Tree Services

Associates Four Services is a full service tree care company specializing in skilled Tree Removal, Tree Planting, Tree Pruning, Stump Grinding and Removal, and other tree services. We are also a full service landscaping company and we can replace your damaged or dying trees with new life.

We offer emergency tree services and storm damage removals

Tree Care & Removal


We are skilled in the art of tree rigging and have over 20 years of tree servicing experience. We also have a high reach bucket truck that can reach very tall trees and it can extend over the top of structures. We take every safety precaution necessary to protect your home and property. We even use state-of-the-art Bluetooth helmets to allow our crew to communicate effectively in a high noise environment!

Frequently Asked Questions about Tree Care

How do I know if my tree is dead?

You can tell if your tree is dead if the bark is falling off or it doesn’t bud out in the springtime.

Is my tree too big to take down?

We have the experience and proper equipment to do ALL size trees.

Is my tree too close to my house to be removed?

Not at all. With our bucket truck, our talented rigging team, and climbing arborist we have been able to remove trees that are very close to homes and other structures. Don’t worry, we will take care of it!

Will any of my other trees by damaged?

We take every precaution possible to protect the surrounding trees and their roots.

Can you grind my tree stump and replant the area?

We are glad you asked. Yes. Check out our Professional Stump Removal and Grinding section below.

Stump Grinding


Associates Four offers tree stump grinding and removal at an affordable price in Bloomington, Ellettsville, Monroe County, and the surrounding area. Our tree grinding machine is compact and easy on your lawn. We turn your unwanted tree stumps into useful mulch. We are also in the landscaping business and we go the extra mile to make sure to prevent any damage to your lawn.

We turn your unwanted tree stumps into useful mulch

Frequently Asked Questions about Stump Removal and Stump Grinding

How much will this cost?

The overall cost is tailored to each customer’s needs.You will have three options:

  1. We will grind the stump and leave the grindings in place
  2. We will grind the stump and remove the grindings
  3. We will grind the stump, remove the grindings, and bring in new top soil, seed, and straw
How big of a stump can Associates Four remove?

We can grind and remove a tree stump anywhere from the size of a very small tree (4 inches in diameter) to a very large tree (4 feet or larger). Chances are pretty good that we will be able to grind the tree no matter what size.

Will your machine fit through my fence?

Our stump grinder will be able to fit through a 36″ opening.

Do you take the chips away?

The grindings do have dirt mixed in with them which will help decompose quickly and can be used for compost the following year.

How far down do you grind the tree stump?

We can grind the stump completely away and add dirt. Most times we will grind 8-12″ below the ground surface.

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