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2015 Unilock Awards of Excellence recognizes top designers and contractors for outstanding and skillful work in seven categories. Bret-Mar Landscape was a top finalist in Unilock’s before & after category. Projects in this category must display photos of the original site and final completion. Elite landscape professionals from the Midwest entered over 300 projects. Only… Read more »

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Residential Landscape Design Watch this video to see what our residential landscape virtual concept designs look like and compare it to the finished product! We offer virtual tours and perspectives with our residential design services. This allows the client to truly see the landscape and have a better understanding of the design intent. This project… Read more »

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How To Naturally Repel Mosquitoes From An Outdoor Living Space Mosquitoes are in full force this Summer! The rainy and cool weather has accelerated the mosquito population to one of the highest levels we have ever experienced. It is aggravating enough to have them buzzing in your ear and causing a bothersome skin irritation, but… Read more »

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Homer Glen’s Annual Earth Day ~ Arbor Day Celebration Visit us this Saturday May 14th at Homer Glen’s annual Earth Day ~ Arbor Day celebration at the Konow Farm. The farm is located at 16849 S. Cedar Road in Homer Glen. The event will begin at 11:00 am and commence at 4:00 pm. It will… Read more »

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Finally warm temperatures are here to stay and you don’t have to worry about that frost. You may think it’s too late to grow all your favorite vegetables from seed but warm May temperatures have made the soil perfect for sowing seeds. Warm soil will allow for fast germination and growing plants. Good choices are… Read more »