About Us

Total Tree Care specializes in tree pruning, removal, stump grinding, injections, and cabling and bracing. We are also a Licensed Nursery Agent and supply plant material for large jobs. We do tree appraisals and consulting work relating to trees. Owner Mark Malmstrom was awarded the Utah Arborist of the Year 2005 and Utah Tree Climbing Champion for 2006, 2007, 2012, and 2014. He has been an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist since 1994 and holds degrees from Utah State University in Landscape Architecture and Ornamental Horticulture. Foremen David Aldous and David Thunell are also Certified Arborists. Crew member Jed McFarlane is also a Certified Arborist. To earn an ISA Certified Arborist® credential, you must be trained and knowledgeable in all aspects of arboriculture. ISA Certified Arborist® have met all requirements to be eligible for the exam, which includes three or more years of full-time, eligible, practical work experience in arboriculture and/or a degree in the field of arboriculture, horticulture, landscape architecture, or forestry from a regionally accredited educational institute. This certification covers a large number of topics giving the candidates flexibility in the arboricultural profession. A code of ethics for ISA Certified Arborists® strengthens the credibility and reliability of the work force. This certification is accredited by the American National Standards Institute, meeting and exceeding ISO 17024.
Total Tree Care has the largest capacity chipper and stump grinder in Cache Valley and we specialize in large and difficult removals, crane removals, and structural pruning of young trees.

Below is a partial listing of clients, jobs, or projects we have been involved in.  Contact information can be provided upon request.

  • Utah State University- tree removal, pruning, and cabling -steam tunnel, Heating plant, and Old Main Hill.
  • Logan Canyon- brush chipping for Gilbert Western Construction Company and Whittaker Construction
  • Davis County School District, Logan City School District and Cache County School District- numerous pruning and removal jobs.
  • Providence City, Hyrum City, Smithfield City, Millville City, Nibley City, Paradise City, Franklin City, Logan City– various pruning, removal, and stump grinding.
  • Birch Creek Golf Course– pruning and removal.
  • Logan Golf and Country Club– pruning, removal and stump grinding.
  • Logan LDS Temple- pruning and removal.
  • Numerous LDS Churches– pruning, removal, stump grinding and cabling.
  • Logan Regional Hospital & InstaCare– pruning, removal, and tree appraisal.
  • 1st Presbyterian Church Logan- pruning and removal.
  • Cache Valley Mall- pruning and removal.
  • The Anniversary Inn -Logan- pruning, large tree removals, and stump grinding
  • The Bluebird Inn– Fish Haven, ID- pruning, removal, and cabling.
  • Hyde Park Canal Company– removal of large willows along canal right of way.
  • Cache County Fairgrounds- pruning, removal, and hazard tree assessment.
  • Cache County Courthouse- pruning, removal, stump grinding and consulting.
  • ICON Health and Fitness Corporate Headquarters– pruning and removal.
  • Yorkshire Townhomes- Structural/maintenance pruning all deciduous trees over the last 5 years.
  • Old Navy, Convergys, Bull Market, Pinecrest Village, and other commercial properties- pruning and removal.
  • Consulting work Smithfield and Brigham City Main Street construction.