Established in 1997, Atlantic Lawn & Garden proudly offers southern Rhode Island a variety of landscaping services, ranging from simple lawn care to 3-D designs, hardscaping and tree care. Founder Nick DiGiando, whose roots originate in Jamestown RI, makes every effort to promote natural landscape designs and services to encourages native specie populations and the preservation of his small hometown.
These yucca plants add great color and texture to this rock garden. A mix of junipers, grasses and compact shrubs make up this multi leveled garden.
Ferns are a great woodland ground-cover. They are low maintenance, deer resistant and have a clean lawn like appearance.
This entrance patio is made from flagstone with bluestone borders.
A 3D rendering showing ideas for a driveway, retaining walls, walkways and gardens.
This is an Asian inspired landscape features many Japanese specimen plants.
This property was completely planted with virtually no lawn. A variety of flowering perennials were seeded amongst native shrubs to provide plenty of food for pollinators and brds.
Ashfield Stone is a large durable patio stone from northern Massachusetts.
Extra large Ashfield stepping stones are installed prior to laying sod.
Call Atlantic to schedule a free tree evaluation. From pruning to removal, we can handle all of your tree care needs. We offer tree fertilization, pest and caterpillar control. In this photo, Dave removes a group of large White Cedars in Jamestown, RI.
This patio design features a seating wall with stepping stone paths.
These steps were designed to pass through a beach dune like landscape. Boulders help anchor the steps to their surrounding.
This plan view shows a stepping stone path crossing through a garden lined lawn.
This rendering shows a cobblestone bordered driveway with an irregular bluestone path.
Over-seeding or slice seeding is a great way to strengthen your lawn without toxic pesticides. We use the machine pictured to cut slices in the soil and inject grass seed. The late summer or early fall are great times to have your turf repaired. Call A
This Japanese Maple is being transplanted to a new location. Most of our transplants are hand dug, burlapped, then moved with the use of heavy equipment.
These aged cobblestones were used to separate garden from patio area. River stone was selected to top a drainage system against the house.
Catmint has a fragrant blue flower that mixes well with greens and yellow flowers.
Ashfield Stone makes great steppers for a lawn or garden path. They are durable and have great color and texture. Large sizes of this stone are available. New sod was installed after constructing this walkway.
Juan Luis at one of our training lessons sharpens his pruning skills.
This would be lawn was planted completely with native wildflowers. The property is filled with butterflies and hummingbirds. Each month is a new display of color and texture.
This stone landing is the beginning of this beach access path.
Vintage cobblestones were set on a concrete slab for this driveway makeover.
Stepping stones create this front entrance. Small field stone retaining walls are capped with bluestone.
Hector and Juan are setting bluestone caps on these steps. The caps are measured and cut to fit within the flanking boulders.
This city patio design is fully loaded. Heated pavers melt snow away. Heaters and misters built into the overhead structure keep the space comfortable. A water feature fills the wall behind the built in couch. LED lighting brightens the space at night
This patio furniture set fits perfectly in this backyard living space. We start many of our patio designs with the furniture in mind. Call us today to get your next project started.
This older home demanded a more aged look. Clumping bamboo creates privacy while various shade tolerant plants soften the edges of this outdoor retreat.
This backyard design consists of two patios and steps leading to the water. Large boulders flank the steps and help break up some of the hard edges.
Ashfield stepping stones lead through a newly planted front lawn.
These bluestone steppers were perfectly aliened through this sodded lawn.
This custom cedar fence makes a great backdrop for a bamboo garden.
This is a large spreading perennial ground cover. Also know as Japanese Butterbur, this plan grows fast and works well in shady areas.
This retaining wall was made using local fieldstone. The steps in the wall were designed to match the steps in the fence. Columnar Sweet Gums were planted to add privacy and vertical interest.
Atlantic installed this walkway and front porch gardens in Portsmouth RI.
We worked with Ron Dimauro Architects to create this Jamestown home and landscape.
This meadow garden is loaded with a wide variety of wildflowers. This particular plant is Maxmillan's Sunflower growing almost ten feet tall. We can help turn your unneeded lawn into a beautiful garden.
This driveway was prepared with a full asphalt base. Fine crushed bluestone was then glued to that surface. Chip seal driveways are very durable and more attractive then bare asphalt.
A flagstone path with slab steps lead to this backyard patio. Stone pillars were built to support a second floor deck.
Yarrow and Catmint make a great mid summer combination. Both of these plants are drought and deer tolerant.
Visit Atlantic's wreath workshop to decorate your own personal wreath. Pick from our wide variety of wreath fixins.
This overhead view shows a back patio, steps to driveway, and connecting walkways.
This waterfront property is maintained by Atlantic on a weekly basis. We care for the lawn, gardens, trees, and hardscape.
This design consisted of a new retaining wall, steps, boulders, walkway and plantings.
Atlantic maintains many seaside estates in Southern Rhode Island. Call us today to get a free quote.
Caryopteris or Blue Mist Spirea is a great plant to include in a sunny perennial garden.
This front entrance was made using multi-color bluestone. Low growing plants were selected to show off this custom homes architecture.
Atlantic designed and installed this exposed aggregate driveway. Concrete was selected to help accentuate the retaining walls and other features in this project .
The flat form of the lawn is complimented by the mounded gardens and boulders.
This design incorporates the angles found in the house layout.
Atlantic worked with Largess Forestry to transplant several mature trees on this Beavertail Site. Large Cedars can handle transplanting well and provide instant privacy.
This mud room entry was created with field stone steps and a multi color blue stone walk.
This deck and pool design is inspired by a dock on the water. A bluestone patio leads down to a lower fire pit area.
A mix of Sedum and baby cedar tree make up this miniature garden.
This Dawn Redwood is being moved from this front yard to an area providing more space. We hand dig most transplants and use heavy equipment to do the lifting.
Rain chains were used to direct roof top runoff. All the runoff for this Virginian home is handled in a series of rain gardens and swales.
Luis and Juan are setting the bluestone coping in place to cap this gunite hot tub. Gunite is a sprayed concrete used to create custom shaped pools and spas. Our pool and hot tub coping (cap stones), typically have a bull-nosed interior edge. Skimmer f
Natural shaped stone set in lawn creates a simple patio and entertaining area. A lawn mower easily passes over these stones for simple maintenance.
Boulders found on site were incorporated into this backyard patio.
This patio design illustrates a sitting space on the side of this home. A seating wall wraps around the patio.
A concrete pump truck was brought in to help pour this concrete driveway.
A circular hot tub is the center of this backyard living space. A mix of hardwood deck panels and bluestone pavers make up the patio floor.
This 3D rendering shows round stepping stones connecting the driveway to the various entrances.
This back yard design features a boardwalk connection between intimate outdoor spaces. The introduction of native planting gives the project a natural feel.
Blue stone pavers were installed in lawn to make up this backyard entertaining area. Custom cedar work helps conceal air conditioners and a basement bulkhead.
This woodland garden is loaded with blue bells, daffodils, and ferns.
Call us today to schedule your lawn cut. We always work hard to provide a top quality job, on time.
This lattice pattern patio was constructed for the Jamestown Fish, restaurant in Jamestown RI. Reclaimed brick with bluestone borders creates a great mix to consider for your next patio.
This fire pit was built using local stone and bluestone caps. It is position to make a nice back drop for the patio and living room windows facing the space.
This waterfront pool project was designed and installed by Atlantic. Dimauro Arcitects and Gardner Woodwrights created this beautiful home and pool house. The Ipe deck is cool on bare feet and neatly conceals the pool's automatic cover. Coastal plants
This large piece of Ashfield stone is one of many that make up this back patio.
This pool is equipped with a jet to allow swimming in place. The back third of this pool is a hot tub all topped with bluestone coping and automatic cover.
We combine 3d renders with accurate background photos to help visualize the design in its surroundings.
This walkway is being installed in compacted gravel and stone dust. Most of the paths we create are dry laid.
This Yarrow, Coronation Gold, pairs wonderfully with the blue spiky orbs of Veitch's Blue Thistle.
This backyard was planted fully with wildflowers, providing plenty of food for local pollinators.
This 3d rendering helped the home owners visualize their new driveway and surrounding landscape.
Rudbeckia fulgida or Black Eyed Susan is a great spreading perennial. It thrives in full sun and heat and makes a nice addition to a meadow landscape.
Hector installs vintage cobblestones to create this street side apron.
Bluestone steppers pass through this sodded lawn. Boulders spill out of the border gardens.
Rain gardens increase your contribution to preserving clean rainwater, creating habitats and preventing local flooding and water pollution.
This design shows a new back patio with a mixed stone pattern.
Slab steps cut through this retaining wall. Boulders help anchor and soften the wall ends.
Each of these stepping stones were selected and cut to have rounded form.
The Atlantic lawn maintenance team can tackle any mowing job, large or small.
This Ipe deck was designed to feel like a dock extending over the water. It leads to a pool designed with a 60' infinity edge, diving depth, multiple benches and a lap area.
This 3d rendering shows one option for a dining patio. A small wall serves a spill over seating.
This 3d rendering illustrates a backyard bocce court with adjacent sitting area.
Atlantic created a garden path to connect front yard to back in this Virginian home.
John installs reinforcement for a new concrete driveway. Metal key-ways were arranged in a rectangular mosaic to create a more interesting pattern for the pavement joints.
This 3d model helps visualize the new pool and surrounding patio.
This roadside drainage swale is lined with small boulders and river stone. The stone help prevent erosion and add year round beauty.
This custom cedar fence was first designed in 3D to refine all of the height and connection details.
Our lawn crews take pride in cutting beautiful stripes in each of their properties.
Check out a variety of hand made decorations during the holiday season. Visit our shop at 129 Narragansett Ave. Jamestown, RI.
These irregular shaped bluestone steppers lead through a river of crushed stone and beds of shade loving ground cover. Pachysandra, ferns and other various perennials will form a carpet under the mature trees.
These steps lead to a backyard pool and are capped with Silver Travertine. The flanking walls are made with a mosaic pattern stone veneer. Gardens filled with drought tolerant plants surround the area.
Forsythia is a spreading multi stemmed shrub that offers a bright spring display.
We worked with Ron Dimauro Architects to create this Jamestown home and landscape. The back patio is a mix of bluestone and hardwood decking. The patio is centered around a circular fire pit and hot tub.
Each of these stepping stones were selected and cut to have rounded form.
This lawn thrives thanks to plenty of good top soil and a regular organic fertilizer program.
This Rose of Sharon is being transplanted with the help of our skid steer.
Hector and Alfredo install local field stone as a veneer for this new kitchen addition
This water garden was designed to allow the boulders to sit within the water, this gives a much nicer look to the gardens edge.
This backyard patio features a dining area wrapped with seating walls. Blue stone steppers lead to the lawn areas.
Atlantic designed and installed all the landscape elements in this Jamestown, RI home.
One of our installation crews are laying rolls of sod for this front yard. The site is graded evenly and care is taken to keep the sod courses straight. Sod is a good option when to get instant green, and a thick carpet to beat the spring weeds. Sod als
We can help design and create the perfect garden for your property. We pick species that will thrive in your site and help support the local ecosystem.
This field stone wall lines the entrance to this neighborhood.
Atlantic designed and installed this backyard makeover for the Bayberry Inn in Newport Rhode Island. This sitting area is surrounded by blue hydrangeas and red leafed plums. Guests are welcome to use the fire pit and various sitting spaces we helped cre
This aerial shot was taken using a drone. It shows a landscape we completed in 2017. The driveway was made using turf pavers. Stepping stone walkways connect the spaces. The whole yard was planted with wildflowers and the only lawn used was within the
This design shows a mix of bluestone and Ashfield flagstone.
This outdoor patio is below street level in downtown Boston.
Kyle works on planting new shrubs and perennials for this garden renovation in Bristol RI.
This Sugar Time Crab Apple makes a lovely display in the late fall.
Atlantic offers a dethatching service, a natural way to improve the health of your lawn. Excess thatch or dead grass can prevent moisture and fertilizer from reaching the lawn roots. Thatch can harbor disease and problematic insects. Removing the thatch
These aged bluestone pieces were recycled and re-cut from an older front walkway. Crushed Holliston stone was used as a groundcover around the steppers.
We have plenty of fresh Balsam Firs in all sizes. We also have Balsam garland and wreaths.
This hot tub is constructed of gunite, a sprayed in concrete, field stone veneer, and bluestone coping. A garden of specimen trees and bamboo make a nice backdrop.
This patio is located in the Beavertail area of Jamestown, RI. Atlantic worked with Dimauro Architects to design this home. Construction took about one year to complete.
This retaining wall allowed the grade to be flattened in front of this home.
Atlantic worked with Estes Twombly Architects to create this landscape. It features simple forms and straight lines.
This garden has plants on both sides of a diamond rail fence. The yellow golden rod announces the start of the fall season.
These Thunder Cloud Cherries or Purple Leaf Plums add vibrant color to this Alley Garden. Large steppers carry visitors to the back patio and raised hot tub.
Reclaimed brick with a lattice of bluestone makes a colorful paving choice.
A mix of specimen trees and shrubs work selected for this Asian inspired garden.
A staggered bluestone paving pattern bends through a garden of Fountain Grass.
Atlantic has several crews working during each snow storm. We have a wide variety of plowing equipment to service the small driveway to large commercial parking lot.
This 3D perspective shows the plan for this entertaining patio pool and deck. Steps lead down to the back lawn. Retaining walls will elevate the space to provide maximum water views.
This 3d rendering shows a new front entrance with brick walls and mermaid fountain.
We manage snow and ice for many homes and businesses. We offer snow removal in Jamestown, Newport, Portsmouth and North Kingstown.
Multiple sets of steps connect this driveway to the backyard. Boulders are used to anchor and soften the look of these steps.
Ladys mantle and a mix of blue perennials make up this garden.
This project included a back yard fire pit with boardwalk connections. Beach like plantings suit this coastal landscape well.
Granite slab steps are paired with flagstone and cobbles to make up this front entry.
We sell a wide variety of holiday decorations. These Birch log candle sticks will make a great center piece for your holiday table.
This front lawn was elevated and flattened to achieve the best view possible.
This 3d rendering shows an option for this waterfront outdoor kitchen
A mix of perennials and hydrangeas surround this seaside landscape.
These steps allow access to a private beach. The large boulders were individually placed before step construction began.
This pool patio design features multiple sitting areas and hot tub.
These thick stones were selected to make both walkway and steps in this Virginia based project.
Antonio plants boxwoods to create a formal hedge. Boxwoods are a great choose for a formal style landscape.
The power rake attachment is used with our skid steer. This make new lawn preperation much easier.
Atlantic worked with Dimauro Architects to design this new waterfront home. The driveway winds through evergreen trees and meadow inspired planting.
This random rectangular bluestone patio overlooks a peaceful woodland setting.
This reflecting pool provides a great focal element for this bluestone patio.
Our skid steer is a great tool for a wide range of tasks. It does everything from spreading soil to clearing brush to plowing snow.
Diagonal bluestone bands radiate through this backyard patio design.
Buddy directs a concrete pump trucks hose to pour a footing. The pump truck ran concrete over this two story home.
This bluestone path passes through a perennial garden. The arbor and gate make a nice focal piece for the path.
Atlantic worked with Dimauro Architects to create this seaside estate. Blue stone steps a are flanked by locally sourced boulders.
This backyard pool was designed and installed by Atlantic with the help of Pools by Richard. Small seating walls define and separate the patio from the deck spaces.
Alliums are related to onions and have attractive globe like flowers.
Slice-seeding is a great way to fill in bare patches. It helps blend new seeded areas with existing established turf. A thick healthy lawn is the best natural defense against crabgrass and other lawn pests. We recommend slice-seeding at the end of each su
This design includes a bocce court, covered sitting area, kayak storage and boat ramp.
This landscape plan shows various walkways, lawn, and garden areas.
This meadow was planted with pollinators in mind. Meadows cab be great substitution for a mowed lawn. They require less maintenance, offer more for wildlife, absorb more runoff and provide much more beauty then the typical mowed lawn.
This backyard patio, with its numerous sitting areas, was designed and installed by Atlantic. The bed and breakfast is located to the Viking Hotel in Newport. The landscape has a beach style with lots of blue hydrangea, white furniture and sea shelled s
This picture was taken while pruning mature white pines in Saunderstown RI, a coastal community in Rhode Island. Pinus strobus or White Pine is our largest growing evergreen in the North East.
This design featured a waterfront patio with fire pit. This is one of our first 3d renderings.
Atlantic worked with Estes Twombly Architects to create this landscape. This patio was constructed with concrete pavers. The roof runoff is handled with a trough of river stone.
This landing and set of steps was designed to have a cross hatch style of pattern. Boulders anchor this landscape feature and create a nice juxtapose to the linear pattern of the bluestone treads.
This patio features a water wall, fire place, custom furniture, Grill and wet bar.
Atlantic helped design and install this memorial garden. Several groups teamed up and donated their time to create this wonderful edible, naturally inspired garden.
Weathered boulders break the corner to this front yard. Every boulder is carefully selected and placed in the landscape to achieve a natural look.
This is an image of a stone wall. Boulders line the driveway and flank these steps. Rock-faced blue stone caps both steps and wall. Plants spilling over the edges give this space an aged look.
These Japanese Maples make the perfect ceiling for this backyard patio. The patio is a split level space with plenty of green gardens.
We designed this deck and the gardens that surround it. This Switch grass is very tough and suitable for coastal gardens.
Call us today to get your trees in good shape for the upcoming storm season.
This water feature flanks the front entry path to this home.
This patio was designed to provide plenty of seating space and allow an easy passage through this back yard.
Atlantic has a wide variety of decorated wreaths. We supply Balsam Fir, Frasier Fir, Boxwood, Rose and more.
This hot tub was positioned to take advantage of the beautiful view to Newport harbor. Blue stone coping was used to cap this backyard creation.
This privacy screen consists of Giant Arborvitae and Japanese Cedars. Various shrubs are added to give interest and more mass at ground level.
We designed this set of steps to wind through a woodland garden.
Locally sourced fieldstone retaining walls support this border garden. These upright sweet gum, trees were selected for their slender form, providing space to see the beautiful fence. Nine-bark was planted for its arching, fountain form and nice burgund
Our lawn maintenance crews take pride in each cut they make.
Removing dead white oak. Tree pruning is best done in winter months.
Gunite is sprayed into a form to create the hot tub shell.
Some of the Atlantic crew hiked the highest point in Vermont. There were lots of Birch trees showing their beautiful fall foliage.
Himalayan Birch trees were selected to create this woodland inspired garden.
This pool was repaired and a new patio installed by Atlantic.
This coastal landscape was designed by Atlantic and Dimauro Architects.
This 3D rendering shows pool and hot tub placement. The simple rectangular patio pattern is diagonally intersected by bluestone bands.
Our employees take part in a monthly image contest based on their job photos. Our custom app allows them to upload a photo of each completed task on a job. It's a fun and useful way to catalog our work and review jobs.
This pool and patio project was designed and installed by Atlantic. Ipe decking was used to surround the pool.
Our overhead landscape plans show all hardscape, planting, and lawn areas. These plans are developed from studying existing features, design goals, and multiple rounds of sketches. Before beginning any 3d design a scaled drawing is created.
Large rolls of sod are used in this front lawn. Using large rolls speeds up the installation process.
Large slabs make up these steps connecting to a natural stone path. Boulders flank the steps and create a nice anchor for the retaining wall.
Hydro seeding is a great way to establish new lawns. The seed is encrusted in fiber mulch helping minimize erosion and preserve soil moisture. Hydro seed works great on slopes and seed has a head start on the germination process.
This installation included new driveway, walkway, patio and gardens.
Nick works on installing an outdoor fire place in downtown Boston.
A series of retaining walls were designed and constructed for this project in Virginia. Boulders local to the area were brought in to help soften the ends of the walls and add a woods like feel to the space.
Field stone pillars were constructed to flank a cedar entry gate. Custom light fixtures were made from copper and frosted glass.
This custom fence was designed to match architectural features on the house. The fence and gate were part of a larger landscape renovation in Newport RI.
This border garden uses a mix of ornamental grasses and perennials. The grasses thrive in full sun and handle coastal conditions very well.
This pool and patio overlook beautiful Hull Cove in Jamestown RI. A mix of colorful perennials and grasses were chosen to compliment this coastal landscape.
Most patios we design start by considering the furniture and the amount needed.
This pool has a 60' long infinity edge overlooking Sheffield Cove in Jamestown RI. A mix of grasses and Yarrow suround the deck and patio abutting the pool.
The planting and masonry crews working hard to finish this backyard project.
We have expert climbers that are able to take down challenging trees in your yard.
Atlantic won first place for this project in the RINLA awards for residential hardscape. This project includes fieldstone walls, hot tub, and surrounding patio.
Our new bucket truck allows us to prune and remove difficult trees with greater ease and safety. Call us today to get a free tree work estimate.
A delicious edible mushroom found by our friend Zach from Native New England Landscapes. It makes a great french fry alternative. This mushroom gets its name because it has a chicken like taste. You can usually find it on dead oak trees, during wet tim
Atlantic worked with Estes Twombly Architects to create this project. This landscape and home feature clean lines and forms. Birch trees are planted with a Liriope groundcover.
This 3d rendering shows a covered patio overlooking new bocce court.
We specialize in 3d modeling and rendering. We use the latest software and techniques to illustrate your future dream yard.