Professional Tree Service Experts serving the city of Lawrence for residential and commercial properties for Tree Removal, Tree Trimming, Stump Grinding and more. Call for a free estimate Your Estimated Stump Removal Costs in Lawrence - 1 Stump(s):This cost is based on specialty equipment requirements and Essex County labor costs for a licensed, bonded, and insured tree service company.
Costs will fluctuate by stump width and additional factors such as city permit requirements. Stump Removal Time: Hours. Start by trimming the stump closer to the ground with a chainsaw.
Dig up any rocks around the base of the stump. Hard debris can damage the blades of the stump grinder.
Keep the equipment in good working order. Dull blades and missing teeth can be an obstacle to removing the stump. Sharpen and replace these parts as needed. Drill Holes in the Stump. Cut off as much of the top of the stump as possible with your chainsaw. Use a 1-inch spade bit with a spade bit extension to drill evenly spaced holes roughly every 6 to 8 inches around the perimeter of the stump.
Make the holes about 12 inches deep and three to four inches back from the Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Aug 31, A tree stump can be removed at any time after the tree is felled, but manual removal is sometimes easier if the stump has aged and dried out somewhat.
If you have the ability to let the stump remain in place for a full year or even two, the dried wood may be easier to cut out than when working on a new stump that is still green.