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TruGreen

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I give great marks to TruLawn standard yard care. However, I dropped the aeration... - May 17, 2020

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NaturaLawn of America

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We used NLA-Manassas which does not seem to be on your list. Our lawn was... - May 27, 2020

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Steve's Mowing

PO Box 1386
Springfield, VA 22151 703-750-2580

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Steve's has been our lawn care service for more than 5 years. They are... - May 04, 2020

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Craig's Lawn Care

PO Box 7310
Fairfax Station, VA 22039 703-385-1641

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Craig has been managing my Lawn and property for 30 years. Staff is great.... - Apr 25, 2020

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TBI Lawn Care Professionals

7646 Fullerton Rd #G
Springfield, VA 22153 703-455-5296

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TBI has dramatically improved our lawn. Weeds are controlled and grass is... - Aug 03, 2020

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TruGreen

18910 Woodfield Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20879 301-840-8090

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Our lawn specialist Fabio Curzi is outstanding - May 04, 2020

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Lawn Mate Quality Lawncare

PO Box 1216
Springfield, VA 22151 703-256-9595

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Jim was unable to take the work because yard needed too much work and it is... - Aug 13, 2020

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NaturaLawn of America

9325 Gue Rd
Damascus, MD 20872 301-253-0716

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Very good organic and blended lawn fertilizing service. they always send you... - May 17, 2020

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Lawn Doctor

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My personal experience in dealing with Lawn Doctor of Southwest Montgomery... - Jun 10, 2017

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Chesapeake Lawn Science

PO Box 369
Ashton, MD 20861 301-625-3232

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Excellent with services available with superior results. They are a little... - May 17, 2020

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TruGreen

106 Executive Dr
Sterling, VA 20166 703-478-3225

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TruGreen gives discounts for prepay plan. The plan works well - our grass looks... - Apr 22, 2020

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Complete Lawn Care

PO Box 5147
Laytonsville, MD 20882 301-948-5069

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They have revived our lawn after using many other services. I had a large... - Aug 17, 2020

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Greenturf

7909 Cessna Ave #A
Gaithersburg, MD 20879 301-990-9256

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They keep my lawn looking great and their prices are reasonable. I can’t... - Apr 19, 2020

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TruGreen

7109 Rainwater Pl
Lorton, VA 22079 703-550-7177

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Paid to have my lawn aerated and top seeded. After job was done I checked... - Oct 13, 2019

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Rowlandscapes

PO Box 814
Clarksburg, MD 20871 301-515-7170

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The owner is very knowledgeable about lawns, grass, soil, local conditions... - Apr 27, 2020

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Spring-Green Lawn Care

25284 Pleasant Valley Rd #138
Centreville, VA 20152 703-815-3700

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Have been with them for many years and would recommend them until last year.... - Feb 29, 2020

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Kingstowne Lawn & Landscape

6461 Stephenson Way
Alexandria, VA 22312 703-921-9200

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Kingstowne is a little on the high side on prices but they are reliable. My... - Apr 23, 2020

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Andy's Lawn & Landscape

PO Box 50294
Arlington, VA 22205 703-241-3752

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Recommended with reservations. After some mis-steps on a job, company management... - Jan 18, 2020

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East Coast Lawn

7522 Rickenbacker Dr
Gaithersburg, MD 20879 301-963-2011

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I've used these people for years but always have lots of weeds which they... - Apr 04, 2020

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Elite Landscaping

5799 Burke Center Pkwy #E
Burke, VA 22015 703-250-7600

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Get compliments on my yard all of the time asking who does my lawn service.... - Sep 25, 2019

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