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  • FX Luminaire releases LF wall light

    May 24, 2017By

    FX Luminaire released its new LF LED wall light, featuring ZDC Technology. With this technology, users can add up to 30,000 colors to the LED wall light. The low profile, soft color and muted tone of the LF allow it to accent hardscapes without drawing attention to the fixture. The proximity of the fixture to the hardscape allows the light... read more

    John Deere unveils new high-capacity bucket

    May 18, 2017By

    John Deere is expanding its lineup of Worksite Pro attachments with the addition of its new 90-inch Light Material High-Capacity Bucket. Designed for use with the G-Series skid-steers and compact track loaders (CTLs), the bucket features a high back for maximum capacity to cut through piles of snow, mulch or other light materials in large quantities. “Customer feedback to the... read more

    What to know before purchasing compact construction equipment

    May 12, 2017By

    Landscape contractors share their approaches to purchasing compact construction equipment and attachments. When a job calls for some heavy lifting or digging, it’s time to crank up the compact equipment and connect the attachments. But before landscape contractors can dig into their next projects, they’ve got to make sure they have the right machines for the job their companies’ needs.... read more

    DynaScape to host productivity webinar series

    May 10, 2017By

    DynaScape will host a free, three-part webinar series titled “15 Surefire Ways to Boost Productivity.” The webinar series will focus on topics such as creating a landscape plan for presentation, developing a plant picture catalog, the importance of an internal communication system, how to track sales and more. The full schedule of webinars includes: 5 design tools for increased productivity May 11 |... read more

    Volt releases new path and area light

    May 3, 2017By

    Volt Lighting, a factory-direct manufacturer of landscape lighting products, released the Coachman LED path and area light, the company’s latest Estate Series light. This post light features an LED candle in a traditional lantern. In addition, it provides general glare-free area illumination from a second, hidden light source. Volt wanted to accomplish two goals with this new light, the company said.... read more

    To fee or not to fee?

    May 1, 2017By

    Design fee proposals aren’t created equally. Here’s one design expert’s approach. I’m still amazed when I get pushback from landscape designers and contractors about design fees. They either won’t charge a design fee because their competitors don’t, don’t want to lose the installation over a design fee, lack the confidence to charge a design fee or all of the above.... read more