What started in 1995 as a lawn mowing service called Lawn Jockey has grown into a full-service leader among landscaping companies in the Northampton, Massachusetts, area. Owner Tory Chlanda studied horticulture, traveled and designed landscapes internationally, and learned from the best, including Master Landscape Designer Gordon Fletcher-Howell. Today, that extensive education and training are reflected in every Better View Landscapes project, and Tory has put together a team of professionals who share his commitment to creating and maintaining beautiful landscapes that offer enduring beauty and value for our clients.
We still offer exceptional lawn care services along with landscape design and installation, garden maintenance, gutter cleaning, erosion control, and snow removal. We’re here to create better views for all our primary residential and Right Fit™ Commercial
clients in the Pioneer Valley.
To work with us is to see our core values at play in every aspect of our business: We possess Vision, as we know where we’re going, and each step we take aligns with our mission to increase the beauty and value of every one of our client’s properties. We embrace Integrity, practicing transparent communication, regular updates, and straightforward pricing. We Empower our employees to bring forth their passion, knowledge, and creativity, extending this openness to our clients by welcoming your ideas, feedback, questions, and concerns throughout every stage of the project.
Our commitment to Work/Life Fulfillment cultivates a culture of respect, inclusivity, and enjoyment in collaboration, leading to the creation of distinctive spaces that enrich lives. Our team is fulfilled through ongoing learning and training that elevates our passion for the green industry and allows us to do our best work for you. Visit our About page to learn more about Tory and the entire team.