3 Tips for Choosing the Right Landscaper
Your landscape says something about your home and allows you to take advantage of the almost year-round ability to enjoy the outdoors as a part of your central living space.
What is Included in Landscaping?
November 20, 2019
Do you have an area around your home that you've always wanted to landscape, but weren't quite sure how to get started? Perhaps you're unclear about the exact landscape services that...
What Does a Landscaping Company Do?
October 23, 2019
Tennessee has some of the most stunning outdoor spaces in the country, with gently rolling hills and an abundance of open space for dramatic landscaping. However...
Paver Projects at Affordable Prices
September 19, 2019
For about 20 years we’ve known that driveway pavers, patio pavers, and parking lot pavers are the longest-lasting and lowest-maintenance paving method on the market...
Tips for Finding the Best Snow Removal Contractor
September 7, 2019
Summer is on its way out, and though we're looking forward to some cooler weather, we should remember that Jack Frost is headed this way. It’s a good idea to get a head start on finding the...
Custom Backyard Patio
August 31, 2019
Our hardscape design and paver installation team recently completed a very impressive backyard patio for our Nashville client.
Synthetic Backyard Turf
August 25, 2019
Our landscape designers at Smart Scapes LLC recently completed a beautiful, synthetic turf backyard landscaping project for this “tall and skinny” Nashville home.
Traditional Paver Patio
August 17, 2019
A lot of our customers ask, “Why hire a paving contractor?” And while doing the work yourself is certainly an option, there are some good reasons to hiring a paver company.
Backyard Patio Paradise
August 10, 2019
In this recent project, our paver design and installation team completed a hardscaping and landscape design task for a local Nashville celebrity in 12 South...
Enter Patio, Exit Flooding
August 4, 2019
Our clients absolutely love their new home. However, shortly after moving in, they noticed a problem with watershed. The ground near the foundation of the home was collecting water whenever it rained...
Townhome Parking Lot
July 28, 2019
Nashville is leading the way in the application of eco-friendly paving techniques for commercial properties. Smart Scapes LLC is proud to be the region's top paving contractor for environmentally-conscious paving...
Patio Paving Project
July 22, 2019
The summer heat is on in Nashville, and we are preparing for the rainy season by designing and installing as many permeable paver systems as we can. To incentivize residents to jump on the eco-friendly campaign with us, we are now offering special...
Brentwood Paving Project
July 13, 2019
Another eco-friendly paving project done and completed! In this project, our paving installation crew created a beautiful, permeable-paved entryway and parking lot for a commercial lot in Brentwood...
A New Backyard Patio and Roof
July 6, 2019
To us, Nashville landscaping means creating outdoor works of art so our clients can spend more time outside. This covered patio does just that. We were so inspired by the job that we are now offering a...
Mansker Creek Park
June 30, 2019
In this recent job, our permeable paver contractor crew designed and installed American Disabilities Act-compliant permeable pavers on a Mansker Creek public park. This park is in a flood zone, so having permeability in the paving stones is an absolute must. In this 10,000 sq. ft. job, the clients asked...
June 23, 2019
In this project, our landscape design team customized a permeable paver parking lot for a Shell gas station in East Nashville. This project included the use of pervious pavers to allow for the passage of stormwater through the paver system and into the ground beneath.
June 6, 2019
Make some changes and "step up" your home’s landscaping with a natural stone staircase from Smart Scapes LLC. Our landscape design team did it again, this time by custom creating a pleasant and almost “one with the Earth” stone stairway on this sloped grade.
Revisiting The Guitar Project
A customer of ours recently sent our team a photograph, a pleasant reminder of the “Guitar Project,” a unique, customized landscaping and hardscaping job we completed about a year ago.
Landscape Follow Up - The Comparison
Inspired by a visit to a return client’s home, Smart Scapes LLC is now offering a special on Xeric scaping, rock mulch, Black Mondo grass, K9 turf, and all shade garden landscaping design and small garden projects.
Landscape Design Follow Up
One of the services that Smart Scapes LLC provides to our clients is we follow up on our completed landscaping jobs. We care about the work we do and we want it to last. So we keep tabs on our landscape design, to ensure all of our plantings, beds, turfs, trees, and flowers are doing well.
New Product: Retaining Walls!
Ready to make your yard more usable? Retaining walls are the answer. In this recent project for a Nashville client, we designed and built an aesthetic retaining wall in what had been a sloped yard space. With the use of retaining wall blocks, fill dirt, top soil, and sod
Summer Special on Synthetic Turf!
Smart Scapes LLC is happy to announce a new summer special on all of our synthetic turf services. Let’s kick summer off the right way and get you into a brand new, maintenance-free backyard with artificial grass, a relaxing, custom-built patio, and expert landscape design.
Rooftop Turf Special
Smart Scapes LLC seeks to create new and aesthetic ways of doing landscaping. We’ve watched Nashville expand since day one. Our innovative design team thought, “How can we bring more landscaping to a city that's turning into a concrete jungle?” One of our designers came up with the idea of creating synthetic turf designs for rooftops. That’s right, rooftops.
Helping the Birds
Every spring Mother Nature challenges us with a few obstacles. This week we’re tasked with taking out an old foundation landscape around a beautiful home in Franklin. The foreman told me, the crews were hard at work taking out huge shrubs that were over grown, when all of the sudden they came to a screeching halt.
Celebrating Earth Day With Eco-Friendly Pavers
Imagine sitting in your backyard, soaking up the beautiful summer weather soon to come. We can all agree that Nashville is best enjoyed outside, and that's what our local clients can now experience with their new permeable paver patio and fresh landscaping renovation.
A New Permeable Patio
What is erosion? Yes, we all know what erosion is, but what we are learning is that erosion is a legitimate force to reckon with in Nashville. Though Nashville is not part of the tropics, this city is known for its rainy season.
Our new clients came to us about their East Nashville home, worried about a regularly flooded yard and water leaking into their home. Luckily, Smart Scapes LLC had the designers and problem solvers to innovate a solution.
Helping Our Furry Friends in East Nashville
Smart Scapes LLC did a good deed for our canine friends in East Nashville when we built this brand new synthetic turf dog park. This park is made from top-grade synthetic turf and artificial grasses, creating a beautiful ground covering that is safe to play on and which requires almost no maintenance.
New Landscape Design Part #2
Our synthetic turf putting green project for retired NFL wide receiver Eric Decker is coming along nicely. Eric requested a full backyard transformation for his Nashville home. The project has many factors to it, from new plantings, a recessed trampoline system, fresh landscaping surrounding the existing sports court, and so on.
New Landscape Design Part #1
Smart Scapes LLC is happy to add Mr. Eric Decker to our client list. Eric just retired from eight years with the NFL, and he is now living with his wife Jesse and their three kids, right here in Nashville. Eric called our team here at Smart Scapes LLC to request a full remodel of his backyard play area.
Introducing Putting Greens!
Smart Scapes LLC is now proud to announce an entirely new line of service for our growing clientele. As of this month, Smart Scapes LLC will be offering full design and installation services for synthetic backyard putting greens. For the first time, our clients can now have a specially-made putting green
Commercial Snow Removal
The winter weather is knocking at our door, reminding us all, “Did we sign up for snow removal services yet?” Smart Scapes LLC is more than a landscaping company, we also offer the best snow removal services in the area. When the snow report is indicating snow.
Permeable Patio Restoration
When homeowners and business owners want patios, walkways, entryways, porches, driveways, and parking lots that are not only immaculate in their visual appeal but which also serve an ecological function, they call Smart Scapes LLC.
Snow Removal Special!
The fall weather has been absolutely beautiful, but it's just a reminder old man winter is knocking on the door. Don't miss this opportunity to get in on our snow and ice services. Space is limited so call today!
Mechanical Overlay Driveway
In this project, we transformed an old, worn out, cracked and weedy asphalt drive into a miraculous, aesthetically appealing and durable paver-lain path. What’s unique about this job is that we were able to use new, mechanical “overlay” paver technology to simply install pavers over the existing asphalt.
A New Backyard Garden
Rock gardens, rain gardens, perennial sun or shade gardens and more. Call us today to find out how our design team can create a special place out of your messy space.
Paver gorgeous! Look at this Rosetta New Mission paver patio we installed a few weeks ago. Just settling into to their newly built home in Green Hills, these clients needed a place for seating under the stars.
As fall has set in this past week, pool season is coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean you can’t start planning for next year. Look at this great option we installed around this pool, artificial turf grass! This project made great use of the artificial grass.
Backyard Pavers Part #2
In the beautiful weather that Tennessee has to offer, every homeowner wants a lovely, landscaped yard to enjoy it in. That’s the goal of Smart Scapes LLC, to design and create unique, custom-built, landscaped works of art. From landscaping stones, pavers, and blocks to all forms of plants, flowers, trees...
Backyard Pavers Part #1
At Smart Scapes LLC, our specialty lies in producing unique and innovative landscape creations. Our landscape design knows no rival, and our garden design is on par with true works of art. In this project, we took an ordinarily unusable yard and evolved it into backyard landscape paradise. Our landscaping service on this project now allows our client to enjoy this narrow outdoor vestibule in resplendent color and aesthetic.
Fire Pit Patio
Smart Scapes LLC recently completed another lovely patio project, this one replete with a sitting wall, a fire pit, and special, built-in columns for planters or sculpture. In this project, our design team first worked closely with our clients to create, in images, the exact outdoor patio that they wanted...
Synthetic Restaurant Turf
Feast your eyes of another lovely, very green project that we recently completed here at Smart Scapes LLC. In this new project, we took what started off as a standard commercial lot in the heart of Nashville, a commercial lot that surrounded a popular restaurant called the Kung Fu Saloon...
Smart Scapes LLC constantly innovates new ways to do landscaping. In this project, we devised a way to lay turf down on a rooftop, giving residents of this downtown Nashville loft a bit of greenery of their own.
Machine Installed Pavers
At Smart Scapes LLC, we lead the way in innovation and customization for paving. In this particular job, we utilized a high tech machine-install approach to rapidly and uniformly lay pavers over an old, asphalt driveway.
Gas Station Pavers
In this project by Smart Scapes LLC, we combined engineering ingenuity, eco-conscious building, and a flair for aesthetics by building a permeable-paved lot for East Nashville’s newest Shell gas station.
Our designers and installation crew at Smart Scapes LLC just completed this custom permeable concrete paver project in Nashville, Tennessee. We used driveway pavers and concrete pavers to create a beautifully finished commercial driveway and parking lot for the new, premier townhomes off of Dickerson Pike in East Nashville.
The Guitar Project
From the moment we first lay eyes on this backyard piece, the casual observer can see that this project puts the “custom” in Custom Landscape Design.
One of the services we offer at Smart Scapes is snow removal. Snow removal in the South requires a deft hand and a keen eye. Most landscaping companies do not even offer this service. Most locals don’t think they need snow removal until that first storm hits in mid-January.
Walking Paths and Garden Paradises
We recently completed this immaculate yard improvement project for a client. Our designers at Smart Scapes LLC put together a contemporary, unique plan that complemented the old-growth trees in the vicinity
A Normal Back Yard Turned Into a Cozy Patio Space - Our Recent Project
We recently completed this custom patio design at Smart Scapes LLC. What a beautiful project! Here we took an old, water-collecting backyard and transformed it into a beautiful patio. We brought a permeable, paved walkway around from the second-floor stairway to the patio itself, adding in bamboo shoots and a custom-made fire pit.
A New Project Completed by Smart Scapes LLC
A recent client asked us to take a normal backyard and add some good, old-fashioned landscape beauty to it. Their backyard was lovely, to begin with, but a natural slope in the yard made for poor drainage, and a lack of plantings left something to be desired.