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Here All Year

St Cloud Lawn ServicesAt Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) we don't just provide lawn and landscape care. We professionally provide snow and ice removal, as well as holiday lighting services. We build relationships with our clients, and are here for you all year long! Depend on Emerald Companies for:

  • Landscape maintenance
  • Feed and weed
  • Spring and fall cleanups
  • Servicing irrigation systems
  • Aeration
  • Snow plowing
  • Parking lot sweeping
  • Ice control
  • Landscape design and planning
  • Holiday lighting services

At Emerald Companies, we value our clients and work hard to keep your business all throughout the year. Call today and discover the Emerald difference! (320) 251-5296.

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There's No Business Like Snow Business

Snow Removal St CloudWhich is why Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) has a Certified Snow Professional right on staff. Don't trust your business to just anyone. Emerald Companies uses the most effective techniques and latest products designed for harsh Minnesota winters. Professional, careful snow removal, as well as treating areas with specially-designed salt that helps prevent ice from even forming keeps your business safe for:

  • Patrons
  • Clients
  • Customers
  • Staff members
  • Anyone in and around your business

At Emerald Companies, we do so much more than push snow around. Keep your staff and clients safe this winter and every winter with snow removal from Emerald Companies. You'll wonder what you ever did without us! (320) 251-5296.

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Don't Be Left Out In The Cold

Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is on hand this winter to take care of your snow and ice removal. We're there when you need us! What makes snow removal by Emerald Companies different from all the rest?

  • Certified Snow Professional, specially trained in the latest products, tips, and techniques.
  • Specially-formulated salt designed for cold Minnesota temperatures; prevents ice from even forming.
  • Careful application of salt and clearing of walkways and driveways.

Keep your home safe this winter for your family and visitors with snow removal from Emerald Companies. Don't let this photo happen to you! Call today: (320) 251-5296.

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Emerald is Hiring!

st cloud ant removal mosquitosAre you looking to become part of an exciting, dynamic team different from all the other landscapers out there? Great news, Emerald Companies is hiring! At Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN), we go the extra mile to understand the science of lawn and landscape maintenance, as well as snow removal. We even have a Certified Snow Professional! Better service means a loyal base of satisfied customers. We are looking for candidates who are:

  • Caring-- about customers and the environment
  • Creative-- bringing fresh perspectives on landscaping ideas
  • Lawn and landscape enthusiasts
  • Outdoor enthusiasts

All skill levels are appreciated, so if you're ready for a change, Emerald Companies may be a perfect fit! Call to schedule your interview today: (320) 251-5296.

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We Know You're Out There...

Holiday Lighting Saint CloudThose families holding onto the holiday season just a liiiittle bit longer. Luckily you've done your holiday decorating with Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN), so you have one less thing to worry about! Stay festive as long as you like. Emerald Companies offers a full suite of lighting services, including:

  • Display design
  • Installation
  • Takedown
  • Storage

That's right, Emerald Companies not only installs your holiday lighting, we take them down and even store them for you until next year! What could be easier? Call to schedule your takedown and storage today: (320) 251-5296.

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Let It Glow

It's not too early to start planning your holiday lights with Emerald Companies! St. Cloud's lawn care professionals also do holiday light installation, takedown, and storage. Choose from LED or traditional. Check one item off your list early this year! Book your holiday lights with Emerald Companies today: (320) 251-5296.

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Hiring For Snow Help

Looking to interview experienced Snow Removal Employees for immediate openings in St Cloud:

Successful employees will be required to manually shovel and operate equipment for snow removal and de-icing under adverse weather conditions. This position requires the employee to be available for shift work, including on-call and night shifts.

* Must be available for face-to-face interview and have resume including references available.

* Must possess a valid drivers license and be able to operate motorized equipment including trucks, plows, tractors and other construction equipment.

* Good driving record to be maintained during the period of employment.

* Primary responsibilities will consist of physical/manual labor outdoors in varied weather conditions.

* Working knowledge of snow removal equipment, techniques and practices preferred.

* Must pass background check and drug test.

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Backflow Prevention

Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is pleased to announce a new, important service to our valued customers. Mark is now a certified inspector in the state of Minnesota for backflow preventers. Your irrigation system is required by law to be inspected periodically for backflow prevention. Emerald Companies is now expanding to include this service, with our certified professional you can trust. Call Mark if you need yours inspected (320) 251-5296. Having your older backflow inspected is a good idea. Contamination in your backflow preventer can prevent water from going through properly. This can bring contact with soil that goes into your water in your home and possibly the municipal water supply. Put your mind at ease with backflow inspection by Mark! This low-cost consultation ensures your water is safe. This is applicable to wells, too! Backflow preventers are mandatory for new construction, and will be installed in 2017 going forward. Now is the time to get your existing irrigation inspected. Call today to set up your consultation!

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Summer Oasis

Summer OasisBefore you know it, summer will be here. Now is the time to start planning your great outdoor escape with Emerald Companies. St. Cloud's lawn care experts are here to get your lawn in peak condition and your landscaping the envy of the neighborhood. Experience is the best teacher, and you will benefit from the many years of experience of our expert staff. If you are interested in adding new landscaping this year, we examine all your factors including soil condition, sun position, and water table. Landscaping doesn't have to necessarily mean plants, either! Emerald Companies offers plenty of non-plant options such as contrasting pavers, rock gardens, patios, and more. You don't need a green thumb to have a beautiful yard with Emerald Companies! Call today for your free home estimate: (320) 251-5296. Let Emerald build your summer oasis!

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The Silent Lurkers

The Silent LurkersYou may think your dandelions are gone, but they are the silent lurkers. Never fear! Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) are the dandelion experts and no weed, no matter how stubborn, is a match for our experts. At Emerald Companies, we understand how dandelions work. In the colder months they are dormant, but like hostas, they are perennials. Warmer weather causes them to pop back up. Spring and summer are the ideal times to kill them, when they are taking in nutrients. Spraying them during the summer is ineffective and just a waste of chemicals. With proper treatment from Emerald Companies, you will win the battle with dandelions and see fewer and fewer every year. Trust the experts at Emerald to get your lawn in peak condition year after year. We know which weeds and grasses are annual and which are perennial and treat them accordingly. Call today (320) 251-5296 and get started on your best yard yet.

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Pre-Emergent Vs. Post-Emergent

Pre-Emergent Vs. Post-EmergentNow is the time to think about repairing that winter damage to your lawn. Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) wants to remind you of a few basics. When your lawn first emerges with spring melt, remember that less is more. It's tempting to want to rake up the dry brown grass, but you risk pulling it up by the roots. Better to wait and let nature take its course. Our expert staff at Emerald Companies will come out and assess when it's time for pre-emergent. Pre-emergent can be applied even when it's drizzling, and cooler weather that leaves your yard around 55 degrees is ideal. There is still time to get on our list to get your pre-emergent down! Post-emergent needs drier weather—it needs to stay dry on the leaf to do its job. A good rule of thumb is when the lilacs start to bloom, your post-emergent window is closing. If this all sounds confusing, never fear! Emerald Companies takes care of the heavy lifting for you and walks you through all the terminology for your lawn. Call today and get on our books for your spring greening: (320) 251-5296.

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Feed N Weed

Feed N Weed St. CloudAt Emerald Companies, (St. Cloud, MN) we do things differently. We don't simply do damage control like other landscapers, treating weeds once they appear. Emerald Companies works with you all year long, giving you the healthiest grass from the roots up. Healthy lawns keep weeds from even forming. We use minimally-invasive products only when necessary, with an eye on the environment. That's why we emphasize the FEED over the WEED in our proprietary treatments. The right nutrients yield healthy lawns that cut down on the need for weed treatment. That's the Emerald Companies difference. Call today to get on our schedule for your spring Feed N Weed with Emerald Companies (320) 251-5296. We look forward to greening you!

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Land Escaping

The weather is finally starting to warm up, and Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is on hand to help you plan your yard for the summer! Whether you're looking for landscaping ideas and adding greenery, shrubs, or a rain garden, Emerald Companies does it all. We also do hardscaping, including rock walls, patios, pavers, and rock gardens. Combine the two for a whole new look! The choice is yours. If you're stuck for ideas, our expert staff loves to make suggestions based on your specific location, areas of sunlight, and water table. Trust Emerald Companies to make your land escaping a reality! Make your yard into the resort of your dreams, and the envy of the neighborhood. Call Emerald today for a free estimate: (320) 251-5296.

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All Lawns Were Not Created Equally

All Lawns Were Not Created EquallyThat's where Emerald Companies comes in! St. Cloud and surrounding areas trust the expert staff at Emerald to not only maintain their lawns but to keep them healthy all year long through the very best products and services. We care about the environment and use products that reflect that. We minimize the use of chemicals by giving your lawn the best advantage from the roots up, preventing weeds from forming through treatments like our Feed-N-Weed. Our expanded landscaping services now include paver patios and retaining walls. Emerald offers complete lawn and yard care, considering all factors such as aeration, irrigation, and spring and fall cleanup. Give your lawn a leg up and trust the experts at Emerald Companies to make your yard the envy of the neighborhood. Call Emerald today for your free consultation: (320) 251-5296. Don't give up on your lawn after a harsh winter, and it won't give up on you!

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Feed-N-Weed

Feed-N-WeedIt's that time of year again, and spring is upon us. At Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) we know what that means for lawn care: time for our spring Feed-N-Weed! Why does the "feed" come first? Emerald Companies knows that the key to a great lawn is the feed. We don't simply treat for weeds, we improve the overall health of your lawn from the roots up. Healthy lawns prevent weeds from even forming. That's the Emerald difference! Trust Emerald to keep your lawn its healthiest all year long. Start the season off right with your spring Feed-N-Weed with Emerald Companies. Call today to set up your free consultation: (320) 251-5296. It's not easy being green...unless you trust your lawn to Emerald Companies!

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This Is The Year!

This Is The Year!Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) wants to remind you that this is the year to have the yard of your dreams! Our expanded landscaping services will help you build the outdoor space you've always wanted. Time to put in that patio, rock garden, or pavers! Time to build that environmentally-friendly rain garden. If you can dream it, Emerald can do it! If you're short on ideas, we are happy to make some recommendations! Call Emerald Companies now and get started on the expanded lawn space you've always imagined: (320) 251-5296. We look forward to paving the way to your ultimate backyard.

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Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning St. CloudWith spring upon us, now is the time to assess the damage mother nature may have done to your lawn. Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) will make sure you get your best roots forward this season! Insufficient snow cover and fluctuating temperatures can all wreak havoc on your lawn, but our expert, experienced staff at Emerald Companies will assess and make a plan to fix any issues. At Emerald Companies, we don't just treat problems, we plan your overall lawn health to not only repair issues, but prevent future ones. Healthy lawns last longer and can handle more extremes. Spring is a busy time for Emerald, so call today and get on the books while the getting is good! (320) 251-5296. We look forward to greening you!

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Time To Plan

Time To PlanWith spring happening any day now, it's time to start planning your yard for summer, and Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is here to help! If your new construction is getting completed, it's time to start thinking about your landscaping. Will you be putting in a patio? A rock border around the house? Would you like to install a rain garden? Planning your sodding and irrigation now is also essential. Don't wait! Get on the books now and enjoy your finished landscaping longer this summer from Emerald Companies! Don't have any ideas? No problem! Our expert staff will assess your property, water table, and slope and make some recommendations from the most basic to the most elaborate. We love what we do! Call (320) 251-5296 today for your free estimate.

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The Emerald Advantage

The Emerald Advantage Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is a proud local business offering so much more than basic lawn care. When you work with Emerald, you get complete lawn and landscaping care from the roots up. Emerald professionals care about the environment, using minimal chemicals and focusing more on maintaining lawn health than quick fixes for problems. Your lawn is a living thing that responds to varying factors in the environment, and Emerald responds right along with it. With Emerald Companies, we are with you from start to finish, overseeing all aspects of your lawn and yard care. We can answer all your landscaping questions and help you decide which plants would have the best advantages depending on location in your yard. What's more, with Emerald Companies, you are in a long-term relationship, and we are here to help if any problems should arise. Too much rain? Not enough? Unfavorable soil conditions at your new home? Emerald helps with it all. Trust Emerald Companies to be your one point of contact for all your outdoor needs. Call (320) 251-5296 today and schedule your home visit. You won’t know what you ever did without the Emerald advantage!

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Emerald Does Hardscaping

Emerald Does Hardscaping Is this the year you're going to spruce up your yard with some hardscaping? Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) does it all! Want to put in a paver patio or retaining wall? Whatever your goals, Emerald is here for you. We can even incorporate iron work in your retaining wall. Our skilled experts know the place and time for ornamental iron work for codes and safety aspects. We also know that depending on the scope of your retaining wall, certain heights require railings. Take the guesswork out of your hardscaping projects and trust the experts at Emerald Companies. This is your year, and now is the time to call! Contact us today at (320) 251-5296 and get on our schedule.

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