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Yard by Yard Makeovers

7304 Carroll Ave # 229
Takoma Park, MD 20912 301-270-4642

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Cleared out a lot of brush at rear of backyard that was infested with poison... - Oct 10, 2019

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Mario's Landscape Service

7908 Wildwood Dr
Takoma Park, MD 20912 301-370-6652

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Mario's Landscaping Service performed three significant and important... - Aug 27, 2020

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Girasol Unique Gardens & Ponds

250 Manor Cir
Takoma Park, MD 20912 301-270-4251

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Expertise is tops with design and general advice - Oct 28, 2020

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Isabel Juarez

Takoma Park, MD 20912 202-419-9957

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A private, independent contractor - Jan 16, 2012

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Khalsa Landscaping

PO Box 11484
Takoma Park, MD 20913 202-441-0543

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Mario's Landscape Svc

7908 Wildwood Dr
Takoma Park, MD 20912 301-464-3242

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Once you have chosen a company that can do the work well, price becomes your primary consideration. Our undercover shoppers found huge company-to-company price differences for the same work.

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Kermit the Frog once crooned “It’s Not Easy Being Green.” If you have a lawn, you can relate: It’s not easy keeping things green. Here's how to plot a course, whether you call in the pros or go it alone.

The proposals Checkbook's undercover shoppers get from lawn care services rarely agree on identification of weed species, presence of disease, need to correct soil acidity, and recommendations on core aeration.

Lawn care services work with different products and techniques, but the results they promise are similar. Companies usually offer customers a selection of “packages” that include specified treatment plans to take place over the course of a year.