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Recent Mulching reviews in Brisbane

"John was great, turned up on time and worked hard until the job was completed. Will definitely use him again"

Spreading mulch on garden beds

$60

"Excellent work"

Help spread garden mulch

$100

"Fantastic service!! Prompt, reliable, superior service and excellent communication to complete the job. From the moment Darren arrived he was respectful, did the job as asked and even went over and above by pulling lots of weeds from my garden that we did not expect. Would definitely recommend Darren for any gardening jobs you may need. He's brilliant!"

Lay/spread mulch to garden beds - tomorrow arvo

$80

"Kris double checked details of the job and worked diligently. "

Spread garden mulch

$60

"Dean was great. Very efficient and helpful! Happily have him help out anytime!"

Spread 3 cubic metres of mulch over garden

$60

"Great service, highly recommend "

Move mulch from front of house to back of house

$80

Average reviews for Mulching Services in Brisbane

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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 Brisbane

Remove or mulch 2 X cut down trees

$100

Bulimba QLD, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Need two trees which are already cut down removed from yard, Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Excellent work, thorough clean up and very friendly

Mulch large gardens

$250

Ashgrove QLD, Australia

29th Aug 2022

Am having mulch delivered and need someone to get in on to various garden beds and spread. Will need to be wheelbarrowed from delivery to gardens (short distance). 1st garden approx 8mx6m 2nd garden approx 8x x 1.5m 3rd garden approx 6m x 3m Will be approx 6m3 of rainforest mulch - Due date: Flexible

Excellent to deal with. Reliable, fast. Highly recommend

Victa lawn mower assembly (18” mulch or catch power mulcher)

$70

Ashgrove QLD, Australia

14th Aug 2022

Brand new Victa lawn mower purchased from Bunnings requires assembly - Due date: 19 August 2022

Josh was super responsive, punctual and professional. Job well done!

Top up soil, bark/ mulch recommendation , spreading bark/mulch

$500

Toowong QLD, Australia

9th Jul 2022

Top up soil , mulch / bark recommendation. We can order accordingly . Need to spread soil bark/ mulch. Large garden - Due date: Flexible

Yard cleanup and mulching

$400

Paddington QLD, Australia

19th Jun 2022

Trimming under bushes ; clean up edging ;lay mulch - Due date: Before Saturday, 25 June 2022

My first time with Airtasker. Ken turned up on time and did a solid days work tidying up a neglected yard. He is easy to talk to about the tasks and did them well and cleaned up after himself .Ken is a good ambassador for airtasker.

Gardening - weeding, planting out and mulching

$180

Hawthorne QLD, Australia

22nd May 2022

General tidy up of garden.Proper weeding mulching planting out - Due date: Before Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Great job. Did exactly what I needed doing and made the garden look so good. And so pleasant to work with. Would certainly get again.

Spreading mulch 3m2

$120

Wooloowin QLD 4030, Australia

23rd Apr 2022

Job involves, moving a few times, roughly laying down plastic sheeting, wheel barrowing mulch and then spreading. Tools and mulch supplied

Hard worker, thanks

Help with regular fortnightly gardening. Weeding, planting, mulching

$130

Toowong QLD, Australia

6th Sep 2022

Gardening help is needed, on a regular basis, fortnightly to begin. Weeding, planting, and mulching. - Due date: Flexible

Cutting tree, cleaning and mulching

$600

Lutwyche QLD, Australia

28th Aug 2022

- Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday it Wednesday August 2022

Gardener needed to trim and mulch garden

$250

Bardon QLD, Australia

14th Aug 2022

Experienced gardener needed to help with preparing front and back yard for sale of house. Will including trimming or removing plants in more dense areas, mulching, and general tidy up to make it look neat. Will need to have wheelbarrow and other gear for moving and spreading mulch, whipper snipper and other garden trimming gear. Budget is for labour only, 4 or 5 hours. If it goes over can work out an hourly rate. Can supply dump vouchers if needed. - Due date: 14 August

Great bloke. Arrived on time as arranged and worked effectively to get the job done. Thank you.

Landscaping required! Planting, mulching and irrigation

$500

Fortitude Valley QLD, Australia

27th Jun 2022

I have a small garden that I need 20 x 200mm plants added to, 2m3 stone mulch and the irrigation connected. All materials will be supplied. Access is great via wheel barrow. Experienced landscaper required. Thanks - Due date: Flexible

Move mulch to backyard

$150

Miami QLD, Australia

18th Jun 2022

4m3 of mulch to move to backyard garden beds, only stair access one flight up to back yard so will need to bucket. I will be doing it too, extra set of hands will make faster Sunday or Monday flexible or worst case next weekend

Took the boys much longer than expected and they never grumbled so I increased price. Would have them back in a heartbeat

Plant 14 Murrayas & spread mulch

$600

Red Hill QLD 4059, Australia

21st May 2022

1) Plant 14 murrayas (I think 300ml bags) in garden bed with care not to damage irrigation and lighting cables. 2) spread mulch over garden bed.

Jack did an outstanding job refurbishing our garden. Great attention to detail.

Gardening - weeding, mowing, whipper snipper, mulch.

$300

Wilston QLD, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Looking for someone so come and do a complete clean up of our back yard. - Removal of weeds in three (3) big garden beds. - removal and spray weed in pebbles paths and lawn. - mow yard and whipper snippet edges. - trim and remove dead leaves. - mulch garden beds (sugar cane mulch provided) - remove all rubbish. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 30 September 2022

Move and spread mulch

$400

Red Hill QLD 4059, Australia

6th Sep 2022

Move 6m3 of forest mulch from front nature strip to backyard, and spread over area of approx 100m2 to a depth of 50mm. Move small amount of garden waste from backyard to side of house. It is a long sloping block. Approx distance from nature strip to furthest point in backyard is 50-60m. Access is via right hand side of house. Minimum width for access is 1 metre. Please see photos for details of access and slope of block, as well as garden waste to be moved. Mulch will be ordered and delivered once start date is agreed. - Due date: Before Sunday, 18 September 2022

Job well done. The team worked hard on a big job and were very nice guys to deal with. Would use again.

Gardening - Spreading mulch

$280

Bardon QLD, Australia

21st Aug 2022

I have about 8 - 10 cubic metres of mulch that I need spread in large garden. Easily accessible. Requires 1 - 2 fit people for half a day or possibly longer. Possibility of some other gardening work. Some gardening/ landscaping experience useful, but fit keen workers can do the job. - Due date: Flexible

Brad spread a large load of mulch through my garden, very efficient, did a really good job, hard working, on time. Highly recommend.

Laying mulch (2 hours)

$80

Clayfield QLD 4011, Australia

30th Jul 2022

Require help in laying new mulch in existing garden. Job is at Clayfield. Required this Monday 1st August for 2 hours from 2pm-4pm. All material supplied.

Pete was great. Arrived on time, proactive and a hard worker. Would definitely use again 😊

Remove garden mulch and coir rolls

$200

Paddington QLD, Australia

24th Jun 2022

The council have asked me to remove the coir rolls and mulch I have put on the verge around council trees. I need all of this taken back to the grass/dirt underneath and left in a tidy fashion….. and mulch etc taken to the tip and disposed of. - Due date: Before Friday, 1 July 2022

Excellent service. Prompt. Helpful. Will definitely use Dave again

Garden weeding, mulch spreading

$100

Newmarket QLD, Australia

7th Jun 2022

Garden needs weeding, it is a little overgrown - Due date: Before Thursday, 30 June 2022

Excellent work and perfectly on time as well!!

Weed garden, lay extra mulch. Come to weed on a regular basis.

$200

Alderley QLD, Australia

15th May 2022

Weed slightly overgrown garden. There are 3 tree sprouts that have been cut down but continue to sprout. These sprouts get cut off every time the weeding is done but continue to grow back. The tree roots need to be dug out. New mulch needs to be laid thickly. Take away weeds. - Due date: Before Friday, 20 May 2022