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Old 02-11-2016, 03:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Hi All,

I have two trees that I need to have removed before the screw up my sewer lines and drive way (already screwed up the sprinklers). One tree is small and scraggly and the other is about 2 stores tall. From my understanding these two trees are ornamental pears.

Before I have the tree people come and take them down, I was wondering if anyone with a chain saw would like to help me cut down the trees in exchange for the majority of the wood.

If you are interested PM me and I can send you the address so you may view the street view of the two trees.

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ornamental pear can be very pretty wood. If I was closer I would help.
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You might try looking for local pen turning clubs online and see if any of them would like to help - often there are a group of "wood rats" in the clubs that look for these types of things and may be willing to help.

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ornamental pear can be very pretty wood. If I was closer I would help.
ME TOO!

What Kay said - that big tree should have lots of nice wood in it. You could also try posting on Craigslist if you don't find someone in a local woodworking club who is interested.
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go to a local wood working store like woodcraft store. they may be able to help.

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