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Did it all in two days. Removers and installers were friendly and kept us informed step-by-step. Tidied up when they were done. Our two cats were entertained as they watched the process through the windows. The new patio is the talk of the neighborhood.
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Village is a townhouse complex of about 50 units. Many of the unit owners dropped by to ask questions during the installation and many more have stopped us in our neighborhood walks to ask about
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and our satisfaction with them. Great job by
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and, best of all, we have a beautiful low-maintenance patio.
- Charles W.
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All lawn maintenance has always been done in a timely and professional manner. The area is always blown clean if any dry fertilizer is used. Edging, mulching and trimming is usually carried out in late June or early
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and I always ask to be contacted prior to work so that I can be home at the time of service. I have many large bushes and shrubs and often want them heavily trimmed as they tend to get really overgrown. The crew is always attentive to my needs and will guide me if I want any particular plant trimmed in a way that will affect it's health. Clean up is done at the end of the job and the area is left in good condition.



- Joel C.
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Overall, the work that was done the day that the crew came was done very well. They worked hard and did dig everything up that needed to go and worked amazingly quick to get the job done. The planting bed in the rear and the ever-returning day lilies were all removed and the dirt seeded/covered in hay. The front planting bed was done equally as quickly, but the plants that were planted were much smaller/immature than I expected (probably how they kept the price down). When they left everything looked very nice and we were quite satisfied.



Of course, the nice moderately cool weather with plenty of rain ended right after the work and we started with a heat snap and big dry spell. We weren't going to be around the house for a few weeks, so I hired a neighbors adolescent son to come and water the new grass/front planting bed daily. When we returned several of the plants did not survive, despite the watering. I contacted the office and they told me that they do offer a guarantee and that he would come out to look at the plants and then have them replaced.



Well, that never happened and now we will need to plant the replacement plants ourselves in the spring. Also, the fall showed us that the roots of the sand cherries were not adequately dug up and we had them sending shoots up from unpulled roots. We also noted that no weed-blocking fabric had been used, so there were plenty of weeds and grass to be pulled in the fall as well.



I did get three estimates on the work and the price from Granite was the lowest of the three. I guess you get what you pay for - while I would consider them for work in the future, I would be more specific about the weed-block and size of the plants that were being provided.



The bottom line is that the old planting bed is gone and we have grass again back there and the front planting bed with our pear tree looks TONS better than with those two sand cherry bushes, so I am satisfied generally.
- Jeffrey H.
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The positive part of the story is that they eventually do come out and affect repairs. It takes many calls but they eventually come out. The negatives are that they just did a horrible, used the wrong materials and I am afraid they need to be totally torn out and redone correctly. The repairs are not satisfactory.
- john L.
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A crew of four (later reduced to two) arrived at about 8:00 and left at 1:30; they seemed brisk, efficient, and friendly. It took a followup call to be sure I was on the calendar, but all went well, and in this business it is hard to hit deadlines within a couple of days, owing to weather, holidays, and so on. On the whole, satisfied with the service....More />
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22, 2013: on later inspection, the next day, I realized that in edging around a 10 year old red maple tree in my front yard, one of the workers, using, apparently, a power edger, cut through some roots, one of which was thumb-sized. Maple trees have roots that spread across the surface and just under. I was concerned that this mistake might have seriously damaged the tree, even set it on a path to destruction. I visited
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again, right away, and made a friendly report of the problem, asking that the owner, to whom I was speaking, stop by at some point and have a look so that we could have an understanding in case the tree develops problems. I HAVE NOT HEARD FROM THE SINCE, AND IT HAS BEEN OVER A MONTH. THIS IS VERY DISAPPOINTING.

Under the circumstances, I would be wary about using this service again.
- Thomas B.
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We wanted a paved patio under our deck, so we got an estimate from two local contractors. One was
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and we wound up going with them since they were both cheaper and seemed more professional. While they admitted that they are used to larger projects, I think that they adapted well to our needs. The job was done in two days instead of one, but we were away so it was no problem for us. After the installation we noticed a problem with the fill between our pavers and they came out to look. It was replaced with a different type of fill and he gave us a large bucket for future use. After noticing that one of the pavers was cracking, they came out to look and replaced it. He also gave us 2 additional pavers to hold in reserve.
- John M.
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The crew was great,,worked really quickly, but carefully.
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made sure the new walkway was slanted away from the house.
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helped us to place the plants we bought. It looks fantastic! So much better than it did before. I am proud to show off my house now!
- Jean D.
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As I said, I was away on a trip, and the lawn was so overgrown I hesitated to mow it with my push mower. I called
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, and he sent someone over to mow it. While they were there, they asked if I wanted them to spray the back treeline for weeds. They did so, and then came back a week later to remove the dead weeds.
- Stevie R.
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All Landscapers in State College, PA

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A+ Collegiate Work Force LLC

140 South Water Street
Pine Grove Mills, PA

AAA EMERGENCY TREE SERVICE LLC

P.O. BOX 9324
Denver, CO

Absolute Lawn Care and Landscape

105 W Milford St
Mount Union, PA

Alex's Proscape, LLC

PO Box 645
Lemont, PA

ALL-SEASON SVC

233 ORCHARD RD
State College, PA

Ameron Construction

2501 N Atherton St
State College, PA

Barney Hill Carpentry

1400 Allegheny St
Hollidaysburg, PA

BEHRER'S LANDSCAPING

Po Box 161
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA

BIG SPRING LAWN SVC

Bellefonte, PA

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north
Birmingham, AL

Cisney & O'Donnell Inc

11923 William Penn Hwy
Huntingdon, PA

Countryside Nursery

2273 W Gatesburg Rd
Warriors Mark, PA

Creekside Total Maintenance

17357 S 69th Ave
Tinley Park, IL

CW Handyman Service

244 Wells Creek Rd
Friedens, PA

ECOLAWN

3420 W College Ave
State College, PA

ELA GROUP INC

2013 SANDY DR
State College, PA

FOX HILL GARDENS

1035 FOX HILL RD
State College, PA

Gilliland Landscape

9186 Clearfield Curwensville Hwy
Clearfield, PA

Granite Landscaping

3340 West College Ave
State College, PA

Green With Envy

1905 Valley View Rd
Bellefonte, PA

GTR LANDSCAPING SVC

2296 FAIRFIELD CIR
State College, PA

Haranin Construction

1755 Jacksonville Rd
Bellefonte, PA

HIGHER GROUND LANDSCAPES

PO BOX 1324
State College, PA

J & B Lawn Care

4506 Spring Ridge
Warriors Mark, PA

J A HOOD ELECTRIC

1750 BURRIER LN
Keymar, MD

Jason McCaslin Home Improvement

251 LOWER COLEVILLE RD
Bellefonte, PA

JLW Landscaping

p.o box 454
Pine Grove Mills, PA

JMS PARTNERS INC

1 COUNTRY WAY
Hopkinton, MA

John Ziegler

Landscaping
State College, PA

KELLEY'S LANDSCAPING & LAWN

19 HOLLY CIR
State College, PA

LANDSCAPE II

175 BRUSH VALLEY RD
Boalsburg, PA

Larsen Design & Development

1133 Oak Street
Syracuse, NY

LEADING EDGE ENTERPRISES INC

240 PINE GROVE RD
State College, PA

LESCO JOHN DEERE LANDSCAPES

143 HAWBAKER INDUSTRIAL DR
State College, PA

Lowe's - Mooresville

509 River Hwy
Mooresville, NC

Magnolia Outdoor Living

3522 Ashford-Dunwoody Rd.
Atlanta, GA

Martins Garden Center

3278 Birmingham Pike
Tyrone, PA

Milton Naturescape

81 Back St
Orviston, PA

Mjs Lawncare

4024 Winchester Rd
Huntingdon, PA

MOON BROTHERS LANDSCAPING

2929 Stewart Dr Ste 301
State College, PA

O B Contracting

123 Shade Hollow Rd
Mill Hall, PA

Phoenix Contracting Service

654 Wiltshire Dr
State College, PA

Reigh Services Inc

Fleming, PA

Scott's Landscaping

110 Maple Dr
Centre Hall, PA

See It N 3D Design & Technical Illustrations

500 Los Faroles , Carr 861
Miami, FL

Spayd's Naturescape

Huntingdon, PA

Tet Landscaping

922 N Nixon Rd
State College, PA

TruGreen

50526 Corporate Dr
Macomb, MI

TruGreen

5967 Nittany Valley Dr
Mill Hall, PA

Warmzone

12637 S 265 W Suite 100
Draper, UT

WRAY'S LANDSCAPING INC.

309 EDGEWATER AVE
Lewistown, PA

Yards Apart Landscaping

PO Box 145
Pine Grove Mills, PA

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