# 5 - Taking or Leaving Materials?
Much of the labour involved in tree work is having to remove the wood and brush from your property. The more our crew has to touch each piece of wood (and the further they have to walk with it), the more it will cost in labour. If we remove the wood and brush, we use one our chippers to grind it up. Chippers are costly machines and having that equipment on site also increases the cost.Read More