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Over 40 years of
landscaping experience 

Leaside Landscaping is a landscape design, construction and maintenance company founded by Simon Stevenson in 1982.


During this time, we've established ourselves as one of the most highly regarded garden landscape design-build companies in Toronto. This is a reflection of our commitment to exceptional quality workmanship, professional service and to creating a better environment.

Our garden designs grow your ideas.

We realize the ‘ideal’ garden depends on personal taste and requirements. So we work closely with our customers, taking time to understand each client’s practical needs and incorporating their ideas into the design. The results are unique and distinctive designs that are a true reflection of the owners. 


As a client, you can enjoy peace of mind knowing that your project will be managed by fully qualified landscape designers and a highly experienced team of construction specialists. In an industry known for high staff turnover, we’re proud to have a team that has been with us for many years. 

 Three company individuals wearing green shirts standing alongside a truck


Founder & landscape designer photo

Simon Stevenson

Founder & Landscape Designer

Leaside Landscaping was founded in 1982 while studying Landscape Architectural Technology at Ryerson. He's since developed the company from a 3-man crew in an old jeep to a professional team with design, horticulture, carpentry, stone masonry, and sustainable landscaping professionals. Simons forest green trucks have been seen throughout Leaside and the surounding areas for years. The longtime Leaside resident proudly supports his neighbourhood & community.

Founder & landscape designer photo


Lead Foreman

Jorge, a cornerstone of Leaside Landscaping since 2004. With an impressive two decades of experience in hardscaping, he's a true master of his craft. Jorge's enduring dedication to working outdoors means your outdoor projects are in the hands of a seasoned pro, ensuring your vision becomes a stunning reality.

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Pierre-Cedric Kuehnhold

Landscape Designer & Sales Manager

Pierre spent his summers visiting France and Germany, his family's homeland, and finding his love for nature, design, and natural materials. He discovered an external design class in college and was immediately captivated to landscape design and styling. Since then, Pierre has worked with award-winning designers and created award-winning projects around the province. Pierre loves elegant, long-lasting outdoor areas.

Founder & landscape designer photo

Noel Daley

Lead Foreman

Noel, our exceptional lead foreman, boasting an impressive 23-year tenure in the landscaping industry. With impressive hardscaping skills, Noel's commitment to excellence and punctuality shines through in every project. When Noel is at the helm, you can trust your outdoor vision will be executed flawlessly.

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Landscape Designer

Mackenzie, our landscape designer, creates natural, functional outdoor places that blend with their surroundings. After completing her bachelor's at Ontario College of Art and Design University, she became intrigued by combining outdoor spaces with indoor spaces. In the off seasons, she's a visual artist and an avid skiier. 

Founder & landscape designer photo


Lead Foreman

Justin, one of our seasoned lead foremen with Leaside with over 8 years experience. With a passion for hardscaping and a love for the outdoors, he's the driving force behind our remarkable outdoor transformations. Justin's expertise and dedication turn your landscaping visions into reality.

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