Guide to Outdoor Living in Fairfield County

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Due to our current circumstances, we have been stuck at home more than ever before. Now with school ending and summer officially beginning, why not make your backyard the magical oasis you’ve always dreamed of. Maybe you finally decided to build that new patio, or you just want the grass cut and the bugs to stay away, either way, we’ve got you covered! We’ve put together our first annual Guide to Outdoor Living in Fairfield County. Please support our sponsors! 


Every lawn is unique. To look its absolute best, your lawn requires a customized lawn care solution. Teed & Brown lawn care professionals combine science with practical knowledge to design and implement a comprehensive lawn care program. The result: absolutely gorgeous lawns, worthy of being called Teed & Brown lawns. For distinctive lawn care in CT, choose Teed & Brown.

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Meehan Paving & Sealing, LLC has paved the way for success with over 30 years of experience in high-quality work and a Better Business Bureau A+ Rating. Specializing in providing solutions for all asphalt paving and driveway construction needs, both residentially and commercially. Don’t just pave your driveway – design your driveway!
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Julie Berlin, The Paving Lady, is a woman-owned business in Fairfield County. Her work consists of paving driveways, and masonry work such as Belgium block curbing, walkways, and patios. No job is too small. She has an incredible team in place to get it done with 25+ years of experience. She prides herself in a professional, accurate, ethical business practice, but above all, she appreciates her customers. She looks forward to working with you!

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Designs by Lee, Inc., is a family-owned Nursery & Garden Center featuring Fairfield County’s largest selection of trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials, house plants, and all things gardening since 1958! They have always been devoted to giving customers the highest quality work and plant material possible. They offer planting services, a full-service retail garden center, and a fully-stocked 21-acre nursery at 129 Interlaken Road in Stamford. They’re open seven days a week, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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Tafur, LLC is a family-owned and operated commercial and residential maintenance service company based out of Fairfield County, Connecticut. They are committed to serving our community through personalized customer service and satisfaction-guaranteed work. This summer, take the opportunity to enjoy your Home, Sweet Home. Freshen up your space with their professional Power Washing packages. 

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Dog Butler is a locally owned pooper scooper service. They have been cleaning yards in Fairfield County for over a decade. They come to your yard on a predetermined schedule, pick up the poo, and take it away. Pricing is determined by the size of the yard, the number of dogs, and the frequency of service. For the price of a moderate dinner out for two, they clean up the poo for an entire month. No more brown surprises!

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Gunner Roofing was founded by two brothers who saw a need in the contractor and construction industry: a combination of excellent work with exceptional customer service. Eddie and Andrew Prchal set out to change that. They started Gunner with the core principle that the secret to success is to do the common thing uncommonly well. It is their mission to deliver not only your vision but to also give you a customer experience that is unmatched. Gunner Roofing exists to provide a consistent, amazing customer experience with the highest-quality roofing, siding, and window installation workmanship.


Austin Ganim Landscape Design

Creating timeless landscapes using their backgrounds in horticulture, garden design, historic preservation, and landscape architecture. They offer a full range of design, installation, and maintenance services for both residential and commercial properties. 

Roberto Fernandez 

A landscape company in the Greenwich area. Roberto started the company when he combined his passion for plants and interest in project management. His team is comprised of horticultural experts, highly skilled landscapers, and a construction crew. 

Petro Gardens Landscape Design  

They pride themselves in using “classic design principles of repetition of shapes, harmonization of colors, and use of contrasting textures and forms with artistic expression.” They use both native and non-native plants to create an enriched nature experience for your backyard. 

Perfect Plantings

Specializing in creative gardening and landscape design. Located in Norwalk, their mission is to create “memorable and inspiring” four-season landscapes that you can enjoy year-round!


Hollandia Garden

This garden center is located in Bethel and is considered to be one of Fairfield County’s largest premier garden center. They have over 20 acres dedicated to growing and selling plants and 3 acres of gardens for design inspiration. Hollandia offers plants, lawn care products, weed and pest control products, tools, mulch, fertilizers, and gift shop items. 

Maple Roe Farm

Known for their amazing Christmas trees, Maple Roe Farm is located in Easton, CT. They also sell mulch, a full line of bagged soils, grass seed, fertilizers, and more. 

High Ridge Nursery

High Ridge Nursery originally started out by growing plant materials for their own landscaping projects. Still, as people caught on to their fantastic quality, there was a higher demand for sales. They are located in Stamford, CT, and offer a variety of plant materials.  


Ganim’s has been serving the greater Fairfield area for over 80 years. Their quality products will serve all of your landscaping and garden needs. 


Mosquito Joe

Mosquito Joe offers outdoor mosquito and pest control. They have over 100 franchise locations across the United States, so you can trust that they are a quality company. It is not only about fighting mosquitoes, but their company also builds awareness and supports the prevention of mosquito-born illnesses.

Weed Man

Weed Man covers everything from lawn care to weed control, including pest management. They develop a lawn care program for every lawn so that you can be comfortable in your own outdoor space. 

Mosquito Squad

Mosquito Squad will take care of all your mosquito and tick control needs! They are locally owned and operated and have a satisfaction guarantee process set in place to meet the needs of their customers.

Tuff Lawn

Lyme Disease cases are prevalent in CT, so Tuff Lawn has developed tick and insect control programs designed to protect you and your family each season. They also offer organic and natural solutions for pest control. These services are in addition to lawn care and tree care. 


Fairfield Pools

Fairfield Pools is a valuable and trusted member of the Fairfield County CT business community. They can open and close your pool, replace your liner, replace plumbing, treat your pool, replace and maintain equipment, and fix safety covers. 

Putnam Pools

Putnam Pools serves lower Fairfield County. They offer pool cleaning, maintenance, and repair since 1992. 

New Canaan Pool Service

New Canaan Pool Services can fulfill all your pool needs. Whether it is a full renovation of an older pool or a simple weekly vacuum service, they can help. All of their quotes are free!

Tamm’s Pool Service

Tamm’s Pool Service offers spring opening, weekly service, winterization, equipment repair, heater/filter/pump instillation, safety pool covers, computerized systems, maintenance chemicals, and restorations. They also are an exclusive distributor of Life Save Pool fence. 

Patriot Pools 

Offering inground pool service, repairs, and construction. 


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We want to show our readers all the great outdoor maintenance options in Fairfield County. Partnering with us allows your business greater visibility with a large targeted market of local families. Email Elisabeth at [email protected] to get started!


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