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Livermore Lawn Care Professionals

Browse these lawn care services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Livermore.

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Brian Cooper
5.0
from 209 reviews
  • 256 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lorna Q.
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Brian and his brother were an amazing duo! We moved a few furniture and boxes. He has was able to disassemble & reassemble my furniture with care. They were super efficient and completed my task really fast. They knew exactly what they were doing. He is very friendly and personable, takes care of your belongings, and super professional. Brian is also very responsive and replies super fast.

AA Cardenas Construction
4.8
from 199 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 251 hires on Thumbtack
Dean K.
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I hired Arisel to haul some dirt I had piled in the back of my house from a project my wife and I had been working on in the lawn. He was able to come to my house right away and quote. Price was reasonable and he was back the next day with help to get the dirt hauled away. We had him quote the pending projects we have been working on in the yard. (Installing base rock/sand, install big slate patio pavers, install gravel/pebbles, sod, landscape borders, and more...) We ended up using him to complete everything! It turned out really really nice. We were a little nervous in the beginning since we don't have much experience hiring help for our projects but Arisel kept in great contact and communicated wonderfully. He brought the right people to help with the jobs too. We will probably have him do any new project in the future.

Magnificent Landscape
4.8
from 133 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 310 hires on Thumbtack
Joe P.
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Hired for basic lawn care. The initial estimate was very professional and an excellent experience. The team was very open and readily communicated when issues arose and has responded quickly to the rare concern I've had. Very pleased with their work. The lawn is always well trimmed and everything ends up in the yard waste bin where it belongs.

Vin ~ Tak
4.6
from 89 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 135 hires on Thumbtack
Travis A.
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Vin has been awesome. He's taken great care of our lawn and is easy to work with. I definitely recommend him.

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RAMIREZ LANDSCAPING
4.8
from 80 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Charles F.
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David has been very reliable and conscientious in caring for my home lawn and landscaping. He is personable and considerate. He did a big clean up job for me recently that was done very well and he was very good about cleaning up after his work. David is a great option for home lawn care.

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Green Touch Gardening
4.9
from 53 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lisa M.
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Highly recommend!! Rene totally transfomed our yard, and put in 4 very long days to get it done. His team is extremely professional and respectful of our home, took their time and went above and beyond what we expected from a lawn care team. Installed new storm drainage, rebuilt part of our fence, and fixed a old irrigation system -- all on time and for a fair price. They even called us to let us know we'd overpayed (added up receipts incorrectly) and offered to drive over with a refund. We're very happy to have found this team!

The Green Team
4.9
from 36 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
Marcos D.
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They did a great job trimming back the hedges in my yard, taking out a dead, dried up tree, and mowing my lawn. They were also able to start working on my yard a few days after meeting. I appreciate that they made efforts to work around my schedule to meet. Thank you!

Mother Earth Care
4.3
from 41 reviews
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
Puru S.
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Anthony did a really good work with the lawn mowing job.

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  • 1 year in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Michael G.
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Mowers N' Blowers did a great job with my lawn. Will definitely keep them in mind for any future jobs.

Limon Landscape
4.7
from 32 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 67 hires on Thumbtack
Ellen L.
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excellent care of the lawn

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  • 13 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
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John S.
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Jerry did a great job repairing a broken sprinkler pipe in my lawn. He contacted me soon after I posted on Thumbtack, came by and quoted the job, then showed up when he said he would to do the work. The area where the work was done was left clean and the system once again works great. I highly recommend All Season for any type of lawn care or landscaping work.

  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
Michael L.
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Paul and his son Don came out the same day I posted my request. They were prompt, polite, and professional. Above all, the lawn looks great! I hired them on the spot and look forward to many years of excellent landscaping and lawn care. - Michael

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Quick Lawn Care
4.6
from 28 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mike R.
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The Quick Lawn Care crew did an excellent job with a difficult weeding project. Their work was thorough and showed good attention to detail.

RMR Landscaping
4.7
from 25 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Anthony O.
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Ricardo is a very nice person & great to work with. We had him & his crew replace our 2,200sqft lawn with new sod. Our lawn was taking over by gophers. He installed gopher barrier & replaced my old irrigation system. I gave Ricardo a number & kept it within my budget 👍🏼 Definitely recommend.

misael
4.6
from 25 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Ratnakar C.
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Misael did a great work in my messy lawn and garden.

  • 30 years in business
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
Sebastian R.
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Saia and his team did an excellent job; they took care of all the plants around the fence line, set new poles, cut out roots, and finished a pretty nice fence around our property. Thanks!

East Bay Sparky
4.2
from 19 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Dave B.
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Was on time and time quoted to do the job was almost to the minute. Asked him to do a few other items and was happy to take care of. For great service and professional service I would highly recommended using this guy.

  • 10 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
John S.
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4 Seasons cleaned up a yard that hadn't been mowed or weeded in a couple months and it looks great. Will be using them for ongoing lawn care services.

Perfect Landscaping
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara S.
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The Perfect Landscaping Company was the right irrigation and landscaping company for my job. Enthusiastic and really care about the finished product, easy to communicate with, willing to listen to your ideas, and honest enough to tell you the truth about how they feel about a material or idea you may bring up. There was a tremendous amount of work to do on my project and the team worked very hard and left my home neat during the process. I worked with Bill on selecting the shrubs and was impressed with his ability to take something complex and pull it together fast and efficiently. A very talented person. We are still going to be working together for some final touches with the irrigation system. I have confidence in this company and hope to be with them for many more years to come. B.E. Smoot

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  • 8 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Hongsuk N.
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They did a job (decking, sod, planting and sprinkler system) carefully and successfully as expected :)

  • 5 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Spencer H.
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Lawn Love is awesome! I'm new to the area and used Thumbtack to find a lawncare company. I was contacted by them within minutes of creating my project. They were able to arrange a same day mow and blow (guests coming into town for the weekend) and did a fantastic job. A+ for service and expertise! I foresee using Lawn Love for other projects!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What's the best way to maintain your lawn?

Keeping a lawn lush and green requires consistent mowing, weeding, watering, fertilizing and more. If your lawn is particularly large, it may make sense to hire a full-service lawn care provider. Whether you take a DIY approach or bring in the experts, maintaining your lawn requires a range of tasks.

Plan to mow the lawn often, allowing it stay longer than may seem convenient — longer grass is healthier grass. The general rule is to cut off no more than a third of the grass blade. This helps prevent damage to the lawn as well as keeping weeds from taking root. It’s also important to remove any weeds, then prevent new ones from growing. In spring, consider spraying a pre-emergent herbicide on your lawn to prevent crabgrass and other types of weeds from sprouting from seed. During other seasons, broadleaf weeds like dandelions can be pulled by hand or sprayed with weed killers. The best time to water your lawn is early in the morning, allowing the sun to help dry the grass. Make sure to thoroughly soak the lawn so that the water penetrates several inches into the ground.

Lawn care also requires feeding; look for a mixture of fast- and slow-release fertilizers that include nitrogen. Some lawns also benefit from aeration, which creates small holes to let air, water and nutrients penetrate the grass roots. Although most homeowners can manage these tasks on their own, a full-service lawn care company can handle them on a regular schedule, taking the guesswork out of maintaining a beautiful lawn.

How do you look after your lawn?

Having a beautiful lawn doesn’t just happen by magic. A multi-pronged approach to lawn care will result in a healthy lawn that will have your neighbors green with envy. The national average price for multi-service lawn care ranges from $40 to $50. Whether you tackle the project yourself or hire a lawn care professional, looking after your lawn requires consistent work. A baseline of lawn care is keeping your grass mowed and your irrigation system working properly. Fertilizing plants and grasses, as well as trimming and pruning foliage, may promote the health of your plants and lawn. Many lawn care pros offer different packages with varying monthly fees depending on your lawn size and the services you desire. Here are a few examples of average lawn care prices:

  • 1,000- to 2,500-square-foot lawn: $60-$90 per month
  • 5,000-square-foot lawn or larger: $110-$150 per month.
    • Includes lawn maintenance, cleanups and irrigation repairs. The company trims shrubs, pulls weeds, blows out yard waste, fertilizes and does minor irrigation repairs.
  • Up to 8,000-square-foot property: $30 per week/$120 per month.
  • 8,001- to 15,000-square-foot property: $35 per week/$140 per month.
  • 15,001- to 20,000-square-foot property: $40 per week/$160 per month.
    • Includes mowing all turf grass areas; trimming grass away from fences, structures, trees, and lawn edges; and clearing or blowing all grass trimmings from driveways, sidewalks, curbs, etc.

How much does it cost to have your lawn mowed?

Regular lawn maintenance can do wonders for your home’s curb appeal. Professional lawn care prices will vary based on the regional cost to do business and regional cost of labor, the size of your lawn, and any additional services you may desire such as edging or mulching. The national average for lawn mowing costs is $30-$50. Pros may charge an hourly rate, a flat rate or by the square foot (an acre contains 43,560 square feet). Square footage rates factor in the professional’s time, the use of their equipment, and the gas to operate the mower. Distance may also affect cost: If you live outside the company’s standard service range, you may pay an additional travel fee. Here are some examples of average prices for mowing and lawn maintenance:

  • Up to 8,000-square-foot property: $30 per week/$120 per month.
    • Bimonthly: $40 per service/$80 per month.
    • One time only: $45 per service.
      • Prices include mowing all turf grass areas; trimming grass away from fences, structures, trees, and lawn edges; and clearing or blowing all grass trimmings from driveways, sidewalks, curbs, etc.
  • Hourly rate: $25 per hour (including travel, equipment costs and labor).
  • Lot size:
    • Smaller lots in subdivisions: $35.
    • Half-acre lot: $50.
    • One-acre lot: $100.

What should I do to my lawn in the spring?

Spring is the perfect time to start thinking about lawn care. The ground is recovering from a long, cold winter, plants are starting to grow, and the earth is ready to receive new seeds. When the weather starts to warm, the first step in your lawn care strategy is deciding what you would like to achieve and what you need to do to make it happen. Your next step is to start cleaning up. Rake your lawn free of decomposing leaves, trim back shrubs and branches, and clear out all the weeds. Once your lawn is cleared of debris, tend to your irrigation system. Test your system and decide whether any repairs are necessary. Now it’s time to nourish the lawn. If you opt to aerate your lawn in spring, the national average cost is $70-$100. Consult with your lawn care pro, as some regions benefit from only aerating in fall. If you have bare spots, you can overseed the lawn to encourage new growth. Next you’ll want to fertilize the lawn to ensure it grows in rich and lush. Professional fertilization services may range from under $50 to over $200, depending on your lawn size. If you have a bad weed problem, you (or your lawn care pro) can apply pre-emergent herbicide to prevent a weed outbreak. Make sure the irrigation system is routinely watering your lawn, and then enjoy watching the grass grow.

How much is lawn care service?

Ensuring a lush, green lawn is so much more than simply mowing and watering the grass; it’s also pulling existing weeds and preventing future ones, fertilizing with the right nutrients, and coaxing new grass to grow in patchy spots. For many homeowners, a full-service lawn care company is the best way to maintain a beautiful lawn. The cost for professional lawn care depends on the size of the lawn and the services the homeowner chooses, as well as the location. For the typical suburban residence, the national average cost of full-service lawn care maintenance is $40-$50 per hour. Depending on the size of your lawn, that can cost you just $100 per month or more than $1,000 per month, but the average is about $350 per month. Most monthly services include a weekly cut, especially in the spring, as well as edging, weeding, and blowing the driveway, sidewalks and porches.

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