Rogue Gardening Company to Avoid

Hertfordshire Trading Standards warns of a rogue gardening company which has been dropping cards through doors over the last few weeks and then carrying out terrible work.

The company is called Green Thumb Gardening Services of Mark Road, Hemel Hempstead, using a 01442 telephone number. The address in Mark Road is a false one and payment has all been made in cash.

They should NOT to be confused with GREEN THUMB LAWN SERVICES which is a reputable Nationwide company.

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