These Tree Cutting Tips Could Save Your Life

Do you have a large tree looming over your house. You may be tempted to remove it yourself so that it doesn’t fall on your house. However, are you really confident that you can keep the tree from falling on your house after chopping it down? The best course of action is to call a professional tree removal service. However, it certainly still is possible to do on your own.

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If you decide to go this route, make sure to have a plan and be careful. Accidents often happen in a matter of seconds. At this point, there is no time to think, only to react. In this video, you will learn how to avoid these accidents.

Setback is an accident that occurs when a tree unexpectedly falls backwards. This can be dangerous for anyone nearby. This can also be dangerous to your property if you are trying to get the tree to fall away from your house. Generally, setback occurs when a tree is back-leaning. Therefore, you will want to identify lean ahead of time. Then use wedges to compensate for the lean. You can also use a rope to guide the fall.


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