For nearly 30 years, Whitwell Landscaping has been serving the metro Atlanta area. We provide high-end landscape design, installation, tree removal and maintenance services to residents, homeowner's associations and commercial properties. We have completed hundreds of projects over the years with the same attention to detail and quality that keeps our customers coming back and referring us to their friends and families. With over 30 years of combined experience between our skilled team of.. landscape architects, craftsmen and project managers, we can meet our goals of high quality, precision and integrity with each and every project we undertake.
Our services include:
- Landscape Design
- Lawn maintenance
- Cleanup and removal
- Correcting drainage and erosion
- Landscape upgrades and renovations
- Hardscape construction
- Bobcat and trenching service
- Mulch installation
- Sod installation
- Tree and plant installation
- Water features, patios and outdoor fireplaces
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Whitwell Landscaping is fully licensed and insured.
* 24-Hour Service Available
Whitwell Landscaping offers a variety of drought resistant plants and many ways we can help your landscape use less water and, of course, stay green!
Whitwell put in a circular patio w/fire pit. Joe developed a design to meet our needs that was a cost effective solution. His crews showed up on time each day and worked the project to completion.... The end result exceeded out expectations, I would not hesitate to refer Whitwell Landscape to a friend. Lynn RobisonVIEW MORE »VIEW LESS »
Whitwell Landscaping exceeded my expectations! I called Joe Whitwell earlier this fall to get a quote to landscape my back yard. After meeting with Joe, he had me meet with his landscape designer,... Bill, to develop a plan. I had a list of shrubs and trees that I wanted to plant but didn't know how to lay it out. Bill developed a beautiful design and after a little longer than expected wait (due to a couple of weeks of rainy weather) Joe & his team installed the trees, shrubs and perennials over several days. They did an amazing job & were well worth the wait! I am a gardener and I'm particular about how things looked. Joe was awesome about that too - always making sure I liked where everything was going. He also has an eye for detail which I appreciated. Don't hesitate to call Whitwell Landscaping. You'll be happy you did! PS - I'd like to add before & after photos but do not have access to upload them for this review on Kudzu. I'll check back later to see if that changes.VIEW MORE »VIEW LESS »
Joe and his team did a fantastic job with my landscaping issues. We had five large trees to remove, stumps to be ground, a backyard to be leveled and reseeded. Joe listened to our requests and questions, and helped us every step of the way. I had a cheaper quote from someone else, but Joe seemed much more professional and dependable, so I decided to go with him. I am very glad that I did as he was there to oversee the whole project and make sure we were satisfied at the end. I highly recommend Whitwell Landscaping and will certainly use them again for our landscaping needs.
Whitwell put in a circular patio w/fire pit. Joe developed a design to meet our needs that was a cost effective solution. His crews showed up on time each day and worked the project to completion. The end result exceeded out expectations, I would not hesitate to refer Whitwell Landscape to a friend. Lynn Robison
Whitwell Landscaping exceeded my expectations! I called Joe Whitwell earlier this fall to get a quote to landscape my back yard. After meeting with Joe, he had me meet with his landscape designer, Bill, to develop a plan. I had a list of shrubs and trees that I wanted to plant but didn't know how to lay it out. Bill developed a beautiful design and after a little longer than expected wait (due to a couple of weeks of rainy weather) Joe & his team installed the trees, shrubs and perennials over several days. They did an amazing job & were well worth the wait! I am a gardener and I'm particular about how things looked. Joe was awesome about that too - always making sure I liked where everything was going. He also has an eye for detail which I appreciated. Don't hesitate to call Whitwell Landscaping. You'll be happy you did! PS - I'd like to add before & after photos but do not have access to upload them for this review on Kudzu. I'll check back later to see if that changes.
Joe and his crew did a great job on my backyard. He came up with great improvements to fix my drainage problems. I would certainly recommend Joe and hire him again. Jose
We moved into a new townhome in April 2014 with a small backyard. Though the builder tried over and over to correct it, the backyard remained a muddy, unusable mess (as were all of our neighbors). Whitwell was cocky about their ability to correct drainage issues and I really liked that. Once we came up on their schedule (took a while because they are busy), they moved pretty quickly. (It's worth waiting for them). We now have a beautiful backyard with hardscaping and plants. The guys he had do the patio and gas-fed fire pit are true craftsmen. And, he actually has a higher expectation level than I did, because when I thought something was completed and looked great, twice, he had his team redo certain things to get up to his standards. They are not inexpensive, but the quality to cost ratio is better than any other bid that we had gotten. Highly recommended. (And, not only are our drainage issues corrected, fixing ours seems to have corrected at least the next two lots drainage issues)
Mr. Joe Whitwell & Co., is so Professional and Detail Oriented! Not only did Joe and his Team meet my High Standards, They Exceeded Them! I Will Continue to do Business with Whitwell Landscaping and Referrals, when needed! Great Job again, Joe!
Whitwell Landscaping did a great job in cleaning/clearing out a large heavily wooded area in our yard. He and his team cleared all the small trees, vines and brush out, and chipped all the debris. Afterwards the area looks great and we have a beautiful view of it from our house. His price was very reasonable (as compared with some other landscapers). His team showed up on time as agreed and completed the work on schedule. One of my neighbors has already asked for his contact info. I intend to get some more one by him in the future.
Joe and team just did a landscape makeover for me and from design through installation the experience was 5 star. Fast, affordable, courreous, and the results I wanted. Recommended by me!
Based on Kudzu reviews I called Joe, and a couple of other landscapers, last September to give me an estimate on a small patch of our front yard for landscaping work. While Joe wasn't the lowest quote, what sold me on him was his professionalism, knowledge, and ideas. He suggested a design for the work as well as what plants to use. He and the crew arrived on time, and were in and out in under 3 hours. The landscaped area looked very nice but I held off on this review to see how things survived after the winter freeze. This spring very single plant came alive and bloomed - blue aster, gold mound spirea, and chanson azalea. We didn't lose anything, and the bloodgood maple looked particularly impressive. I will definitely use Joe again.
We live in an area with a lot of elevation change. As a result, we have always struggled with water runoff; having washed our original landscape completely off a couple of times. Our builder failed repeatedly to fix the problem. I hired a landscaper who, on the first day, bogged his rented backhoe down in the mud and blew his budget. I brought Joe out and he immediately came up with solutions after evaluating from all angles. I conveyed my vision to him about mitigating the run off problems while turning a mud collection area into an area with a century old fire kettle and a place our family can enjoy. I gave Joe my budget and he came back with a scope of work that was in my budget, not 25% more like others I've dealt with. Now I will say this, don't expect Joe and his team to start work the next day. He is EXTREMELY busy, and IMO, that is good. It means people like his work, and he controls every job, not just assigning it to a crew. Joe was out everyday on my job, running the bobcat, tiller, digging, shoveling, and raking. He will work, and does not sit behind a desk. As a result, he maintains a close watch on exactly every element of the job and will jump on his crew if it isn't right. Joe did a great job of 'rerouting' the water by installing 3 dry river beds, raising my backyard by 3' and other work seen in the pics. I highly recommend Whitwell Landscaping, and I am sure to contract them over the winter for more work. 5 STARS
We hired Joe and team to fix drainage problems in the back yard, level yard and recommend and lay a shade tolerant sod. For the first time in 10 years our yard looks great!!! Job was done in 2 days, sod laid in May, now it's July and we have the greenest grass in the neighborhood! Friendly, professional, easy to work with !
Hired Joe and his crew for major clean up and maintenance throughout our yard. His crew was here first thing and worked their hearts out all day. My first reaction was, Wow! I can now see our house. Great Crew and Amazing Job! Thanks!
Hired Whitwell to remove a 15 year old river birch tree next to our house. Joe and his team did a great job removing the tree, grinding the stump and cleaning up. I will definitely recommend Whitwell to neighbors.
Joe and his team transformed my backyard. We had Bermuda grass that would not grow because of lack of sun. He replaced it with Empire Turf and now I have a green backyard. In addition, he never complained as I continued to make changes or add additional plants to move. Thanks Joe!!!
Joe and his team are AMAZING!!! They transformed our backyard from a so-so to stunning! We met several times before deciding on just what to do in our yard. Joe came over on weekends and early in the morning to meet both of our busy schedules. He implemented his plan and touched base with us throughout the job. Our yard looks completely different and we have already had several neighbors comment on the changes and ask about joe! He went above and beyond a very fair and competitive quote and power washed our driveway and sidewalk after the job was completed. This was totally unexpected and appreciated. Thank you Joe and Whitwell landscaping!
I had Whitewell out to do a job for our house. I was really impressed. They took the time to really understand what we wanted and what we were willing to spend and put something together that was just that. I can't say they were cheap, but I wasn't looking for cheapest...I was looking for great results and a good value. Their clean up was fantastic. We added some plants at the last minute and it was no problem. They even fixed a irrigation break they didn't cause. Use them.