Do you need a gardener in the winter time.
Those who have a smallholding and who want their lawns and plants always look great, should take care about it and hire a specialist.
If the area is not large, it may be enough a gardener works once a week, if the workload is large enough, you need to decide how many gardeners will be needed and how often they will work for you. If you want to consistently good status of your landscape, looking after the site is needed in the winter.
Many people mistakenly think that after seasonal work - "conservation" of garden, you do not need a gardener services in the winter. In fact, under certain weather conditions, snow, ice at the lawn and plants, wrong actions could lead to the fact that in the spring, after the thaw, even an experienced gardener will not be able to bring a lawn and other plants in order.
Sure, in winter the gardeners have less work then in summer time in the garden. You can agree on reducing the number of outputs, or offer the gardener to perform the handyman services. For example, snow removal, maintenance of territory, insert fireplace, help with the barbeque and grill, small repairs around the house, security services, pet walking, pool care or other technical work, unless you have a handyman.
This will help you to hold a specialist who can find another job, if in the winter season will lose income. At the same time you save money that you would have spent on the restoration of the lawn or the purchase of new shrubs, trees, flowers that can die from improper care in winter.