After my post last week about alternative retirement options my wheels have been spinning!!!
There are literally thousands of small businesses one could start to spit off additional income in retirement but how do you choose one?
I’ve been around small business my entire life so I know there are lot’s out there. This past week I was sitting around with a few fellow entrepreneurs when a business I had never really thought of came up.
After doing a little research I thought I would share my findings.
May turn that green really means gold!
What Is A Tree Service Business?
Trees are part of nature, and they help to add glamour to the area.
The deep green color of most trees is one of the things that attracts many people, and this helps to beautify the landscape. Basically, it is illegal to cut trees, if you do not have the authority.
However, for the tree services companies, they are always given the mandate to cut down trees, especially those that may prove to be dangerous to the residents. There comes a time where the trees grow in the wrong way, or they could have been hit by heavy rain or wind, then they fall on the house.
When these situations occur, a tree service company will step in to take care of the condition. So basically, the arborists will be needed time and again, but can tree service businesses be profitable?
This will be determined by a number of factors, concerning the clients. Nevertheless, the tree business services will be needed because of the following conditions;
• Need Of Land Beauty
A person could need to make their area look more presentable, when they need a better looking environment, and they have trees around, the trees might be the point of focus. Normally, there are different types of trees, and some will shed leaves more than others. If they are tired of the constant shedding of the leaves, they will most definitely need an arborist. Also, there could be some trees that have uneven growth of branches. Here, a tree specialist will be needed to trim the trees and get rid of the outgrown branches, thus, improving the appearance of the trees.
• The Need To Convert Trees To Wood
If a homeowner has a number of trees in their place, and would want to make wood out of them, then they will need a professional to do the job. Normally, tree service companies have the necessary equipments to cut down trees, and even chop them into pieces of woods. For that, the tree specialist will be needed to take care of the situation and even chop off the cut down trees into pieces of woods.
• Weather Calamities
The weather cannot be controlled, it happens due to the condition of nature. And for that, the weather conditions are natural. There could be a heavy rain in an area, which has swept out everything, including trees. These trees might have fallen on the houses, which makes it uncomfortable to the residents. As an example this happens quite frequently on the east coast during hurricane season. In this instance the tree service Raleigh NC has in place would be desperately needed in order to clean up and pull the trees that have fallen down. They will have special equipments and proficiency to take care of the fallen trees on the house. This will help to avoid severe injuries if anyone else tries to get the trees off.
• For Safety Purposes
Trees are planted anywhere, and they are very many, especially in the suburbs, or along the highways. There could be some trees that might have grown in an area that they could be considered hazardous by the health and safety authorities. For instance, a tree might have grown taller, and it is almost touching the electric wires. Here, the trees will be needed to be cut, in order to avoid electrical shocks, which might lead to electrocution. The tree service company is the most appropriate company to be hired for the job, since they have the necessary skills.
• For Health Reasons
There could be some trees that have grown old, and they have been considered dangerous to the people around. Constantly, children will play around as they touch everything, including the trees. For that, they might touch the trees that are diseased, and this could be dangerous to their health. There are some trees that are affected by certain diseases, which make them produce fungi. If such trees are noted around the residence, the tree service company will be needed to get rid of the tree. They will be equipped by equipments and skills that they will use to get the tree out.
Generally, the tree service companies are becoming more and more vital to people. One person will need to trim the trees of their area, another would need to cut down trees for the sake of expansion. All in all, the tree services are marketable in the current market.
And for that, a tree service can be very lucrative.
Just check out what Christian’s been able to do with his small business:
Another good thing is that there are not so many tree service companies, which makes the services to be slightly higher to hire, for that, the company will benefit more.