Gardener Cowes Isle of Wight

Finding a Gardener in Cowes: Don't get stressed out if your garden in Cowes is looking unkempt and you can never find the time to sort it out, there is always the option of calling in some outside help. Now, some people in Cowes opt for the "fellow down the street" who can put his hand to anything, while others choose a professional gardener with an established reputation. Whilst even professional Cowes gardeners don't always have formal qualifications, they can usually be relied upon to have more horticultural knowledge than any "guy down the street" is apt to have. You will need to decide which gardener is most suitable for your requirements.

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If you cherish your garden you will want a gardener with some savvy, who appreciates what you have and looks after it correctly. So, your main objective must be to find a trustworthy Cowes gardener who has a reputation for doing an excellent job. When you've got shrubs and trees requiring specialist care, this becomes even more vital. Never compromise, get yourself a decent Cowes gardener.

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There is a seemingly endless list of jobs to be done in the garden, even if it is relatively small. These jobs will need doing more regularly in the spring and summer and perhaps not at all in the winter. The more commonplace place tasks that need doing in Cowes gardens are likely to be hedge cutting, mowing lawns, general tidying and weeding. There are plenty more jobs that might need doing for example waste clearance, driveway cleaning, laying patios and fence repairs, most Cowes gardeners will also be willing to tackle these.

Gardeners rates vary, but professionals will probably set you back around £20 per hour, with that "fellow down the road" accepting perhaps £10 or £12 for the same time period. Depending on the state of your garden it is likely that your gardener will need more than just one hour to make an impression. Sessions of 2 or 3 hours are standard for many gardeners in Cowes. Remember, they have to travel to and from your house, and maybe also get to the tip with your rubbish.

You should be suspicious of any gardener who demands payment in advance. More involved tasks like decking or fencing can be considered an exception, since expensive materials need to be obtained and quite rightly a deposit will be requested. If your gardener asks to be paid in cash after the job is complete, this is not something to be worried about and is normal within the trade. You don't want any arguments about payment in the future, so be sure to get a receipt.

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Be clear what your requirements are before the gardener begins work, have a list of jobs that need doing. Your gardener will be there to give you advice and guidance on any aspect of your garden, so make the most of his/her knowledge. If there is going to be a lot of waste produced by your gardener, double check they he/she will take it away afterwards.

It pays to be thoughtful and supplying your gardener with a drink or two will help his/her day along. Gardeners are appreciative of gestures like this and will no doubt reward you by doing the best possible job. It is useful to always have a friendly relationship with your gardener, so try to have regular chats with him/her, sharing ideas and opinions. However, don't follow them around all day, generally getting in their way and bombarding them with constant questions.

Cowes Garden Design: It might be better to locate a specialist Cowes garden designer if you are planning on a complete re-design of your garden. Not all gardeners who do routine maintenance will be skilled in the design area of gardening. Find out if your gardener has a history of garden design and can show you a portfolio. If not, there are plenty of garden design experts out there.

Some Cowes gardeners will also help with mulching, leaf clearance, disease identification, bedding plants, garden watering, shed replacement, garden electrics, plant selection, bush trimming, hedge planting, garden trellis, shrub planting, plant sourcing, tree planting, nature gardens, irrigation, strimming, water features, soil health checks, snow clearance, hard landscaping, artificial grass, soft landscaping, digging, tree surgery and other gardening services in Cowes, Isle of Wight.

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