With nearly 10 years of experience, co-owners Chris Orr and Austin Hilligas know what it takes to exceed your landscaping needs. We believe that the key to your outdoor getaway begins with a vision, your vision. Let’s make it a reality together.
Chris Orr graduated from Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, with degrees in Landscape Construction and Turf Management. Following graduation, Chris worked in the Cedar Rapids area for four years.
Chris moved out west to Colorado and spent a year advancing his techniques on the rocky western landscape.
He then returned to Iowa and worked for 2 additional years as supervisor before starting Creekside Landscapes with his partner.
Austin Hilligas graduated top of his class from Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, with a degree in Landscape Construction and Design.
Before opening Creekside Landscapes, Austin worked in both the Cedar Rapids and Des Moines areas as a landscape construction supervisor.