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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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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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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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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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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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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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From Ideas to Implementation

From Ideas to ImplementationWith home show season underway, you may be getting lots of great landscaping ideas. Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) are trusted local experts in lawn and landscaping care and maintenance. We can bring your visions to life, and have the highly-trained staff to oversee your complete care and ensure the continued health and longevity of your lawn and landscaping. Emerald doesn't simply fertilize, we manage the complete care of your lawn and plants from the roots up. We use environmentally-friendly products and focus on the overall health of your landscaping throughout the year. Emerald has a solution for all your landscaping challenges, regardless of soil type or water table. If you plan on doing landscaping and outdoor spaces this year, now is the time to get on the books with Emerald Companies. We take our time and do the job right, and never overbook. We are booking for spring now, so call (320) 251-5296 today!

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Welcome Mark!

LawnMaintenanceManager StCloudEmerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is proud to welcome our newest team member, Mark! Mark will be overseeing our landscape division, and is experienced in project management, including bidding, material buying, and installation. He is excellent with building customer relationships, and has a great vision of completed projects. You will be in excellent hands with Mark! Not only does he have a creative side to his landscaping ideas, he has all the components to make it happen. No matter your vision, Mark will bring it to life. Emerald Companies is thrilled to have Mark on board, and we can't wait for you to meet him! Call (320) 251-5296 for more information and to schedule your consultation with Mark!

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Winds of Change

Winds of ChangeWhat will the new year bring? Lots more snow or a bump in temperatures? Let's face it, Minnesota weather is unpredictable at best. No matter what the winds of change have in store for our yards, Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is on hand to help! Were you aware a blanket of snow is actually your lawn's best defense against harsh winter temperatures? Snow cover not only provides a layer of insulation for your grass, but your tree roots as well. Without it, damage can occur that will harm your lawn and plants. Whatever the elements throw at us this year, Emerald Companies is on hand to do damage control. Never fear when Emerald is near. Call (320) 251-5296 for more information on how to give your lawn and garden the best start this year!

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Plowed and Clear

Plowed and ClearNow that winter is in full swing, Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) wants to remind you that we are on hand to keep you and your business plowed and clear! With our certified snow professional right on staff, we make sure to utilize the latest techniques and environmentally-friendly products to not only keep your surfaces clear of snow and ice, but to prevent ice from even forming. Keep yourself, your staff and customers safe this season with the winter weather experts at Emerald Companies. Call (320) 251-5296 for more information.

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Merry Christmas From Emerald

Merry Christmas From EmeraldEmerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) wants to take this opportunity to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and holiday season, and all the best for the coming year! We couldn't do this without you, our valued customers, and we appreciate your continued business. Thank you for making it such a delight to care for your lawns, landscaping, holiday lights, and snow removal. We look forward to keeping your homes and businesses safe this holiday season! Merry Christmas from all of us at Emerald Companies!

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The Pipes Are Calling

The Pipes Are Calling St. CloudThe time has come to think about preparing your home for winter, and fall is the time to do it. Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) is on hand to take care of all your winterizing needs. One area you may not be aware of prepping is your outdoor piping. It's important to get your pipes in shape for the coming frigid weather! Emerald Companies will come in and do your irrigation blowout for just $60 plus tax ($75 plus tax for a well system). This includes blowing out the lines with compressed air and checking all the zones.

Make sure your irrigation pipes that are exposed to the harsh winter elements don’t freeze/crack. Just $60 will get you up to 10 zones ($75 plus tax for a well system). If more than 10 zones are needed, please call for pricing. Trust Emerald Companies with all your St. Cloud winterization needs. Call (320) 251-5296 today for your free consultation. Never fear Old Man Winter when Emerald Companies is near!

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Changing Landscapes

thumbnailEveryone likes to change things up once in awhile for a fresh new look in their yard. Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) has trusted experts on hand to help you with all your landscaping needs. Adding new elements takes just a little bit of time to give you a whole new design. Add a patio. Put in a small retaining wall. Build a rock garden or add some decorative rock around the yard. Need some ideas? Our experienced crew has numerous plans specific to your location and yard conditions. St. Cloud landscaping has never been easier than with Emerald Companies. Call (320) 251-5296 today for your free consultation. Let Emerald put your best yard forward!

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Still Time To Sod

Still Time To SodThinking of putting down sod, but worry it's too late in the year? Never fear! Emerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) your lawn care expert, is on hand to help you get your best lawn forward. Fall is not too late to get sod down, and in fact September is a perfect time to establish your lawn, when you're not fighting the July summer heat. Sod can be planted right up until the ground freezes, and our experienced staff at Emerald know the best methods for giving your new lawn the best chance of success. Fall is also an excellent time to establish new shrubs, and Emerald can help with that, too. Trust the experts at Emerald to get your new yard off to a great start! Call today (320)-251-5296 for your free estimate. At Emerald, we're rooting for you!

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Back To Nature

Back To NatureEmerald Companies (St. Cloud, MN) has built a reputation as the lawn and landscape expert for Central Minnesota for a reason. Our superior knowledge and certifications ensure the best products and services for your yard. Emerald is also committed to keeping up with the latest trends, and we are always learning about new methods and materials that will best serve our customers. With that in mind, Emerald is experimenting with products that will meet the qualifications of being natural. These are known as FIFRA 25(b) exempt products, which are minimum-risk products. We at Emerald are committed to find the best possible products for you and your family, and we will keep updating our roster of products as they become tested and available. Just one more reason to trust Emerald Companies for all your lawn and landscape needs! Call today (320)-251-5296 for your free estimate.

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