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Recent Mulching reviews in Adelaide

"Irene was great! Communicated well and did a great job.. would def use her again.. thx "

Weed and mulch

$80

"Mark was fantastic and finished the job to an excellent standard! Highly recommend! "

Gardening ASAP - weeding and mulching

$200

"Great job! Lovely couple "

Mulching garden beds

$80

"A challenging job well done! Fotios is good to deal with. On time and does what is agreed. "

Weeding and Mulching

$160

"Respond quickly and did a great job weeding and mulching"

Weeding and mulching

$600

"Zac was prompt and a pleasure to have do the job. He did everything perfectly, tidied up well A very pleasant clean young man. Highly recommended"

Moving mulch

$100

Average reviews for Mulching Services in Adelaide

based on 16 reviews

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What do mulching services include?

Buying and spreading mulch doesn’t have to take a lot of time, money, and effort—especially when a mulching specialist is within arm’s reach! When you book a mulching service through Airtasker, you can expect your Tasker to take care of this labor-intensive yet crucial part of maintaining a garden. Here’s what a typical mulching service will include: 

Picking and buying the right mulch 

First, the Tasker may assess your garden and determine the kind of mulch it needs. Shredded bark is quite common and easy to apply, for example, but isn’t as nutritious for the soil. Household waste such as grass clippings, leaves, and compost is beneficial for the soil but isn’t great at preventing weeds. Shredded leaves and pine needles are also great for mulching. A thinner mulch made of grass clippings and straw may be easier to use and more suitable for vegetable gardens.  

The Tasker can also help you figure out how much mulch to buy based on the size of your yard, the thickness required, and your budget. You can provide the supply budget and send your Tasker to the garden center. Otherwise, you can book a mulch delivery service to get the materials sent straight to your doorstep.  

Preparing the garden beds

Once the supplies are ready, the Tasker starts clearing the flower and vegetable beds. They’ll tidy up and other debris, then scrape off the old mulch. Next, they’ll check if your beds require watering and an application of herbicide. This is the best time to get the moisture and weedkiller in since the mulch will help hold them. Then, the mulching specialist may uproot any weeds lingering in the garden. 

Spreading the mulch 

Now, it’s time to spread that mulch! The Tasker may put on a layer that’s around 1-4 inches thick—just enough to keep the moisture in and keep weeds out, but not so thick that no water reaches the soil. Ideally, the Tasker should avoid creating “mulch volcanoes,” which can become hotbeds for pests, rot, and diseases that can spread around your garden. 

Take note that for ornamentals, mulch should be at least 3 inches away from the base of each plant. But if you’re growing vegetables, the Tasker needs to apply mulch around the base to help them retain moisture and prevent weeds. 

Mulching trees

Tree mulching has many benefits, so you should consider booking a tree mulching service. A Tasker can spread mulch over the trees in your garden. This process protects young trees, provides much-needed nutrition, and reduces the threat of other plants and weeds. If you have an old or damaged tree, you can also hire a tree surgeon who can safely and correctly prune and treat trees. 

Recent Mulching tasks in Adelaide

Spread some mulch and gravel + add garden edge

$200

Rostrevor SA, Australia

7th Apr 2022

Hi There, Looking for someone to spread some mulch in the garden and gravel along the path in my front yard, also need a little bit of digging done to create a garden edge

Mulching of a pile of wood and cutting

$200

Aldgate SA, Australia

4th Feb 2022

Hi - we have been gathering a pile of branches that we have trimmed from around our property just outside the front fence and would like to get it mulches ASAP to allow space for parking while some other work is done at the property from 11 Feb. How long the mulching would take will depend on the size of your mulcher! - Due date: Before Friday, 11th Feb 2022

Weed dads garden and put mulch down

$100

Stones Corner QLD, Australia

10th Dec 2021

Small back yard needs a quick weed and some more wood chips thrown down. Probably half a day? Any time between now and Christmas ex 15 - 18 December

Weeding and Mulching

$120

Wattle Park SA 5066, Australia

5th Dec 2021

Looking for someone to do some hand weeding, general garden tidy, and spreading some mulch to stop weeds coming back. Hourly rate doesn't include cost of mulch!

Move Mulch around property - 5 hours work maximum

$100

Houghton SA, Australia

14th Sep 2021

We have a heap of mulch that needs moving. Want to pay for 5 hours of work to move as much as possible. $100 budget

Lachlan was very prompt and arrived early ready to go. He followed instructions well and did a great job moving mulch around the property for us. Thanks Lachlan!

I need weeding & mulch laid

$200

Skye SA, Australia

22nd Nov 2020

I need one day of hand weeding and laying down mulch to various areas in the garden. Garden is on a slope as well.

Shane did a great job, weeding and putting mulch down. Highly recommend

General garden and mulching, cutting back

$100

Aldgate SA 5154, Australia

19th Jan 2020

We live in Aldgate, looking for garden work and wood splitter.

Mulching of garden waste

$450

Skye SA, Australia

11th Mar 2022

Small trees and shrubs to be mulched - Due date: Flexible

General gardening, pruning, mulching, weeding

$150

Rose Park SA, Australia

4th Feb 2022

General garden maintenance work required, involving some of the following: - plants trimmed and pruned - lawns edged - hedges trimmed - plants fertilised (I have fertiliser) - some weeding - possibly some mulching - there is a green waste bin on site Photos attached should give some sense. Work involved would be once-off (possibly multiple visits if required) and then probably a once a month maintenance visit. Happy for an hourly rate to be quoted, otherwise would expect first once off visit to be ~ 4 hours so I have put the budget in the ad at a suggested ~ $150 If the Airtasker was open to it, I would ideally like to assist for some of the time so as to learn how to best maintain the garden and so that we can openly consult as to what the garden requires. Cheers, Allan - Due date: Flexible

Mow small lawn , spread some mulch

$50

Campbelltown SA, Australia

10th Dec 2021

Hi , I need my front lawn mowed , and I need a hand spreading some mulch around. Thanks

Thank you , great service , much appreciated!

Mulch spread and move gravel

$90

Hahndorf SA, Australia

2nd Nov 2021

I need a trailer load of mulch moved and spread to garden beds, and an approx 8 square metre area of driveway gravel redistributed. I have a wheelbarrow and shovel available for use. Roughly 3hrs work.

Thanks Ryan. Great communication and solid work ethic

Tidy up Garden, weed and mulch

$300

Black Forest SA, Australia

29th Jun 2021

Garden Beds need mulching and weeding. Weeds are not bad, but whole garden was professionally landscaped and has been let go for 2 years.

Weeding and mulching

$100

Beaumont, SA

29th Sep 2020

Weed trim and apply mulch to some garden beds

Juan and Agustina did an excellent job in very trying conditions with minimal instruction and unsupervised. I came home to find they had done exactly as I asked and achieved a significant amount in the time I had allocated. My garden looked very tidy and I would have no hesitation in using them again . Thankyou

Mulching, weeding

$160

Uraidla SA, Australia

26th Apr 2022

Some wedding and mulching required - 4 hours work. I will pay $40 per hour - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 29 April 2022

Prune hedging trees, weeding, mulching

$150

Myrtle Bank SA, Australia

28th Feb 2022

Medium size garden, waste bin on site, every 2nd month - Due date: Flexible

Great job with pruning the hedges and cleaning up - works quickly and carefully and very polite. Will definitely have back!

Mulch spread

$40

Kensington Park SA 5068, Australia

22nd Dec 2021

I need two hours of help spreading mulch - Due date: Flexible

Move mulch - offer on cost

$100

Rosslyn Park SA, Australia

6th Dec 2021

18 cubic yards of mulch. I have a large wheelbarrow and 1 shovel already. Just to help distribute it arpproximately around . No idea cost just quote me - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 7th Dec 2021

friendly guy

Chipping of wood and leaves and spreading the mulch

$150

Echunga SA, Australia

31st Oct 2021

2 piles of branches and leaves that were cut need to be chipped and then spread on the council strip at the top of the block. - Due date: Flexible

Move 12 cubic meters mulch Monday 30th

$300

Stirling, South Australia, Australia

28th Nov 2020

Need 12 cubic metres of mulch moved to garden beds. Job would suit 2 people Please provide your own wheelbarrows, forks & shovels.

Spreading garden mulch

$240

Glen Osmond SA, Australia

31st Aug 2020

I require 5 cubic yards of mulch to be spread in the garden. I expect it will be a days work.

Misunderstanding about completion of task