• Grounds Maintenance

    Offering a full range of maintenance for exterior ground needs

  • Tree Surgery

    Supplying safe, certified and professional tree surgery services

  • Gutter Cleaning

    Removing all accessible gutter debris to avoid blockages and leaks

  • Pest Control

    Providing best solutions for your pest problem

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SAFETY CONSCIOUS AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Our specialists provide a comprehensive range of grounds maintenance services to ensure your outdoor spaces look at their best all year round:

  • GROUNDS MAINTENANCE

    GROUNDS MAINTENANCE

    We can provide a complete package of grounds maintenance services. Our teams offer a range of creative quality solutions to keep your grounds looking at their best all year around.

  • Tree surgery

    Tree surgery

    We offer a range of competitive and safety conscious tree surgery solutions. Our tree surgery projects are delivered by teams of qualified and experienced specialists, and due to the risks involved, are properly planned with full safe systems of work. Waste is disposed of in an environmentally friendly and responsible method. We can also arrange a qualified full arboriculture service upon request.

  • Gutter cleaning

    Gutter cleaning

    We offer a variety of gutter cleaning solutions that are safe, cost effective and reliable to clear unwanted debris and blockages from your gutters.

  • Pest control

    Pest control

    We offer a fully qualified, safe, effective pest control service to provide solutions to remove, prevent and deter any unwanted pests. We can either offer you one off advice, or put together a service plan for your individual business needs.

  • High pressure cleaning

    High pressure cleaning

    Choose our high pressure jetting service to blast away weeds, grime, gum & oil stains from your exterior walls and floors. We also offer a compact cleaning service that can remove stubborn areas of dirt such as old chewing gum.

  • Waste Removal

    Waste Removal

    Our licensed and eco-friendly waste removal team offer a professional, responsible and courteous service at competitive rates.

See some of our work

See below for some of the current and ongoing sites we look after throughout the uk.

About astound grounds and garden

Our grounds and gardens specialists make the difference…

OUR Grounds and Garden SERVICES INCLUDE

We have an established and approved supply chain of grounds and gardens specialists across the uk who provide:

  • Grounds Maintenance Contracts
  • Tree Surgery
  • Gutter Cleaning
  • Pest Control
  • Waste Removal
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Grounds maintenance

Grounds maintenance contracts

We offer grounds maintenance contracts to customers whose outdoor areas need to be maintained. We can tailor make a competitive package to suit your needs, no matter how large or small your grounds. Our project planners will work closely with you to put together a seasonal service to keep your grounds and gardens looking good all year round.

Pest control

Pest control

Our experienced and knowledgeable specialists are qualified to deliver a comprehensive range of pest control solutions to get you pest free as quickly as possible. The solutions we provide are safe and effective and can be tailor made to suit your requirements – whether you require a one off project to clear unwanted pests, a bird proofing solution, or a long term service plan. Our pest control services include: insects, birds, rodents and cockroach control - along with various long term pest proofing measures.

High pressure cleaning

High pressure cleaning

We use the latest van mounted equipment to bring you our hot/cold water high pressure cleaning. We bring outdoor spaces to life with our 3000psi system to blast clean pavements, footpaths, block paving, car parks, driveways and walls. We also offer a compact steam cleaning service that can remove chewing gum with ease and can also get into hard to reach areas for example in a commercial kitchen. Our specialists can cover anything from large supermarket car parks to behind cookers in working kitchens. We offer a flexible service which is available 7 days a week – we will work around you to get the job done.

ONLY WHEN YOU’RE COMPLETELY SATISFIED WITH THE WORKS CARRIED OUT WILL THE JOB BE SIGNED OFF

MEET THE TEAM

Below are the key members of our team who are dedicated to ensuring your project runs smoothly and that our high standards are met.

Team Member

Harriet Wood

Project Planning


Managing and monitoring all stages of the project process from initial customer enquiry, right through to project completion and customer satisfaction reporting.

Team Member

Bethany Coales

Project Planning


Managing and monitoring all stages of the project process from initial customer enquiry, right through to project completion and customer satisfaction reporting.

Team Member

Claire Howard

Process Compliance and Risk


Developing and structuring the core processes of the company around compliance, risk and quality management.

Team Member

Matt Poole

Relationship and Quality Management


Developing client relationships and monitoring quality and service delivery to ensure Astounds high standards are consistently met.

Team Member

Kristian Ross

Marketing and Design


Presenting the brand, image and quality standards of the organisation through innovative and creative SEO, marketing and design solutions.

Team Member

Melissa Sherman

Accounts and Finance


Ensuring streamlined and efficient finance, payroll and accounting throughout the organisation.

Team Member

Kevin Lawton

Systems and Processes


Developing and maintaining our state of the art systems and processes to ensure that the business remains at the forefront of efficiency.

Team Member

Harriet wood

Project Planning

Harriet is a key member of our project planning team with a keen eye for detail and excellent customer service skills. Harriet is responsible for liaising with all stakeholders to ensure smooth delivery of the entire project process. Harriet is incredibly organised and detailed in her approach to ensuring our high standards are met and also acts as a coach and mentor to the more junior members of the team. Harriet is currently undertaking a Level 5 Management NVQ.

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Team Member

Beth Coales

Project Planning

Beth is the youngest member of the team having recently completed her school education in June 2014. Beth is organised, bright and innovative and is quickly becoming an asset to the team in her role as apprentice project planner. Beth is a keen and engaged learner and is currently undertaking a Level 3 Management NVQ setting her on her way to becoming a qualified member of our project planning team.

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Team Member

Claire Howard

Process Compliance and Risk

Claire is an integral member of the senior management team with outstanding attention to detail and a strong background in regulatory compliance and process. Claire is NEBOSH qualified and holds Tech IOSH status as a professionally qualified member the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health. Claire is dedicated to ensuring regulatory compliance through effective and consistent work flow processing and she acts as a source of experience, knowledge and guidance across the business. Claire is currently studying a Leadership and Management VRQ.

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Team Member

Matt Poole

Relationship and Quality Management

Matt is an enthusiastic, motivated and dedicated member of the senior management team with strong relationship and quality management skills. Matt has a committed ‘can-do’ approach and provides our clients with an important point of contact, and acts as a source of knowledge and guidance when discussing complex project and contract requirements. Matt is currently studying a leadership and management VRQ.

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Team Member

Kristian Ross

Marketing and design

Kristian is responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact; this involves understanding the needs of the company and making appropriate design decisions. He has extensive experience in graphic and web design and is always looking for ways to set the company first in the market.

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Team Member

Melissa Sherman

Accounts and Finance

A qualified bookkeeper with extensive training and experience in computerised accounting, Mel is a critical member of the management team with a keen eye for detail and strong organisational skills. Mel takes responsibility for ensuring that the organisation’s financial requirements are met across the board and for providing regular clear and concise management information to the senior management team.

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Team Member

Danny Greenwood

Plumbing engineer

Danny is the most senior member of the drainage department with outstanding attention to detail and great organisational skills. He has vast experience in all aspects of drainage and also a qualified plumbing engineer, enabling him to be a very diverse member of the team. He is working towards be a qualified site supervisor and will soon have his SSSTS qualification.

Team Member

Kevin Lawton

Systems and Processes

Kevin brings a wealth of systems and process knowledge to the senior management team. He has extensive experience in the technology sector and is continuously looking at ways to improve and streamline process through the latest technology to ensure that the business remains at the forefront of efficiency in the services that we provide.

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OUR GROUNDS AND GARDENS SPECIALISTS MAKE THE DIFFERENCE…

We have an established supply chain of grounds and gardens specialists.

Grounds Maintenance We offer grounds maintenance contracts to customers whose outdoor areas need to be maintained. We can tailor make a competitive package to suit your needs, no matter how large or small your grounds. Our project planners will work closely with you to put together a seasonal service to keep your grounds and gardens looking good all year round.

Tree Surgery Our team are professionally trained in tree surgery and offer a high quality service that is safe and reliable. Our tree surgery range includes: felling, pruning, inspections and stump removal. Our service is competitive and we can provide effective solutions for a wide range of tree types and sizes - from reducing the size of your trees by crowning or simply removing dead branches. Good pruning will keep your trees looking healthy and will maintain your trees structure; it also improves the appearance and boosts the value of your overall landscape. Our tree surgery specialists are trained and experienced to work safely and with minimal disruption to your site. We can also arrange a specialist arboriculture report to determine the health of a tree from a health and safety perspective where the tree may affect surrounding property and public.
Gutter Cleaning If gutters are left blocked for too long it can cause serious water damage and encourages the growth of mold and damp, this can then lead to costly repairs. By using our Gutter Cleaning Service on a regular basis you can keep your guttering free from debris and in good working order. We use the latest technology to get the best results when Gutter Cleaning. By using wide bore, lightweight, carbon fiber poles in conjunction with the gutter vac system (which is a specialised and powerful industrialised wet and dry vacuum) we are able to clean up to heights of 4 storeys without the use of ladders, cherry pickers and scaffolding unlike other traditional Gutter Cleaning companies.
High Pressure Cleaning We use the latest van mounted equipment to bring you our hot/cold water high pressure cleaning. We bring outdoor spaces to life with our 3000psi system to blast clean pavements, footpaths, block paving, car parks, driveways and walls. We also offer a compact steam cleaning service that can remove chewing gum with ease and can also get into hard to reach areas for example in a commercial kitchen. Our specialists can cover anything from large supermarket car parks to behind cookers in working kitchens. We offer a flexible service which is available 7 days a week – we will work around you to get the job done.

Our Services

Waste Removal Our waste removal specialists are on hand to help with the removal of any domestic or commercial waste, however large or small. Waste is disposed of responsibly with consideration for the environment, and recycled where possible. Our service range includes removal of the following: sewage, building waste, garden waste, white goods disposal and general rubbish removals. We can help with anything from a roll on, roll off skip, to large quantities of drainage waste and we believe we have some of the most competitive rates in the market.

name Our experienced and knowledgeable specialists are qualified to deliver a comprehensive range of pest control solutions to get you pest free as quickly as possible. The solutions we provide are safe and effective and can be tailor made to suit your requirements – whether you require a one off project to clear unwanted pests, a bird proofing solution, or a long term service plan. Our pest control services include: insects, birds, rodents and cockroach control - along with various long term pest proofing measures.

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Special offer

10% off any seasonal maintenance programs to start next spring

special offer for grounds and garden

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The Astound Way – Choose Us

Our efficient and experienced project planning team alongside our state-of-the-art management system and lean working processes means we can always find the right team for the job and guarantee high quality services at competitive rates. Our working processes are structured to ensure the solutions we offer give full consideration to health and safety requirements that safeguard our workforce and help our clients to meet their duty of care under uk health and safety laws.

  • Quality
  • Quality Control

    Astound has a quality management system that encompasses all aspects of the services we deliver. We recognise the importance of developing and maintaining quality standards throughout the organisation and as a result have been awarded a gold standard as part of our responsible business award and are currently working toward ISO9001.

  • Project planning
  • Project planning team

    Our project planning team are trained in our systems and processes and work alongside our qualified health & safety advisor and chartered consultant to promote a strong safety culture and safe working practices.

  • Customer Feedback
  • Customer Feedback

    Our ongoing improvement is based on live customer feedback, collected through multiple channels and collated in an online management tool which ensures accurate reporting and visibility. These results are used in ongoing quality development and ensure you receive the highest quality of work every time.

  • Health and safety
  • Health and safety

    We are committed to ensure compliance with uk health and safety law. We have an in-house Health and Safety advisor and access to a chartered CMIOSH consultant. All of our workforce and specialists are strictly vetted and monitored for their compliance.

  • Competitive Pricing
  • Competitive Pricing

    Astound secures discounted rates and regularly benchmarks price and quality from our preferred suppliers so that clients pay the rate for the job, while enjoying the security of a professionally managed, excellent quality solution that will be delivered safely, on time and within budget. We aim to use local tradespeople who are proven experts within their field.

  • Training
  • Training

    Astound invests in our workforce and our supply chain through training and upskilling –supporting people so we can deliver the highest standards of quality, codes of conduct and health and safety, even within the smallest of teams.

  • Latest Technology
  • Latest Technology

    Our award winning computer systems have been customised to follow a unique process that Astound have developed. Every stage of the project is recorded and communicated through one system, giving you as the customer full visibility and control throughout the project process. Everything is secure and cloud based to give 100% availability and uninterrupted continuity of service.

  • Continual improvement
  • Continual improvement

    We communicate resolutions and improvements to customers and we focus on our weaknesses and embrace change so that we’re constantly improving.

Live Stats

We collect data from our clients after every job done. This way we make sure to give you the best service possible every time. Here you can see our latest stats from the month of August 2015.

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Sussex, Surrey, Hampshire, London, Kent, Berkshire and More…

Email

ops@astoundfacilities.co.uk

Phone Number

0845 450 6300