About Custom Caretaking & Landscaping in Arbor Vitae, WI

Custom Caretaking & Landscaping has provided comprehensive landscaping services and quality lawn care to Wisconsin’s Northwoods property owners since 1999. Custom landscape design services are available for both commercial and residential properties. We even include waterfront and winter services! Whether you have new construction taking place or want to rejuvenate an existing property, Custom Caretaking & Landscaping can meet your needs.

Visit our Specialties page for a concise overview of our exhaustive landscaping and related services.


Landscaping Leadership

A fifth-generation Northwoods native, Brad Schillinger started his landscaping contractor career in in the mid-1990s. His training began with docks, lawns, and fall cleanup, but his aptitude, motivation, and passion quickly led to a much broader skill set.

Custom Caretaking & Landscaping, which originated in 1999 with one employee and an office in Brad’s parents’ home, has evolved into the comprehensive custom landscaping, excavation, and quality lawn care  company that Brad owns and operates today.

Brad is genuinely dedicated to employee safety and development. Ensuring the safety of his team is one of many essential ingredients to demonstrating that he values them and all that they bring to the table professionally.


Expert Employees

Each employee has expertise in his or her own specialty service; recruitment of the best landscape contractor, tree service arborist, horticulturist, and hardscape design professionals is our key to getting every job done right. Brad has recruited professionals from as far away as the east coast to form the best team in Wisconsin.

Our company includes a certified arborist team, a professional storm cleanup crew, talented and safety-oriented yard excavation equipment operators, hardscape design visionaries, and excellent customer service-oriented office staff to welcome you to Custom Caretaking & Landscaping.