Business Management Technology

GPS tracking for Landscaping Company GPS tracking is a great tool. I started out buying a little magnetic battery powered GPS receiver on one truck, which would record data on an SD memory card and I would put it into the computer later. Before using time tracking software, this was great to see how long […]

direct mail conversion rates

according to SA, we got 32 total clients/leads from source: direct mail in 2015. 18 of these leads were converted to clients so thats 56% win rate on these estimates from direct mail .02% response rate (32 leads out of 15000 sent) $5000 was spent on mail which means: $156 per lead and $278 per […]

Importance of enforcing rules

A major lesson I learned this year- the importance of enforcing rules and policies you set. When our trailblazer came and visited us, he kept mentioning suggestions on how to do things better. He would say something like, “you should really have the guys lock their trailers at night” or “they shouldn’t be stopping for […]

Shop Equipment & Equipment Maintenance

Shop Equipment To properly service your landscaping equipment, you will need the proper tools. Below is a list of the equipment we have in our shop and what it is used for. Properly maintaining your equipment on a regular basis is essential to keep your equipment in top notch running condition, and avoid costly repairs […]

Commercial Maintenance Equipment

Currently, for each crew, we provide three different lawn mowers: 1) Primary mower Each crew has a primary mower which is a 52″ hydro Ferris. The favorites are the 52″ walk behinds (pictured above). We also have a Ferris 52″ ride on mower but the quality of cut isn’t as good. We have also used […]