Tag: Customer Service

Plowing Contract

Create A Plowing Contract That Covers Snowfall Uncertainty

A plowing contract that includes a “Readiness Fee” creates a win-win for contractors and clients by supporting business continuity, safety, and operational efficiency.
Landscape Damage For Insurance Claims

Documenting Landscape Damage For Insurance Claims

When there’s loss, landscape insurance claims can be particularly difficult to navigate for both adjusters and claimants.
Meticulous Landscapes

The Yardstick: Q&A With Tim Fox, Meticulous Landscapes

The owner of Meticulous Landscapes in Indiana talks about his journey from sole laborer at age 45 to creation of a winning team.
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...
CRM Software

Which CRM Software Is Right For Your Landscape Business?

With so many customer relationship management (CRM) software choices on the market, choosing the right one can be quite overwhelming. As a lawn care or...
5-paw

5-Paw Status Awarded By KIOTI To Top Performing Dealers

KIOTI Tractor recently honored 89 dealers across the U.S. and Canada who achieved 5-Paw status through the Dealer Excellence Program. The program is the...
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...
Turf Fall 2021 Issue

Turf Winter 2021 Issue

Editor's Letter: Raise Your Glass "At the end of each landscaping season most owners are either raising their glasses or scratching their heads,” writes Josh...
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.
BrightView Maintenance

BrightView Landscapes Lauded For Customer Engagement Commitment

BrightView Landscapes Services (BVLS) and BrightView Landscape Design (BVLD) have been welcomed to the National Business Research Institute (NBRI) Circle of Excellence. The NBRI...
tree care

Preventative Tree Care For Long-Term Health

You never want to leave money on the table—no matter what type of business you operate. But when arborists or tree care professionals leave...
customer service

Remote Strategies To Keep Business Moving

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we work for the foreseeable future, and the lawn and landscape industry is no exception. Lawn and landscape...
Real Green Systems

Real Green Systems Adds Prospect Smart Feature To CRM Software

Real Green Systems, a software company that began as a lawn care company in 1984, recently announced its Prospect Smart™️ — an integrated marketing...
golf courses

At Desert Mountain, The Grass Truly Is Greener

With seven golf courses to choose from, the members of Desert Mountain—the exclusive Scottsdale, AZ luxury community and private club—are never at a loss...
lawn care

Jobber Offers Financing, Instant Payouts To Lawn Care Owners

Jobber, a leading provider of home service management software, is offering an expanded partnership with technology platform Stripe to offer flexible financing and instant...
National Aerate Your Lawn Day

RYAN Announces “National Aerate Your Lawn Day” Campaign

RYAN® has announced its National Aerate Your Lawn Day campaign for 2020. The “holiday”—falling on September 19—gives lawn care professionals resources and a reminder...
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...
hardscape maintenance

Business Management: Hardscape Maintenance

Randy Bianchi, a hardscape maintenance technician with Bahler Brothers, shares a how-to guide of practices and products for these jobs.
spring tree services

Tree Services Feature: Spring Tree Care Checklist

The spring season puts the lawn care business in full swing. As you gear up for this new season, remember that customers will also...
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

Arbor Day: Canopy Report Reveals America’s Favorite Tree & More

On this Arbor Day 2024, did you know that If trees could talk, Americans would want them to sound like Morgan Freeman? This and more serious statistics can be found in the "The Canopy Report," a new consumer report on how America sees trees by The Arbor Day Foundation.

Featured Videos

[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.
Green Roof Installation

Green Roof Installation

Why limit your landscaping services? Take them to greater heights.
Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Landscape design, Nature, and recreation all meet in this stunning and fun eco-alternative.
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.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.