Aspen Tree Service

Your Northern New Jersey Tree Service Experts Since 1986!

Call us for a free quote at 201-939-8733

We're Not Your Average Tree Service.

We're an Authority.

When you hire a tree service, you deserve the best. Aspen Tree isn't just another tree service. We bring the expert-level experience, knowledge, and skill necessary to handle all your tree care needs while giving your job the attention you expect from the best in the business.

Whether we're continuing our education to stay up on the latest industry techniques or featuring our elite service in trade shows across the country, Aspen Tree is dedicated to outshining our competition by employing the latest methods, using state-of-the-art equipment, and keeping current with the latest industry news, research, and trends.

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Our Qualifications are More Than a Logo

A lot of tree care companies are registered with the New Jersey Board of Tree Experts, but that doesn't mean they can provide complete tree service. When you hire Aspen Tree, you're hiring Licensed Tree Experts. Many of the other companies out there are only Licensed Tree Care Operators – which means they aren't allowed to assess, fertilize, diagnose, treat, or really care for your tree.

When you see that a tree care company is "registered with the New Jersey Board of Tree Experts," make sure you ask them if they have a Licensed Tree Expert on staff. As Licensed Tree Experts, Aspen Tree is qualified to do it all!

What We Can Do for You

Expert Tree Services from Aspen Tree


We prune and trim trees to increase safety, beauty, visibility, and health. In addition to our experienced climbing crew, our state-of-the-art bucket trucks, lifts, and cranes mean we can prune your trees safely, efficiently, and quickly.


We have the equipment and skill to handle tree removals of any size, and our cranes can access any tree regardless of location. We can grind out your stumps and will haul away woodchips and logs at no additional charge.


In addition to our plant health care consulting, we can risk-assess your trees and make recommendations for lightning protection and cabling & bracing for stability. Planning a construction project or a new addition on your property? We can help preserve your trees.


The weather in the Clifton area can be brutal! When extreme weather damages your trees, our crews are on call to handle your tree emergency quickly and safely. Whatever your tree emergency, Aspen Tree gives you peace of mind.


Our fertilization treatments start with a soil sample to ensure your trees are provided with the specific nutrients they need. We can do regular fertilization treatments, and we even provide radial mulching and soil aeration to maximize the quality of your soil.


Our pest and disease strategy limits the spray and focuses on prevention with soil and tree injections, along with continued monitoring to stay on top of pest and disease issues. We use organic treatments and follow all New Jersey Department of Agriculture guidelines.


Whether you're battling an existing infestation or looking to prevent one, our holistic approach combines the latest in tick and mosquito control technology with environmentally friendly practices, ensuring your outdoor spaces remain safe and enjoyable.


Providing tailored solutions that ensure your lawn remains healthy and thriving all year round. From turfgrass healthcare to insect control, and everything in between, we offer a comprehensive suite of services designed to address the specific needs of your lawn.

Aspen Tree Service FAQs

Answers to the most common questions about our Clifton, NJ area tree care services. If you don't see your question here, check out our FAQs page or give us a call!

We provide a full range of tree care services, including arborist consultations, tree removals, stump grinding, tree pruning, fertilization and soil improvement, insect and disease control, lot clearing, emergency tree service, and more.

Most tree work jobs require a 10% deposit to schedule. This may vary based on the services to be rendered.

We accept checks, cash, money orders, and credit cards. We also offer financing - make sure to ask us about it!

Yes, we offer financing. When you receive your quote, there will be financing options included.

Ye. We are happy to help you through the permit process.

Most towns and cities in New Jersey have their own separate tree ordinance. Aspen Tree Service keeps a comprehensive list of permit requirements for all municipalities that we service.


You can contact us online or call us at 201-939-8733. We can't wait to hear from you!

Aspen Tree Service was founded in 1986, almost 40 years ago!

We are proudly based in Clifton, New Jersey, and service the surrounding area.

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Why Aspen Tree?

When hiring Aspen Tree, you're hiring an experienced, skilled, and knowledgeable team prioritizing safety, quality, and stellar customer service.

Why else is Aspen Tree the right choice for your tree service? Here are some of the many reasons why we're the premier tree service provider in the area!

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    Fully licensed and insured for tree service work

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    Certified Arborist and NJ Licensed Tree Expert on staff

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    Thorough arborist consultations to evaluate tree health and safety - put your mind at ease knowing your trees are in good hands

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    Industry certifications and advanced qualifications in all aspects of tree service, as well as crane and heavy equipment operation

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    State-of-the-art tree care equipment to get work done quickly, safely, and efficiently while minimizing impacts to surrounding landscapes and structures

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    Extensive municipal, commercial, and government experience in all facets of tree care

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    Deep knowledge of the Bergen, Passaic, Essex, and Morris counties area

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    Excellent customer service with a commitment to providing you with the best tree service

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The entire team was kind, professional, and knowledgeable. They did a great job cleaning up afterward, too. I'm really happy with the work they did and will continue to use them in the future!

Angelica B.

Why Your Northern New Jersey Neighbors Love Aspen Tree Service


Great service from first to last step. Polite and helpful lady running the office. Jason answered all questions. Crew came on time. They did more than I expected compared to previous experience with other companies. Definitely recommend.

Zbigniew J.

I am impressed with the communication throughout the process of my project. I knew when they were coming, there were no schedule changes, the crew showed up as promised, and I received a phone call from the site lead to confirm the scope. Nice work!

Will B.

I am extremely pleased with the job Aspen Tree did for me...Casey visited my home and created a plan which was effective and safe. Aspen performed the job to my satisfaction. My yard was left clean and neat. It was as if they were never there! I highly recommend Aspen Tree to anyone in need of a top-notch tree service

Eileen C.

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New Jersey Licensed Tree Expert #689, ISA Certified Arborist #NJ-0861A, Line Clearance Cert Arborist

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Our Service Area

Aspen Tree Service Inc. proudly provides quality tree care services to residential, commercial, municipal, and other properties in Essex, Bergen, Passaic, and Morris counties, New Jersey.