Quality Tree Service, Landscaping

and Sawmill Services

Prairiescapes is a family-owned tree service, landscaping and sawmill business operated by brothers Chris and Dave Ernster. Chris is an AP Environmental Science Teacher at Lincoln High School with a masters in teaching science. He is married to his high school sweetheart and they have three children who love helping daddy work. Dave Ernster is working with Prairiescapes full time while also remodeling homes and training English Labs during the off-season. Dave and Chris spend much of their personal time at church or hunting, fishing, and working at the family farm.

They have a heart for service, restoration, and establishing relationships with people in Sioux Falls and the surrounding area. They find joy in taking something ordinary, whether it be landscape, trees, or slabs of wood, and transforming it into a work of art.