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St Albans Gardeners Hertfordshire (AL1): If you've got a garden that's looking tired and out-of-control, the time has arrived to knock it back into shape. If you're just too busy or too idle to do it yourself you're gonna have to bring in some help. Now, you could call in a proper St Albans gardener or you could try the "chap down the road". Although there's no guarantee that a professional gardener will have any recognised horticultural qualifications, he/she will almost certainly have a great deal more gardening know-how than that "guy down the street" is going to have. This article may well help you to choose.

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It isn't too much to ask that any gardener treats your garden, plants and contents with a level of respect. So take care to track down a local St Albans gardener who can be relied on to do a decent job. The importance of this can't be stressed enough, when certain trees and shrubs are involved. Don't make do with any Tom, Dick or Harry, get yourself a quality gardener.

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The jobs that need doing on a routine basis are much the same with both large and small gardens in St Albans. Gardener visits will generally need to be more regular in spring and summer, with jobs being done more frequently. Commonly hedge pruning, cutting the grass, weeding borders and general cleaning are the gardening tasks that people in St Albans need done. It is unlikely that your gardener will refuse tasks such as decking installation, cleaning driveways, garden clearances and garden fencing.

Expect to shell out something like £20 per hour for hiring the expertise of a professional gardener, the "fellow down the street" will be a bit cheaper. Generally a professional gardener will want to spend more than one hour on your garden. To make it worthwhile and to make an impression, gardeners normally like to put in two to three hours at a time. It is not just a case of working on your garden, they need to allow for travelling time and visits to the local rubbish tip.

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If a gardener asks for payment up front you should be very wary, as this is not normal practice. Paying a deposit for materials might be appropriate for bigger jobs like decking installation. Quite often a gardener will ask to be paid in cash once the work is complete and that is of course fine. You don't want any arguments about payment in the future, so be sure to get a receipt.

Let the gardener know about your precise expectations before any work begins. In order for you to get the most out of your gardener, you should always be willing to ask for advice and help. If there is going to be a lot of waste produced by your gardener, double check they he/she will take it away afterwards.

Gardening services are offered in St Albans and also in nearby places like: New Greens, Saint Stephens, Chiswell Green, London Colney, Napsbury, Park Street, Saint Julians, Fleetville, Marshalswick, Townsend, Gorehambury, The Camp, Frogmore, Porters Wood, and in these postcodes AL1 1LS, AL1 1BH, AL1 1NJ, AL1 1LX, AL1 1UJ, AL1 1TT, AL1 1JG, AL1 1RB, AL1, AL1 1RD. Locally based St Albans gardeners will likely have the telephone dialling code 01727 and the postcode AL1. Verifying this can confirm that you are accessing locally based gardeners. St Albans property owners are able to benefit from these and various other garden related services. Simply click on the "quote" banner to get specifics of gardening in your area.

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Doing your own landscaping design for your garden in St Albans, can be exciting and fun, but may also be quite a challenging project. If this seems of interest to you, here are a couple of suggestions to consider.

The planning of your landscape layout is the first and most important stage of the whole process. In accordance with what you want to be part of your design, you will need to gather all the essential information before making any decisions. You need to carefully consider whether to feature stuff like a patio, a deck, a fish pond or pathways. In addition there are numerous diverse varieties of flowers, trees, shrubs and plants to choose from. If you need a little assistance, look online for landscape design books and articles, and pick up a few specialist landscaping magazines from your local newsagent. This sort of research will be well worth your while, because at the end of the day, you will have saved effort, money and time, and have an eye-catching landscaped garden.

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Once you've finished your research and planning, you can get to work on your precise landscape design. One helpful tip, is to put together a scale model of your garden area using precise dimensions, so that you can work out where each element will fit in. You will discover loads of step-by-step guides, showing how you can do this, and they are available free on the internet. You can begin by using a layout pad to put the different design elements you want - wherever you want them; you can of course tinker with this to your heart's content. Try things out a little. Test several arrangements. It is only a rough draft. And remember the seasonal factor of things - you will need to make sure your layout will look wonderful all through the year. One more important factor in your layout is that the resulting landscape should be as maintenance free as possible.

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As it is often hard to visualise how your design will look in reality, purchase some good landscape designing software. It's going to allow you to see virtual pictures of your layout, where it's even possible to shift things and see what effect it has. You can use a photograph of your house, which is imported into the software, and the application then creates your landscape around the photo. Also, the majority of landscaping software applications offer advice on feature placements. Some of these software packages even illustrate what your garden will be like as time passes, and all your plants and trees grow. If you're not pleased with what you see, you will have the opportunity to make some changes now before it's too late.

Of course, although some folks in St Albans do not wish to have a garden area within their landscape design, most of us elect to make one the primary focus. A garden can be placed anywhere, just so it blends nicely with your general layout. One possibility is to add a touch of mystery, and keep your garden area tucked away in some hidden corner, like a secret treasure, just waiting to be discovered. When gardening is something you love to do, make certain that you do not overlook all of the possibilities for creating your garden landscape. (Tags: Landscape Gardeners St Albans, Landscaping Gardeners St Albans, Garden Landscapers St Albans, Landscaping St Albans, Landscapers St Albans, Landscape Gardening St Albans).

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St Albans gardeners can normally help with hard landscaping, bedding plants, fake grass, pruning and cutting, same day garden services, nature gardens in St Albans, snow clearance in St Albans, shrub planting in St Albans, garden ponds, groundkeeping, garden pond construction, the laying of patios St Albans, the trimming of bushes and shrubs, plant selection, garden deck cleaning, strimming St Albans, raised beds, weed and pest control, disease identification in St Albans, tree planting, gutter cleaning, commercial gardening, plant sourcing, driveway cleaning, garden electrics, potting out in St Albans, lawn mowing, holiday watering, path and patio cleaning, leaf clearance, one-off garden tidying, soil health checks in St Albans and other gardening services in St Albans, Hertfordshire. Listed are just an example of the tasks that are undertaken local gardeners. St Albans specialists will keep you informed about their full range of services.

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Near St Albans you can also find: Porters Wood gardeners, New Greens gardeners, The Camp gardeners, Napsbury gardeners, Fleetville gardeners, Frogmore gardeners, London Colney gardeners, Gorehambury gardeners, Chiswell Green gardeners, Saint Stephens gardeners, Marshalswick gardeners, Townsend gardeners, Park Street gardeners, Saint Julians gardeners and more. All these villages and towns are covered by local gardeners. St Albans residents can get quotations by going here.

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Gardening Around St Albans: Homes in Archers Fields, Beech Road, Bishops Close, Bedford Park Road, St Julians Road, Scholars Court, Tollgate Road, St Michaels Street, Cranbrook Drive, The Courtyard, Anson Close, The Drive, The Green, Cheverells Green, Abbott John Mews, Alma Cut, Bishops Garth, Starlight Way, Church End, Colindale Avenue, The Colonnade, Townsend Drive, Brooklands Court, Abbey Avenue, St Peters Street, Sycamore Drive, Cleveland Road, Dexter Close, St Marys Walk, Silk Mill Road, have had gardening work carried out recently. Gardens are also being looked after in these St Albans area postcodes: AL1 1LS, AL1 1BH, AL1 1NJ, AL1 1LX, AL1 1UJ, AL1 1TT, AL1 1JG, AL1 1RB, AL1, AL1 1RD. These locations recently saw activity by local gardeners. St Albans homeowners were given trusted and competent gardening services on every occasion.

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