About Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service

Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service, founded by Yossi Kushner in 1998, has grown to be Maryland's premier landscape, drainage, tree care and snow management company. With a small business touch, our team delivers comprehensive solutions for residential and commercial properties in Baltimore, MD, with expertise in landscaping, hardscaping, and more. Trust our certified professionals to create your ideal outdoor space with precision and care.

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Over 25 Years
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The Easy-to-work-with Landscape Contractors In Baltimore, Md

Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service was founded by Yossi "Joe" Kushner in 1998, who started landscaping in his neighborhood, providing landscape, plant, and lawn maintenance. The small business was incorporated in 2001 as Y&L Landscaping, Inc. and expanded into landscape installation and snow service. Today they deliver superior service to the Baltimore, Maryland area. Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service provides full-service residential and commercial landscaping, including grounds maintenance, landscape construction, enhancements, patios and walls, yard drainage, snow and ice management, and tree removal and trimming, to deliver solutions year-round.

Landscaping Services in Baltimore

Transform Your Outdoor Space Today!

Whether you need landscape design, or snow management, our team at Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service are ready to bring your vision to life. Contact us today to get started!

Our Team Follows Through From Beginning To End To Deliver Your Ideal Outdoor Space

At Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service, our mission is to cultivate and implement creative solutions to meet our customers' outdoor needs. Our vision is to be Maryland's premier landscape, tree and snow management company. We deliver a unique, small business experience to our clients, providing end-to-end solutions and care you won't find anywhere else. Our team ensures your satisfaction with quick response times, advanced technology, experience, and qualified solutions. Clients in the Baltimore, Maryland area expect their landscape contractors to deliver fast and easy service with attention to detail and fine craftsmanship. We enjoy solving your landscaping problems and providing an excellent experience in Baltimore, Carroll, and Howard Counties from our Owings Mills, Maryland office. Take a moment to fill out our form to schedule your landscaping service.

Yossi Kushner

Get To Know Yossi Of Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service

Yossi Kushner began Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service in 1998 as Y&L Landscaping, Inc. providing local landscape, lawn, and plant maintenance to his local community. Wanting to build the company and realize his vision to be the area's premier landscaping company, he expanded to landscape installation in 2000 and incorporated the company in 2001. Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service now provides highly-skilled landscape, hardscape, drainage, snow, and tree service. Our team delivers a comprehensive solution for your residential and commercial outdoor property. We continue to work toward our vision to become Maryland's premier landscape and snow company.

Our team

Meet the professional team behind Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service!


Fully Certified Landscaping Professionals

The Y&L Landscaping & Tree Service team is communicative, fast, and experienced. We provide exceptional work with attention to detail and rely on technology to ensure your landscape project is safe and accurate. Our landscape contractors are experts in their particular landscaping business segment, including certified landscaping and snow professionals, certified arborists, and NDS-certified drainage professionals.

Our Landscaping Process

Our landscaping process starts with an initial consultation to understand your ideas and goals. Site analysis helps determine the best approach. Our experienced designers create a customized plan to enhance natural beauty. Upon approval, we use state-of-the-art equipment for installation, including planting and hardscape features. Open communication and regular updates are a priority. We offer ongoing maintenance services post-installation. With our comprehensive approach, we exceed expectations and create beautiful outdoor spaces.


Get started on your journey to a better outdoor space by filling out our contact form.

Phone call / assessment

Our team responds to your inquiries quickly. We call you to gather information and set an appointment for your service or estimate. If your service is for landscaping or drainage, we will schedule a call with one of our experts. We will ask about your needs and discuss pricing. If we are an ideal fit for your project, we will move on to an onsite appointment.

Onsite Appointment

If your work is drainage or landscape related, we examine your site and make recommendations based on our diagnosis.


Our team creates a detailed estimate of the work and pricing. We review the assessment with you to determine if anything needs phase-in or removal.


Now that your scope of work is identified in your estimate, we will work to create an itemized proposal. We will provide you with a detailed proposal, and if you accept, we are ready to get to work.

Get To Work

Our experienced team will arrive promptly at the designated time and place to begin working on your project.

Hear From Our Happy Customers

"Levi & the Y&L team did an amazing job removing and clearing around 2 acres of dense trees and brush. They’re an absolute pleasure to work with and I’d highly recommend using them."

Aaron F.

"Y&L Landscaping was fantastic to work with. They were reliable, trustworthy, hardworking, and they really heard what I wanted and delivered it. I highly recommend them."

Sharon M.

"We started with Y&L for our basic yard maintenance. Having been so reliable, professional and clean work. We ended up doing over our stone patio with them - - which came out awesome, they have since done all our trees removal needs, landscape design and planting.   There team is easy to work with, does beautiful work and overall Professionalism is awesome ."

Mark G.

"Y&L removed three trees in Pikesville MD. Y&L tree service exceeded my expectations beyond expected. Timely arrival, professional tree removal service, amazing crew, and cleanup. Definitely recommend for all tree services!"

Avigail B.

"Y&L went above and beyond for my family. They took a complete mess and made it a masterpiece. They were extremely knowledgeable, have great customer service, and pricing was genuinely appreciated. I have recommended them to handful of friends and continue to use their services.  Keep up the great work guys!"

Eric E.

"We used Y&L for tree removal twice. Both times they did a quick and fantastic job. We had a tree fall in our yard and Levi came out on a Sunday to take a look and give his recommendations. They are our go to company and we would use them again. Highly recommend!"

Alison B.

"Great landscaping company, fast, efficient, dependable in creative designs. I have a large old property and they were even able to handle some of the odd spots in the yard and make them look good. I recommended them to a neighbor And  hey did a beautiful design around they’re house- they were also satisfied. They told me it’s nice to work with someone who loves what they do."

Ronee D.

"Highly recommended for all lawn and garden needs.. Y&L were flexible, affordable, and really helpful! I get all my lawn work and trimming from there. One time, in just an hour, they constructed me stone stairs on my side porch to make it more accessible to my elderly grandma. They work quick, precise, make minimal noise, and keep the area so kempt and clean. Y&L are friendly and the only company I would ever use!!"


"They were a pleasure to deal with. They came at the time they said they will, did the job professionally and everything looks great.The guys were friendly and answered all the questions we had about the trees and how to care for them. I would definitely recommend them!!"

E B.

"I had 2 large trees removed from my property. The entire team from Ira and Ashley in the office to the wonderful and polite crew workers, All of them were very professional, prompt and answered all my questions. I've already referred a couple friends who asked about my experience. Thanks!"

Josephine L.

"Y&L does an excellent job paying attention to detail, being punctual and insuring issues are addressed properly. Levi and his team have always been a pleasure to do business with and we look forwards to doing more business with them in the future!"

Ryan S.

"The experience was amazing, they finished putting the drainage system in our yard in a day in a half. Only negative was something out of their control due to a delay with mis-utility marking the yard. Once we got over that hurdle it was easy. Initial set up was cool too, instead of in person review they made an online presentation on youtube. Pretty cool stuff. Definitely would recommend using their service."

Brandan S.

"Y&L has been helping us for years, and our property always looks fabulous when they are done. We love the new folks who have been hired and are enjoying prompt, courteous service. We highly recommend Y&L Landscaping."

Beth L.

"Y&L did three projects for me, including developing a drainage system at the end of my backyard, planting a few trees, and some weeding and pruning. Allan, Andrew, and Eddie were quite professional and expert in their job. The projects were done in a timely manner and with good quality."

Farin K.

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We currently service the greater Baltimore area.