August 2019


Cover Story

Grow what you know

At K&D Landscaping, reinvesting in the residential design/build market has led to big jobs and even bigger growth.


Constant connection

Crew communication technology can’t replace face-to-face communication, but it can keep your employees up to date.

Snow and Ice Report

Backstage Pass

All access

From onboarding to quality control, Park West fills us in on what makes this West Coast commercial company a landscaping giant.


Not just a service

Experience as both the buyer and the seller helps Kelly Ann Vickers know what a property manager really wants from landscapers.

Hiring more than hands

Mike Andes believes trusting employees to use their heads is a critical part of building company culture.

Empowering baby boomers

Baby boomers have a lot of knowledge, but enticing them to share that knowledge can be a challenge.

A safer industry

Through his two-part OSHA certification course, Sam Steel hopes to shed some light on areas the industry can use some improvement.