Located along the Saginaw River, Essexville MI is a community that Turf Workz is proud to serve with the highest quality of lawn care, tree and shrub care, and perimeter pest control. Known as the “Gateway to Saginaw Bay”, Essexville is just 1.41 square miles in size with a population of approximately 3,500 residents. Considered part of the Bay City Metropolitan area, Essexville is just east of Bay City and minutes away from Saginaw Bay. Essexville is fondly considered a bedroom community comprising of mostly residential homes whose citizens commute to work in the Great Lakes Bay Region.
Essexville gets its name from one of the first settlers in the area named Ransom P. Essex. Essexville was officially incorporated as a village in 1883 and then, 51 years later, in 1934, it was incorporated as a city. Essexville students attend the Essexville/Hampton School District which educates approximately 1,800 students at 4 schools:
● Verellen Elementary School
● Bush Elementary School
● Cramer Junior High School
● Garber High School
There are also two colleges located with 15 miles of Essexville: Delta College and Saginaw Valley State University.
At Turf Workz, we love working with the folks of Essexville. Both the small and large homes found in Essexville come with their own charm and we appreciate the opportunities to help make the grass greener and the trees and shrubs more vibrant. By adding curb appeal and offering the residents a greater sense of pride in their homes, Turf Workz shows the community that there is another option rather than the corporate lawn companies; we are local and we are dedicated to treating our customers honestly and fairly. You will always be able to reach the owner on the phone whether you have questions about our services or are experiencing an issue with your lawn care.
When you live in Essexville, you will have many places to choose from when you want to spend time outdoors. To the east is the Quanicassee Wildlife Area which is almost 2,000 acres in size and nestled along the banks of the Saginaw Bay. There is plenty of space for birdwatching and wildlife observation as well as trails for hiking and biking. A little further north, about 12 miles from Essexville along the bay, is the Tobico Marsh & Frank N. Andersen Nature Trail which features 1,800+ acres of park area to explore. Observe 1,000s of birds migrating south in October, take in the scenic forests along the winding trails, or take in the breathtaking views of the 900 acre Tobico Lagoon.
There are also plenty of restaurants and stores in and around Essexville for when you want to spend a night out with friends or it is time to update your wardrobe. From the locally owned boutique stores and restaurants in Essexville to the department, specialty stores and movie theater at the Bay City Mall just on the other side of the Saginaw River, you will never be short of options for weekend shopping excursions.
Whether you spend the weekday at work or the weekend with the family, the last thing you probably want to do is try to maintain your Essexville lawn. Along with trying to figure out the right kinds of fertilizer to use at certain times of the year, you have to figure out how much you need so it is effective and does not burn the grass. Our highly-skilled, licensed and certified technicians at Turf Workz will be able to create a customized and comprehensive plan to keep your lawn green, healthy and beautiful.