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 plant life management services in the Hills District, such as; tree pruning, vegetation management along roadways and rail corridors, powerline clearing, mowing, slashing, grounds maintenance and root barrier installation.

To provide these services in a significantly sophisticated industry, the Whitmire Outdoor Living approach is simple: Integrate extremely trained experts with a modern fleet of specialized plant and equipment supported by extensive interactive management systems to deliver high quality services for our clients.

Continuous partnerships with our customer base of government, utilities, road and rail operators and facility supervisors is our goal and we have been achieving this since 1992.

The best ingredients for success

Our team: With over 70 extremely skilled workers and subcontractors trained in the current industry requirements and finest practices, you know your job is in capable hands.

Specialized devices: From insulated elevating work platforms to whole tree chippers, four wheel drive stump grinders to purpose constructed crane trucks and ride on mowers to root cutters, our detailed fleet of specialized plant and equipment means we have the resources to finish even the biggest and most complicated tasks.

Systems with the consumer in mind!: Imagine having a window into your contractors’ business; being able to gain access to quotes and invoices, accept and track tasks and carry out desk top audits at a time that fits 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 approach to safety and ecological problems to guarantee that your exposure to risk is well managed.

Giving you assurance

Whilst our team stick to sophisticated risk management processes we still keep various insurance policies for those unforeseen events to guarantee appropriate protection of ourselves and our customer.

Playing an active role in Castle Hill’s Arboriculture industry

Whitmire Outdoor Living is devoted to preserving the highest arboriculture standards.

Whitmire Outdoor Living plays an active role in the industry through our memberships, 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 strict membership requirements set by some of these organisations and this is just another way our clients can be guaranteed of our reliability, competence and safety.

At Whitmire Outdoor Living we believe that our team need a constant, organised risk management approach to deliver great 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 gain access to our interactive web enabled operating system through any internet web browser. It’s convenient, simple and allows greater capability to track and manage your task.

Whitmire Outdoor Living’s incorporated management system has accomplished 3rd party certification from SAI International 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 installation.

Our qualified 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 remove large trees in challenging positions. All tree waste is processed into multiple-use leaf mulch using our fleet of wood chippers.

Our variety of stump grinders| means we can quickly remove large challenging stumps from websites with minimal access. We likewise have root cutters and personnel experienced with the installation of root barriers.

• Powerline Vegetation Clearing

Pruning and eliminating trees to keep 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 fulfill the requirements of AS 1418.10, purpose constructed tip trucks and wood chippers and ground line slashing devices combined with our qualified and experienced CATT (close approach tree trimming) personnel approved by Energy Australia and Rail Corporation NSW.

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

• Grounds Maintenance Services

Mowing, slashing and generalproperty maintenance activities

Our fleet of specialised plant and equipment includes flail and commercial mowers. Whether it be ground line slashing under powerlines, clearing around poles or substations, easement clearing or grounds mowing we have the best devices and experienced workers for the application.

• Vegetation Management

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

Vegetation management along roadways, 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 specialists, we have the expertise and resources to finish even the most complicated tasks.

Note: Industrial Rope Access is a safe system of work for challenging access sites such as cliff faces, rock cuttings along roadway & rail corridors, buildings, 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 devoted to providing 24 Hour Emergency Support to our clients. That means you can call our emergency number, any time of the day, any day of the year and be guaranteed quick, efficient and reputable response from among our dedicated Area Managers who will dispatch a team of extremely skilled experts to address your emergency.

• Arborist Consulting and Reports

Whitmire Outdoor Living has developed strategic alliances with numerous consulting arborists throughout our service area for the benefit of our clients.

Our Equipment

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

1. Elevated Work Platforms

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

Tree maintenance and removal in the urban environment needs operators to continuously work around overhead electrical infrastructure and with our specialised devices we conduct this work in the best possible method. To further guarantee the safe functioning of our devices, electrical testing of all EWP is conducted on a 6 monthly basis. All EWP fulfill the requirements of Australian Basic AS/NZS 1418.10-2004 Cranes, Hoists and Winches Part 10 Elevating Work Platforms.

2. Insulated Equipment

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

Ride On Lawn mowers

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

3. Crane Trucks

Crane trucks provide greater performance and improved safety in eliminating trees.

With their capacity to lift large loads and therefore 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 mounted 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 way that minimises any contamination.

All tip trucks have purpose constructed canopies designed to securely contain Leaf Mulch and Wood Chip whilst permitting airflow and lowering dust triggering air pollution. We have a variety 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 important method in preserving the consistency of trees and infrastructure.

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

6. Wood Chippers

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

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All our wood chippers are fitted with the current safety functions and fulfill 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 lower 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 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