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How to Pick a Good Lawn Care Service If you’re decided 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 leads to considerable variance among companies. Some will be outstanding. Some will be horrendous. So how can you tell the difference? Here’s some help: 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, a company that has scores of negative reviews and sensible accounts of inadequacy, you can safely trust that they offer questionable service. Additionally, ask your neighbors which company they hire and what they think of the service. Yes, it could be as simple 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 injured on your property, you’ll probably be liable. That’s not all. 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 tons of stress and time in the end. Equipment Maintenance If you used to mow your own lawn, you probably changed your blade once a year or twice. Reputable lawn care companies normally change or sharpen their blades everyday or at least every two days. ask them how many mowing hours their blades have to go through before they get sharpened or changed. Ten hours should be the maximum. Contracts In this industry, it’s ordinary to require lengthy contracts, so you shouldn’t be surprised if your lawn care company does. Just ask if they’ll let you go without one. At least, ask if they could give you a free trial. This shouldn’t be a problem for good companies. Reliability Finally, you have to know that companies sometimes lack operational capacity and simply break down and disappear all of a sudden. Check out online reviews to find out which companies are stable or not that stable to be dependable. Ask your friends and neighbors if they’ve heard of a certain provider you may be eyeing. Better yet, just ask for client references from the provider and make sure to call them.