Your smile is your logo, Your personality is your business card, how you leave others feeling after an experience with you becomes your trademark.
– Jay Danzie
Grass Hoppers …
… here at Grass Hoppers, we are not just a company, we are family! As a family run business, we pride ourselves on the work we do. With 30 years’ experience under our belts, we will show up to your business or home with the knowledge and professionalism to handle just about any project. When you hire us, you are getting all the experience of a big company with that small-town feel.
The crew at Grass Hoppers has experience working all over northern Michigan for many known companies such as Chemical banks, PNC banks, Walmart and Home Depot to name a few.
Our residential clients are so much more than customers. Over the years, many of them have become close friends. We are proud to live in a community where we can support and sponsor our local businesses. In return, we appreciate all the business that has come back our way.
We always say, “the job is not done until we know the customer is happy.”
Tree, Hedge and Shrub Maintenance
Seasonal Flower & Shrub Planting
Power Washing & Debris Removal
Salting Parking Lots & Driveways
Plowing & Shoveling
Tree Trimming & Removal
Achievements / History
In 2016, we were rated top 5 landscapers by chemical bank corporate managers.
More than 30 years of experience
The owner of Grass Hopper
… is the same friendly voice you will hear when you call our company. Walter Smith Jr. takes a lot of pride in running his business and making sure he works directly with his customers. You will see him working alongside his crew and getting his hands dirty.
Wally grew up in Presque Isle playing in the woods, landscaping and maintaining his forts. It’s obvious he never outgrew his love for being outside. Even as a kid he was always so motivated to work. As he got older, he started mowing the neighbors’ lawns. He always loved working for himself. His first business was a window washing business in Petoskey, Michigan. He later moved to Alpena where he started up Mason Disposal while still doing landscaping on the side. He was always successful in his businesses but his love for being outside pulled him back to doing landscaping full time. For the last 10
Wally doesn’t run the business alone. His wife, Michelle, takes care of the
Wally and Michelle work hard to keep a good reputation and give their customers the comfort and satisfaction of getting the job done right.
“A lawn service that I could depend on”
I am currently a
– Merle Schneider