The Benefits of Hiring a Garden and Landscaping Service

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Whether a first-time home buyer or simply someone looking to improve the curb appeal of an existing property, hiring a garden and landscaping service is a smart move. Landscaping is a big job, and you need someone who is experienced and trained to complete the job correctly.

Hiring a landscaping company can save you a lot of time, effort and money in the long run. Having someone else do the weeding, pruning, and trimming frees up more valuable time for you and your family.

The best way to find the right garden and landscaping service for you is to ask for recommendations from friends or family members, search online reviews on websites like Angie’s List and Yelp, check out Better Business Bureau ratings, or even visit trade shows where they display their work. Whichever method you use, it is important to get at least three estimates and interview the professionals over the phone or in person before deciding who to hire.


A trustworthy landscaper should have years of experience and can provide references or photos of their work. They should also be able to answer your questions and provide detailed descriptions of their process, pricing, and timeline.


A qualified landscaper can design your yard in an appealing yet functional way. They will be able to take into account your goals and budget and help you select the right materials and plants to create your ideal backyard space.

Providing a contract

A dedicated landscaper will provide you with a detailed contract, explaining every aspect of the project. This contract should clearly outline the price for the project, including materials, labor, permits, and any other expenses that might come up. It should be clear who is responsible for cleanup and include a schedule of the work.

A good contract is an essential part of any construction project. Having a written document that everyone understands is key to making sure the job is completed on time and within budget.

Final Thoughts on Hiring a Landscaping company in West Chicago 

The best landscaping companies will also be able to give you a warranty that covers all of the work they do. This is important because it can save you a lot of headaches down the line if something goes wrong or doesn’t work as planned.

Grant & Power has established itself as a professional, trusted landscaper throughout West Chicago. Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions or requests for your upcoming project!

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"We have been customers of Grant and Power for years and enjoy the relationship we've built together.  Grant and Power doesn't only provide an exceptional service for us, they are reliable and dedicated to our practice's image and the safety of our patients.  The landscaping and snow removal is not one of my concerns because I know I can always count on Grant and Power.   We are thankful to be their customer."
Erica – Premier Dermatology     
"I would gladly refer your company to my friends and neighbors. I just wish I had taken pictures of the backyard before the transformation. My backyard is now beautiful and I can't wait to entertain."
Carol – Naperville     
"I wanted to thank you for your great service, and our beautiful brick patio. We receive compliments from people who walk by our home on their way to the park. Some have brought their friends and relatives by to see it. It has transformed the way our home looks, and provides a warm and elegant entrance for anyone who comes to visit us."
Kathy & Frank – Hoffman Estates     
"Please send our thanks and appreciation to Scott Hutchings. He worked with us on our landscape project from design to completion. He took the time to revisit us three different times to answer questions and help us make changes to achieve our goal. We could not be more pleased with the final outcome and I am happy to say that many people have come by to ask who we worked with and tell us how beautiful our landscape looks."
Ron and Mary – St. Charles     
"Ben, Thank you for all your hard work and planning for the installation of our patio and front walk. We greatly appreciate your professionalism and dedication to seeing the project through with great results. It turned out so well, and I could not be happier with the end result."
Joseph – Lake Zurich     
"I was motivated to write because the quality of the product and service exceeded my expectations. To Jenny Ubben who provided a superb design and Ben Ubben whose customer service and follow through were much appreciated and to the crew who completed the landscape, I want to extend a sincere thanks."
Brad – Fox River Grove     
"The design of our patio was unique and outstanding. He took the time necessary to determine what would be best for our needs and he always made us feel like the job at our house was his top priority."
Wayne – Elmhurst     
"Audrey, You are a pleasure to work with and the landscape team did a beautiful job. Thank you!"
Cathy and Bob – Downers Grove     
"What a joy to look out from the windows and admire your work along with coming home at night to a beautiful entrance. Grant & Power Landscaping has exceeded our expectations!"
Joe and Jan – Wayne     
"The entire experience has been enjoyable. We want to thank Jan, Elias Hernandez, Pedro Miranda, Alberto Hernandez and Miguel Monnarez. Each one had a part in making our dream come true. The entire installation process was done with care."
Fernando and Sandra – Wayne     
"All of our neighbors comment on the wonderful improvement we made. It actually surpassed even our own expectations. Hats off to Jan, Angel and all others who contributed to this success. What Teamwork!"
Helen and Harold – North Riverside     
I would like to thank you for the exceptional work that you did on our front landscape. You transformed our ideas, perfected them and gave us a unique, beautiful piece of art. We knew, the day that we met you, you were the one."
Dan and Sandra – Naperville     
"Working with Grant & Power has been a pleasure from start to finish. Thank you for the great work! From our first to last contact, we have been impressed with the professionalism of the firm."
John and Wendy – Rolling Meadows     
"For people who want a beautiful landscape...but who also want a responsive partner and great won't do any better than Grant & Power."
Michelle and Don – Lisle     
"I would say that my experience with Grant & Power Landscaping was defined by integrity, initiative, and follow-through, key traits that I value highly. I have been happy to praise G&P to others, and will continue to do so. I am now, finally, looking forward to a beautiful spring and summer in my restored back yard."
Maura – Hinsdale     
Principal Photographer: Linda Oyama Bryan With Additional Photography by Gina Olsen