Hedge Trimming in Bristol


What is hedge trimming?

Hedge trimming is the practice of pruning and shaping hedges. For many people – even those with the right tools – it can seem like a daunting task. Evening it out here and evening it out there can quickly result in a hedge standing at half its intended height.

Here at Bristol Tree Services our team of experts can take away all of the stress for you. From yew hedges to beech hedges, we can do all of the pruning and shaping of hedges that you require.

What are the benefits of hedge trimming?

Beyond aesthetics, there are a number of other hedge trimming benefits.

Boundary definition

Hedges serve as natural boundaries for your property. Trimming them helps define property lines, creating clear and aesthetically pleasing boundaries that separate different areas of your garden or mark the edge of your property.

Privacy and security

A well-maintained hedge can act as a natural privacy screen, shielding your property from your neighbours and reducing noise pollution. It can also enhance security by deterring trespassers and making it more difficult for intruders to access your property. 

Wildlife habitat

A well-managed hedge can provide a habitat for birds, insects, and other wildlife. Trimming helps maintain a balance between the hedge’s aesthetic appeal and its ecological value by ensuring it remains a suitable habitat.

Improved sunlight

Trimming can prevent hedges from becoming too dense, which could otherwise block sunlight from reaching other plants in your garden. This ensures that all your plants receive the necessary light for photosynthesis and growth.

Why are Bristol Tree Services the company to speak to for hedge trimming?

As well as being an ARB Approved Contractor, we also hold CHAS and SMAS Workplace accreditations. We’ve also got many five-star reviews from happy customers we’ve worked with previously.

If you’d like to discuss how our experienced team of professionals can help with hedge trimming, get in touch with our team today.

Really happy to have found Bristol Tree Services. Anthony responded straight away and provided detailed quote which was very competitive (more realistic than one other who was way too high!). Professional and friendly. Would use again and recommend.’
JM Monaco

Phone 01173 320 078
for a no obligation quote

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a no obligation quote

Phone 01173 320 078
for a no obligation quote

Email us for
a no obligation quote


Our other Tree Surgery Services

We offer a variety of tree surgery services and we don’t consider any job too small. Our team of tree surgeons recycle 100% of our waste as either fire logs or wood chip for bio fuel.

Crown Thinning

Our arborists remove a portion of smaller branches, typically at the outer crown of the tree.

Tree Bracing

Our Bristol arborists are qualified to fit and maintain rigid and flexible tree bracing.

Crown Lifting

Our team remove the lowest branches or prepare lower branches for future removal.

Emergency Tree Works

Our trained tree surgeons are available 24 hours, 365 days a year for emergency tree work.


Our Bristol arborists provide tree services to large organisations across the whole UK.

Tree Reductions

The Bristol Tree Services team reduce the height and/or spread of the crown of a tree.

Tree Removal

Sometimes due to condition, size or location of a tree; removal is the only option left.

Stump Grinding

When a trained arborist removes the stump of a tree when it is below ground level.


Speak with one of our Bristol Tree Surgeons 

01173 320 078
07985 285 157

Please contact Bristol Tree Services today for a free, no-obligation quote. If you’re a commercial contractor and wish to see our fixed priced services then please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Every tree surgeon in our Bristol team is not only vastly experienced, but also friendly and happy to help with any tree surgery query you may have.

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Qualified and professional Arborists based in Bristol

Here at Bristol Tree Services all of our tree surgeons are extremely professional and hold the correct accreditations. Health and safety is a top priority for all of our arborists and you can always expect a safe and efficient service from us.

All works are carried out to BS3998, using AFAG guidelines. We are also registered waste carriers and try to recycle 100% of our waste as either fire logs or wood chip for Bio Fuel.

We are Bristol’s local Tree Surgeon, offering a variety of tree surgery services to domestic and commercial customers in Bristol and the surrounding areas.