Painting of Roosevelt Trail
 
 

Celebrating 34 years in 2016!

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LJ Gagne Landscaping and Excavation is the parent company of Roosevelt Trail Nursery and Garden Center. Since 1982, we have provided maintenance and landscaping services to Southern Maine's residential and commercial markets.
  • Landscape Maintenance
  • Estate Gardening
  • Spring & Fall Clean-Ups
  • Plant & Tree Installation
  • Tree Pruning & Maintenance
  • Hardscape Installation
  • Pond & Waterfall Installation
  • Walkways & Patios
  • Natural Stone Walls
  • Precast Concrete Pavers


Shoreland Zoning Practices

We work with the Department of Environmental Protection and surrounding communities of Windham, Casco, Naples, Raymond, Standish, Sebago, Bridgton, Harrison, Gray, Falmouth, and many others, to maintain and preserve the delicate environment around our lake shores while still allowing homeowners on the lake to responsibly enjoy their property.

We are certified and recognized by the following agencies and programs:
  • Cumberland County Soil & Water District
  • Portland Water District
  • Department of Environmental Protection




Image Galleries: Look for the photos with an * in their title, and access a slideshow of details of the entire job!

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Gardens and Greenspaces

Gardens and foundation plantings designed and built by LJ Gagne Landscaping.

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* Windham Windham Little Sebago Windham
* Windham Windham Little Sebago Windham
Jordan Bay - Sebago Windham Windham Portland
Jordan Bay - Sebago Windham Windham Portland
Portland Portland Frye Island Frye Island
Portland Portland Frye Island Frye Island
* Gray, ME Windham Windham Windham
* Gray, ME Windham Windham Windham
Portland Raymond    
Portland Raymond

Outdoor Living Spaces

Patios, walls, firepits, and outdoor kitchen areas turn a regular space into a luxurious outdoor room!

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* RTN Outdoor Living Area View from the Kitchen Garden Dining Area Firepit
* RTN Outdoor Living Area View from the Kitchen Garden Dining Area Firepit
Westbrook, ME      
Westbrook, ME

Stonework - Natural Stone

Natural stone walls and walkways.

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* Stone Steps - Harrison * Raymond Panther Pond - 1 Panther Pond - 2
* Stone Steps - Harrison * Raymond Panther Pond - 1 Panther Pond - 2
Panther Pond - 3 Panther Pond - 4 Raymond Raymond
Panther Pond - 3 Panther Pond - 4 Raymond Raymond
Harrison, ME Falmouth * Standish - 1 Standish - 2
Harrison, ME Falmouth * Standish - 1 Standish - 2
Standish - 3 Sebago Lake Windham (a) Windham (a)
Standish - 3 Sebago Lake Windham (a) Windham (a)
Windham (b) Sebago Five Islands, Construction - 1 Five Islands, Construction - 2
Windham (b) Sebago Five Islands, Construction - 1 Five Islands, Construction - 2
Five Islands, Construction - 3 Five Islands, Construction - 4 Five Islands, Construction - 5 Five Islands, Construction - 6
Five Islands, Construction - 3 Five Islands, Construction - 4 Five Islands, Construction - 5 Five Islands, Construction - 6
Five Islands, Construction - 7 Five Islands, Complete - 1 Five Islands, Complete - 2 Five Islands, Complete - 3
Five Islands, Construction - 7 Five Islands, Complete - 1 Five Islands, Complete - 2 Five Islands, Complete - 3
Five Islands, Complete - 4 Five Islands, Complete - 5 Five Islands, Complete - 6 Five Islands, Complete - 7
Five Islands, Complete - 4 Five Islands, Complete - 5 Five Islands, Complete - 6 Five Islands, Complete - 7
Five Islands, Complete - 8 Poland, ME Harrison  
Five Islands, Complete - 8 Poland, ME Harrison

Stonework - Manufactured Walls

Walls assembled from kits or series of identical blocks.

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Wall with Steps Front Yard Tree Berm  
Wall with Steps Front Yard Tree Berm

Stonework - Patios and Walkways

Both natural and manufactured stone is used.

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* Sebago Lake, Standish * Raymond * Pool Patio * Raymond
* Sebago Lake, Standish * Raymond * Pool Patio * Raymond
Westbrook Windham Windham (2) Casco
Westbrook Windham Windham (2) Casco
Sebago Lake Windham Lake Lake
Sebago Lake Windham Lake Lake
Frye Island Frye Island (2)    
Frye Island Frye Island (2)

Stonework - Permeable Pavers

Permeable Pavers are the solution for near the waterfront.

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* Windham Standish Raymond  
* Windham Standish Raymond

Stonework - Stone Fireplaces

Beautiful stone fireplace & pizza oven built in Raymond, ME. 2015, other stone fireplaces around the lakes region.

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Finished Pizza Oven/Fireplace The Beginning Firebrick Chimneys
Finished Pizza Oven/Fireplace The Beginning Firebrick Chimneys
Pizza Oven Veneer Stone More Veneer Finished Fireplace - Casco
Pizza Oven Veneer Stone More Veneer Finished Fireplace - Casco
Firebox Chimney Veneer Stone Fire at Night
Firebox Chimney Veneer Stone Fire at Night
Finished Fireplace - Standish Structure Veneer Stone Finished (& used!)
Finished Fireplace - Standish Structure Veneer Stone Finished (& used!)
What a view...      
What a view...

Steps - Natural and Manufactured

Steps and stairways, natural and manufactured stone.

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Steps & Landings Steep Stairway Windham Raymond Cape
Steps & Landings Steep Stairway Windham Raymond Cape
Granite 1 Granite 2 Granite Raymond
Granite 1 Granite 2 Granite Raymond
Raymond Condos    
Raymond Condos

Water Features

Nothing is better than the soothing sound of a waterfall in your own backyard...

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West Falmouth West Falmouth West Falmouth West Falmouth
West Falmouth West Falmouth West Falmouth West Falmouth
Waterfall - 1 Waterfall - 2 Waterfall - 3 Waterfall - 4
Waterfall - 1 Waterfall - 2 Waterfall - 3 Waterfall - 4
Pondless Waterfall      
Pondless Waterfall

Double Waterfall Pond, Start to Finish - Windham, ME

How to Build your Very Own Waterfall, in 20 easy steps. Scroll down the page at the first photo for a full-construction slideshow!

* Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4
* Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4
Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8
Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8
Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12
Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12
Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16
Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16
Step 17 Step 18 Step 19 Step 20
Step 17 Step 18 Step 19 Step 20
Finished, Visitor Approved Finished, clear water Finished Pond Year 1 Finished Pond Year 2 Late Summer
Finished, Visitor Approved Finished, clear water Finished Pond Year 1 Finished Pond Year 2 Late Summer

Waterfront Retaining Walls

Holding back the lake from one's front door is not a thing to be taken lightly.

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Long Lake, Naples, ME Long Lake, Naples, ME Long Lake, Naples, ME Long Lake, Naples, ME
Long Lake, Naples, ME Long Lake, Naples, ME Long Lake, Naples, ME Long Lake, Naples, ME
Sebago Lake, Standish, ME Sebago Lake, Standish, ME Sebago Lake, Standish, ME Sebago Lake, Standish, ME
Sebago Lake, Standish, ME Sebago Lake, Standish, ME Sebago Lake, Standish, ME Sebago Lake, Standish, ME
* Sebago Lake, Sebago, ME      
* Sebago Lake, Sebago, ME

Lakeside Erosion Control

DEP Regulations require a certain amount of buffering and natural material on the lake shore to slow waterflow and prevent runoff from damaging our natural resources. We work with the DEP to provide the most beautiful and environmentally-conscious lakeside landscape possible for you!

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* Sebago Lake, Raymond, ME Raymond Raymond Gray, ME
* Sebago Lake, Raymond, ME Raymond Raymond Gray, ME

Treework

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Falmouth - Hemlock Falmouth - Hemlock Falmouth - Hemlock * Lovell - Maples
Falmouth - Hemlock Falmouth - Hemlock Falmouth - Hemlock * Lovell - Maples
Standish - Pine Standish Standish Standish
Standish - Pine Standish Standish Standish
Standish - cleanup      
Standish - cleanup

Septic Fields

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Eljen Drain System 1 Eljen Drain System 2 Step Leach Field * Enviro Septic System
Eljen Drain System 1 Eljen Drain System 2 Step Leach Field * Enviro Septic System
Enviro Septic Tanks Enviro Bio-Filter Media    
Enviro Septic Tanks Enviro Bio-Filter Media

Digital Imaging

These are composite pictures. We take a digital photo and insert plants, mulch, lawn, and stonework so the customer can see an example of what their landscape should look like once everything has filled in.

Front Walkway Front Walkway Brick House Driveway Island
Front Walkway Front Walkway Brick House Driveway Island
Front Back Island Hall Implements
Front Back Island Hall Implements

Snowplowing

LJ Gagne provides commercial snowplowing services during the winter months.

Daewoo Loader 1-ton and 7 yd trucks 1-ton with Sander  
Daewoo Loader 1-ton and 7 yd trucks 1-ton with Sander