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Finding a Gardener in Gretna: Bringing in some outside assistance to knock a tired and bedraggled garden back into shape is something many busy people have to do these days, especially after a long and blustery winter. Though there are a number of people in Gretna offering gardening services, not all are necessarily suitable to be let loose on your prized garden. Whilst even professional Gretna gardeners don't always have formal qualifications, they can usually be relied upon to have more horticultural knowledge than any "geezer down the street" is apt to have.

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You want your garden to be treated with respect by someone who knows exactly what they are doing. Make sure you locate a dependable Gretna gardener who'll do a real good job. If you have a garden containing certain trees and shrubs, the importance of this is even more apparent. Don't make do with any old rubbish, track down a proper gardener.

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Small gardens need routine attention just like larger ones and the jobs may be much the same but on a smaller scale. These jobs will need doing more regularly in the spring and summer and perhaps not at all in the winter. The list of the most common gardening jobs will come as no surprise and includes the likes of general tidying, trimming hedges, grass cutting and weeding. Many gardeners will also be happy to take care of jobs like waste clearance, fence repairs, laying patios and driveway cleaning

Regular garden maintenance can cost quite a bit of money because an experienced gardener will probably charge you something like twenty pounds per hour worked. You shouldn't expect too much from your gardener on his/her first visit, because gardening takes time and dependant on the amount of work that needs doing, several hours may be required. It would not be that unusual for a gardener to have a minimum visit time of 2 to 3 hours. This isn't surprising when you appreciate that they have to get to and from your house, load/unload, and resposibly dispose of your waste at the local recycling centre.

Payment in advance is not something that gardeners usually ask for, so be cautious if your gardener requires this. More involved tasks like landscaping can be considered an exception, since expensive materials need to be obtained and quite rightly a deposit will be requested. Once your garden is finished you should expect to be asked for payment in cash, because most gardeners prefer this. Remember to get a receipt whether you pay the gardener by cheque, card or cash, this negates later disputes.

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Before any work commences make sure your gardener is clear about what needs to be done and has a plan of action to complete it. Any self-respecting gardener will be more than happy to help you get your garden in order, use this help and guidance wisely. Not all gardeners like to take away the waste and lawn clippings, so check that yours does.

It doesn't hurt to offer your gardener a drink during their toils, after all gardening is thirsty work. Such kindnesses are much appreciated and will likely be repaid by extra efforts on your behalf. Building a friendly relationship with your gardener is always a good idea, it enables you to soak up a little of their knowledge and ideas. Having said that, don't hold your gardener up by wittering on all day and preventing him/her from getting on with the job.

Some Gretna gardeners will also help with raised beds, disease identification, bedding plants Gretna, garden management in Gretna, plant sourcing, snow clearance, mulching, soft landscaping, garden electrics in Gretna, power washing in Gretna, garden tidying in Gretna, shrub planting in Gretna, path cleaning Gretna, tree planting, shed removal Gretna, strimming, plant selection in Gretna, potting out, hedge planting in Gretna, tree surgery in Gretna and other gardening projects in Gretna, Dumfries and Galloway.

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