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Malden Outdoor Landscapers

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Renew Home
4.8
from 141 reviews
  • 188 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Heather M.
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These guys responded quickly, provided a competitive estimate, and then followed through in a timely manner with great execution. And the entire hiring process from posting to completion took less than three days. We are extremely satisfied with our landscaping and will definitely be using them again for other work in the future. Highly recommend!

  • 12 years in business
  • 151 hires on Thumbtack
Ashleigh N.
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Very responsive and good quality of work! Very happy with our decision to hire them for landscaping services going forward.

  • 18 years in business
  • 116 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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AC landscaping offers fair prices and is willing to listen to the home owners needs. The company is prompt to reply, punctual and offers a variety of landscaping services. A great company overall. You will not be disappointed.

Nature Bound Landscaping
4.6
from 85 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 138 hires on Thumbtack
Katie D.
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Amazing service, great prices, beautiful work. What a wonderful company. We will always use them for any landscaping needs!

  • 7 years in business
  • 141 hires on Thumbtack
John C.
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I hired Obed Matul of GMP Landscaping to install my patio -- about 17 feet by 30 feet. Obed is the owner. He has a crew of about two to three people. His pricing is generally comparable to others -- perhaps just a bit lower than others. His crew is very dedicated and hard working. To be successful with Obed, make sure you have him signed the contract and label your tools so there is no mix up at the end of the project. Even though I had a design plan and had Obed signed it, he still wanted to change contract in a middle of project. But generally speaking, I'm pleased with Obed and his crew. At end of project we gave his crew extra tips as we feel they deserved it for hard work.

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P.M.J. Landscaping
4.8
from 78 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 88 hires on Thumbtack
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Megan D.
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I will continue to use PMJ for all my landscaping needs. Pete was super responsive and takes a tremendous amount of pride in his work. He will not leave a job until you are completely satisfied. Highly recommended!

99 Handy
4.6
from 76 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 104 hires on Thumbtack
Theresa D.
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99 Handy, returned my call promptly. The gentleman was very polite, understanding on what I needed done, insured and discussed in detail the job(s) I needed help with. When 99 Handy arrived (within a day or so) Paul was very knowledgeable, and got the job done in a timely manner. I hired him to do other jobs I have been putting off, (such as replacing an outdoor shower, a new front door handle, etc. I would highly recommend 99Handy, if you don't want to get ripped off and want the best skilled company out there. Don't wait, Call 99 Handy, Great work guys. I'll be calling you again soon.

  • 15 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
Nikki Z.
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Great fast tree removal service. I made arrangements with Rony and he was very nice. I will need more work done in my backyard so I will be doing business again soon!

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  • 44 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
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Jennifer C.
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Mark, the owner from, MSF Landscapes was great. He gave us a reasonable estimate and we hired him. He exceeded our expectations. They installed a beautiful outdoor patio and kitchen as well as an irrigation system. It was a great example of under promising and over delivering. In fact, we will be using his company to install outdoor lighting and large trees in the fall. I would highly recommend this company.

Hernandez Landscaping
4.6
from 34 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Janet G.
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I am so grateful to have found Herandez Landscaping. They did an excellent job. Three workers got the lawn done in a short time (even though it was first cutting of the season and starting to rain). Looking forward to working with them every week this spring and summer.

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Bela Vista, Inc.
5.0
from 27 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
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Mike F.
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Bela Vista Landscaping was amazing, from first contact to when they completed the job. The customer service at Bela Vista is what every company should strive for - fast, helpful and responsive. Due to unforseen circumstances, Raphael has to work alone at my house and spent 6+ hours cleaning mulch beds and installing new mulch. He worked extremely hard and efficiently and very professional. I'll definitely be using Bela Vista again for more landscaping work.

  • 11 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
J. L.
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New Beginnings is an excellent all-around landscaping service provider. My lawn was in extremely bad shape--overgrown grass and weeds and old leaves--and when I arrived home after hiring New Beginnings to beautify my front and back yards, I was amazed by how beautiful everything looked. It looked better than I could have imagined. I can't stop looking at my lawn and appreciating their fantastic work. I am 100% pleased with the work Neptali and his crew did. They went above and beyond! They are all wonderful, professional, and experts at what they do. The price was great, too. I recommend them to everyone for any landscaping job. You will be pleased, too!

  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Bob P.
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We are absolutely delighted with the law cuts we are getting from JDP Landscaping Service. Apparently they picked up a new machine this spring. It is one of those where the operator rides above the cutting deck and uses left hand and right hand levers to steer the mower quickly in tight circles, three point turns. The result is a smooth, flat cut of the grass around our curved walks and flower beds. The also do a great job of removing grass trimmings off of our driveway and the flower beds. They always show up when they say they are going to be there and do a great job. We recommend them highly

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Mendez irrigation corp
4.8
from 25 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
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Glenys R.
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We would recommend Mendez Irrigation without hesitation. We originally hired Juan to put in a stone patio, which required him to remove several large flowering shrubs. As requested, Juan and his men removed and bagged them in such a way that my daughter replanted them in her yard and is able to enjoy them. Then last minute we asked him if could do some landscaping around the yard. He placed a brick border in the front and side of our home, along with flowers, mulch and trimmed the shrubs. All this completed in approx. 2 days. Also we were very pleased the way he cleaned up before he left. The yard was hosed down, and swept up. Overall we are very pleased with the results and would hire him for future projects.

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Mass Lawn Pros
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
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Rosie D.
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Alex did a wonderful job on my spring clean-up. I will be using him for my lawn service this year.

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Joseph F. Tremper
4.9
from 21 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
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Francis M.
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I live outside Brookline Village and finding a good reliable landscaper can be tough but that wasn't the case with "JT Landscaping". I spoke with Joe and right away we set up next day service and he agreed to do my lawn Weekly. He was kind and very polite. I highly recommend this company. -FP

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lawn sprinklers irrigation
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
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Dolores S.
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Freddie arrived on time and ready to get the job done! He repaired multiple lawn irrigation heads, a cracked outdoor pipe and got my system up and running. He set the system to run at a scheduled time that was right for me. Fast, efficient and hard worker who charged me a fair and reasonable price for the work done.

J.A. SOLUTIONS
4.9
from 15 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Jacquelyn K.
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We are so happy that we found J.A. Solutions. We hired J.A. for lawn maintenance and could not be happier with the results. They also did some landscaping design and relocation that really helped elevate the appearance of our property. We are so pleased to have found such a knowledgeable, responsive, and hardworking team and would definitely recommend them to family, friends, and neighbors.

DP Landscape
4.6
from 11 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Jeanne C.
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Outstanding! DP Landscaping showed up at our agreed upon time to review our project needs. Dave had all his equipment and was ready to begin the job immediately. He did all that we asked and a bit more, for a more than reasonable price! He was polite, professional and easy to work with! I've already recommended him to a few friends.

medford lawn services
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Laura G.
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Extremely pleased with Medford Lawn Services. We had shrubs that needed a good pruning after a long time with no attention and needed a good mowing,weeding and edging. Allan came out the next day after I contacted him and was very knowledgeable and fair with his pricing for the job. He also managed to schedule me within 3 days and we are very pleased with the results. We will be calling Medford Lawn Service back for sure! Here are a few before and after pictures

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  • 28 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
MJ M.
Verified review

Darren responded right away and came out the next day to look over the job needed. We had shrubs that had grown way out of control! After talking with him we found extra areas of our yard that he could help with. His manner was professional, the value was great, and he did it all within a week. We are keeping his card for any future jobs!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts 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.

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 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 much does it cost to have your lawn mowed?

Regular lawn maintenance can do wonders for your home’s curb appeal. Professional lawn care prices will vary based on the regional cost to do business and regional cost of labor, the size of your lawn, and any additional services you may desire such as edging or mulching. The national average for lawn mowing costs is $30-$50. Pros may charge an hourly rate, a flat rate or by the square foot (an acre contains 43,560 square feet). Square footage rates factor in the professional’s time, the use of their equipment, and the gas to operate the mower. Distance may also affect cost: If you live outside the company’s standard service range, you may pay an additional travel fee. Here are some examples of average prices for mowing and lawn maintenance:

  • Up to 8,000-square-foot property: $30 per week/$120 per month.
    • Bimonthly: $40 per service/$80 per month.
    • One time only: $45 per service.
      • Prices include 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.
  • Hourly rate: $25 per hour (including travel, equipment costs and labor).
  • Lot size:
    • Smaller lots in subdivisions: $35.
    • Half-acre lot: $50.
    • One-acre lot: $100.
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