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Recent Pruning reviews in Inner South West Sydney

"On time and completed efficiently. Thank you."

I need lawn mowing, pruning etc

$120

"Jake did an amazing job, great communication, very pleasant and throughly cleaned up after task. Will definitely use his services again. "

Hedge pruning and weeding

$110

"Great guy and great work."

Prune 2 Murraya hedges

$270

"Completed the job according to requirements. "

Tree Removal/Pruning + Gardening

$300

"Mohammed and his associate were very diligent and performed the task exactly as anticipated. Recommended."

Prune backyard bamboo

$75

What's the average cost of a pruning expert in Inner South West Sydney

$121 - $257

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$121

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$165

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$257

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Average reviews for Pruning Services in Inner South West Sydney

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What do pruning services include?

An experienced pruning specialist can handle cutting your trees, shrubs, hedges, and other plants. Pruning (or cutting away dead or overgrown branches and stems) improves a plant’s health and appearance. 


If it’s your first time getting a Tasker to prune your plants, here’s a rundown of what they may do when they get to work on your garden: 


Removing debris and old growth 

The Tasker will usually check the plant for dead wood or flowers and remove those bits. They’ll keep the young growth intact. They may also remove old branches if there are new ones below them. 

 

Afterward, a Tasker can take away your pile of garden waste and dispose of it properly. Do you suddenly need a tool that neither you nor your Tasker has? In which case, you can book delivery service to get that set of secateurs or long-reach pruners for your last-minute gardening needs. 


Deciding on a shape for the plants 

The Tasker will typically assess if a plant needs to be pruned to a certain shape (if the plant is new), or if they need to trim it back to follow a certain look. For example, pyramid shapes allow for plenty of light, great for apple and pear trees. 

 

You can also discuss how you’d like your shrubs or trees to look with your Tasker! Your specialist will then try to achieve your vision for your garden or yard.    


Pruning the plants 

When pruning plants and trees, the Tasker needs to make good, clean cuts that finish at a point of growth. They’ll get rid of unproductive wood and make sure to encourage the growth of new shoots that will result in lots of fruits and flowers. 

 

The pruning process may vary depending on the type of plant: 

  • Plants may be pruned back by around 1/3 of their current growth. If it’s a flowering plant, the specialist may cut back the dead flower stems and stem tops. 

  • For hedges, the Tasker will typically follow your desired shape (e.g., a ball). Or, they may trim the sides of a hedge first, pruning the top last. The lowest parts of a hedge should be wider than the top. This structure lets the lower part of the plant get enough sunlight. 

  • As for trees, the pruning specialist may ensure the tree keeps growing laterally instead of upwards. For more complex tree trimming services, consider hiring a tree surgeon.  

 

Speaking of trimming back overgrown plants, did you know you can also book a lawn mowing service through Airtasker? Simply select the “Post a task” button to schedule an appointment! 



Recent Pruning tasks in Inner South West Sydney

Gardening including weeding, pruning etc

$200

Kyle Bay NSW, Australia

7th Sep 2022

Also cutting some plants etc Type of gardening: Weeding, Hedge trimming, Garden cleanup, Other Size of garden: Above 300m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Lawn mowing and tree pruning

$330

Earlwood NSW, Australia

20th Jun 2022

Lawn mowing (and edges) & tree pruning - 2 yards - front and backyard - and nature strip & pruning 2 trees (at least 1.5 metres all round, noting presently above front roof level) in front yard. Also weeding from front yard carport surface - at edges - and backyard, plus weed killer in backyard. Type of gardening: Lawn mowing, Other Size of garden: 150m²-300m² Has green waste bin: Yes, but not enough for waste. Waste needs to be removed as part of this task. See attached photos. Due date: Flexible

Pruning of roses, weed spraying, smaller tree trimming and shaping

$180

Kogarah NSW, Australia

5th Jun 2022

Roses pruning, small tree trimming, weed spraying - Due date: Flexible

Front garden weeding, pruning and tidy

$200

Arncliffe NSW, Australia

25th May 2022

Hello, looking for someone to tidy a small densely planted front yard for end of lease gardening. Needs weeding and pruning, and tidying up. The yard is approx 7m by 3m with a small zig zag path in the middle. Can send photos if needed. Trees and plants all mature. Would like this completed by 30 May so the green waste can be collected with council clean up.

Ben transformed this little garden. He was quick efficient, and went above and beyond. Can’t recommend him enough.

Gardening - Pruning hedges and weeding

$300

Beverley Park NSW, Australia

13th Apr 2022

Regular pruning of hedges around fence line. Will need hedger that has extension to reach tops of hedges Weeding Mow lawn after the pruning Please quote for at least 6 hours of work - Due date: Before Wednesday, 20 April 2022

Prune tall hedge around pool

$150

Narwee NSW 2209, Australia

13th Mar 2022

We need someone to prune about 1 or 1.5 metres off our hedge across the back fence. No need to remove green waste, just leave it in tidy bundles outside pool area. Will need ladder and tricky with pool next to the garden bed. Please see photos. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 14 March 2022

Prompt, efficient, persevered despite the rain! Thanks so much!

Weeding and pruning.

$300

Georges Hall NSW 2198, Australia

13th Feb 2022

Weeding and pruning. The owner has an aged care referral number. This would be an ongoing job. - Due date: Flexible

Bradley was very efficient and completed the task in a timely fashion.

Prune the shrubs and clean up the garden

$75

Peakhurst Heights NSW 2210, Australia

1st Sep 2022

Prune the shrubs and clean up all the area front and back yard garden. - Due date: Flexible

Prune 3-4 trees

$325

Padstow NSW 2211, Australia

7th Jun 2022

Hi, We required 3-4 trees to be pruned ~15% as leaves and seedlings are falling onto roof and also in the way of the powerlines. Waste to be also removed upon completion. Must be insured, certified and reliable. - Due date: Before Sunday, 19 June 2022

Weed clearing- prune mulberry tree

$150

Carlton NSW, Australia

30th May 2022

Along the side of our house has overgrown with weeds- and there is a green cestrum shrub which needs cutting back, and a mulberry tree in need of a good prune back. There are a few other weeds that will pull up easily. We can supply green bin for waste and dispose of cuttings. Flexible with days/times. Will need own tools maybe even chainsaw for mulberry tree. - Due date: Flexible

I would definitely recommend Lloyd. His communication was great. He arrived on time, and ready to go. He worked quickly, efficiently and completed the task easily. He is knowledgeable, personable and I will definitely use his services again. Thanks

Gardening pruning

$40

Carss Park NSW, Australia

29th Apr 2022

I need someone to come a trim some shrubs (4) in my very small garden area.

Edging, pruning, weed control of back yard and front yard

$150

Carlton NSW 2218, Australia

5th Apr 2022

Requiring edging of backyard and front yard, size 15sqm and 10sqm respectively. Weeding required backyard, front yard and side. Pruning of trees and rose bushes in backyard and front yard - Due date: Flexible

Pruning, weeding, general garden maintenance

$200

Penshurst NSW 2222, Australia

27th Feb 2022

Tidying up and organising my garden. I can do some of the work but struggle with more physical tasks. No tree pruning required. No mowing. Garden not large but busy !! Green waste bin on site. - Due date: Flexible

We were very happy with the great job done by Christian. He was prompt, amicable and gave good advice. We highly recommend his work and would definitely have him back again. Sue and Paul

Pruning and weeding

$100

Panania NSW 2213, Australia

15th Sep 2022

Pruning hedges and gardenias also weeding all around flowerbeds and grass area - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 16 September 2022

Adam showed up on time and did very good job

Prune rose garden

$75

Padstow NSW, Australia

28th Jul 2022

Prune roses in garden approx 25-30 rose bushes - Due date: Flexible

Weeding and pruning (small area)

$70

Roselands NSW, Australia

6th Jun 2022

Just need to make this small area that we have for end of lease.

Weeding and pruning. A general tidy up due to the rain.

$200

Padstow Heights NSW, Australia

26th May 2022

General tidying up over grown plants and weeding. Some pruning may be necessary. - Due date: Flexible

Lawn mowing & pruning

$200

Picnic Point NSW, Australia

17th Apr 2022

small front & backyard... - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 18 April 2022

Awesome job👏👏Thank you .

Hedging and pruning trees

$400

Revesby NSW, Australia

22nd Mar 2022

I'm looking for someone able to cut down all my hedges and trees. Disposal of rubbish will not be necessary

Amazing service. I would highly recommend Josh for all your garden maintenance. Arrived on time, went above and beyond to take care of the job and cleaned up after. Would definitely be calling him again!

Weeding, pruning, general garden clean up

$200

Penshurst NSW, Australia

16th Feb 2022

We need weeding in the front yard, backyard and side of the house. I also need a lot of trimming of hedges and bushes, as well as general clean up of old leaves. I would like to remove the herbs growing (from under a bed of pebbles) It is overgrown. We have one domestic green bin. - Due date: Before Friday 25 feb 2022

Christian’s work was amazing. He is prompt, has good communication and went above and beyond fixing and tidying up our front and backyard. Highly recommend.