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Absolutely OUTSTANDING!! I never thought we could find a yard crew that my husband would ever approve of but a miracle has happened and we have. They are by far the best ever!! Attention to detail always. You don't have to worry if your not home is the job going to be done the way you want. It is such a relief to have such wonderful people taking care of our yard. They are truly AMAZING!!

-Rachel S. in Detroit, MI


We are very pleased with the job he did on our lawn! Great first impression! Even better than our former lawn service. Than you!

-Cheryl T. in Detroit, MI


Thank you! I thought it couldn't get done today due to the weather but I was blessed to have Harry that always goes above and beyond! Definitly a green thumb! :)

-Joel S. in Detroit, MI

Detroit, MI - Nov 18, 2019
Detroit Lawn Care Recommendations


Should I water my lawn today?

We currently have no rainfall data available for Detroit, MI.


Sunrise   7:48 am Sunset   5:43 pm


Lawn tip of the week

Did you know? There are approximately 50 million acres of grass in the United States. Approximately 21 million of those acres are in our front and back yards.


Lawn Care Facts

Average Yard Size 5,926 sq ft
Average Mowing Price $42.94
Average Customer Review 4.75 / 5.0

 
Weekly Cuts 2.0%
Biweekly Cuts 19.0%
Monthly Cuts 79.0%
Lawns Fertilized 16.0%
Lawns with Leaf Removal 10.0%
Aerated Lawns 11.0%
Yards with Cleanups 15.0%
Days That Are Sunny 1%

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Better lawn care for the Motor City

As the largest city in Michigan, Detroit offers hundreds of things to do, see, and explore. While the city is most well-known for its ties to the automotive manufacturing industry, Detroit, or “Motor City,” as it’s affectionately known, offers so much more to residents and visitors alike.

Sports fans can enjoy a game at Comerica Park, home of the Tigers. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate William G. Milliken State Park and Harbor, where a waterfront park showcases a scenic lighthouse, riverwalk, trails, and picnic areas.

Detroit is also a great place to explore if you have children. The city is home to Belle Isle Aquarium, a relic dating back to 1904 that features an extensive collection of marine life, but the aquarium is most notable for its large population of gar fish. The Michigan Science Center is a dynamic experience for children as well, offering interactive exhibits and even a planetarium.

The city also features many historic attractions, such as the Michigan Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument. This statue pays tribute to Civil War heroes and is located in downtown Detroit. Fort Wayne is another must-see stop, offering tours of the 19th century post as well as reenactments and community events.

Once you’ve worked up an appetite, be sure to visit one of the city’s dozens of breweries. There are multiple spots to grab a brew and a bite, with Atwater Brewery and Tap House and Jolly Pumpkin Pizzeria and Brewery being two of the city’s most popular with locals and tourists alike.

There’s so much to do in Detroit, so wherever your interests and passions take you, be sure to dedicate plenty of time to enjoying them. With everything there is to see and do, why spend time doing chores, such as mowing your lawn? Instead, entrust your lawn care needs to the professionals by contacting LawnStarter.

We are the premier lawn care service in the Detroit area, and will work with you to make all of your landscaping dreams a reality. Don’t hesitate another moment. Install the LawnStarter mobile app or log on to our desktop website and schedule services with the click of a button. All you need to do is give us your zip code, and from there we can provide you with a customized list of services, prices, and potential start dates.

Once you confirm, we will be on our way over to mow your lawn, take care of your flowers, or even trim your trees. We consider any and all special requests. No job is too big, or too small, for our skilled technicians to handle.

So why wait? Contact LawnStarter today, and get back to enjoying everything Detroit has to offer.

Meet some of our Detroit lawn service pros

Lawrence Brown Jr
FreshCutz is for those looking for a clean, fresh lawn with nicely edged corners. Owner Lawrence brown is a dedicated, hard working professional that knows how to get the job done with both efficiency and attention to detail. Your lawn is in good hands with him.


17851 Wexford Street
Detroit, MI 48212

Edward Wilson
Hi, I'm Edward, owner of Wilson's Lawn Care and Snow Removal. Not only do we mow lawns and plow snow, we can trim your bushes, clean your flowerbeds, rake your lawn, haul away junk and more. In fact, there isn't much we can't do for a fair price. We hope to work with you through LawnStarter.


9324 Littlefield Street
Detroit, MI 48228

Shakisha Mckinney
Shakisha is the founder of Shakishas Landscaping, a locally owned lawn care service in Detroit. He has earned a 4.5 / 5 star rating on the LawnStarter platform. He provides lawn fertilization and tree trimming as well as lawn mowing.


20131 Cooley Street
Detroit, MI 48219

Recent Reviews

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Looks great, thanks.
Collin S. - Nov 01, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Care by Brandon Tanner,
A to Z Property Care
Great job! No complaints
Cindy B. - Oct 24, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Care by Amaliyah Jones,
Val's lawn care
Amazing!!!! Super fast and the crew did an excellent job! Thank you so much! I hope you can continue with my lawn. I’d love recommendations for other jobs you could do to improve my lawn.
Diana C. - Oct 23, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Yard Cutting by Amaliyah Jones,
Val's lawn care
Looks great, thank you!
Allie M. - Oct 23, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Grass Cutting by Amaliyah Jones,
Val's lawn care
Lawn was cut perfectly!!!
Madison H. - Oct 16, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Care by Amaliyah Jones,
Val's lawn care
Professional nice job!
Cindy B. - Oct 10, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Service by Amaliyah Jones,
Val's lawn care
Great job.
Jannet R. - Oct 09, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Yard Cutting by Brandon Tanner,
A to Z Property Care
Good Job no problems
DeAndre S. - Oct 04, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Service by Dejuan Gordon,
B&G Landscaping
Thanks to the biweekly care my lawn has become green and now I don't suffer embarrassment.
Anna M. - Oct 04, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Care by Amaliyah Jones,
Val's lawn care
Thank you!
Heather M. - Sep 24, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Service by Brandon Tanner,
A to Z Property Care
its good
philip p. - Sep 11, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Lawn Care by Adrian Sims,
A&L Contractors LLC
Thank God! He put down the weed killer on my seriously crumbling, sidewalks with WEIRD looking growths
Donna P. - Sep 10, 2019 - Detroit, MI,
Yard Cutting by Alonso Collins,
All City Landscaping and Property Preservation


Overall Rating: 4.83 / 5 stars (127 reviews)

Service Recommendations in Detroit

LawnStarter pros will let you know what your lawn needs. Here are some recent recommendations for extra lawn services in Detroit, MI.

Tree Service

Recommended by Daniel Williams

Details

Location: Detroit, MI 48242

Yard Size: 3,535 square feet

Price: $24

Description: Front yard Remove and dispose of tree on front left corner of house.

Bush Trimming

Recommended by Justin Harris

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Location: Detroit, MI 48242

Yard Size: 9,560 square feet

Price: $24

Description: Front yard, Full yard Trimming bushes in front lawn for a neater view from the road.

Other Lawn Maintenance

Recommended by Clinton Haywood

Details

Location: Detroit, MI 48243

Yard Size: 5,538 square feet

Price: $37

Description: Full yard I can bag your grass as I'm cutting it and take it with me

Trimming of Hedges

Recommended by marc sims

Details

Location: Detroit, MI 48214

Yard Size: 16,150 square feet

Price: $12

Description: Front yard Trim shrubs in the front yard!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Mulching

Recommended by Daniel Graves

Details

Location: Detroit, MI 48211

Yard Size: 5,585 square feet

Price: $305

Description: Full yard Mulch all beds with black mulch after weeds are removed

Shrub Prunning

Recommended by Dewan Anderson

Details

Location: Detroit, MI 48235

Yard Size: 6,169 square feet

Price: $104

Description: Front yard Trim bushes in the front of the house and right side by cable box

Requests for Service

Have a project in mind? Request a no-obligation quote from your pro with the tap of a button. Here are some recent quotes requested in Detroit

Other Yard Maintenance

Requested by Bhavesh K.

Details

Location: Detroit, MI

Yard Size: 6,300 square feet

Items Needing Service: One flower bed. And four tree beds.

Location on Property: Flower bed and two tree beds in the front yard and two tree beds in the back yard.

Work to be Done: [We need this done as soon as possible - ideally before August 2nd. Please don't wait two weeks to send a crew for estimate.]We would like to get weeds removed from them, get them fertilized, and top them with a new batch of mulch (dark would chips I think). If possible we would also like some perennials planted in the flower bed. We also have a dead red oak tree that needs to be replaced, so if you can do that, please include it in the quote as well. Thanks!

Price: $488

Serviced by: Metro Lawn Solutions

Weeding

Requested by Shea R.

Details

Location: Detroit, MI

Yard Size: 9,607 square feet

Items Needing Service: Weeds that run up against the house and on the lawn

Location on Property: by the mailbox and the edges of the lawn

Work to be Done: Weed eating, removal

Price: $12

Serviced by: testing this sit

Leaf Raking And Cleaning

Requested by Lauren N.

Details

Location: Detroit, MI

Yard Size: 11,800 square feet

Items Needing Service: Tree branches

Location on Property: Front yard and back yard

Work to be Done: Cleanup

Price: $206

Serviced by: H&

Lawn Cleanup

Requested by Stephanie W.

Details

Location: Detroit, MI

Yard Size: 7,876 square feet

Items Needing Service: Need all beds in backyard weeded. Includes rock beds and flower beds.

Location on Property: Backyard

Work to be Done: Total clean out of weeds/Bermuda. They're in bad shape.

Price: $118

Serviced by: Kiss My Grass Detroi

General Lawn Service

Requested by Teri B.

Details

Location: Detroit, MI

Yard Size: 14,649 square feet

Items Needing Service: Can someone also weed eat back yard

Location on Property: Back yard

Work to be Done: Weed eat and/or cut

Price: $35

Serviced by: Environmental, realestate, renovation, specialist LLC

Landscaping

Requested by Victoria B.

Details

Location: Detroit, MI

Yard Size: 4,530 square feet

Items Needing Service: Front flower bed, weeded dead pulled up, weed cloth put down some new flowers/greenery new mulch. Front tree guard weeded/new mulch. Not super picky on flowers just nice curb appeal wanted

Location on Property: Front lawn

Work to be Done: In notes

Price: $212

Serviced by: Cook's Landscaping

Questions and Answers

LOCAL REGULATIONS

Are there watering restrictions in Detroit, MI?


Residents are asked to voluntary limit outdoor water use to odd / even days, based on the last number in their addresses: --Homeowners with addresses ending in odd numbers, 1, 3, 5, 7 or 9, should water lawns, fill swimming pools, or wash cars only on odd numbered calendar dates. --Residents with even number addresses, 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8, are asked to follow the same procedure using even numbered dates.

Source: sterling-heights.net

LOCAL REGULATIONS

Does Detroit, MI have long / overgrown grass ordinances?


The two problems are more often found hand-in-hand, forcing cities from Grosse Pointe Woods to Warren to pass new ordinances or beef up mowing budgets to quell the abundant noxious grass complaints from residents. The issue is also sprouting up in Howell, which has a liberal grass height of 13 inches before it's in violation

Source: safeguardproperties.com

Top Detroit, MI Lawn Services of November 2019

#1-Metro Lawn Solutions
Lawson Cook
Detroit, MI
9 Ratings
Sorry for the delayed response. Travis did a great job! Very satisfied with his work. Looking forward to him continuing to take care of our lawn needs!!! Steve Tucker
#2-Spartan
Mathias Garcia
Detroit, MI
8 Ratings
My lawn looks really nice. And I have a really big yard, so for the price and for them to only send one person was really impressive.
#3-Val's lawn care
Amaliyah Jones
14961 Lesure Street
Detroit, MI 48227
73 Ratings
Amazing!!!! Super fast and the crew did an excellent job! Thank you so much! I hope you can continue with my lawn. I’d love recommendations for other jobs you could do to improve my lawn.
#4-Speedy lawn care
Garret Edwards
18739 Van Dyke Avenue
Detroit, MI 48234
49 Ratings
Since opening our doors, we’ve been committed to providing service of the highest quality, paying particular attention to working efficiently while keeping the lines of communication with our clients clear and concise. Our mission at Speedy Lawn Care is simple: to provide high-quality services in a timely manner. Our team caters to each project’s specific needs to ensure excellence. We hope you’ll find what you’re looking for.
#5-Ok Detroi
Justin Harris
8611 Ward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48228
49 Ratings
Services Offered: lawn mowing , lawn care, spring cleanups
#6-H&
Jason McKinney
Detroit, MI
43 Ratings
Thank you Carlos for doing such a thorough job on my much neglected yard. I could not be happier with your work. I'm anxious to receive the quotes I requested for the additional services! I look forward to hearing from
#7-Lucky Se7en Lawn Care
Sean Collins
12624 Santa Rosa Drive
Detroit, MI 48238
41 Ratings
Services Offered: leaf removal , grass cutting, fall cleanups
#8-DDS Landscaping
Damon Brown
19344 Steel Street
Detroit, MI 48235
36 Ratings
Thanks Damon! Great job as always!
#9-Val's Lawns Care
Kara Holmes
14961 Lesure Street
Detroit, MI 48227
34 Ratings
Thank you once again for a great job!
#10-M & M yard Maintenance
Melissa Mayes
19656 Fenelon Street
Detroit, MI 48234
3 Ratings
Services Offered: lawn fertilization , lawn mowing, regular lawn care
#11-Lush Lawn Solutions
Anthony Walker
Detroit, MI
21 Ratings
Looks good. Just need to check the area above the pond. There is a walkway up there that does need mowing. It's done moss with grass combo. I do want to keep the moss as it is very shady up there but the sparse grass up there does need cutting. Many thanks!
#12-Global lawn therap
Adrian Johnson
19181 Dresden Street
Detroit, MI 48205
21 Ratings
Services Offered: grass cutting , spring cleanups, lawn care
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Neighborhoods we service in Detroit, MI

9501 Iris St #216 Detroit MI 48227
Lafayette Park
Cass Park
Aviation Subdivision
Frisbee/Pembroke Park
Brush Park
Arden Park
South Warrendale-Wco
Littlefield
North Rosedale Park
Pilgrim Village
Greater Corktown
Northwest Goldberg
Poletown East
Martin Park
Franklin Park
Boston-Edison
West Mexicantown
Central Belmont
University District
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