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Payton is a freelance writer with eight years of experience writing about the landscape industry.

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Case study: A fundamental idea Posted on 04 Aug 2017 in the 0817 & Current Issue categories.

One landscape company builds its culture by communicating company values consistently. While Heads Up Landscape Contractors (HULC) —a full-service landscaping company providing design, construction, irrigation and grounds maintenance in Albuquerque,... Read more»

Case Study: Benefits of offering porter services Posted on 11 Jul 2017 in the 0717 categories.

Offering porter services has allowed one company to play point for its commercial maintenance accounts. A desire to “dominate the site” led Greenscape, based in Holly Springs, N.C., to begin... Read more»

Case study: Portable party Posted on 14 Jun 2017 in the 0617 & Featured categories.

With its towable event trailer, one landscape company’s staff can entertain clients anywhere. Having seen event trailers in action at some Arizona Cardinals football games, John Garigen and Robert Clinkenbeard,... Read more»

One company puts a new spin on safety training Posted on 22 May 2017 in the 0517 & Featured categories.

LandCare’s Spring Safety & Equipment Rodeos kick off the season well. There are many ways to train your team—some more impactful than others. For LandCare, a Frederick, Md.-based national landscaping... Read more»

Diversifying with demo work Posted on 10 May 2017 in the 0417 categories.

One landscape company found new work amid the foreclosure crisis. In 2008, the economic downturn left many landscape business owners wondering if they would survive. As businesses and homeowners cut... Read more»

Case Study: Appreciation celebration Posted on 15 Mar 2017 in the 0317 categories.

Why one landscape company turned a one-time thing into a monthly event. What started as a one-time celebration to reward the team for a job well done has turned into... Read more»