GreenCare for Troops

GreenCare for TroopsDavis Reece Landscaping supports families of the men and women serving our country in the armed forces by working with Project EverGreen and its GreenCare for Troops program to provide lawn care services at no charge. Please contact us to schedule a consultation or for any questions you may have.

What is the GreenCare for Troops program?

GreenCare for Troops is a nationwide outreach program sponsored by Project EverGreen and our company to care for the lawns and landscapes of the men and women serving our country in the armed forces that are overseas.

What is Project EverGreen?

Project EverGreen is a national non-profit organization representing green industry service providers, associations, suppliers, distributors and individuals. Project EverGreen’s mission is to preserve and enhance green space in our communities for today and future generations.

How can military families interested in participating register for the program?

Families may register online at the Project EverGreen website at www.projectevergreen.com/gcft or by calling toll-free (877) 758-4835.

What other types of programs does Project EverGreen sponsor?

Project EverGreen currently sponsors programs with Habitat for Humanity, athletic field renovation projects, green industry scholarships, and EverGreen Zones in Akron and Milwaukee. Project EverGreen also recognizes individuals and communities with exceptional green spaces through its Stewardship, Because Green Matters and America in Bloom awards.

What are the environmental benefits of maintaining your lawn and landscape?

When cared for appropriately, healthy lawns and landscapes do numerous good things for the environment, including reducing erosion, filtering pollutants from water, providing natural cooling and providing cleaner air. For more information on the environmental benefits of maintained lawns and landscapes, visit www.projectevergreen.com.

What are the economic benefits of maintaining your lawn and landscape?

Studies show that consumers value a landscaped home up to 11.3 percent higher than its base price. Design sophistication, plant size and plant material type are the most important factors in planning a landscape which will to help maintain or increase home value. For more information on the economic benefits of maintained lawns and landscapes, visit www.projectevergreen.com.

What are the lifestyle benefits of maintaining your lawn and landscape?

Among the many benefits of well maintained landscaping are increased community appeal, lower crime rates and increased privacy and tranquility. Plants lower blood pressure, reduce muscle tension related to stress, improve attention, and reduce feelings of fear and anger or aggression. For more information on the lifestyle benefits of maintained lawns and landscapes, visit www.projectevergreen.com.