It's important to hire a professional tree care company who is educated in how to properly prune your trees. This shows you first hand the difference between proper pruning and tree hacking. Proper pruning techniques keeps your trees healthy and cosmetically appealing. When a tree is trimmed properly it will always compliment your landscape and your tree will remain strong for years to come. On the contrary, improper cuts will damage your tree, initiate decline and leave your tree as a visual eye sore.