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Tree Removal in Calgary

When it comes to maintaining a healthy and safe landscape, tree removal is an essential service that homeowners, property managers, and municipalities should consider. The process involves cutting down, removing, and disposing of a tree that has become hazardous, diseased, or dead.


Stubborn Stumps provides professional tree removal services, taking care of all the necessary steps from start to finish, and ensuring that your property is left looking its best. Lets take a look at the different factors that influence the tree removal process, and how Stubborn Stumps can help you get the best results.

Why Tree Removal is Necessary

There are several reasons why a tree might need to be removed, including:

  • The tree has become diseased or infected, and is posing a threat to other trees or plants in the area.

  • The tree has grown too large, and its roots are damaging sidewalks, driveways, or other structures on your property.

  • The tree is dead or dying, and poses a potential hazard to people or property if it were to fall over.

  • The tree is blocking important views or sun exposure, or is simply in the way of new growth or development.


Regardless of the reason, Stubborn Stumps has the experience and equipment necessary to safely and effectively remove the tree, leaving you with a cleaner, safer, and healthier landscape.

Steps Involved in Tree Removal

The tree removal process involves several steps:

  • Assessment and Planning: Before any work can begin, the Stubborn Stumps team will assess the tree, the surrounding area, and any potential obstacles or hazards. They'll then develop a plan for removing the tree safely and effectively, taking into account any special considerations, such as the proximity of power lines or other structures.

  • Cutting Down the Tree: Using specialized equipment, Stubborn Stumps will carefully cut down the tree, making sure to avoid any damage to nearby structures or plants.

  • Removal of the Tree and Debris: Once the tree is down, the Stubborn Stumps team will remove the tree and any associated debris, such as branches and trunk wood.

  • Clean-Up: To leave your property looking its best, the Stubborn Stumps team will perform a thorough clean-up, removing any remaining debris, and leaving the area neat and tidy.


Stubborn Stumps takes care of all aspects of the tree removal process, so you don't have to worry about anything. With our years of experience and expertise, we'll ensure that the job is done safely, efficiently, and to your complete satisfaction.

Benefits of Professional Tree Removal Services

There are many benefits to hiring Stubborn Stumps for your tree removal needs, including:

  • Safety: By working with a professional tree removal company, you can be confident that the job will be done safely, minimizing the risk of injury to yourself or others.

  • Experience and Expertise: Stubborn Stumps has years of experience in the tree removal industry

  • Time-Saving: By taking care of the entire process from start to finish, Stubborn Stumps can save you time and hassle, allowing you to focus on other aspects of your property.

  • Cost-Effective: By removing the tree safely and efficiently, Stubborn Stumps can help you save money on potential damage to structures or other trees on your property.

  • Clean-Up: By leaving the area clean and tidy, Stubborn Stumps can help you maintain a beautiful and well-maintained landscape, adding value to your property.

  • Support a local small business in your community.

Our Methods of Tree Removal Services

a felled birch tree

Tree Felling

Often the simplest method for the experienced arborist is tree felling. Knowing the how and why of felling takes experience and is often best left in the hands of the professionals.

Arborist climbing up a poplar tree

Tree Climbing

Another method is climbing, in which we climb the tree and take it down piece by piece. This is best used for tight areas between buildings or whenever space is limited.

Tree removal underway with use of arborist lift

Lift or Bucket Truck

A lift or bucket truck is one safer options available. The type of equipment used will depend on the application and site conditions. Great for hazardous tree removals.

During the initial consultation the best method for tree removal will be determined using the property conditions and risks in mind.  We also take care of the disposal of the tree and can also offer services that work within budget limitations or for the DIYer, such as knocking the tree down for you to process and clean up, saving you money.

why choose us?

Stubborn stumps strives to among the top tree care and stump grinding companies in Calgary, Alberta and surrounding areas. We pride ourselves on great customer service, quality workmanship and fair pricing. Our experienced professionals have safely removed hundreds of Trees in and around Calgary and Southern Alberta. 

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