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Recent Mulching reviews in Geelong

"Thorough and hard working"

Mulch to garden beds

$180

"Sam was amazing! He was went above and beyond the expectation and got so much done in the time we’d agreed upon. Thanks Sam!"

Weeding, mulch spreading

$70

"Fantastic!"

Spread Mulch

$120

"A big job all done in 2 hrs. Good stuff"

Tree mulching

$150

"Nick did a great job mulching a big space of garden beds. "

Mulching needed

$200

"Quick, friendly, great works. Thanks"

Mulching: Gardening

$150

Average reviews for Mulching Services in Geelong

based on 26 reviews

4.92

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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 Geelong

Weed and Mulch a garden

$320

Barwon Heads VIC, Australia

25th May 2022

We have a lot of oxalis in our garden. Easy to pull out but it’s a big garden! Would love someone to pull out the weeds and then add some more mulch to the top. Can be done any weekday. No hurry. Prefer hourly rate. Happy to pay on the actual time taken. I know it’s hard to know how many hours it will take.

Filling Garden Bed With Large Mulch

$350

Teesdale VIC 3328, Australia

17th Mar 2022

I have an acre block and down one side 95m I have put plants. I have had 2 truck loads of Mulch dropped off in piles next to it. Just looking for it to be put nicely along the garden in-between the new plants. Garden Bed is 1.5m wide and 95m long approx. Thanks 😀

Mulch some trees

$150

Clifton Springs VIC 3222, Australia

15th Feb 2022

We cut down a tree and need it turned into mulch. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 16th Feb 2022

Remove Mulch

$100

Anglesea VIC 3230, Australia

21st Dec 2021

Remove Mulch from nature strip.

Veggie patch weeded and some mulching

$200

Drysdale VIC, Australia

7th Dec 2021

We have a large chook run and veggie patch area that needs tidying up. Hours negotiable - Due date: Before Friday, 10th Dec 2021

Absolutely awesome work. Highly recommend! Thankyou for your hard work and going over and above!

On-site mulching

$100

Norlane VIC, Australia

15th Nov 2021

We have now cut down everything that needs to be mulched so all that’s needed is someone to come and put it through a mulcher. Not a huge job really. I would like it all mulched and just put back onto the garden. No need to take away any waste. Please send through prices. Welcome to come and inspect first if you like. Thanks. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 15th Nov 2021

Mulch and lilidale topping distribution

$300

Newtown VIC, Australia

20th Sep 2021

Applying mulch and lily dale topping

Lawn mowing, weed garden beds and mulch

$200

Highton VIC, Australia

23rd May 2022

Mowing lawns Weed garden beds and mulch garden beds - Due date: Before Monday, 6 June 2022

Mulch spreading

$80

Point Lonsdale VIC, Australia

19th Feb 2022

Spreading metre of mulch around garden beds - Due date: Flexible

Lawns mowed with our ride on, wipper snipping and mulching

$200

Drysdale VIC, Australia

26th Jan 2022

We are a restaurant on olive grove property . We have a ride on mower that can be used. Lots of general gardening maintenance as well - Due date: Flexible

Weeding, tidying/pruning,spreading mulch

$150

Drumcondra VIC, Australia

16th Dec 2021

Weeding (not heavy) cutting back and tidying of bushes and shrubs, spreading of mulch. Garden area approx 60sqm. - Due date: Before Thursday, 23rd Dec 2021

Distribution of mulch and pathway leaves cleaned up

$80

St Albans Park VIC, Australia

5th Dec 2021

2mtrs of supllied mulch to be placed on garden bed and clean up of leaves aling side of unit. - Due date: Flexible

Jamie did a great job and was prepared to offer solutions. Jamie is very professional and did a fantastic job. Will not only use him again I will recommend him to friends and family.

Weeding, mulch topping,remove old garden edging, install new edging

$400

Waurn Ponds VIC, Australia

24th Oct 2021

Weeding,mulch topup, remove existing garden edging and install new garden edging - Due date: Flexible

Mulch to be picked up, put on garden beds.

$50

Geelong West VIC, Australia

18th Jun 2022

Need someone with a trailer and wheelbarrow to pick up some mulch (will be organised), bring it back and put it on garden beds. (About 20m worth of garden beds) - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 19 June 2022

My first Airtasker and Simon was a pleasure to work with. Prompt and completed the task beautifully. Took a big load off my shoulders. Thanks Simon!

Garden mulching

$120

Belmont VIC, Australia

6th Apr 2022

Branches already cut. Need mulched or removed - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 6 April 2022

Great communication and very reasonable. Friendly people. Highly recommend.

Remove 3 shrubs, weeding, tidy, mulch front, and

$200

Grovedale VIC, Australia

15th Feb 2022

Remove 3 shrubs, general tidy, mulch front garden. Spray weeds on paths. Quote to include cost of mulch. - Due date: Before Monday, 28th Feb 2022

Remove 4 cubic metres mulch from around house

$500

Point Lonsdale VIC, Australia

10th Jan 2022

Remove 4 cubic metres of mulch from around back of house. Move through garage to front of house. Spread some at front of house. Remove the rest. This is in preparation for laying artificial grass Will need wheelbarrow. Can be done by one or more people. A day's work for one person - Due date: Before Friday, 14th Jan 2022

Russell did an excellent job. Communicated well, scoped the task and completed smoothly

Landscape - level ground and cover with bark/mulch

$250

Highton VIC, Australia

12th Dec 2021

Budget friendly frontyard and backyard landscaping Level area as much as possible and cover area with mulch/bark Due date: Flexible Just waiting on the Concreter to finishing the concrete and then will update on dates If you are able to provide the soil/fill and the mulch let me know the cost.

Mulching service

$500

Ocean Grove VIC 3226, Australia

23rd Nov 2021

Mulch trees and leave mulch on property. Will probably need a larger mulcher. Job can be scaled smaller to larger. - Due date: Flexible

Spread out approx 6 metres mulch

$160

Portarlington VIC, Australia

23rd Oct 2021

Had approx 6-7 mtrs tree mulch delivered to front yard. Need someone with own wheelbarrow and energy to spread out over yard. Can be done anytime