Oxford Insta Shade: Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

A. When the tree is dormant. Evergreen from March – June & August – December.Deciduous from March – May & October –December.

A. Watering is the key task. Follow our watering guideline.

A. Trees that Oxford Insta-Shade moves from your property either close by or to another location are warrantied for 1 year since the planting day or until June 15 of the following year as to give the tree a chance to bud out and grow, especially if the winter was quite harsh, abnormal, and/or long. If the tree dies within that time frame, half/50% of the total amount you paid for the transplanting service of that 1/one tree will be reimbursed to you as a credit on your account.

Spaded trees that you purchased from Oxford Insta-Shade and had moved to your property are warrantied for 1 year since the planting day or until June 15 of the following year as to give the tree a chance to bud out and grow, especially if the winter was quite harsh, abnormal, and/or long.The value of the tree that you paid (not planting service & delivery) will be reimbursed as a credit on your account. No cash refund.

Upgraded warranties are available upon request for a percentage of the total amount of our services.

Oxford Insta-Shade is not liable for trees that are partly or wholly damaged due the above reasons. They will warranty any tree only once.


Warranty Terms


All trees purchased from and planted by Manotick Tree Movers Inc. are guaranteed for 1 years from date of invoice. The warranty covers the cost of the tree and half of the delivery and planting fees. Additional planting charges or smaller sizing may be required if conditions have changed from original installation (i.e. limited or no access due to fences, retaining walls, buildings and other obstructions)

In no case shall Manotick Tree Movers Inc. be liable in respect of loss or damage to trees caused by diseases, severe weather (wind storm, hail, lightning, fire) winter desiccation, animal/insect damage, lack of water, excessive water, vandalism or malicious acts. We will replace any tree only once.

A. Watering is the key task. The amount of water depends on the type of soil, what kind of tree, and how mature it is. Follow our watering guideline.

A. No. We will request the locates.If you provide us with enough details and your address, everything will go smoothly.

A. A few factors come into question. First, how big is the diameter of the tree trunk? That measurement will decide which size spade truck to use. Secondly, this service is quoted per hour. From the moment the spade truck leaves Oxford Insta-Shade, until the truck gets back to the garden centre defines the price. Tax is extra as well.

100-inch tree spade - $265 per hour

90-inch tree spade - $210 per hour

80-inch tree spade - $185 per hour

44-inch tree spade - $105 per hour

Walk behind skid steer - $200per tree

*Prices are subject to change due to different factors and inflation.

A. When the tree is actively growing, when it is beyond our moving capabilities, and/or when the tree is under stress and is not healthy.

For any questions on specifics of trees, refer to the plant list.

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