Landscape Ontario– Hansen Lawn & Gardens is a long standing professional member of Landscape Ontario. We support and participate in Landscape Ontario’s mission to advance and promote the horticulture industry. Its members are stewards of the horticultural trades, with a vision for a vibrant and prosperous future. Our current president, Ed Hansen, has served on the board as the current president of the Ottawa Chapter and chair of the Cancer Survivors Park.
Landscape Industry Certified– Hansen is Landscape Industry Certified. The Landscape Industry certification program is a way to establish a high standard of excellence throughout the landscape community. Landscape industry certification ensures the contractor you choose has successfully completed the Landscape industry training program.
ICPI- Hansen Lawn & Gardens ltd is ICPI certified based on our completion of the Concrete Paver Installer Certification Program which provides education on the construction of interlocking concrete pavements. The mission of ICPI is to increase awareness, promote technical excellence as well as education and professional competence.
Certified Segmental Retaining Wall Installer- The National Concrete Masonry Association certified Segmental Retaining Wall Installer certification program verifies knowledge of fundamental principles and recommended installation guidelines of segmental retaining walls. The mission of the National Concrete Masonry Association is to advance, protect and promote the common interests of its members.
Techo Pro Contractor- A Techo Pro certification recognizes the dedication to the Techo-Block standard of Excellence. As a Techo-Pro contractor we are committed to strength quality, integrity, creativity and passion.
Better Business Bureau- Hansen Lawn & Gardens participates in the Better Business Bureau program. We share their mission of creating a community of trustworthy businesses encouraging and supporting best practices, celebrating marketplace role models and denouncing substandard marketplace behavior.
Canadian Landscape Nursery Association- Hansen Lawn & Gardens is a member of CNLA whose mission is to create a prosperous, professional and ethical industry that is recognized, valued and utilized by the public as a result of the environmental, economic and life-style benefits provided by its members’ products and services.
Smart About Salt- Hansen Lawn & Gardens is Smart About Certified. We share the mission of protecting freshwater from winter salt usage with the ultimate goal of improving winter safety and reducing salt use.
Snow and Ice Management- Hansen is a member of the snow and ice management certification for owners and executives who focus on the critical elements of running a professional snow business.
City of Ottawa- Hansen Lawn & Gardens holds a valid City Of Ottawa Business License
Workplace Safety & Prevention Services- Hansen Lawn & Gardens is an active participant of WSPS Safety Groups and is a registered contractor with WSIB
Algonquin College- Hansen Lawn & Gardens works to improve, guide and support students in the industry with Ed Hansen as the current chair of the Horticulture Industry Advisory Committee.
Ontario Wood- Hansen Lawn & Gardens is a strong supporter of Ontario Wood, the optimal balance of price, function, beauty, versatility, and performance. Ontario Wood is the natural choice.
Ottawa Construction Association – Hansen Lawn & Gardens is proud to be a member of the Ottawa Construction Association. The OCA is the voice of Ottawa’s non-residential construction community. The OCA works to promote and maintain industry best practices that respect the principles of fairness, ethics, teamwork, and service.
Unilock- Unilock is the first North American company to manufacturer concrete pavers. The Unilock Authorized Contractor Program was introduced in 1986 to qualify contractors and provide more assurance to homeowners. Landscape contractors must meet stringent training, experience, and quality standards to join this program.