Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of our most frequently asked questions. We always welcome your questions. If you have any concerns, please reach out to us.

Can you help with small and large projects?
Absolutely, our expertise spans from minor enhancements to major landscape transformations.

What makes your approach unique?
Our dedication to personalized service, quality craftsmanship, and sustainable practices coupled with our 25+ years of experience in CT sets us apart.

How do I get started with my landscaping project? 
Simply contact us to schedule your free consultation, and we’ll guide you through the process.

Do you offer landscape design services?
Yes, we specialize in creating customized landscape designs that reflect your preferences and lifestyle.

How long does a typical landscaping project take?
Project timelines vary based on size and complexity, but we always aim to complete work efficiently and to your satisfaction.

Can you work within my budget?
We strive to accommodate various budget ranges, offering flexible solutions to meet your financial needs.

How can I ensure my landscape stays healthy and vibrant?
Our aftercare services and expert advice with local knowledge will help maintain a flourishing outdoor space.

How often should I water my established lawn?
For most established lawns, we recommend 30 minutes every other day.

How often should I water a new lawn?
For new lawns, we recommend 15 to 30 minutes every other day.

My lawn has turned brown, what should I do?
If you’re already a client, contact us immediately for an assessment and solution—our goal is to visit within 24 hours. A brown lawn could indicate various issues, from insect/fungus damage to water deficiency. If you’re not yet a client, reach out for a free consultation.  We welcome you to contact us with any of your concerns.

How important is aerating?
We love aerating lawns typically in the fall because it is an organic way to help your lawn breathe and be healthy.  If your lawn is a little thin, we will also broadcast seed at the time of aeration.  If your lawn is very thin we usually will slide seed.  We also have equipment to top dress your lawn if needed.

Can you resolve issues with lawn drainage or muddy lawns?
Absolutely! We specialize in improving lawn drainage and can provide the necessary equipment and expertise to address areas prone to muddiness.

Can you help with plant selection?
Absolutely, our expertise in local vegetation allows us to recommend the best plants for your landscape’s aesthetic and climate needs.

How do you handle changes or additions during the project?
We’re flexible and communicate closely with you to accommodate changes or additions, ensuring your vision is realized.  We will price out change orders and get your approval before proceeding.

How often should I update my landscaping to keep it looking fresh?
We recommend reviewing and potentially updating your landscaping every few years to reflect growth, seasonal changes, and personal style shifts. 

Do you handle both residential and commercial landscaping projects?
Yes, we offer our services to both residential homeowners and commercial property owners, tailoring our approach to meet the specific needs of each project. 

What steps do you take to ensure project safety?
Safety is our top priority; we adhere to strict safety standards and regulations to protect our team, clients, and property during all projects. 

Can you incorporate outdoor living elements into the landscape design?
Absolutely, we can integrate various outdoor living features such as patios, fire pits, and outdoor kitchens into your landscape design. 

How do you determine the right landscaping style for my property?
We consider your property’s natural features, your aesthetic preferences, and functionality needs to propose a landscaping style that harmonizes with your vision and the environment.

Are you licensed and insured?
Yes, we carry all required insurances including worker’s compensation and we are fully licensed.