February 2018



Take a stand

Adding a stand-on mower to your fleet can add to your productivity and keep your crews comfortable.


Drop by drop

They may not look like much from the surface, but these drip irrigation products will keep lawns healthy and green.


Hire the best

Recruitment expert Larry Fish shares his tips for finding and keeping staff you can count on.

Hardscape Profit Builder

Show it off

Kevin Wilkerson built himself a backyard oasis that also serves as a showroom.

Good flow

A large water feature makes a splash as the focus of one Atlanta homeowner’s redesigned backyard.

Heavy lifting

These tractor loader backhoes can perform big tasks in even the smallest spaces.

Turnaround Tour

Back on the road

Lawn & Landscape has once again partnered with the Harvest Group to chronicle three companies on the Turnaround Tour.

Eyes on a million

A career change after 9/11 has Gabe Lobato going from a struggling landscaper to one who wants to get past the $1-million mark.

Fresh perspective

Michael Mould and Tiffany Tucker have experienced rapid growth since acquiring New Visions two years ago, and now need to control that growth before they burn out.

Return to glory

Outdoor Expressions PA was once a multimillion-dollar company in Pennsylvania, and the new owners want to head in that direction once again.


Spring Prep Playbook

Stop the spread

Arm your crews with the knowledge they need to win the battle against threats this spring.

Good to know: Training 101

Prepare for the season by hitting on critical training topics – and making sure your team takes their knowledge to the field.

Keep it clean

Regular maintenance keeps equipment clean and clear of dirt and debris so applications go smoothly.