Founded in 1988, Barefoot & Associates, Inc. has provided high quality professional landscaping for both residential and commercial clients for over two decades.
Our Raleigh, NC landscaping design, installation, and lawn care maintenance services have given our clients with commercial properties the professional appearance they desire, while our residential care has increased property values for many North Carolina homeowners.
Our Mission Statement
Barefoot & Associates, Inc.’s goal is to provide your business or home with the highest quality plant materials and most attractive landscape possible at a reasonable, competitive price. Our competitive pricing is enhanced by our unmatched customer service that enables all of our clients to immediately receive a response from any of our supervisory personnel. Please call our firm for assistance with all of your landscape needs.
Our Raleigh Landscaping & Lawn Maintenance Team
We are a Triangle area landscape design, installation, and total maintenance firm that has offered professional turf and horticultural expertise for over a decade. Our supervisory staff has over 75 years of total combined experience with agronomy and horticulture knowledge in the RTP area. The Raleigh landscaping and lawn professionals on our team are NCSU graduates and familiar with the most beneficial turf and landscape planting practices suited to your individual needs for this difficult region of the U.S. known as the Transition Zone.
Giving Back to North Carolina’s Communities
Being a small, local business we feel very fortunate and blessed by the success of our company. This result is not only from our hard work and efforts but also from an extremely supportive community. With such strong community support we felt it was only natural to give back. Visit our community page to see our efforts to support the North Carolina community.
Proudly Serving Clients Throughout the NC Triangle
Operating out of Smithfield, NC, Barefoot & Associates provides Raleigh, Smithfield, NC and surrounding areas with beautiful residential and commercial landscaping services.
Barefoot & Associates has over two decades worth of work under it’s belt, and through it all we’ve been committed to giving our clients quality Raleigh landscaping and lawn maintenance. Take a glance through our Landscaping Photo Galleries to see our past residential, commercial, and golf course construction projects.
We have clients in Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Fuquay Varina, Garner, Wake Forest, Knightdale, Wendell, Clayton, Smithfield, Selma, Pine Level, Princeton, Goldsboro, Four Oaks, Benson, Dunn, Coats and Buies Creek, NC. We are proud to serve and be a part of these communities that, together, make North Carolina such a great place to live and work.
Scott D. Reeder
PRESIDENT/CEO & BUSINESS MANAGER
President & CEO – Mr. Reeder attended North Carolina State University and graduated in 1992 with a A.S. Degree in Turfgrass Management, Ornamentals & Landscape Technology, with a concentration in Agribusiness Management. Mr. Reeder is a Certified Turfgrass Professional, a Licensed Landscape Contractor and holds a NC Commercial Pesticide Applicators License. Mr. Reeder also comes from a golf course maintenance background and deals with turf installation and maintenance. Agronomy and turf recommendations are his field of expertise, along with the daily logistics pertaining to all turf care.
Office Manager- Jennifer serves as Office Manager for Barefoot & Associates. Mrs. Reeder worked 17 years in the banking industry and served as an Administrative Assistant before becoming the ATM Installation Coordinator of one of the larger and fastest growing local banks in our area. While working for the banking industry, Mrs. Reeder was honored to be a part of the Lean Six Sigma Program where she earned her Green Belt. Mrs. Reeder is very personable and handles the day to day operations of the office.
DIRECTOR OF LANDSCAPE SERVICES
Director of Design and Horticulture – Mr. Foushee obtained a B.S. Degree in Horticulture with a concentration in Design from North Carolina State University in 1996. Mr. Foushee has worked extensively throughout his career in the fields of landscaping design and installation for both the commercial and residential markets. His designs and installations are aesthetically pleasing with a focus on function that meets your particular needs. Mr. Foushee is also a Certified Plant Professional through the North Carolina Nursery & Landscape Association (NCNLA), a Licensed Landscape Contractor and holds a NC Commercial Pesticide License. These achievements demonstrates his commitment to professionalism in the industry.
DIRECTOR OF SALES & OPERATIONS
Sales & Operations Manager-Mr. Gilchrist attended North Carolina State University and graduated in 1994 with an A.S Degree in Turfgrass Management and Ornamentals & Landscape Technology. While working for Barefoot & Associates, Mr. Gilchrist has become a Licensed Landscape Contractor. Mr. Gilchrist also holds a NC Commercial Pesticide Applicators License. Turf & Drainage solutions are his expertise. Mr. Gilchrist enjoys meeting with clients on a daily basis trying to solve their problems with sound and affordable solutions.
Aaron obtained his B.S. Degree in Landscape Horticulture/Construction from The Ohio State University. Aaron is an energetic, highly motivated landscape professional with extensive experience in plant materials, hardscapes, irrigation, and equipment operation. Aaron has recently obtained his NC Irrigation Contractors License and holds a current NC Pesticide Applicators License.