Lawn Management

McKay offers expert landscape management that is customized to the details of your particular commercial or civic property. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Mowing - evenly cutting all turf to approximately 3-inches on a non-fixed schedule to accommodate growth rates affected by seasons and weather
  • Edging - carefully mowing around trees, shrub beds, mailboxes, and other obstacles
  • Cleanup - blowing freshly cut grass from your hardscape features: paver walkways, patios bricks, etc.
  • Debris control - including the removal of leaves, twigs, pods, and other unwanted matter from softscape and hardscape areas
  • Aeration - pulling cores of soil from the lawn to provide more oxygen, rainwater, and growing space for the root system
  • Trimming and grooming - of shrubs, hedges, and other perennials according to industry standards for horticulture and esthetics
  • Fertilization - correcting soil amendments for lawns and gardens as diagnosed by our experts and with proper attention to the local ecology
  • Weed management - including trimming and eco-friendly chemical weed control
  • Winter prep - mowing to 2.5-inches along with removing leaves, twigs, pods, and autumnal debris before the first snow
  • Spring prep - debris removal and repair to any sod damaged by plowing
  • New and replacement perennials - with advice about compatibility to the local microclimate and your landscaping design
  • Hardscape repair - e.g. frost heaving can cause displacements of retaining walls, lawn and border edging, paver walkways, patios bricks, etc.

Irrigation Management

McKay is your best choice for managing the irrigation of your commercial or civic property because we are experts in the design, installation, and maintenance of landscape irrigation systems—including knowledge of RPZ and other state and federal requirements. Depend on McKay for:

  • Design & Installations
  • Spring startups
  • Winterization
  • Inspections and audits
  • System expansion
  • And more

Landscape Enhancements

Including but not limited to:

  • Sodding
  • Over-seeding
  • Slit-seeding
  • Mulch installation
  • Landscape bed installation & restoration
  • Turf pest applications
  • Rough cutting
  • Rock installations
  • Tree & shrub installation
  • Perennials and annuals installations

Learn more about our landscape maintenance services.