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GreenThumb Shropshire

Your Local Lawn Care Specialists

Welcome to GreenThumb Shropshire

Providers of expert lawn care in the Shropshire area.

Covid-19: Update

Many of our customers are requesting that we continue treating lawns in recognition of the ‘lone worker’ status of our Lawn Operatives. As a business we are aware of our responsibility towards our staff, and our customers, and are now able to take all of the necessary precautions to enable us to resume our service to you.

We are following all of the Government guidelines in order to carry on doing this, particularly:

  • Our Lawn Operatives will call you on arrival rather than knocking on your door to ensure safe social distancing guidelines.
  • If you would like to talk to the Operative please be aware that they will maintain a safe distance at least 2 metres between you. Please avoid any personal contact.
  • We have provided antibacterial gel in all our vans along with appropriate PPE.
  • It is easy to pay us without physical contact. You can pay by bank transfer: ACCOUNT NAME: Jayfor Ltd t/as Greenthumb BANK NAME: Santander. SORT CODE: 09-01-50 ACCOUNT NUMBER: 05048133. By telephone on 01630 655888 with a card (our office will not reopen until Tuesday 14th April). Or post a cheque - remember to quote your full customer account number, details will be on your invoice.

For customers on our Enhanced or Complete packages, payment is by monthly direct debit and you need do nothing but enjoy the lawn! If we have to go through your house to access your lawn, we will reschedule your treatment to a later date.

Should the situation change in the future, we shall keep you updated. We would like to thank you, our loyal customers, for your continued support and we wish you and your families well during this difficult time.

If you would like to speak to one of our team about our treatments please click here https://www.greenthumb.co.uk/branch/shropshire or call 01630 655888 GreenThumb Lawn Treatment Service

 


Since taking over the Shropshire Franchise in 2002, husband and wife team, Ian and Jacqui Balmforth, have enjoyed a resounding success in growing their business.

GreenThumb Shropshire now has a team of 16 staff with nine professionally qualified Lawn Operatives visiting over 6,000 lawns each year.

Over the last three years there has been a rise in problems associated with dry weather and especially the lack of rainfall. Moss is also a common feature on the lawns in this area, but the team are well-equipped to tackle these problems and more besides.

In dry conditions a major problem with drought stricken lawns is the development of 'dry patch'. This can be treated by aerating the lawn followed by the application of our specialist water conserver treatment - Oasis Treatment Programme. However, if applied before the lawns dry out, this programme will reduce the amount of water needed to maintain a nice green lawn.

Ian Balmforth states: "We grow our business by recommendations from customers who have been impressed by our service and the results we achieve.

We pride ourselves on the high level of care our customers receive from us.

Our new customers are surprised at how little the GreenThumb lawn treatments cost - often less than treating the lawns themselves. With the introduction of our Direct Debit Lawn Treatment Packages we feel sure that we are able to offer our customers greater service and flexibility".

We are excited to announce that GreenThumb Shropshire has pledged its support to the new Lawn Assured Standard from BASIS; an independent standard-setting and auditing organisation for the pesticide, fertiliser and allied industries, helping companies meet legal and regulatory requirements and adhere to best practice.


Postcodes we cover:

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Meet The Team

The people that make a beautiful lawn possible

Team Member Ian Balmforth Franchisee
Team Member Jacqui Balmforth Franchisee
Team Member Jennie Roberts Branch Manager
Team Member Susan Taylor Office Administrator
Team Member Phil Peach Lawn Operative
Team Member Adrian Lawley Lawn Operative
Team Member Ciaran Parris Lawn Operative
Team Member Jordan Davies Lawn Operative
Team Member Aiden Fletcher Lawn Operative
Team Member Mathew Binnersley Lawn Operative
Team Member Tom Ellis Lawn Operative

Testimonials

Read what our happy customers said about us

My Green Thumb review!


My lawn was looking awful, Happy?, I was not
Moss and Yellow patches, weeds, it had the lot
A simple course of action, a great lawn was my aim
Nothing that I seemed to do, the lawn it stayed the same

Time to get in expert help, I called the Green Thumb Team
Can I have a lovely lawn?, it can't be just a dream
After a lawn analysis, a plan was put in place
Bringing my lawn back to life, to put a smile back on my face

Off came the Thatch, a weed and feed, it really had begun
It seemed at last, a plan that worked, the weeds were on the run
The Chafer Grubs have left me with their Leather Jackets on
No more eating my Grass Roots, they really have all gone

Soon the Moss had blackened, Yellow had turned to Green
No longer a lawn to hide away, but one that should be seen
The mower is now so happy, it's blades cut neat and true
Simply because, my lovely lawn, is courtesy of you.

Mr Bain | 12/02/2020

I would like to place on record my thanks for the superb manner in which your company has looked after my lawns throughout the current year. I have never seen them looking better and the attention to detail and level of customer care shown by all your staff has been outstanding. Thank you once again

Mr Bywater | Shropshire | 25/09/2019

"I thought my lawns were beyond salvation, however the results of your treatments are astounding. The weeds have gone and the grass is lush. I wish I had called you years ago."

Mrs L | 14/10/2014

"Really impressed with GreenThumb – never seen my lawn so lush, green and weed free. I’m certainly recommending you to everyone I know."

Mrs R | 14/10/2014

"Helpful and polite staff from the man who came to do the quote, all the office staff and the operatives who treat the lawns. The lawns looks great!"

Mr S | 14/10/2014

"Thanks very much for looking after our lawn over the past few years it, has been great and the talk of the street!!  Always glowing bright green."

Andrew | 14/10/2014

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01630 655888
Postal Address Unit 3, Bert Smith Way
Adderley Road Industrial Estate

TF9 3SN

Registered Address: C/O Caerwyn Jones Emstrey House, Shrewsbury Business Park, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6LG, England
Company Name: Jayfor Ltd
Company Number: 04343924