Markham Landscaping Nurseries Ltd

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4285 Stouffville Road Whitchurch Stouffville ON L4A 7X5
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Ken in Toronto
Ken in Toronto
1 review Whitchurch Stouffville, ON
10/10

Landscaping

We were very pleased with the professionalism and quality of work that Markham Landscaping performed in turning our front garden into a real work of beauty. Mike listened to how we wanted it to look and came up with a plan that fit our needs perfectly. I would highly recommend this company.
Ken Rayner

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Tom K.
Tom K.
2 reviews Richmond Hill, ON
10/10

Back and front yard landscaping and stone work

I wanted the backyard redone with new stone, extending the exiting fence line and reshaping the yard to maximize the space. Make drew out a new plan and walked me through all the details before starting the job. Sahak and his crew did a fabulous job repairing the coping around the pool and made suggestions along the way and offered options. The suggested stone was an outstanding choice and was laid perfectly. I could not be happier with the workmanship, quality of the work and the cleanup was done to perfection. I was so happy in fact that I asked the team to redo the front as well. The front included levelling the 15 year old poured concrete and laying the same stone as in the back including flagstone coping and stairs and lighting. Sahak came back and provided the same quality work. New plants and trees were also added in both the front and back. Mike and Cathy, the owners, checked in often to ensure that everything was progressing to plan. I would highly recommend Markham Landscaping for both price and quality.

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Company Response

Hi Tom, thanks for the great review. We appreciate you taking the time to write this review and recognizing the outstanding quality of workmanship that Markham Landscaping does. Each of us enjoyed working with you to produce such a beautiful landscape. We hope that you will continue to enjoy your landscape for many years to come.

Taso in Toronto
Taso in Toronto
1 review Whitchurch Stouffville, ON
10/10

Backyard Deck and Landscaping

I had Markham Landscaping build both a new deck and all the landscaping in my backyard this summer. I would highly recommend this company for anyone looking to upgrade their backyard. They did a great job! Mike (owner) was very hands on with any questions or concerns I might have had.
The finished product was beautiful and we have received many complimants on the new backyard.
We are very happy we choose Markham Landscape for this big project.

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Company Response

Thanks Taso for the pleasure to serve your landscape needs. You and your family were great to work with, and we
are so thrilled that you are all enjoying your beautiful landscape. Thanks for your wonderful review!

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
0/10

Manipulated contract faulty work

Mike was to complete contract 4-6 weeks. Worked at my property for one year. Faulty work with multiple items was done. He refused to fix it and now I am correcting his mistakes with extra cost to me. Non certified electrician work resulted in ESA notice to me. It’s been really challenging getting work done from him.

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Frustrated in Whitchurch-Stouffville
Frustrated in Whitchurch-Stouffville
1 review Whitchurch Stouffville, ON
0/10

Landscape Stonework

The landscape and stonework that we hired this company to do began 8 weeks late about 4 years ago. When the one worker, Sahak showed up, he did the stonework by himself. Usually there are several workers working on jobs such as this, perhaps this should have been our first clue that there would be problems. The job was supposed to start in early July, however it began in late August lasting will into September. This is not the way business should be done.
The owner's wife acts as a receptionist, and never answers the phone when you try to reach them. The owner Mike has a cellphone and he keeps the number private, so it is utterly impossible to reach him personally unless he calls you. Who does he think he is? They are very frustrating to deal with to say the least. The job was expensive. When the plants and shrubs were finally brought to us they were not of good quality, and end of season items and what stock had left at their nursery.
The next year, stones started coming loose due to the use of poor quality materials. To get them this issue fixed was like pulling teeth. We called and emailed and the company wouldn't respond. This happened many times with alot of frustration. When we finally did reach them, the owner's wife would say, " Well, we are busy and will be there soon." This meant weeks later. Finally, Brian was sent out, to simply "glue" the stones on our front steps in place. They came loose again. Eventually he they were fixed again and again....
This fall the same thing happened to the stones and we called them once more and the gentleman came and "fixed" the stones again by using the same poor quality materials to "cement" them in place. Now, approaching summer 2018, we learned the hard way, that we are going to need redo the shoddy work this company performed and get the job done properly.
Do not use this company at all costs!!! They are unprofessional and do not do the job correctly. We also heard from people we know saying that the same thing happened to them. They had to have the work fixed by another company. We have been wanting this rectified for a long time, and it simply wasn't.
We consider this a lesson learned. Not only was this experience a waste of time, but a great deal of money as well. Do yourself a favour, and do your homework when hiring a reputable landscaping company, as this one isn't it.

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Pat in Stouffville
Pat in Stouffville
1 review Richmond Hill, ON
10/10

Backyard design

Mike the owner was very professional and knowledgable. His team led by Brian worked very diligently and clean. We now have a BBQ deck, spacious hard landscaping patio, beautiful trees and a space with artificial grass for our kids to enjoy. Brian's team also laid new sod - new planting as well.
Keith the carpenter was very punctual and precise with his work. Katherine and Michelle at the office were always very helpful in planning. Most importantly to satisfy my tight schedule.
If you want to pay once and be satisfied, speak to Mike.

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Company Response

Pat,

Thank you for taking the time to wright a review on our service. Your front and back yard does look amazing and you and your wife were an absolute pleasure to deal with from start to finish. Thank you for your business and enjoy your new landscaping.

Mike J. Eeuwes

Brent from Stouffville
Brent from Stouffville
3 reviews Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON
10/10

Backyard Landscaping

Markham Landscaping designed our entire backyard from pool design, interlocking, and beautiful gardens. Mike ( owner) came and layed out the plans and followed through to full expectations. Master landscaper ( Bill) was there daily working and designing his own ideas on how things should be, including our beautiful waterfall feature. Just want to say Thanks to him and Markham Landscaping for making our backyard perfect. I would recommend them for any Landscaping needed.

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Company Response

Dear Brent,
Thanks very much for choosing Markham Landscaping for your pool landscape project, as we know you had a number of proposals. Your project had a number of approvals needed and you and your wife persistently worked along with us to get the needed permits. We appreciate your business, and are very excited about how the final product looks. I am sure you and your family will enjoy countless hours in your beautiful backyard.
Thanks again,
Mike
Owner
Markham Landscaping Nurseries Limited

Jan in Victoria Square
Jan in Victoria Square
1 review York Regional Municipality, ON
10/10

Yard Landscaping & stone work

We had our back & front yard renovated by Mike and his team Fall of 2016. We can't wait for this spring & summer to enjoy our stone patio overlooking our beautiful backyard! Mike created a wonderful design & he even implemented some of our ideas in a very artistic way! He came by often to check on the project. We were so impressed with Sahak who worked very hard & did an amazing job! We would highly recommend Mike's company & have already met with him to do another stage of this project.
Jan & Denis Charron

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Company Response

Hi Jan and Denis, Thanks for your wonderful review, and for the opportunity to meet some of your landscape needs. What a pleasure it was to work with you to create an enjoyable space for you, your family, and many friends!! We are looking forward to working along with you on the next stage of your project!

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Landscape Contractors & Designers, Interlocking Stone, pool landscaping, lighting and planting. Specializing in residential design build landscaping including design, hard and soft landscaping structures and lighting.
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