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Concord Backyard Designers

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  • 6 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
Nicole M.
Verified review

Wonderful experience. Needed a shed bulldozed and a deck built. Completed both within a week. Very reasonably priced and invoice was easy to understand. Also has great ideas about design - helped choose sunlamps for the deck and they match perfectly!

Carolina Futurescapes, LLC
4.7
from 75 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 130 hires on Thumbtack
Christy C.
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I wanted to start by saying The Work exceeded my expectations. We had an area in our backyard that was overgrown and needed to be cleared out. We also had some bushes that needed to be planted and a tree that needed to be moved. They cleared it out and did a wonderful job! I would refer them to anyone and use them again!

Garcia's landscaping INC
4.0
from 84 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 109 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

Brayan and his crew are very professional, friendly and timely. They did an excellent job explaining the details of the job. He worked within my budget to make the service affordable for me. Brayan was hired to lay down new sod and will also be hired to treat the backyard and maintain the front. Brayan followed up with me a few times to make sure I was happy and to see if I had any questions. Will definitely keep Garcia's Landscaping service as my new lawn care guys.

360 Divisions
4.7
from 60 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 95 hires on Thumbtack
Carl T.
Verified review

I was very happy with my Zoysia install. A very friendly professional company that took time before and during the install to explain things to me. Did a great job leveling and grading my backyard and was very particular in making sure the yard was graded properly. After prepping my yard the day before they were back bright and early ready for the sod delivery and install. They returned a couple days later to make sure my yard was rolled properly. I would definitely recommend 360 Lawn Care!!!

Gibraltar Homes & Remodeling
4.6
from 57 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

Bruce did a great job adding additional framing and flooring to our attic area over the garage. Fair pricing, was responsive and professional. Would use him again should we have a need.

Gillespie Landscape
4.5
from 52 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 57 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew A.
Verified review

Gene did a great job installing a french drain in my backyard. Will definitely work with him in the future!

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4:13 Inc.
4.9
from 39 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 74 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Steve K.
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I really cannot say enough good things about these guys. In a word they were terrific! We needed a railing down to a garden path, which though at first glance a pretty simple project turned out to require some effective thinking and designing. They listened patiently and worked with us over several weeks to get it right from design to completion. And they persisted to make us happy. Turned out great. Outstanding and rare to see these days. Thanks Jack and Daniel!

Advance Property Solutions
4.5
from 42 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 91 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

Great lawn care service! My yard is very hilly with a steep hill in the backyard...way more than I wanted to tackle. They made my lawn look great at a very affordable price. Thanks guys! I'm so happy to have found you on Thumbtack.

Robert Hobbs Landscaping
4.8
from 37 reviews
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
Liz V.
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He really did a great job and was able to do the work soon after quoting. Rob was friendly, knowledgeable, and communicated very well. The only reason I gave a 4/5 is the price. First let me say that my backyard was a mess. I have poison ivy, vines, overgrown trees and much more. However, it’s only a small portion of my back yard and I was quoted $775. That’s about $90/hour for the amount of time he was there. I’m by no means trying to discourage anyone from using Rob, he did a great job, but $90/hour may be quite steep for lawn work....that’s almost 3 times what I make with an engineering degree. In the end he knocked off $200 because I said I would do bagging up of the sticks and leaves. It only took me 1.5 hours to do...It doesn’t make sense to pay someone $100/hr to gather up sticks and put them on the curb.

  • 3 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
Paul W.
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Chris removed two large downed trees from my backyard. Chris did an excellent job and I would work with him again in the future.

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Accent Landscape Lighting
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
David M.
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It is rare these days to find a contractor with so much passion and professionalism. We hired Steve to do landscape lighting for our front of house and the entire backyard around our pool, etc. From the first meeting, I knew we had found a gem. He came up with a fantastic design for our yard and house, helped us save money on the product and worked tirelessly until it was perfect. His work ethic is second to none and he takes amazing pride in his work. He spent three times the amount of time on our project than I expected because he was so detail oriented and wouldn't let himself settle for anything but perfection. He even re worked the system a couple of times because it wasn't up to his extremely high standards. He is honest, ethical, professional and a really nice guy. I highly recommend Accent Landscape Lighting to anyone who wants their yard to look amazing at a great value. Best contractor I have worked with in a long time! We are really enjoying the new outdoor space he helped us create! Call me for more details David Medlock 704-619-7773

Anu Landscaping and design
4.7
from 21 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
John A.
Verified review

If you require a landscaper/horticultural knowledgeable person – Spencer Gordon with his Anu Landscaping Design are fantastic – I highly recommend his services. With his understanding of plants, shrubs and trees Spencer has the ability to suggest re-design and do maintenance turning any yard into an area of beauty. My experience has been very positive – we are going about changes methodically with on-going maintenance. Gordon has replaced many of the shrubs around my home – he designed and installed a decorative drainage system that solved a major water problem in my yard. I would not hesitate giving Spencer any outdoor project including irrigation and landscape lighting– let him come up with ideas ……….

Dreamscene Lawncare
4.8
from 19 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Roosevelt E.
Verified review

Hi my name is Roosevelt, I had Dreamscene Lawn service lay Pavers over my entire backyard. Mr. Aldo and his crew was very respectable and respectful, they wre very knowledgeable in what i wanted. they were easy to work with and did an outstanding job. I plan on having DSLS to continue to do all my landscaping projects. My wife and i are 100 percent satisfied. I will use their services again and again. Great job Thanks!

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Krypteia landscape design
4.9
from 16 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Paul O.
Verified review

Krypteia Landscape Design did a wonderful job making my landscape look beautiful very happy with the quality and price.

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Pro Cut Lawn and Landscape
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Vicki P.
Verified review

Pro Cut provided a grass pathway through our new backyard. It is perfect; the edges are crisp and the seams in the sod are invisible. Pro Cut was timely, professional, neat, courteous and very competitively priced. I would not hesitate to recommend them or use them again.

Nu-OakLeaf Designs LLC,
4.8
from 8 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Quentin H.
Verified review

We had work done with Nu-Oakleaf Designs and we were very pleased. We spoke with Ron initially and he made the process painless and enjoyable. Ron was very professional and everything was completed in a timely manner. Will definitely work with this company again.

MAC Landscape
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Kathy F.
Verified review

Kyle was great! Extremely knowledgeable, helpful & cost conscious. I look forward to working with him & his team again on my backyard projects!

L.A. Designs
4.3
from 7 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Gerri B.
Verified review

Working with LA Design has been a wonderful experience. My yard was extremely neglected when I moved in and the landscaping and design that they did is absolutely gorgeous . My neighbors are constantly complementing me on how beautiful my front and backyard landscaping looks. They are also excellent at power washing and they also put in a French drain around the perimeter of my house averting the water from coming in my basement . The drain system they put in totally got rid of the rain water coming into my basement. I plan on using LA Design again and again!!

P&R management Group
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 4 years in business
Kaustubh D.
Verified review

Very pleased with the outcome of the hardscape design. Most importantly flexibility to adjust to changes I wanted while in the middle of the project. I would recommend them to everyone. They’re also installing a fence.

Mitchco Contractors, Inc.
5.0
from 1 review
  • 21 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Sarah K.
Verified review

We hired Mitcho Contractors to help us with refinishing a wood floor and replacing a linoleum floor. He provided us with people who were very experienced. However, before we had the work done my sister and I realized that the floors we had in the 70 year old house were okay after we had them properly cleaned and did not need to have the wooden floors refinished or the other floor replaced. We would recommend Mitchco for others in need of assistance doing work they need done and we will feel good about calling him again ourselves if we need work done. Very professional. I liked his knowledge of how to get the job done and done well.

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    As one of the Southeast's leading architectural designers, I believe strongly in the collaborative relationship between the client and the designer. My function as a design professional is to create, suggest and gently guide my client through the process. I take every aspect of my clients' lifestyles and individual tastes into consideration when working on their projects. My goal is to have a client who loves their surroundings and who regards my involvement as essential.

    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.

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