February 17, 2021

Benefits of Winter Pruning

Winter is a Win-Win-Win for Pruning

For trees, winter is the perfect time. Our woody friends are at rest so pruning produces little or no stress and trees are not producing soft growth that can be damaged. Also, the structure of trees and branches can easily be seen. For home
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January 21, 2021

2020 Was an Endless Stream of Dark Clouds

But we were fortunate to find some silver linings

Before we kicked 2020 to the curb—good riddance, right?—we looked back and discovered there were many successes our team members can be proud of.
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January 19, 2021

David J. Frank Wins Best Landscape Design Company

In The Daily Reporter’s Reader Rankings

In The Daily Reporter’s Reader Rankings The Daily Reporter, Wisconsin’s construction-related news source (newspaper and website), recently released their 2020 Reader Rankings category winners from its annual survey and David J. Frank was named Best Landscape Design Company. More than 11,000 readers responded, the most in the four years they’ve been compiling the rankings. According […]
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October 27, 2020

The Halloween Bug?!

AKA the Milkweed Bug Officially they’re known as the large milkweed bug but Halloween bug might be more appropriate. Not only does their black-and-orange coloring scream Halloween, we know trick or treat is near when they show up.   Don’t be afraid. They may look scary but they’re more treat than trick. Large milkweed bugs […]
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September 25, 2020

National Landscape Award for Lowlands Group

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) notified us this week that we were the winner of a 2020 Bronze Award of Excellence for Commercial Landscape Management for our work with the Lowlands Group (Café Benelux, Café ...
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July 23, 2020

Incredible Safety Streak Continues to Five Years

Five Years of No Lost Time due to Accidents for David J. Frank

As of today, David J. Frank Landscape Contracting has gone 1,825 consecutive days—five years!—with no lost time due to accidents, extending the longest streak in company history.   “This streak began under the guidance of our founder and my
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