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Richmond has a very long and rich history that dates all the way back to the 1700's. It has been an independent city for more than 170 years and has seen some significant growth over the years as well. Residents of Richmond feel proud to call this city their home because of the abundance of opportunities available here. There are also several restaurants, parks, and a wonderful cultural scene that will make anyone's stay here an enjoyable one. As a homeowner here you want this city's beauty to carry over to your yard, but that can be a bit hard if you have to deal with dead leaves that get scattered during the fall.

Every autumn the trees in your yard will shed their leaves at a fast pace and before you know it your lawn will be full of dead leaves. These need to be removed quickly before they suffocate your grass and no one does leaf removal better than Lawn Love. Our friendly independent lawn techs can sweep away most of these annoying leaves and make your garden look spotless.

We have affordable rates as well as a user-friendly mobile app and simple website that makes it easier for clients to book our leaf removal service. We would like to hear from you, so give us a call at 804-409-3892 or ask for a free quote to know about the rates of our leaf removal service.

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Richmond, VA

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Cleaned up an overgrown back yard that had been like that since I moved in a few weeks ago.

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Did a great job and went the extra mile.

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Richmond, VA

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Our yard was a mess with leaves that had fallen, gotten snowed on, and were looking bad. Gene fixed us up. He left the yard spotless. He was very nice and worked so hard to make it just right. Very pleased with his service.

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Quinton, VA

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Sandston, VA

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Sandston, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Thankful that lawn pro edged and cleaned up pine needles on driveway. He edge around flower beds. Curb appeal that I am accustomed to on my yard

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Richmond, VA

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Sandston, VA

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Sandston, VA

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Sandston, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Gene has done an outstanding job and the lawn looks great.

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Sandston, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Excellent service. Gene was a lifesaver. He came through within days of the request after being away from home on military duty for longer than expected. The service was quick and professional. I will use the service again if needed.

Kevin M. - 8/27/2018

Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Please do my lawn again! Please!

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Midlothian, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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We liked the team that provided our service yesterday. They took an extra interest in our yard, asked questions, explained their care plan, and did a great job. Would like that same team to return.

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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The only thing is my grass is still a little high but I love everything else!

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Mechanicsville, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Henrico, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Mechanicsville, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Sandy C. - 5/16/2018

Richmond, VA

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He came out last night, right before the storm to make sure my lawn was done. He did a great job and the lawn looks fantastic.

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Mechanicsville, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Great job as usual. No complaints. Thank you.

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Henrico, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Great job, thank you.

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Chesterfield, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Robert P. - 2/24/2018

Midlothian, VA

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Completely cleared out the back yard including the vine covered area. Picked up all the sticks and logs as well, and very friendly.

Andrew R. - 2/19/2018

Richmond, VA

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Shawn C. - 2/1/2018

Glen Allen, VA

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Went the extra mile

Patrick W. - 1/25/2018

Richmond, VA

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They did a pretty good job getting up the leaves. It was a little wet out back so ncevthey rescheduled but they got up most of them.

Bonnie E. - 12/24/2017

Richmond, VA

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Great job great price will be using Lawn Love again

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Mechanicsville, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Ondrea D. - 8/7/2017

Richmond, VA

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Like your job

Esther M. - 7/31/2017

Midlothian, VA

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Weeding seems to be falling behind. It seems like some was done but a lot left. Maybe next time

Nikol W. - 7/29/2017

Glen Allen, VA

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Mckenna C. - 7/28/2017

Henrico, VA

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Sabrina T. - 7/27/2017

Glen Allen, VA

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They were quick and the yard looks good! Not sure how much the charge will be yet, though.

Zack H. - 7/26/2017

Richmond, VA

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They did great! loved them and I will definitely ask for them next time.

Kathleen R. - 7/21/2017

Henrico, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Sabrina T. - 7/13/2017

Glen Allen, VA

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Excellent work

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Highland Springs, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Sabrina T. - 7/1/2017

Glen Allen, VA

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Looks very nice

Mckenna C. - 6/29/2017

Henrico, VA

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Love the job they are doing.

Hosheayahu E. - 6/28/2017

Highland Springs, VA

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Nikol W. - 6/26/2017

Glen Allen, VA

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Frank did a good job. Had all the work completed and cleaned up quickly.

Ricky G. - 6/22/2017

Midlothian, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Superb service.

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Highland Springs, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Highland Springs, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Rebekah M. - 5/4/2017

Richmond, VA

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Outstanding work. It was a joy to come home. Thanks so much!

Carole G. - 5/3/2017

Richmond, VA

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Excellent service, excellent job,excellent attitude and excellent time of service.

Hosheayahu E. - 5/3/2017

Highland Springs, VA

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Lawn looks nice.

Nikol W. - 5/1/2017

Glen Allen, VA

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Our lawn looks great!

Jennifer L. - 4/26/2017

Richmond, VA

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Richmond, VA

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Glen Allen, VA

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Rated 4.72 / 5 stars in 218 Richmond customer reviews.

Richmond leaf removal service tips

Should I water my lawn today?

It's way too cold to water your lawn today! Once the temperatures have risen, keep an eye on your grass. If it looks yellow or droopy, it's time to turn on the sprinklers and make it rain.

Dusk and dawn are the best times to water your lawn (the sun will rise at 6:45 AM and set at 5:02 PM today in Richmond).

How often should I mow my lawn?

Here are the most common lawn mowing frequencies in Richmond:

Weekly mowing17%
Bi-weekly mowing64%
Monthly mowing3%
Lawns that get fertilized14%
Lawns that get aerated1%
Lawns sporting pink flamingos1

Lawn care prices in Richmond

Prices vary depending on the size of the lawn and frequency of your service.

Here are some average lawn care prices for homes in Richmond.

Average mowing price$69
Average lawn size9,009 sq. ft.
Time savedPriceless

Richmond leaf removal

Leaf Removal in Richmond, VA


For centuries, the land has been a crucial part of Virginia's identity. Between silk and tobacco, it has ultimately driven the state's economy. While silk is no longer a key part of Virginia's income, due to a disease that destroyed local mulberry trees, tobacco is still an important cash crop. Commercially, Virginians must take care of their plants, trees, and properties to make money. Even if you're not making money off your land, it's still essential to maintain your property as a homeowner for aesthetic purposes and to prevent damage. One of the most basic types of property maintenance you can do is remove the leaves in your yard when they fall from the trees. While autumn leaves certainly look spectacular on your trees, they can present a problem if they're left on the lawn. Removing the leaves on your yard doesn't take much time, and it leaves you free to focus on more pleasant activities, like enjoying the fun, exciting, and diverse events that Richmond offers.


The Basics of Leaf Removal


As a rule of thumb, professionals say that if you can't see your lawn, it's not growing. That means any obstruction on the surface, such as leaves, snow, or lawn furniture, prevents oxygen, water, and nutrients from reaching the soil and grass beneath. When deprived of these essentials for an extended time, the grass and any affected plants, trees, and flowers suffer. The winter season is typically cold and can bring snow cover. This is when plants and native flora face the most extensive threat of poor health. While several months' worth of freezing temperatures is hard enough on grass, having leaves block access to critical sunlight and nutrients in autumn makes the blades even weaker and less capable of surviving through winter.


Ideally, homeowners should remove leaves from their lawn sometime before the season ends, but before the first frost arrives. While you can get some idea of when to remove leaves based on the climate, you can also learn about the different trees on your property to determine when they will lose their leaves. In turn, that helps you plan for seasonal leaf removal, too. As with any type of lawn care, you have the option of doing the job yourself or calling a professional like Lawn Love. The advantage of hiring professionals is that they can also do other maintenance to prepare your yard for winter, such as aeration, which makes it easier for the soil to breathe and absorb essential nutrients.


There are several ways to remove leaves from your yard successfully. You can remove leaves manually from the yard by raking it, or you can remove the leaves by using a mechanical leaf blower. A professional can also help you compost the leaves to recycle them if you want to make your leaf removal process more environmentally-friendly. To get started, our guide to trees in Virginia will give you some sense of when the leaves should be picked up. It also gives you a better understanding of the nature in your yard.


  • Longleaf Pine
  • Red Maple
  • White Oak


Longleaf pine is indigenous to southeastern portions of the United States. At one point in time, forests of Longleaf pines covered about 90 million acres in the South. Today, there are not as many of these glorious trees remaining. But those that still stand are quite a sight. These towering pines can reach 100 feet or more. They won't drop their leaves, as they are an evergreen species that retain their leaves year-round. You won't need to remove their needles from your lawn, but you may need to pick up fallen pine cones.


When you think of colorful autumn trees, the Red maple is probably a species that comes to mind. The Red maple is a common sight in Virginia and other parts of the East Coast. It is so common that the US Forest Service has declared it the most abundant indigenous tree species in the eastern half of North America. Red maple, also called Water maple or Soft maple, gets its name from the fact that its leaves turn a bright red shade in the fall. Red maple will drop its leaves on the yard.


White oak trees are dominant hardwoods in the eastern and central portions of North America. White oak trees are unique for the fact that they can grow to be as wide as they are tall. Elevation affects their height, too. White oak trees that grow at higher altitudes will be shorter. They may even grow as shrubs. With optimal growing conditions, White oaks can reach 100 feet or higher. Their leaves turn golden-brown, yellow, red, and orange in the fall before dropping.


Richmond's Events and Activities


Even when the weather cools down, Richmond is still active. From farmers' markets to music festivals and fairs, there is no shortage of events to enjoy in this vibrant city.


Carytown Farmers Market


Celebrating harvests from the year's growing season, this farmers' market is a lively and much-anticipated event. Along with fresh produce grown by local farmers, the market features work from local artists. Entertainment comes in the form of live music. Local plants are also sold at the Carytown market, which means you can get some ideas for planting a spring garden, too.


Richmond Bluegrass Festival


Bluegrass is one of the most popular kinds of music in the South. Naturally, it is only fitting that there are events dedicated to celebrating this beloved musical tradition. The Richmond Bluegrass Festival, held in September, brings blues fans and musicians together for a day of live music from an exciting lineup of bands.


Removing leaves from your property might seem like a chore, but it is essential for good lawn health. Once you know what types of trees are in your yard, you'll have a better idea of when to remove fallen leaves. Lawn Love will happily assist with leaf removal so you can spend your time enjoying Richmond's events.


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