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Excellent work! Efficient, meticulously done, we really appreciate the hard work and added attention to details! We'd be thrilled to have Eric back again!!!

-Jillian A. in Portsmouth, VA


Excellent job. Fully satisfied with this crew. Please continue them to resume biweekly service after two weeks. Thanks.

-Bhanu D. in Portsmouth, VA


It looks amazing! Our lawn mower broke a while back and we are so happy we found this app and look forward to having a great looking lawn! Thank you :)

-Sandi M. in Portsmouth, VA

Portsmouth, VA - Apr 19, 2019
Portsmouth Lawn Care Recommendations


Should I water my lawn today?

We currently have no rainfall data available for Portsmouth, VA.


Sunrise   7:06 am Sunset   4:49 pm


Lawn tip of the week

Make sure to wrap up any seeding or aerating right about now. Before long it will be too hot!


Grass Cutting Height Preferences

Long (6-7 inches) 0%
Medium (4-5 inches) 26%
Short (2-3 inches) 74%

Popular Grass Types in Portsmouth

Bermudagrass 35%
Centipedegrass 17%
Tall Fescue 17%
Buffalograss 13%
Kentucky Bluegrass 9%
Perennial Ryegrass 9%

Lawn Care Facts

Average Yard Size 9,326 sq ft
Average Mowing Price $37.25
Average Customer Review 4.63 / 5.0

 
Weekly Cuts 39%
Biweekly Cuts 24%
Monthly Cuts 37%
Lawns Fertilized 7%
Lawns with Leaf Removal 12%
Aerated Lawns 13%
Yards with Cleanups 11%
Days That Are Sunny 1%

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6 Reasons to Hire a Portsmouth Lawn Service

With it's founding in 1752, it doesn't get much more historic than Portsmouth. And those of us who've lived here long enough know that there's way more to this city than the Navy Yard. Olde Towne, for example, has one of the highest number of historic buildings anywhere in the country, including the iconic Portsmouth Courthouse.

If you're sick of the Navy and the tourist traps, the beach isn't far, and you're a short hop to any larger city on the eastern seaboard. With so much to do, it's quite clear that you shouldn't hassle with your lawn.

Benefits of hiring a professional lawn care service

Why go out and hire a Portsmout lawn care professional? Let's see how many reasons we can list.

1 - You're an active person with better things to do than push a lawn mower on the weekends. Should be reason enough right?
2 - When was the last time you sharpened your mower blade? Oh, never? Well you're killing your lawn every time you cut it.
3 - You don't want your kids to lose a toe...ouch.
4 - Professionals have access to better chemical treament than you can buy at the local hardware store. This means your lawn will be greener, and no risk of turning it yellow.
5 - A better lawn equals better yard games, and yard games are awesome.
6 - Do we really have to keep doing this?

The most convenient way to manage your lawn

If you're still reading, you're probably realizing your in way in over your head, and that you need help from a professional.

But isn't hiring contractors such a pain?

Well, it used to be. But not anymore. At least in the lawn care industry.

In the past you'd have to flag down a truck, respond to a flyer, or deal with the trolls on craigslist. Not that there's anything wrong with that; it just tends to be quite the hassle. So much so that it makes pushing a mower in the coastal humidity sound appealing.

Now, you can easily book one of the area's top lawn mowing services in a matter of minutes. Our customer support staff is here to help, and our app (yes a mobile phone app for lawn care!) makes making changes to your service oh so simple. Not to mention that all of our professionals are screened and skill tested, and have to maintain high ratings to stay on the platform.

So spend more time living live and less time on your lawn - book online today!

Meet some of our Portsmouth lawn service pros

Hubert Dennis
Genes Lawn Care, owned and operated by Hubert Dennis, is a reliable lawn care business in Portsmouth. He is curteous, easy to work with, and punctual.


3509 Nelson Street
Portsmouth, VA 23707

Dante Whiteside
Whiteside's Keeping It Green Lawn Service - led by owner Dante Whiteside - has offered top notch service to Portsmouth, VA residents for over 11 years. Dante has completed 60 jobs for 23 customers, earning a 4.7/5 rating. Looking for a lawn care company that's timely and easy to work with? Look no further.


2028 Evergreen Place
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Maurice Clanton
Maurice Clanton is owner of Keep It Cut Landscaping, a experienced lawn care provider in Portsmouth. He has earned a 4.5 / 5 rating. In addition to lawn mowing, he provides seeding, yard clearing, and more.


201 Dixie Avenue
Portsmouth, VA 23707

Recent Reviews

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Great job Gregory!
Marcus ,. - Apr 03, 2019 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Mowing by Colin Williamson,
Atlantic shores
Excellent as always
Christine N. - Mar 19, 2019 - Portsmouth, VA,
Yard Cutting by Dave Moreira,
Advantage Lawn & Garden LLC.
Juan did a great job as always!
Michael L. - Mar 08, 2019 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Mowing by Buddy Mathis,
The Green Team Lawn Care Service
Michael did a fantastic job on my lawn and also the tree care service I requested!
Nicole O. - Nov 07, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Mowing by Enri Payne,
Superior Lawn Care
Excellent job
Dwight R. - Oct 12, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Care by Anthony Bartell,
Anthony and son
Always reliable
Lisa L. - Aug 31, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Maintenance by James Nolan,
Nolan’s Lawn Care
Great work, especially the back yard... love the edging!
Dennis W. - Aug 01, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Mowing Service by Richard Gilbert jr,
Lawncare Creations
Crystal did a great job with our yard
Charles D. - Jul 25, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Grass Cutting by Nora Goddess,
Rise and Shine Cleaning
Fabulous! Thank you
Carla H. - Jul 04, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Grass Cutting by Dave Moreira,
Advantage Lawn & Garden LLC.
Lawn looks great, thank you
Veronica W. - Jun 25, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Service by Marlo Southall,
Beautifying Lawn Care
Great job well done
Tim W. - Jun 13, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Yard Cutting by Mathias Shuler,
Eastern Lawn Care Service
Fast and great...dont send noone but jeffrey
Shawn E. - Jun 04, 2018 - Portsmouth, VA,
Lawn Care by Jermaine Eley,
Jays


Overall Rating: 4.77 / 5 stars (107 reviews)

Service Recommendations in Portsmouth

LawnStarter pros will let you know what your lawn needs. Here are some recent recommendations for extra lawn services in Portsmouth, VA.

General Landscape Improvements

Recommended by Hubert Dennis

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Location: Portsmouth, VA 23702

Price: $341

Description: Back yard Weeding-shrub trimming. Clean up haul trash. Will trim all shrubs and remove debris from palms

Other Landscaping Service

Recommended by Herbert Bates

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Location: Portsmouth, VA 23701

Yard Size: 4,334 square feet

Price: $59

Description: Front yard Pressure clean driveway. We have commercial equipment

Pruning of Bushes

Recommended by Licado Lucas

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA 23703

Yard Size: 7,101 square feet

Price: $29

Description: Right side Trim large hedge on the right side of the front yard, and haul off trimmings.

Other Landscaping Service

Recommended by Nasir Diggins

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA 23705

Yard Size: 7,053 square feet

Price: $176

Description: Full yard Grass Seeding and Hay Overlay for areas with no grass growth.

General Landscape Improvements

Recommended by Nasir Diggins

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA 23702

Yard Size: 3,154 square feet

Price: $341

Description: Front-yard, Right side Pull weeds all thru front flower garden. Also the flower garden to the right of the house. Re stack a few of the falling garden boarders in the front bed. We can leave or remove any un wanted plants bushes or flowers. After all the weeds are removed and cleaned we would lay new mulch in the bed of your color choice. Thank you!

Other Landscaping Service

Recommended by Raul Rewis

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA 23702

Yard Size: 4,527 square feet

Price: $24

Description: Full yard Spray herbicide to eliminate grass and weeds from driveway, walkway, beds and rock retaining wall

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 Portsmouth

Hedge Prunning

Requested by Peggy T.

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA

Yard Size: 4,656 square feet

Items Needing Service: bushes in the front

Location on Property: front lawn bushes

Work to be Done: cleaned up/trimmed up

Price: $34

Serviced by: Eastern Lawn Care Service

Trimming of Hedges

Requested by Ali P.

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA

Yard Size: 3,791 square feet

Items Needing Service: Trees/bushes in front of the house. There are 2 or 3

Location on Property: Front.

Work to be Done: Trimmed back

Price: $41

Serviced by: Doleman home repairs llc.

Other Lawn Care,

Requested by Billy C.

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA

Yard Size: 31,023 square feet

Items Needing Service: Lawn

Location on Property: Throughout

Work to be Done: Mow and edge. All overgrowth has been cut in the past three days

Price: $30

Serviced by: Palmetto Handyman and Property Services

Trimming of Bushes

Requested by Shaun H.

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA

Yard Size: 3,384 square feet

Items Needing Service: I need all the dead bushes from winter freeze trimmed.

Location on Property: Mostly front yard.

Work to be Done: I also need all the weeds removed from the rock beds.

Price: $113

Serviced by: Simonsdale lawns and landscapes

Shrub Trimming

Requested by Aaron H.

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA

Yard Size: 19,217 square feet

Items Needing Service: This is actually for tree trimming. We have a branch over our roof we would like removed. We also have a branch over the corner of our fence in the back yard we would also liked trimmed. Thank you.

Location on Property: Over roof and over corner of fence in back yard

Work to be Done: Branches trimmed

Price: $471

Serviced by: john cuts

Weeding

Requested by John d.

Details

Location: Portsmouth, VA

Yard Size: 5,372 square feet

Items Needing Service: weeds

Location on Property: front and back

Work to be Done: manually pull out

Price: $29

Serviced by: Josh's landscape company.

Questions and Answers

LOCAL REGULATIONS

Are there watering restrictions in Portsmouth, VA?


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

LOCAL REGULATIONS

Does Portsmouth, VA have long / overgrown grass ordinances?


Lawn Violations Chapter 23 of the City Code requires the property owner to cut the weeds and grass on his/her property. This is to include the area between the sidewalk and the street and the ditches. The city code states it to be unlawful and constitutes a nuisance for the owner or occupant to permit weeds to grow to a height exceeding ten inches. When an inspector observes a property in violation of the ordinance, he/she may send a courtesy notice to the property owner asking for the grass to be cut within seven days.

Source: portsmouthva.gov

Top Portsmouth, VA Lawn Services of April 2019

#1-All Around Lawn Services
Licado Lucas
3208 Knox Street
Portsmouth, VA 23501
8 Ratings
All Around Lawn Services, owned by Licado Lucas, is a top-rated lawn care service in Portsmouth. He has earned a 5.0 / 5 score from LawnStarter customers. Customers describe Licado as reliable, communicative, and curteous.
#2-M&C Lawn Care LLC
Gwen Cherry
2005 Charleston Avenue
Portsmouth, VA 23704
65 Ratings
Gwen Cherry, owner of M&C Lawn Care LLC, cuts grass all over Portsmouth. Since joining LawnStarter not long ago, Gwen has completed 119 jobs for 13 customers. If you need a easy to work with lawn care service, look no further than Gwen.
#3-Whiteside Lawn Service
Dante Whiteside
2028 Evergreen Place
Portsmouth, VA 23704
44 Ratings
Whiteside's Keeping It Green Lawn Service - led by owner Dante Whiteside - has offered top notch service to Portsmouth, VA residents for over 11 years. Dante has completed 60 jobs for 23 customers, earning a 4.7/5 rating. Looking for a lawn care company that's timely and easy to work with? Look no further.
#4-The Green Team Lawn Care Service
Buddy Mathis
Portsmouth, VA
34 Ratings
Bryan did a fabulous job. I was home when he arrived so I met him. Which it's nice to know the person that mows my yard. I asked if he could pick up the clippings. He had no problem doing that.
#5-Reid's Lawn And Landscape
Jose Reid
Portsmouth, VA
33 Ratings
Nicely done. Thank you!
#6-Nasir Diggins' Lawn Care Service
Nasir Diggins
Portsmouth, VA
32 Ratings
Really excellent service. it rained all week so our cut kept getting rescheduled but Ronnie stayed in touch. I needed the grass cut this week before an event so he sent someone on Saturday, and cutter took special care to make sure our still wet yard looked nice.
#7-Eastern Lawn Care Service
Mathias Shuler
Portsmouth, VA
31 Ratings
It looks amazing! Our lawn mower broke a while back and we are so happy we found this app and look forward to having a great looking lawn! Thank you :)
#8-Metro Lawn Care Service
Mark Mathis
Portsmouth, VA
27 Ratings
The service is wonderful. Jonathan was recommended to us by our neighbors. We would recommend Jonathan as well.
#9-C. Grimes' Lawn Treatement And Landscape LLC
Chris Grimes
Portsmouth, VA
23 Ratings
Sorry I missed you - wife wants to xerascape the front garden instead of planting. Next time if you could clear it out we'd appreciate it!
#10-R. Rewis' Lawn Care Service LLC.
Raul Rewis
Portsmouth, VA
22 Ratings
Looks great. That weed n feed application (plus the rains) really did the trick!
#11-Kelvin's Landscaping Inc.
Kelvin Chenault
Portsmouth, VA
21 Ratings
The service was quick and efficient. My curb appeal has returned. Thank you.
#12-Advantage Lawn & Garden LLC.
Dave Moreira
Portsmouth, VA
20 Ratings
Excellent- I want to keep using him - but could he cut every ten days ?
#13-Superior Lawn Care
Enri Payne
3717 Cardinal Lane
Portsmouth, VA 23703
2 Ratings
Michael did a fantastic job on my lawn and also the tree care service I requested!
#14-Brothers and Sons lawn care
Kasimir Harris
1045 Hodges Ferry Road
Portsmouth, VA 23701
2 Ratings
Hi, my name is Kasimir. I've been doing this for a while in Portsmouth. I'll give you the best lawn care possible.
#15-Vernice Son's Lawn Services
Mark Eley
833 Potomac Avenue
Portsmouth, VA 23707
19 Ratings
I aim to please every customer, and I try to keep things as neat and clean as possible. I'm always trying to impress my client with the work I perform. With a positive attitude and an energetic crew, I hope to deliver fully, always.
#16-Hurley's Landscaping LLC.
Kareem Hurley
Portsmouth, VA
14 Ratings
Bush trimming looks great, neat and clean. Only complaint is that the red yucca was not trimmed properly. Those plants are supposed to be trimmed from the bottom, the tops should never be sheared off. Thanks.
#17-Genes lawn care
Hubert Dennis
3509 Nelson Street
Portsmouth, VA 23707
10 Ratings
Genes Lawn Care, owned and operated by Hubert Dennis, is a reliable lawn care business in Portsmouth. He is curteous, easy to work with, and punctual.
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