Annapolis Valley- Kentville - Wolfville - New Minas - Coldbrook - Berwick - Kingston - Greenwood - Windsor. Lorraine Landscaping and Lorraine Lawn Care 902-538-3500 or 1-800-567-5296 proudly serving Kentville and the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia since 1972. We offer a full range of landscaping, lawn care, excavation and snow removal services to residential, commercial and institutional clients. We specialize in retaining walls, patios, walkways and hardscaping in a variety of media including natural stone, man-made blocks, paver stone, concrete and wood. We also offer culvert installations and drainage solutions including french drains. Our product sales include  mulch, topsoil, garden soil, compost, gravel, crusher dust, and decorative rock and can we deliver. In the winter we offer snow removal and ice control. We are fully insured and are members of Landscape Nova Scotia and the Better Business Bureau.

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Known for our experience, integrity and high-quality work

Proudly serving residential, commercial and institutional clients in Kentville and the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia since 1972

 Kentville - Wolfville - New Minas - Coldbrook - Port Williams - Kingsport - Canning - Berwick - Kingston - Greenwood - Annapolis Royal - Windsor - Digby  

Locally Owned & Operated

Fully Insured and WBC Covered

Office: 902-538-3500

Emergency: 902-680-2580


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Custom Paver and Landscaping Stonework is Our Specialty

Since 1972,  Kentville and Annapolis Valley residents and businesses have turned to Lorraine Landscaping and Lorraine Lawn Care for their landscaping, lawn care, excavation, drainage, and snow removal needs. Our dedicated staff, many of whom have been with us for many years, have worked diligently to build the excellent reputation we enjoy in our beautiful Annapolis Valley.

We are an experienced full-service Landscaping Contractor offering both softscape and hardscape landscape design and construction. From elegantly simple low-care designs to spectacular garden spaces with striking custom-crafted stone hardscaping, we can help you create landscaping that best suits your needs and your site. And, to set your landscaping apart, we can design and craft unique landscaping features including stunning outdoor living spaces that will complement your lifestyle and property.

Specializing in paver and natural stonework, we have extensive experience in hardscaping and have become known for our design work and exemplary workmanship. We craft custom retaining walls, walkways, patios, driveways, ponds, water features, fireplaces, fire pits and custom seating areas.

Well-designed and professionally installed landscaping not only adds to the enjoyment and functionality of outdoor spaces, but also enhances curb appeal and increases the re-sale value of your property.  Read More Here.

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We would be pleased to speak with you to discuss your needs. While we offer free estimates and quotes, as every job and site is different, we generally need to make a site visit to provide a quote.

Highly Skilled Craftsman & Experienced Equipment Operators

Hardscaping Services:

  • Retaining walls (natural stone or manufactured block)
  • Walkways and pathways (natural stone, paver stone, gravel)
  • Driveways (paver stone, gravel, crusher dust)
  • Outdoor living spaces including kitchens
  • Raised planters (stonework, block, or wood)
  • Patios (natural stone, paver stone, patio slab)
  • Ponds and custom water features
  • Fire pits
  • Fireplaces
  • Decks
  • Arbours and trellises 
  • And solutions for problem landscape areas (steep banks, poor drainage, too dry, etc)

Excavation, Drainage & Trucking

  • Site preparation
  • Grubbing and brush removal
  •  Grading and leveling   
  • Sewer line installation
  • Sewer tanks removal and installation
  • Underground service installation (power, phone)
  • Ditching and trenching
  • Culvert installation and removal
  • Tree and stump removal                                                                                                                          

Drainage Remediation

  • Grading and sloping                     
  • Drainage piping 
  • Foundations drainage
  • French drains
  • Downspout diversion
  • Catch basins
  • Ditching 
  • Culvert installation 


  • We offer trucking of fill, soil, gravel etc to and from job sites.
  • We truck organic debris from job sites including hauling snow
  • Call us 902-538-3500 to discuss your trucking needs.

Emergency Services

  • We offer storm damage clean up including tree removal, debris clean-up, and water drainage problems.
  • We offer excavation work for basement flooding and broken sewer and water lines.

       Our Emergency Service number is 902-680-2580 

In addition to being fully insured and maintaining excellent standing with Workers Compensation, we take pride in being members of the Better Business Bureau, Landscape Nova Scotia, and the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association.

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                                                                                                                                      In addition to landscape design and construction, we also offer a full range of landscape maintenance / groundskeeping services including major seasonal clean-ups and debris removal. Our Lawn Care Services include: mowing and lawn edging, and to help keep your lawn green and healthy we can offer you fertilization (up to 4 applications Spring through Late Fall), weed control, insect control, core aeration (to combat soil compaction), and liming (to adjust soil acidity). 

Our excavation crew is very experienced at site prep work, grubbing, sewer and water line installation, grading, trenching, ditching, culvert installation, and drainage remediation work.

For those who wish to undertake their own gardening and landscaping projects, we sell and deliver premium bark mulch, screened topsoil, premium garden soil, excellent compost, gravel, crusher dust, and various decorative landscape rock.

We also offer Emergency Storm Damage and Flooding service to address fallen trees, debris, and water drainage issues. 


We would be pleased to speak with you to discuss your needs. While we offer free estimates and quotes, as every job and site is different, we generally need to make a site visit to provide a quote.



And on a final note, as time permits during the shoulder seasons, we craft beautiful custom furniture and cabinets (largely custom kitchen cabinetry and office furniture but if it's made from wood we should be able to make it for you).

During winter months, when we have to lay down our landscaping tools we turn our attention to snow removal and ice management work. With several years of experience, our dedicated snow plow operators are very skilled, very careful and very reliable.




   Softscaping Services:

  • Garden and shrub bed design & installation
  • Lawn installation and repairs
  • Tree and shrub planting 
  • Landscape maintenance /  groundskeeping (seasonal, scheduled, and call-in basis)
  • Pruning and shaping trees and shrubs
  • Professional edging of garden and shrub beds
  • Major landscape clean-ups (Spring, Summer or Fall)
  • Fall leaf raking and debris removal 
  • Tree and stump removal
  • Bush hogging
  • Curb appeal landscaping improvements prior to marketing your property 
  • Also see lawn care services 

Lawn Care Services

  • Lawn care - fertilizing, liming, insect & grub control, weed control, core aeration & broadcast overseeding 
  • Lawn Care Programs - Packaged Lawn Care Programs or customized packages 
  • Mowing, trimming and lawn edging (seasonal contract or scheduled weekly)

Snow Removal & Ice Management Services

We offer winter services to the Kentville and Coldbrook areas only.

  • Parking lot and driveway snow removal with truck and tractor mounted plows
  • Walkway and entrance shoveling
  • Salting and sanding of parking lots, driveways, and walkways
  • On-site banking of snow to accommodate heavy snowfall accumulation
  • Hauling snow off-site 

Product Sales

  • Landscaping materials (delivered or picked-up). See our Product page for further details.
  • During winter season - we craft custom furniture and cabinetry for home or office

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Serving the Annapolis Valley since 1972

Kentville. New Minas. Wolfville. Coldbrook. Berwick. Kingston. Greenwood. Middleton.Centreville. Canning. New Ross. Digby. Windsor. Falmouth. Hantsport.  

While our regular service area is the Annapolis Valley - Windsor to Digby corridor - we regularly take on projects outside this area.