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Edge Master
4.8
from 131 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 211 hires on Thumbtack
KEVIN G.
Verified review

Posted a ad for a basic backyard lawn job, and I was contacted immediately. I explained what I needed done and we set up a time that same day and it was done. I would 100% recommend to anyone!!! Thanks Tremain

Coastal Edge Landscaping LLC
4.6
from 67 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 103 hires on Thumbtack
Scott G.
Verified review

Coastal Edge did a great job grading my mess of a backyard, and adding drainage and sod. Very fast work.

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Wright Designs
4.9
from 56 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Chris L.
Verified review

Absolute must, don't go to anyone else for your graphic design needs. I don't think I've ever written a review for anything, ever. But Cory Wright is without a doubt some one that needs recognition for his amazing work. I put a request out through thumbtack looking for a designer and within 10 minutes Cory responded. Within 30 I already numerous emails with rough drafts, and less than 24 hours he had completed what I'd asked him for. The professionalism, courtesy and willingness to help are beyond words. He updated me with every correction no matter how minor just to make sure it was perfect. Great to know people like this are still out and care about their performance.

  • 1 year in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer B.
Verified review

Awesome job power washing house and driveway for a great price!

ARE LLC
4.5
from 55 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 79 hires on Thumbtack
Burnette H.
Verified review

Hemi, is great! He contacted me immediately after I responded to his quote. He was always punctual, honest and very helpful with offering suggestions for my backyard project. This far he has leveled my backyard, and I cannot wait to see my final patio.

Razors Edge Lawn Care LLC
4.8
from 46 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 61 hires on Thumbtack
Jazmine S.
Verified review

Razor Edge Lawn Care did an amazing job! I needed a quote for my front and backyard after a couple weeks of rainy weather and the grass getting a little higher than usual. The response time was very fast and efficient! Devin was very clear about the quote, the job to be done as well as the method of payment. I was not home during the service time but he stated a before and after photo would be taken, then he would contact me for a payment method. Their service met all of my expectations and I will definatly call them for future service to my lawn care! Thank you again!

The Constant Gardener
4.8
from 45 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 86 hires on Thumbtack
Martha O.
Verified review

Mr. Daniel was very professional with me at all times. He did not rush the job been it had rained and my back yard was still a bit soggy. He exhibited his expertise to make the call to came back another day once the backyard had dried out. He kept his appointment and returned another day to complete the job. He is truly The English Gardner

  • 44 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
Linda L.
Verified review

LEE WAS TIMELY AND DID A WONDERFUL JOB FOR ME .. THE LEVEL OF PROFESSIONALIZUM WAS WONDERFULL. I AM A DESIGNER AND DEAL WITH TRADES ON A DAILY BASES AND WOULD RECOMMEND HIM TO ANYONE FOR A JOB . LINDA LAMAHN INTERIORS

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S&RPremiumlandscaping
4.9
from 40 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 38 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jill R.
Verified review

The owner is polite and courteous. Setting up an appointment was a breeze. He did a very good job mowing our backyard. I would highly recommend him. Please keep up the good work!

Jerry's Landscaping
4.9
from 34 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Stephen W.
Verified review

Very well rounded. Great work ethic. Creative mind. I had an idea that was going to very costly but saving more money by going with his idea. Overall im very satisfied with how my backyard looks. Definitely would recommend

  • 4 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
Katherine S.
Verified review

It was a great experience and they did a nice job. The backyard/patio area looks terrific!

S & H Landscaping
4.3
from 21 reviews
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
Maria A.
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Hired Chuck for lawn mowing and trimming of hedges for a rental property. He did a great job and maintained the lawn for me until I sold the house. Very professional and courteous and was quick to respond to my concerns. I highly recommend.

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Sunnyside Landscaping
4.9
from 16 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Melissa G.
Verified review

We had an issue with poison ivy in our backyard. They were quick, friendly and professional. We even hired them to come back and clear out our weeds and dead trees.

ADVANCED LAND MANAGEMENT
3.4
from 24 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
Terrance D.
Verified review

Jerry and his team did an excellent job removing the compacted gravel and dirt from my backyard. Also, he added soil and seed, trimmed a tree in the front lawn, and fixed ruts in the grass adjacent to the driveway. I’m very pleased with the work!!

  • 15 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Peggy P.
Verified review

We had 2 large stumps in our backyard that were a nuisance to move around and had very active root systems. We got a very fair price (and less than we were quoted by some other companies!), prompt responses, flexibility, and nothing but professionalism. Overall I was very impressed! The only reason I did not give 5 stars is because we had a decent amount of debris left over. It is nothing we cant handle with a rake though and we will definitely be hiring them again for future project!

The Lawn Detailers
4.2
from 13 reviews
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Marisa A.
Verified review

Very professional and took his time on my lawn. Even took care of my jungle for a backyard and my lawn has never looked better. I highly recommend them.

  • 22 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Jonathan H.
Verified review

Joe is the man, need I say more! He goes above and beyond what is asked. I hired him to do a little bit of landscaping before I turn my house over to renters. He threw down fresh mulch, dug trenches for the mulch, weeded my flower gardens, trimmed my bushes and roses. His work ethic is something I haven't seen in quite a while! I was so impressed by him that I have hired him to do some additional stuff around my home, not to mention I am going to pass him along to my Realtor!

Virginia Brick Pavers
5.0
from 1 review
    Mike H.
    Verified review

    Reasonable prices, quality work and great design. I would strongly recommend Virginia Brick pavers

    Locy Landscape Design

    New To Thumbtack

      About

      Hi. My name is Adam. I take care of all your outside landscape needs. I personally take the time to meet each and every one of my customers on the arrival, ready to do your free estimate. I cover all your basic to extensive outside landscape and lawn care. My years of experience and attention to detail will ensure that you are 110% satisfied with my quality of work.

      • 18 years in business
      About

      Since 2000, the owner-operated Custom Lawn Manicuring & Design has offered year-round professional lawn service and landscaping to the commercial and residential clientele. While Custom Lawn Manicuring & Design does not get the headlines in the landscaping field, it is the part of our business that clearly demonstrates our commitment to quality, service and excellence. Our work product is most evident in the homes and commercial properties we care for on a regular basis. Whether we are just mowing the lawn or providing full maintenance services, we treat each property as if it is our biggest and most important client.

      T.W. Day Builders

      New To Thumbtack

        About

        T.W. Day Builders can design and build, or remodel your home. Do you have plans? Call us to work up a cost for your home building project or remodeling project. We can provide house plans and assist you with remodeling ideas. We have been satisfying customers since 1981.

        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.

        Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.