About Us - Earthworks Landscaping

About Us

Our Services

Earthworks Landscaping is passionate about providing the best pool and landscaping services to our residential and commercial customers in and around the GTA including Burlington, Oakville, Mississauga, and Milton. We always put our customers’ needs and wants first, doing our best to meet their vision for their outdoor space and craft an outdoor design they can enjoy for years to come. With more than 15 years of industry experience, we can’t wait to help. Schedule a free consultation today!

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Pool Installation

Inground swimming pools are some of the best outdoor living additions you can incorporate into your back yard space. They not only provide a great source of relaxation, but they are a fantastic place to entertain and get some exercise. Our top-rated pool installation services in Ontario are guaranteed to meet (or exceed) your expectations. Get started today.

Pool Services

From pool maintenance to repair, our team delivers the best pool services in order to keep your pool in supreme working order. Taking care of a pool can be time consuming and stressful. Let our expert team ensure your pool is maintained to the highest standards. We also offer stand-alone pool services, such as pool opening and pool closing  and pool cleaning services.

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Landscape Design

Our team believes that when you have a beautiful landscape, you’ll want to spend time outdoors and invite your friends to enjoy it too. From seeing your beautiful flowers in bloom in a dizzying array of colors to listening to a soothing waterfall,  great landscape design can enrich your life. We offer a wide variety of landscaping services, including interlocking & natural stone patios, driveways, walkways, outdoor rooms, and more. Get in touch to see our capabilities today.

Our Difference

The team at Earthworks Landscaping understands that you have choices when it comes to a pool and landscape company. That’s why we aim to be different. Our family-owned landscaping business’s mission is to ensure you are 100% satisfied with the service you receive. We are in the dream business, and you may have been dreaming of having an inground swimming pool all your own, or perhaps a pergola to shelter you from the summer heat. With our experienced landscape designers, we offer creative ideas to provide you custom landscape designs you’ll love. Contact us today!

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best landscaping business in Ontario

When searching for the best landscaping business in Ontario, you want a company that delivers on its promises, offers a great landscaping design, is prompt and punctual, professional and caring, and loves what they do. Earthworks Landscaping is all of that and more. Our team is dedicated to bringing you the absolute best outdoor living space, which is why we offer such a variety of services, including pool installation, landscape design, pavilions, front entrance landscaping, and more. Our family-owned company chose landscaping out of the thousands of businesses to start because we love crafting areas for our customers to enjoy for years to come. If you are interested in our landscaping services, call for a free landscape design consultation in Burlington, Oakville, Mississauga, and Milton today!

About Our Company

At earthworks landscaping, we offer a wide selection of landscaping services to turn your outdoor space into your dream retreat. Our motto “Beautiful. Inspired. Durable.” captures our services.

Beautifully designed spaces.
Creatively organized.
Built by expert technicians.
With industry-leading products.

As proud partners of Narellan, Pentarm and Latham Pools in West GTA, we have all the tools to bring your backyard dreams to life

Who We Are

Bert Hoytema


Bert started landscaping as a summer job in high school. After that, his love of the business grew. A specialist in landscape construction techniques, Bert launched Earthworks Landscaping in 2004. Bert still oversees all aspects of the company. When not at work, Bert enjoys playing hockey and spending time outdoors with his boys.


Brittany Gill

Manager, Landscape Sales & Service

Brit has been with Earthworks Landscaping for over 6 years and continues to shine in her role with customer service, landscape design and estimation. When she's not in the office or on the road, Brit has a DIY project on the go!


Mark Caplan

Pool Service Manager

As a Certified Maintenance Specialist and the Pool Service Manager at earthworks landscaping, Mark oversees getting our new pool installations up & running, ongoing maintenance & equipment repair. With a background in both construction & technology, Mark brings a wealth of industry knowledge to the company and with 3 daughters, quite a bit of patience too.


Liam Ricci

Landscape Designer

As a graduate of both a three-year Landscape Design diploma and a degree in Integrated Land Planning Liam is qualified and excited to help you take your landscape to the next level using platforms such as AutoCAD, SketchUp, and TwinMotion. Liam works directly with clients to translate their vision into reality.


Jennifer Hoytema

Business Manager

Jennifer has a background in business administration, project management, marketing & advertising, in addition to an eye for great design. When not in the office, Jennifer can be found wandering home improvement store aisles or losing to her kids at video games.


Julissa Castillo

Manager, Pool Sales

Prior to joining the team, Julissa spent years learning and growing in the sales and customer service industry. As Pool Sales Manager, Julissa’s prime focus is ensuring each client undergoes a smooth and enjoyable process, making the most out of the Earthworks experience! When away from the office, Julissa can be found at the gym, binge watching the latest Netflix series and even sneaking in a work email or two after dinner.


Nolan Forsyth

Operations Manager

As our operations manager, Nolan plays a dual role leading construction crews in pool + landscaping projects and organizing the day to day operations of our field crews. Growing up in the business, Nolan skillfully represents the new generation of trade professionals. When not on a job site, Nolan enjoys the outdoors & spending time with friends & family.


Our Philosophy

We believe in creating outdoor spaces our clients delight in with quality workmanship we stand behind.

Earthworks Landscaping is a local, family-run pool & landscaping company established in 2004 by Bert and Jennifer Hoytema. Although we continue to grow, we still maintain a personal involvement with every project.

Our Associations

Landscape Ontario
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada
Canadian Nursery Landscape Association

In the Community

We actively work to help families in need in our community. As such, we are proud recipients of the 2015 Burlington Accessibility Award.