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Don’t Hire a Lawn Care Company Until you Answer these Questions

Don’t Hire a Lawn Care Company Until you Answer these Questions

Many homeowners enjoy the sight of a lush, green lawn. While some are able to achieve this result on their own, others realize the need to hire a professional.

There are many benefits of hiring a lawn care company, including the fact that they do all the work for you. You never again have to purchase fertilizer, apply it on your grass, and hope for the best. There is a professional who can do the job on your behalf.

As tempted as you may be to make this move, don’t get too far ahead of yourself. Here are three questions to answer before you pull the trigger:

1. Can you do the job yourself? Once you know what you are trying to achieve, you may want to experiment on your own. It is possible that you could achieve the desired results without the assistance of a professional. It may take some time, but in the long run it could save you plenty of money.

2. Have you compared at least three lawn care companies? This is essential, as each one offers something unique. From the product they use to the price to the schedule, you want to know what you are getting with each provider. No matter where you live, you should be able to find several companies that provide service in your area.

3. What is the true cost? It is easy to pay attention to the discounted number that is meant to “get you in the door.” And while it is nice to save money on the first application, don’t let this fool you. This is not likely to be your price moving forward. Make sure you know the true cost of the service.

Once you answer these questions, you can make a final decision. Some people decide to hire a lawn care company. Others opt against this. What are you going to do? 

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Comments 1

Frank on Thursday, 20 August 2015 08:49

These are very important questions to ask yourself. Lawn care is an expense a lot of people forget about. Some lawn care companies can be economical once you consider the time as well as purchasing all the equipment yourself.

I would definitely recommend to shop around and get quotes from as many lawn care companies as you can as you will then know what the “market” rate is for your area.

These are very important questions to ask yourself. Lawn care is an expense a lot of people forget about. Some lawn care companies can be economical once you consider the time as well as purchasing all the equipment yourself. I would definitely recommend to shop around and get quotes from as many lawn care companies as you can as you will then know what the “market” rate is for your area.
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