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Clearwater Landscapers: What to Expect

Landscapers are a little different than the average contractor; not only will they be outdoors, but they also won’t even be touching your house. The great thing about this relationship is that a landscaping project will not change your Clearwater home's daily routine. The tricky thing is knowing how to maintain a working relationship with [...]

The Best Landscape Lighting for Your Tampa Oasis

People know the Tampa Bay area for its beautiful lush tropical plants, incredible landscape lighting, and year-round pleasant weather. The beautiful tree-lined streets of Tampa’s neighborhoods set a standard not seen in many other cities. Record numbers have been set for tourism in the Bay area the past six years in a row, and more [...]

By | 2017-09-13T09:58:47+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Categories: Landscape Lighting|Tags: , , , , |

Choosing a Landscaping Contractor: 3 Tips to Remember

You put a lot of work into your home, including cleaning, decorating, doing maintenance, and more. This includes yard work. Whether it’s planting flowers, edging your lawn, or adding a stone pathway, it requires time, effort, and money. Many people are too busy to put all the work into a project in order to make [...]

Eco-Friendly Lawn Maintenance: 3 Tips for Success

Modern developments in science and biology have given us a broad range of tools and products to keep our homes and yards weed-free, lush green environments. Any homeowner can buy weed killer, pesticides, fertilizer, and more at the nearest big box store. However, many of these products use toxic chemicals and harmful ingredients that can [...]

Finding a Landscaping Company Near Me

“What's the best landscaping company near me,” St. Petersburg residents ask. Invariably, they discover Professor Green Thumb. With more than 15 years of service in the Tampa Bay area, Professor Green Thumb has landscaped, transformed, and beautified homes of every size and structure. Shannon Smithson and his team of experts combine an eye for aesthetic [...]

Local Landscaping Services: The Keys to Beautification

A beautifully landscaped yard is a work of art. At Professor Green Thumb, we see every yard as a blank canvas. Among our local landscaping services is the ability to see through your eyes and make your vision a reality. Like most landscapers, we tend to paint with a green palette; if you desire a [...]

The Benefits of Hiring Landscaping Contractors

Yard work is hard work. St. Petersburg is a beautiful city, of course. But the same sun that gives us such rich, warm weather also beats down mercilessly. Keeping your landscaped home or business maintained isn't a simple DIY chore. Professor Green Thumb and his crew are landscaping contractors who follow the project from concept [...]

With Landscape Design, the Choices Are All Yours

The aesthetics of your yard are important to you. Sometimes it takes more than planting a tree here, and a line of shrubs there, and waiting for the grass to grow! Landscape design is an art form. From picking the perfect plants to the fine details of lighting, paving and even fence design, the artisans [...]

Professional Landscaping 101: Understanding St. Petersburg

Professional landscaping can mean different things to different people. In St. Petersburg, where the weather is almost always superb, the air clean and the water plentiful, so many plant varieties will thrive with minimal care and attention. Thank you, Mother Nature, but this isn’t necessarily a good thing for homeowners or business people; those who [...]

Tips for Perfect Patio Pavers Installation

Thinking about renovating your St. Petersburg patio, but not sure if you want to commit to caring for a wood deck? Professor Green Thumb's pavers installation is the perfect solution. Pavers are durable against the elements and the perfect choice for a backyard patio. There are hundreds of options to consider for pavers; they come [...]

By | 2017-05-02T16:36:09+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Categories: Paver Installation|Tags: , , , , |