The “curb appeal” of your lawn and landscape says a lot about your home and business. A green, well-trimmed lawn with healthy trees, shrubs and plantings reflects your pride in home ownership and the quality of services inside your business buildings.
Atkins Grounds Maintenance brings you that level of quality. We take pride in our services. With fertilization, this is our basic approach: “We treat your property as if it were our own.”
And the foremost objective is “health”—for your lawn, trees and plantings.
That quality of our care begins with knowledgeable technicians—people with a depth of knowledge and experience in fertilization practices. They are trained and skilled to service residential and commercial landscapes, as well as sports turf. The key is to apply the right blend of nutrients at the proper time in order to keep your landscape looking its best year-round.
Our primary goals with turf fertilization are to achieve deep green color and density since a dense stand of grass is the best weed control. With sports turf we fertilize more heavily to push faster recovery because regular use causes greater stress. Whether it be your home lawn or even sports turf, high traffic, full sun or shaded Atkins can design the correct level of fertility to get you the best lawn possible.
This is what we offer:
- Our standard lawn care program—which includes fertility and weed control—provides six timely applications. Done through the season, the objective is green grass with a dense root system that helps eliminate space for weeds to grow.
- Our sports turf fertilization program enhances growth, turf density and recovery during active seasons.
- We include a “soil amendment” treatment to improve overall effectiveness of the fertility program and reduce normal summer stresses on your lawn.
- We can conduct a soil test via the University of Missouri Soils Lab and apply amendments to improve your soil based on the results.
- If the “standard lawn care program” is not for you, Atkins Grounds Maintenance will customize a plan to suit your needs and tolerance levels for any lawn situation.
- We can fertilize your trees and shrubs with applications for the particular species and location—deep root injection, foliar nutrition or vascular treatment
We Pay Attention to Your Property
Atkins Grounds Maintenance crews are some of the most seasoned in this area.
We have two ISA Certified Arborists with nursery, landscape and grounds maintenance experience, making us one of the foremost experts in tree and shrub care in Central Missouri. Plus, our turf and tree technicians are trained in the proper use of equipment and materials and licensed or certified in their area of specialty by the State of Missouri.
Our area managers regularly monitor the care of your property. Whenever technicians or area managers see an issue, they will discuss it with the property owner or manager. Plus, we provide free service visits to meet our clients on their property to discuss issues or new needs.
You Will Not Find a Better Group of People Anywhere
“I have known Tom Atkins and the Atkins companies for over 30 years. You will not find a better group of people anywhere. They truly understand what “customer service” really means. Their commitment to building a long term trusting relati…- Gary Drewing ~ Machens Mercedes & BMW -Read More
It’s a Trust Thing with Atkins
"From the top down, you can count on them to handle just about anything around the home. You don’t see a new face every time they show up. You get someone you can count on to do the job right and stand behind it."…- Jack Smith -Read More
Commitment to the Communities they Serve
"Many Accolades can be given to a family owned company that has been successful for 90 years. What exemplifies the Atkins Companies is their commitment to enhancing the communities they serve. Many in our communities benefit daily from the extr…- Randy M. Morrow, Retired Vice President, Boone Hospital Center -Read More
Atkins Treats Our Business Like Family
"We have used Atkins for many years for various services including lawn care and snow removal. We had used other providers in the past but have never found the high level of service with anyone that we always receive from Atkins! " …- Bill Morrissey, President - Kilgores Medical Pharmacy -Read More
Atkins the Best Locally-Owned, Family Business
“It’s my pleasure to congratulate Atkins on their 90th birthday. You have always been the best of what makes a locally-owned, family business great. We have worked with Atkins for all its 90 years and from one local business to an…- Steve Erdel – Chairman and CEO, Central Bank of Boone County -Read More
Keeping Lawns Healthy
“Thank you for keeping my lawn healthy and happy and if I buy another place I will definitely call.”…- Cory S. -Read More
Great Attention to Detail
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