We aim to always keep you informed. Please take a look at our most frequently asked question as a resource, but if you still find yourself without an answer don't hesitate to give us a call.
How do you calculate pricing? For Landscaping? General Contracting?
At A-1 Landscaping and General Contracting Ltd we calculate each pricing individually based on the scope of work required, materials used, and by measuring the area that requires landscaping or other services.
What is the duration of the average project?
The duration of any project is dependent on the scope of work that needs to be completed. A small project can be completed as quick as 2 weeks. However, if we are given the medium to large project, it can last an average of 6 to 8 weeks from design to completion.
What kind of warranty do you offer for your landscaping services?
A-1 Landscaping and General Contracting Ltd offers a 1 year warranty for planting and a 2 year warranty on interlocking and hardscaping.
Do you have all proper insurances, permits and licenses for any landscaping and general contracting job?
A-1 Landscaping & General Contracting Ltd carries a $2,000,000 in public liability and property damage insurance, and all employees are covered by WSIB Insurance.
After the project is complete, do you offer maintenance services?
A-1 Landscaping and General Contracting Ltd offers aftercare and maintenance year round services for the Vaughan, Mississauga and Brampton areas. Please contact us to learn more.
In regards to landscaping, who designs the landscaping plan?
We offer our clients the opportunity to receive a professional custom design with Margarita V. Kosevych of MVK Landscape Design Studio who has over 15 years in landscape design experience in Canada. If the client has a particular landscape designer they want to utilize, we are open to working alongside anyone.
Will I be given days of notices before the project is started?
For both landscaping and general contracting services we will always do our best to give you ample notice, however, we have to abide by weather and site conditions.
What is the main method of communication between project manager and client during the project?
At A-1 Landscaping and General Contracting Ltd we operate with the ideal of keeping the client always up to date with the progress of any project. We will utilize the best communication method preferred by the client. We will call and email the client with a daily progress update and will address any issues that arise with the permission and at the convenience of the client.
Do you offer storm preparation and clean up services?
A-1 Landscaping & General Contracting Ltd does offer storm preparation and clean up services. We have fully custom property maintenance packages to offer our clients. To learn more please visit our services page or contact us.
How do you secure an excavation site?
At A-1 Landscaping & General Contracting Ltd safety is one of our main priorities. We ensure that at the end of day each excavation site is locked up and secure, also ensuring that all equipment is securely locked up.
Does your company use materials and best practices to keep every job eco-friendly?
The environment is of vital importance to us. We aim to complete each project with minimal harm to each site’s ecosystem. We will also use eco-friendly materials and products upon request.
What is the average price for a full landscaping project?
The average price of landscaping can range from $10,000 to $200,000 and beyond. It is hard to estimate the average landscaping cost because it is all dependent on the scope of work.
What are some of your suppliers for your projects?
These are some of our suppliers. If you are interested please click on the company logo to visit their website.
Do you provide free estimates?
At A-1 Landscaping & General Contracting Ltd we do provide potential clients with free estimates over the phone or via email.
What is your landscaping process?
For our full process please visit our process page.
Is there a charge for landscape designs?
As landscape design is a dedicated and creative process, we do charge clients for the landscape design.
What type of property maintenance plans do you offer?
We offer custom year round property maintenance plans for both residential and commercial properties, from bi-yearly service to weekly or daily services. Please call us to learn more about our property maintenance packages.