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GardeningOur garden maintenance service offers customers a professional and friendly service carried out by experienced staff who are all Disclosure and Barring Service checked. We can provide a regular weekly or monthly maintenance service or we can also cater for one-off gardening jobs. Our gardeners use all their own professional, petrol-powered equipment but may occasionally need access to an electricity supply or an outside water tap for some jobs.

GardeningServices we can offer you

  • General garden maintenance
  • Grass cutting and lawn care
  • Trimming hedges, bushes and trees (up to a height of three metres)
  • Pruning back shrubs
  • Litter picking and blowing clean hard landscaped areas
  • Weeding
  • Tidying and raking borders
  • Clearing overgrown areas
  • Supplying and planting flowers and shrubs
  • Repairing and treating garden fences

Disposal of garden waste

If required we can dispose of garden waste for you at a small additional cost.

GardeningDecember/January/February period

During the winter months, weather permitting, we are able to offer additional services such as:

  • Planting bulbs
  • Re-mulching, trimming edges and final weeding
  • Leaf raking and clearance
  • Garden tidying, clearing overgrown areas and removing green waste
  • Pruning hedges, bushes and trees (up to a height of three metres)
  • Moss removal from footpaths
  • Decking removal (lifting) and clearance
  • Pressure washing of patios
  • Clearing snow and gritting footpaths to front doors

How much does the Gardening Service cost?

Most typical gardening jobs are charged at £25 per hour. For larger gardening jobs we may need to come and visit you in order to provide an accurate estimate.

For all enquiries about our Gardening Service or to make a booking, call us on 023 9288 3505 or email gardening@ageukportsmouth.org.uk.

Special thanks to our sponsors

Gardening vanWe would like to express our sincere thanks to the sponsors of our Gardening Service, Mountjoy Building & Maintenance, Portsmouth Water and Rentokil Initial who have generously donated vans and other equipment to Age Uk Portsmouth. Without the kind support and sponsorship of these organisations it would not have been possible for us to set up our Gardening Service for the older people of Portsmouth.

MountjoyPortsmouth WaterRentokil Initial