Learn Something New

Read Our Blog for the Chicagoland Area

Learn the Basics

Do you have questions about your landscape that you can’t seem to find the answers to? Search through our blog today and you just might find what you are looking for. And, if you have additional questions, we are available to speak at any time. Choose to work with Apex Landscaping and your questions will always be answered.

Finished Design and Built Projects

By Apex Landscaping | September 2, 2021

New landscaping design in Northbrook, IL recently completed this summer. This job included a full paved patio with a built-in pergola and a gas fire pit with retaining walls. These two separate, but cohesive elements, created a great balance in our client’s new outdoor living space.     Our second landscape design was done over…

How to Maximize Your Yard

By Apex Landscaping | August 19, 2021

Embrace your surrounding scenery: Maximizing the scenery you already have in your yard will make it feel much larger. To do this, you’ll want to use similar plants and trees that blend in with the existing landscaping. If you have plants visible from your neighbor’s yard, you can also incorporate them into your own landscape.…

New 2021 Finished Design and Built Yard Projects

By Apex Landscaping | August 6, 2021

  Project 1 This Lake Bluff client wanted to expand their interior living space to the outside, including a large paver patio with the focal point being the fire pit. Apex designed and built a spacious entertaining area, including an outdoor kitchen with all the necessities.      Project 2 This Glenview residence had a…

6 Small Backyard Ideas to Make Your Yard Appear Larger

By Apex Landscaping | July 27, 2021

  1. Create a focal point Whether your space is big or small, creating a focal point is ideal. For smaller spaces, your focal point should be framed out and defined. This is important because it adds depth, which can ‘trick’ the eye and make areas look bigger. This can be accomplished by adding in…

July Newsletter

By Apex Landscaping | July 7, 2021

    Apex News: July It’s July already! Where has the time gone? We hope you all enjoyed a safe and happy 4th of July weekend. Apex Landscaping kicked off the holiday weekend with a company celebration last week, Thursday, July 1st, with a good old-fashioned cookout for our team. Of course, you can’t have…

New and Improved

By Apex Landscaping | January 5, 2017

    Welcome to Apex’s new and improved website! This year, as we celebrate our 30th anniversary, we couldn’t think of a better way to share with you our accomplishments over the course of our history, and our vision for the future. Apex Landscaping has been in business since 1991! Using as cube van for…

We Make It Easy

“We could not have been happier with the work that Apex Landscaping did on our new construction home. Mike and team, including the crews, provide top-notch service, deliver top-quality product and care about their customers. The bluestone patios, driveway designs, outdoor lighting, plantings/beds were designed to fit our new home and blend perfectly with the surrounding neighborhood. Apex truly is a full-service provider that delivers on their promise - before, during and after the project. Easy to work with and a pleasure to do business with. Highly recommended.”

— June 2019, Brad H.

We Provide High-Quality Services Every Time

Have More Questions?