Welcome to Whitmire Outdoor Living

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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 greenery 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 an increasingly sophisticated industry, the Whitmire Outdoor Living approach is simple: Combine highly trained experts with a modern-day fleet of specialized plant and equipment supported by strenuous interactive management systems to deliver high quality services for our clients.

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

The right components for success

Our team: With over 70 highly knowledgeable employees and subcontractors trained in the most recent industry requirements and best practices, you know your task is in capable hands.

Specialized equipment: 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 detailed fleet of specialized plant and equipment means we have the resources to finish even the largest and most intricate tasks.

Systems with the customer in mind!: Imagine having a window into your specialists’ business; being able to access quotes and billings, accept and track tasks and carry out desk top audits at a time that suits you from the comfort of your office. With Whitmire Outdoor Living’s innovative systems we provide just that!

All of this supported by our sophisticated quality, OH&S; and ecological management system developed to deliver customer focused services with a risk management approach to safety and ecological problems to guarantee that your direct exposure to risk is well managed.

Offering you assurance

Whilst our team stick to sophisticated risk management processes we still maintain various insurance plans for those unpredicted occurrences to guarantee sufficient protection of ourselves and our client.

Playing an active role in Castle Hill’s Arboriculture industry

Whitmire Outdoor Living is devoted to preserving 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 rigorous membership requirements set by some of these organisations and this is just another way our clients can be ensured of our reliability, competence and safety.

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

As a valued customer we will provide you with your own secure login to access our interactive web enabled operating system through any internet browser. It’s convenient, simple and permits higher ability to track and manage your project.

Whitmire Outdoor Living’s integrated management system has accomplished third party accreditation from SAI Worldwide 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 individually, 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 remove your tree/s in accordance with Australian Basic AS 4373-2007 Pruning Amenity Trees, Workcover Tree Work Code of Practice and WorkCover Work Near Overhead Powerlines Code of Practice.

We have licensed dogmen, crane and elevated work platform operators to remove large trees in hard positions. All tree waste is processed into multiple-use leaf mulch utilizing our fleet of wood chippers.

Our variety of stump grinders| means we can easily remove large hard 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 getting rid of trees to maintain clearances to overhead powerlines and electrical facilities

We can take care of all of your powerline vegetation  clearing requirements with our insulated elevating work platforms that satisfy the requirements of AS 1418.10, purpose constructed tip trucks and wood chippers and ground line slashing equipment coupled with our certified and experienced CATT (close approach tree trimming) personnel approved by Energy Australia and Rail Corporation NSW.

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

• Grounds Upkeep Solutions

Trimming, 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 equipment and experienced workers for the application.

• Vegetation Management

Handling vegetation along roads, electrical easements and rail corridors utilising a variety of methods

Vegetation management along roads, fire trails 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 highly skilled arborists and industrial rope access professionals, we have the expertise and resources to finish even the most intricate tasks.

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

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

• 24 Hour Emergency Service throughout the Hills District

We are devoted to providing 24 Hour Emergency Help to our clients. That means you can call our emergency number, any time of the day, any day of the year and be guaranteed fast, efficient and reliable response from among our devoted Area Supervisors who will dispatch a team of highly knowledgeable experts to resolve your emergency.

• Arborist Consulting and Reports

Whitmire Outdoor Living has established tactical alliances with several consulting arborists throughout our service area for the benefit of our clients.

Our Devices

We have a series of equipment to help us in our everyday activities consisting of;

1. Elevated Work Platforms

Our fleet of insulated and electrically evaluated elevating work platforms (EWP) is specifically developed for close approach tree cutting (CATT) around live electrical facilities.

Tree maintenance and removal in the urban environment requires operators to continuously work around overhead electrical facilities and with our specialised equipment we conduct this work in the safest possible way. To further guarantee the safe performance of our equipment, electrical testing of all EWP is conducted on a 6 monthly basis. All EWP satisfy the requirements of Australian Basic 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 specifically developed for close approach tree cutting, (CATT) around live electrical facilities.

Ride On Lawn mowers

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

3. Crane Trucks

Crane trucks provide higher performance and enhanced safety in getting rid of trees.

With their capability to lift large loads and for that reason lowering our teams’ direct 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 installed 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 minimises any contamination.

All tip trucks have purpose constructed canopies developed to safely contain Leaf Mulch and Wood Chip whilst allowing air flow and lowering dust triggering air pollution. We have a variety of tip trucks that vary from 7m3 to 25m3 capacity to carry out any task big or little.

5. Root Cutter

In a constantly developing metropolitan environment root barriers have become a crucial strategy in protecting the harmony of trees and infrastructure.

The Whitmire Outdoor Living root cutter is specifically developed to cut a narrow trench through earth whilst nicely cutting roots to allow the setup of root barrier.

6. Wood Chippers

We have a variety of wood chippers that vary from 225mm to 500mm capability.

All our wood chippers are fitted with the most recent safety features and satisfy the requirements of Australian Design Standards. As an included safety feature, we guarantee that a selection of our wood chippers are fitted with winches to reduce manual handling injuries.

If you need the very best services that you can not find anywhere else, contact us today to learn 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