Services & What we Do
Skilled Arborist & Climber
Owner, Steve Niederbuhl, is our skilled climber and arborist. Steve's commitment to safety and perfection have created a service which sets Niederbuhl Bros apart from our competition. When you call for service, this is the man who will be there. Steve and his team work fast, efficiently and follow all OSHA and ISA safety recommendations. However, because we choose to stay small and personal, we may take some time to get there.
Get to know Steve a little more by checking out his interview with Park Bench http://https://parkbench.com/blog/niederbuhl-bros-tree-service-property-management-company-tree-services-saranac-lake-stephen-niederbuhl
When the water is the only way to go, we rely on one of our affiliates, Dupree Builders to get us to you. Certified USCG Captain, Patrick Dupree, can haul our equipment, tools, and materials to your site where otherwise would be impossible. Familiar with all state, local law and DEC/APA regulations and a slogan "impossible is just the beginning....." Pat sees to it there is nothing we cannot deliver.
Custom Hardscaping & Landscaping
With an inherited knack for design, Jacquelyn Niederbuhl can create and execute a beautiful, functional Adirondack Landscape from a new construction canvas or recreate the glamorous "great camp" style from whatever lay of the land exists. From flagstone walkways, steps, stairs, boulders and our newest product to offer, Barn Plank Pavers, we can create a functional, Adirondack landscape that will be admired for generations to come.
No matter what you may need us for, it is our guarantee that you get US! We pride ourselves on perfection and we do not cut corners.
When you choose Niederbuhl Bros, LLC
is agreed by and between Niederbuhl Bros, LLC (also known as Niederbuhl Bros
Tree Service), and the authorizing party (customer and/or customer's agent)
that the following provisions are made as part of this contract:
Insurance by Contractor:
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC is
insured for liability resulting from injury to person(s) or property and all
employees are covered by Workers’ Compensation as required by law. Certificates
of coverage are available upon request.
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC kindly requests that the authorizing party provide at least 24 hours advance notice of any full or partial work cancellation for jobs that have been scheduled in advance. If a crew has been dispatched to the job site for scheduled work, and customer cancels the job, the customer will be assessed a mobilization fee of $150 for incurred expenses.
Completion of Contract:
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC
agrees to do its best to meet any agreed upon performance dates, but shall not
be liable in damages or otherwise for delays because of inclement weather,
labor, or any other cause beyond its control.
The authorizing party
warrants that all trees listed are located on the customer’s property, or that
the authorizing party has received full permission from the owner to allow Niederbuhl
Bros, LLC perform the specified work. Should any tree be mistakenly identified
as to ownership, the customer agrees to Niederbuhl Bros, LLC for any damages or
costs incurred from the result thereof.
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC
warrants that all arboricultural operations will follow the latest version of
the ANSI Z133.1 industry safety standards. The authorizing party agrees to not
enter the work area during arboricultural operations unless authorized by the
crew leader on-site.
Stumps can be removed by
utilizing a commercial stump grinder to remove stump to depth of 4-6” below
ground unless otherwise stated in the proposal. Stump removal is only included if requested. Grindings from stump
removal will be cleaned up and removed to ground level. If requested the hole
can be completely cleaned out and back filled with topsoil for an additional
Tree Decline or Failure:
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC will
make customer aware of any problems found with trees while on property. It is
impossible to know or identify all problems and predict all failures. We will
give our best opinion of structural stability and tree health based on visual
inspection. Customer acknowledges Niederbuhl Bros, LLC is not be responsible
for any decline in tree health or failure of tree or damage caused by failure
of any or all of tree after our work is completed.
All debris from tree
trimming and tree removal operations shall be reasonably cleaned up each day
before the work crew leaves the site, unless otherwise coordinated by the
client and crew leader. All lawn area shall be raked, streets and sidewalks
shall be swept or blown and all brush, branches, and logs shall be removed from
the site unless otherwise noted as per request of customer.
Animals or Insects:
Many trees are a home to
various animals or insects such as bees. In the event where previously unknown
animals or insects cause a safety concern we will require the homeowner to pay
for additional time required to deal with the problem.
Any additional work or
equipment required to complete the work, caused by previously unknown foreign
material in the trunk, the branches, underground, or any other condition not
apparent in estimating the work specified, shall be paid for by the customer on
a time and material basis. Niederbuhl Bros, LLC is not responsible for damages
to underground sprinklers, drain lines, invisible fences or underground cables
unless the system(s) are adequately and accurately mapped by the authorizing
party and a copy is presented before or at the time the work is
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC will
attempt to minimize any damage to driveways and sidewalks. If there is a
problem that is unknown such as a void area under concrete, or thin spots which
cause a failure under the load of our equipment we are not responsible for this
damage. If any damage is caused from falling debris as a result of our work, we
will take responsibility and correct the damage to the customers
Lawn & Surface Repair:
Niederbuhl Bros, LLC will
attempt to minimize all disturbances to the customer’s lawn and surfaces. It is
normal to have some dents in the yard during tree work as a result of falling
wood. This is especially true during removals or wet conditions. It is also
normal to have temporary damage to turf grasses from cleanup activities. If the
customer finds this unacceptable we can take measures to insure this damage
will not occur. This will add labor costs to the job and must be specified in
the estimate or it will be billed in addition. If there is any root damage to
turf or perennial beds or any ruts are made in the lawn from our equipment, we
will repair damage to the customers satisfaction.
Terms of Payment:
Unless otherwise noted in
this proposal, the customer agrees to pay the account in full within 10 days upon
completion of the work. Failure to remit full payment within 10 days will
result in a finance charge of 2% per month up to 18.99% per year. We understand
that not all tree work is voluntary and will work with our customers to develop
a plan to suit their needs. Any estimates over $3,000.00 will require a
50% down payment of estimated price and the balance will be due upon completion
and within 10 days.
Types of Payment:
Checks, Money Orders, Cashier’s Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express are all accepted.