Cutrite Tree Services will be closed July 3rd – 5th in Observance of independence day

With God, All Things Are Possible

2525 Western Ave. Plymouth IN 46563
Tel: 574-784-8889

2525 Western Ave. Plymouth IN 46563
Tel: 574-784-8889

With God, All Things Are Possible

2525 Western Ave. Plymouth IN 46563
Tel: 574-784-8889

Lot Clearing

Lot clearing refers to the process of removing vegetation, such as trees, shrubs, bushes, and underbrush, from a designated area of land. It involves clearing the vegetation to create a cleared, open space for various purposes, including development, construction, landscaping, or land management.

Our Process

Step 1: Assessment and Planning

Before starting the clearing process, the area is assessed to determine the scope of work, including the size and density of vegetation, potential obstacles, and any specific requirements or restrictions. A plan is developed to ensure efficient and safe clearing operations.

Step 2: Vegetation Removal

The vegetation within the lot is cleared using appropriate tools and equipment. This may involve the use of chainsaws, brush cutters, excavators, or mulching machines, depending on the size and type of vegetation.

Step 3: Debris Removal and Disposal

The cleared vegetation, including tree trunks, branches, and other debris, is typically removed from the site. It may be chipped, mulched, or hauled away for proper disposal or repurposing, following local regulations and waste management practices.

Step 4: Grading and Site Preparation

Once the vegetation is cleared, the land may undergo grading and leveling to prepare it for the intended use. This may involve removing stumps, rocks, or other obstructions, and ensuring a smooth and even surface for future construction or landscaping.

Step 5: Erosion Control

After lot clearing, measures may be taken to mitigate erosion and promote soil stabilization. This may include installing erosion control measures such as silt fences, retaining walls, or revegetation techniques to prevent soil erosion and sediment runoff.


Lot clearing can be undertaken for various purposes, including residential or commercial development, infrastructure construction, agricultural use, or land management projects. It is important to ensure that lot clearing activities comply with local regulations and permits, especially in environmentally sensitive areas or when protected species or habitats are involved. Hiring experienced professionals such as Cutrite, or consulting with local authorities or land management experts is advisable to ensure proper and responsible lot clearing practices.

Benefits of Lot Clearing

It’s important to note that the benefits of lot clearing may vary depending on the specific circumstances and objectives of the property owner. Prior to conducting lot clearing activities, it’s advisable to consult with Cutrite Tree Services, who can assess the site, ensure compliance with regulations, and provide guidance on sustainable land management practices.

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Lot clearing is the process of removing trees, vegetation, and obstacles from a piece of land to prepare it for construction, landscaping, or other purposes.

Lot clearing is necessary to create a clean and level space for building, landscaping, or to remove safety hazards. It can also improve access and visibility.

Lot clearing can involve heavy machinery and can be hazardous. It’s recommended to hire a professional lot clearing service with the proper equipment and expertise.

Lot clearing involves the use of equipment such as bulldozers, excavators, and chainsaws to remove trees, bushes, rocks, and other debris from the area.

Yes, lot clearing often involves tree removal. Trees, stumps, and roots are removed to create a clear space.

Professional lot clearing services aim to minimize environmental impact. They may salvage usable materials, recycle debris, and follow local regulations.

Yes, you can request selective lot clearing to save specific trees that you want to keep for landscaping or aesthetic reasons.

Cleared materials are often chipped for mulch, hauled away, or repurposed, depending on the service provider’s practices and your preferences.

Yes, lot clearing can be done on sloped or uneven terrain. Professionals use specialized equipment to ensure safe and efficient clearing.

The duration of lot clearing depends on the size of the lot, density of vegetation, and the complexity of obstacles. A professional can provide a timeframe estimate.

Depending on your location and local regulations, permits may be required for lot clearing. Consult with local authorities or your lot clearing service.

Lot clearing is usually contained within the specified property boundaries. Professionals take measures to prevent damage to neighboring properties.

Yes, lot clearing can create defensible spaces that reduce the risk of wildfires by removing flammable vegetation and creating firebreaks.

After lot clearing, you may need to perform grading, soil preparation, and address erosion control before building or landscaping can commence.

Research and select licensed, insured, and experienced lot clearing professionals. Obtain multiple quotes and ask for references to make an informed choice.

Remember, lot clearing should be approached carefully to ensure safety, compliance with regulations, and minimal environmental impact. Consulting with professionals is recommended for efficient and effective lot clearing.

Client Testimonials

"Crew was very professional & friendly. Very refreshing to deal with such a knowledgeable & hardworking guys! I would highly recommend this company."
“Very professional crew. Everyone had a job and did it efficiently. Minimal damage to surrounding landscape and they used heavy plastic mats to drive their heavy equipment on to protect the ground from damage. Supervisor made a follow up visit to address any concerns and make sure we were satisfied with their work. Would definitely recommend them to anyone.”
“Absolutely a great company, called promptly back, gave a fair price, very efficient, answered all my questions and addressed my concerns, will seek their service in future when needed. Thank you.”

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Closing for Independence day

Cutrite Tree Services will be closed July 3rd – 5th.