Welcome to Hively Landscapes

At Hively, our mission is to enhance the beauty and value of every client’s property while exceeding their expectations every step of the way. Hively offers a full range of landscaping services for any size residential or commercial property in south-central PA. We invite you to contact any of our professional landscape designers. Click here to meet them.

- Ted Ventre, Owner, General Manager



  • Hively Landscapes takes on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    August 26, 2014

    The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been all the rage on social and mainstream media recently. At Hively Landscapes, we are proud of our involvement in the local community through our charitable donations of both treasure and time and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was a natural fit. The Challenge provided us with a chance to include our team members, give back and have good fun for a good cause. Enjoy!

    Hively Landscapes ALS Bucket Challenge Video
  • John Zielinski Awarded Environmental Educator of the Year

    August 13, 2014

    Hively Landscapes Sales/Designer John Zielinski Recognized as Environmental Educator of the Year by The York County Conservation District. "John finds the most enjoyment in learning something new about the landscapes he sees each day. This passion is tangible and contagious and that is what makes working with John so much fun. We are very proud to have him on our team." Ted Ventre, owner and general manager of Hively Landscapes.

  • Hively Landscapes and Beck & Ness Design Group Showcasing a Home

    August 13, 2014

    Hively Landscapes has joined with Beck & Ness Design Group to showcase a home in the York Builders Association Parade of Homes on September 20 and 21, 2014. The home in the Wyndham Hills community of York County, has had the landscaping completely renovated by Hively over the past two years including a new patio and pond with waterfall. Beck & Ness Design Group has renovated the kitchen and great room to create a stylish and functional entertaining area. Please visit the York Builders Association website to learn more.

  • Best of York County


    Hively Landscapes VOTED One of the Best of York County!

  • Central Penn Business Journal


    Recently featured in Central Penn Business Journal.

  • Brian Waltersdorf


    Brian Waltersdorf R.L.A. featured in SMART Magazine and York Daily Record

  • Remodeling Awards of Excellence.


    James Theisen and Jeff Bollinger win 2013 York Builders Association Remodeling Awards of Excellence.

  • Outdoor Living


    James receives Grand Award (1st place) for Outdoor Living $45,000-$75,000.

  • Specialty Construction


    Jeff receives Honorable Mention for Interior/Exterior Specialty Construction.

  • Best of York


    Hively was awarded Best of York by Susquehanna Style Magazine.

    Susquehanna Style's Best of York 2014 badge for Hively Landscapes
  • Recognized by YCCD


    Hively Landscapes is proud to announce that our own John Zielinski has been recognized by the York County Conservation District as an Outstanding Environmental Educator for his work leading Envirothon Teams in the Northeastern school district over the past decade.