Our degrees, board certifications, licenses, awards, and accolades are as follows:
North Carolina Licensed Landscape Contractor #1690 (active)
North Carolina Certified Plant Professional (active)
North Carolina Licensed Irrigation Contractor Corporate License #156 & personal qualifier license # 307 (active)
Certified Aquascape Pond Contractor (active)
International Professional Pond Contractors Association approved contractor (active)
North Carolina licensed Commercial Building General Contractor # 51489 (active)
South Carolina licensed Commercial Building General Contractor # G113980 (active)
North Carolina licensed Highway General Contractor #51489 (active)
North Carolina licensed Home Inspector #2206 (in-active)
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (active)
North Carolina Licensed Turf & Ornamental Pesticide Applicator (expired)
North Carolina Licensed Aquatic Pesticide applicator (expired)
Rainbird Select Irrigation Contractor (active)
Anabec Certified Mold Remediator (expired)
Certified Concrete Pavement Installer by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute
Maintained the same company name, ownership, and same phone number for our entire history of proprietorship (very rare in this industry)
Selected from all the NC Irrigation License applicants to be Field Investigator for North Carolina Irrigation Contractor’s Licensure Board & the Department of Justice who investigates claims of unlicensed practice and work that doesn’t meet code and testifying on the State’s behalf for prosecution of those companies or individuals (active)
General Contractor’s exam prepatory class instructor (part time)
Multiple Category Winner of the coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (awarded to the top 5% of their service providers in each service category in their region) every consecutive year since we were put on the list.
Maintained an A+ with the Better Business Bureau for our entire history.
Landscaping product testing and evaluation for some of the country’s largest manufacturers such as Rainbird Corporation, Aquascape, Baseline, & Alliance Lighting (active)
Consultant and Qualified Expert for Civil cases involving landscaping & site development malpractice (part time)
Over 20 years of field engineering & construction experience in over 50 trades of construction and landscaping
Outdoor Life, Inc. Selected as one of the top 5 landscaping companies in Charlotte by CBS News in June of 2013
Landscape lighting work featured in the Alliance Lighting 2011 national landscape lighting product catalog
Hand picked to be the top landscaping company featured in the inaugral edition of Charlotte’s Hand Selected Service Guide to the BEST local businesses.
Selected by The Angie’s List Editorial Staff to be a contributor to an Angie’s List Magazine article on reclaimed water usage for irrigation in 2009
Selected by The Angie’s List Editorial Staff to be a contributor to an Angie’s List Magazine article on Eco Friendly “GREEN” Landscaping in 2010
Selected by the Charlotte Observer Editorial Staff to be a contributor to an article on Outdoor Living areas in 2005
Qualified contractor and service provider for some of the country’s largest corporations such as Bank of America, Carolina’s Healthcare System, and Target.
Successfully designed and performed residential construction projects up to $135,000.00 in cost and commercial construction projects up to $375,000.00 in cost.