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 vegetation management services in the Hills District, such as; tree pruning, vegetation management along roadways 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 extremely trained specialists with a modern-day fleet of specialized plant and equipment supported by rigorous interactive management systems to deliver high quality services for our customers.

Ongoing collaborations with our customer base of government, utilities, road and rail operators and facility supervisors is our aim and we have been achieving this since 1992.

The ideal ingredients for success

Our team: With over 70 extremely knowledgeable staff members and subcontractors trained in the latest industry requirements and best practices, you know your job is in capable hands.

Specialized devices: From insulated elevating work platforms to entire tree chippers, 4 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 finish even the largest and most complex tasks.

Systems with the client in mind!: Envision having a window into your specialists’ business; having the ability to gain access to quotes and billings, accept and track tasks and carry out desk top audits at a time that suits you from the convenience 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 environmental management system created to deliver client focused services with a risk management technique to safety and environmental problems to make sure that your exposure to risk is well managed.

Providing you peace of mind

Whilst our team abide by sophisticated risk management processes we still maintain various insurance plans for those unanticipated events to make sure adequate protection of ourselves and our customer.

Playing an active role in Castle Hill’s Arboriculture industry

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

Whitmire Outdoor Living plays an active role in the industry through our subscriptions, sponsorships and leadership of various industry organisations.

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

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

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

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

Whitmire Outdoor Living’s incorporated management system has achieved 3rd party accreditation from SAI Worldwide Assurance Services as meeting 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 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 certified dogmen, crane and elevated work platform operators to eliminate big trees in tough positions. All tree waste is processed into reusable leaf mulch utilizing our fleet of wood chippers.

Our series of stump grinders| means we can easily eliminate big tough stumps from sites with limited access. We likewise 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 infrastructure

We can take care of 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 combined with our certified and experienced CATT (close approach tree trimming) personnel authorized by Energy Australia and Rail Corporation NSW.

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

• Grounds Upkeep Services

Trimming, slashing and generalresidential or commercial property maintenance activities

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

• Vegetation Management

Managing vegetation along roadways, electrical easements and rail corridors using a range of methods

Vegetation management along roadways, fire tracks 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 skilled arborists and commercial rope access specialists, we have the competence and resources to finish even the most complex tasks.

Note: Industrial Rope Access is a safe system of work for tough access sites such as cliff faces, rock cuttings along roadway & 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 committed to providing 24 Hour Emergency Help to our customers. 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 dedicated Area Supervisors who will dispatch a crew of extremely knowledgeable specialists to address 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 assist us in our daily activities consisting of;

1. Elevated Work Platforms

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

Tree maintenance and removal in the metropolitan environment needs operators to constantly work around overhead electrical infrastructure and with our specialised devices we perform this work in the best possible way. To further make sure the safe functioning of our devices, electrical testing of all EWP is carried out on a 6 monthly basis. All EWP meet 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 tested hydraulic long reach chainsaws and pulling sticks particularly created for close approach tree trimming, (CATT) around live electrical infrastructure.

Ride On 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 and so on

3. Crane Trucks

Crane trucks provide greater effectiveness and improved safety in getting rid of trees.

With their capability to raise big loads and for that reason lowering 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 installed on a bogie drive truck with a 25m3 tipping body.

4. Tip Trucks

Covered tip trucks are used to tow wood chippers and collect leaf mulch in a safe manner in which reduces any contamination.

All tip trucks have purpose constructed canopies created to safely contain Leaf Mulch and Wood Chip whilst permitting airflow and lowering dust causing air pollution. We have a range of tip trucks that range from 7m3 to 25m3 capacity to carry out any job big or little.

5. Root Cutter

In a continuously developing city environment root barriers have become an essential method in protecting the harmony of trees and infrastructure.

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

6. Wood Chippers

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

All our wood chippers are fitted with the latest safety features and meet the requirements of Australian Design Standards. As an included safety feature, we make sure that a choice of our wood chippers are fitted with winches to reduce manual handling injuries.

If you need the best services that you can not find anywhere else, contact us today to learn more about us or to get a free 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