Montgomery Lawn Care Service
Lawn Care and Landscape Services
At Montgomery Lawn Care Service we like to have all the answers for our customers and prospective customers. We have compiled a list of some common questions and have provided our answers below.
Lawn Care Services Q & A
How much does lawn care service cost?
How much does yard service cost?
How much is yard service?
How much to hire lawn service?
In our area the average, mowing/cutting your common subdivision lawn ranges between $30 and $80 per visit. Most companies charge a flat rate per month for grass cutting based on hourly rates or the size of your property. There may be more fees or a higher rate for services like edging, leaf-blowing or seasonal cleanup visits.
Is lawn service worth it?
Is it worth it to hire a lawn service?
Yes! Of course, that is our opinion! But, really, if you factor in the sacrifice of your valuable time (working your job, visiting with friends, time with your children, vacations, etc.), the cost of lawn care equipment (lawn mower, fertilizer spreader, edger, string trimmer, etc.) It’s simply not the worth the hassle and the headaches to try and save a few of your hard-earned bucks. The pros of hiring a professional lawn care service easily outweigh the cost. The added value it will provide to improve your property and quality of life is worth the investment.
Are lawn services worth the money?
This depends on a few things of course. Do you have time to do it yourself? Do you have the ability to do it yourself? Is the visual appeal of your yard important to you? Do you have the equipment necessary to do the work? Do you want to do the work?
Ask yourself these questions. If you answer yes to these questions, then you need to save your money and do it yourself.
If you answered no to any of these questions, then you need to hire a professional lawn care service to do it for you.
Why hire a lawn care service?
Ask yourself these questions about your lawn care.
Do you have time to do it yourself? Do you have the ability to do it yourself? Is the visual appeal of your yard important to you? Do you have the equipment necessary to do the work? Do you want to do the work?
If you answer yes to these questions, then you need to save your money and do your lawn care yourself.
If you answered no to any of these questions, then you found a reason to hire a professional lawn care service to do it for you.
What does a lawn care service do?
Generally, a lawn care service will mow and edge your grass and sweep up the clippings or blow the clippings into your grass as mulch. Your lawn care professional may do other things or not quite as much. But, generally you and your lawn care service provider can agree on all the things you want done each week, month or year and they will give you a price for all those services and spread it out over equal monthly payments for the entire year to make their and your cash flow consistent and easier to manage. Your Lawn Care Provider may also so some Landscaper services such as trim hedges, bushes, trees, etc.
How much is the average lawn care service?
Here is some information on the Average Price of Lawn Mowing in Texas
Frequency 1/8 Acre 1/2 Acre
Weekly $20.93 $46.77
Bieekly $25.44 $56.21
Monthly $27.49 $61.13
Landscape Services Q & A
The cost of landscaping is based on the scope of work and supply. Landscape installations can cost anywhere from a few hundred dollars to tens of thousands of dollars, depending on the amount and size of plants, trees, hardscapes, gardens, etc.
What does landscape mean?
What does residential landscape mean?
What is home landscape?
Landscaping can be defined as the art and the practice of improving the appearance and visual appeal of the area surrounding a home or residence. Each home and its landscape should be a reflection of the personality or values of the people who live there. It represents a visitor's first impression of the home and its inhabitants.
What is the difference between landscape and landscaping?
Landscaping is a more professional way of gardening. Landscaping is about a gardens design and in the construction of ponds, sculptures or topiaries integrated into the design. Landscape design is the art of organizing and improving outdoor space with plants and structures for practical and/or visual appeal purposes.
Do I need a landscaping degree?
In reality, being a landscaper or landscape contractor does not require a degree but, most states require a landscape contractor to be licensed with their state.
There are entities that do provide education for Landscape design and have a degree program for the profession. A bachelor's or higher degree is needed for higher paying positions in landscaping, while lower wage jobs need an only a two-year degree or certification. Those interested in landscaping as a career can find a wide variety of choices, ranging from skilled or unskilled manual labor to professional designer jobs.
How much do landscape owners make?
The amount of money a landscaper makes is a choice of their own. YES… it is possible to become very wealthy from the income you create while providing lawn & landscaping services. However, it is also possible your company could die a horrible death during the next economic meltdown, as is the case with many businesses.
Landscape professionals and companies that build large amounts of wealth have found ways to earn profit margins of 30% to 50% net profit on a portion of their work.
How much does it cost to hire a landscaper?
A landscaping project can cost anywhere from five thousand to over a hundred thousand dollars. When deciding your budget keep in mind that investing in professional landscaping will add significantly to the value of your home. A general rule of thumb is to spend 10% of your home's value on landscaping.
How to get landscape jobs?
How to find landscape jobs?
Here are some helpful tips for finding Landscaping jobs
Are landscapers working?
Landscapers usually work year-round in the South of America while lawn care services usually have a dead time during the fall and winter months. Many “Lawn Care Services” do some landscape work but, a true landscaper usually stick to landscape designs and installations with maintenance as required.
How to hire landscaper?
This is a subject that is too involved to get into here but, the nationwide company homeadvisor.com has some good advice for hiring a landscaper here.
How much is landscaping service?
Some landscape contractors charge by the hour. Hourly charge ranges depending on their expertise and the service they provide may be as follows:
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