California is a tough place for any landscaping company given the high level of competition and discerning customers. The success of DL Hickman & Son’s Landscape Contractors in this competitive environment makes excellent proof of their expertise in the landscaping business. The diverse range of services, decades of experience, and high profile portfolio of projects makes them the go-to contractor for any landscape architect.
Years of Experience
An excellent predictor of the quality of any contractor is their years of experience in the industry. The longer a company has been in business, the better its repertoire and the wider experience it has garnered on different projects. DL Hickman & Sons have been in the landscape contracting business for 52 years which gives an indication of their expertise, especially considering the challenges of operating in a competitive market like California. An established company is bound to stick by their work in the long term, providing quality support and ensuring the customer’s satisfaction.
Alongside experience is the portfolio of projects that a company has satisfactorily completed. The more diverse the range of projects and the larger the scale, the more confidence inspiring it is for customers and architects that their projects will be handled professionally. DL Hickman & Sons has a wide portfolio of projects to showcase their expertise:
This luxury retreat in Pelican Hill, CA, featured a complete renovation of the interior and exterior. A wide range of features had to be installed and renovated to a high level of expectation and with high levels of attention to detail typical of a high profile customer. The project features multiple water features, fireplaces, imported olive trees, as well as intricate hardscaping such as pool decking and pool coping with delicate materials imported from France.
This project featured a new swimming pool installation with a glass tile finish. Palm trees, Belgard pavers, and a granite fire pit completed the tropical paradise feel.
This property sits on a golf course which presented the interesting challenge of protecting guests from stray golf balls. This was accomplished through extensive glass fencing that manages this without inhibiting the beautiful view. Another unique feature is the glass patio over the pool with its steel patio cover as well as walkways featuring unique materials such as travertine and marble. Kentia palm and olive trees complete the entire setting to make West Nine a great showcase of DL Hickman & Son’s range of expertise on high profile projects.
Lastly, we consider the range of services that make the company truly invaluable to architects and customers. DL Hickman & Sons fulfill a wide range of services, covering construction, renovation, and maintenance to give you end-to-end support for you project that is bound to keep customers satisfied for years to come. This includes having the proper equipment and professionals to execute specialized jobs such as grading and excavation, specimen tree planting, swimming pools and water features, and landscape planting. Being local to California, the company’s landscaping professionals are well versed in the soil and climate characteristics specific to the area and can offer pertinent advice invaluable for any project.
All in all, DL Hickman & Son’s diverse and high profile portfolio, over 50 years of experience in the landscaping business, and wide range of services make them the first and only contractor you would need for any project.