July 1 2006
As president of NatureScape Lawn and Landscape Care, Todd Furry isn’t merely a successful landscape professional. With thirteen locations in five Midwest states, he’s also a very savvy businessman. A ...
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July 1 2006
One of the hallmarks of a quality landscape installation is that it looks fabulous when you first put it in and only gets better with time. The neat and tidy beds of a brand new landscape almost always ...
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June 1 2006
As golf’s popularity explodes, thanks in no small part to “superstar” players like Tiger Woods, more and more golfers are realizing that they’d love the convenience and luxury of ...
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May 1 2006
W. D. Wells & Associates, Inc. has served many clients in their more than thirty years in business as a design/build landscape contractor in West Grove, Pennsylvania. Renovating landscapes is part of the ...
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April 1 2006
What does it take to keep a successful landscape design and construction business going and growing for more than twenty years? For Katz, this enthusiasm stems from the joy that comes from doing ...
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March 1 2006
You know the feeling. You?re driving down the road and catch a glimpse of a landscape that practically reaches out and grabs you. You just have to do a double take ...
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Feb. 1 2006
You have some choices. You can go back to the office and carve out time from your already overloaded schedule to work on the revisions by hand, prepare a new estimate, and drive out to your clients home ...
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Jan. 1 2006
When clients step into Scott Cohen’s office, they get a small taste of what’s in store for them if they choose his company to design and install their landscape. Cohen knows that excellence ...
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Nov. 2 2005
There was a time when building landscapes was really back-breaking work. The main reason why it was hard work is because there was very little equipment that was made to do the job; therefore, almost everything ...
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Sept. 1 2005
When Bill Butler and his wife returned to work after lunching together in their Palm Coast Florida home, they had no idea that they would never set foot in their house again. When Bill Butler and ...
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Sept. 1 2005
When it comes to the tasks that befall the landscape contractor, none may be as thankless as trenching ...
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Aug. 1 2005
It shouldn’t have to be so hard, but for some reason it is. You land a great landscape maintenance job, one that will keep ...
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Aug. 1 2005
In a world where everything seems to be super-sized, and the bigger-is-better mantra is shouted from the highest ...
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Aug. 1 2005
Can you remember when the only edger that was available was a long wooden handle with a metal round blade on the bottom? You would place the blade ...
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June 1 2005
Decorative concrete curbing is coming soon to a neighborhood near you! And when it does, it will be in high demand as the edging of choice in commercial and residential landscaping. That has already happened ...
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June 1 2005
You’ve done everything right. Watering schedules are providing optimum coverage with maximum efficiency. You fertilize the turf on a regular basis; its green, lush sheen is a testament to your tenacity
Jan. 1 2005
When it comes to new technologies, today’s innovation is often tomorrow’s scrapheap. For that very reason, some landscape contractors are reluctant to embrace hi-tech devices such as landscape ...
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Jan. 1 2005
If you ask most landscape contractors what keeps them interested in their profession, chances are they’ll tell you they have a strong desire to work with their hands, to create, and to design ...
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Dec. 1 2004
What is one piece of equipment that you can buy for your business to help you grow your company, cut your costs, satisfy your customers, enhance your community image, and do your part for the environment ...
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Dec. 1 2004
The selection of power equipment on the market for today’s landscape contractor is staggering. There’s equipment available for just about every job, and the options can be overwhelming ...
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