Eric Carl started his landscaping journey by working with his best friends uncle who owned a local lawn care business when he was 11 years old. Needless to say, Eric feel in love with mowing. He continued doing lawn care part time and was also a full time master mechanic. In 2008, when the car repair business was slowing down, Eric decided to pursue his passion part time to supplement his income.In 2012 he officially started Lawn Patrol Landscaping. The new Jersey native moved to Oveido, Florida to pursue his business degree at the University of Central Florida. Eric fell in love with the weather and the area so he has no plans on leaving anytime soon. “Coming from the harsh weather in New Jersey, I will only go back to visit my friends and family in the summer in New Jersey,” Eric laughs.
Lawn Patrol Landscaping services mainly north Orlando but specifically mows grass in Oveido, Altamonte Springs, Winter Park , Azalea Park, Hiawassee, Pine Hills, Lockhart, Longwood, Maitland, and even cuts yards in Apopka, Florida.
Eric has over 70 recurring customers and has several commercial properties including the East Pointe Community.
Carl credits his attention to detail as his best asset. “My attention to detail is what my customers tell me they love the most about my work,” Eric explains. “We try to mow each lawn differently every time so we can keep a nice pattern and stripes on the lawn. We will spend the extra time to make sure that all of our customers are happy and get what they pay for”
Lawn Patrol is not only capable of handling your regular lawn needs, they also do mulching, sodding, shrub and bush trimming, pressure washing, shrub and bush trimming, palm tree trimming, gutter cleaning, leaf removal, fall/spring cleanups, landscape design, plant removal and design, sprinkler repair and maintenance.
Eric fell in love with this industry at an early age. “To me, mowing is peaceful. I can take my time and no is standing over my shoulder telling me to hurry up,” Carl says. “It’s peaceful and relaxing and something I love to do.”
When Eric has any spare time, he still enjoys tinkering with cars. Although he is not a golfer, he also enjoys teaching his son the game.
Eric is happily married with 2 kids and 2 fur babies. He has a Great Dane and Lab/Jack Russell mix.
The Carl family enjoys grabbing a bit to eat at Miller’s Ale House on University Park drive and also love going to Rock and Brews on Red Bug Lake road in Oveido.
So if your lawn is in need of some additional attention to detail, let Eric and his crew at Lawn Patrol Landscape knock out any of your outdoor chores.