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JL Tree Service Inc

Tree Service, Tree Removal, Tree Pruning, & Stump Grinding Northern VA, MD, DC

Welcome to JL Tree Service Inc. We are a tree service & tree removal company located in Fairfax VA and service the entire Washington DC Metropolitan area including Northern VA, Maryland, & Washington DC. Our company has provided outstanding tree service since 1975. We have many repeat residential, commercial, and government customers in the area. You can be assured that we are fully insured, licensed, accredited, and certified. I would like to personally welcome you to explore our company as we have many years of experience in the tree service industry. We stand behind our work and ensure to serve our customers with the highest degree of professionalism.

JL Tree Service is family owned & operated

Tree Service & Removal Northern VA

Tree Removal & Tree Pruning by ANSI Standards

Here at JL Tree Service Inc, we provide Free Estimates from our Certified Arborists – MEET THE TEAM!  We promise to put our customers needs first. Each of us are dedicated to providing the best customer service, excellent tree service, and highly value your property and trees. Since we are one of the few TCIA Accredited tree care companies in Northern VA, you can be assured you are hiring the best of the best. We ensure a safety first program, have weekly safety meetings, and follow all industry standards such as field safety practices, and ANSI A300 pruning methods for tree service and tree removal.

JL Tree Service Inc provides many Services

Tree Removal includes removing a dead, dying, hazardous, storm damaged, or improper located tree from your property. Generally all the wood and debris are hauled away using a chipper and flatbed, however, sometimes home owners request to keep the wood for firewood.

Tree Pruning & Trimming includes using ANSI standard methods to properly prune your trees. There are 4 main types of tree pruning. Crown cleaning is pruning out the deadwood or diseased limbs in the canopy. Crown thinning is lightly pruning out the interior limbs, crossing and rubbing limbs in the canopy. This is usually done to increase light in the yard for grass, and help wind to better flow through the canopy to decrease the chances of storm damage. Crown Raising is elevating the low limbs to provide clearance for many reasons and increase visibility. Crown Reduction is lightly thinning out the top of a tree to reduce the overall height and size of the top of the canopy – this does not include topping.

Stump Removal includes using a stump machine to grind out a stump. This can be an existing stump or from a tree removal. There is usually an extra charge to haul the stump grindings away, most of the time the stump grindings are backfilled in the hole. Most of the time, where a stump was ground out, another tree can be planted in the same hole.

Crane Rental Service includes renting our operator and cranes for tasks such as A/C units, setting trusses for new homes, lifting compressors or generators, etc.

Mulch Supply includes organic quality double shredded mulch. We process all of our tree and wood material that we take away from our customers properties. Our mulch is top quality since there is no dirt, stumps, or trash in the product.

Service Areas – We serve the entire DC Metropolitan Area

  • Northern VA – Alexandria, Annandale, Arlington, Burke, Centreville, Chantilly, Clifton, Dunn Loring, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Falls Church, Fort Belvoir, Great Falls, Herndon, Lorton, Mclean, Oakton, Reston, Springfield, Vienna
  • Southern MD – Montgomery & PG Counties
  • Washington DC – NW, NE, SW, SE, & Georgetown

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Recent Posts

  • Testimonial Customer in Falls Church VA

    March 2015

     John, Your men just left and I wanted to tell you they did a great job. They were polite and worked hard the whole time they were here. Please pass on my remarks to their supervisor. You, too, were polite and professional. Thanks JL will get my future business for sure.

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  • Great Job! Angies List Super Service Award 2014

    March 2015

    JL Tree Service, for the 4th year in a row, has achieved the Angie’s List Super Service Award.  Great job JL Tree Service Inc!

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  • Tree Service Springfield VA

    March 2015

    A customer from yesterday was very happy with the tree crew, great job guys! Sean, Your guys trimmed a tree for me yesterday.  Just wanted you (and all of J&L) to know that they did a terrific job.  The crew was very professional, very customer oriented, and hard-working.  They represented J&L well.  Special tribute to […]

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  • Crane Rental Service

    March 2015

    JL Tree Service Inc has 2 38 Ton Cranes to set A/C sets or trusses for commercial companies or residents. We have 1 Altec and 1 Terex crane. Give us a call, we have very competitive pricing for our crane rentals. For many years, JL Tree Service has offer crane rental services. We use our […]

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  • Emergency Tree Removal from House

    February 2015

    The most recent high wind storm caused numerous trees to uproot and fall onto houses.  JL Tree Service Inc specializes in emergency tree services such as this.  Sometimes, our crane cannot be used to help remove a tree off a house because the distance is too far.  Therefore, the tree experts must use their creativity […]

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  • Better Business Bureau
  • Certified Arborist
  • International Society of Arboriculture
  • TCIA Voice of Tree Care
  • CTSP - Tree Care Industry Association - Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • Accredited - Tree Care Industry Association