When selecting a Florida-Friendly landscape professional the most important question to ask is if they follow the nine FFL Principles. For a more detailed conversation about how a landscape professional puts the nine FFL principles into practice try using the Checklist for Hiring a Landscape Professional.
Additional things to consider when selecting a landscape professional:
Hire professionals who meet all state and local license and insurance requirements for the contracted work. Consult with your local UF/IFAS Extension agents about other appropriate insurance coverage.
Florida law requires licenses for specific services such as applying fertilizers or pesticides. Below is a list of licenses to be aware of when choosing a lawn service provider. Check with the company to be sure they are properly licensed.