Different ways to remove a tree:
Cut the tree and let it fall the direction it leans, if its safely possible.
Cut and wedge the tree in the direction you want, if its safely possible.
Cut and winch / pull the the tree in direction you want, if its safely possible.
A left over stump in not only unsightly it can be a safety hazard as well as making it difficult to mow around.
A tree may need pruning for many reasons:
Yard Expansions / Landscaping
From trees to brush to roots. Everything is gone.
Removing trees, brush and roots.
Wood Chipping / Clean Up
A tree is down but there is a big mess in the yard.
We chip the smaller branches into our dump truck.