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Oakland, CA - Jan 29, 2023
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Should I water my lawn today?

We currently have no rainfall data available for Oakland, CA.


Sunrise   7:12 am Sunset   4:49 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.


Grass Cutting Height Preferences

Long (6-7 inches) 3%
Medium (4-5 inches) 23%
Short (2-3 inches) 74%

Popular Grass Types in Oakland

Bermudagrass 43%
Tall Fescue 29%
Kentucky Bluegrass 28%

Lawn Care Facts

Average Yard Size 5,805 sq ft
Average Mowing Price $53.69

 
Lawns Fertilized 12%
Lawns with Leaf Removal 1%
Aerated Lawns 14%
Yards with Cleanups 6%
Days That Are Sunny 3%

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Meet some of our Oakland pros

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Property owners in the Oakland area have been trusting Terra Landscape since 1965. With many awards for their work, lawn care and design services are their specialties. They offer fences, outdoor lighting, and irrigation. Concrete driveways, walkways, and patios are also available. They also plant, mulch, mow, edge, aerate, seed, sod, and prune. They can apply disease, weed, and pest control as well. They handle tree care services like hazard management, cabling, and bracing too.


463 Roland Way
Oakland, CA 94621

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Terrell Huntington
Man's full range of lawn care services will keep your grass lush, green, and healthy. It specializes in Golf course quality fertilizer and weed control.Man's full range of lawn care services will keep your grass lush, green, and healthy. Golf course quality fertilizer and weed control


24218 Silva Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544

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For over three decades, Cecelia Littlepage Landscape has been serving the Oakland area. Are you a senior or disabled person? They have discounts available for you. They offer custom gardens and maintenance services. Their goal is to be sure you have a safe place for your family and pets to play. They create edible, botanical, and aesthetically pleasing gardens with water-efficient irrigation. They do garden lighting installation as well.


1618 Acton St
Berkeley, CA 94702

Recent Reviews

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Pat M.'s Lawn Mowing service in Cecelia Littlepage Landscape
Looks great. Thanks
Pat M. - Jan 14, 2023 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Mowing by ,
Cecelia Littlepage Landscape
Lisa G.'s Lawn Maintenance service in Keller Mitchell
Merry Christmas!
Lisa G. - Dec 17, 2022 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Maintenance by ,
Keller Mitchell
JS L.'s Lawn Mowing service in Clark bros
Thanks for the great work this year, guys! We'll look forward to seeing you again in the Spring! OUTSTANDING EFFORT and Happy New Year!
JS L. - Dec 16, 2022 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Mowing by Gregory Clark,
Clark bros
Dain S.'s Lawn Mowing Service service in Nova
Looks great!
Dain S. - Sep 29, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Mowing Service by Justin Ball,
Nova
Carol A.'s Lawn Maintenance service in Grass Man
Did an excellent job compared to the last guy you send Thank you
Carol A. - Jul 24, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Maintenance by Isaac Wilkins,
Grass Man
Arthur B.'s Lawn Care service in Robertson's Lawns Treatment
William did an amazing job with the lawn. I didn't even know that he had been there and gone. He does his job in a timely fashion and doesn't have to gain access to anything. I am happy with his work and would recommend him to others who needed their grass done.
Arthur B. - Jul 19, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Care by Justin Robertson,
Robertson's Lawns Treatment
Carole K.'s Lawn Maintenance service in Badillo building service
Thanks it looks great.
Carole K. - Jul 11, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Maintenance by 94601 Badillo,
Badillo building service
Janet B.'s Lawn Mowing Service service in Bluejay
William did an excellent job cutting my lawn. He is very thorough and meticulous and definitely takes pride in his work and making sure his customers are happy
Janet B. - Jul 04, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Mowing Service by Lucas Butler,
Bluejay
Donna C.'s Lawn Mowing service in Triple
You didn't do anything wrong. I just don't think I should be charged for a full mow since we agreed to only mow the back yard last week and only mow the front yard this week.
Donna C. - Jun 19, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Mowing by Sean Welch,
Triple
Kevin U.'s Lawn Care service in Clark landscaping
Looks good
Kevin U. - Jun 01, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Care by Gregory Clark,
Clark landscaping
Carolyn S.'s Lawn Mowing service in Father And Sons Lawn And Landscape
Tedo does an amazing job taking care of our lawn, he doesn't just mow he actually takes care of our yard. Tedo is professional, communicative, and always concerned about how our place looks. I highly recommend Lawn Starter and when you book your service--ask for Tedo!
Carolyn S. - Mar 23, 2019 - Oakland, CA
Lawn Mowing by Jacob Taylor,
Father And Sons Lawn And Landscape
Amy T.'s Yard Cutting service in Nova
My lawn and front porch look amazing! Sheila did an amazing job and cleared out all of the leaves and cleaned up everything nicely. So happy with my yard!
Amy T. - Oct 23, 2018 - Oakland, CA
Yard Cutting by Justin Ball,
Nova


Overall Rating: 4.93 / 5 stars (15 reviews)

Service Recommendations in Oakland

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

General Landscape Improvements

Recommended by Isaac Edmunds

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Service Location: Oakland,CA
Service Yard Size: 4,870 square feet
Service Price: $121.95
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard I will cut down all the bushes and weeds the customer asked of me. Then I will dispose of all debris

Yard And Flowerbed Cleaning

Recommended by Gregory Clark

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Service Location: Oakland,CA
Service Yard Size: 14,145 square feet
Service Price: $365.85
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard Leaf cleanup blow out of beds haul leaves away pick up sticks

Stick and Leaf Cleanup

Recommended by Julio Meza

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Service Location: Oakland,CA
Service Yard Size: 11,326 square feet
Service Price: $60.98
Service
Location (from the street): Back yard Leaf removal try an keep picked up off grass to keep from bald patches

General Lawn Maintenance

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Service Location: Oakland,CA
Service Yard Size: 7,878 square feet
Service Price: $91.46
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard Aerate whole lawn for the fall, losses up soil, will promote new growth and fertilizer can penetrate the dirt

Other

Recommended by Joshua Banks

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Service Location: Oakland,CA
Service Yard Size: 6,994 square feet
Service Price: $353.66
Service
Location (from the street): Full yard Expose topsoil, Verticut, & overseed front and backyard location.

Pruning of Bushes

Recommended by Justin Robertson

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Service Location: Oakland,CA
Service Yard Size: 6,397 square feet
Service Price: $36.57
Service
Location (from the street): Back yard The big weed bush u have in the yard needs to be trimmed

Requests for Service

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Trimming of Bushes

Requested by Wilky T.

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Service Location: Oakland, CA
Service Yard Size: 2,361 square feet
Service Price: $18
Service
Items Needing Service: Trim bush in front of house

Location on Property: Front of house

Work to be Done: Trim

Trimming of Hedges

Requested by Danny C G.

Details

Service Location: Oakland, CA
Service Yard Size: 3,795 square feet
Service Price: $0
Service
Items Needing Service: Front Bushes

Location on Property: Front Yard

Work to be Done: Trim the bushes please.

Shrub Prunning

Requested by Ricardo T.

Details

Service Location: Oakland, CA
Service Yard Size: 9,420 square feet
Service Price: $49
Service
Items Needing Service: Bushes, small christmas like looking trees

Location on Property: Front of home.

Work to be Done: Trim Up

Leaf Raking And Cleaning

Requested by jim h.

Details

Service Location: Oakland, CA
Service Yard Size: 3,341 square feet
Service Price: $35
Service
Items Needing Service: hand weeding

Location on Property: flower beds in front of the property

Work to be Done: hand weed and pull grass that is sticking out on pavemnet

Landscape Maintenance

Requested by Donna W.

Details

Service Location: Oakland, CA
Service Yard Size: 27,411 square feet
Service Price: $51
Service
Items Needing Service: front of property

Location on Property: front of yard - by entry door

Work to be Done: wanted flowers or plants planted at main entry door - something to make it look nice

Other Lawn Care,

Requested by Yvette B.

Details

Service Location: Oakland, CA
Service Yard Size: 5,967 square feet
Service Price: $88
Service
Items Needing Service: the flower beds in front yard need weed treatment

Location on Property: front garden bed

Work to be Done: remove the weeds via weed treatment

Top Oakland, CA Lawn Services of January 2023

#1-Buffalo Lawn Solutions
Jonathan Brown
Oakland, CA
8 Ratings
Seeking a reasonably priced grass cutting service? Buffalo Lawn Solutions is a grass cutting service that commonly does lawn work, tree trimming, and fire ant treatment throughout the Oakland area.
#2-P. Reid's Lawns And Garden
Paul Reid
Oakland, CA
7 Ratings
This landscaping company did a really nice job! My front yard looks nice and manicured. Great job on the tree trimming!
#3-Vaughan's Lawns Treeatment & Lawnscap
Jack Vaughan
Oakland, CA
6 Ratings
Thank you. My lawn looks great, as always!
#4-Bluejay
Lucas Butler
Oakland, CA
40 Ratings
Thank you! My grass cutting services are paused for the season but I hope to see you again in the spring. You've done an awesome job with my lawn. I'll reach out if I need anything during the fall and winter. Have a good Thanksgiving and Happy Holidays!
#5-Robertson's Lawns Treatment
Justin Robertson
Oakland, CA
34 Ratings
William did an amazing job with the lawn. I didn't even know that he had been there and gone. He does his job in a timely fashion and doesn't have to gain access to anything. I am happy with his work and would recommend him to others who needed their grass done.
#6-Nicholas's Landscaping
Nicholas Short
Oakland, CA
33 Ratings
Do you need a quote from a punctual gardener? Nicholas's Landscaping is a gardener that offers clients lawn maintenance, weed spraying, and leaf removal. They can also provide quotes for large scale junk removal upon request.
#7-Piers's Lawns Treeatment & Lawnscap
Piers Abraham
Oakland, CA
32 Ratings
With over 4 years in business, the Piers's Lawn Treatment & Lawnscape brand was built on being meticulous and professional. They provide grass mowing, irrigation maintenance and fire ant treatment in Oakland and surrounding areas.
#8-S. Mills's Lawns
Sean Mills
Oakland, CA
30 Ratings
Jackieann does a great job on my landscape. She trimmed my trees the other day and got them off of my house. It looks great, thanks again!
#9-Top Cut
Liam Mathis
Oakland, CA
3 Ratings
Seeking a lawn company? Liam and his employees are some of the horticulture industry's foremost experts. They accomodate requests for top notch lawn aeration, lawn maintenance, gutter cleaning and even large scale tree care.
#10-Grass Man
Isaac Wilkins
Oakland, CA
27 Ratings
Did an excellent job compared to the last guy you send Thank you
#11-Warren's Lawns And Landscape LLC
Warren Brown
Oakland, CA
26 Ratings
Thinking of hiring a handyman service that specializes in professional work? Warren's Lawn And Landscape LLC specializes in landscape maintenance as well as irrigation inspections, top dressing, and more throughout Oakland.
#12-Father And Sons Lawn And Landscape
Jacob Taylor
Oakland, CA
23 Ratings
Tedo does an amazing job taking care of our lawn, he doesn't just mow he actually takes care of our yard. Tedo is professional, communicative, and always concerned about how our place looks. I highly recommend Lawn Starter and when you book your service--ask for Tedo!
#13-Nova
Justin Ball
Oakland, CA
20 Ratings
My lawn and front porch look amazing! Sheila did an amazing job and cleared out all of the leaves and cleaned up everything nicely. So happy with my yard!
#14-Spartan
Nicholas Vance
Oakland, CA
20 Ratings
Spartan specializes in lawn work, but also is known to provide weed application and flower bed installation. We are also one of the few horticulture services in Oakland that is known to provide concrete washing.
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Neighborhoods we service in Oakland, CA

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Hawthorne
Castlemont
Foster Hoover
The Phoenix Lofts
Skyline-Hillcrest Estates
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