What We Do

The Yard Crew has been serving Chicago-area home and business landscape design, and lawn and garden maintenance needs since 2003, with a focus on Oak Park, River Forest and Forest Park, IL. Whether you are looking for weekly maintenance, hardscape, or landscape design, we strive to make your dream garden a reality.  The Yard Crew offers landscaping services tailored to fulfill your expectations.

The Yard Crew:

  • Performs maintenance and design for residential properties of all sizes and small to mid-sized commercial properties.
  • Combines classroom knowledge and hands-on experience in the field to make your landscape design an extension of your home or business.
  • Is big enough to give you the professional look your home deserves.
  • Is small enough to follow through with customer service you will love.
  • Uses uniformed crews.
  • Is licensed, bonded and insured.

Our Story

A 2002 graduate of Kalamazoo College, Patrick Jones founded The Yard Crew in 2003 with the vision of offering quality landscape services and a common-sense approach to business. “I believe that reliability, honesty and integrity, and making decisions that are in the best interest of my clients are the keys to true success.” He has studied horticulture at Triton college, where he focused on landscape design implenting native plants and others that do well in our region.

Our Mission

We believe reliability, honesty, and integrity and decisions made in the best interest of our clients are key to a successful landscape design.

View Our Gallery

View our picture gallery of landscape designs to find inspiration for your new design today! 

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7459 Franklin St, Forest Park, IL

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+1 (708) 655-5756

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