Certified by the Georgia Department of Agriculture and the Professional Lawn Care Association of America, Riverfront Landscaping bolsters curb appeal with professional lawn and landscaping services. The outdoor artisans also create pondless waterfalls, koi ponds, and bubbling fountains for a client list that has included Macon-Bibb County Parks and Recreation and the Keep Warner Robins Beautiful Commission. Solidly assembled from bricks and fieldstones, Riverfront's custom-built arbors, pergolas, outdoor fireplaces, and open-air kitchens help transform backyards into magical gathering places that extend a friendly invitation to neighbors and lonely indoor kitchens.
LDI Landscape's staff can tackle projects of all sizes. With knowledge of landscaping, irrigation, and fertilization, they can mow grass, edge sidewalks and beds, and trim shrubs for residential and commercial buildings alike. Their experience in landscaping projects, along with their fleet of backhoes and equipment trucks, equips them to construct outdoor areas for larger clients, such as mini-malls and distant planets. When Bass Pro Shops decided to open a new location, they enlisted LDI to create a mountain-themed area with dry sand and arid plants.
The blossom connoisseurs at family-owned Lawrence Mayer Florist proffer a plethora of fresh-cut flowers from all over the world for a variety of bud-appropriate occasions. Buyers can browse the European-style market setting for feisty floral arrangements, such as the Garden Parade, teeming with pops of yellow, red, and purple and rife with roses, alstroemeria, chrysanthemums, and other flora ($42.95), or a bunch of sunny yellow tulips, corralled into a clear glass vase and cinched with a yellow bow ($34.95). The rose medley mixes Matsumoto asters and mini carnations with roses for a spirited bouquet of pink and white ($47.95).
Brian and Brandon Lunsford helm Inspect-All Services, the pest control and home inspection company their father founded in 1984. Trained technicians at Inspect-All Services travel to homes throughout the metro Atlanta area to help homeowners live bug-free. The award-winning company steps up to obliterate pests—such as termites, rodents, mosquitoes, spiders, ants, and roaches—with an arsenal of environmentally friendly products.
Since Stewart Vernon started America’s Swimming Pool Company in 2001, it has blossomed across 11 states and now boasts nearly 100 locations. The company’s Certified Pool Operator–trained professionals oversee more than 60 million gallons of water each week as they clean and maintain residential pools, as well as diagnose issues with pumps or lazy filters that have been letting in swimmers who aren’t wearing ties and jackets. In addition to repairing equipment, the experts can install brand-new systems or entirely renovate pools with retiling and new decks. For hot-tub aficionados, the company outfits homes with Garden Leisure spas, which help to relax aching muscles without the dangers associated with steeping in a witch’s cauldron.