Designs By Sundown Farmhouse

Project Profile: A Streamside Farmhouse

Evoking a rural countryside in a Denver neighborhood. It seemingly appears off the pages of a fairy tale book. A charming stone farmhouse sits surrounded...
HOFFMAN LANDSCAPES/KENT GREENHOUSE & GARDENS

The “Hot” Outdoor Trend

Firepits, fireplaces, and fire elements are in demand. Shortly after the events that shook our country in September of 2001, the face of residential landscaping...
design-build

Dos & Don’ts Of Landscape Design-Build

Practices to embrace and mistakes to avoid for project success. I have had the great fortune of working in the Green Industry for over 45...
Turf Design Build October 2022

Turf Design-Build: October 2022

Turf Design-Build: October 2022 Volume 15 • Number 1 FEATURES Dos & Don’ts Of DB | A Design-Build veteran on practices to embrace and mistakes to avoid...
Phase One Landscapes

Embracing The Summer Slide (In Landscape Design!)

A backyard entertaining space earns top grades for Phase One Landscapes. How do you earn top grades for a patio project? Incorporating a water slide...
sensor-based irrigation

Irrigating Urban Sites

Smart Irrigation:   Sensor-based smart irrigation solves the challenges at 9/11 Memorial Plaza. Water has entered a new era where it is no longer economically, socially, or...
Turf June 2022 Issue

Turf June 2022 Issue

Editor's Letter: June 2022 Issue Not A Drop To Drink I could fill this Editor’s Letter with scary statistics about water shortages and drought, but unless...
ProMedica

ProMedica HQ: Corporate Campus To Community

Toledo-based ProMedica extends its outdoor spaces to adjacent city park. Ohio-based healthcare system ProMedica’s approximately 1,000 employees are now working at a new corporate campus...
Landmark Landscapes

Lakeside Living Space

Landmark Landscapes is a family owned and operated, full-service landscaping company based in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin. Founded 32 years ago around a passion to...
UTVs

UTVs: Equipment To Build Business

Utility vehicles are a growing product category for many segments of the industry, and can provide landscape contractors and facility managers with a versatile...
retaining walls

Drainage & Retaining Walls

Retaining walls are useful structures that form a transition between areas of different elevation. Retaining walls allow steep, unusable slopes to be avoided. A...
Hardscape Trends For Outdoor Living

Hardscape Trends For Outdoor Living

As homeowners embraced outdoor living during the COVID-19 pandemic, they prioritized functional outdoor spaces to relax, work, and spend time with family. And, according...
Tilly

Outsourcing The Design of Design-Build

For lawn care and landscape professionals, making the transition to offer design-build services can be intimidating — especially so if no one on your...
Permeable interlocking concrete pavement (PICP)

Prevent Permeable Pavement Clogging

An opportunity for landscape contractors, millions of square feet of permeable interlocking concrete pavement (PICP) need maintenance.
outdoor projects

Design-Build Thrived In 2020. Will It Continue?

It’s not news that COVID-19 has people spending more time outdoors, and it put a renewed emphasis on outdoor projects in 2020. Not only...
Turf DesignBuild

Turf DesignBuild: From Concept To Completion

Turf DesignBuild: From Concept To Completion Spring 2021 • Volume 14 • Number 1 FEATURES COVID’s Effect On Design-Build | Outdoor projects thrived in 2020. Will the...
Construction Equipment

Construction Equipment That Maxes User-Friendliness

If an industry-wide landscaping labor shortage wasn’t enough of a problem, add the cost and difficulty of recruiting seasonal employees. These are primary reasons...
stormwater management

Elevating Stormwater Management

There has been a generational shift in the way our communities perceive, understand, and value the benefits of stormwater management. Gone are the days...
landscape lighting

Landscape Lighting Design: Bright Ideas

Today, landscape lighting is no longer optional in most yards. With the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic cancelling travel plans this year, many have invested those...
landscape design software

Software For Design Services

Every design/build project is unique, but there are always common denominators. These are the elements that landscape contractors providing this service should have precise...
Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Lawn alternatives for water management, eco-benefit, and beauty.

Bartlett Finds Successful Treatments For Beech Leaf Disease

Bartlett researchers have found two successful treatments for Beech Leaf Disease, or BLD. They include a foliar application program for small trees and a root flare injection for large trees.

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Desert Foothills Landscape

Desert Decadence In An Arizona Landscape Design

Even in the extreme heat conditions of Southern Arizona, Desert Foothills Landscape designed and installed a stunning, functional landscape while also being water and climate conscious.

A Preview Of Hardscape North America 2024

New speakers, a new Hardscape Construction Roundtable, an expanded estimating session, and more are planned at Hardscape North America 2024.
Hilltip SnowStriker

Hilltip Brings Line Of SnowStriker ™ Snowplows To North America

Hilltip's SnowStriker™ snowplows compatible with half-ton pickups, SUVs, UTVs, tractors, and loaders, have come to North America.
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.