Tag: pricing

work-life balance

Work-Life Balancing Act

Whatever the season, lawn care and landscape pros are busy with one aspect or another of business and operations. This past summer, Turf spoke...
lawn care pricing

Lawn Care Pricing & Profit

After a hectic and decidedly unexpected 2020, looking ahead toward spring 2021 brings two key questions: How will COVID-19 affect lawn care pricing? Should...
securing customers

Fly-By-Night Guys Aren’t Taking Your Business

By Jake Hundley From the Spring 2019 Issue Does this sound familiar? “Hey John, we won’t be continuing lawn services with you. We’ve found someone that...
selling landscape services

Looking To Increase Your Rates?

By Andrew Duncan From the Spring 2019 Issue One of the most common complaints I hear from business owners in the landscape field is that labor...
Pricing Strategies

Should You Raise Prices Or Not? Do Both!

One of the questions owners of green industry service companies ask themselves every year is: “Should I raise or lower my prices?” Obviously, when the...
Pricing Strategies

3 Landscapers Share Strategies For Pricing Mowing Jobs

How companies in three revenue tiers price their mowing jobs.

Like a Boss: Proving to Clients Your Company is Worth the Cost

An ongoing effort to demonstrate their value allows this Pennsylvania-based tree and lawn care company to charge more.
commercial snow plow parking lot

Pricing Differences For Every Account

Sometimes clients can be just as fickle as the weather. And just as every storm is different, so are the needs of every customer....
Name Your Price

Pricing Snow Services For Profit

There are many ways to charge for snow services, but they all require knowing your costs.
New Year, New Rates: Are You Charging More in 2017?

New Year, New Rates: Are You Charging More in 2017?

Competitive pricing is always a hot topic for landscape pros.

Pros And Cons of Announcing Price Increases

How to break the news to customers about price increases resulting from rising costs to run your business.
Nathan Helder

Like a Boss: Getting Financials in Order

One business owner says his only regret in hiring someone to handle finances was that he hadn’t done it sooner.
How to Make Mulching Work For You

How to Make Mulching Work For You

Three of the industry’s top mulching businesses share their strategies for building a successful and profitable mulch service.
Scott Bierman

Like a Boss: Getting a Grasp on Profitable Bidding

Profitable bidding comes down to knowing your numbers.
Rich Cording Sr., and Rich Cording Jr.

Like a Boss: Overcoming Proposal Pushbacks

A landscape business owner finds that reworking his proposals has led to more sales.

Like a Boss: How to Overcome Price Objection

Superior customer service helps this business owner show clients the value for the cost.
Increase Your Irrigation Flow

Commercial Irrigation Project Challenges to Prepare For

Looking to take on bigger irrigation jobs? Prepare your paperwork, pricing and people to properly tackle the task.

Landscape Business Budgeting Guide

Tips on how to make the most of your money.
crew member from Tendercare Lawn and Landscape, Inc.

Like a Boss: Solving a Cash Flow Problem

This Kansas-based company offers some smart solutions to keep cash flowing.
Making Payroll

Are You Worried About Making Payroll?

Many landscape contractors have worried about making payroll. Here are some ways to avoid this tough situation.
pests Spotted Lanternfly

Top Areas For Spotted Lanternflies During Summer 2024

TruGreen has announced its annual study identifying the top U.S. areas the invasive spotted lanternfly likes to call home.
Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

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

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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.
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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.