A Commitment to Service

Doug Catherwood, owner of Ground Rules Landscaping, Inc., graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Science. In 1996, Doug launched Ground Rules Landscaping, Inc. and has worked diligently to build his business and cultivate his customer base by treating them with care and respect. Doug continues to educate himself at Rutgers, taking classes each winter to stay current with landscaping trends as well as lawn and plant disease prevention. Established in 1996 as a full service maintenance firm, Ground Rules’ initial customer base of residential homes expanded to include commercial properties, condominiums and townhouses.

A comprehensive hiring and training program has produced highly-qualified ground crews and support staff. Investments in equipment, machinery, vehicles, trailers and materials ensure that the crews are able to uphold Ground Rules’ high standards. Doug has always believed in the “hands on” approach to running his company, personally overseeing and taking part in the day-to-day operations. Trust Ground Rules Landscaping; where service is always in season.