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James M Sears Arborman

Phone: (508) 360-5168 100 Webbers Path, West Yarmouth, MA 02673


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Description

James M. Sears Real Arbor Management specializes in tree and shrubbery planting, care and repair and diagnosis for both residential and commercial clients. They handle planning and consultation for plantings, providing information on proper care, artistic pruning and removals for various types of trees and shrubbery. The company also boasts an 80 foot bucket truck and offers lot clearing, stump grinding, landscaping and grading services. The company owner, Mr. James Spears has more than 25 years experience in this industry.


BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for James M Sears Arborman include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

6 Customer Reviews on James M Sears Arborman
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 6
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 6

Additional Information

BBB file opened: January 01, 2007 Business started: 01/01/2007 in MA
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security
One Ashburton Place, Boston MA 02108
http://www.state.ma.us/eops
Phone Number: (617) 727-7775 or TTY: (617) 727-6618
Fax Number: 617-727-4764
DPSInfo@state.ma.us
The number is HE-103763.

Type of Entity

Sole Proprietorship

Business Management
Mr. James Sears, Owner Ms. Mindy Ziegler, Office Manager
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. James Sears, Owner
Principal: Ms. Mindy Ziegler, Office Manager
Number of Employees

5

Business Category

TREE SERVICE LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS LAND CLEARING & LEVELING STUMP GRINDING PRUNING-TREE & VEGETATION STUMP REMOVAL & GRINDING LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS - COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPING CLEAN-UP - SPRING & FALL Landscaping Services (NAICS: 561730)

Method(s) of Payment
Cash
Personal Check
Business Check
Cashiers Check
Service Area
James M Sears Arborman provides their services in BARNSTABLE County MA, BRISTOL County MA, PLYMOUTH County MA.
Alternate Business Names
James M Sears Real Arbor Management
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Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

James M Sears Arborman has received 5 out of 5 stars based on 6 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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