License and Insurance

We are fully licensed, insured and bonded.
Tree Barber Enterprises holds a D49 Tree Service Contractors License and carries full liability and Workers’ Compensation insurance.

Unlicensed contractors are more pervasive in the Tree Service industry, so it’s especially important to obtain license and insurance information before hiring a contractor. The Tree Service industry one of the highest risk services homeowners will ever need.

We are also members in good standing with several associations including the Better Business Bureau and the International Society of Arboriculture.

Insurance Certificate

California State License Board - Lic. #455993

Anyone performing construction work in California that totals 500 dollars or more in labor and materials must be licensed by CSLB. The construction industry is one the largest industries in California. Licensed contractors must demonstrate at least four years of experience & education in the trade for which they are licensed, be fingerprinted, have an FBI background check, and be bonded. Click here to view us on the CSLB website.

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) - Certified Arborist #WE1087-A

Becoming an ISA Certified Arborist is a process through which individuals can measure their knowledge and competence required to provide proper tree care. ISA Certification is not government-sponsored or endorsed; it is administered by the International Society of Arboriculture as a way for tree care professionals to demonstrate their commitment to the profession and the industry.

California Department of Pesticide Regulation - QAC #35455

The Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) issues licenses and certificates to persons and businesses that apply or sell pesticides, pest control dealers and brokers, Persons who advise on agricultural pesticide applications. It also certifies pesticide applicators who use or supervise the use of restricted pesticides.

Affiliations and Memberships

Better Business Bureau (BBB) - A+ Accredited Business

BBB has determined that Tree Barber Enterprises, Inc meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and support of BBB services to the public. Click here to view our A+ Rating on the BBB website.

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) - Member

The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) is an organization dedicated to fostering worldwide awareness of the benefits of trees and the value of proper tree care.

Western Chapter International Society of Arboriculture (WCISA) - Member

WCISA is a member-driven organization dedicated to fostering a greater appreciation for trees. The Western Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture was formed in 1934. It is a nonprofit corporation comprised of over 3200 persons in Arizona, California, Hawaii, and Nevada engaged or interested in the practice of arboriculture.

Professional Tree Care Association of San Diego County (PTCA) - Member

The Mission of The Professional Tree Care Association of San Diego County (PTCA) is to improve our community’s quality of life by making our urban forest safer and more beautiful through education and proper tree care. Commercial members provide tree-related services for municipal, commercial and residential clients must meet the following requirements: Minimum $250,000.00 public liability and property damage insurance (combined single limit). California State Contractor’s License with a classification of C-27 or C-61 (D-49).

California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) - Member

The CLCA is a non-profit trade organization of licensed landscape and landscape-related contractors. Also included among its approximately 3,200 members are landscape suppliers, landscape architects, public officials, educators, and students. Contractor members are licensed by the state of California. CLCA educates consumers about the dangers of hiring unlicensed contractors and maintains an Operation Helping Hand Program to encourage and help unlicensed individuals become licensed landscape contractors.

Pesticide Applicators Professional Association (P.A.P.A.) - Member

P.A.P.A. is a California non-profit, public benefit corporation which is dedicated to providing Continuing Education and to the implementation of safe and effective pest control techniques.

Contact Us
For more information on our Tree Barber’s certifications or tree services offered, please feel free to contact us at 760-745-7871.

We’re proud to offer reliable and quality tree services to North County San Diego residents, including inland and coastal communities.