When it comes to tree surgery, it is important to choose a reputable and experienced company. However, it is also important to consider using a local tree surgeon. There are many benefits to using a local tree surgeon in Hampshire, including:

  • Support local businesses: When you use a local tree surgeon, you are supporting businesses in your community. This helps to keep money in the local economy and create jobs.
  • Expertise in local conditions: Local tree surgeons are familiar with the specific conditions in Hampshire, such as the types of trees that grow in the area and the common tree problems that occur. This means that they are better equipped to provide tailored solutions for your trees.
  • Faster response times: Local tree surgeons are typically able to respond to your needs more quickly than national companies. This is because they are not as far away, and they do not have to travel as far to reach your property.
  • Better communication: Local tree surgeons are more likely to be able to communicate with you effectively, as they are familiar with the local language and culture. This can help to ensure that you understand the work that is being done and that your needs are being met.

How to Find a Reputable Local Tree Surgeon in Hampshire

If you are looking for a reputable local tree surgeon in Hampshire, there are a few things you can do:

  • Ask for recommendations: Ask your friends, family, and neighbors if they can recommend a tree surgeon. They may have had a good experience with a local company that they can recommend to you.
  • Check online reviews: Read online reviews of local tree surgeons to get an idea of their reputation (you can see our Google reviews below). Pay attention to the types of services they offer, their pricing, and their customer service.
  • Get quotes from multiple companies: Once you have a few companies in mind, get quotes from each of them. This will help you to compare prices and services. You can find the cost of average local tree services on our services page. These are provided by Checkatrade.
  • Make sure the company is insured: Make sure the company you choose is insured in case of any accidents or damage to your property.
  • Ask about the company’s experience: Ask the company how long they have been in business and how many tree surgeons they have on staff. This will give you an idea of their experience and expertise.

By following these tips, you can find a reputable local tree surgeon in Hampshire who can provide you with the services you need at a competitive price.

Additional Benefits of Choosing a Local Tree Surgeon

In addition to the benefits listed above, there are a few other reasons why you may want to choose a local tree surgeon:

  • Local tree surgeons are more likely to be environmentally conscious. They are aware of the local ecosystem, and they will take steps to protect it when they are working on your trees.
  • Local tree surgeons are more likely to be involved in the community. They may be members of local organisations, or they may volunteer their time to help with local projects.

If you are looking for a tree surgeon who is passionate about their work and who cares about your community, then a local tree surgeon is a great option.


Choosing a local tree surgeon is a great way to get the best possible service for your trees. By following the tips in this blog post, you can find a reputable local tree surgeon who can provide you with the services you need at a competitive price.

If you have any tree-related questions, do get in touch, and we will be happy to help.

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Julie Crawford
Julie Crawford
Very professional and tidy job completed had two conifer trees reduced, a fruit tree cut back and a small tree removed would definitely recommend
S Serespo
S Serespo
It was a very good experience from meeting Tom to get an estimate a to finalise the job. The boys were very polite and professional. Nothing was a problem from them. The job was finished very nicely and they left the area very tidy. Thank you
Dan Lock
Dan Lock
Had my large willow reduced and pruned. Very friendly staff. Thanks
Mike Kendrick
Mike Kendrick
Delighted with the service from this highly professional business. We had a very large tree that needed to be removed as it was causing damage to a building and we are in a conservation area. Mike and his team organised everything, from dealing with the local authority and obtaining permission,to removal of the tree and stump. A complete and hassle free process.Thank you.
Cheryl Diment
Cheryl Diment
Excellent service, very well prices, tidy, work completed as expected and as quoted. Flexible on additional work. Communication was great. Appointment reminders sent. Would highly recommend. Thank you
Gary Aitkins
Gary Aitkins
It was really refreshing to deal with a company that was professional from our first point of contact and then the whole way through the job to conclusion. Great team in the office involved with the arrangements and then continued with the on site team who made sure we were updated on progress throughout the course of the job being carried out. I would highly recommend this company.
We are very pleased with the way in which a problem was dealt with that had occurred from some earlier work in our garden. The South Down Tree Services sent a team very quickly and resolved the issue. Many thanks.
Ian Maclennan
Ian Maclennan
Great work by South Downs Tree Services today. They showed up on time, cracked on with the job, consulted us at all stages and carried out the work carefully and efficiently. Very tidy and cleared up as agreed, leaving the logs we requested. Strongly recommend and will be using them again.
moog 37
moog 37
Professional Polite and very keen to please !! Mike and his team are a credit to the tree surgery trade !!! Thanks Andy