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Opelousas Landscapers

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  • 4 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Vickie P.
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Tony and his son were very knowledgeable and easy going. They are both very kind and extremely helpful in getting my trees cut and stump ground. I will have them back to help with hedge removal and some landscaping.

Scelfo’s Green Scapes
from 11 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Kimberly Kay T.
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Landscaping and lawn maintenance services are both exceptional. Landscaping: beautiful work, will work with you to design what you want then and he creates that vision. Always received compliments on my landscaping and many neighbors used greenscapes after me, we all recommend him. Lawn maintenance: consistent, clean lines, dependable, trust worthy, neat, and very professional. Highly recommend, exceeds expectations!!

  • 2 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew T.
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Peter is a very pleasant individual to work with. He is understanding, accommodating and does superior work. I would recommend him for any of your home renovation needs.

  • 1 year in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Manuel R.
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Did a really good job, and was very responsive.


Earth Doctor provides complete landscaping solutions for residential and commercial properties in the Lafayette, LA area. Contact us for an estimate on design, construction and maintenance.


Lawn care services, landscape services, tree trimming and any yard work can be done. I've been in business for 7 years, and I have over 20 years of experience.


Earth Doctor has your landscape prescription. We specialize in residential and commercial landscaping design, construction and maintenance in the Lafayette, LA area. We are landscapers.


Here, at Perfect world lawn care and landscaping. We make sure every thing is perfect.

  • 10 years in business

Our services include: * Maintain landscaping * Installation of new landscape * Some minor tree trimming * General yard up keep * Pressure washing * House cleaning


My work is always what I put my pride in. I always make sure my customers are happy.


Our goal is to inspire homeowners to love the garden life as we do. We hope to bring inspiration to every home with a professional job well done.


My work stands out because. I do my work professionally and my guys follow my lead I love to work out of profession and that's just what I am doin and my crew is #1in everything we do you want the job done call or contact me


I provide a friendly and courteous Southern service for all of your summer's lawn maintenance and care. Also, pressure washing is available. I'm new to the Vermilion Parish area but my roots are from here. I have over 10 years of experience cutting and maintaining lawns as well as doing flower bed jobs. I offer a professional service and quality care in doing your home's lawn. Please pick up the phone, and give me a call. I'm always a cut above the rest.


We like doing the things you don't have time for or don't want to do. We work on courtesy, manners and friendship the Southern Rootz way.


Services offered: Lawn care, landscaping, new construction cleanup and remodel cleanup, year-round yard cleanup, storm cleanup, flower bed clean out, and leaf removal. If you want on-time, reliable service, contact us! We have been in business for about ten years, and we continue to grow.

  • 8 years in business

We specialize in alternative urban landscapes which are beautiful and functional. We follow rigorous methods and use a plant palette that includes only edible, native, or wildlife-attracting plants. These landscapes produce food, that is bio-diverse, and provide ecological benefits to the urban ecosystem such as creation of beneficial habitat for native species, promote storm water infiltration, and prevent soil loss. We have sustainable garden center, heirloom vegetable plants, herbs, fruit trees, mulch and fertilizer. We also do demo garden to teach you how we do it. We have seeds, growing supplies, and eco-pest control products.

  • 8 years in business

We paint, do simple carpentry, floors, fences and decks, roofing, lay brick and natural stone. I also do landscaping and now lawns, I'm a single father going to college for Business Management and Leadership through Ashford University Online, and a proud member of Our Saviors Church in Eunice Louisiana.

  • 3 years in business

We are a full-service, eco-friendly landscaping company that brings years of maintenance experience to all residential and commercial landscaping and gardening jobs. I believe in 100% satisfaction, and I make sure that the job is done thoroughly to the customer's expectations and needs, each and every single job we perform.


Fast, efficient and concerned about customer satisfaction.

  • 13 years in business

We are a handyman business. We do landscaping, small remolding jobs, small concrete jobs, planting flower for landscaping, small patios, etc.


Family landscape is a company where everyone is family. We specialize in lawn care and cleaning. We offer a wide variety of service. Give your family a try of our services.

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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