Your Local Landscape Designers, Installers & Lawn Maintenance Pros
Expert Chicago lawn care and landscaping begins with Van Zelst. Our focus on complementing each homeowner’s lifestyle, taste and entertaining needs ensures the ideal landscape design. From the thoughtful integration of plantings and stonework to special touches such as a gourmet outdoor kitchen, welcoming fire pit or roof deck, look to Van Zelst to make the most of your outdoor living space.
The Van Zelst landscape architecture, installation and maintenance teams are well-recognized for Chicago lawn care and for creating award-winning Chicago landscaping designs. Our work is on display in properties throughout the city and Chicago’s North Shore.
Our Chicago landscapes have ranged in scope from compact urban gardens that maximize a standard city lot to extensive renovations that include multiple planting and outdoor living areas.
We are also experienced in dealing with Chicago lawn care and landscaping challenges such as emerald ash borer. In addition, we’re Chicago lawn care pros and we make green spaces greener through the use of environmentally friendly landscaping practices, installing permeable pavers, recycling yard waste and more. We are also familiar with the city’s tree removal and replacement guidelines.
Chicago Lawn Care and Landscaping Specialties
The Van Zelst team offers complete skilled Chicago landscaping services, from site analysis, design and planting to stonework installation by in-house masonry teams and ongoing professional maintenance of your lawn and garden. We create landscapes that add beauty and value to your property, while ensuring that your outdoor spaces are adapted to the way your family lives and entertains. Talk to the Van Zelst team about how to best bring your vision to life.
Chicago Landscaping Resources:
These local gardening and conservation resources may be of interest to you:
- Chicago Flower and Garden Show—An annual preview of what’s colorful and new, just in time for the spring planting season.
- Chicago Botanic Garden—Ideas and tips for your own garden, including plants well-suited to Chicago landscaping, gardening publications and inspiring landscape photos.
- Garfield Park Conservatory—Get a taste of summer in the winter months and plan Chicago landscaping ideas indoors.
- Friends of the Parks—Help protect, rejuvenate and create new parks and playgrounds through the City of Chicago.
- Chicago Park District Paths and Trails—Explore the natural Chicago landscape on foot in any season.