The Ultimate Guide To Trimming Your Own Bushes

The Ultimate Guide To Trimming Your Own Bushes


This website uses Cookies for an enhanced user experience, social media sharing and Google analytics. The temptation is to keep on trimming when really it’s about crafting the shape of the hedge to produce a highly aesthetic end result. In conclusion, be aware that you’ll probably feel a little awkward and tentative the first time you use a hedge trimmer, but don’t get discouraged.

A well-cared for hedge can be a great hedge trimming asset to any garden and add considerable value to your home. Now that you have the right hedge trimming tools, it’s important that you make sure the interior of the formal shrub receives some light. All of our quotes are FREE and NO OBLIGATION so if you’d like advice and a costing on your hedge cutting work please give us a call on 01626 773499.

It will need to be continued at regular intervals for the first two years after planting, until the hedge holds its shape. Owner Chris Erickson Providing UtahTree Removal, UtahTree Trimming and an organic approach with solutions for both residential & commercial customers.

If you’re unsure of the best time for hedge trimming on your property, give our friendly team a call and we’ll help you out. Start cutting near the bottom on the hedge and work your way up toward the top. Our tree services use qualified arborists who can work with any existing hedge with skill and precision – hedging trees or shrubs into a neat framework for your garden in order to create structure and style.

Cut so that the sides slope slightly inwards; the hedge narrowing a little from base to apex. Neat, trouble free hedges need regular hedge cutting to keep them tidy and manageable. In the case of shrubs that produce berries, such as Cotoneaster and Pyracantha , delay trimming until the berries disappear.