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Timothy B.'s lawn in Columbia, SC

The yard looks great. Kenneth always does a wonderful job.

-Timothy B. in Columbia, SC

McKenna M.'s lawn in Columbia, SC

Steven did an amazing job! Would highly recommend and hire again!

-McKenna M. in Columbia, SC

Camille C.'s lawn in Columbia, SC

Chanti Does An amazing job each and every time of Service. Chanti goes above and beyond..

-Camille C. in Columbia, SC

Columbia, SC - Oct 1, 2023
Local Lawn Care Facts & Resources


Should I water my lawn today?

We currently have no rainfall data available for Columbia, SC.


Sunrise   7:22 am Sunset   5:52 pm


Lawn tip of the week

Did you know? There are approximately 50 million acres of grass in the United States. Approximately 21 million of those acres are in our front and back yards.


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Popular Grass Types in Columbia

Bermudagrass 53%
Tall Fescue 23%
Centipedegrass 10%
Kentucky Bluegrass 5%
Zoysiagrass 4%
Perennial Ryegrass 3%
Buffalograss 2%

Lawn Care Facts

Average Yard Size 9,256 sq ft
Average Mowing Price $58.58
Average Customer Review 4.75 / 5.0

 
Weekly Cuts 31.0%
Biweekly Cuts 20.0%
Monthly Cuts 49.0%
Lawns Fertilized 10.0%
Lawns with Leaf Removal 9.0%
Aerated Lawns 17.0%
Yards with Cleanups 12.0%
Days That Are Sunny 3%

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Easy, Affordable Lawn Care Services in Columbia

Columbia's long hot summers and mild winters make it fairly easy to keep a great-looking lawn all year. But it's not always easy and does require time and commitment. If you're looking for help, tips, or a partner in lawn care, LawnStarter's pros are at your service. We offer routine lawn maintenance, landscaping, weed control, and more.


Spring Lawn Care Tips: Before the heat of summer sets in, there are a few important tasks you need to do to ensure your grass thrives all season. In the spring, the grass isn't growing very fast yet, so start mowing, but only once every week or two. Make sure your mower's blades are sharp; otherwise, you could be tearing the grass, not cutting it, and that is damaging to the lawn. Start watering your lawn, but not too much. Watering infrequently but deeply is best. The water should be able to reach about 6 inches deep into the soil. When you do that, check your soil and don't water again until the top 2 inches are dry. Late spring is also a great time to dethatch, aerate, and fertilize.


Best Grass Types for Columbia: While cool-season grasses can survive in Columbia, warm-season grass tends to do much better. Choose bermudagrass, Zoysiagrass, centipedegrass, or tall fescue to have a thick, healthy, green lawn most of the year.


Common Lawn Pests: Sod webworms, chinch bugs, and white grubs are all dangers to your lawn's health and good looks. Given enough time, they'll destroy your grass. If you notice discolored areas of your lawn, call a lawn care pro. LawnStarter knows how to identify and treat all lawn pests and keep your lawn strong.


How LawnStarter Can Take Care of Your Lawn: We provide routine lawn care, including mowing, edging, and blowing away debris. We also offer dethatching, aeration, fertilization, over-seeding, and weed control services.


Other Outdoor Services We Offer: Looking for more than lawn care? Our pros also power wash, install hardscaping like fire pits, walkways, and water features, clean gutters, and build fences.


For all your lawn and outdoor service needs, LawnStarter is here for you. Our pros will take care of your to-do list and give you back your free time. We offer instant, customized quotes for anything outdoor-related. Just call, click, or download our app to get started.

Meet some of our Columbia pros

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Byron Harrison
I'm a reliable, honest, professional guy that grew up in the Lower Richland community. I will give you an excellent service for your lawn. With your consideration, I will offer my services at a great price. I am looking forward to working with you. Thank you.


1314 Basil Road
Columbia, SC 29209

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Jayqwan Cutner
We are the best at lawn care services. We get the job done without a hassle. If you have anything that you need to be done, let us handle it for you. Our services are affordable and of high quality. We endeavor to ensure that our clients get the best that they have paid for. Keeping our clients happy is our agenda.


123 Stanford Street
Columbia, SC 29203

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Talmage Martin
Lawn Love is a company that strives for service excellence and customer satisfaction. We are available seven days a week. Whenever you have an issue with your lawn, you can always count on us. We work to ensure satisfaction to our clients. Our love for beautiful lawns has led us to provide stellar lawn services all the time!


650 Silver Bluff Road
Aiken, SC 29803

Recent Reviews

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Gerry L.'s Lawn Service service in Landplan Group South Inc
Lookin good! Thank you guys.
Gerry L. - Sep 18, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Service by Rick Mcmackin,
Landplan Group South Inc
Annah f.'s Lawn Mowing service in Manicured Lawns
Thank you so much, the lawn looks great!!
Annah f. - Jul 31, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Mowing by Charles Willard,
Manicured Lawns
Jason F.'s Lawn Mowing Service service in Smuhammad Lawn care
Looks great! Thank you
Jason F. - Jul 11, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Mowing Service by Shahid Muhammad,
Smuhammad Lawn care
David J.'s Lawn Service service in Lookin Good Lawn Care
They did an excellent job.
David J. - Jul 03, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Service by Terrence Kelly,
Lookin Good Lawn Care
Marie S.'s Lawn Maintenance service in Carolina irrigation
Evan did an excellent job grooming the lawn. He was professional, attentive, and responsive to requests and questions.
Marie S. - Jun 28, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Maintenance by Evan Spence,
Carolina irrigation
David T.'s Yard Cutting service in T&T lawn care
Dependable and shows up when they say
David T. - Jun 28, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Yard Cutting by Traketta Grant,
T&T lawn care
Petra H.'s Lawn Mowing service in Up next lawn Maintenance
Great job.
Petra H. - Jun 27, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Mowing by Osiris Knotts,
Up next lawn Maintenance
Gerald L.'s Lawn Maintenance service in Cody's Landscaping
Beautiful. Good job. Thanks
Gerald L. - Jun 23, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Maintenance by Cody Denley,
Cody's Landscaping
Rutherford S.'s Lawn Service service in Lookin Good Lawn Care
Looks Great! Thank you!
Rutherford S. - Jun 16, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Service by Terrence Kelly,
Lookin Good Lawn Care
James B.'s Lawn Mowing service in Drew’s lawn care
Excellent Job
James B. - Jun 13, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Mowing by Andrew Davis,
Drew’s lawn care
Denae H.'s Lawn Service service in Carolina Inc Service
Looks great!!
Denae H. - Jun 06, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Lawn Service by Justin Collins,
Carolina Inc Service
Wesley K.'s Grass Cutting service in Southern Vistas Inc
Looks great!!! Thank you so much!!
Wesley K. - Jun 02, 2023 - Columbia, SC
Grass Cutting by Mark Schimmoeller,
Southern Vistas Inc


Overall Rating: 4.84 / 5 stars (309 reviews)

Service Recommendations in Columbia

LawnStarter pros will let you know what your lawn needs. Here are some recent recommendations for lawn care services in Columbia, SC.

Mulch Installation

Recommended by Jose Torres

Details
Service Location: Columbia,SC
Service Yard Size: 15,246 square feet
Service Price: $304.88
Service
Location (from the street): Front yard, Left side After the beds have been weeding and cleaned out the block being pulled up reset or a new block laid then we can fill in mulch, and the things on the property will look extremely nice with the bags. It'll just accent itself in your life in every possible

General Lawn Maintenance

Recommended by Jose Perez

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Service Location: Columbia,SC
Service Yard Size: 6,019 square feet
Service Price: $256.1
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard Weed and feed the entire property like the customer requested.

Other Landscaping Service

Recommended by Arantes Lambert-Thrasher

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Service Location: Columbia,SC
Service Yard Size: 7,837 square feet
Service Price: $54.88
Service
Location (from the street): Front yard, Left side Spray mulch beds with weed/grass killer as requested!

Flower Bed Weeding

Recommended by Jose Torres

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Service Location: Columbia,SC
Service Yard Size: 5,793 square feet
Service Price: $60.98
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard Spray weeds on rocks side walks and any where where weeds are

Stick and Leaf Cleanup

Recommended by Jared Sanders

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Service Location: Columbia,SC
Service Yard Size: 2,635 square feet
Service Price: $170.73
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard Clean up of fresh cut grass and hauled away to be trashed.

Leaf Raking

Recommended by Traketta Grant

Details
Service Location: Columbia,SC
Service Yard Size: 10,876 square feet
Service Price: $213.41
Service
Location (from the street): Front yard Cleanup flowerbeds and spray weed killer to help maintain the flowerbeds

Requests for Service

Have a project in mind? Request a no-obligation quote from your pro with the tap of a button. Here are some recent quotes requested in Columbia

Lawn Care

Requested by Latrice S.

Details

Service Location: Columbia, SC 75189
Service Yard Size: 9,597 square feet
Service Price: $36585
Service
Items Needing Service: trees

Location on Property: front and side yard

Work to be Done: mulch

Serviced by: onemang47@gmail.com

Lawn Care

Requested by Joanna G.

Details

Service Location: Columbia, SC 20124
Service Yard Size: 23,100 square feet
Service Price: $36585
Service
Items Needing Service: Gutter cleaning

Location on Property: Front-yard, Backyard

Work to be Done: Clean gutters

Serviced by: Adrian's Landscaping

Lawn Care

Requested by Madelyne A.

Details

Service Location: Columbia, SC 78245
Service Yard Size: 4,366 square feet
Service Price: $2439
Service
Items Needing Service: Tree/bush removal

Location on Property: Backyard, Left side

Work to be Done: There is a tree or bush that we have tried to cut down and get rid of, but it keeps growing back, and its roots are are sprouting up into the yard. We would like help getting rid of it.

Serviced by: Quality...
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Lawn Care

Requested by Andrew D.

Details

Service Location: Columbia, SC 76201
Service Yard Size: 16,366 square feet
Service Price: $3659
Service
Items Needing Service: Size and location of the flower bed(s): #1 7ft x 7ft Front-yard Sheeting below mulch: No, I do not need sheeting Type of mulch: Other (please specify) Mulch type details: Hardwood mulch Preferred mulch color: Brown

Location on Property: Front-yard

Work to be Done: Remove old mulch: No, cover old mulch...
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Lawn Care

Requested by Ade D.

Details

Service Location: Columbia, SC 30331
Service Yard Size: 31,280 square feet
Service Price: $33536
Service
Items Needing Service: Ivy

Location on Property: The front yard

Work to be Done: Removal

Serviced by: Palmetto Tree Service

Leaf Raking And Cleanup

Requested by kelly a.

Details

Service Location: Columbia, SC
Service Yard Size: 2,033 square feet
Service Price: $74
Service
Items Needing Service: Clean the leaves in back by the pool

Location on Property: Back yard

Work to be Done: Anytime

Serviced by: Carolina Advanced Home Service

Questions and Answers

LOCAL REGULATIONS

Are there watering restrictions in Columbia, SC?


We could not find any records of watering restrictions in Columbia, SC. Be sure to check your local government website for the most up-to-date information

LOCAL REGULATIONS

Does Columbia, SC have long / overgrown grass ordinances?


We have no records of city or county-mandated long grass ordinances in Columbia, SC. However, 47% of customers in Columbia report having overgrown grass restrictions mandated by their Homeowners association.

Top Columbia, SC Lawn Services of October 2023

#1-Cody's Landscaping
Cody Denley
Columbia, SC
6 Ratings
The only issues were .. the back yard could be cut a bit shorter and under the trampoline needs to be cut ..they just left it . Other than that I was over all very happy
#2-Cree
Tucker Creed
Columbia, SC
6 Ratings
I'm a professional that wants to provide the best service to my customers. I'm a local and understand the value of what a beautiful landscape brings to the property. I’ll provide you with the highest quality yard maintenance service around, so you can be proud of your lawn too.
#3-Renew Crew Central Sc
Bradley Wicker
1427 Gregg St
Columbia, SC 29201
49 Ratings
Great service! Thank you.
#4-Blade & Petal Landscaping Co
Danny Schumpert
141 S Shandon St Ste A
Columbia, SC 29205
45 Ratings
Always a beautiful job
#5-Yard Vark
Zack Walsh
410 Northwood St
Columbia, SC 29201
44 Ratings
Corby always does a great job... He's the best!
#6-Complete lawn care
Byron Harrison
1314 Basil Road
Columbia, SC 29209
43 Ratings
Please cut the grass lower next visit.
#7-Manicured Lawns
Charles Willard
377 Summer Bend Road
Columbia, SC 29223
403 Ratings
Charles always on time and works conscientiously, completing everything. If I am available when he is here, he always checks with me to see if there's any additional work I would like done and to find out if his work has been satisfactory.
#8-Torres' Garden Service
Jose Torres
Columbia, SC
38 Ratings
Noe has done great work for us at two different houses: landscaping, roof repair, drywall, painting, etc. All very well done and professional!
#9-C&Bro lawn Care
Cleveland Wicker
Bent Tree Lane
Columbia, SC 29210
36 Ratings
I'm always on time for the job; I'm trustworthy, and I give my customers the best service no matter what the work may be. If you have any questions or quotes, send me a message. I'll be happy to get back to you as soon as possible.
#10-Immaculate Beautifications
Nicholas Murphy
233 Devoe Drive
Columbia, SC 29223
357 Ratings
Nick and Craig did a great job. I was a bit embarrassed about how the front yard looked before they began work. I'm very pleased with how it turned out. I am eager to hire these excellent landscapers again.
#11-Green Innovations
Andrew Nelson
563 Rapids Rd
Columbia, SC 29212
35 Ratings
Kelvin did an amazing job. He was polite, friendly and extremely professional.
#12-Vision Lawn
Anthony Hoffman
Columbia, SC
35 Ratings
John did an amazing job on my lawn! He took the time to listen to my concerns and expectations of the job, and made sure everything was done right. We discussed days that he is in my area and I would like to request John to do my bi-weekly lawn care on Wednesdays. With his standard of lawn care I'd be more than happy to spread the good word about LawnStarter!
#13-Mark's Lawns And Landscape
Mark Rewis
Columbia, SC
32 Ratings
Vincent does a terrific job. He is conscientious and very clearly cares about delivering excellent customer service. Thank you!
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Neighborhoods we service in Columbia, SC

810 Pulaski St. Flats 306 B Columbia SC 29201
Gardendale
Bradley
Hampton Ridge
Willow Tree
Chimney Ridge
Dalloz Rd
Summit Parkway
Lyon Street
Hampton'S Grant
Heathwood West
Whitehall
Kings Grant
Waters Edge
Rice Creek Farms
Meadowlake
Oakwood Court
Tanglewood
Regatta
Woodland Hills
Gregg Park
Garden Valley
Wood Greene
Summit Pkwy
Ashland Mills
Broad River Township
South Beltline
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