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Appointments reported as missed (6 months) 0
Average score 9.46
24 reviews
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Out on a Limb is a professional and qualified tree surgery company. We are based in Hertford and cover all areas within 40 miles.

We provide a complete range of tree surgery services and hold NPTC Chainsaw Licensing and £1m insurance for your peace of mind in knowing that you are dealing with a safe and reliable company.

We go out of our way to make sure that our customers are happy with the work that is taking place on site and offer professional service at the best price.

Our services include:

  • Tree felling including stump grinding and removal
  • Crown thinning, lifting and reduction
  • Tree pollarding, crown work and dead wooding
  • Sectional felling
  • Tree reductions
  • Hedge maintenance
  • Shaping
  • Storm damage
  • Pollarding
  • Crown cleaning
  • Pruning
  • Fencing



  • NPTC Level 2 Certificate of Competence in Chainsaw and Related Operations
  • NPTC Level 2 Certificate of Competence to Climb Trees and Perform Aerial Rescue
  • NPTC Use of a Chainsaw from a Rope and Harness

All waste is recycled and we are always considerate to your neighbours, your property and any members of the public nearby.

We can provide other services not listed above, and offer free quotes and estimates. Please visit our web site for more info,

Please contact us today to discuss your requirements or for free friendly, professional and helpful advice. We look forward to hearing from you.

Based in

Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG13 7WS

Works in

Hertford, Buntingford, Harpenden, Hertfordshire and surrounding counties, London, St Albans, Stevenage, Ware