About Us

Barrie Young started in grounds maintenance in 1974 and has been a sole trader since 1989. A family run business, the Youngs provide an extensive range of grounds maintenance and garden services, regardless of size, to both Private and Public Sector clients in Capel, Folkestone, Dover and the Kent area in general and are dedicated to giving a high level of customer service from an initial enquiry to the completion of a job. We have a full and comprehensive Health & Safety policy which includes carrying out a risk assessment before commencing any work. Whatever the requirements for your grounds maintenance or garden service, our professional and friendly team can help. Contact us today for more information.

Or we should say meet the family, we're a family run business founded in 1974.

Barrie Young


Barrie founded his gardening business in 1974. He has extensive experience in grounds maintenance and gardening services and will work with you to create an individually tailored plan for the upkeep of your garden.

Julie Young

Gardener & Finance

Barrie's wife Julie has been working with the business since it's inception. As well as assisting Barrie with the upkeep of clients' gardens and grounds, she takes on the role of administration for the company.

James Young


James is Barrie and Julie's eldest son and works together with his parents to maintain your garden or grounds. He has a vast range of experience in gardening services and professional grounds maintenance.

A Small Selection of Our Customers