From the ground up.


I (Chris) have been a licensed Iowa contractor since 1991. After being medically discharged from the US Air Force due to an injury, I started landscaping and lawn care in a small town of Cherokee, Iowa. In 2006 I relocated to Boone, Iowa and have been here since. I've always taken pride in my work and built this business, and my previous businesses, on two values: Quality and Honesty. 

All Service Home and Lawn Care is my third ground-up business. After building a very successful Des Moines landscaping business, C’s Landscape and Design, I started over to build a business from scratch with my oldest son, Kyle. That might sound crazy to shut down a thriving business. It was! 

Doing so allowed me to teach Kyle the ropes of building a business grounded on the values of hard work, putting customers first, and earning business rather than having it handed to you. He’s worked with me for 8 years now—training and learning the business. 

The risk was worth it. Kyle is our crew leader who’s done it all when it comes to residential or commercial landscaping and lawn care. He is a true jack of all trades. I’m proud to work alongside my son and our highly skilled crew at our family business—All Service Home & Lawn Care. 

If you work with us at All Service Home & Lawn Care, expect a pleasant and professional experience, with your quality work done in a timely manner! We look forward to transforming your outdoor space with professional landscaping or maintaining your yard with quality lawn care. 


Learn more about our lawn care and landscaping here. To ask us a question, request a quote or book services click here. We proudly serve Des Moines, West Des Moines, Waukee, Ankeny, Johnston, Urbandale, Clive, Altoona, Ames, Boone, and all Central Iowa with high quality, low-maintenance landscaping and lawn care.


License and Permits

Contractors ID: C128288
Applicator ID: 02710
Chemical ID: PD11966

Lifetime DAVA Member
Served in the US Air Force



  • Custom Designs
  • Digital Renderings of Blueprints
  • Landscape Maintenance
  • Start to Completion Landscaping
  • Full landscape renovations


Services for Ames/Boone include:
  • Commercial & Residential
  • Mowing
  • Trimming
  • Aeration
  • Seeding / Grading
  • Dog Waste Removal


  • Kid and pet friendly
  • 6-step environmentally friendly program
  • Slow-release, dry chemicals
  • Spot spray only