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The Trusted Name in Yard Maintenance and Leaf Removal

Experienced

The Handy platform has been connecting customers with yard maintenance professionals for years. Doing everything from lawn maintenance to leaf removal, a yard maintenance professional hired through Handy will turn up ready to work. The professionals you hire have the skills and expertise to get the job done, using the equipment you have to restore your yard to its former glory. If there are special aspects you want taken care of, such as weeding, removal of debris, or raking those pesky leaves, you can let your professional know what you want to be done, and when.

Skilled and Capable

Whether you need someone to remove leaves from your lawn, weed the garden, or free your yard from the mess of winter and get it ready for spring, the yard maintenance professional you book through Handy will have the can-do attitude and the know-how to give your yard the facelift it deserves. From knowing which tools get the best results, to clever hacks to make your yard look better than ever, book a yard maintenance service through the Handy platform and your yard will be put in the hands of someone who has made this sort of work their livelihood.

Reliable

Whether you need a backyard maintenance service next week, or you need it next month, the yard maintenance service professionals who use Handy to find work will turn up on time. You don’t have to take our word for it; professionals you get have plenty of genuine customer reviews and ratings from Handy users who’ve already used their yard maintenance services. In addition, yard maintenance professionals who use the Handy platform are vetted, screened, and background-checked, so you know you’re dealing with reliable, friendly, and experienced cleaners.

Flexible

When you book a backyard maintenance or leaves removal service, you expect the professional to arrive when you booked them to. There’s little worse than wasting a day waiting for a cleaner to show up, which is why yard maintenance professionals on Handy will work around your schedule. However, we also know that our customers’ schedules can sometimes change. If something comes up, don’t worry – just let us know. Give us at least 24 hours’ notice and we’ll rebook your appointment for a more convenient time, without any of the fees or penalties that some of the larger yard maintenance companies charge their customers.

The Best Yard Maintenance and Leaf Removal

Personalized backyard maintenance

Using Handy to find a backyard maintenance service frees you from the incredible prices and parameters set by some of the large yard cleaning companies. The cost aside, you might find that there are certain things that their cleaners just won’t do. However, when you use Handy, you’ll find cost-effective and affordable professionals who are flexible to your needs and will work with you to restore your backyard’s beauty. From weeding and raking leaves to asking them to remove light debris, you can create your own, personalized backyard maintenance service with your own friendly and reliable professional.

Yard maintenance that doesn’t break the bank

Handy gives you a time and cost-effective experience that is both affordable and won’t break the bank. Whether you’re too busy to give your lawn some attention or just can’t get away from the kids, Handy makes it easy to connect with experienced professionals local to you. Each service comes with a simple, clear, and competitive price and with no hidden fees, you pay the price you’re shown. Yard maintenance professionals who use Handy depend on their reputations to connect with more users so you’ll be sure they’ll do their best. You even get an opportunity to see their ratings and reviews before they arrive so you can rest easy, knowing the excellent service other customers have received.

A professional job, done by professionals

When you use Handy to find a yard maintenance service, you know that you’re hiring screened, background-checked, and vetted professionals. You don’t even have to be at home to let them get to work; they’ll do an amazing job cleaning your yard and you can communicate with them directly through the app or website. Come home to a pristine yard and if you love the service, you can even tip the professional. And if for any reason you’re not happy, then no worries because every job booked through Handy is covered by the Handy Happiness Guarantee, which means we’ll work hard to make things right.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which Handy professional will come to my place?

Handy has a vast network of experienced, top-rated cleaners. Based on the time and date of your request, we work to assign the best professional available.  Like working with a specific pro? Add them to your Pro Team from the mobile app and they'll be requested first for all future bookings.  You will receive an email with details about your professional prior to your appointment.

Can I skip or reschedule bookings?

You can reschedule any booking for free at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled start time. If you need to skip a booking within the minimum commitment, we’ll credit the value of the booking to your account. You can use this credit on future cleanings and other Handy services.

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Meet Some of Our Top Yard Maintenance and Leaf Removal Professionals

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Hello, My name is Ron, I have been a carpenter for 6+ years and l I'm a military veteran. I am here to meet and/or exceed your expectations. I look forward to working with you.

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I have been doing construction since 1985. I enjoy my work. I am a USNavy vet. I am looking forward to helping you with your project.

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My name is Jason, I’ve been in the handyman services for more than 3 years and I'm still here to serve you, customer satisfaction is my goal.

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February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 26, 2020
Zipcode
32034
Base Hours
3.5
Number Providers
1
Description
I need a quick raking and clean up of yard. Not much grass but in front. My regular yard guy is sick and I have company coming Wednesday the #th. How large is your yard? Up to #,# sq ft (Small) What do...
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February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 25, 2020
Zipcode
29690
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Description
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Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 26, 2020
Zipcode
65079
Base Hours
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Number Providers
1
Description
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Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 24, 2020
Zipcode
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2.0
Number Providers
1
Description
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Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 29, 2020
Zipcode
85022
Base Hours
3.0
Number Providers
1
Description
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Yard Maintenance and Leaf Removal
Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 28, 2020
Zipcode
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Description
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Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 23, 2020
Zipcode
92677
Base Hours
3.5
Number Providers
1
Description
No lawn Just two small planters. Remove all weeds, spread mulch, prune all small shrubs, remove two small plumerias, fertilize all plants, remove branches that overhang rear patio wall. Owner of this C...
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Yard Maintenance and Leaf Removal
Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 23, 2020
Zipcode
85119
Base Hours
4.5
Number Providers
1
Description
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Yard Maintenance and Leaf Removal
Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 25, 2020
Zipcode
29690
Base Hours
3.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Remove leaves and throw over fence in backyard How large is your yard? Up to #,# sq ft (Small) What do you need done? Yard Waste Removal Leaf Blowing? No Lawn Mowing? No Lawn Edging? No Weed Whacking? ...
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Created At
February 22, 2020
Date Start
February 29, 2020
Zipcode
79924
Base Hours
3.0
Number Providers
1
Description
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Where Does Handy Operate?

Handy operates in hundreds of cities around the United States, Canada, and the U.K. No matter where you live, Handy has you covered.