This Service Agreement is made and entered into between:
The Customer hereby engages the Contractor to perform lawn care services at the following address
according to the scope of the work detailed and priced on the Lawn Care Schedule which is attached here and forms part of this Lawn Care Contract.
1. Any additional work required by the Customer or proposed by the Contractor which is not specified on the Lawn Care Schedule shall be quoted for separately and when completed added to the invoice.
2. Invoices will be provided weekly or monthly unless the Customer specifically requests to not be provided an invoice.
3. Obligations of the Contractor
3.1. The Contractor shall provide all labor, equipment and supplies required to perform the services and undertakes to properly maintain all equipment so that work is performed in a timely and professional standard.
3.2. The Contractor shall carry insurance and have valid licenses as may be required by law to perform the services as outlined in this agreement.
3.3. If weather or personal events prevent services from being completed on the normal scheduled day of service, Contractor shall complete on the soonest possible day.
4. Obligations of the Customer
4.1. The Customer need not be present during service calls and hereby grants permission to the Contractor and shall facilitate entry to access the property on scheduled or otherwise agreed service days.
4.2. The Customer shall be responsible for the removal of any objects e.g. toys, furniture, pet waste, rubbish etc. that will hinder the Contractor in performing under this agreement. It is the customer’s responsibility to have any and all garden hoses rolled up and out of the way before the scheduled service day.
4.3. The Customer shall keep all pets secured inside a building or fenced area and shall keep people, especially children away from the Contractor’s area of work for the safety of all parties concerned while the Contractor is performing services.
5.1. The Contractor shall not be held liable for damage to objects on or below the lawn surface which are not clearly visible or marked such as cables, wires, pipes or sprinkler components. Contractor should be made aware of any such objects.
5.2. The Contractor shall be liable for damage caused to plants if such damage was caused by willful negligence or improper operation of equipment. Liability shall be limited to the replacement of the plant by the Contractor.
5.3. The Contractor shall not be liable for the poor health or lack of performance of turf or plants beyond the scope of the service(s) contracted for, or in any event where the Customer does not provide appropriate or proper care for turf or plants.
6. Whole Agreement
This Lawn Care Contract and Lawn Care Schedule attached constitute the sole and entire Agreement between the parties with regard to the subject matter hereof and the parties waive the right to rely on any alleged expressed or implied provision not contained therein. Either party may terminate this Agreement in its entirety or amend the services detailed on the Lawn Care Schedule provided such termination or amendment is made in writing and submitted to the other party 14 days prior to taking effect.
Signed at __________________ on this _____day of ___________________20____ by the Customer who warrants his/her authority to enter into this agreement.
Customer’s Signature: _______________________________
Signed at __________________ on this _____day of ___________________20____ by the Contractor who warrants his/her authority to enter into this agreement.
Contractor’s Signature: _______________________________