Thursday, September 26, 2013

Do You Hire Lawn Mowing Services for Home?

Do you remember growing up and mowing the lawn at home every Saturday morning? That was common for many kids as they grew up. Mowing the lawn was just something that was part of the deal. Today, that is still the case for many kids. However, some homeowners are wise to hire professional lawn mowing services in Beavercreek, OH, to mow the lawn. There are many cases where this is a smart move. For example, a homeowner that is aging may consider his or her own safety and find it better to hire someone to do the lawn mowing. Another example would be a homeowner that is extremely busy and with no children at home to mow the lawn. 

Tips When Working with Professional Mowing Services
If you have never hired a professional mowing service, but are about to, here are some tips to consider. First, do all you can to make sure the lawn is cleared before they arrive at your home. This will aid them in getting the work done faster.  Second, ask them to make you aware of any sprinklers that are broken in the process of mowing. Most mowing companies can and will repair the broken sprinkler if they broke it, but it is still good to know so that you can make sure it is functioning properly the following day. Last, be sure to communicate clearly with the mowing service on your desire for how short you like your lawn cut, trimming and edging concerns, etc. The mowing company will be grateful that you have alerted them to the things you have learned the hard way through your own experience. 

Ask for Additional Services Offered
Many professional lawn mowing services in Beavercreek, OH, offer many additional services as well. Do not hesitate to ask them what other services they offer and ask for a bid on anything you may be interested in having them do in the future. Even if you do not plan to ask them to perform any of those services now, it is helpful to know what something may cost in case you want to consider it in the future. Too many times, we assume too much, ask too little, and make decisions based on bad assumptions. 

This is a guest post provided for the enjoyment of Hope's Cafe readers.
**DISCLOSURE: This is a guest post in part with Bucks2Blog. *


  1. I would love to hire a professional lawn service, but now my teenage son has been mowing our lawn. I do help at times and feel it is good exercise too.
    twinkle at optonline dot net

  2. We have had a service from time to time. I would agree that communication is really important for the service to do their job properly.

  3. We mow our own lawn, but all of our neighbors have a lawn mowing service. Our yard isn't that large and we have a riding mower, so it's pretty easy. We do, however, pay for a garbage service even though we pay taxes for the city dump and can also drop our garbage off there. We are just too busy to do it each week!

  4. I have never hired a lawn service and probably won't until my husband doesn't want to do it anymore. I don't mind mowing it is a quiet time for me.