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Posted: Oct 23, 2007 5:20 pm
 
Anybody recommend anyone?
Any thoughts on anybody that sucks?
Posted: Oct 23, 2007 6:10 pm
 
Do you just need a tree cut down or trimmed?
If so, Lynoid McLean is honest and quick...not cheap but very good.
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Posted: Oct 23, 2007 7:28 pm
 
Don't call Harrison Tree Service.
Posted: Oct 23, 2007 7:29 pm
 
Trees to be trimmed back from house, probably 3 trees total.

Tree surgery is big money.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 3:05 pm
 
Whatever you do, don't use the meth-head guy who drives around midtown in a red van offering to cut the limbs away from your roof for $100. He does work FAST, but he leaves a fucking mess behind. My wife fell for it, and I noticed piles of tree limbs all over Cooper-Young the next day, so I guess a lot of other people did too.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 3:30 pm
 
Tree surgery is big money.

Weird. I wonder why the guy who used to have my phone number is so far in debt. I get 3 kinds of calls for this guy. People wanting trees trimmed, bill collectors and notices that his kid ain't in school. A real credit to the community, this guy.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 3:51 pm
 
Whatever you do, don't use the meth-head guy who drives around midtown in a red van
Is he missing his front teeth? I think I've dealt with him. Lettuce Knot is absolutely right about him. Avoid at all costs, even to the point of getting the shotgun out to run him off.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 4:13 pm
 
Didn't check his teeth, but he's got a scrawny pony-tail (always a bad sign) and his girlfriend hangs out in the van while he hacks away with chainsaw and trimmer. He sweats like a mo. I'm still pulling severed limbs (tree) from my trees and hedges. Doesn't help that he showed up at dusk. By the time he finished it was dark and I couldn't really see how bad it was.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 5:00 pm
 
I think that guy lives across the street from me.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 7:41 pm
 
you mean the tent across from you in overton park?
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 8:17 pm
 
I was talking about my home, NOT the place you go to for anonymous gay sex.
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 9:57 pm | Edited by: eric o
 
right, your home, the tent!

not the the upstairs mens bathroom at the mall, dude!
Posted: Oct 24, 2007 10:34 pm
 
We just used Davey Tree and they were pretty good:
http://www.davey.com/
Posted: Oct 25, 2007 3:03 am
 
Don't use "Dr Ugly Tree Service" either. They dropped huge limbs on my house, hit the posts of my porch backing out and did a poor job trimming back branches. On the plus side, they did clean up the yard and fix the damage.
Posted: Oct 26, 2007 3:32 am
 
I thought I already posted this, but you should call my friend Bob. He does all types of landscaping things. He'll come over and give you a quote, and if it's beyond his abilities, he'll tell you honestly. Tell him I sent you. 652-0876.

Given that I usually post early in the morning, it's not unlikely that I posted in some totally unrelated thread...
Posted: Oct 26, 2007 4:26 pm
 
Jones Bros. Tree and Landscape is really good 377-8733.
Posted: Oct 28, 2007 12:31 am
 
Lynoid McLean is honest and quick

He came over this morning and gave me a quote. Expensive, but cheaper than I expected. I was like "Jeff Golightly, recommended you, a british guy", and he says "yeah, they all know me".

Nice Charles Bronson mustache too.
Posted: Oct 30, 2007 4:27 am
 
Lynoid McLean is honest and quick


he did a real nice job and fast, too. he\'s got a big group of dudes who work for him, and they cleaned up the yard, too.
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