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Winter Landscaping Mistakes

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on Nov 1, 2016 10:35:46 AM

 

With fall waning and winter on the horizon, it might seem like a great time to put away your landscaping tools until spring. Not so fast. 

While your thoughts may be turning to the holiday season and well-deserved time with your family, there is still plenty of lawn and landscaping work to be done – both for your own clients and around your home. Making sure that the lawn and garden are prepared for a strong spring means avoiding some of these winter landscaping mistakes.

 

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Topics: Insider, lanscaping, maintenance, winter landscaping

4 Things Your Clients Need to Know to Prepare for Fall

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on Oct 4, 2016 8:00:00 AM

With summer behind us and fall near, it can be easy to relax a bit when it comes to lawn care. The fall is actually a time when lawns need plenty of care because the grass is absorbing moisture, energy, and nutrients in preparation for the long winter ahead. Here are some things to remember as you get ready for fall lawn care.

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Topics: lanscaping, grass, maintenance

Fall: A Great Time to Plant Trees & Shrubs

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on Sep 22, 2016 8:00:00 AM


Leaves may be falling, but it would surprise some people to learn that autumn is an excellent time to plant trees and shrubs. Installing larger plants is an excellent way to bolster your business this time of year. Let’s explore the benefits and best practices of utilizing this beautiful season.

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Topics: lanscaping, trees

How To Prepare Your Business For The Off Season

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on Sep 20, 2016 9:00:00 AM


When you’re coming off a hot summer of hard work, preparing for fall might be the last thing on your mind. But a good landscaper knows that there is no off-season. As the kids go back to school and football returns to television, let’s look at some of the ways you can take care of your business and continue to serve your clients.

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Topics: lanscaping, business

3 Ways to Advertise your Landscaping Business in the Digital Age

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on Sep 15, 2016 9:00:00 AM

The internet has brought with it a new way to reach both customers and potential customers. We’re in a new era where small businesses can reach a wide audience. How can you best take advantage of the internet to advertise your landscaping business?

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Topics: lanscaping, business, advertising

Importance of Soil Conditions and How to Improve Them

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on Jun 12, 2016 8:00:00 AM

 

You're always looking for ways to give your clients the best lawn possible, and that it all starts with a good foundation. Starting with a good foundation means having great soil, which is key to growing and maintaining a healthy lawn.

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Topics: lanscaping, grass, maintenance

Water Rates

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on May 17, 2016 2:30:00 PM

 

As a landscaper, you know how important water is to everything you do. But you also understand your customers' concerns when it comes to rising water bills. It's an issue you face both in your own home and business. Moreover, surging water rates show no sign of slowing down.

A recent study showed that residential water service 30 major cities across the United States rose by six percent in 2015, continuing a trend of recent years. While the actual percentage increase was smaller when compared to other year-to-year changes, it rose faster than the cost of nearly every other household staple, the study showed. It focused on families using 150 gallons a day and 50 gallons per person.

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Topics: lanscaping, grass, saving water

The Importance of an Elevator Pitch

Posted by AquaSmart PRO on May 10, 2016 12:30:00 PM
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Topics: lanscaping, business