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TruGreen

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Had difficulty in getting lawn care choices correct. Did a good job on the... - Nov 09, 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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Two years ago we decided to give Steve's a tryl, since they already mow... - Jan 12, 2021

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Craig's Lawn Care

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

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I use Craig's only for routine lawn mowing and for leaf blowing in the... - Jan 12, 2021

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TBI Lawn Care Professionals

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

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GOOD SERVICE, FAIR PRICING RESPONSIVE WHEN YOU NEED OR HAVE QUESTIONS. - Jan 19, 2021

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TruGreen

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

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Reliable service - friendly staff - Oct 01, 2020

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Lawn Mate Quality Lawncare

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

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I have used Lawn Mate for years. They do excellent work. - Jan 16, 2021

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NaturaLawn of America

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

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They do reliable service, although their office staff Is a little lacking on... - Oct 29, 2020

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Lawn Doctor

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Just plain terrible. - Oct 20, 2020

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Chesapeake Lawn Science

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

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Concern they push products too much under the guise of being the big experts. - Oct 20, 2020

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TruGreen

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

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Tree and Shrub service associate became disoriented and performed my service... - Jan 19, 2021

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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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Prices are a little too high - Jan 20, 2021

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TruGreen

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

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Not the best, they do an OK job, always trying to upsell - Jan 13, 2021

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Rowlandscapes

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

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Great work. Lawn looks great. Grass cutting services are superior at a reasonable... - Jan 22, 2021

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Spring-Green Lawn Care

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

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Very easy to deal with came on time. - Jan 12, 2021

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Kingstowne Lawn & Landscape

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

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Kingstowne prices for lawnmowing are about average; its prices for other... - Nov 11, 2020

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Andy's Lawn & Landscape

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

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Andy's Lawn and Landscape isn't cheap....but their work is exceptional.... - Jan 18, 2021

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East Coast Lawn

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

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I've been using them for years. They are always reliable. - Jan 22, 2021

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Elite Landscaping

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

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Have been using Elite for about five years. It has turned our lawn into a... - Oct 31, 2020

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