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Port Chester Landscapers

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

  • 58 years in business
  • 207 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew A.
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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.

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Ozzy rototilling
4.8
from 66 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Marcie A.
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I am extremely happy with Ozzy Rototilling's landscaping/hedge trimming work! I will definitely look them up again for future jobs. Highly recommended!

  • 10 years in business
  • 126 hires on Thumbtack
Kathy G.
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Joel arrived promptly and worked hard all day. He did a great job clearing brush, weeds and other debris from a yard that was neglected by the previous owner. We will hire him for other landscaping projects.

Plants Fashion Inc.
4.8
from 51 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 70 hires on Thumbtack
Erin B.
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Guillermo went above and beyond for us doing 13 planters on our terrace. He was quick to respond and great at accommodating our budget while still giving us some beautiful greenery for our office. Thank you!

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D Garcia Landscaping
4.9
from 36 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anthony G.
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Mr. Garcia has consistently provided reliable landscaping and snow removal service. He has turned what once was very overgrown into very attractive areas. I am very happy with his services. The quality of his work is excellent!

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  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
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Jean J.
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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.

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Cresce et Flore
5.0
from 28 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Christine D.
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We were very pleased with the gardening and landscaping that Elena did. She is very accomplished and knowledgeable. A pleasure to work with. Very hard working. She never stopped. Great gal.

Porcida Landscaping Design
4.1
from 35 reviews
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
Sumon M.
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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.

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Molina Landscaping
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Stacy N.
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Moises was on time with his quote and on time with his work. Very easy to deal with. Everything promised was completed including yard clean-up.

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Daniel Miller
5.0
from 19 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Elise P.
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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 23 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Rob G.
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JEMS Landscaping was a total pleasure to work with. The owner came when he said he was, gave me a quote , which was very reasonable, unlike another company on here who came and gave me a ridiculous quote, we then agreed on a date and time and they came when they promised. Very satisfied with their work, will definitely use them again

  • 10 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Estelle W.
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Great job on getting lawn ready for summer! Mulching looks great with deep borders and just hired to build cedar wall panels for privacy on patio! Easy to work with affordable and they love to please the customer! Really great crew

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  • 18 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Rachel S.
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Five stars!!! Dan did an amazing job on my lawn. He removed all the leaves and overgrown weeds surrounding my house and restored my beautiful stone path. For such a big lawn he finished in no time and was kind enough to offer even more of his services. I will definitely be hiring them again in the future not only for landscaping but for any new home improvement projects. Thanks dan!

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ACLANDCARE
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jerry K.
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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 13 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Josh P.
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I recently hired A&D to fix a major drainage issue in my backyard. During the quoting process they came out to my property multiple times and really did their homework and came up with a well thought out plan. They communicated with us on a regular basis and let us know what they were thinking. Once the project started and we started digging we had to modify that plan slightly as we discovered some peculiar aspects of our yard and pre-existing drainage system. They were very communicative throughout the entire process and we discussed every change order along the way and even a few times they stopped me from spending more money than I needed to. End of day the yard is now more level-- but more importantly dry. We were so happy with their team and work we are planning to use them for our general landscaping going forward. I would highly recommend using A&D for anything you need!

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Bella Landscaping
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Bijoy G.
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Awesome work by Tory. He himself comes over and work on your lawn. Give him your garden, he would lift it high in quality & beauty.

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  • 13 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Stephanie M.
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Sara took the time to find out my personal likes and then paired them with plants that would do well in our garden environment for a more personalize look

Kaplan Landscaping LLC
3.9
from 15 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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I hired Kaplan to remove a pile of leaves in front of my home and they did a great job. Communication was great and pricing was very fair. I would definitely recommend Kaplan for your Landscaping needs.

Martínez Gardening
4.6
from 7 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Gary G.
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I learned a lot about my garden and landscape because of Sue top notch!!!

Landscaping Landscaping
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Judy R.
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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.

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Tara S.
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Kevin and his crew were here when he said and did a great job even with the obsticles that were thrown on him! He did a very professional job pruning two large oak trees and removing two other large trees. Did an awesome job cleaning up and was easy to work with. Will definitely be using again and referring out to family, friends and clients!

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.

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.

Actual Requests

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Need a Landscaper for Planning and Design of a Backyard

Woodhaven, NY

  • Project type
    Plan / Design
  • Plant type
    I'm not sure / As recommended
  • Irrigation type
    I'm not sure
  • Details
    We just moved in and our backyard has a shoddy deck and a big slab of cracked concrete. We would like to make it safe and more user-friendly, but we are working on a limited budget so we are looking for creative and simple ways to improve it. Ideally, we would like to have the work done within the next few weeks so prompt appointments are preferred.

Need Landscaper

Newark, NJ

  • Landscaping type
    Greenery (grass, trees, shrubs), Special planting area or garden, Drainage system
  • Area(s) to be landscaped
    Front yard, Side yard(s)
  • Details
    Good Morning: I am looking to install some no maintenance landscaping ( such as mulch, stones, pavers, shrubs etc) in the front yard of my rental home. My approx sq footage is about 500. My budget is 600 dollars. Please get back to me as soon as possible. I'm looking to get this done in the next week or so before the warm weather starts. Thanks
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