About us

Welcome to DC Tree Felling

Welcome to DC Tree Felling, where our commitment to excellence in tree care and removal sets us apart. Established in 2019 by Chris Ruchaka, our company has quickly become a trusted name in the industry. With a passion for preserving the environment and a dedication to customer satisfaction, we pride ourselves on delivering top-notch service with every project.


At DC Tree Felling, we understand the importance of proper tree management. Whether it’s tree removal, pruning, or emergency storm damage cleanup, our team of skilled professionals is equipped with the knowledge and tools to handle any job safely and efficiently. We prioritize safety above all else, ensuring that each project is completed with the utmost care and attention to detail.


As a locally owned and operated business, we take great pride in serving our community. We strive to exceed our customers’ expectations by providing reliable service, fair pricing, and personalized solutions tailored to their specific needs. When you choose DC Tree Felling, you can trust that you’re in good hands.


Thank you for considering DC Tree Felling for your tree care needs. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you and to help you maintain the beauty and health of your outdoor space.

Frequently asked questions

  • Every tree requires regular trimming as part of its upkeep. When an issue is ignored, it becomes worse and may even cause substantial damage. Tree trimming is needed as it promotes healthy growth and its a great way to maintain order and prevent out of control plant growth.

Having your trees trimmed improves the growth of foliage and promotes a healthier environment. When trees  are trimmed properly, they can grow new branches and develop  a more attractive appearance. This is important because overgrown trees that are not trimmed may not be able to receive enough sunlight or air circulation, which can lead to disease or pests that could harm your entire property especially your garden. 


The improved health of your trees will also benefit you in many ways :



  • It will reduce the risk of falling branches 
  • It provides better access for fire fighters during emergencies such as fires or storms
  • It makes it easier and safer for workers who need to climb up into the canopy to do maintenance work

Make an appointment for trimming routine upkeep with a tree trimming specialist who can keep your trees looking excellent. We have been providing our trimming services in Table View for over more than 7 years and we love to assist you with all your tree felling needs.


Get in touch:

  • Whenever you discover that your tree might be stressed or diseased 
  • when they are dead or loose branches hanging in your trees
  • when trees planted on top of sewer-lines, waterpipes and electric cables starts to cause any major problem

The price to trim trees depends on a number of factors such as the size, location, amount of work and the number of loads that needs to be taken off site. We prefer to come to you for a proper assessment and if you in the area close to us its completely free of charge.

When it comes to the trimming of trees there is no one size fit all answer.


The frequency of your trimming depends on the type, size of your tree and also on its health.  If there are any dead limbs or loose branches hanging on your driveways then it is  best to get them removed as they can cause accidents and injuries to occur


For smaller trees with manageable branches- such as olive trees you may only need our services once every 

few years for maintenance purposes.


Tree felling upkeeping

Roots Damaging Sewer Lines

Trees On Power Lines

Living in an area prone to strong winds underscores the importance of regular tree trimming to safeguard your property from potential hazards. Debris, twigs, or branches falling on your roof can lead to structural damage, requiring costly repairs if left unaddressed.

Regular tree trimming not only promotes tree health and pest prevention but also plays a vital role in protecting power lines and reducing the risk of fire. By maintaining clearances around power lines, you mitigate the risk of damage and potential electrical hazards.

Furthermore, tree trimming helps prevent the spread of diseases among trees and promotes balanced growth, ensuring that foliage develops evenly without creating imbalances in branches or roots. A well-maintained garden with regularly trimmed trees can withstand strong winds, rain, or snowfall, enhancing the resilience of your property against various elements. Trust DC Tree Felling for professional tree trimming services that prioritise the safety and health of your trees, as well as the protection of your property.

Chris & his guys came to my house just before Christmas 2023. They did an absolutely phenomenal job in half the time that was I expected. I would recommend DC Tree Felling to everyone.

Philippa van Coller
Table View, Cape Town