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Who We Are

Who We Are

Our company was founded in 1982 by Steve Mansfield, who is still the owner/operator. It was initially named A-1 Landscaping of Orlando, Inc. Some 30 years later, in 2007, we took on a partner and future sole owner, Ronald Martin, our son-in-law. Steve Mansfield is from Central Illinois where he grew up in 5 boy's homes and 17 foster homes. He moved to Orlando in 1980 and after a couple of years of sleeping in and out of his car as well as flophouses, and working in labor pools for $25.00 per day, he realized he needed to develop a plan for a better life. Steve took his $54.00 and a loan from a friend of $600.00 and turned it into a multi-million per year business. He never forgets where he came from and has donated more than 1 million dollars to places he's lived in as well as local boy's homes in Orlando such as Edgewood Children's Ranch.

From 1982-2000 we worked mainly in the Orlando area grossing 2 million per year doing landscaping, sodding, and irrigation. From 2000-2007 we did all the sod, irrigation, grating, and landscaping on new homes as well as existing homes at the Plantation of Leesburg. The project built out in December of 2006, and we stayed until the completion. When we first started with this project, there were four landscapers until three months later, when they narrowed it down to just us. We did 1,700 homes, 5 model homes, and two clubhouses.

In 2006, we changed our name to Mansfield Landscaping LLC., from A-1 Landscaping of Orlando, Inc. In 2007 we started doing aftermarket landscaping in The Villages® community, Florida as well as the rest of Central Florida. For the ten years that we have been in The Villages® community, we have worked for over 4,000 customers. We created a world-class nursery and outdoor showroom and estimate that even though we have a hundred competitors in The Villages® community alone that we do 1 out of every five aftermarket jobs.

Our philosophy is simple; keep our word, do what we say, and do whatever it takes to make the customer happy. That's why there's never a deposit required. If you are not satisfied, we will do what it takes to make you happy. Estimates never take more than 1-2 days, and jobs never take more than 3-10 days.

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Helpful Hints

  1. When getting other quotes: have specific amounts and types of product, amount of sod, footage of curbing, etc.
  2. Never give a deposit; we do not ask for one.
  3. Ask if you are not happy with the job if they guarantee it or will remove everything at no cost to you.
  4. Ask if they bring three (3) times the quantity and three (3) times the type of plants you need to let you choose others if you are not satisfied with your initial selections.
  5. Ask if they will plant all the big stuff and place small plants in buckets to allow you to re-arrange them until you are happy.
  6. Ask if they have a web site, a portfolio of all jobs completed, and a brochure depicting the plants that may be used on your property.
  7. Ask if they will drive you around to jobs they have done so you can see their prior work.
  8. Ask if their irrigation tech comes by after every job to adjust your irrigation, re-set your timers, and make sure everything gets 100 percent coverage. By law, all new landscaping is allowed to be watered for 30 days, from 4 pm until 10 am.
  9. Ask if they furnish frost blankets for all cold-sensitive plants if necessary.
  10. Ask if they will come to your home within 48 hours if you need service. Do they guarantee all work will start within 3-4 days?
  11. 9 out of 10 landscapers do not have Workmans Comp or have General Liability coverage. Ask to see our certificates.

Money Saving Deals

15% OFF All Jobs

Offer Valid Only If Job Given At Time Of Estimate. $5000 Job Minimum Required. Offer Must Be Presented At Time Of Estimate.

We offer estimates at your home or in our landscape nursery & hardscape showroom. Please setup an appointment and come down to our nursery with pictures of your landscaping and a copy of your plot plan. Job usually begins within 3-7 business days following project approval. If you receive an estimate at our landscape nursery & hardscape showroom and it is necessary to visit your home to confirm estimate details, you still are eligible to receive and discounts & special offers as long as at home estimate confirmation is done the same day or the following day.

Must mention this special to receive discount.

Offer expires 07/31/19

15% OFF All Nursery Materials

Offer Must Be Presented At Time Of Purchase.

Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Must mention this special to receive discount.

Offer expires 07/31/19

$50 in Free Nursery Purchases for New Homeowners

Must show proof of residency beginning within the previous 60 days. Offer valid only in Nursery & Outdoor Showroom in Yalaha only. Closest Nursery to Fenney....Just 20 minutes!

Cannot be combined with any other offer. Restrictions apply. See office for details.

Must mention this special to receive discount.

Offer expires 07/31/19

Latest Reviews

I got a few estimates before I called Mansfield. I talked to Steve on the phone for about an hour, the next day he came to see the property. He made a couple suggestions and we talked some more. I signed the contract that day and was glad I did. His crew showed up on time and completed the project in two days, as promised, in spite of the rain. The crew was wonderful. I highly recommend Mansfield Landscaping.

Pamela Nye
July 11, 2019

Mansfield landscaping did a great job on our beds. Their process was simple and straight forward. Steve is knowledgeable and capable of getting your decisions settled and their field guys were courteous and attentive on the install.

Go Davis
July 11, 2019

This year we hired Mansfield to replace all grass and existing rock in our new Fenney Courtyard Villa. Prompt, courteous service! Beautiful bushes, trees and all new rock with decorative stone wall. Very happy!

Robert H
July 1, 2019

Steve Mansfield and his crew did an amazing job adding landscape walls, redesigning my beds, disposing of the wood chips in the front and side yards. We are very pleased with the finished job. If there was a delay on the job, whack happened to be rain, Steve called and let us know.

Phillis Siconolfi
June 28, 2019

We didn’t really know what we wanted when we called Mansfield. We walked around the yard and just picked a few products from the things that we thought we might like. We can’t believe the finished product the Mansfield team was able to transform our home into. From trees to bushes and lighting and a patio. Thank you Mansfield.

Dennis Van Nyhuis
June 26, 2019

We put off having landscaping work done for the first four years in our new home. We finally came to the conclusion that we weren’t doing a very good job. We read some reviews and settled on Mansfield Landscaping. That turned out to be an excellent choice. Steve and his crew did an excellent job. Steve is a great designer when it comes to making the yard look beautiful. The cost for the job was comparable to others in the area, and Steve is always available when you call him, which we feel is very important. We’re soon to move to a new house in The Villages and will definitely call on Steve and Mansfield Landscaping to work for us again.

Wallace King
June 26, 2019

Mansfield Landscaping did a fantastic job replacing my rock landscaped yard with a new sodded lawn. In addition, they created a walled-in area with beautiful shrubs. They removed dead palms and planted a lovely magnolia - they also quickly replaced a hibiscus bush that didn't survive relocation. I am extremely happy and would highly recommend their services.

Maureen Henry
May 30, 2019

I found this company from a google search and I'm so glad I did. I spoke with Steve over the phone he was very upfront with pricing. A day or so later he came out and walked our yard and gave me and my husband a great vision for what we were looking for. We were on a time crunch due to celebrating our gender reveal party and Steve and his guys, very professional, came out and finished the work in a day and a half. I would recommend this company to anyone looking for professional landscaping. If I could give them 10 stars I would. You will not be disappointed.

Jael Georges
May 30, 2019

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Mansfield

Landscaping

(352) 561-8537

(407) 476-0896

Landscape Estimates & Phone Consultations

Available 7 days a week, 8am to 8pm.

All messages are returned within 1 hour.

Retail Nursery & Hardscape Showroom

9am-3pm Tuesday through Saturday

8440 County Rd 48, Yalaha, FL 34797

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