BBB Tip of the Week: Hiring Lawn and Landscape Contractors

Thought you might enjoy a few tips from the Better Business Bureau on hiring those guys hanging out at the neighborhood Home Depot parking lot…

The Torch

riding lawn mowerSpring officially begins this week, and that has many homeowners thinking about their lawns, gardens or other landscaping projects to get their homes ready for outdoor living.

Better Business Bureau (BBB) offers the following advice to help consumers find a trustworthy lawn care or landscaping company:

  • Know what you want. Lawn care and landscaping companies provide many services, so it is important to decide what services and products are appropriate for your needs and budget. What do you want the yard, patio or deck to look like when the job is complete?
  • Ask around. Ask friends and family what lawn care companies they use. If you’re considering a major project like a deck or patio, ask friends if you can see their projects and ask how it was to work with the contractor.
  • Check the company out with BBB at  BBB Business Reviews provide important background…

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