If heavy rain and storm has taken its toll on your area and you are facing the situation of removing huge trees then you either have the option to do it yourself or you can call the experts, pay them and get it removed, if you haven’t previously done any work related to removing trees of bigger size and you don’t have the right equipment then don’t even think about removing the large tree trunks on your own, there is a reason why there is a dedicated service for that, removing large trees has its dangers and one mistake could be really costly, all you should do in this situation is call a service provider which provides storm damage tree removal, if you are going to hire the tree removal service provider for the first time then you should,
Ask for insurance: this is something really important and this could be starting point of communication, you need to ask for insurances because not only this has implications on what the removal is going to cost you but insurance might be a requirement in your state.
Ask for certifications: once you have asked for insurance you should now get on to asking things related to safety, the service providers must have a staff which has proper certifications regarding the handling of heavy machinery and chainsaws, these are complicated machines and should never be put in hands of an amateur.
Ask for previous work references: if they have been providing services locally, they would be able to prove that previous work references and you should ask for that.
Get a quote: getting a quote is also important, you shouldn’t only decide on what it would cost you but you should not complete ignore it, what you are going to pay is important.