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Odd Job Landscaping Receives Best of Houzz 2017 Award

January 26, 2017 Published by Comments Off on Odd Job Landscaping Receives Best of Houzz 2017 Award

Houzz Award for Design Odd Job Landscaping of Darien, CT has won “Best Of Design” on Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The outdoor landscape design firm was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories:... Read More

Odd Job Landscaping Receives Two 2016 HOBI Awards

December 5, 2016 Published by Comments Off on Odd Job Landscaping Receives Two 2016 HOBI Awards
Custom Infinity Pool

Awards for Best Residential Remodel and Best Showroom Odd Job Landscaping of Darien, CT has won two 2016 Home Building Industry (HOBI) Awards, sponsored by the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Connecticut, the leading consumer and commercial resource for home building, remodeling and land development in Fairfield County. The HOBI Awards Program offers recognition to builders, remodelers and suppliers for excellence in home design and construction, home technology, sales... Read More

Outdoor Living Space Design Projects: Step-by-Step

June 3, 2016 Published by Comments Off on Outdoor Living Space Design Projects: Step-by-Step
outdoor living space

If you are daydreaming about a yard with a gourmet outdoor kitchen, a sparkling custom pool and spa, or an ambiance-inducing fire pit, you should begin the process sooner than you may think. For many of our Connecticut clients, the process of completing an outdoor living space can take up to six months. We always recommend planning at least one season ahead—two is even better. So if you want to... Read More

Odd Job Landscaping Receives Best of Houzz 2016 Award

January 25, 2016 Published by Comments Off on Odd Job Landscaping Receives Best of Houzz 2016 Award

Houzz Award for Design Odd Job Landscaping of Darien, CT has won “Best Of Design” on Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The outdoor landscape design firm was chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories:... Read More

Odd Job Landscaping Receives 2015 HOBI Award

November 30, 2015 Published by Comments Off on Odd Job Landscaping Receives 2015 HOBI Award
A masonry patio surrounds the custom pool and outdoor fire pit area

Award for Outstanding Pool House Odd Job Landscaping of Darien, CT has won a 2015 Home Building Industry (HOBI) Award, sponsored by the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Connecticut. HBRA is the leading consumer and commercial resource for home building, remodeling and land development in Fairfield County. The HOBI Awards Program recognizes builders, remodelers and suppliers for excellence in home design and construction. Winners are selected by a panel... Read More

4 Outdoor Kitchen Trends in Connecticut

October 28, 2015 Published by Comments Off on 4 Outdoor Kitchen Trends in Connecticut
Outdoor Kitchens in Connecticut

Imagine how incredible your outdoor living space will be with the addition of a luxurious outdoor kitchen. The usability of your space will increase tenfold as you are able to host your family and friends in a resort-like atmosphere, complete with sizzling steaks in the background. These top outdoor kitchen trends combine functionality and beauty to create the ideal open-air cooking space for your Connecticut home: Connecticut Fieldstone Just one... Read More

Masonry Benefits Connecticut Landscapes

October 24, 2015 Published by Comments Off on Masonry Benefits Connecticut Landscapes
square step stones with grass joints from a home in Darien, Connecticut

Masonry is a crucial part of any landscape design in Connecticut. Whether we are working with Connecticut fieldstone, brick, granite, or another hardscape material, every stone we lay and brick we place has a distinct purpose. Our masonry services transform the yards of Connecticut homeowners by accomplishing these three things: Improves Aesthetics Landscape masonry is an art. Odd Job Landscaping meticulously selects stone to ensure it complements the outdoor space... Read More

Benefits of Landscape Lighting Design in Connecticut

October 18, 2015 Published by Comments Off on Benefits of Landscape Lighting Design in Connecticut
landscape lighting design in Connecticut

One of the most overlooked aspects of landscaping is lighting. Landscape lighting design is about making your property more beautiful while improving its functionality, and it is one of our specialties at Odd Job Landscaping. Here’s why we think every home in Connecticut can benefit from our professional landscape lighting design: Improves Visibility Whether you are taking an evening dip in the pool or grilling up some dinner for the... Read More

Odd Job Landscaping Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

October 9, 2015 Published by Comments Off on Odd Job Landscaping Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

Houzz Awards for Design and Customer Service Odd Job Landscaping of Darien, CT has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The outdoor landscape design firm was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. The Best Of Houzz award is given... Read More

Fall Foliage Options to Enhance Landscape Design

August 7, 2015 Published by Comments Off on Fall Foliage Options to Enhance Landscape Design
connecticut landscaping in autumn

When it comes to landscape design, the layout of your foliage is crucial. With the right placement, your yard can be transformed from humdrum to extraordinary, and it’s not just about the spring and summer. While spring flowers are certainly stunning, if you plan out your landscaping correctly, you will still have ample blooms come fall time—yes, even in Connecticut. Here are our favorite fall plantings to include in our... Read More