About Benton Outdoor Living

Charlotte's Award Winning Landscaping Design and Construction Company

Experience You Can Trust

John Benton and his team have been designing and building beautiful outdoor spaces the right way since 1989.

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Award Winning

Design You’ll Enjoy. Service You’ll Love.

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Licensed & Insured

We don’t cut corners when it comes to providing quality work.

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30 Years Experience

The knowledge to do things right and overcome obstacles.

Landscape Design and Construction


Our team of experts is fully dedicated to helping you transform your outdoor spaces into outdoor living areas.

Our Team

Our team has many years of experience and different specialties, so that we are able to provide you with the best possible overall experience.

John Benton

John Benton


Truly an expert in visualizing possibilities, John Benton is a gifted landscape and design/build specialist who cares deeply about his clients’ satisfaction. He brings his expertise and artistic mastery to each property he visits.

John’s work has been featured in Charlotte Home Magazine, he has written articles for The Landscape Contractors’ National publication, and many others.

He continues to create outdoor experiences like no other for his clients.

Kathie Kiefer

Kathie Kiefer


With two decades for experience in accounting and office administration, Kathie helps keep everything running smoothly behind the scenes. She’s also likely to be the voice you hear on the other end of the phone when you call our office. Kathie is dedicated to helping you get the service you deserve.

Bob Hager

Bob Hager

Operations Manager

Bob is a top-level landscape professional with over 10 years of experience. His expertise includes all aspects of landscaping, irrigation, lighting, drainage and hardscapes.

Bob is responsible for turning designs into reality. He has managed multiple million dollar projects during his career.  Bob goes to great lengths to deliver the best experience possible.

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(704) 604-2813




168 SC-274, #153
Lake Wylie, SC 29710