Well Established Gardening Maintenance Company For Sale
- Asking Price: £99,995 +SAV
We are advised the business generated a turnover of circa £125,000 as of 2020, further financial information can be made available upon request.
- Tenure: Business Only
Hilton Smythe is delighted to present to the market this well established turn-key trading opportunity. This highly regarded professional business is an owner-run gardening maintenance business with over 11 years trading history. The current owner employs 2 full time members of staff and trading hours are generally Monday to Friday 08:00 to 17:00.
There is a reliable, long-standing customer base included in the sale and the majority of the workload is repeat and regular custom on either a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis. There is great potential to increase the turnover as the business regularly receives enquiries to undertake additional one-off and repeat work. Under current regulations the business is not affected by Covid restrictions and it was able to continue throughout previous lock-downs.
The successful business offers a varied level of services which includes –
- Lawn mowing and care
- Flower border maintenance and planting
- Shrub pruning and shaping
- Garden development and advice
- Green waste removal
The ‘turn-key’ all-year-round trading opportunity is now being made available for sale due to our clients' wish to pursue another opportunity. A full business handover will be offered as part of the sale.
There is a very loyal customer base to be included in this sale, as well lots of opportunity for any new owner to significantly increase the current turnover levels. We would advise any of the following would have an instant boost –
- Improve the current website
- Push social media presence/advertising
- Carry out a new customer leaflet drop
- Extend the current catchment area
‘Horticulturally savvy with an eye for presentation and attention to detail in all aspects of their work. The business has been our gardener for a number of years transforming a dull plot into a beautiful garden showcasing their gardening skills and ability. Highly recommended!’
‘Does an amazing job work quickly, methodically and tidily. Their sympathetic approach to the garden and an eye for detail!’
The business sale will include relevant assets to carry out the work, including -
- Sign-written 2015 Nissan NV400 Van
- Hayter Harrier 56 Pro Roller Lawn Mower
- 2 x Stihl KMA135r Battery Kombi Systems with 300S battery (2021)
- 2 x Stihl KM94 Petrol Kombi units
- Stihl BG86 Petrol Leaf Blower
- Full selection of pruning, digging and hand tools
- These assets are estimated to be valued in excess of £15,000
Very rarely do local business types of this size, location and opportunity come onto the open market and we therefore recommend early enquiry to avoid disappointment. Trading is year round and a full business handover will be offered as part of the sale.
The business is run and managed by our client and 2 full time members of staff.
The business trading hours are as followed:
Monday to Saturday - 08:00am - 18:00pm
Sunday - Closed
The current catchment area is within a 15-mile radius of Bournemouth.