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The Mulch Center, LLC

The Mulch Center, LLC

(847) 459-7200

The Mulch Center, LLC

12 years in business
21457 Milwaukee Ave
Deerfield, IL 60015-5322
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BBB File Opened: 09/17/2007
Business Started: 04/06/2005
Business Started Locally: 04/06/2005
Business Incorporated: 04/06/2005 in IL
Type of Entity
Limited Liability Company
Business Management
  • Ms. Laura Boisvert, Office Manager
  • Mr. James Seckelmann, President
Business Category
  • Mulches
  • NAICS: Nursery, Garden Center, and Farm Supply Stores
  • Nurseries - Plants, Trees
  • Sand & Gravel
  • Composting Systems

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The Mulch Center is a company which sells mulch made from recycled wood waste, preventing it from entering landfills and helping the environment as well as providing an attractive and uniform look to yards and landscapes. Located in Deerfield, IL, this company serves the northern suburbs of Chicago, including Highland Park, Highwood, Riverwoods, Bannockburn, Lincolnwood, Wheeling, Palatine, Mettawa, Northbrook, Glencoe, Winnetka, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Northfield, Glenview, Prospect Heights, Mt Prospect, Arlington Heights, Des Plaines, Buffalo Grove, Vernon Hills, Lake Forest, Evanston, and Skokie. The company was founded in 2005 by Jim Seckelmann, founder of Glenwood Tree Experts, who noticed inefficiencies in how he managed wood waste from this business. In 2012, The Mulch Center accepted over 200,000 yards of wood waste from local municipalities, tree and landscape companies.

The company can manufacture 12 different types of organic mulch. Varieties include triple ground mulch, double ground mulch, shredded aged mulch, fine grind mulch, southern hardwood bark mulch, cedar grind mulch, and decorative dyed mulch in red, black, cherry brown, and dark chocolate brown. Other mulches include jobsite woodchips, Safe T Mat certified playground surfacing, Fine Pines, and leaf mulch. The company also sells screen topsoil, planting bed mix topsoil, screened compost, enhanced mushroom compost, as well as multiple aggregates, including gravels, torpedo sand, limestone screening, screened concrete, river rock, and mason sand.

Visit the website for The Mulch Center to learn more about their service, read about the company's history, and contact the company for a free estimate on mulch coverings for a garden or landscape.

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The Mulch Center, LLC

The Mulch Center, LLC


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