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Why Autumn is the Perfect Time to Plant Trees and Shrubs

While the stores may be setting up their holiday displays, there is still a lot of autumn left! This means there is also plenty of time to continue to work on your landscaping well into November.  Many people think that spring and summer are the only times you can plant trees, shrubs and perennials but […]

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Three Different Ways to Kill Your Chicago Landscaping Design

When’s the last time you took a good look at what kind of shape your Chicago landscaping was in? Often homeowners become so accustomed to their homes that they forget what they really look like from the outside. There are many ways we can be our own worst enemy when it comes to creating a […]

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How to Prepare your Chicago Landscaping for Fall

While we may still have a few warm days left for the season, the cooler days of autumn are just around the corner.  When it comes to your Chicago home, you may already be thinking of the hours of raking you have ahead or even the mounds of snow you’ll soon be shoveling. But don’t […]

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4 Steps to an Easy Low-Maintenance Landscape Design

Not everyone has the time or desire to spend lots of energy working in their backyard.  They would prefer a low-maintenance landscape design over one that requires a lot of upkeep.  Fortunately, there are many steps you can take to create a minimalist design that still looks great. Read on to learn four simple steps […]

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Ask the Expert: All Your Lawn Care Questions Answered

Lawn care may seem easy but it can be a daunting task for the average homeowner.  In fact, it can be downright intimidating.  There are so many different ways to even the simplest of chores from mowing to planting and even trimming.  It can be tough to know which approach is the right one. At […]

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Just Moved? How to Get to Know Your Landscaping

The housing market is moving fast these days. People are buying and selling like crazy in the Chicago area. If you just moved into a new home, it’s never too early to get to know your landscaping. Whether you have a well-manicured property or one that hasn’t been touched in years, there are a few […]

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Four Unexpected Benefits of Mowing Your Lawn

We all know that a well-manicured lawn looks great. And don’t we all want to make sure we don’t have the longest grass in the neighborhood? There are many obvious reasons why keeping our landscaping in tip-top shape is beneficial. But are there other reasons to give our lawn some regular attention besides the obvious […]

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4 Summer Landscape Chores for a Gorgeous Backyard

Is your Libertyville property off to a rocky start this spring? Does it have more weeds growing than flowers? If so, don’t give up hope. There’s still time to get that backyard looking gorgeous. While spring is the optimal time to give your Libertyville landscaping some much needed care, summer presents its own unique opportunities. […]

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Does Your Barrington Landscape Design Need an Expert Eye?

There are many areas of our lives in which the help of a professional is needed. We hire interior decorators to help us create a beautiful home. Wedding planners are there for assistance with our Big Day. And architects can offer guidance on how to make better use of our space. Shouldn’t our Barrington home’s […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Plant Too Close to Your Home

Early spring is the time of year when many homeowners begin planning their landscaping strategy for the growing season. This may mean pruning some plants back or transplanting others to a new area. It could also mean adding new bushes, trees and flowers to the backyard. While choosing the right species for your unique climate […]

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To contact a landscape company who raises the bar of service and design, you can call Martin John @ 847.634.2184 .
MARTIN JOHN COMPANY

1050 East Park Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048

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847.634.2184

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