Tree-cutting is a dangerous activity, one best left to professionals. But these folks don't care.

And they paid the price. We know that sometimes a big tree can become more trouble than it's worth, and that means getting rid of it. And we know that hiring a professional tree-cutter can be expensive. But you're really rolling the dice if you do it yourself when the tree is so close to your house, or your car, or you on the ladder, for that matter.