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For more than a decade, M.E. Contracting, a leading Toronto Landscaping Company, has built a reputation for innovative, high quality, and affordable solutions for residential and other landscaping construction projects. We pride ourselves on using time-honored supplies, designs, and processes, but have also evolved to creatively integrate the latest “green” technologies and eco-friendly options in every project we take on.When working on any landscaping project, it’s important to integrate lasting and sustainable green spaces into your existing outdoor area to not only enhance the space itself but to provide long term value.
We are Toronto landscaping contractors who offer complete landscaping solutions including Pool Building and Installation, Deck Building, Sport Court Installation, Paving & Interlocking, Outdoor Kitchen Installation, Woodworking and many more, These landscaping services can be tailored to every budget. At M.E. Contracting we are proud to call ourselves as one stop shop for all your outdoor Landscaping needs. We also own the only landscaping showroom in Ontario with over 7,000 sft of landscaping items & accessories such as Interlocking tiles, stones, Railings, decks, pergolas, several outdoor kitchens, outdoor furniture and even a full size fibreglass pool!
The secret of our success is simple. We go to great lengths to understand our client’s needs, and never forget their tastes, goals, and budgets drive the project from consultation to completion. Landscaping projects are highly personal, which is why we always recommend an on-site inspection of all property to get a better “feel” for the existing environment – and to make sure we share the same attention to detail and commitment necessary to meet expectations.
Because our reputation and your satisfaction is on the line with every project, we only accept a limited number of jobs at the same time so we can dedicate the right blend of talent to each one – from landscape designers to installation professionals to business and project management staff who are there every step of the way. As such, we pride ourselves on following principles of design and professional conduct as recommended by Landscape Ontario, RHL and look forward to earning your trust – and making your landscaping dreams come true.
You won’t be able to find a Toronto landscaping company, other than M.E. Contracting, that are really committed to their customers. We establish relationships with our customers for the long term and take pride in doing the best job possible. Just call M. E. Contracting today and start relaxing in your lush, fragrant front or back yard, or to enhance the aesthetics of your office building.
M.E. Contracting’s success is in large part a result of us insisting on excellent communication and transparency with the client.
When we work on any pool design and construction project we employ a simple yet effective step by step process to ensure the client & M.E. Contracting team are on the same page.
Our process can be broken down to the following steps:
Each and every prospective client will first have a “discovery” conversation with the project manager to discuss the general aspects of the project.
Once we understand the project’s general outline we will schedule an on-premise consultation.
At the time of consultation the project manager will meet with the home owners, learn about the client’s “ideal project”, their “must-have”, their ideas, needs and the budget they have.
We will take notes, pictures and measurements. We will exchange ideas then use the information collected to create an estimate to match the family’s lifestyle, needs and budget.
M.E. Contracting’s project manager will use the notes, measurements and pictures he took at the initial consultation to create a perliminary design.
The design will take into consideration all aspects: structures, grading, existing trees, client’s needs, budget etc.
Once the initial design is complete, the client will be presented with the layout where they are encouraged to provide feedback so a final revision can be prepared for quoting.
Once the initial “rough” design has been agreed upon we will again meet with the client to discuss the various elements that go into the project such as materials, colour options etc.
We will develop the estimate accordingly and schedule a meeting to present and discuss the estimate with the client.
Once the final estimate is approved we will start working on the permit.
Each city or municipality has its own requirements, bylaws etc. therefore time to receive the permit can vary greatly.
Once ready to go, M.E. Contracting will schedule the construction of the project, prepare the crews, machinery, materials etc.
We will have a foreman, a project manager and the landscaping designer all working together to stay true to the design, timeline and budget
There are a multitude of options when it comes to designing your landscape. Considerations such as space, as mentioned above, and budget, come into mind. While there are Toronto landscaping contractors who will offer you the most expensive option first, M.E. Contracting will lay them all out for you and let you choose what you want and are able to afford.
Types of landscaping design & construction we offer:
Softscape – Softscape is a term that takes into mind using what you may already have on hand in your home and yard to design or re-design your yard. It’s an economical choice because it uses things that already exist inside or outside your home, such as flowers, plants, shrubs, trees, and flower beds.
Hardscape – Hardscape is a relatively new term. It is often used by disreputable contractors to promote custom, expensive landscaping solutions. The part that they don’t mention is that the term, like softscape, is simply referring to things already on your property. It encompasses any hard surface, such as driveways, walkways, or patios.
M.E. Contracting has landscape designers who are ready to bring your dream of a lush, vibrant front or backyard to life.
Call us today for a free, no obligation consultation and see why we are considered to be one of the best landscaping companies in Toronto!
Making a decision regarding landscaping construction can be a lengthy process so we invite you to call and speak to a staff member. Meanwhile, we’ve put together a few answers to some of our commonly asked questions about landscaping design and construction below.
Investing in your homes’ landscaping provides a high return on investment!
Studies show that investment in landscaping construction can, in turn, improve the value of ones’ home by as much as 28%.
In fact, the generally accepted investment return on landscaping-related home improvements is 60 cents on every dollar invested. It is usually advised to invest 20%-30% of the value of ones’ home on landscaping.
When it comes to the return on investment, M.E contracting’s landscaping professionals have the experience and knowledge to help guide you make the right decisions.
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In short, it depends.
Most types of landscaping and backyard improvements will not require permits but each municipality has its own bylaws therefore we need to make sure we follow all local rules.
Rest assured, M.E. Contracting has ample experience with all types of outdoor construction projects and the necessary permits. We will guide you through the process and work with you to ensure all permits and/or required documents are done properly.
Yes, of course! Our company is fully insured. The safety of our people and our client’s peace of mind for their property is of utmost importance to us.
M.E. Contracting has all appropriate liability insurance coverages through an Insurance company endorsed by Landscape Ontario.
All vehicles and any plated and non-plated equipment are properly licensed, where applicable, and fully insured. Being fully insured in just one of the many ways we show our customers that we have our priorities in the right places- putting safety security to our customers and our employees first.
YES!. Actually, M.E. Contracting is the ONLY Landscaping Construction company in Ontario with a full fledged 7,000 SQFT Landscaping showroom.
We invested heavily in our showroom because we want our clients to see, touch and feel the materials used in their project.
Our showroom features outdoor kitchens, interlocking tiles, decks, special railings, pergolas, and even a full-size fibreglass pool.
Schedule an appointment today to visit our showroom. We are confident you’ll feel inspired.