Blog

Posted by

Bret-Mar Landscape Inc. Earns Esteemed 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Bret-Mar Landscape has earned the service industry-coveted 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor awarded annually to approximately 5 percent of all the companies rated on Angie’s List, the nation’s leading provider of consumer… Read more »

Posted by

With the beautiful weather we had this fall I hope everyone was able to enjoy some fun fall activities! The Morton Arboretum is always known for hosting wonderful family events. This year  I attended the Honey Bee weekend, the glass pumpkin patch, and the scarecrow trail. The Honey Bee weekend was an amazing event for… Read more »

Posted by

Bret-Mar was recently recognized by Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), an international organization, and received a 2012 Environmental Improvement Award for The McIntyre Residence in Tinley Park. The clients dreamed of having a private, peaceful garden space that could be used for relaxation and gatherings. The one requirement was that we incorporate two bronze sculptural pieces collected in their travels…. Read more »

Posted by

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) and Green Industry Expo (GIE) hosted a wonderful event in Louisville, Kentucky at the Kentucky Exposition Center this past week. The Green Industry Conference (GIC) and the GIE attract more than 20,000 people world wide. The GIE not only has an extremely large indoor exposition with 500 exhibits, but also a 20 acre… Read more »

Posted by

Below is a checklist of activities that should be done this October: Begin the seemingly never ending task of removing leaves from the lawn and planting beds. Leaves and other debri invite insects and diseases into the garden. Excellent time to transplant deciduous plants. The cool weather is much less stressful on them. Make sure… Read more »