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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does landscaping cost?

The price of landscaping varies widely due to the range of choices that can be made, but you can expect to pay anywhere from $320 and $20,000 for your landscaping work. The national average cost for a landscaping project is $2,600. 

Factors like the choice of plants, the amount and type of hardscaping, the square footage of your landscaped area, and the region you live in will have a significant effect on your landscaping cost.

Is hiring a landscaper worth it?

A landscaper is worth it if you don't want to invest a significant amount of time and effort into planting, trimming, raking, weeding and performing other operations on your garden or yard. Hiring a landscaper to perform regular maintenance in your yards and complete bigger projects is valuable if you’re looking to sell your house. A professional landscaper can make your house more appealing to potential buyers. 

Some landscapers may perform maintenance duties — remove leaves, mow lawns, trim trees and shrubs, etc. —  but they can also help you bring bigger projects to life. This may include adding a misting system, an outdoor fireplace, water features, artificial turf, a patio and much more.

Start contacting landscapers near you to get free estimates and start planning your project today.

Where can you buy landscaping rocks?

You can shop for landscaping rocks from a variety of different sources. The first option is large chain retail stores specializing in home improvement and gardening. Often, landscaping rocks like slate and other slabs arrive on pallets and are sold in bulk, giving you a great deal. Your local landscaping store also carries rocks, and you may even have a stone or quarry seller nearby who can sell you the rocks you need. When in doubt, contact landscaping companies near you to see if they have rocks you can purchase.

What is landscaping?

Landscaping is the intentional placement and maintenance of living plants on an area of land or in your yard. This can include trees, lawn, flowers, bushes and other plant life and often incorporates mulch and other organic matter. The primary purpose of landscaping is to provide beauty to the house or building it surrounds. 

Many landscaping companies also offer design, architecture and construction services. For example, they can help you design a yard that incorporates a patio, deck, pool, fire pit, lighting, walkways, retaining walls and more.

What is landscape design?

Landscaping design refers to the art of analyzing an existing landscape, planning how to transform it through flora and fauna design and working with a client to ensure goals are met. Landscape designers may completely transform an outdoor space or make minor modifications to enhance it. They may also call for grading and the construction of hardscaping surfaces like walkways or patios to add to the enjoyment of the space.

What should you look for when hiring a landscaper?

Landscaping can be costly — though it usually pays off in curb appeal and home resale value — so finding a landscaper who is worth the investment is important. When hiring a landscaper, look for proven success with the type of results you want. For example, if you know you want a drought-tolerant yard, research websites, reviews and portfolios that showcase beautiful drought-tolerant yards that the landscaper has installed. In addition to relevant experience, you’ll want to find a landscape contractor who has good client reviews. Good communication skills are another important quality in a landscape contractor, since everything from plant selection to hardscape installation needs to be discussed and agreed upon. A landscape contractor who is reliable, easy to understand and able to listen to what you want will help make the process seamless and enjoyable.

How do you find a good landscape architect?

Hiring a landscape architect is an investment in your home. Landscaping can reduce water bills, improve your home resale value, add to your daily living experience and significantly boost curb appeal. A landscape architect will draw the designs for your new landscape; you’ll want to hire a landscape contractor to carry out the plans. Many companies provide design-build landscaping services, with a company architect creating plans for your vision and the landscape contractor executing the vision. With the proper academic background and licensing, a person can be both landscape architect and landscape contractor. Here are a few tips for finding a great landscape architect:

  • Research online portfolios and find several landscape architects whose work interests you.
  • Read online reviews of client experiences.
  • Research whether the landscape architects you are interested in are currently licensed and in good standing with the licensing board, and check whether any complaints have been issued against them. Each state will have their own searchable database. For example, you can search for California landscape architects via the state’s Department of Consumer Affairs.
  • Request bids from your selected landscape architects.
  • Hire the one you like the most, taking care to have a clearly written contract outlining scope of work.

For more, check out our tips for smart hiring on Thumbtack.

What does a landscape contractor do?

Landscape contractors work from outdoor architectural or design plans to build and install hardscaping or softscaping for the client, much as a general contractor uses architectural designs to build a house. Landscape contractors are experts in soil drainage, grading, hardscaping (installing concrete paths and retaining wall, building ponds, etc.), and planting. They have heavy equipment such as excavators and tractors to prepare the land as needed.

Some landscape contractors are also landscape architects or landscape designers. The titles can be compared with those in home construction: A building or landscape architect must earn a specialized architecture degree and pass an exam to have a license. A designer — whether an interior designer or a landscape designer — does not usually require a license to work. Landscape contractors are not required by law to work from plans designed by a landscape architect, so you may work directly with the landscape contractor to specify the work you’d like done. The national average cost for large-scale landscaping projects is $10,160. Pricing can vary greatly depending on the project scope, materials and design.

Reviews for Gilbert landscapers
Thumbtack Customer
It was great working with Alfredo! They were very professional and did exactly what I wanted with my landscape. I would highly recommend them to anyone in need of a landscaping project or Stone work.
Casa Bella Cantera LLCCasa Bella Cantera LLC
Nicole R.
Hired Daniel to clean up our?very neglected yard. He did an Amazing job quickly and for a fair price. Happy to say we have a Fantastic new Landscaper! Highly recommend him to anyone in need of a reliable honest hardworking landscaper
Incredible LandscapeIncredible Landscape
Joseph C.
Austin and team quickly solved my landscaping issues, even after heavy rain
Urban Oasis Landscaping & IrrigationUrban Oasis Landscaping & Irrigation
Bill B.
I used to always do my own landscaping but have been far too busy and ended up with a mess for a yard. I have tried a number of landscapers in the past and was never really happy. J J’s landscaping completely blew me away. They were great at communication right from the start, showed up on time, and did a wonderful job for a great price. I have now hired them for monthly service. I highly recommend them.
J J Lawn Care and Landscaping LLCJ J Lawn Care and Landscaping LLC
Kevin F.
Oscar and his team did a phenomenal job on my back yard. Very professional and very knowledgeable of tree care. Completed my entire backyard turf, irrigation, tree planting and pavers on schedule . I will be using Oscar in future landscape projects and will recommend to anyone who needs a great landscaper. I would highly recommend using Oscar.
Oscar's Tree's and Irrigation.Oscar's Tree's and Irrigation.
Mridula W.
Cris was very punctual and did a great job! Glad I found him and would want to use his as my landscape guy
FLC Landscaping LLCFLC Landscaping LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Daniel was very professional and knowledgeable. Our sod looks great and we would definitely use them again for future landscaping projects. Highly recommended!
Incredible LandscapeIncredible Landscape
Iris B.
I was so pleased with LIV Lawn! They did an amazing clean up and landscape on my yard! Definitely would recommend them to others! Pricing was great too!
LIV Lawn and Construction LLCLIV Lawn and Construction LLC
Philip A.
Alex prepared an excellent detailed plan for updating our landscape. He was responsive to our desires and was very punctual. The final result was awesome. We strongly recommend Outside Solutions.
Outside SolutionsOutside Solutions
Brittany W.
My front and back yard look amazing! They cleaned up the weeds and leaves very well and also cleaned the leaves in the pool after. Will continue to use Carlos Landscaping monthly!
Carlos LandscapingCarlos Landscaping
Lindsay O.
Love the work that Heriberto & crew did for us! They added in new landscape rock & pavers to 2 different areas in our yard. They showed up on time and were great! Very happy with the results and will def use again!
LIV Lawn and Construction LLCLIV Lawn and Construction LLC
Aaron M.
I hired James to refresh some of my old landscaping in front and rear yards. He was very responsive, reasonably priced and his crew did a great job from start to finish. We are really pleased with the results.
HDK Landscape & DesignHDK Landscape & Design
Dean S.
Benjamin is on time/ personable/ reliable. All those qualities will make every customer happy. He is detailed and doesn’t skip corners on our landscape clean up every two weeks! Would recommend him to any new customers!
Royal LandsRoyal Lands
Trevor W.
Heriberto and his crew does great work. He has installed a sprinkler system at my house, laid gravel, landscaped the schoolyard where I work, trimmed trees, and does weekly maintenance. I would highly recommend his services.
LIV Lawn and Construction LLCLIV Lawn and Construction LLC
Dahn W.
Incredible landscape was first to respond. Price was ok by text message but quickly wanted to at least come out same day to schedule. Once he came out, he was honest and gave us a better quote. Very professional. Will keep his card for future services!
Incredible LandscapeIncredible Landscape
Erica M.
Paul Jr. and his team recently completed my new backyard. Paul Jr. was very responsive to every question and request I had throughout the project. His communication alone would be a reason I would recommend him for any landscaping work. His team did a great job and finished the project quickly so my family was able to enjoy our new backyard before Christmas.
Yzagere EnterprisesYzagere Enterprises
Michael V.
Cesar and his crew did an amazing job with our landscaping at our new construction home. He’s professional, responsive and committed. I know Cesar has other jobs, but he made me feel like my job was his priority. He provided daily updates and let me know when his crew would be on site. I appreciate his work and communication through the entire process. Thank you Cesar!
Moreno Lawn & Garden Care LLCMoreno Lawn & Garden Care LLC
Susan B.
They were supposed to come at 9am, but didn't show up until noon. Said they were waiting on the sod to be cut and would be there between 10:30am and 11:00am. They didn't prepare the ground first, just planted the sod. Used a pick to break up the dirt, and hit the main water line which they had to repair when they were adding the additional sprinkler heads. Put in 3 additional sprinkler heads. Two of them were the wrong size. They put in half circles which should have been quarter circles causing the sprinklers to spray my shed instead of part of the sod area they had planted. They turned off functional valves saying I needed to replace all of them in one of the control boxes. They replaced one valve solenoid. This resulted in flooding of my lemon tree and an area of the grass that was not planted in sod. The sprinkler heads kept running and would not turn off. The area where the sod was planted was not getting enough water. I was charged $1125 which I paid them and when I called to let them know there was a problem, and asked them to come out and check their work, I was charged another $65. I didn't trust that they knew what they were doing. I called a landscape professional who came out and replaced the sprinkler heads they had installed, another solenoid, and had him adjust all the sprinklers which are working fine. He accomplished this in 30 minutes which took R & C landscaping and clean up over 2 hours when they came back the second time, and were unable to fix the problem. The landscaping professional only charged me $80. Beware of this company. They would be better suited to stick with their junk removal and cleanup. I definitely did not get what I paid for with this company.
R&C landscaping and clean-upR&C landscaping and clean-up
Thumbtack Customer
Want to say thank you to Sean and the rest of the guys at Empire Landscapes for the outstanding work they performed. They cleaned up the overgrown branches and shaped my lemon tree. They removed a few Lantanas that were damaged from frost and shaped other bushes. My lawn was also edged and mowed. My yard was very clean when I got home....looks great! It was great meeting Sean, he came through on everything we discussed. Very well priced and they complete the job when they say they will. Will definitely hire again and recommend to others.
Empire Landscapes and PoolsEmpire Landscapes and Pools
Thumbtack Customer
What a horrible job Shawn did! My HOA is up in arms. Over half of the landscaping was untreated for weeds. It looks like a jungle and Shawn will not do anything to fix it. He has his money and has written me off. I trusted him after my heart attack to be fair and responsible. Now I have to take money I do not have to hire someone else to complete the job correctly. What a joke...taking advantage of someone alone and sick. RUNAWAY from this guy cause he will take the money and run himself. SHAME ON HIM!!!
Trimming ArizonaTrimming Arizona
Ari C.
Roberto is incredible! I highly suggest him for any landscaping needs! He gave me quote to clean up my yard which was without a doubt fair and reasonable. He was able to squeeze me in just a few days later. The yard was a huge undertaking and he did not disappoint. He reset my irrigation and drip system. He cleaned up all debris and even went as far as removing dog waist and bringing my trash can in. He is a true class act and takes pride in his work! I will for sure continue to utilize him.
Bella's LandscapingBella's Landscaping
Thumbtack Customer
James, of HDK lawns, originally came out to quote me for turf. While turf was out of my budget, he suggested pavers as another option. His quote for pavers fit my budget and he was knowledgable and efficient throughout the entire project. There was one small thing I didn't like about the finished end of the patio when he was finished, but he promptly came out 2 days later and fixed it for me to make me 100% satisfied with the job. He's a great person to communicate with and I highly recommend him and his company for all of your landscaping needs.
HDK Landscape & DesignHDK Landscape & Design
Heidi S.
Juan and Alex came out the same day we messaged to provide a quote. That’s an incredible response time! The quote was lower than the 2 other landscaping companies who responded, and they were very friendly and punctual. They listened to our ideas, made suggestions, and were able to offer a quote within a few minutes. We scheduled a date, and they were good about contacting us with preliminary questions & concerns. Juan and Marcelo showed up not only on time, but early! They worked hard and did a great job! They were in and out in 1 day! (Small area in front yard) Thank you for doing such a great job! Our front yard looks 100% better! We’re ready to move our patio furniture out there now and enjoy a cool beverage.
A&A Masonry LLCA&A Masonry LLC
Brianna M.
Absolutely fantastic! I have been trying for weeks to get somebody to come look at our sprinkler and drip system. We had one company scheduled to give an estimate, they never showed, then rescheduled, then never showed to that either. Another company we got out for an estimate, then they never got back to us again to schedule. E&S responded to me within a day, I had my estimate scheduled immediately. They came out, gave me a quote and got me scheduled, and two days later were here bright and early working on my systems! Everyone I talked to was so friendly, they didn't try to upsell anything or talk me into work I didn't need, and the work was done quickly and accurately. I will absolutely be using them for any yard and landscaping services in the future!!
E&S Landscaping Services LLCE&S Landscaping Services LLC
Derek H.
I can't say enough about my experience with Mike and the above and beyond service he provided to my family as we transformed out backyard from dirt with a pool in the middle to an oasis that we will enjoy for years to come. The work that he did on our front yard has increased the curb appeal 10 fold. He is methodical, has great ideas, is happy to collaborate/brainstorm, and ALWAYS made sure the job was done right. I had an idea of what I was looking for out of the gate, communicated it to Mike and let his his artistic mind go to work. The product that he presented to us at the end of the job was perfect. Several of my neighbors have been so impressed with our transformation that they have hired him too! On top of being great at what he does Mike is also an incredibly nice person. I am so impressed with him and will never go anywhere else for landscaping in the future. Way to go Mike!
Lawn Dog Irrigation & LandscapingLawn Dog Irrigation & Landscaping
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