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How to Choose a Professional Lawn Care Service If you’re keen on paying someone to cut your grass, then you’ve reached your next challenge: In the lawn care business, it’s even more complex because of how spread out the industry is. This produces wide variance among providers. Some will be exceptional. Some will be dreadful. So how are you to know the difference? Here’s a handy guide: Reputation
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Scan online reviews, but know that all providers will have some not so good ones written about them. What you want to look for is the overall vibe that you get. Obviously, if a company has more negative reviews and realistic reports of inadequacy, you can probably trust that they provide poor service. Moreover, ask your neighbors which provider they use and what they think of them. It could be as easy as that.
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License and Insurance First, if they’re licensed and insured, then you’re sure they’ve committed their life’s work to being a true professional. Second – and more importantly – if they get accidentally hurt on your property, you may be liable. Not just that. In the event that their mower hucks a rock through your window, their insurer won’t cover the damage. Professional or Trade Associations Being a member of a trade organization is a sign that a provider is committed to their craft. That includes a commitment to ongoing learning and upholding standards of the lawn care industry. Customer Service Look for a company that employs an office manager or owner-operator who consistently responds on time and reasonably, one who is easily reachable through email or social media, and makes use of lawn care scheduling and billing software. This can save you so much time and stress in the end. Equipment Maintenance If you used to mow your own lawn, you probably changed your blade once a year or twice. Outstanding lawn care companies generally sharpen or change blades everyday or every other day. ask them how many mowing hours their blades go through before they are changed or sharpened. It should be no more than ten hours. Contracts It’s routine to require long contracts in this industry, so don’t be surprised if your provider does. Simply ask if it’s okay to go without one. Or at least, ask if they’ll give you a free trial. This shouldn’t be a problem for good companies. Reliability Finally, you should know that sometimes, companies just don’t have adequate operational capacity, and they collapse and disappear all of a sudden. Read online reviews to know companies are stable or not that stable to be reliable. Ask your friends and neighbors if they’ve heard of the specific company you’re planning to hire. Better yet, simply ask the provider to give you client references and make those calls.