Hire a Landscaper or DIY: Which is Better?

Whether you’re a homeowner who’s new to caring for a yard or have been handling your own landscaping for years, have you ever thought about the possibility of hiring a professional landscaper or landscaping company? All too often, homeowners would like to have their own landscaping experts but are afraid that it’s not in their budget to do so. Instead, they continue maintaining their own landscaping.

For those who genuinely enjoy doing work around the yard, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with this. But what about the millions of homeowners who would be happy to never mow their lawns or pull weeds again? If you fall into this category, you might be surprised to find just how affordable landscaping services can be and how much they can help you.

A Landscaper Saves You Time

Think about how many hours per week you spend tending to your yard—especially during the spring and summer months. From mowing and mulching to weeding and fertilizing, that’s a lot of work to be done. Now, imagine all that you could accomplish by not having to spend that time working on your yard. When you hire a landscaper, you can free up hours of your time each week to spend enjoying other hobbies or even just relaxing.

Professional Landscaping Improves Curb Appeal

If you’re clueless when it comes to landscaping, you’re not alone. Aside from the basics like mowing and fertilizing, many homeowners don’t understand what steps are necessary to keep their yards looking well manicured and healthy. When you hire a landscaper, you can easily improve your curb appeal. This, in turn, can increase the value of your home and make it easier to sell down the road. The cost of hiring a landscaping service could very well pay off in this regard alone!

More Creative Options

Not thrilled with your current landscaping setup? A professional landscaper can complete an assessment of your property, discuss your wants/needs, and come up with a detailed plan to transform your existing landscaping. Whether you’re looking for something that will add more curb appeal or that will just be easy/inexpensive to maintain, your landscaper can assist you in not only planning but implementing your new landscape design.

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Landscapers bring Unrivaled Expertise

How many times have you spent your hard-earned money on a lawn care product, only to find it didn’t work very well? By hiring a landscaping expert, you’ll never have to worry about wasting your money again. That’s because landscapers stay up-to-date on the latest lawn care products and, as a result, only use the best projects that they know work well. You’ll never have to worry about choosing from a dozen different bags of lawn fertilizer at your local home improvement store.

As you can see, there are so many ways in which a landscaper can make your life easier and improve your property in the process. Should you decide to hire a landscaping professional to care for your yard, be sure to start by requesting an estimate and meeting with the landscaper face-to-face. This, in addition to reading online reviews of the service, will ultimately help you make a well informed decision on which service is best for your needs.

If you have questions about landscaping or are considering a project, contact AJ’s Landscaping today. We can help.

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A Word from the Owner

Thank you for your interest in AJ’s Landscaping. I started this company with a passion for creating beautiful outdoor settings and providing solutions to save my customers money on water and maintenance. Over the years we have established a reputation for our customer service and communication. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you, and include you in our growing list of satisfied customers.

~ Chris Jehs, Owner of AJ’s Landscaping
BRENTWOOD, CA – Gardener/Landscaper – AJ’s Landscaping

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