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Reading Landscapers

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

  • 140 hires on Thumbtack
Corey N.
Verified review

Mike did a great job on some landscaping projects. While it took some time to complete (he's a one-man show), the work was done professionally. Mike was always friendly and honest.

THE LAWNSCAPER, LLC
4.9
from 57 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 86 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer B.
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Wonderful job! Landscaping was perfect. Thank you!

Couture Grounds
4.9
from 56 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 68 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle D.
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I hired Couture Property Maintenance under a rushed necessity to help us by doing our weeding in many huge established beds prior to big graduation party. Anthony and a crew of 2 came out and finished the job well. We are very happy with the end result! Anthony also kept me well informed to when he and his crew would be out to our home. I would highly recommend this company for your landscaping needs.

Work of Art Services LLC
4.4
from 58 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 83 hires on Thumbtack
Heidi S.
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Friendly immediately liked contractor! Wonderful fair price! Trustworthy! Felt confident in the team bc they came, and as scheduled. Meticulous in clean up. One of the best contractor experiences i’ve ever had. Give this landscaping company a call. You will get service ASAP and well taken care of your needs.

John's Tree Plus
4.8
from 50 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 78 hires on Thumbtack
Sera K.
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So pleased we hired John. If you need a contractor that will *listen* to what you need then he’s your guy. His superior expertise in landscaping was crucial since our frustration with overgrowth of inappropriately located plants that came with our property led us to give them the directions of “We hate it. fix it.” John is honest, straightforward and ridiculously hard-working. Wouldn’t hesitate to have him come out over and over...

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Anfuso Family Tree Care
5.0
from 43 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jared B.
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Chris and his team were awesome! - From the fast estimate to the end of the project, Chris and his guys showed up on time, worked hard in the 95* weather, focused on getting the job done right and ultimately finished on time with excellent results. - Chris took all the measures to educate me on fence and landscaping care to prolong the work that he and his team did. He was happy to share his knowledge with me. He also took all the steps in pricing things out properly and finding the best products for the best price. His pricing was extremely fair and beat out all the other estimates I got. Support small business. Anfuso Family Tree Care is a great business providing great service! - 100% will use again!

  • 3 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
Dan B.
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Eric has worked for me for 8 + years. He has extensive landscaping experience and knowledge of how to get the job done. Hiring Eric will only help him gain even more experience, landscaping and as a new entrepreneur.

Blooms lawn service
4.7
from 44 reviews
  • 68 hires on Thumbtack
Enid L.
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The owner came sunday morning to give us a quote. He noticed we really needed our lawn done since our last landscaper told us last minute that he will not be doing landscaping anymore. The owner came back Sunday afternoon on his day off and took care of our lawn which it's a big property! Great customer service!!!! Very professional!!!! Work quality was awesome!!!! Bloom lawnservice will definitely service our lawn!

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Solis Landscape
4.9
from 38 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Diana S.
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Cesar and his dad did a beautiful job trimming and reshaping all our bushes and shrubs. My landscaping looks gorgeous!

  • 18 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Yvette M.
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The team did a great job on my lawn. I will continue working with them.

  • 6 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
Jamie R.
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Mike and his crew are respectful to my property and turned my lawn from looking dormant and shaggy to plush and green. I would highly recommend them them to anyone who is looking for quality lawn care. In the future when I am really to do more landscaping, Mike is the only one I will trust to do it for me. Great business owner who cares about his customers and the service her provides.

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Falco Landscaping LLC
4.9
from 27 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Joanne D.
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Falco Landscaping has been cutting my lawn for over two years. They are reliable, professional and friendly. Couldn't be happier with their service.

Barron Landscaping
4.7
from 24 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
John M.
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Trevor showed up on time and did a great job. That's all I can ask for. Will be reaching out to this company again for future landscaping needs

Scott’s property services
4.4
from 18 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Kelly W.
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Very happy with Scott's landscaping job. He was easy to work with, flexible, and fair with price. Would definitely hire again and recommend.

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JN's Home Remodeling
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Richard B.
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Jason did a mulching/landscaping job for me. He was prompt, friendly, discussed my expectations, and did a great job! His pricing was fair and completed the job promptly.

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  • 10 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ingrid C.
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RIO Landscaping is absolutely amazing! The quality of their work is unbeliavable, especially when you get such of a fair rate. I came home at the end of the day to surprisely find an outstanding job done on my front and back yard. For that reason, I highly recommend the crew from RIO Landscaping!

Swann Landscaping
4.3
from 10 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara C.
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I hired Bloom Landscaping to clean the gutters at my 91 year old fathers house. Not only did Gary Swann give me a very reasonable quote, he and his partner Cody did a great job! They kept in constant communication with me, arrived on time and performed the job in a timely manner. I will definitely use Thumbtack again and Bloom Landscaping has earned any follow up landscaping/home jobs from me and my Dad!

All In 1 Landscaping
4.9
from 8 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Cindy S.
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They were knowledgeable and very accommodating! Will definitely hire them again!

  • 5 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Sandra N.
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Quote was terrific, work very professional

Weaver Landscape Services
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Sonal C.
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Weaver landscaping did an excellent job at my home. They got me on the schedule as soon as I needed the help. I appreciate the responsiveness, flexibility when I needed some other things done, and the hard work that was put in. Your crew was awesome! Thanks, I’ll be using you guys again!

McWalters Landscaping
4.3
from 6 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Christine B.
Verified review

They were very easy to work with. The came when they said they would and did a great job for a very reasonable price. I will definitely use them again!

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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Need Gardening Services

Curtis Bay, MD

  • Services needed
    Weeding, Planting
  • Estimated lawn size
    Medium (1,000-5,000 sq ft)
  • Location
    Home
  • Details
    I am looking to have my garden beds weeded. I have about 5 garden areas I need weeded and possible help planting. Last year I did it myself and it worked fine, but this year I would like to get it to a point that I do not have the time to do by myself.

Need Lawn Mowing Services

Lebanon, PA

  • Lawncare type
    Mowing
  • Estimated lawn size
    Small (less than 1,000 sq ft), Medium (1,000-5,000 sq ft)
  • Frequency
    One time
  • $38.16
    Average price
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