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"After the initial visit we never saw anyone again. No phone calls to remind us of the quarterly service and no service people showed up. I know they're not" just coming when I'm not home wither because our property is gated *and* I work from home. Anyway, I complained once and they sent someone. But I am not really into nagging people to do their jobs so I just let it go. Money down the drain. Today they called me and asked me if I wanted to review. I said no.

-James L.

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"We pay quite a lot for this service. They don't apply weed
around retaining walls by the sidewalk or on our gravel path. They send" someone different out every time, and while the lawn looked good the first summer, it's now looking horrible. Once someone said it was dry and sunny out, and as he was finishing up applying, it started to pour down raining. Every time there is an issue with the lawn and we call to discuss it-such as "the lawn has turned hideous and brown the day after you applied weed
" or "you said you'd slit seed the back yard and you just went back there and tossed seed down (which we did and it didn't work), they make up one excuse after another as to why this isn't their doing or why it didn't work (it's too shady). That might be the case, however, you shouldn't have SEEDED the lawn in the first place if you knew it was too shady. At least give me my money back. But no, it's not their fault, so you pay no matter what. Sure, they'll send someone out immediately to "look at it", but they don't do much to address any issues. They are VERY expensive for not only the weed/feed but also lawn mowing. My yard is MAYBE 600 square feet, and they wanted 50 dollars just to mow. It's a 10 minute job. I would recommend you find another company for this service unless you like wasting your money.

-Deborah W.

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How to Get Rid of Springtails

One of the most effective ways to control springtails is to dry out the infested area. Springtails require a high-moisture environment to breed and thrive, living mostly off of algaes that grow in moist conditions. They will either leave the infested area or die out. If there is an infestation that cannot be controlled by drying out the infested area, use an appropriately labeled insecticide with a residual time These will typically be a liquid concentrate form, a wet-able powder form, or a dust product.  DO NOT APPLY UNTIL AREAS ARE DRY.  If area will not dry naturally, use Corn Starch to soak-up any lingering moisture and otherwise 'steer' any rain water or irrigation away from area.

 

Also, if there is a noticed springtail infestation around the perimeter of the structure, use the insecticide to do a barrier treatment and apply corn starch to reduce or eliminate moisture. Caulk and seal all cracks and crevices and inspect potted plants before they are brought into the house.

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I would talk to your local lawn and garden supply store (or mill and feed) - NOT a box store or hardware store. There are also selective grass control chemicals. YOu can research this by Googling using search string      "Tall Fescue Control" - there are lots of articles by the USDA and individual state cooperative extension services.

There is a treatment called chlorsulfuron TFC (Tall Fescue Control) that will do this - it worked for me in western New York, but took 3 years to finish out all the tall fescue. It may now be limited to use by commercial applicators - pretty potent stuff. Can yellow bluegrass or make it phytosensitive, but our looked OK during treatment because the TFC was applied in the fall for best results, and our lawn was dormant till spring anyway.

Tall fescue can also be controlled by real short mowing, but only in areas where the bluegrass is dominant and really thrives so will eventually crowd out the trimmed fescue, but you may be too far north for that.

 

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Lawn Treatment reviews in River Grove

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I've used them for many years. Never had a complaint. I'm usually not home when the service is performed, and a thorough report is left (This has improved over the year)..
- William M.
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He never returned my message. Pretty rude and unprofessional. If he was busy, he could have had the courtesy to say that he couldn't take on new clients and I would have understood.
Your question below about where the service was provided is irrelevant because he never performed the service! You need to restructure your question.
- Steve L.
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They tell you when they are coming,they explain what they will be doing,and they show up on time!I need to stay off for a very short time.....Trust them completely,have been with them for years.....
- Rena A.
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Chemicals used are not quite as effective as those used by TruGreen, but TruGreen is not available in my area. (Had TruGreen in my previous house.) Cost for 5 applications/year seemed a bit excessive, so only use 3 -- like my next-door neighbor
- Walter M.
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Company was highly responsive to my concerns that the chemical spray had damaged my annuals and made multiple calls to discuss, evaluate and rectify the issue to my satisfaction.


- Dyan H.
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My lawn was in terrible shape a few months ago when I started using their services. He assessed my lawn and told me to give him a year to get it looking as good as my
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' lawn (who they also service). I told him he had a deal. So far we are 4 months in and the difference is remarkable! My lawn isn't going to
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awards yet, but it has improved greatly! They are reliable and consistent. They always call me the night before to let me know they will be coming by. When I noticed some ant beds, I gave them a call and they were out again within 48 hours to treat the issue specially and off-cycle at no charge.

- Candace Y.
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My lawn is insect free, which is also keeping the bugs out of the house. My lawn has never been
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. I had him do an aeration and everything is looking better than I have had with any other company.
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is the first lawn technician I had come here that I didn't have to explain what needed to be done to my lawn. He took the initiative and time to spend looking at what needed to be done, and is taking the corrective actions to get it looking its best. I appreciate all the time he spends here, not rushing through it, and the time he takes afterwards to explain to me what he did. I will continue to use this company going forward.
- Laura W.
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was prompt, friendly and knowledgable. She explained in detail the products used and where she would be
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. She seemed honest and trustworthy, plus she was super friendly to my dog! Prices are fair and comparable. I am definitely setting up future appointments!!!
- Lisa M.

Lawn Treatment Services in River Grove, IL

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1st Impressions Inc

229 Maple Ave
Downers Grove

3 Cousins Cleanup

P.O. Box 480574
Niles

4 Seasons Arbor Service, Inc

4349 W 136th Ct.
Midlothian

ACRES GROUP LANDSCAPING INC

610 W LIBERTY ST
Wauconda

Aeration Experts, Inc.

3921 N. Newcastle Ave.

Aeration Experts, Inc.

3921 N. Newcastle Ave.
Chicago

Apex Landscaping Inc

24414 N Old McHenry Rd
Lake Zurich

Art & Linda's Wildflowers

3730 S 59TH AVE
Cicero

Aspen Valley Landscape Supply, Inc

600 S Chestnut Ave
Park City

Aspen Valley Landscape Supply, Inc

13148 W. 159th St.
Homer Glen

Attention to Detail

1203 Homestead Rd. Unit H
Lagrange Park

Autumn SavATree - North Shore

3520 Commercial Ave
Northbrook

Ava Landscaping

424 Prospect Ave
Glen Ellyn

Avant Garden Chicago, Inc.

803 Forest Ave
Oak Park

B & S Landscaping Inc

P.O. Box829
Westmont

Beautyberry Gardens

4452 N Ashland Ave

Bera & Son Landscaping Inc

1216 N Lake Shore Dr
Round Lake Beach

Bozek Home Improvements & Landscaping

5819 Middaugh Ave.
Downers Grove

Braulio's Lawn Maintenance Inc

29554 N Il Rte 83
Mundelein

Breezy Hill Nursery

7530 288th Ave

Bruce Lawn Service

PO Box 73
Forest Park

Bugs Anonymous

1279 Concord Dr
Elgin

C & B Landscaping

26 Lawnwood Way
Lemont

C & T Lawn & Landscape

1580 Vollmer Road
Lynwood

Certified VIP Landscaping

7438 W Fullerton Ave
Elmwood Park

Chin's Landscaping

PO Box 142
South Elgin

CHRISTY WEBBER LANDSCAPES

2900 W FERDINAND ST
Chicago

CLARENCE DAVIDS & CO

22901 RIDGELAND AVE
Matteson

CLARENCE DAVIDS & CO

23900 W 127TH ST
Plainfield

CO Landscape Inc.

3228 Illinois Route 53
Long Grove

Competitive Lawn Service

1355 Warren Ave
Downers Grove

Contractorcorner.com

125 Fairfieldway
Bloomingdale

Cortez Sunshine Landscaping

4029 S Montgomery Ave
Chicago

CRAFTWOOD LUMBER & HARDWARE

1590 OLD DEERFIELD RD
Highland Park

Cuebas Landscaping

1111 N. California
Chicago

Delicate Touch Home Repairs

1599 kenilworth
Calumet City

Dell Design & Construction

15756 W. Woodbine Cir
Vernon Hills

Deluxe Landscape Service

690 Grosvener Lane
Elk Grove Village

Desmond Landscape

727 First Ave
Des Plaines

Diamond Asphalt and Landscape.

15 W 752 83RD
Burr Ridge

Edgebrook Services

24340 S. Edwin Drive
Channahon

EMERALD LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS INC

2021 WOODLAND AVE
Park Ridge

ESPARZA LANDSCAPES, INC

3729 S Albany Ave
Chicago

Eternally Green Lawn Care

9418 Corsair Rd
Frankfort

FAIRWAY CUSTOM LANDSCAPING INC

2110 DIVISION ST
Melrose Park

Felix L Tree Service Inc

1320 n channel dr
Round Lake

Fix It People

2901 North Halsted Street
Chicago

FLECK'S LANDSCAPING

210 INDUSTRIAL LN
Wheeling

FOLIAGE DESIGN

324 EISENHOWER LN N
Lombard

Garden Dreamscapes LLC

605 S Louis St.
Mount Prospect

Gary's Finer Landscapes Inc

1001 N Homan Ave
Chicago

GM Landscape

PO BOX 2351
Aurora

GNP & SONS LANDSCAPING CO

5525 S ALBANY AVE
Chicago

GREEN SCENE

PO Box 838
Saint Charles

Green Street Landscapes

2n314 Euclid Ave
Glene Ellyn

Greenlawn Landscaping

3915 W Devon Ave
Chicago

Guillen's Landscaping

2518 Harvey Ave
Berwyn

H.O.M.E. LLC

Montgomery

Hanson Landscape

7S731 Granart Road
Big Rock

HarCor Group Inc.

681 W 2nd St
Braidwood

HINSDALE NURSERIES

7200 S MADISON ST
Willowbrook

HOME & GARDEN

19248 S BLACKHAWK PKWY
Mokena

Homer Tree Care Inc

14000 S Archer Ave
Lockport

HORTICULTURAL SERVICES

77 PARK DR
Glenview

Hoy Landscaping Inc

3000 Lake St
Melrose Park

HUCKLEBERRYFINNREPAIR SERVICE

308 E South St
Peotone

Impact Land Care

5828-80th Place

Irish & Co.

24420 Shawnee Ln
Manhattan

J D Lawn Care Services

PO Box 309
Wayne

J W RUHL LANDSCAPE SVC INC

115 East Ogden Ave
Naperville

Jerry & Bros. Landscaping, Inc.

1628 S. Allport
Chicago

JOHNNIE D'S LANDSCAPING INC

228 W. COURTLAND ST
Mundelein

Joyce Landscapes, Inc.

3818 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago

junior's landscaping

831 dennis dr.

Jv cleaning crew

4524 Wisconsin

Keepn' It Greener

Carpentersville

Kemora Landscapes

3105 N Rockwell St
Chicago

Kinsella Landscapes Inc

11900 S Division St
Blue Island

Kramer Tree Specialists Inc

300 Charles Ct
West Chicago

Labadi Mow N' GO

210 N Westmore Ave
Lombard

Lagunas Landscape

2510 63rd St
Downers Grove

LATINOS LAWN CARE LANDSCAPING

802 ROYCE AVE
Joliet

Leon's Landscaping

1336 Fowler
Evanston

LPD+Architectural Stonescapes

704 Long Rd-
Glenview

Lucas Landscape Design

P.O. Box 1428
Arlington Heights

M & M Landscaping

PO Box 1362
Riverside

M/MCD Enterprise, Inc.

24158 Marble Road
Channahon

M3 Landscape Management

121 Garlisch Dr.
Elk Grove Village

Mack Land, LLC

27184 N. Mack Dr.
Wauconda

Magnus and Anderson Landscaping

605 South 10th Ave.
Maywood

mcenery lawn care

249 n. eric dr.
Palatine

Meadow Green's Landscaping

Dundee & Rand Road
Palatine

Mind Space Company

4465 S Berkeley Ave
Chicago

myLawn Landscape Maintenance

1227 S. Old Wilke Rd.
Arlington Heights

NATURAL ENVIRONMENTS

23520 N OLD MCHENRY RD
Lake Zurich

NaturaLawn of America

756 Ridgeview Dr
Mchenry

Neal Construction

2417 W Cortland st
Chicago

Nels Johnson Tree Experts Inc

912 Pitner Ave
Evanston

Nursery Now

3201 W Leland Ave
Chicago

OMAR'S LANDSCAPING

1511 N 33RD AVE
Melrose Park

Pacocha Landscaping Services Inc

1027 S Walnut Ave
Arlington Heights

Pine Landscaping

27 W 021 Saint Charles Rd
Carol Stream

Premier Service

16 W. 179 Jeans Road
Lemont

PRINCIPLE LIGHTING

202 FORD DR
New Lenox

Principle Property Services, Inc.

700 Commerce Drive, Suite 500
Oak Brook

R MONTOYA INC

4403 N KEOKUK AVE
Chicago

R.B LANDSCAPING

5116 S WHIPPLE
Chicago

Ramirez Landscaping

2317 N Neva Ave #314
Oak Park

RICO LANDSCAPING

37409 N Parma Ave
Lake Villa

Ringers Landscape Services Inc

1005 Rt 22
Fox River Grove

Rivani Landscaping

1917 Creek Rd
Fox River Grove

Rocco Fiore & Sons Inc

28270 N Bradley Rd
Libertyville

Rojas Landscaping

PO Box 416
Cary

ROSARIO GAMBINO & SON LANDSCAPING

441 Podlin Dr.
Franklin Park

Ross & Jack's Landscaping Inc

3N445 Crown Rd
Elmhurst

RUDYS R & A LANDSCAPING SERVICE

202 E PINE AVE
Bensenville

RUSSO POWER EQUIPMENT

9525 W IRVING PARK RD
Schiller Park

Russo Power Equipment

1636 North Aurora Road
Naperville

Russo Power Equipment

39 East Belvidere Road
Hainesville

SCOTT BYRON & CO INC

30088 N. SKOKIE HWY
Lake Bluff

Scott Ware Landscape Design

10956 S Prospect Ave
Chicago

Scotts LawnService

1030 Internationale Pkwy
Woodridge

SCOTTY'S LAWN CARE

Elk Grove Village

Sid's Flowers & More

11164 Southwest Hwy
Palos Hills

Spring-Green Lawn Care

11927 S Spaulding School Dr
Plainfield

Spring-Green Lawn Care

3108 Austin Blvd
Cicero

SRT Management Inc

PO Box 160
Medinah

St Thomas Of Villanova

1201 E Anderson Dr
Palatine

Statements in Stone, Inc.

6605 W. Steger Road
Monee

Stonewood Landscaping Inc

193 W Penny Rd
Barrington

Sunnyview Landscaping

P.O.Box 12
Worth

sunrise underground sprinklers llc

1350 Winslow Cir
Woodstock

Sunset Lawn Service

PO Box 1985
Bolingbrook

T & A Maintenance LLC

8911 Ramble Rd
Wonder Lake

TAG Spraying Services

9010 Beloit Av
Bridgeview

The Care of Trees- Chicago

340 N Hoyne Ave
Chicago

The Davey Tree Expert Co-NE Chicago

2371 S Foster Ave
Wheeling

The Landscape Specialists LLC

P.O.Box 739
Bolingbrook

The Landscaper Guy

4030 N Campbell Ave
Chicago

The Oak Crest Group, LLC.

641 Glacier Court
Roselle

THOMPSONS LANDSCAPING & BRICK

9346 MEADOWVIEW DRIVE

Tommy Pollina Landscape Co Inc

3656 Acorn Ln
Franklin Park

Tomotto Co

6417 N Ravenswood
Chicago

Totalscape

27930 W Industrial Ave Ste 4
Barrington

TruGreen

Mundelein

TRUGREEN

1075 Carolina Dr
West Chicago

TruGreen

525 Busse Hwy
Park Ridge

TRUGREEN CHEMLAWN

840 COMMERCE PKWY
Carpentersville

V & J LANDSCAPING

9110 TERMINAL AVE
Skokie

Valencia Landscaping

PO Box 1055
Mundelein

VAN ZELST INC

PO BOX 250
Wadsworth

VICTOR'S LANDSCAPING

4907 N Crescent Ave
Harwood Heights

Vista Landscape Inc

PO Box 545
Skokie

VM Landscaping & Nursery Company

2228 Wadsworth Rd
Waukegan

We Group Renovations & Improvements, Inc.

9163 S. Harvard Ave.
Chicago

WILSON LANDSCAPE CONTRACTOR

1735 TERRY DR
Joliet

Windy City Maintenance Contractors Inc

1658 N Milwaukee Ste 442
Chicago

WINGREN LANDSCAPE

5126 Walnut Ave
Downers Grove

Winkler Tree & Landscaping

PO Box 1154
La Grange Park

X-Pert Landscaping Inc.

105 S Bobby Ln
Mount Prospect

Zeesgroup.com

6850 W. Montrose Ave.
Harwood Heights

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