About Us


A Few Words About Us

Safe Lawns of Salem was started by Mary Richardson and Bill Ross in the Fall of 2008. Our focus is on complete lawn and landscape care with a customized approach. An irrigation services division, SLS Irrigation, was added in 2015.

Safe Lawns of Salem employs a general manager, salespersons, licensed field technicians, and other support staff.

The business is based with sister company, Burnett’s Landscaping, in Salem, CT.

Our staff participates in local, national trade, and business associations. We are also proud to be involved in our community by supporting the arts, local charities, and the endeavors of our employees.

Safe Lawns of Salem offers many services including:

  • Lawn Care Programs
  • Soil Testing & Analysis
  • Lawn Improvements
  • Tree & Shrub Health Care Programs
  • 100% Organic Tick Control
  • Bed Weed Control
  • Goose Repellent
  • Deer Repellent

SLS Irrigation offers a variety of irrigation services including:

  • Irrigation System Design & Installation
  • Irrigation System Spring Start-Up
  • Irrigation System Winterization
  • Irrigation System Troubleshooting