What is included in an E.A. Quinn landscape design consultation?

When you call E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting for a landscape design consultation we will first gather some basic information and try to determine the best representative to meet with you. We’ll want to know what type of project you want to have done. Is it a patio? A walkway? A retaining wall? All of the …

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From our designer: My favorite flowering plants

We asked E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting’s designer, Karin Duggan, about her favorite flowering plants. Here’s what she had to say: I must admit, I am a sucker for bloom. No matter the season I want to have something blooming. But I am demanding of my plants and feel that form and foliage are just as …

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How EA Quinn can be a partner in corporate sustainability

Having a well-manicured property can help promote your business. Potential clients, employees and visitors feel more welcomed when arriving to your property when the grass is lush, flowers are vibrant, and plantings are manicured properly. Costs associated with keeping your property looking immaculate need to be managed as well. E.A. Quinn can help install a …

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The benefits of a green lawn

Did you know that fertilization and proper lawn care are not only for curb appeal and resale value? A healthy, well-maintained lawn provides many environmental benefits, including: Oxygen production – A 50-foot by 50-foot lawn produces enough oxygen for a family of four. Cooling effect – Eight healthy front lawns have the cooling effect of …

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What locations are ideal for mulch blowing?

Have you heard about mulch blowing services, but you’re not sure if it’s right for your property? Well, you’re right to wonder. Mulch blowing is a great service, but it doesn’t work on every property. E.A. Quin’s mulch blower allows us to install mass amounts of mulch in a timely and efficient manner. The process …

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How long does it take for hydroseed to grow?

Anyone looking for a greener, fuller lawn may consider hydroseed as a solution. And you’ll probably want to know how quickly hydroseeded grass will grow. As with most things, the answer to that question is a little complicated. The first question to answer is, “What type of grass am I installing”? Different types of grass …

Before & After: Retaining Wall

Do you have a crumbling wooden or poured concrete retaining wall that has seen better days? The professionals at EA Quinn Landscape Contracting can help! We can help you design a new paver retaining wall that is not only functional, but is also beautiful. Pavers or natural stone are not only more visually appealing than …

E.A. Quinn Needs Your Vote

EA Quinn is once again in the running for the Best Landscaper in Hartford Magazine’s annual “Best of Hartford” poll. We’ve been honored as the best landscaper in the state and we’re hoping to secure the honor again this year. If you’ve worked with us in the past year and had a good experience, then …

7 Landscaping Resolutions for 2017

January isn’t over, so there’s still time to set your resolutions for a new year. Don’t forget to include your yard as you make resolutions for a new year. Here are our suggestions on landscaping resolutions that will have you feeling great about your garden and lawn in 2017: 1 – Develop a list of …

10 Things that Every Landscape Design Needs

Whether you are looking for a formal or informal outdoor space — or a mix of both — you want your outdoor living area to be a place where you and your guests want to stay and relax. Here are 10 basic things that your landscape design should include to give you an enjoyable outdoor …