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ArborWorks, Inc. provides comprehensive tree care services for a variety of Greater Bay Area clients, including residences and estates, corporations and commercial properties, construction sites, golf courses and country clubs, and municipalities and parks. The company offers tree removal and stump grinding, pruning, organic fertilization and soil amending, disease and insect control, cabling and bracing, planting and transplanting, risk assessment, and more.
President Don McIntyre is an ISA Certified Arborist who’s spent more than 35 years preserving trees in urban settings across the United States. He started his own tree care business in Texas in 1972 and expanded to California in 1986. Mr. McIntyre says he and his staff acknowledge their responsibilities as stewards of the environment and demonstrate their commitment by contributing to the preservation of trees for current and future generations.
ArborWorks provides its clients with written proposals designed to enhance the safety and health of their trees, from one-time prunings to ongoing maintenance for multiple properties. The company also offers 24/7 emergency service and tree inspections and consultations.
“Our entire staff is committed to upholding the highest ethical standards and treating every customer with honesty and fairness. We value our clients and work tirelessly to exceed their tree care expectations.”
Serving the Bay Area
Full-Service Tree Care:
Insect & Disease Control
Soil Analysis & Therapy
Planting & Transplanting
When choosing a tree to plant in your yard, first determine what purpose it will serve in your landscape.
Ask yourself some simple questions before deciding on a particular type of tree. Will it attract birds to the area? Will it shade a patio or screen an unsightly view? Will it enhance the view of your home or identify an entrance/exit? After you’ve...
"Very professional, they do what they say, and they meet their deadlines. They perform what they commit to.""I liked working with the owner and he is a certified arborist. He has good judgement and good skill in his area."
"They are the best tree trimmers in the country and the employees are so nice and friendly, along with their boss.""They come every year to trim one tree and the same one tree and they check in with me. They are friendly and they have expert workmanship."
"They were recommended by one of my neighbors. They have the licenses and they know what they are doing. They did exactly what I wanted them to do and they even came up with better alternatives. I have confidence in them. I will definitely call them again.""They know what they are doing, they did the job, they cleaned up after themselves, and everything is fine."
"They do a great job and they take a personal interest in the client and their trees.""They do good work, they care, and it shows."
"They do excellent work and they clean up after themselves, but you sometimes have to wait to work with them.""Don McIntyre, because I trust him and he is good to work with. He knows his stuff."
"They do a great job and they are very trustworthy. They are very respectful. They did little things like putting a tarp under the truck that are important.""I liked dealing with them, the owner was nice, and easy to talk to. They did a good job."
"They have a lot of experience, which is very critically. They are very reliable, they know what they are doing, and they are reasonable.""Their expertise"
"They were good and they were on time. They did a very good job.""They just did a heck of a job for me. They were on time and they cleaned up."
"Don is a very honest, good businessman to do business with. He does a tremendous job.""He is honest. He treats his people very well and I would use Don again."
"They know what they are doing and their price is reasonable for the quality.""They know what they are doing and they are reliable. They are knowledgeable."
"I appreciated that they cleaned up all of the scraps that were in my yard. They raked and used a leaf blower.""I trust that they are going to do a good job."
"They exceeded my expectations and did a fantastic job.""They were courteous and prompt."
"They are professional, courteous, proficient, and easy to deal with. ""I would have no hesitation at all about recommending them. They are fair in their pricing, and they are punctual. "
"They are knowledgeable and trustworthy. Overall, they do great work, and my experience with them has been very good.""I like Don McIntyre. He is very knowledgeable. I am a repeat customer because of him. "
"Professional, courteous, honest, and punctual""They did what they said they were going to do."
"I've been using Don McIntyre's company for the last 5 years. They are the best there is. They are trustworthy, efficient in their work, and I like how they remove everything and clean up afterward before leaving. They are very polite, and they do what they are supposed to do. They are absolutely wonderful. I wouldn't have anyone else. ""I like how their work crew cleans up the mess and leaves everything looking so nice. I also like how they are so responsible and trustworthy."
"Their crew is excellent. They are friendly, and they clean everything up.""They are very pleasant to work with. Every time I need an arborist, I always use Don McIntyre."
"We have used them twice now. The first time was several years ago and then again, just recently. We now recommend them to our friends because we are very happy with their work.""We like that Don McIntyre, the owner, knows what he is doing. He knows everything about trees, and he is so professional in how he manages his company. They do wonderful work. "
"Things worked out very well for us because Don was so helpful and informative. ""I liked their flexibility and professionalism."
"They did wonderful work. They are an honest bunch of people.""They were very good at what they did. I would recommend them to anyone. The owner was very nice."
"They are reliable, competent, and I trust them around the house and grounds. They do excellent work. ""I like that I have no worries about anything. They know exactly what to do."
"They did very good work. They did everything I wanted and expected. I had no disappointments, and it was a good experience.""I like that I was able to speak English to entire crew, as that made communication very easy and fast. I liked that they showed up on time and did the work in a reasonable amount of time."
"They are very pleasant, competent, and thorough. They are professional, communicative, and they know this industry and what to do correctly. I have used them for several years now, and I am happy with their work. ""I was glad that they knew what they are doing, and they did the job I asked them to do efficiently. I liked that they really did an excellent job of cleaning up."
"They operate their business professionally, and they tell you exactly what they will be doing. I will definitely use this company again when such work is needed.""Friendly professionalism "
"We got personal attention from Don McIntyre, the owner. It was a very hassle free and enjoyable experience because he was able to arrange and locate the kind of tree we wanted.""I liked that Don listened to what I wanted in a tree, and he did his best to locate it. It is a Saratoga Laurel that was planted, and it's thriving beautifully. Everything turned out exactly as we envisioned it. "
"They were extremely reliable, dependable, efficient, and professional. We were very satisfied. Without a doubt, they deserve the highest score. I have recommended them to several others and plan to use them again myself. ""I like that they are very easy to work to, and they did exactly what they said they would do."
"They have very efficient customer friendly responsiveness. We had an emergency situation with a 100 year old oak tree. It split down the middle on its own and power lines were running through the branches. Don McIntyre was able to come quickly, assess the situation, and did superb work that very day. His company took care of everything that was needed, and the whole problem was kept from getting larger and more serious because of their timely response. ArborWorks really came through for us.""I liked that ArborWorks was professional and equipped to handle emergency situations. They were really reliable. They did first class work for us and gave us a very good price on the job too. They have the knowledge and the experience to do this kind of emergency tree work. It was reassuring to have a professional there to help us. "
"If you need any arbor care, that is the company I would call.""Their professionalism and the way they handle everything, they came out on time and they gave me a proposal. They were courteous and they did a great job. The owner sent me an invoice and he called to make sure everything was okay, which was pretty good."
"Their prices are fair, they do good work, and they have good equipment.""The crew actually pays attention to what you are saying."
"They are very thorough and they don't leave a mess.""They are very professional."
"Very customer oriented""Their timeliness and the cooperation between their crews"
"They are a good company to work with.""They did everything they were supposed to do."
"I think their service is really good, but I have had trouble with their timing and getting a hold of them before.""He is knowledgeable and he has a good background. They know how to trim trees."
"They do a very good job. They do everything I ask. I am completely satisfied with the quality of their work. ""I like that they are professional. They listen to me, and they are responsive. "
"They are fast, very professional, and their quality of work is very high.""They keep all the grounds looking professionally trimmed and attractive for us. It makes the community realize how we do things to maintain the organized and attractive exterior of the community grounds on a regular basis. "
"I plan to use them again soon for another tree removal I want them to do. They arrived promptly and did a good job of cleaning up after the tree was taken down. I had them remove a very tall pine tree. They really cleaned up all of the needles, and I had been so worried I was going to be left with a big mess on my hands. Don was very personable, and he has a helpful pleasing personality. It was a pleasant experience. ""I really liked that the cleaning process was excellent. The work crew was very diligent and pleasant. Everything went so well. "
"They were very competent, knowledgeable, and they were good at what they did for us. They were organized and worked efficiently. They did good quality work in a professional manner. We were pleased with everything they did to accomplish the job.""I liked that they took time to give attention to detail and shape the trees. They really do know what to do and achieve good results. "