“Is your company a member of any professional associations?” Yes. We are members of the North Carolina Nursery & Landscape Association (NCNLA) and we are a licensed NC Landscape contractor. We are also a member of the Haywood County Chamber of Commerce.
“What is a landscape contractor?” You might be wondering what is a landscape contractor and what does it take to become one? The State of North Carolina considers a company eligible to become a contractor if they: Perform professional landscape services like installing, planting, repairing, and managing gardens, lawns, decorative vegetation, etc. Offer horticulture consultations […]
“Is your landscape business licensed?” Yes, we are a licensed NC Landscape Contractor (Lic#1699), although being licensed is not required here in North Carolina. We also have a NC Pesticide Applicator License and we are Energy Saving Landscape Certified. We have worked hard to get licensed in these areas.
“How much does landscaping cost?” One of the first questions ALL of our potential clients always want to know is “How much does a typical landscaping project cost”? Although this is a very difficult question to answer, we will try to do our best here to explain some general pricing guidelines. The best way to […]
“Why should we hire a landscape designer?” “Why should we get a professional landscape design done when we could just get some plants and put them in by ourselves? Does hiring a landscape designer for our home really make that much of a difference?” We frankly, landscaping is a bit more than just digging […]
“What kind of landscaping services do you offer?” We are a full service landscaping design and landscape contractor. Our staff here at Mountain View Landscaping and Design has spent over 20 years working and studying the art and science of landscape design. We are trained experts in plant care as well as lawn and garden […]
“Does landscaping really increase my home’s resale value?” “Some friends of ours recently sold their house for top dollar (which had a beautiful backyard). They recommended that we get a professional landscape design done to increase our house’s resale value. Does home landscaping really help it sell for top dollar?” In today’s economy, it is natural […]
“What is hardscaping?” “On those home and garden television shows, I keep hearing about ‘hardscaping’. What exactly is hardscaping and how does it help improve my garden and yard? I thought landscaping was mostly about plants…” In simple terms, hardscaping is all about the “hard” surfaces or objects found in your yard or garden. Hardscaping […]
“What is greenscaping?” “What is green landscaping and does it really help the environment?” “Greenscaping encompasses a set of landscaping practices that can improve the health and appearance of your lawn and garden while protecting and preserving natural resources.” In simple terms, greenscaping is an “environmentally beneficial” type of landscaping.
“What is landscaping?” “What does landscaping really mean? Isn’t it just a kind of professional gardening?” Actually, no. Frequently, home owners (and other property owners) confuse landscaping and landscape design with gardening. Gardening is about cultivating and growing plants for personal or medicinal purposes. For many people, especially here in WNC, gardening is seen a […]