DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA - Tree Services

DEKALB TREE SERVICE

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929 McLendon DriveDecatur, GA 30033

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TREE REMOVAL TRIMMING LOT CLEARING AND STUMP GRINDING, WE ALSO PICK UP LOGS AND HAUL THEM 28YRS EXPERIENCE LISCENSED AND FULLY INSURED WITH WORKERS COMPENSATION.

We offer 24 hour EMERGENCY service!

Services We Offer:
Tree Removal
Storm Damage Cleanup
Tree Pruning
Log Removal
Chipping
Stump Grinding
Grading
Gutter Cleaning
Animal Rescue
Crane Services
Insurance Claims
Free Estimates

Removal Work

  • Bobcat Service
  • Chipping
  • Dangerous & Difficult Jobs
  • Demolition
  • Excavations
  • Fire Clearances
  • General Removal Work
  • Hauling
  • Lot Clearings
  • Road Clearing
  • Shrub & Hedge Removal
  • Stump Grinding & Root Grinding
  • Tree Removal

Residential Services

  • Arborist
  • Clean-Ups
  • Design Work
  • Disease Control
  • Estate Management
  • Insect Control
  • Tree Care & Pruning

Commercial Services

  • Apartments & Condos
  • Cemeteries
  • General Commercial Services
  • Golf Courses
  • Homeowner Associations
  • Industrial Areas
  • Municipalities & Schools
  • Offices
  • Parks & Recreation

Hours of Operation

  • MON
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm
  • TUE
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm
  • WED
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm
  • THU
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm
  • FRI
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm
  • SAT
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm
  • SUN
  • 6:00am
  • 10:00pm

* 24-Hour Service Available

Payments Accepted

  • American Express
  • Debit Card
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Personal Checks
  • Visa

Year Established

1978

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Wil use again, 3/06/2016

We lost a giant pine tree in a storm last month, and we were concerned that the roots of a larger pine right beside it had been damaged. We hired Dekalb Tree Service to remove the pine and grind the... stump of the tree that had fallen. They gave us a fair estimate and seemed much more knowledgeable than the other guys we talked to. The crew arrived earlier than promised, worked quickly, and cleaned up our yard beautifully. Our tree was in a fairly tight space between our house and three sets of power and cable lines, but it didn't faze them a bit. It was amazing to watch the guys in the trees work. (Our neighbor had a pine removed at the same time.) While I did not enjoy spending a lot of money on tree removal, I thought it was worth every penny, and I'd hire them again in a second.

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Great Work, 3/05/2016

Keith's team was professional, quick, efficient and neat. They removed four trees, ground the stumps, and did a great clean up job. And the price was great too.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  service_hound

Reviews: 2

Worst Service Ever

Booked first appointment and they arrived after 3:30 with no apology, only finger pointing. Worked until pitch black. Left a mess. Did not even have an invoice when asked for payment. Don't be fooled by Keith's folksy ways. You will never see him again, and the rest of the crew are rude amateurs. No ear protection nor face shields. Dropping large pieces into garden. Took a chunk out of neighbors fence. Horrible. Don't let Lamar on your property.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  Johnnyelliot

Reviews: 2

Wil use again

We lost a giant pine tree in a storm last month, and we were concerned that the roots of a larger pine right beside it had been damaged. We hired Dekalb Tree Service to remove the pine and grind the stump of the tree that had fallen. They gave us a fair estimate and seemed much more knowledgeable than the other guys we talked to. The crew arrived earlier than promised, worked quickly, and cleaned up our yard beautifully. Our tree was in a fairly tight space between our house and three sets of power and cable lines, but it didn't faze them a bit. It was amazing to watch the guys in the trees work. (Our neighbor had a pine removed at the same time.) While I did not enjoy spending a lot of money on tree removal, I thought it was worth every penny, and I'd hire them again in a second.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  boschtb

Reviews: 1

Great Work

Keith's team was professional, quick, efficient and neat. They removed four trees, ground the stumps, and did a great clean up job. And the price was great too.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  Eagle1969

Reviews: 1

Sad, very sad

DeKalb Tree Service took down a neighbor's large oak tree. I offered my driveway as a parking and staging area for their large crew to keep them out of the busy street. I moved my vehicles and they took up my space all day. I asked if I may have some firewood and said that I would take all they would give me. They indicated that I could have the firewood and ask me what size I would like it cut. To show my appreciation I kept their large crew supplied all day with bottled juices and water on ice. I was given about dozen pieces of cut wood, what would fit in one scoop of a bob cat, and was shocked when they drove away with a huge, and I mean huge, supply of nice cut up oak firewood. My bottled juices and water cost more then the small amount of wood that they left me was worth. I felt very used. They may be fine at taking down a tree, but they do not treat others right.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  izascleaning

Reviews: 1

Honest, Reliable, Reasonable

Great Job, Keith. Appreciate the professional way you did our back yard. Great cleanup after the job too. I recommend you very highly.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  sarasmile2013

Reviews: 1

Average Price but experience was worth it

Excellent professional service. Removed a large tree in 1/2 their estimated time. Left our yard/roof cleaner than they found it.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  jjazz093

Reviews: 1

Do not hesitate to give them a call

This is more about service than price, and out of the four companies I contacted Dekalb Tree Service was quick (primary objective), reasonable and did a great job cleaning up after a hazard tree issue. High five to Keith, Sheldon and the crew.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  SimbaGabby

Reviews: 9

Great Job at the Right Price

This was the lowest by far of 4 estimates to cut down 3 pine trees close to the house. I was a bit nervous about using the lowest bid and reading a few negative reviews, but 2 neighbors highly recommended them, so I went with it and have no regrets. They did a super job in half the time other companies estimated. They did reschedule once, but that was not a problem for me. They took down part of a fence to get the Bobcat in to haul off the large trunk pieces, but were very careful not to damage the grass lawn areas. They blew off the roof, lawn, driveway and street so everything was clean as a whistle when they left. They even pruned a couple of limbs on the power service line for free. They hauled away all debris and ground one stump. The next lowest price estimate I got for the same work was 60% higher than DeKalb.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  bmelton

Reviews: 1

Definitely would use again

Keith, the owner, came out and gave us a very respectable estimate for what we wanted done. His crew led by Dave, crew supervisor, came out and was very helpful in making suggestion on how to remove the lower canopy of the trees. They removed a tree that was hit by lightening and others that posed a definite hazard. They lowered every limb and trunk by rope and did not damage the lawn or any other surrounding areas. They also did a great job in there clean up after the work was done. I would definitely call this company back. Every one of the workers was polite and very knowledgeable in there job. And ..... no, I am not a friend nor a relative ... just a satisfied customer. Bob M Stone Mountain, GA

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  jophish17

Reviews: 1

Money first, commitments second

I had DeKalb Tree come out about a month ago to give and estimate for removing a couple of large fractured limbs that were hanging over our kitchen. I chose DeKalb Tree based off of these generally good Kudzu reviews. The estimate came in a bit higher than I expected (disclaimer: this was my first time pricing such work) so we admittedly drug out feet a bit to get a feel for the market rate before finally scheduling an appointment for this past week. Two hours before the scheduled appointment, we got a call saying they couldn't come out that day because they had emergency work that took priority. Really? I just decided to start over and find yet another company - I can't be bothered to spend my money on a company that can't honor an appointment because there are more lucrative jobs out there. If that's the game they want to play, that is fine, but they have to be prepared to lose business and if this is something that would bother you I recommend looking elsewhere.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  leschreiber

Reviews: 19

Outstanding Service!

Keith, Randy and their crew were super friendly, professional, quick and did a fantastic job trimming two trees in our back yard. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend DeKalb Tree Service for your tree-trimming needs!

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  DearbornPark

Reviews: 1

Excellent work!

We received a free estimate within 24 hours of our call. Prices were fantastic! Best out of 3 quotes we received. While there was a minor hiccup with scheduling, once we locked it in, DTS showed up on time, got right to work, and finished in record speed. They cut down two trees in my front yard. No damage to the house, cleaned up afterwards, and my yard looks better than it did before they came! Really professional and reasonable. Would definitely recommend!

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  concernedmom1

Reviews: 1

Choose a different tree service

Called dekalb tree to remove a tree that was leaning against the porch after a storm. They first quoted $7500. When my insurance agent told me that sounded like price gouging (as did two other tree companies who came out to give me estimates for other work i was having done), they lowered the price to $4500, which the agent said was still gouging. But because I am a single mother and was scared and upset, the agent reluctantly agreed. They did ok with removing the tree but had agreed to grind the stump and didn't. Two months later they came asking for a check but still hadn't ground the stump even after i called. Again I was told they would grind the stump and they didn't show up. They came when I wasn't home and harassed my teenage children for payment, even though the work wasn't completed. They have since been paid but the stump is still there. As a single mom, I clearly still have a lot to learn about how shady businesses take advantage of women who don't know any better. My advise - use a different tree company. Their practices are unethical.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  sjajeh

Reviews: 5

A Bit Disappointed

Their arborist was good, and they did the job quickly. But, they did not clean up as well as I would have liked (or as they promised). Also, they busted my fig tree that was in process of growing - when I asked him what happened, he answered "Oh, we broke that," like it was no big deal. I also don't care writing checks to the owner's name vs a business - feels like something shady is going on, vis-a-vis tax. Not sure I would use them again.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  eshopper

Reviews: 2

Easy Tree Limb Removal

Very pleased with DTS - reasonable (free) estimate, gave honest opinion and didn't try to oversell, got us on the schedule quickly and were very good about communicating weather condition concerns (completely warranted)that delayed the removal. Great clean up afterwards, friendly service, and extremely easy payment process. Will definitely call them again in the future if we need to.

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DEKALB TREE SERVICE - Decatur, GA -  Hillsdale

Reviews: 2

AWESOME JOB!!

Got to me quickly, both for the estimate and work. Very competitive price. In backyard, cut down 3 trees, trimmed back 3 more, one a difficult job over neighbor's roof. Cleaned up nicely. Highly recommended.

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