Ground Effects Landscaping & Design, Inc.

4.42 | 16 Verified Ratings
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4350 Highway 166
Douglasville, GA 30135
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Ground Effects Landscaping & Design, Inc.

Welcome to Ground Effects Landscaping & Design, Inc.! We provide custom landscape design and construction services for residential and commercial properties in the greater Atlanta region. Our goal is to create beautiful and functional landscapes that integrate the home or business into its natural surroundings. A well designed landscape makes a wonderful first impression and increases the lasting value of the property. We are a family owned and operated business based in Douglasville, Georgia. We have been serving Atlanta and surrounding areas for over 20 years. When choosing a landscaper to work with, you want a landscaper you can trust and depend on. We consistently provide the very best for our clients and aim to exceed their expectations. We treat all of our clients as if they are family, and take pride in getting the job done right the first time.


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Service Area

  • Atlanta
  • Marietta
  • Carrollton
  • Douglasville
  • Alpharetta
  • Roswell
  • Smyrna
  • Dallas
  • Kennesaw
  • Austell
  • Villa Rica
  • Mount Zion
  • Waco
  • Temple
  • Peachtree City
  • Whitesburg
  • Fairburn
  • Tallapoosa
  • Bowdon Junction
  • Winston
  • Bremen
  • Buchanan
  • Mableton
  • Lithia Springs
  • Hiram
  • Powder Springs
  • Palmetto
  • Bowdon
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Services Offered

Lawn & Garden Care

Areas of Expertise

  • Lawn Care and Shrub Service
  • Landscape Install and Landscape Design
  • Sod Install

Quick Facts

Business Hours
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates


In Business Since: 2002
  • Douglasville, Ga. The Best of the Best award
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How We Got Started

We started in this industry in 1999.

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0.5   |  03-24-2017
Review by Kelly G. in Atlanta, GA
This was such a rip off! I had mike come out two years ago to replace sod, and do some landscaping. The job was about $7000. My front sod is DEAD, gone nothing. He totally ripped me off. Told me I was getting more sod than what was actually installed, the sod in the front does not match the sides, half of the plants died and he told me he didn’t have any type of guarantee. He also said he would come back and cut the grass after the install and he never did. Seemed like a very nice guy, but I was rip off.
Response by Ground Effects Landscaping & Design, Inc.: This was a job that was done two years ago and I am just now receiving a review from this homeowner. As much our company hates to have any customer left unsatisfied we are unable to replace a full yard of sod and plants when it is not properly watered and cared for. I do understand that sometimes a few plants may die and I have no problem replacing them. However when all the sod and more than half the plants die that tells me that the landscape was not cared for properly.
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Review by in Mableton, GA
Had my back yard and some of my front yard landscaped. ( June 2016) Quite a few of the plants and scrubs have died. Mike informed me that I would have to pay for any plants that are replaced. When you have 115 plants, scrubs, trees, sod and drainage rock installed you expect any issues to be covered for the cost of the installation.
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Review by in Fairburn, GA
Was expecting a bit more for the money but not up to date in pricing. All in all thank you for your help.
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4.5   |  
Review by in Alpharetta, GA
Mike is really polite, flexible and works with the customer to get the work done. We had a bad rainstorm after the installation of the sod in the backyard that displaced the patches of sod and there were all floating like islands. I gave Mike one call and he came back and fixed them and stapled a few of them to the sol underneath so that they don't move. We have had rainstorms since but looks like the sod is taking root now and there have been no major displacements. My only minor issue is that perhaps the stapling could have been done right when the initial installation was done as the ground slope was relatively steep so it was probably easy to see that the sod there would need some stapling to hold it in place. That being said, I would highly recommend Mike for his proactive-ness, the quality of is work, his willingness to make it right and his professionalism.

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Review by in Fairburn, GA
Mike was very helpful in suggesting ideas to get my neglected backyard into 'let's have a BBQ' shape. Inspite of the crazy weather we've had, his team completed the work in a timely manner! I will definitely hire again when I start phase 2 of my landscaping project.
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Review by in Atlanta, GA
Prompt response to request for service. Excellent job in fall yard clean up.

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Review by in Roswell, GA
Mike was able to start/complete the job faster than I had anticipated. He was great to work with, and I'm getting raved on by the neighbors.

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5.0   |  
They were very timely, faster than expected and they did a better job than I thought they would. I am already planning to use them again. Ken S.

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Review by in Roswell, GA
Mike and his team are true pros! They were fast and did a beautiful job. Would recommend!
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