tailored Landscaping Services

From the creative vision and installation, to the ongoing maintenance and seasonal accents, a Blade of Grass has the experience and resources to transform your property into a living space that you'll enjoy year round. And because each property is unique, we tailor our services to your specific needs, style and budget. If you would like know more about our residential landscaping services, please see our frequently asked questions, or contact us today.

award-winning landscape design

From simple garden enhancements to full property transformations, our award-winning designers work to create your dream landscape, tailored specifically to your unique style, needs, and budget.

Regardless of project or property size, each design begins with an on site consultation to fully understand your goals and assess the property's potential. If it feels like a good fit, we then explore stylistic options, plant materials, maintenance requirements, budget, and project timeline. The deliverable of this initial phase is a full-color plan accompanied by photo references, design sketches, sample materials, and an breakdown of project costs.

If you would like to learn more about our design process, please browse our frequently asked questions, or contact us to schedule your on site consultation.

experienced build & installation

Hardscaping, plantings, grading and everything in-between, this is where our crews are set to task, transforming your property and bringing the design to life.

With 25 years of hands-on experience, we know that each project is unique and requires a thorough understanding of the property, materials and client's goals. We also value the importance of outstanding communication. Daily checkins, a quick reply, and full transparency are the norm from our project managers and crews. 

To see a few of our recent projects, check out our featured properties. If you'd like to discuss what we can do for your property, contact us.today.

meticulous property maintenance

From simple entryway containers to full estates, every property requires the right touch to keep it flourishing. Our team of fine gardeners can manage your property with an expert level of detail, tailoring a maintenance plan to your specific needs. We offer a wide array of services including garden and lawn care, container and window box plantings, irrigation, outdoor lighting, seasonal decorations, snow plowing and removal, and much more.

We take great pride pride in the relationships we form with our clients - in fact, many of whom have been with us since we beginning over 25 years ago. If you would like to see examples of our maintenance work, be sure view our creative solutions portfolio, or contact us to schedule an in-person consultation at your home. 

certified irrigation and landscape lighting

Each property and season carry with them unique watering needs. Our team of Irrigation Association certified experts will craft a personalized plan to fit your garden’s specific watering demands - from spring start up to winter shut down, conversion to smart, weather influenced Wi-Fi controllers, to optimizing the system's water efficiency - we have your irrigation needs covered.

A landscape lighting design can transform your property and extend it's charm well into the New England evenings. From traditional "mood lighting" for outdoor entertainment spaces, to accented trees and architectural features, to providing safe, aesthetically pleasing light for paths and walkways, our experienced team can utilize and install the latest technology of LED fixtures and controllers that can be controlled from your smartphone.

To learn more about our irrigation and lighting services, check out our creative solutions portfolio and FAQs

creative holiday and event decorations

Let a Blade of Grass help you add just the right touches to your home to celebrate a seasonal holiday or special event. Container plantings, festive garlands, patio plantings, wreaths, tree decorations, entryway displays, lighting, interior and exterior, we do it all and make it look great, no matter the occasion. 

To see a few examples of our holiday and event decorations, be sure view our creative solutions portfolio, or contact us to schedule an in-person consultation at your home.

where we work

a Blade of Grass designs and maintains properties throughout the Boston and Metro West areas, including the cities and towns noted below. If your area is not listed, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Chestnut Hill
Newton Centre
West Newton

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Contact us to learn how a Blade of Grass can create a service plan specifically tailored to your needs.