|Posted by B & B Maintenance on June 11, 2009 at 8:54 PM|
When it comes to looking after the lawn, a lot of people decide to seek the help of a professional to make the lawn look healthy as well as attractive. A contractor will be doing lawn care services as a profession and so their reputation will be at stake and they will have to provide excellent services. This is why it is relatively easy to find a reliable and fair contractor to take care of your lawn and to provide a high class service.
Looking for a Guaranteed Service from a Lawn Care Contractor
When you are making an enquiry with a lawn care contractor, you should ask them if they can guarantee exactly what is needed in order to provide the best possible lawn care. You will need to find out certain things such as:-
• Will they repair any damage that they have caused during working on your lawn if needed?
• Will they only give you a guarantee if you hire their full services?
As well as finding out about the guarantees of a contractor, you will need to find out about how good of a service they provide. This will involve doing some research and asking around your friends or family. You may want to find out exactly how many customers they have and how many of them continue to use their services. Something else that you can ask the contractor is how fast is their response times for when problems arise and whether you have to pay for any mistakes that the contractor makes.
Something which you may have never thought about before is the minimum call out charge that contractors chargetheir customers. So you should ask about this before you hire acontractor to look after your lawns. By knowing this in advance, you will know if it is affordable and whether you will be getting a good service or not. As well as this, you should enquire whether they change their prices throughout the year as this is always a good thing to know.
You should also ask if the contractor has a written contract and if so you should see it before you agree to their services. In the contract it should detail everything from the services that are provided to the charges and the guarantees. You should never get a contractor in without seeing and signing a contract as there will be no comebacks if things were to go wrong.
As you can see, there are a few things to do before you hire a contractor to look after your lawn. You should not rush in and accept the first contractor that you see because it may not be the best choice for what you need.