Landscape Maintenance

Your landscape is a continually growing investment reflecting your personality and property. Schmechtig Landscapes has the knowledge and expertise to manage the maintenance of your home’s outdoor spaces with a staff of horticulturists, plant and tree health care specialists, and certified landscape technicians.

We have been providing our expertise in mastering landscaping and dedication to client service since 1960. Our landscape maintenance service work continues to be represented in Chicago and its North Shore and Northwest suburbs. We tailor a program to fit your property’s requirements, from property care management to weekly lawn care, annual and perennial gardens, plant healthcare, etc. Each client is assigned an Account Manager to direct your team in every aspect of landscape management, knowing exactly when to perform each service and exceeding expectations.

Landscaping Services

Schmechtig Landscapes offers landscaping services throughout the year. Our experienced crews work diligently to maintain a particular property for each of our clients. We are determined to keep your lawn, garden, beds, and pots in top-notch shape throughout the warm months. We also offer holiday lighting and decor services during the winter season and create stunning winter containers. Don’t forget to schedule your gutter cleaning service in the fall, dormant pruning, and any winter plant protection necessary. Rest assured knowing that you do not have to worry about your landscaping… we have got you covered!


Please see below for a complete list of maintenance services that we provide.


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Landscape Maintenance Services and Lawn Care Schmechtig Landscapes provide:

  • Spring & Fall Clean-Ups; Yard Clean-Up
  • Weekly Grounds
  • Weekly Lawn Service
  • Lawn Aeration
  • Mulch
  • Weeding
  • Trimming
  • Edging
  • Cultivating
  • Stone, Sand, Gravel, Topsoil
  • Pruning – including Dormant Pruning
  • Plant Bed Service
  • Four Season Color Displays
  • Garden Services: Annuals, Perennials, Vegetables, Butterfly Gardens, Rose Care Program
  • Pest Management: Fertilization – Lawn and Plant Beds, Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, Ground Cover, and more
  • Weed, Insect and Disease Control
  • Animal Repellants
  • Deer Control
  • Seasonal Container Pot Displays
  • Winter Plant Protection
  • Tree Health Care
  • Hand Watering Service
  • Gator Bags
  • Irrigation Service
  • Lighting Service
  • Power-washing Service
  • Hardscape Maintenance Service

For Architects and Building Contractors

Together, as a team, we will realize your client’s wishes from the very beginning of the home design and building process by providing landscape design and construction services including site preparation, drainage, irrigation and lighting.

For Real Estate Professionals – Exterior Staging

Schmechtig Landscapes works with realtors. The front yard is the first impression for a new buyer. Working with you and your seller, we will consult, design, and install an exterior staging solution to help your client with their curb appeal, whether the front yard or backyard, and items such as seasonal container pots, mulch, or lawn and plant healthcare. We will put together a landscape property maintenance plan for your bank-owned properties to get the parcel back into shape and look its best to sell.

“We have been customers/clients of Schmechtig Landscapes for almost thirty years. In addition to providing outstanding lawn service during that time, company founder Klaus Schmechtig, his son Mike and our account executive Rob Sizer have completed numerous landscape design projects for us. We have always been delighted with their competence, their responsivenes and the quality of plant materials provided. We love our property, and we love the way that Schmechtig Landscapes has worked with us to design and maintain it.”


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Schmechtig Landscapes has been providing landscape services in the suburbs of Chicago (Northshore) since 1960 including Lake CountyCook County, the North Suburbs and the Northwest Suburbs of Chicagoland.

If you are looking for a landscape maintenance company or landscape design build firm, call us today for your complimentary consultation at 847-566-1233 or complete the online contact form.

Schmechtig Landscapes serves the following communities:

Arlington Heights IL
Bannockburn IL
Barrington Hills IL
Barrington IL
Buffalo Grove IL
Chicago IL
Lincoln Park
Hyde Park IL
Deerfield IL
Deer Park IL

Evanston IL
Glencoe IL
Glenview IL
Golf IL
Green Oaks IL
Hawthorn Woods IL
Highland Park IL
Inverness IL
Kenilworth IL
Kildeer IL

Lake Bluff IL
Lake Forest IL
Lake Zurich IL
Libertyville IL
Lincolnshire IL
Long Grove IL
Mettawa IL
Mundelein IL
North Barrington IL
Northbrook IL

Northfield IL
Palatine IL
Park Ridge IL
Riverwoods IL
Skokie IL
South Barrington IL
Vernon Hills IL
Wilmette IL
Winnetka IL
Wynstone IL