DYC Properties



Created in 1999, DYC Properties stands among the premier providers for outstanding property and lawn maintenance, landscaping construction and design in Sault Ste. Marie and Algoma region.

DYC is proud to be a leader in the landscaping business, delivering exceptional customer service and satisfaction. It is important to our team that we work within your timeline and budget using only the highest quality of plants and materials to create a captivating outdoor living area that you will enjoy for years to come.

The DYC team recognizes that your home or business is your most important investment and that the proper maintenance of your grass, and of your landscaping as a whole, adds great aesthetic value to any and every environment. DYC brings our expertise to every job, big or small, whether it be a new lawn installation, repairing an existing lawn or installing a new in-ground sprinkler system.

DYC Properties is fully qualified to provide 24/7 snow removal and de-icing services to both residential and commercial clients in Sault Ste. Marie during the winter months from October through to March. Our snow removal trucks are equipped with top of the line plows and sanders and you can count on our crews to work hard day and night until the job gets done. Our team knows how important it is to provide safe and clear walkways along with entrances for large and small commercial sized parking lots in a northern city like Sault Ste. Marie.

Taking care of your property is our priority. No matter the season, DYC Properties is the business you can count on.

The people that make it all happen…

Dan Hayes-Sheen

Dan Hayes-Sheen, president and founder has been in the Property Maintenance and Landscape business for 20 years, and is ready to tackle your needs.

Josh Derksen
​General Manager

Josh has been with DYC for several years and came to us with extensive customer service and management experience. He is involved in all aspects of the business and also leads the estimating division. 

Andrew Nowlan
​Senior Manager, Admin & HR

Andrew has over 20 years of Financial Services background, including HR and People Management experience.  He is focused on having the office run smoothly, keeping things efficient and organized for the business from all aspects.

 Michael Annett

 Operations Manager 

Michael brings a wealth of construction knowledge from 15 years with a major firm. Working his way up from an entry level postion to Superintendent at his previous company he is responsible for the day to day running of the jobs we have - year round.

Sean Pritchard


Sean leads a crew working on Landscape jobs of varying sizes in the summer season, and is involved in snow removal for the winter season.






Jamie Korpela
Office Assistant

Jamie offers great customer service while being highly motivated and enthusiastic.

Matt Gignac  Mechanic Licensed Truck and Coach


 Kyle Dunphy  Mechanic Apprentice



Ken Hayes-Sheen

Ken is our go to for his knowledge on equipment repairs as well as for his ability to procure parts and materials to keep us moving forward.