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Grounds Maintenance

This page lets you know what you can expect from our Grounds Maintenance service.

Please note that schedules are subject to weather conditions.

Grass cutting

Main areas

We will maintain the grass to a maximum of 75mm throughout the growing season (between April and October).

Small areas

Visits and cuts in Spring, Summer and Autumn.

Shrub beds

Pruning and weeding 3 times a year in Spring, Summer and Winter.

Tree pruning

Pruning of trees up to 6 metres twice a year, in Summer and Winter.

Rough ground

Visits twice a year for strimming and to apply weed killer, as required.

Hedge cutting
  • Cutting takes place twice a year between October and March.
  • Hedges and passageways are cut as required to ensure safe access.
Hard surfaces

A visit to take place during winter months, with paths and car parking areas to be swept, removal of moss and spraying of weed killer.

Service charges

You will be made aware of any communal service charges before you first sign your Tenancy Agreement. The service charge is based on measurements of communal areas and standard costs applied to them. The overall costs for the grounds maintenance in your area will be split across all properties, including tenants, shared owners, leaseholders and private owner-occupiers.