After a tree removal, it will leave you with an unpleasant looking stump. You will want to remove the stump as it presents safety hazards to you and your family and occupies a good space that you can use. Some homeowners assume that they can grind the stump on your own. In fact, it is more practical and safe to hire an expert to do stump grinding Blacksoil.
Why not do it on your own?
You may be able to grind the stump on your own. However, if you do not have the expertise to do the process, it will cost you a lot of time and effort. Also, the task will require you to use specialized tools for stump grinding. You can rent a stump grinder for around $80 to $200 a day or you can buy your own grinder that will cost you thousands of dollars.
These tools require special skills and you need to know how to safely use the equipment. You will need to wear safety gears such as jumpsuit, goggles, boots and gloves to protect yourself from flying debris. If you haven’t used a grinder, it may take you long to finish the job.
When hiring an arborist
When you hire a tree arborist to get rid of the stump, you will not just get a professional stump grinder, but their equipment too. They will remove the stump, saving you more time and money. The cost of getting rid of stumps will depend on the diameter of the tree which is around $100 to $170.
So which process seem better? If you are thinking of doing it on your own, you may want to consider the advantages of hiring a professional.