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Terms & Conditions

It is agreed by and between Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, LLC and the authorizing party (customer and/or customer’s

agent) that the following provisions are made as part of this contract:

Insurance by Contractor: Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, LLC warrants that it is insured for liability resulting from injury

to person(s) or property and that all employees are covered by Workers’ Compensation as required by law. Certificates

of coverage are available upon request.

Cancellation Fee: Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, LLC kindly requests that the authorizing party provide at least 24

hours advance notice of any full or partial work cancellation. If a crew has been dispatched to the job site, the customer

will be assessed a mobilization fee of $100.00 for incurred expenses.

Completion of Contract: Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, 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; nor shall the customer be relieved of completion for delays.

Tree Ownership: The authorizing party warrants that all trees listed are located on the customer’s property, and, if not,

that the authorizing party has received full permission from the owner to allow Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, LLC to

perform the specified work. Should any tree be mistakenly identified as to ownership, the customer agrees to

indemnify Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, LLC for any damages or costs incurred from the result thereof. Customer is

responsible for any required permits for work.

Safety: Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, 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.

ANSI A300 Tree Care Management Standard Definitions:

clean: Arboricultural term used to describe selective pruning to remove one or more of the following: dead, diseased,

infested, rubbing, declining, detached and/or broken branches.

clearance area: Specified area from which vegetation is to be removed.

directional pruning: Selective removal of branches to guide and/or discourage growth in a particular direction.

pruning amount: Quantity of plant parts removed at one pruning, expressed in terms of a number of branches or

other parts removed, and/or percentage of the crown or buds removed on an entire tree or specific branches.

raising: Arboricultural term referring to pruning of branches to provide vertical clearance below the crown.

reduction: Arboricultural term referring to decreasing branch length, or plant height and/or spread.

reduction cut: A pruning cut that removes the larger of two or more branches or stems, or one or more codominant

stem(s), to a live lateral branch, typically at least one-third the diameter of the stem or branch being removed. removal

cut, branch: A pruning cut that removes the smaller of two branches at a union, or a parent stem, without cutting into

the branch bark ridge or branch collar, or leaving a stub.

restoration: Pruning to redevelop structure, form, and appearance of topped or damaged woody plants.

risk: The combination of the likelihood of an event (e.g. tree failure and impact to a target) and the severity of the

potential consequences (e.g. personal injury, property damage, or disruption of activities).

structural development pruning: Pruning to influence the orientation, spacing, growth rate, strength of attachment,

and ultimate size of branches and stems.

thinning: An arboriculture term used to describe selective pruning to reduce density of branches and foliage.

Stump Removal: Unless specified in the proposal, stump removal is not included in the price quoted. Grindings from

stump removal are not hauled unless specified in this proposal. Subsurface roots beyond the stump are not removed

unless specified in this proposal.

Concealed Contingencies: Any additional work or equipment required to complete the work, caused by the authorizing

party’s failure to make known or 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. Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, 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 performed.

Clean-up: Clean-up shall include removing wood, brush, and clippings, and raking of the entire area affected by the

specified work, unless noted otherwise on this proposal.

Lawn Repair: Bruno Ferazza Tree Service, LLC will attempt to minimize all disturbances to the customer’s lawn.

Lawn repairs are not included in the contract price, unless noted otherwise on this proposal.

Terms of Payment: Unless otherwise noted in this proposal, the customer agrees to pay the account in full within 30

days of work completion. Failure to remit full payment within the payment term will result in a finance charge of

5.00% per month. Payments made by credit card are subject to a 3.5% processing fee.

Returned Check Fee: There will be a $36.00 fee charged for all checks returned to our office for non-sufficient funds.

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