Established in 2002, Emerald Lawn Care was different from the beginning. Our professionals have always delivered personal service and a custom program. We want you to have a beautiful, thriving landscape but we do not want to waste your money on unnecessary treatments that add needless chemicals into the environment.


Mark Utendorf, the owner of Emerald Lawn Care, is a long-time Northwest Suburban resident. He is committed to the community and is a past chairman of the District 15 Educational Foundation. He is a past president of the Schaumburg Prairie Center Arts Foundation and a former American Cancer Society regional board member.

Mark is a Certified Turfgrass Professional – Cool Season Lawns (CTP-CSL) and just completed 2 terms as president of the Illinois Professional Lawn Care Association, the only organization in the state of Illinois dedicated solely to improving lawn care practices and education of the industry. He is a licensed Illinois pesticide applicator for turf and ornamentals and is always happy to meet with you to discuss your individual needs to develop a customized solution. You can reach him at 847.392.7097.



Emerald Lawn Care is a proud member of the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association (ILCA), the Illinois Turfgrass Foundation (ITF), the Midwest Regional Turf Foundation (MRTF), and the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP).  Emerald Lawn Care was pleased to be the recipient of the Lawn & Landscape magazine national Leadership Award in 2015.

Get your free lawn analysis today! Please call us at 847.392.7097