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4.84.8 out of 5 stars (based on 41 reviews)
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October 7, 2018

The concrete sidewalk replacement job went very well overall. Selvin provided a quote very quickly and the work was scheduled and completed within the requested timeframe. The final product looks outstanding and Selvin’s team did a very good job of cleaning up the site afterwards.

Ed

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August 8, 2018

The work performed by Selvin and his team was just wonderful. From the time we hired them until final completion he and his team were giving us updates on progress. The landscaping work is just beautiful and we will be bringing back the team in 2019 to perform additional work.

Martin Wachna

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May 10, 2017

04/23/2017 – Valarie Hill It went well. We used the existing brick and built the patio within the existing footprint. The only addition was a stair from the house and onto the patio. Everything went extremely well. The owner, Selvin, was responsive and did a good job of guiding me through the process. The whole project took a total of 4 days. I am really pleased with the end result. Category: Landscaping – Hardscaping & Pavers Services Performed: Yes Wheaton, IL 60189

Valarie Hill

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May 10, 2017

3/20/2017 – David Sekalias Every year I’m impressed with the work Selvin and his team perform. His guys are punctual and efficient every week. Last year a tree blew over in my front yard and he personally came to my house to quote the cutting job. He came in with a reasonable price and had it done the next day. I also used him to place sod in the front and back and it has since blended in perfectly. Competition is strong in my neighborhood for landscaping services and there are many other providers. Selvin sets himself apart with professionalism, timeliness and customer service. Description of work: Selvin has been my landscaper and snow removal guy for three years. Overall A Category: Landscaping, Lawn & Yard Work, Leaf Removal, Tree Service, Snow Removal Services Performed: Yes Work Completed Date: 03/20/2017 Hire Again: Yes David Sekalias ADDISON IL

David

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March 20, 2017

Our experience with Selvin has been outstanding as Selvin and his team provide both excellent quality service and prompt replies to any requests for quotes or additional services. John Batura Bloomingdale Illinois

John Batura

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February 7, 2017

11/15/2016 – Ann Staats Selvin did a great job of drawing up a solution for the standing water and I am extremely pleased with the finished result. Water no longer floods in the back yard or seeps into my basement. I used to cringe when I heard rain was in the weather forecast but I no longer do. Description of work: They re-graded my entire back yard, installed drainage, and installed sod. Previously there was a low area that held water in my back yard .Hire Again: Yes Naperville, IL 60565

Ann staats

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February 7, 2017

12/22/2016 – Judith Cyphert The porch turned out great. Very cool 2-level design based off a photo. The overall quality was very good. Description of work: Removed concrete porch and replaced with 2-level porch consisting of concrete footing/boarder with pavers. Work included original design from a photo. Also relaid existing paver walks and rebuilt stone retaining wall and steps. Hire Again: Yes Bartlett, IL 60103

Judith cyphert

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February 7, 2017

11/29/2016 – Nicole Rogers The work was completed on schedule and looks great. There was a problem with clean up, in that my front yard was caked in a thick limestone dust after they left. When I called Selvin about it, he himself came out with a rake, blower, and hose the next morning to clean up. Professional and reliable service. Description of work: Selvin and his team of three put in a flagstone walkway that wrapped around the back of our home, as well as a french drain underneath that provides drainage from the backyard where we have had water pooling significantly during rainfall around to the front yard. Hire Again: Yes Downers Grove, IL 60515

Nicole Rogers

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February 7, 2017

06/08/2016 – Chris Nathan Description of work: We hired this company to remove a large section of garden that took up most of the yard, transplant some plants/flowers to the front yard, and lay new sod. Selvin came out and gave us a detailed estimate that clearly stated all work that would be done. We signed the contract and put in a deposit. They arrived on time and worked efficiently. Selvin suggested ideas on how to re-design the existing landscaping. The work was done pretty quickly and the clean-up was great as well. Most of the transplanted plants are still blooming. It has been about 6 weeks and the sod looks really healthy – the yard looks great. Hire Again: Yes Villa Park, IL 60181

Chris Nathan

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February 7, 2017

06/06/2016 – Andy Szlezak At our first meeting to discuss my sidewalk concerns, Mr. Selvin suggested what needed to be done, (compared to other “experts” who had own ideas on the project and provided very high prices) gave me a fair price, and I was quite pleased that project was completed within days of accepting his proposal. He’s a man of his word, fair, punctual, and professional, all the while being quite pleasant to work with. He values your time! I am pleased to join the other reviewers who were fortunate to have used his service. Don’t hesitate to call him, you won’t be disappointed. I waited to see how the work holds up after winter and it looks great. Description of work: Removal of sidewalk and install of paver stones Hire Again: Yes Wood Dale, IL 60191

Andy Szlezak

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January 13, 2017

Thanks for the good job!!! Selvin

Robert

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December 30, 2016

We have been using them for several years. Their crews are friendly and professional. We would not hesitate to recommend them for anyone needing their services. They are well worth it !!

Jim Miller

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December 23, 2016

A12/09/2016 – Cathy Rotella They plowed my residential driveway after this recent snowfall. Came out after we were in bed, worked around a car that was parked in the back but on the driveway, and cleared the whole driveway off. They also did the front sidewalk. They did not wake us up. We were very happy to wake up to a clear driveway. I have not been charged yet, but I am sure they will be fair in the pricing for the job that they did. I would recommend them to any homeowner looking for help with the snow this year.

Cathy rotella

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December 23, 2016

12/01/2016 – William Meidell It went very well. Selvin was very responsive, his team did a great job, and they even took care of some items that I overlooked (a deep divot in my front lawn) Description of work: I was preparing my house to sell and Selvin’s team fixed up my front beds, addded bushes, and cleaned up quite a bit of landscape mess.

illiam Meidell

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September 21, 2016

Selvin explained every step of the process before, during and after the work was done. He was very professional and on time with his crew. The second day they flattened the gravel and the Village came out to oversee it and make sure everything was done according to the Village Code. The third day very early in the morning the cement truck was out laying out the cement and Selvin and his crew were working together to smooth out the foundation. It was real team work! Description of work: I had my concrete driveway completely broken down, which was in dire need of total overhaul, and removed on 9/12/16. Selvin and his crew showed up early, at the crack of dawn, and got to work until the entire driveway was expeditously broken down and piled up by the side of the curb. It was later carried away by a dump truck like Selvin said it would be. It took two trips to remove all the broken down pieces. Everything was cleaned up and nothing was left on the street. His crew swept the last bits of debris. Wheaton, IL 60189

Veronica Cortes

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May 14, 2016

Work Completed Front landscape overhaul with bushes and trees Member Comments: Absolutely fantastic staff. Hard workers that left the site clean and completed. Super cool owner who reviews through email and follows up wth phone conversation. Final product true to submitted plan.

michael

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April 23, 2016

Selvin and his team did an awesome job with the landscaping on our home. We had him do spring clean up, re-edge the garden beds and mulch. His crew were very professional, courteous and very hard working. We’ll definitely use him again!

Steve Strauch

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March 19, 2016

Excellent work. Selvin came out for an assessment and he was very professional, knowledgeable and offered great advice. Selvin’s team did an amazing job with cleanup. Our yard was complete Lombard IL

Suzanne

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February 20, 2016

Selvin’s put in all new sod in my yard last year and I have them taking care of all my yard work. From this he now helps my neighbors with thier lawn and garden work. I think he is great at landscaping and have sent him to friends to work on different projects and everyone has been very happy. I would recommend him to anyone who needs work done. Elmhurst, IL

Larry w

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November 6, 2015

Selvin and his guys did a great job on my 1,000 square foot hardscape project. It included a fire pit, a small retaining wall, and some seeding walls. Also included was a pergola. Selvin was always responsive to any questions I had about the project, and also made some very good recommendations. He worked with me on some revisions that came up during the project. They completely restored the grass and sod that had been disrupted during the excavation process. The project turned out great, and I would definitely recommend this company to anyone considering this type of project.

George

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November 3, 2015

I was very pleased with the service I got. They were friendly, very prompt in returning my calls, coming out to look at the property to give me a quote and emailing me the paperwork. They were right on top of getting approved by the village to do the work and having JULIE come out to inspect the property. There was some tree roots that caused the destruction of the old concrete and during the quoting process they agreed to remove the roots for a small add on to the price. It turned out to be a lot of work for them and made hiring these guys all the more worth it. They finished the job within a week and it looks great. This is a project that I had been planning to have done for a while and I have no regrets with my choice of having Selvin’s do the work. I will definitely keep them in mind for future projects.

DAVE DUFF

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November 3, 2015

Selvin and his guys were awesome. I had a large area in the backyard with old rocks and stumps that they pulled out. They did a great job leveling the new topsoil, and they cleaned up after themselves very well ! Very professional company !

Dan Andrews

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October 30, 2015

Selvin and his guys were awesome. I had a large area in the backyard with old rocks and stumps that they pulled out. They did a great job leveling the new topsoil, and they cleaned up after themselves very well ! Very professional company !

Thomas E

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September 18, 2015

Rebuilt retaining walls. Reset pavers, landscaped the area and then sodded and mulched where appropriate. Comments: The job was performed on time exactly to the estimate and is absolutely beautiful. Selvin was on site much of the time to make sure it was up to the quality he expects from his workers. This job was really done beautifully and we are extremely pleased with the result. Hire Again: Yes

Dave Leone

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September 18, 2015

We have been using Selvin’s Landscaping for two years. Their work is excellent and the price is fair. They do all of our regular yard work including cutting, grass pickup, edging and fertilizing. This past winter, also plowed our driveway.I have recommended them to several neighbors. I believe it’s important that the owner is present when the team is working and this is almost alway true with Selvin. The service date mentioned in the above survey segment was their last work date. They will be on our property, weather permitting, every Thursday during the growing season.

Milan Bagel

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September 18, 2015

Selvin and his crew were professional and did a beautiful retaining wall and ground out old stumps. Good work for reasonable price.

Thomas E

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September 14, 2015

Layed a cement patio. Came out beautifully. Also finished the Landscaping around the patio. Hire Again: Yes

KEITH WARD

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September 14, 2015

PLaced pavers on the patio and 2 walkways, Also they barrier all of the drain spouts and redid the sump pump drain. They also cleaned out some of the Decorative stones around the house. Very pleased. They worked very hard and were very professional

Victoria Bykowski

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September 12, 2015

I contacted Selvin’s because of their reviews and based on their location to my parents home. I hired this service to handle snow removal for my parents. Based on my dad’s updates, the snow removal was done on time. The owner was responsive and easy to work with when I explained that I was hiring the service for a different address but I wanted the bills to come to me. It was handled correctly from the beginning and I will continue to use them. Because I originally contacted them shortly after one of the early snowstorms of this past season, they went out right away to remove snow from the driveway and sidewalks and then continued to do so based on the parameters they have set for the number of inches etc. I am glad I called early on in the season because it was a brutal winter and I felt better knowing my dad was not out there trying to remove the snow himself.

Robyn Ortiz

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September 12, 2015

We had a new brick paver driveway installed replacing an old asphalt one as well as new brick paver walkways and patio. Also had old cracked garage floor removed and new one poured. Additionally had new front door steps reconfigured and brick trim installed around plantings and trees. New flowering plants were also installed in several area of the back yard. This was a pretty extensive project that ended up taking a month and a half.. The project was started in mid-June and the endless rain at that time was challenging. Selvin was there every step of the way, always explaining what was going on, and making suggestions for options to make the end result even better. Every member of his crew was always professional, knowledgeable and hard working. At the end of the work, everything was completely cleaned up and appropriate grass planted and sod installed. The end result is spectacular. I would not hesitate to call Selvin again for any landscaping work. We are also currently using his weekly lawn service and plan to use his snow clearing service this coming winter

kurt johnson

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September 12, 2015

Removed old retaining wall and replaced with new stone retaining wall. Member Comments: Quality job. Answered all my questions. Work was performed as expected.!! Hire Again: Yes

Jacqueline Jessen

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July 1, 2015

Constructed a paver addition to the patio. : Showed up as expected. Worked efficiently, professionally and completed the job exactly as we had discussed. A pleasant experience & I would not hesitate to use their services again.

Debbie

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June 2, 2015

elvin and his team did a great job at a very reasonable price! They removed my old concrete walkway and replaces with a winding path of pavers. It looks great! Then they covered the old concrete front porch with blue stone tile.. The entry way to my home is now welcoming and has some serious curb appeal. I could not be happier. I will definitely use them again.

Lauri

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May 11, 2015

Selvin and his team did a great job clean up my yard, They also put down new mulch, over seeded my lawn and power washed and sealed my patio. Over all they did a great job and I will defiantly use them again..

Lillian

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May 2, 2015

Selvin and his team removed 4 evergreen bushes and 5 spirea plants, replaced them with plants I provided and remulched all of my front and side landscaping with red mulch. In my back yard they created a 12’x17′ mulch area for me, weeded several more flower beds, removed weeds and creeping magnolia from another area about 10’x12′ and mulched all of that, too. Selvin even let me make a few changes on the day of the work (Thank you, Selvin!!). Member Comments: We can’t wait to have Selvin and his team back next year so that we can hopefully do completely new landscaping, concrete removal of our old patio and sidewalks and have them put in a new, quality patio and seating walls in for us. I would recommend his work 1000X over

Maureen

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April 4, 2015

They did an absolutely beautiful job and I would highly recommend them! The sod was very high quality and the work was very well done. The workers were polite, meticulous about their work, and overall a pleasure to work with. My yard looks beautiful – so clean and professional. After sodding, they power washed the remaining concrete in the backyard and also powerwashed the front walkway!. Selvin is very professional and easy to work with. He supplied a very detailed quote, lived up the start date and finished the job the same day as promised.. I can\’t say enough about pleased I am with their work.

Debra Galla

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April 4, 2015

They did an absolutely beautiful job and I would highly recommend them! The sod was very high quality and the work was very well done. The workers were polite, meticulous about their work, and overall a pleasure to work with. My yard looks beautiful – so clean and professional. After sodding, they power washed the remaining concrete in the backyard and also powerwashed the front walkway!. Selvin is very professional and easy to work with. He supplied a very detailed quote, lived up the start date and finished the job the same day as promised.. I can\’t say enough about pleased I am with their work.

Nancie Stewart

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March 4, 2015

What a beautiful job they did Selvin and his crew building a very large stone patio for my backyard! Very high quality work done, everything completed as promised. They also landscaped around the seat wall area that turned out lovely. I get compliments from everyone call . Company was easy to deal with and already am lining up another project!!

Elizabeth

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February 25, 2015

We called Selvin\’s for a second estimate after another landscaping firm\’s estimate was twice as much. They called us promptly, came within a day to give the estimate and did the work promptly within 5 days, instead of the 2 week window we were given. We were not home when the work was done and were extremely pleased to find it done. We will certainly call Selvin\’s for more work.

Nancie Stewart

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February 21, 2015

summer lawn car for package price. Included weekly grass cutting, period trimmng of business, and general clean up. Selvin has done an excellent job. His team is prompt, professional, and has consistently done good work. I will definitely use them again.

Julie Schroerlucke

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February 19, 2015

They were great! They accomplished everything I asked them to do and were very professional about their work. Mr. Selvin first met with me before scheduling their work and we reviewed the jobs I wanted completed for this fall cleanup. At the appointed day, they arrived on time and Mr. Selvin and his crew cleared weeds and brush, cut down a small dead tree, pruned a tree, and completely cleaned out a very large flower bed that was covered with weeds and dead plants. They mixed in mulch that I provided and now my flower bed is ready for planting next spring! I will definitely use this company again!

Sherry Krzyzanski