Can You Stop Your Pets from Causing Lawn Damage?

People love their pets, and they also love their lawns and gardens. Unfortunately, pets and lawns do not always go well together which can be very frustrating. What kind of damage do pets do to lawns? Are there any things homeowners can do to mitigate that damage? Types of Lawn Damage All pets that dig [...]

By | June 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is that Crabgrass or Quackgrass in Your Lawn?

May is a beautiful month in Michigan. It’s the month when the ornamental trees bloom, and perennials begin to blossom. The trees put on their green garments, and grass grows and thickens. It’s also the month when you begin to see weeds emerge in your lawn. The very first ones you’ll probably notice are the [...]

By | May 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When Should Spring Weed Control Begin?

If there’s one thing any gardener hates, it’s weeds. Whether you’re a vegetable gardener or focus your time on your lawn and landscape, weeds are a persistent problem. Spring is only beginning in Michigan, but it’s not too early to think about how to keep a weed problem from becoming a much bigger one through [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Avoid Summer Lawn Problems with Spring Lawn Work

When you look outside now at the West Michigan snowscape, you may not realize it, but spring is around the corner. Soon the rains will come and wash away the snow. Your lawn, with all of its beauty and problems, will again be visible. What spring lawn work can you do now to make sure [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments


We have expanded our landscaping division! We now offer design and hardscape services! Whether it be a large retaining wall or a patio with fireplace for entertaining, we can help!

By | July 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments


We are hiring for multiple full time positions! Please, email seth@bykerk.com, for more information or call our office at 616-698-7263

By | March 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

3/1/16 Snow Event

We are and will be monitoring snow fall throughout the overnight hours. Started snowing around 1am and just a dusting so far. When we have "plowable" snow, we will send the crews out to clear snow. Please be patient as we make the rounds.

By | March 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments


Observed and measured snow accumulations are anywhere from a dusting to 3/4" for most of our service area. Areas west of US 131 have received over 1" and will be getting plowed overnight.

By | February 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments


We monitored snowfall and as of 12:30am most areas are less than 1/2". Areas west of 131 have more, close to 1". Those areas will be getting plowed. All others will be left.

By | January 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SNOW EVENT – 1/10/16

We've been monitoring snow fall throughout the overnight hours and have found less than 1" accumulation as of 3:00am

By | January 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments