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Recent Hedge Trimming reviews in Melbourne

"Excellent job Marco, attention to detail, friendly service and punctuality greatly appreciated !"

Mowing Lawns and Edges, Cut hedges if possible

$120

"Thanks Jason, good communication, good job, careful and attentive tradie. Highly recommended. Jason and his helper cut down a tree and trimmed conifers around my courtyard. He was good at his job and organised. Thank you. "

Hedge trimming and tree trimming

$800

"Prompt , efficient and good quality. "

Need a 3m long hedge trimmed

$25

"Adrian did a great job with our hedges and especially impressed how he tackled our 6m+ high pittos. He was prompt and delivered as promised. Easy to communicate with and a nice guy. 5 stars !!"

Tree/Hedge Cutting

$600

"Great job, hedge looks great and cleaned up well"

Hedge cutting

$250

"Great work! Friendly and easy to communicate with. Will definitely be using his services again in the future. 100% satisfied."

Trim hedges

$30

Average reviews for Hedge Trimming Services in Melbourne

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What do hedge trimming services include?

Hedge trimming services involve removing and cutting away any diseased and overgrown stems and branches from your hedges. The purpose of hedge trimming is to maintain the health of your hedge and allow for new growth. Once you book a hedge trimming service near you, your trimming specialist can handle the entire process so you won't have to lift a finger.

From inspecting your hedge's current condition and preparing the right gear to cutting away any overgrowth and cleaning up the area after, you can leave all your hedge cutting needs to Airtasker. For a better idea of our tree and hedge cutting services, here are more details:

Pre-trimming preparation

Your Tasker first inspects your hedge's current state before trimming. It involves checking for any areas that need more maintenance, ensuring that no animals, including cats, possums, and bird nests, are left in your hedge. The preparation also includes and placing a groundsheet or tarpaulin beneath your hedge for easier catching of branches, stems, and other debris.

Your Tasker prepares the right tools and equipment for easy access such as hedge trimmers, leaf blowers, brooms, rubbish bags, and heavy-duty garden waste bins. Since trimming hedges pose a lot of risks, your Tasker also suits up with protective clothing. Doing so protects them from any cuts, scratches, bruises from flying branches, and getting any dust or debris into their eyes.

Hedge trimming

Your hedge trimming starts with your Tasker cutting away your hedge with a hedge cutter in controlled, sweeping motions. Usually, the top is cut in a more narrow line compared to the base to let maximum sunlight reach your hedge and enable easier maintenance as it grows. To get uniform lines, your Tasker cuts your hedge from the ground up with a smooth, gliding back and forth motion.

Branches are closely cut to the nodes or truck to avoid any pests or diseases. Once all sides of your hedge are trimmed, your Tasker takes a few steps back to inspect it from a distance. If touch-ups are necessary, your Tasker cuts away any remaining stems and branches while looking out for any uneven dips or cut-outs.

Post-trimming cleanup

Once you and your Tasker are satisfied with your trimmed hedge, it's time to clean the area from any remaining dirt and debris. The groundsheet or tarpaulin placed beneath your hedge can easily catch most hedge clippings. Also, any leftover branches or stems that have flown away throughout your property are collected and put in the proper waste bins. 

Your Tasker also clears away any remaining items from your paths and walkways that can obstruct and cause potential accidents. Lastly, your Tasker checks your hedge's condition after trimming. To speed up growth, your Tasker can also add fertiliser or mulch at your request.

Recent Hedge Trimming tasks in Melbourne

Hedge trim, weed removal, garden tidy up and green waste removal

$150

South Yarra VIC, Australia

3rd Aug 2022

- Due date: Before Thursday, 11 August 2022

Hedge Trimming

$200

Richmond VIC, Australia

25th Jul 2022

Hedge trimming, inside the courtyard, and out on the street side. ladder supplied. Will need to bring trimmer, and take all off-cuts away.

Great service! Kind guy

Hedge Trimmed

$350

Ascot Vale VIC, Australia

17th Jul 2022

Needing tall hedge trimmed on the side of the house back and front. Needs trimming to reduce height as well as trim of from all sides to look nicer. All surfaces are flat and can easily fit and move ladder. I would need you to take the cuttings away as well. The hedge has some thick branches in places which i think wont be possible to cut by hedge trimmer. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 27 July 2022

Mhmed did an amazing work. He is very through, an excellent attention to detail very professional and skilled. Highly recommended.

Hedge Trimming

$150

Pascoe Vale South VIC 3044, Australia

5th Jul 2022

2 hedges to be trimmed, as per pictures

Garden clean up. Tree and shrub trimming. Green waste removal.

$400

Ascot Vale VIC, Australia

16th May 2022

Front garden and nature strip mowed. Overgrown shrub trimmimg. Cut back overgrown plants. Removal of all green waste. - Due date: Flexible

I was unable to attend the property due to covid. Sam called the day before to check what I wanted done and kept me updated all the way through with phone calls, video and photos. He informed me of the tip fees and double checked I was ok with the amount beforehand. Amazing job. Highly recommend!! Thanks Sam.

Garden hedge trimming

$300

North Melbourne VIC, Australia

6th Apr 2022

Looking for a gardener to: - Light trim our hedges (about 23m lenght x 5m high). Only one side needs to be trimmed. - Hedge type = Pittosporum - Trim 2/3 of an ivy fence. I've already trimmed the middle. - Removal of a small Camelia tree - Must include green waste removal - 70% of the area around is paved and 30% grass (see photo). Both can withstand ladders. Dates are FLEXIBLE My budget is FIXED. I've had this job done before and it takes about 2-3 hours to complete. Please do NOT make offers above my budget.

Luke was a great hire - responsive as we were trying to schedule his visit, arrived on time, made sure he understood what we needed and worked efficiently and tidily. Will definitely use him again and I recommend him to others.

Need top of hedge cut trimed half a meter lower

$200

Northcote VIC 3070, Australia

13th Mar 2022

Trim hedge down half a meter This is very awkward to do so will need right gear. I would of done it myself otherwise so please dont bid if you haven't done this before.

Really great job. Fast and on time

Bamboo hedge trim

$200

Elwood VIC, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Looking for someone to trim and shape a bamboo hedge in our backyard - Due date: Flexible

Cut hedges and take away clippings

$80

Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia

21st Jul 2022

Hello, the hedges need to be trimmed in our backyard in Collingwood. It's not a big area

Thank you! Looks great

Mow a small area of lawn and trim hedges

$80

Northcote VIC 3070, Australia

12th Jul 2022

Mow a small area of grass and trim hedges - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 13 July 2022

Great Job!!!

Hedge trimming

$90

Kensington VIC, Australia

20th Jun 2022

Need , hedge trimming and make it little bit short fence size it’s now higher than fench. I am in Kensington 3031 If anyone can do this job please contact me thanks. - Due date: Anytime tomorrow

Paul he is a good man & he did good job , I am 100% happy .He got all tools & equipment , he is a honest man.

Monthly Hedge trim and weeding

$100

Moonee Ponds VIC 3039, Australia

10th May 2022

I need someone to trim the hedges and do some weeding for 1.5-2 hours a month. Front hedge about 3m long, back hedge about 9m blind side weed less than 2 metres wide.

Everyone super happy

Gardner for hedge trimming

$150

Northcote VIC, Australia

21st Mar 2022

Need high hedge in front and back yard trimmed any day this week!

Tim completed a hedge trimming job at our house today and did a great job! He was on time and extremely hard working!

Gardening - trim hedges, tidy up garden beds

$150

Toorak VIC, Australia

5th Aug 2022

The front and backyard need to be tidied up - hedges to be trimmed - weeding - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 13 August 2022

General garden tidy/hedge trim

$200

Thornbury VIC, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Our previous landlord would like the garden to be cleaned up a bit more than we have left it. Mainly the edges need trimming down further. The lawn has been mowed but not very thoroughly. The front hedge also needs trimming - Due date: Flexible

Mhmed went above and beyond. He reassured me I wouldn’t have to worry and he was absolutely right. I couldn’t be there to show him the job, so I trusted him to complete it to a sufficient level. It’s so often that people under-deliver but in this case I was blown away.

Hedge trim and clean up treetops that are near roof guttering

$200

Coburg VIC, Australia

18th Jul 2022

Hedge: On our side of the fence, trim the hedge. One hedge at front of house, one hedge at back of house. Each hedge is about 2 m long. Trees near roof guttering: trim back the part of the trees that are near the guttering. These are down the side of the house. About 15 m. - Due date: Flexible

Great communicator, tidy, fast. Nice guy. Thanks

Cut hedges in south yarra

$150

South Yarra VIC, Australia

8th Jul 2022

Net someone to cut hedges at the front of the property - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 13 July 2022

Hedge Trimming Gutter Cleaning

$250

Prahran VIC 3181, Australia

8th Jun 2022

Hedge Trimmed, Gutters Cleared, Ivy removed from weatherboards, Tree Trimming. Type of gardening: Hedge trim, Garden cleanup, Other Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Before 30 June

Oscar was amazing. He smashed through all my gardening work in record time and did a great job. Even jumping up on our roof and working around tricky access to get to all the ivy. Would highly recommend.

Trim hedge/trees

$150

Brunswick East VIC 3057, Australia

26th Apr 2022

After a gardener who has their own tools to trim a medium hedge/trees (approx 2x 3 metres total) and remove the green waste - Due date: Flexible

Amazing work, super fast, super friendly and very professional

Hedge Trim

$150

Pascoe Vale South, Victoria, Australia

19th Mar 2022

require approximately 12m of hedge to be trimmed side and top.

Fantastic work and great attitude. Highly recommended.