Hempstead, NY1432 Landscapers near you

Where do you need the landscaper?

Answer a few questions

Tell us what you need so we can bring you the right pros.

Get quotes

Receive quotes from pros who meet your needs.

Hire the right pro

Compare quotes, message pros, and hire when ready.

Hempstead Landscapers

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

  • 58 years in business
  • 199 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew A.
Verified review

Grant's Cleaning and Maintenance cleared some landscaping from the front of our building we had moved out of. They were very quick to respond, and to act on the project. They were very professional and I'd definitely recommend them and work with them again.

Top Pro
GreenLeaf Landscape LLC
4.8
from 52 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mike T.
Verified review

Rocky and his landscaping team do a great job taking car of our property. He offers great work for a really really great price. Not only doeshe maintain our lawn but he offers other services as well. We definitely recommend Rocky and Greenleaf Landscaping!

Plants Fashion Inc.
4.8
from 51 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 70 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

I had never worked with a landscaper and was not sure what I needed or what to expect. Guillermo went way above and beyond my expectations and my garden is truly beautiful. We had clear communication and worked together to get the results I wanted. I would highly recommend him and work with him again.

Top Pro
MRT Lawn & Landscape Design
4.9
from 45 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 57 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thomas D.
Verified review

Needed to find a new team for my landscaping / yard maintenance. These guys did great work, property looks good, would recommend!

Top Pro
Rich's Top Notch
4.7
from 44 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 77 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Michael L.
Verified review

Rich called me immediately and met me around my schedule. He gave me a great price for cleanup, planted shrubs and mulch for my beds. It came out great!! I liked it so much that I contracted him to cut my lawn. My neighbors liked him too and he got 2 more jobs on my street. Great sense of humor too!

WideStone Outdoor Services
4.9
from 40 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
Eve S.
Verified review

I chose Wide Stone Outdoor Services because I was immediately impressed by the responses and large landscaped estate photographs that landscaper Javier Torres placed on Thumbtack. I have certainly not been disappointed. I was so glad to find that he was willing to do my much smaller job. The work he did on my 55+ Adult community property was outstanding. I live on a golf course and everyone who passed remarked on the night and day difference my beautiful corner property now displays. Javier was personable and so very accomplished: in one day, he has literally transformed my entire landscaping: He refreshed and removed limbs from my older( but still able to flower) lovely ornamental cherry tree, and so, enabled sunshine to penetrate to our front lawn area. There, he laid sod and placed a sprinkler on a timer. My poor cherry tree was suffocating, in what I thought was a simple ivy, however, it was nothing less than poison ivy, climbing high up on the trunk of the tree. Javier's staff removed the poison ivy, treated the area where it had been growing, leveled it, cleaned up the rock border, mulched, and added a lovely selection of autumn marigolds around the base of my tree. He trimmed my pachysandra back, laid the sod on the now sunny lawn near that area, cleaned up and refreshed the small stone areas in my slider balcony areas; added azaleas on the side garden, after cleaning up, leveling, mulching and landscaping the long side Russian sage and azalea garden under my Japanese cherry tree. In the back facing the golf course he removed weeds, cut back and enormous holy and cleaned out a plot that we can now use for our big outdoor grill. Javier also added underground drains to all our downspouts, which will dissipate the rainwater and keep squirrels and chipmunks out of the spouts. We plan to use Wide Stone again throughout the year, and I know that my neighbors, who asked for his information, will call upon him too. Be sure to get extra business cards from Javier at Wide Stone Outdoor Services, you'll need them.

Top Pro
D Garcia Landscaping
4.9
from 34 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Pedro M.
Verified review

Douglas and his team of 4 did a great job building our patio in a difficult spot of our backyard. Around our pool/deck area. He offered me ways to save money and even worked with my budget. He didn’t nickel and dime me and even bought me some material without charging. He gave suggestions about how to further improve the backyard landscaping even though I didn’t employ him for that reason. Thanks brother I will certainly use you again.

Top Pro
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jean J.
Verified review

You can tell Justin is just an awesome quality hardworking individual. He came by to look at my landscaping project and just had honest geniune feedback thinking of ways to get me what I wanted while saving me money. He came back and did the work without any fuss while providing additional feedback on what I could do better around my property. I appreciate Justin's hard working nature and would gladly recommend him to more people. He is true value.

Porcida Landscaping Design
4.1
from 35 reviews
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
Sumon M.
Verified review

If you hear from Porcida Landscaping Design, look no further. I've hired Paul to cut a tree in my backyard. He is absolutely fantastic. He's responsive, hard working, and did a great job. I'm extremely impressed, and will hire him again for my future needs.

CeeBee's Services
4.2
from 26 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
Thomas H.
Verified review

Contacting a landscaping company was very fast and easy. Couldn't be happier with the service provided.

Top Pro
Daniel Miller
5.0
from 18 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Elise P.
Verified review

I’m so so glad I found Daniel! I wanted to put up lighting in my backyard but hadn’t no idea how to accomplish it. Daniel was prompt, professional, and gave thoughtful advice about options to consider and the pros and cons based on design and how it might feel in the space. He then drew up a sketch to map it out and plan what we would need. He came back the very next day and the end result of his work was beyond anything I could have imagined. He even helped me do some last minute planting while there because I had some plants waiting to go in. His work is clean, precise and very professional and a great value. He’s also kind, friendly and clearly has the mind of an engineer + designer, a rare combo to find. I plan to hire him back in the spring to help me with landscaping. Highly recommend!

Jems Landscaping
4.0
from 22 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
Gloria C.
Verified review

Jems Landscaping did an amazing job. They weeded my flower beds thoroughly and spread mulch using wheelbarrows on a lawn this is on a hill. It was an extremely hot day and the three men worked until the job was done. I am very pleased with the work they did and would highly recommend them.

Top Pro
  • 3 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Suzanne A.
Verified review

I highly recommend Marin Landscaping. Rogoberto is not only a hard worker but also homorable.

Top Pro
ACLANDCARE
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jerry K.
Verified review

As part of the name states--LANDCARE and Anthony certainly took pride in his work as well as I did, in the finished product that he produced for my backyard. His customer service in informing me of the work schedule was outstanding. My wife and I are very pleased with his work and work ethic that I highly recommend you consider this firm for your gardening needs. I have told Anthony that I will be switching to his company for my landscaping needs next season. I am currently under contract with another landscaper and it would not be right that I cancel. I told Anthony the situation and he agreed. Next year I am definitely going to sign on with ACLandCare. The above is my experience with ACLandCare as of July 21, 2018, and I hope my experience helps some other homeowner who wants quality and dependability. Jerry Kearney Massapequa Park, NY

A&D Service Group LLC
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Kevin N.
Verified review

Anthony was very responsive to my requests . Ultimately I did not use his services / put the project on hold. I would seek out this company again for landscaping needs though, they made a good first impression.

Kromm bros landscaping
4.3
from 12 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Annette V.
Verified review

Our old landscaper kept blowing us off amd our grass was almost two feet tall. Kromm Bros replied right away to our request and took care of everything, even pulling the weeds from the sidewalk. Fast, courteous, and professional. So happy to find a new company that cares.

LESJACK LANDSCAPES LLC
4.9
from 8 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Richard S.
Verified review

Damon responded quickly, gave a reasonable quote and arrived promptly. He is friendly and opened our irrigation system efficiently and quickly. He has also quoted on doing additional landscaping work on the terrace and we are moving forward. We highly recommend Damon and Lesjack Landscapes

Martínez Gardening
4.7
from 6 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Gary G.
Verified review

I learned a lot about my garden and landscape because of Sue top notch!!!

Greenwood Robinson
4.1
from 7 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
John K.
Verified review

Greenwood Robinson did the plantings on my rooftop deck. Job included the selection and installation of planters, plants, and an automatic irrigration system. I'm very pleased with the outcome of the project. I found Sam Robinson easy to work with and responsive to my suggestions and callback.

Escobar Landscaping
4.2
from 5 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Felicia R.
Verified review

Noé is by far the best landscaper I have hired. He is extremely professional and detailed with his work. My front and back yard has never looked better.

Landscaping Landscaping
4.2
from 5 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Judy R.
Verified review

John has not started the job yet but I think I am going to be happy with his work. He was professional and attentive to what I needed.

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.

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.

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.

Actual Requests

See other requests for landscapers in Hempstead

Need Stump Grinding and Removal Services

Paterson, NJ

  • Number of stumps needing removal
  • What to do with wood chips
    Leave as is
  • Property type
    Home
  • Details
    The stump has roots going to the sides of it. I started removing the dirt around the stump and roots.
Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.