Originally Posted by TaylorLandscapingLLC
It was kinda difficult to keep the top line even with the voids in leaves when taking branches off. it looks a little uneven in some places but for the most part its straight. the customer is satisfied so i guess if thats accomplished, its a win.
IMO, you didn't cut it back far enough along the side walk and probably the house as well. When you are doing a structure cut like that always
cut it back/down ~10-12" further than where you want to maintain it.