Landscape for the Greater Hartford areas including Manchester, East Hartford, Glastonbury, and South Windsor

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Affordable Landscape Now East Hartford, CT

Mike MacDonald, owner of Affordable Landscape has completed more than 6,000 landscapes in 21 years as Mike’s Landscape for the Greater Hartford areas including Manchester, East Hartford, Glastonbury, and South Windsor.
Services include safe removal of old shrubs and hedges and including every aspect of yard makeovers specifically keyed to the property owner’s budget and design expectations. Quality yet affordable dwarf and slow growing shrubs are selected with the client to meet objectives for beauty and/or privacy.

What We Do

Old Bushes Out – Safe and Efficient

We don’t use big machines 4 WD’s that can disrupt or damage property. Instead our crews uses root cutters and digging bars to quietly remove stumps and adjacent roots and leave it smooth and clean
New Shrubs: Easy On The Budget

When ready, we diagram and mark the new area with you to show where the new bed and shrubs could go – to be neat, good looking and low maintenance.
Then, we meet you at one of area biggest shrub yards to choose bushes you like and the best price. We bring all the scrubs and even mulch and edging types right to your house and set them up for you to see. And you can still change your mind.

landscaping-stone-edgesWe give you a low, final price but you pay nothing until it’s all done – and only if you like it.

“We’re So Reasonable”
Re-landscaping makes a difference!

Take a look as some of the many landscapes that have been done by Mike and give him a call today for a free estimate to meet your expectations and budget. You will be glad you did.
Landscaping Ideas for Your Property
A first rate landscaping needs good observation and design skills. A well-designed landscape can add splendor to your home. It can also increase the worth of your land. Landscaping design ideas differ from simple front yard landscaping to complex theme-based landscaping ideas like desert landscaping or oriental landscaping. Landscaping design practices mainly cope with improving the aesthetic appeal of land.

Landscaping design features art and science. A home or property and its landscaping should be pleasant with each other. Gardening is the most important facet of landscaping design because plants and flowers can give an improved and pleasurable look for a particular area. You can easily design a landscaping garden relying on your individual style that is unique and pleasant. Prior to getting into a landscaping, you should be aware of accessible space and what methods will best work for your landscaping.

There are different formal and informal methods of garden landscaping. Formal landscaping includes geometric designs and straight line designs. Formal designs are usually well-planned and give a professional appearance. The informal landscaping comprises curved lines and it is perfect for small gardens. An informal style landscaping plan provides random collection of plants and flowers. The oriental landscaping is useful in large gardening projects. The oriental style includes use of different accessories such as water, rocks, potted plans and evergreens. The woodland style landscaping is an elaborate alternative of landscaping. It perfectly suits backyard designing with artificial waterfall and woodland plants.

Front yard landscaping designs are more fit for home landscaping and these are most utilized type of landscaping. You can beautify your front yard in several styles and designs. applying shrubs on the boundaries of front yard will add beauty to your landscape. You can also use different formal and informal methods of garden landscaping. Formal landscaping includes geometric designs and straight line designs. Formal designs are usually well-planned and give a professional appearance. The informal landscaping comprises curved lines and it is perfect for small gardens. An informal style landscaping plan provides random collection of plants and flowers. The oriental landscaping is useful in large gardening projects. The oriental style includes use of different accessories such as water, rocks, potted plans and evergreens. The woodland style landscaping is an elaborate alternative of landscaping. It perfectly suits backyard designing with artificial waterfall and woodland plants.

Front yard landscaping designs are more fit for home landscaping and these are most utilized type of landscaping. You can beautify your front yard in several styles and designs. applying shrubs on the boundaries of front yard will add beauty to your landscape.

If you have a big landscaping plan, it is good to receive advice from a professional landscaper. Some garden and lawn centers can also help you in giving good landscaping ideas. Professional home improvement centers typically have knowledgeable sales personnel who are familiar in different landscaping methods. Before you spend money on landscaping, be sure to receive good landscaping advice from a trusted source.

You can look for different landscaping design idea online. Various online magazines provide informative articles on landscaping designs. If you correctly plan and perform a perfect idea, you can create a landscape that is uniquely different from others around you.