Acres Group

Acres Group

Wauconda, IL, United States of America

Julie Ellinger

Since 1983, family owned Acres Group has been providing premium quality landscape maintenance, landscape installation, custom design build projects, and snow removal.  With three facilities and two nurseries providing service to all Chicagoland, Acres has a motivated staff of certified horticultural professionals trained for all types of landscaping work.

Divisions & Services Offered

    • Professional Landscape Services & Snow/Ice Management: Commercial maintenance and snow removal services – multi-family (townhomes, apartments and condominiums), commercial and industrial.

    • Playground installation – parks & recreation division.

    • Residential design/build services (done within the maintenance division).

    • Ancillary services – T&PHC, irrigation, tree care

Brief History

    • One of the largest independent landscape contractors in Northern Illinois.  In excess of $55,000,000 million in revenues projected for all of our companies for fiscal 2016 with 33 years in business.

    • 5 offices – Wauconda, Roselle, Plainfield and our nurseries (South Branch Nurseries, Inc. in Union; Goodmark Nursery in Wonder Lake) (Green-Up yard also located in Plainfield.)

    • Acres employs over 750 people during peak season

    • During the snow season our equipment consists of over 300 vehicles & 250 trailers, 350 tractors & skidsteers, and 2500+ pieces of small engine equipment.