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About Our Winnipeg Landscapers

The Grounds Guys of Winnipeg is a locally owned and operated grounds care business with our roots planted firmly within the community. We strive to provide exceptional lawn care services in Winnipeg that surpass our customers’ expectations. All of our professionals have a genuine passion for the horticultural industry, which translates into a job well done.

With a family of four, owners Derek and Sheriann Dexter understand the value of having strong social convictions. They bring these to their business.

The Grounds Guys of Winnipeg Core Values:

  • Leading, rather than following

  • Respecting others

  • Serving others

  • Standing up for what’s right

Want to know more about our company and the faces behind the green logo? Read below to get to know your Grounds Guys.

Derek Dexter – Owner

Derek Dexter

Derek Dexter started working in the landscaping industry at the ripe age of 10, where he cut grass and planted trees. For over 25 years now, he has dedicated his career to providing quality grounds care and has worked in grounds maintenance, golf course construction, irrigation installation/repair, landscape design/build, project Management, estimating and design.

Derek’s educational & certification achievements include:

  • Business Administration Diploma
  • Journey Person Landscape Certificate
  • Landscape Industry Certified – Softscape
  • Certified Interlocking Pavement Installer
  • Certified Segmental Retaining Wall Installer

Through extensive training and experience, Derek leads the industry in service. He is proud to sit on the board of the Manitoba Nursery and Landscape Association and serve on the Provincial Rep for the Canadian Nursery and Landscape Association Professional Development Committee.

The Grounds Guys employees performing lawn work
  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “I can always count on the Grounds Guys!”

    - Amanda

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Always willing to go the distance for their customers!”

    - Heather A.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Could not be any happier with the service!”

    - Dawne K.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “The Grounds Guys are great to work with!”

    - Josh C.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “The crew did a SUPERB job!”

    - Richard G.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Great Service!”

    - Pauline D.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “My lawn is beautiful again!”

    - Nancy M.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Awesome job!!”

    - Gord & Betty H.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Enthusiastically recommend!”

    - Sue O.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “The crew did an amazing job once again”

    - Dawn T.


We Believe in The Value of C.A.R.E.

Customers First • Attitude • Respect • Enjoy life in the process

Our Difference

  • Clean, Branded Vehicles
  • Professional, Uniformed Personnel
  • Timely Response Guarantee
  • Safe, Reliable Equipment Maintained Daily
  • Status and Quality Reports Delivered Daily