What can we do for you?
We have been building and maintaining beautiful landscapes for over three decades in the triangle and triad areas. Our experience and training gives us the confidence to guarantee what we can do for you.
As licensed landscaping contractors, we are able to complete your large installation projects while providing high quality at a reasonable cost.
We offer various affordable contract options depending on your monthly lawn maintenance needs. Options include mowing, fertilization, aeration, hedge trimming and much more.
Whether you are in need of a full irrigation system install or existing system repairs, as licensed irrigation contractors, we are more than capable of handling all of your needs.
As a full service landscaping company, we offer enhancements to your property such as retaining walls, drainage and decorative stone work.
Don W. Long
Long Brothers Landscaping Inc. was founded by J. Wesley Long in 1984. He founded the company on the principles of hard work and dedication in addition to his knowledge of grading and drainage. He passed his experience and knowledge to his son, Don W. Long who now serves as the company's president. Besides knowledge of the landscaping industry that spans two generations, the company's employees are intimately familiar with the Triangle and Triad regions of North Carolina. One of our core principles is to hire employees for the long haul because we believe a consistent workforce delivers a cost-effective, high quality solution to proper landscape management. Those principles have enabled Long Brothers to reach the top five percent in revenue production among landscaping companies in the United States. As a NC Registered Landscape Contractor, Long Brothers is also able to provide bonding for jobs up to $2 million. Long Brothers is a company founded on hard work, dedication, passion, integrity and family values. Our genuine ambition is to provide optimal performance on your landscape in the form of installation, hardscapes, irrigation, management and maintenance. We aim to provide the highest quality of service to give you a pleasurable experience that will result in further success for your company.
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Hardscaping is a great choice for commercial landscaping for several reasons. The two primary reasons are that: Hardscaping requires far less water usage than traditional landscapes. Many parts of the country are suffering from semi-permanent droughts, and almost every county has a few rules about irrigation water use. Not only is water the lawn expensive, especially[…]
When landscaping needs a bit of help, the signs are usually visible. Yellowing grass tells you it needs water, and deep cracks in the soil say the same thing. Odd depressions in the grass and unexpected mud will alert your landscaping team about problems with the irrigation. The surrounding plants also have various signs and[…]
Hardscapes need less water, and that’s good for your business’s budget. That doesn’t mean that hardscapes don’t need any water. In fact, like with a foundation you want to settle, letting adequate moisture seep into the ground keeps rocky platforms from shifting and the soil from eroding. But your hardscape also needs to be pressure[…]
Many irrigation systems have different sprinkler head types. This is because some plants work best with a drip or spray system and your grassy area might benefit more from a rotor sprinkler head. But professional installers will clearly delineate these areas clearly. A mixed zone is where the same patch of vegetation is watered by[…]
There is never a wrong time to revisit the landscaping of your medical office building or hospital. Maybe construction is ending, and now is the ideal time to put in your commercial landscaping. What are the top trends that ensure your venue looks great? Make Shade a Major Consideration There is always some space for[…]
An irrigation system is an essential element for feature-based landscaping. If green lawns and lush plants are a primary factor in your commercial lot’s curb appeal, then a manually handled watering schedule is inviting disaster. But even if landscaping isn’t your property’s primary highlight, a reliable irrigation system is a great investment. Here’s how that[…]
The top 2018 landscape trends identified by The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) which take inspiration from the outdoor living trend. Functional landscapes for commercial or residential properties are being designed to take advantage of the four seasons, year-round. The top 5 urban landscape design trends for 2018 are outlined below: 1. Experiential landscape[…]
Your HOA is a smart bunch. The members are aware that HOA fees only go so far and that they have to be careful with the money they get. Some frugally minded members may think that they can make the money stretch further if they do the landscaping themselves. However, in the long run, this[…]
Trees do a lot for every property. They add a lot of curb appeal and beauty that prospective tenants are looking for, especially in an apartment complex and multi-family residential properties. They provide shade and mitigate flooding after heavy rains. They can even lock down the soil so you have to do less erosion maintenance.[…]
If you have a serious contender in mind for your next property acquisition, you’re probably in the middle of scheduling inspections. Commercial air conditioning, plumbing systems, and foundations are a huge part of the value of what you’re buying, so internal systems are probably high on your checklist. But don’t forget to keep the exterior[…]
No matter what commercial property you own, the gap between tenants is costly. Different market groups need different incentives to both rent space at your property and stay as long-term tenants. Franchises and restaurants, for example, value clean landscaping around parking lots and clear, navigable paths. Every store wants inviting landscaping that makes the entranceway[…]
Property maintenance has a lot of moving parts. Landscaping, hardscaping, irrigation systems, and concrete refinishing are just a few of the exterior concerns. But if you can combine services to just a few companies, you can better integrate your exterior maintenance and plan fixed expenses. Here are two reasons to bundle your irrigation and landscaping[…]