How to become a gardener

If you’re a green-fingered lover of the outdoors, starting a gardening business could give you the life you’ve always dreamed of...

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Starting a gardening business: Tips and useful contacts


  • Research local areas and competition to find the best place to offer your services
  • High quality equipment can help to avoid the future cost of breakdowns and maintenance
  • Avoid doing things you are not certified to do to avoid damage to yourself or property
  • Don’t underestimate the power of word of mouth to find work
  • Always protect yourself with gloves, goggles and ear protectors

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