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Tim Lake

Tim Lake
Tim Lake is president of T. Lake Environmental Design.
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Comprehensive Landscape Services Span Across Georgia

Posted by Tim Lake on Jul 18, 2023 12:12:49 PM

Chances are, you've probably passed by quite a few of our projects without even realizing it. Next time you drive by Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, or drive through Dublin City, take a moment to appreciate the landscape designs that might just be our handiwork!

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Topics: Commercial Landscape Maintenance, Landscape Construction, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design

Maximizing Returns: The Significance of Hiring a Full-Service Landscape Contractor

Posted by Tim Lake on Jun 17, 2023 10:05:16 AM

In an era where economic status and return on investment are at the forefront of our minds, it's important to recognize the influence that landscape maintenance, construction, and landscape architecture have on these aspects.  

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Topics: Commercial Landscape Maintenance, Landscape Construction, Environmental Services, Landscape Design

The Brains Behind the Operation: Meet Carter Helton!

Posted by Tim Lake on Jun 6, 2023 5:14:24 PM

When it comes to landscaping, a successful team doesn’t just begin and end with maintenance crews and sales managers. Often, those behind the scenes are the ones who make the biggest waves. Our new Controller, Carter Helton is a perfect example. Not everyone has a knack for digging into data or balancing numbers, but Carter has it all in spades. 

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Topics: Culture

Maximize Your Property's Value: 5 Advantages of Outdoor Kitchens

Posted by Tim Lake on May 12, 2023 5:31:16 PM

At T. Lake, we believe that outdoor spaces are more than just a place to relax and unwind. They are an extension of our homes, where we make memories with loved ones, entertain guests, and invest in our property's value. That's why we understand the importance of finding ways to boost our home's ROI and our enjoyment of our living spaces. 

 

One of the easiest ways to enhance your outdoor living experience is investing in an outdoor kitchen. By embracing this valuable addition, you can not only create a seamless extension of your home but also unlock endless possibilities for entertaining, savoring meals, and forging cherished memories with your loved ones.

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Topics: Robot Mower

The Heart of Our Office: Meet Our Receptionist Teresa

Posted by Tim Lake on Apr 12, 2023 1:53:00 PM

If you've been to our office or given us a call, you've probably already met Teresa, our new receptionist. She's the ideal person to be at the front desk - bubbly, friendly, and always willing to help out with a smile. If she doesn't have the answer, she'll make sure to find it for you!

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Topics: Culture

Teaming Up With Technology: The Future Of Robotic Mowing

Posted by Tim Lake on Mar 1, 2023 4:41:00 PM

The future of landscaping looks a lot different than it did a few decades ago. As the use of automation increases, landscaping companies are quickly turning to automated equipment to perform yard maintenance that takes client service to the next level. 

Rest assured, you don’t need to worry about your lawn being taken over by R2-D2s. Just think of them as a T. Lake team member with your personal preferences pre-programmed in. We can’t wait to show you what this technology can do!

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Topics: Robot Mower

Behind The Scenes With Beth: Meet Our New Office Manager

Posted by Tim Lake on Feb 6, 2023 3:48:00 PM

Every office needs a manager! Lucky for us, we’ve got Beth.

Beth started in February of 2022 as our part-time office manager and brings over twenty years of office experience. She graduated with her business degree from the University of Georgia and boy, she certainly means business! Beth was temporarily employed at T. Lake in the past, so when she was able to come back Tim knew she would hit the ground running (but let her have her morning sip of coffee first 🙂). 

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Topics: Culture

The T.Lake Team Learns With the Best

Posted by Tim Lake on Nov 15, 2022 6:06:00 PM

At T. Lake, we value ongoing education within our company and the lawn and landscape industry. Staying open-minded and receptive to new trends and opportunities are key to success. A simple yet impactful way we do this is by attending networking events, shows, and conferences. Many consist of workshops and discussion groups that are led by some of our industry's most successful people.

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Topics: Culture

Help Your Lawn Head into Fall y'all!

Posted by Tim Lake on Oct 18, 2022 5:57:00 PM

Whether you're ready for pumpkin spice lattes or not, your outdoor space is starting to move into fall weather. To help with that transition, we have a few services that can help you and your landscape.

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Topics: Commercial Landscape Maintenance

The Lake Family Wood Working

Posted by Tim Lake on Oct 3, 2022 5:54:00 PM

We’ve had quite a few people ask about the tables that Tim was making out of the tree from his parent's business. We wanted to show you how the first top turned out and share a little bit of inspiration from Tim’s experience.

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Topics: Culture