Grounds Keeper, Inc.

4.79 | 19 Verified Ratings
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Grounds Keeper, Inc.

4.79 | 19 Verified Ratings
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908-930-5160

4369 Route 516
Matawan, NJ 07747
 
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Grounds Keeper, Inc.


GROUNDS KEEPER...Naturalistic Outdoor Living Spaces.

I am a landscape designer, founder and president at GROUNDS KEEPER. Since I began our business in 1973 as a neighborhood lawn service out of my parent's garage, GROUNDS KEEPER has grown into a professional firm including landscape designers and architects with over 100 years of cumulative experience working together. My team and I design and build with artistry indoor lifestyles outside for residents in and around Monmouth County, New Jersey. Among other top honors, the New Jersey Flower & Garden Show has awarded our team "Best In Show" for 10 consecutive years beginning in 2005. From designing to planning through implementation, discover how your outdoor space can become part of your living space by scheduling an on-site consultation today. It would give me great pleasure to afford you some creative insight. Come tour our landscape designer showroom in Matawan where you can see, touch, smell and experience firsthand our naturalistic style. Your pond. Our passion! Jay Philip Eriv

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Service Area

  • Red Bank
  • Belmar
  • Neptune
  • Eatontown
  • Millstone Township
  • Lincroft
  • Freehold
  • Holmdel
  • Fort Monmouth
  • Keyport
  • Atlantic Highlands
  • Belford
  • Bradley Beach
  • Rumson
  • West Long Branch
  • Allentown
  • Oakhurst
  • Keansburg
  • Cream Ridge
  • Englishtown
  • Howell
  • Middletown
  • Long Branch
  • Monmouth Beach
  • Colts Neck
  • Oceanport
  • Sea Girt
  • Farmingdale
  • Cliffwood
  • Manasquan
  • Asbury Park
  • Marlboro
  • Port Monmouth
  • Brielle
  • Hazlet
  • Morganville
  • Matawan
  • See All >

Services Offered

Designers & Decorators
  • Landscape Designer

Areas of Expertise

  • Landscaping and Sprinklers

Product Brands Used

  • AQUASCAPE MASTER RETAILER (10% Off Retail Line)

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday - Friday NA - NA
Saturday - Sunday NA - NA
(Please call to confirm)
  • Warranty Offered
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Credentials

In Business Since: 1973
Memberships & Affiliations
  • New Jersey Landscape Contractors Association (NJLCA)
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 13VH03754400
Expiration: 03-31-2018
Green Certifications
  • Rainwater Harvesting Certified AQUASCAPE RainXchange Professional
Insurance
Type: General Liability
Amount: $0
Expiration: 02-05-2018
Awards
  • Among Other Top Honors WINNER 2014 Best In Show at New Jersey Flower & Garden Show (10 Consecutive Years from 2005 thru 2014)
  • Including the 2014 People's Choice Award
  • And 2014 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE from Association of Professional Landscape Designers New Jersey (APLDNJ)
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Business Overview

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because It all began with my joy I found in nature spending endless hours catching butterflies, tadpoles and frogs as a child..

We started in this industry in 1973.

We describe our business as Well established

What is the secret of my success?

To get up every day and do what I love to do!

 

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My Work
5 Projects
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Review by in Hazlet, NJ
I hired Jay after reading reviews in this site. Our front yard was in desperate need of a makeover.Jay made a lot of suggestions and recommended trees/bushes that would look good in our space. The work was done the next day and our yard looks fantastic. We will definitely be hiring Jay for future projects.
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Review by in Colts Neck, NJ
The exterior of my house was in desperate need of a makeover. I found Jays information on Home Advisor. My vision for home was a place of Zen like feel where the outside of my home was an extension of the inside. What I had at the time was a look not dissimilar to an army Barack surrounded by some dirt and weeds. Jay responded to my request for a consult within a few days. He had a designer come to my home. They listened and the transformation began under Jay's supervision. He contracted with Mason's to redo my bluestone porch and carpenters to install custom columns. Meanwhile the gardens began in well planned areas throughout the front yard. Tall grasses were planted, butterfly bushes found homes, and a stone column fountain began its unending song. Now I have a home that feels happy and serene. My gardens have a life of there own. I frequently sit out on my porch when before I could not. I watch the tall grasses dance in the wind, butterflies flutter, birds bathe in the fountain. Colors abound and change with the seasons. I am starting to see the green turning a beautiful golden hue. Thank you Jay
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Review by in Keyport, NJ
I am beyond happy
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Review by in Keyport, NJ
They did agreat job they went above my expectations i would highly recommend them
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Review by in Highlands, NJ
Project: Landscape Designer
Jay and his team were terrific to work with. Very professional. Very caring. And quick. I had weeds one day and a stunning front yard garden the next day. Jay's creativity is synergistic. His recommendations are spot on. I am very pleased with the work his did and I will use Grounds Keeper again, not only to take care of my garden when I am away, but also to plant a big tree in my back yard. I highly recommend Jay and Grounds Keeper.
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Review by in Worcester, MA
From the very get go Jay and his team are extremely organized and punctual. All work was completed on schedule. There was constant communication. Estimates were drafted up almost instantaneously as the work progressed so there were never any extra expense surprises. Meticulous in approach, artistic in design and caring in details. Clearly not just a job, this is a vocation for Jay and his team.
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Review by in Manasquan, NJ
Jay and the entire Grounds Keeper team are top notch. They provide excellent and creative landscape vision, outstanding customer service and go above and beyond expectations for value, fairness and interpersonal communications skills. I plan to use them on an ongoing basis and highly recommend them to others.
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Review by in Middletown, NJ
Project: Install a Pond
Jay is a honest,knowledgeable and fair. A real pleasure to work with.
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Review by in Morganville, NJ
Grounds Keepers replied promptly to our request and gave us a price. Two others came, but never gave me a price. Grounds Keeper did a fine job, Jay was knowledgeable and professional and his workers were friendly and did a neat job.
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Review by in Matawan, NJ
Quickly and professionally finished garden area and stone path. Explained types of plants for different areas of the yard. The staff doing the installation were very helpful and patient letting me pick the side of the stone that I wanted facing up on the path. When they finished the garden they cleaned everything up including the driveway. Can't wait to see it in the spring!
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