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 do not just cut down trees in Castle Hill; Whitmire Outdoor Living offers a complete range of tree upkeep 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 installation.

To provide these services in an increasingly advanced market, the Whitmire Outdoor Living technique is simple: Integrate highly trained experts with a modern fleet of specialized plant and equipment supported by strenuous interactive management systems to deliver high quality services for our customers.

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

The right components for success

Our team: With over 70 highly experienced employees and subcontractors trained in the current market standards and finest practices, you know your task is in capable hands.

Specialized equipment: From insulated elevating work platforms to whole tree chippers, 4 wheel drive stump mills to purpose constructed crane trucks and ride on lawn mowers to root cutters, our comprehensive fleet of specialized plant and equipment means we have the resources to complete even the biggest and most complicated jobs.

Systems with the consumer in mind!: Imagine having a window into your professionals’ business; having the ability to access quotes and invoices, accept and track jobs and carry out desk top audits at a time that suits you from the convenience of your workplace. With Whitmire Outdoor Living’s innovative systems we provide just that!

All of this supported by our advanced quality, OH&S; and ecological management system developed to deliver consumer focused services with a risk management approach to safety and ecological issues to make sure that your direct exposure to risk is well handled.

Offering you assurance

Whilst our team comply with advanced risk management processes we still keep various insurance plans for those unforeseen events to make sure appropriate protection of ourselves and our client.

Playing an active role in Castle Hill’s Arboriculture market

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

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

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

We have met the strict subscription requirements set by some of these organisations and this is just another way our customers can be ensured of our dependability, proficiency and safety.

At Whitmire Outdoor Living we believe that our team need a constant, organised risk management approach to deliver fantastic outcomes. Our systems deliver all of this and so far 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 browser. It’s hassle-free, simple and allows higher capability to track and manage your task.

Whitmire Outdoor Living’s integrated management system has attained third party accreditation from SAI International Assurance Services as fulfilling 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 installation.

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 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 get rid of 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 get rid of big difficult stumps from sites with restricted access. We also have root cutters and personnel experienced with the installation of root barriers.

• Powerline Vegetation Clearing

Pruning and getting rid of trees to keep clearances to overhead powerlines and electrical facilities

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 equipment paired with our certified and experienced CATT (close approach tree trimming) personnel authorized by Energy Australia and Rail Corporation NSW.

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

• Grounds Upkeep Solutions

Mowing, slashing and generalresidential or commercial property maintenance activities

Our fleet of specialised plant and equipment includes 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 skilled workers for the application.

• Vegetation Management

Handling vegetation along roadways, electrical easements and rail corridors utilising a variety of techniques

Vegetation management along roadways, 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 knowledgeable arborists and industrial rope access service technicians, we have the know-how and resources to complete even the most complicated jobs.

Note: 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 discover 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, at any time of the day, any day of the year and be guaranteed quick, efficient and dependable reaction from among our devoted Area Supervisors who will dispatch a team of highly experienced experts to address your emergency.

• Arborist Consulting and Reports

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

Our Devices

We have a variety of equipment to help us in our day-to-day activities including;

1. Elevated Work Platforms

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

Tree upkeep and removal in the urban environment requires operators to constantly work around overhead electrical facilities and with our specialised equipment we perform this work in the safest possible method. To further make sure the safe performance of our equipment, electrical testing of all EWP is conducted 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 evaluated hydraulic long reach chainsaws and pulling sticks particularly developed for close approach tree trimming, (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 easy, quick 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 higher efficiency and improved safety in getting rid of trees.

With their capacity to raise big loads and for that reason reducing 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 collect leaf mulch in a safe manner in which reduces any pollution.

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

5. Root Cutter

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

The Whitmire Outdoor Living root cutter is specially developed to cut a narrow trench through earth whilst nicely cutting roots to permit the installation of root barrier.

6. Wood Chippers

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

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

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