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Spectacular Designs for the Outdoors

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The first step in creating your perfect outdoor living area is a carefully thought-out design. Upon contacting us, a designer will meet with you at your home and discuss your wishes and needs. We will incorporate your ideas with our design techniques to create a practical design with exceptional hardscapes and gorgeous plantings.
Brian has 20 years of experience in the landscape industry. He is involved in every aspect of the design process to ensure a comfortable atmosphere that is both aesthetically pleasing and functional.

Landscape Construction

"Creativity, paired with hard work, will define the final outcome."

Exterior Living offers full construction services. Our experienced landscape and masonry crews always follow proper techniques for our specific climate/region. Our masonry is installed to withstand the most severe winters and incredibly hot summers. Plantings are established with proper soil amendments and planting procedures. We also consider sun versus shade areas and properties that are prone to deer and will plant accordingly. All of our work is guaranteed. Our company has grown over time from repeat customers and many referrals and recommendations. Our customer service is second to none. We respond to all inquiries and are happy to speak/meet with you regarding your property. Customer satisfaction is our top priority.

We have a tested list of subcontractors who can perform tasks that are not performed in—house

  • Irrigation

  • Landscape Lighting

  • Asphalt

  • Fencing and Railings

  • Maintenance

  • Plumbing

  • Electrical

  • Carpentry

Project Management

"A properly installed landscape will pay off in the long run."

Exterior Living also provides reliable management services. Brian is happy to execute an entire project even if you have chosen to work with another contractor who you may have had a previous relationship with. In a case like this, Brian, with his keen eye for detail, will maintain the vision of the project. Brian will ensure proper standards of construction are adhered to and each part of the job is completed in a timely manner. When Exterior Living's name is on a project you can be sure that the outcome will be beautiful, long lasting, and will provide years of enjoyment.

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"A happy home is a beautiful home...both inside and out."

Exterior Living is a landscape design and construction company based in New Canaan, CT and serves lower Fairfield county. Brian Granskog started this business in 1999 to share his love for landscaping and his keen eye for design. Brian is able to foresee a finished plan early in the design stages which helps create the most beautiful, lush landscapes.

Brian and his crews take great pride in the work they perform, and as a result, Exterior Living has an excellent reputation in Fairfield county. Brian and his team are unique in that they always maintain a tidy jobsite from start to finish on all projects. His crews are always in close communication with their customers and have formed lasting relationships with them.

Our commitment to our clients is balanced with our desire to create picturesque landscapes that will stand the test of time. Brian ensures the utmost professionalism and expertise in all design work and managed projects. His crews and subcontractors provide quality work, all guaranteed to look and function wonderfully.

Please contact us today to realize the full potential of your property.

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Dear Brian

Once again I want to thank you for the professional and expert job you did on my previously pathetic looking patio! Also, the rest of the "jobs" you did on the property you are a "jack of all trades". I really appreciate your suggestions and the expertise.
A great help!

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