Yard Essentials

Landscape Maintenance Inc.

Meet your "Yard's Essentials"

Emily: Owner/Manager/Arborist
A.A.S Landscape Design
A.A.S. Turf Management
A.A.S. Urban Forestry
A.A.S. Greenhouse Technology
A.A.S. Floral Design
ISA Certified Arborist since 2005
(PR-4619A)

Emily is a founding owner and director of Yard Essentials Inc.
Emily, a farm girl from Southeastern Saskatchewan, has spent the last 18 years developing her skills and feeding her passion for nature as a landscape maintenance and tree care professional. From 2000-2003, she studied at Minot State University - Bottineau. She graduated from this program in 2003 with honours and earned the five Associates of Applied Science degrees listed above. In the summers between college classes she worked for the Leisure Services division of the City of Estevan, SK as a tree care and park maintenance professional. She worked for Beauscapes Lawn and Tree for 3 years. In 2005, Emily earned her ISA certification and became recognized as a certified Arborist and has recently re-certified in 2019. In 2009 she and Angela Downing founded Yard Essentials.

My Invaluable Team

I appreciate the hard work my team does to bring you high quality service.  They are invaluable to me and I would not be able to continue the business without their reliability, their attention to detail and their dependability.  They are willing to learn new skills and develop the skills they've learned further.  I am grateful I have been blessed with such great staff. 
Dale is a familiar face to many as he has been with the company the longest. 
Ciarra has just begun her venture with us this summer and I hope she sticks around for awhile as she shares my passion for plants and landscaping. 
Tamara has also just begun with us this summer as very welcome part time help.