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Browse these landscaping companies with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Lexington.

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  • 28 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Titus T.
Verified review

Paul did exactly what I ask him to do. Cleaned up the yard very well. He was very friendly and finished on time. I would recommend him if you need landscaping or tree services done.

Leisure Lawn and Landscaping
4.7
from 12 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
Jackie S.
Verified review

Fantastic group! Came and mowed the same day. Very professional, reasonable rates, and my lawn looks the best it's ever looked. Aaron knows his business, and I won't deal with anyone else, period. Give Leisure Lawn & Landscaping a call, you won't regret it.

SShannon
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Lynn M.
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Sherri and an assistant worked on my deck and did excellent work. She is punctual, professional, and capable. I couldn't be happier with the work she performed on my home. I highly recommend Sherri.

Josh's Lawncare
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Katie U.
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Josh has done a great job taking care of our lawn for us. We arranged a schedule for when he comes over to mow, and he takes care of other lawn and tree maintenance as it arises. Very reliable and professional!

Diego’s landscaping
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Dan K.
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Diego and his team were great! Fast, quality work and left our lawn looking like new for a reasonable price. Will definitely do business with him again. Thanks!

  • 10 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Katherine M.
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Patrick has been great. We moved into a new home and the yard needed some TLC. We hired Patrick to reset a retaining wall and some patio brick as well as place French drains. As we got into the project we added on leveling of the yard and a coat of sod. This young professional is above his years and is a great commutator. Hope to use again.

D & K Landscaping
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Robyn J.
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Fantastic job by D & K Landscaping!

Dodson Landscaping
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Truman H.
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He did a very good job at a very fair price. Communicates well.

Glenn's Green Landscaping
5.0
from 1 review
  • 4 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Heather P.
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My mower broke, was desperate for service. Now my yard looks great and my neighbors are also happy!

Debbie S.
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They did a great job on my tree. I will use them again. Very satisfied.

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Family owned and operated business grown out of experience and enjoying outdoors

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We do cleaning service on the rise but doesn't stop at cleaning. We do painting and small carpentry jobs as well as landscaping and light mowing.

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We design, mow, trim, edge, plant, haul away and brush walls. We offer quality and reliable work. We treat your yard as if it was ours.

  • 12 years in business
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Our work stands out from the competition because of our attention to detail and speed at which we complete our jobs. We give everyone the same professional commitment large or small.

  • 16 years in business
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I do good and honest work. I'm also reasonable on my prices, and I'm willing to do anything. Thank you for your interest. Please do not hesitate to contact me for more details.

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We at Keesee Excavating and Landscaping LLC enjoy working with a variety of types and sizes of projects. Since not every project is the same we come in with fresh minds to complete your project the best ways possible.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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We mow, trim, mulch, and do all kinds of landscaping works. We offer free estimates and can send you references by request.

  • 12 years in business
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Landscapers Paradise is owned and operated by Greg Spivey. Greg has been working in the landscaping and nursery business for over 35 years. Our objective is to provide people with a great experience through customer service, quality, and a large selection of planting material .

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I provide extremely affordable services for your yard with low and minimum prices depending on the job requested. The following are the lawn care services we include, but not limited to: * Mowing * Trimming * Edging * Mulching * Weed eating * Sod removal * Snow removal * Planting of any and all trees, shrubs, and flowers

About

We are a Minority Woman-owned Landscape Maintenance Business that has experience in All of your Property Maintenance needs. We provide all services in and around Central Kentucky. We are fully Insured and back our work 100%. No job too big or too small.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What's the best way to maintain your lawn?

Keeping a lawn lush and green requires consistent mowing, weeding, watering, fertilizing and more. If your lawn is particularly large, it may make sense to hire a full-service lawn care provider. Whether you take a DIY approach or bring in the experts, maintaining your lawn requires a range of tasks.

Plan to mow the lawn often, allowing it stay longer than may seem convenient — longer grass is healthier grass. The general rule is to cut off no more than a third of the grass blade. This helps prevent damage to the lawn as well as keeping weeds from taking root. It’s also important to remove any weeds, then prevent new ones from growing. In spring, consider spraying a pre-emergent herbicide on your lawn to prevent crabgrass and other types of weeds from sprouting from seed. During other seasons, broadleaf weeds like dandelions can be pulled by hand or sprayed with weed killers. The best time to water your lawn is early in the morning, allowing the sun to help dry the grass. Make sure to thoroughly soak the lawn so that the water penetrates several inches into the ground.

Lawn care also requires feeding; look for a mixture of fast- and slow-release fertilizers that include nitrogen. Some lawns also benefit from aeration, which creates small holes to let air, water and nutrients penetrate the grass roots. Although most homeowners can manage these tasks on their own, a full-service lawn care company can handle them on a regular schedule, taking the guesswork out of maintaining a beautiful lawn.

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.

How do you look after your lawn?

Having a beautiful lawn doesn’t just happen by magic. A multi-pronged approach to lawn care will result in a healthy lawn that will have your neighbors green with envy. The national average price for multi-service lawn care ranges from $40 to $50. Whether you tackle the project yourself or hire a lawn care professional, looking after your lawn requires consistent work. A baseline of lawn care is keeping your grass mowed and your irrigation system working properly. Fertilizing plants and grasses, as well as trimming and pruning foliage, may promote the health of your plants and lawn. Many lawn care pros offer different packages with varying monthly fees depending on your lawn size and the services you desire. Here are a few examples of average lawn care prices:

  • 1,000- to 2,500-square-foot lawn: $60-$90 per month
  • 5,000-square-foot lawn or larger: $110-$150 per month.
    • Includes lawn maintenance, cleanups and irrigation repairs. The company trims shrubs, pulls weeds, blows out yard waste, fertilizes and does minor irrigation repairs.
  • Up to 8,000-square-foot property: $30 per week/$120 per month.
  • 8,001- to 15,000-square-foot property: $35 per week/$140 per month.
  • 15,001- to 20,000-square-foot property: $40 per week/$160 per month.
    • Includes mowing all turf grass areas; trimming grass away from fences, structures, trees, and lawn edges; and clearing or blowing all grass trimmings from driveways, sidewalks, curbs, etc.

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.

How much does it cost to have landscaping done?

Professional landscaping can help reinvent your outdoor space, boost your curb appeal and get a major return on investment with. Landscaping can encompass anything from adding new plants, trees and shrubs, to leveling the ground and laying sod for a lawn, to building in hardscaping such as sidewalks, water features or retaining walls. The national average landscaping price is $10,160. Landscaping prices can be far lower (with hourly rates ranging from $50 to $150) if you’re only seeking professional help with softscaping or seeking consultation on landscape design. Softscaping means adding or changing horticultural elements, such as planting a garden or adding a hedge. Hardscaping is where costs can really start to rise. Hardscaping requires labor and heavy equipment to excavate the earth; you may need to pour concrete, or you may need a pro who can transport and place gravel and other inorganic elements. Your total landscaping cost will vary based on the amount of work you want done, how much labor is required, and the cost of the materials you are using. A good rule of thumb for a major landscaping project, according to the American Society of Landscape Architects, is to budget 5 percent to 10 percent of the value of your home.

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Need a Lawn Care Expert for Some Lawn Maintenance Jobs

Louisville, KY

  • Lawncare type
    Mowing, Trimming and edging, De-weeding & weed prevention, Insect control
  • Estimated lawn size
    Small (less than 1,000 sq ft)
  • Frequency
    Every other week
  • $30
    Average price

Need a Lawncare Professional

Lexington, KY

  • Lawncare type
    Mowing, Trimming and edging, De-weeding & weed prevention, Mulching
  • Estimated lawn size
    Medium (1,000-5,000 sq ft)
  • Frequency
    One time
  • Details
    The yard has had very minimal care for several years. Lots of weeds.

Need Debris Removal Services

Cincinnati, OH

  • Lawncare type
    Leaf raking / cleanup
  • Estimated lawn size
    Small (less than 1,000 sq ft)
  • Frequency
    One time
  • Details
    Just need to remove some debris in the back yard
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