L e a h y L a n d s c a p i n g, I n c .
Vol.0504 Leahy Leaflet Spring 2004
Welcome to the first edition of the Leahy Leaflet. For more than 20 years, Leahy Landscaping, Inc.
has been proud to provide professional landscape services, such as maintenance, design/build, irrigation,
ornamental tree and shrub care, landscape lighting and organic lawn care, throughout Essex County,
Middlesex County and the Greater Boston area.
www.leahylandscaping.com Meet Our Dad A Letter from Matthew Leahy:
As many of you know, I offer
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Lynn, MA 01902
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more than just a basic landscaping
service. I always strive to provide
you with the most professional
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LAN DS CAPI NG Y
and up to date services available.
Looking forward, my main goal
is to continue to improve the
health and beauty of your
landscape. This past year, we have
added landscape lighting to our
current roster of services. I am
always open to new ideas and
grateful for your feedback.
In closing, I would like to take
this opportunity to thank you, the
Jack 3, Hannah 5, and William 10
clients of Leahy Landscaping, Inc.,
Our Dad started Leahy Landscaping, Inc. when he was just 20 years
for your support over the past two
old with one truck, one trailer and one lawn mower. 21 years later, Leahy
decades. Without each and
Landscaping, Inc. now has seven divisions, over 45 employees with 25
everyone of you Leahy
trucks, 16 trailers, seven loaders and a whole bunch of lawn mowers.
Landscaping, Inc. would not be
During this time, he received a Certificate from Endicott College
where it is today! Thank you
in Landscape Design. He is now a Certified Landscape Designer and
for your continued support.
a member of the Association of Professional Landscape Designers. Respectfully,
He was a member of the Swampscott Conservation Commission and
is currently a member of the Massachusetts Association of
L e a h y L a n d s c a p i n g, I n c . Conservation Commissioners.
All of Dad's free time is now spent playing with us and bouncing Matthew Leahy
between baseball games and dance recitals. President
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Why Light Yo u r ------Design/Build
We combine the creative talents of our
Landscape? professionally trained and certified designers
with the efficiency of the construction crew
to develop landscapes that last a lifetime.
Third, is the location of the lights.
Your focus should be on your -----Commercial/Residential Maintenance
plants during the day and not your Our highly trained managers and foremen use a hands on
lighting fixtures. A good lighting approach to monitor and direct each maintenance team to
design will "bury" and screen assure that all property maintenance tasks are completed
the fixtures so they blend into to the Leahy Landscaping standards.
Leahy Landscaping, Inc. uses these An in-ground irrigation system can provide the
fundamentals to design and install water you need - at the push of a button - to sustain
a landscape lighting system that strong, disease resistant grass and plantings year round.
will leave you feeling safe and
allow you to enjoy your landscape
for years to come. ----------Ornamental Tree & Shrub Care
Landscape lighting is a great Medium light provides
Proper pruning and plant health care are key
ingredients to allow our certified arborist to
way to frame your house and transitions between focal points. maintain and protect your planting investment.
create a safe path for children
Soft light defines paths,driveways
and guests around your property.
Every landscape lighting design is ---------Leahy Organic Lawn Care
By combining these three An array of chemical-free lawn products create rich and nutritious
based on a standard set of three soil to support strong and healthy thick turf.The organic products
elements, you are naturally
fundamentals: help provide the proper nutrients to sustain hardy turf grasses.
drawn into the property.
This will create the opportunity
1. Intensity of light
for you to spend enless hours of
2. Choice of fixtures -----BarkTech Express
enjoyment within your landscape.
3. Location of the lights. Erosion control is provided using a truck that blows mulch,
Second, is the selection of the loam, and compost. It also establishes turf by terraseeding®
There are three levels of light fixture type. This design decision with a blend of compost and loam injected with seed.
intensity which include bright, is based on how the fixture will
medium and soft. relate to the architecture of the
house and the surrounding ----- Snowplowing & Removal
Bright light distinguishes focal As soon as snow starts to accumulate, our
landscape. We primarily use
points and depth. professional crew mobilizes our fleet of
brass fixtures because of their snowplows, sanders and shovelers.
durability and aesthetic appeal.