If you like working outside, want to be your own boss, and have green(ish) fingers, then here's something to consider.
A long-established, profitable garden maintenance business serving Beckenham, Kent and surrounding area for the last 20 years, needs a person to take over due to pending retirement.This is not a franchise but a sole trader business.
Fully functional throughout this Covid-19 period, with very low overheads as operated from home, and currently run on a 25-hour, 5-days-a-week basis, from late February to early December. Large growth potential if hours increased to 35 hours per week and additional labour added.
Duties generally include:
⦁ Lawn cutting, lawn care, seeding and turf laying.
⦁ Flower border trimming, maintaining, pruning, potting, and planting advice.
⦁ Sundry maintenance and leaf clearance.
Purchase price to include loyal customer base list of 30-35 clients, petrol Atco mower, Stihl blower and strimmer, along with hedge cutters, plus various tools and good will.
Previous gardening experience and/or a qualification definitely an advantage, but not essential, as training on electrical and petrol equipment can be given along with support for the first month.
No current advertising, only word-of-mouth recommendations, so no social media or website presence has ever been needed.
This business is suited for someone in the Beckenham/Bromley area.
I am open to offers and negotiation on the asking price.
25 hours per week
Beckenham, Kent and surrounding areas.
Is this business home based: