Welcome to Whitmire Outdoor Living

we would love to meet you and discuss your needs

Trust us with all your landscaping needs in Castle Hill

Regardless of your needs, you can trust us to deliver them promptly, efficiently, and conveniently. Give us a call now!

More than just cutting down trees

tree cutting Castle HillWe don’t just cut down trees in Castle Hill; Whitmire Outdoor Living offers a full range of tree maintenance and plant life management services in the Hills District, such as; tree pruning, vegetation management along roads and rail corridors, powerline clearing, mowing, slashing, premises maintenance and root barrier setup.

To provide these services in a progressively sophisticated industry, the Whitmire Outdoor Living technique is simple: Integrate extremely trained specialists with a modern fleet of specialized plant and equipment supported by rigorous interactive management systems to deliver high quality services for our customers.

Continuous partnerships with our client base of government, utilities, road and rail operators and facility managers is our aim and we have been achieving this since 1992.

The right ingredients for success

Our team: With over 70 extremely experienced employees and subcontractors trained in the current industry standards and best practices, you know your job is in capable hands.

Specialized devices: From insulated elevating work platforms to entire tree chippers, four wheel drive stump mills to purpose constructed crane trucks and ride on lawn mowers to root cutters, our extensive fleet of specialized plant and equipment means we have the resources to complete even the largest and most complicated jobs.

Systems with the consumer in mind!: Envision having a window into your professionals’ business; having the ability to access quotes and invoices, accept and track jobs and perform desk top audits at a time that suits you from the comfort of your office. With Whitmire Outdoor Living’s ingenious systems we offer just that!

All of this supported by our sophisticated quality, OH&S; and ecological management system designed to deliver consumer focused services with a risk management method to safety and ecological issues to ensure that your exposure to risk is well handled.

Providing you peace of mind

Whilst our team abide by sophisticated risk management processes we still keep various insurance plans for those unpredicted occurrences to ensure adequate protection of ourselves and our client.

Playing an active role in Castle Hill’s Arboriculture industry

Whitmire Outdoor Living is committed to maintaining the greatest arboriculture standards.

Whitmire Outdoor Living plays an active role in the industry through our memberships, sponsorships and management of numerous industry organisations.

We partner with Hills Emergency Plumbing Pros to provide water-efficient planting solutions across the Hills District.

We have fulfilled the strict membership requirements set by some of these organisations and this is just another way our customers can be assured of our reliability, competence and safety.

At Whitmire Outdoor Living we believe that our team need a consistent, organised risk management method to deliver excellent results. Our systems deliver all of this and so a lot more.

As a valued consumer we will provide you with your own secure login to access our interactive web enabled operating system through any web web browser. It’s convenient, simple and enables greater capability to track and manage your task.

Whitmire Outdoor Living’s integrated management system has attained third party certification from SAI Global Assurance Services as satisfying the requirements of

• ISO 9001:2000 quality

• AS 4801:2001 occupational health and safety

• ISO 14001:2004 environmental management

Our Services in Castle Hill

• Tree Maintenance

Tree pruning or removal either separately, in groups or as part of a program; stump grinding, root pruning and root barrier setup.

Our certified and experienced arborists together with our fleet of specialized plant and equipment will prune or eliminate your tree/s in accordance with Australian Standard AS 4373-2007 Pruning Amenity Trees, Workcover Tree Work Code of Practice and WorkCover Work Near Overhead Powerlines Code of Practice.

We have certified dogmen, crane and elevated work platform operators to remove big trees in difficult positions. All tree waste is processed into recyclable leaf mulch using our fleet of wood chippers.

Our range of stump grinders| means we can quickly remove big difficult stumps from websites with minimal access. We also have root cutters and personnel experienced with the setup of root barriers.

• Powerline Vegetation Clearing

Pruning and removing trees to keep clearances to overhead powerlines and electrical infrastructure

We can look after all of your powerline vegetation  cleaning requirements with our insulated elevating work platforms that meet the requirements of AS 1418.10, purpose constructed tip trucks and wood chippers and ground line slashing devices paired with our certified and experienced CATT (close approach tree trimming) personnel authorized by Energy Australia and Rail Corporation NSW.

Contact us today to find out more about our services or to get a quote.

• Grounds Maintenance Solutions

Cutting, slashing and generalresidential or commercial property maintenance activities

Our fleet of specialised plant and equipment consists of flail and commercial lawn mowers. Whether it be ground line slashing under powerlines, clearing around poles or substations, easement clearing or grounds mowing we have the right devices and skilled personnel for the application.

• Vegetation Management

Handling vegetation along roads, electrical easements and rail corridors utilising a range of approaches

Vegetation management along roads, fire routes and rail corridors is our specialty. With our specialised elevating work platforms, crane trucks, hi-rail tip trucks and wood chippers and our team of extremely knowledgeable arborists and industrial rope access professionals, we have the competence and resources to complete even the most complicated jobs.

Keep In Mind: Industrial Rope Access is a safe system of work for difficult access sites such as cliff faces, rock cuttings along roadway & rail corridors, structures, dams and bridges.

Contact us today to find out more about our services or to get a quote.

• 24 Hour Emergency Service throughout the Hills District

We are committed to providing 24 Hour Emergency Assistance to our customers. That means you can call our emergency number, any time of the day, any day of the year and be guaranteed quick, effective and dependable response from among our dedicated Area Managers who will dispatch a crew of extremely experienced specialists to resolve your emergency.

• Arborist Consulting and Reports

Whitmire Outdoor Living has established tactical alliances with a number of consulting arborists throughout our service area for the benefit of our customers.

Our Devices

We have a series of equipment to help us in our daily activities including;

1. Elevated Work Platforms

Our fleet of insulated and electrically evaluated elevating work platforms (EWP) is particularly designed for close approach tree trimming (CATT) around live electrical infrastructure.

Tree maintenance and removal in the metropolitan environment needs operators to continuously work around overhead electrical infrastructure and with our specialised devices we perform this work in the safest possible method. To further ensure the safe performance of our devices, electrical testing of all EWP is performed on a 6 monthly basis. All EWP meet the requirements of Australian Standard AS/NZS 1418.10-2004 Cranes, Hoists and Winches Part 10 Elevating Work Platforms.

2. Insulated Devices

All EWP are geared up with insulated electrically evaluated hydraulic long reach chainsaws and pulling sticks particularly designed for close approach tree trimming, (CATT) around live electrical infrastructure.

Ride On Lawn mowers

With our fleet of ride on lawn mowers, our team makes performing your grounds maintenance easy, quick and safe. All our ride on lawn mowers are fitted with ROPS, o% grade capability low emissions etc.

3. Crane Trucks

Crane trucks provide greater efficiency and enhanced safety in removing trees.

With their capacity to raise big loads and therefore minimizing our teams’ exposure to manual handling injuries whilst processing tree waste on the ground. Whitmire Outdoor Living has a 6 tonne truck mounted crane with telescopic reach of 15 metres. The crane is mounted on a bogie drive truck with a 25m3 tipping body.

4. Tip Trucks

Covered tip trucks are used to tow wood chippers and gather leaf mulch in a safe way that reduces any contamination.

All tip trucks have purpose constructed canopies designed to safely contain Leaf Mulch and Wood Chip whilst allowing airflow and minimizing dust causing air pollution. We have a range of tip trucks that range from 7m3 to 25m3 capacity to perform any job big or small.

5. Root Cutter

In a continuously developing urban environment root barriers have become an important technique in preserving the consistency of trees and infrastructure.

The Whitmire Outdoor Living root cutter is specifically designed to cut a narrow trench through earth whilst neatly cutting roots to permit the setup of root barrier.

6. Wood Chippers

We have a range of wood chippers that range from 225mm to 500mm capacity.

All our wood chippers are fitted with the current safety functions and meet the requirements of Australian Design Standards. As an added safety function, we ensure that a choice of our wood chippers are fitted with winches to minimize manual handling injuries.

If you need the best services that you can not find anywhere else, contact us today to find out more about us or to get a complimentary quote.

 

who we are

Whitmire Outdoor Living is your premier contractor for all your gardening and landscaping needs in the Hills District of Sydney.

We also provide Landscaping Services in:

Baulkham Hills, Glenhaven, Cherrybrook, West Pennant Hills, North Rocks, Bella Vista, Kellyville, Winston Hills, Beecroft, Dural