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21 Years In Business

Company Details

  • Verified Licenses
  • Bilingual

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Achievements

Service Details

  • Small Jobs Welcome

Areas of Expertise

  • Foundation Drainage - Install or Replace
  • Landscape - Install Landscaping for Yard or Garden - For Business
  • Lawn Care - Fall / Spring Clean Up
  • Lawn Care - Fall / Spring Clean Up - For Business
  • Lawn and Garden Sprinkler System - Repair - For Business

Cost Information

  • Free Estimates
  • Warranty Offered

Ratings

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107 Verified Reviews
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  • Customer Service
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5.0 Yasemin Y. Escondido, CA
11/22/2022

We research for the right company for approximately 2 years but we never felt comfortable to move forward with anyone except Rafael. Him and his crews professionalism is amazing! When we met him we knew he was the right person. He measured everything inch by inch and made specific recommendations to solve our water issues. We just finished our project today, what they done was a big accomplishment for our sloppy yard, we resolved all our water issues and made it our own! Thank you so much for everything Raf!

5.0 Ryan K. San Diego, CA
8/16/2022

These folks worked with me to get my home project done and at the budget that I could afford. They were very informative, and took care of my property. The project had some challenging pieces, including extensive drip irrigation, hardscaping, and carpentry. I really like how the project turned out.

5.0 Jo ann M. San Diego, CA
2/21/2022

We recently finished a medium-sized landscape project with Rafael at Gala Services to remove our front lawn and install drought-tolerant plants, boulders, gravel, irrigation and lighting. We had previously called several other contractors that quoted us high prices with little backup information. A friend recommended Rafael at Gala Services and, after meeting him, we knew that he was exactly what we were looking for in a contractor - smart, nice and professional. Rafael is also an excellent communicator. He listened to our ideas, gave us feedback and worked those elements into the overall project plan. Within a couple of days, he provided us with a very reasonable quote that included a detailed breakdown of costs that helped us understand the amount of work and materials needed. He told us where we could save money by adjusting the sizes of fast-growing plants and smaller boulders to match our budget. His pricing was much more reasonable than contractors that gave us prices on the spot with little detail. Rafael is very knowledgeable on a large variety of plants regarding best exposure, watering needs and what they would look like in the future. He was very clear on what was included, when it would get done and the decisions we would need to make along the way. His crew was courteous, hard-working, fast and kept the jobsite clean. They even worked through rainy weather to get the job done. The project turned out beautifully. They removed the lawn, re-graded, repaired existing drain lines, installed a drip system, located and repaired existing sprinklers and wiring, added lights to walkways and trees, installed 90+ small plants, ground cover, a tree, a palm, boulders, weed cloth and mulch in less than two weeks. Working with Gala Services was a very positive experience from start to finish. We feel lucky to have found them and look forward to using them in our backyard!

5.0 Kevin P. Santee, CA
2/16/2022

They were on time, quick, and friendly. They did excellent work. I would definitely recommend them to anyone. Also a great value for such great work.

5.0 Randy K. San Diego, CA
11/4/2021

Rafael paid attention to all details involved with paver/concrete driveway job. His crew new exactly what I wanted. Hard working , prompt and friendly people. Would highly recommend them.

5.0 Gary N. Encinitas, CA
10/14/2021

Had them replace a flagstones-set-in-gravel walkway with a solid concrete walkway, topped with the flagstones set in mortar. Also had them install 13 replacement low voltage lights along the walkway. The crew worked very professionally, were skilled in what they were doing, and showed up on time, as promised. Also, I had a very good interface with Raphael, the owner. I would use them again for other landscape/hardscape projects around the house! I'm very pleased with their work.

5.0 Olga U. Escondido, CA
8/5/2021

Very good service. Organized and honest. Good prices and very good recommendations for landscaping options. .

5.0 Fabiola F. San Diego, CA
8/5/2021

GALA services is an excellent landscape company. Rafael is a very professional landscaper. He is very knowledgeable and his workers are always on time , very polite and skilled at their trades.

5.0 Miriam G. Encinitas, CA
8/3/2021

Very good workers and They did everything that was requested We had pavers and landscaping done. We are very happy !

5.0 Kemp R. Poway, CA
7/24/2021

Rafael is the president of the company the individual with whom I work from the beginning to the end of the project. He is very professional, extremely well organized and very knowledgeable about the plants and makes excellent suggestions on placement. Because of these qualities he takes the stress out of worrying about and planning how the job and design should go. I would highly recommend him if you Are looking for this type of service.

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New sod install.

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