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Do You Need a Retaining Wall?

Retaining walls are everywhere, if you’re looking for them. Homes, businesses and schools all use them along property lines, landscaping, and steep grades. So, do you need a retaining wall? And if so, what do you need to consider before building or hiring a hardscaping company to design and build it for you?

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Rainscaping Cost-Share Program : What You Need to Know

Each year, the Deer Creek Watershed Alliance welcomes eligible St. Louis-area property owners to apply to receive a rebate of 75% of documented and approved costs (up to a maximum of $4,500) for a rainscaping project design, implementation, and/or maintenance costs for rainscaping!

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St. Louis Business Awards

Quiet Village Landscaping Recognized As Future 50 Award Winner

Quiet Village Landscaping is thrilled to be recognized in the 2018 Small Business Awards honoring the St. Louis area’s top companies. Winning companies were nominated by readers of St. Louis Small Business Monthly and we appreciate everyone who voted for us! 

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Quiet Village Landscaping Wins National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) Environmental Stewardship Award!

Quiet Village Landscaping is proud to announce it has been awarded an Environmental Stewardship Award by the National Association of Landscape Professionals.

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Tips for Gardening With Dogs

We love our pets, especially dogs! And, as a landscaping company we also love our gardens and outdoor living spaces. However, sometimes the two don’t seem to mix quite perfectly. One common complaint we hear from our lawn maintenance customers is that dogs destroy flower beds, tear up lawns and aren’t the gentlest with new plants. 

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Quiet Village Landscaping Chosen as Finalist for ADA Awards

At Home Magazine / St. Louis Magazine presented the awards and finalists for this year’s Architect & Designer Awards (ADA), a local design competition with over 300 applicants. We attended the awards reception at Windows on Washington last month and are proud to share that we were a finalist in the competing category “Residential Landscape Design” for our landscape design project in Ladue, Missouri.

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Naturescaping: How to Use Native Plants Artfully

Have you ever driven by a home that has clearly embraced native plants with a prairie growing right up to the curb? What was your first thought? As a horticulturist and lover of naturescaping, I am thrilled at the biodiversity and food sources I see. However, as a designer I cringe.

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Planting Pollinator Host Plants

This spring, take the next step to protect our beneficial pollinators by planting host plants! Many sustainability-minded folks already know how important Milkweed is to Monarchs. But why is it so important?

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2018 Outdoor Living Trends

With just a few more weeks of winter left, we’re looking forward to the newest outdoor living trends for 2018. Our team is thrilled that people are embracing the new-ish idea of outdoor ‘rooms’ now more than ever before!

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Landscaping and Grounds Tour of Busch Stadium

In July, the Quiet Village Landscaping team joined the Landscape & Nursery Association of Greater St. Louis on a behind-the-scenes landscaping and grounds tour of Busch Stadium in Downtown St. Louis.

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