Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015

From Design to Ready-to-Enjoy™: we do everything but provide the outdoor furniture

Outdoor furniture is like icing on the cake—it completes your outdoor design and build project and brings everything together. As Land Effects does everything BUT provide the outdoor furniture, we went out to speak to some outdoor furniture experts at Hauser Co.—a pre-eminent outdoor furniture store—at their Merton Street location in Toronto to get some inside information.  ..

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Posted on Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Composite Decks—Another Option for Our Clients

Every year we exhibit at or visit the various local Building and Home Shows that occur in and around Toronto—one of the bigger ones being, of course, the National Home Show, held at Exhibition Place. ..

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Posted on Monday, April 20, 2015

Safety Training —it’s a key responsibility to our clients

As the owner of a landscape design and construction company, I take our responsibilities to our clients very seriously.  ..

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Posted on Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Fire Features are the Hot New Trend in Landscape Design

Adding a gas fire feature to your landscape design adds an ambiance that not even great outdoor lighting can achieve. ..

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Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2015

Outdoor Wood-Burning Pizza Ovens

Cooking outside has been around since time immemorial. There is something primal about it. It goes back to our caveman origins—roast mastedon over the open fire. YUM! Although the fire part's the same, little else resembles what our earliest ancestors had to deal with except for maybe the fact that we're still roasting or grilling meat outdoors. ..

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Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Choosing Pool Features

So you're thinking about putting in a pool.  ..

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Posted on Friday, February 20, 2015

The Markham Home Show is on Now!

We are, at this very minute, meeting some great folks up here at the Markham Spring Home Show. It's only $4.00 to get in so if you're in the neighborhood, drop in and say hello. ..

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Posted on Thursday, January 29, 2015

Land Effects will be at the Markham Spring HomeShow

Come and see us and talk to us about your 2015 landscaping project. Or, just stop by and ask us some questions about what you're thinking you might like to have done.  ..

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Posted on Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Transformation: Positive Changes to Better Serve Our Customers

Today, Land Effects is a different company from what it was when it started. This was inevitable. As we amassed years of experience and completed countless new projects we found our sweet spot—that exact combination of creativity, expertise, and services that allow us to bring the most value to our customers.  ..

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Posted on Monday, December 22, 2014

Season's Greetings

Wishing you the very best for 2015!
—Keith  ..

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Posted on Friday, December 19, 2014

2014 is Almost Over—Start Thinking About Your Landscape Design Now for 2015

For me, as a landscape designer, designing outdoor spaces is all about creating spaces you want to spend time in—comfortable, relaxing spaces where you can entertain or escape to for a much-needed respite from your busy schedule. ..

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