Deciding between hiring a lawn care company to help with your landscape needs versus doing it all yourself can take time and consideration. If you are torn between the idea of hiring a professional lawn care maintenance provider and caring for your lawn yourself, then these reasons for hiring a professional lawn care company may help in your decision.

Time Saving

One of the most obvious reasons to hire a professional lawn care company is that it saves you time. Caring for your landscape isn’t something you do once a year, but, rather, continuously throughout the year and it requires lots of time and hard work. Caring for your lawn adds time to your already busy schedule and takes time away from other things that you may rather be doing. Furthermore, if your knowledge of lawn care is minimal, you will have to spend a great deal of time researching exactly how to care for and maintain your lawn. This brings us to our next point.

Professional Lawn Care Services = Skilled

Lawn care professionals already have the required expertise and the know-how to care for your lawn.  Lawn care maintenance requires more skill than one would originally imagine. A nice, lush lawn doesn’t happen overnight and requires continuous maintenance to achieve. So if you want your lawn care done effectively and efficiently, you should consider hiring a skilled professional.

Money Saving

It may not seem immediately obvious, but hiring a lawn care professional, not only saves you time, it also saves you money. The equipment that you would need to purchase to care for your lawn, like a mower, string and hedge trimmer, aerator, thatcher, (the list goes on and on!) and the cost to maintain all of this equipment, adds up quickly and can be extremely costly. The cost of paying for landscape services does not even come close to the amount of money you would have to spend on equipment and maintenance. Not to mention, all that money you will be saving can be put towards something you would rather be spending it on!

Increased Property Value

Having a professionally maintained lawn also increases your property value. This is especially true if you are in the process of, or considering, selling your home. Your lawn is the first thing that every potential buyer notices. Therefore, a well cared for lawn increases the likelihood that your home will stand out among other properties in your area. This means you will be able to sell your house more quickly and for more money. For more information about increasing your home value by landscaping, click here.


These are just a few benefits of hiring a professional lawn care company; there are many more. If you have questions about what Urban Eden Landscaping can do for you and your lawn, contact us today or request a free estimate online by clicking here, or you can call us at 360-567-6399.