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About Us

We're a small, family-owned lawn care and landscape design business serving both residential and commercial clients in McDonough, Georgia. What started as a lawn care company has grown to provide a wide array of landscape services. We pride ourselves on doing the job right the first time and giving our clients the kind of service we'd hope to receive. 


We love getting to know our customers and serving the greater Atlanta area.


Meet the Team

Get to know the leaders of our JW's Precision Lawn Care & Landscaping team!

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John Stephens

Owner & Managing Officer

After retiring from a 25-year career in law enforcement, John established JW's in 2011. Since its inception, he has played a pivotal role in expanding the company's services beyond just lawn care to encompass a wide array of landscaping solutions. Presently, he shares ownership of the business with his son, Garrett, and serves as a consultant, handling phone calls, landscaping inquiries, and bidding on projects.

John, along with his wife Diana and their dog, has been a resident of the McDonough area for over two decades.

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Garrett Stephens

Owner & Director of Landscape Projects

For more than 12 years, Garrett has dedicated himself to crafting landscapes and installations. Holding certification as a landscape designer, he spearheads our company's landscape design sector, managing significant projects from initial concept to installation.

Garrett's passion for construction, outdoor environments, and witnessing the fruition of projects has always been evident. His keen design sense and extensive experience render him indispensable to our team. Garrett recently tied the knot with his wife, Stephanie, in early 2024, marking a significant milestone in his life.

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Joe Shadowens

Maintenance Supervisor & Operations Director

Since 2014, Joe has been an integral part of JW's team. Starting from the ground up, he has familiarized himself with all facets of our lawn care protocols, eventually ascending to head our lawn care side. Joe assumes responsibility for scheduling, ensuring client contentment, and fostering the growth of our workforce through training.

With a background in education, Joe's adeptness in operations and organizational skills is evident. He plays a pivotal role in supervising the day-to-day activities of our crews, making him a cornerstone of our operations.


Chelsea Shadowens

Office Manager

Chelsea operates behind the scenes, handling all aspects of our digital communications, which encompass monthly invoicing, website and social media upkeep, and customer correspondence via email.

Outside of her commitments at JW's, Chelsea holds a full-time position as a digital project manager. She is the daughter of John and sibling to Garrett, deeply rooted in the McDonough area for nearly two decades.

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