Lawn & Landscape
Is Your Lawncare and Landscape Business Scalable?
When you started your landscaping or lawncare business you might have had big dreams. Could you become the leading business in your city, region, or even state? That depends on whether or not your business is scalable. Scalability is its ability to see increasing returns, including sales and revenue, as it grows. Most businesses have…Read More
How to Win Commercial Snow Removal Bids
Working in the field requires an entirely different set of rules than any other industry, specifically when it comes to winning jobs through bids. In snow removal, winning commercial bids is crucial to the success of a business. These are the big jobs that bring inconsistent cash flow throughout the winter season. Arborgold develops software…Read More
Why is Estimating Important to Landscape Construction?
Landscaping companies are a unique breed in their need to accumulate clients in the field. Some come by way of word of mouth and advertising, others come through bids. In either case, accurate estimates are essential to a successful landscaping business. Estimates tell your customers what you are worth. At Arborgold, we design software specifically…Read More
Services Lawn Care Companies Should Offer in the Off-Season
In some states, lawn care is an ongoing process from Fall to Summer. In other states, however, four distinct seasons make it difficult to maintain income on landscaping alone. When the cold weather hits, there are a variety of other services to offer to your customers to keep your company thriving. At Arborgold, we design…Read More
7 Ways To Maximize Productivity With Lawn Care Business Software
The lawn care and landscaping industry is unique in form and service. No two businesses are alike, but lawn care is unique in that employees work from the field, rather than an office space. This business model calls for bespoke software tailored to the needs of each individual business. At Arborgold, we specialize in lawn…Read More
Can You Run A Landscaping Business Out of Your Home?
Landscaping and gardening are two different things, but for some DIY’ers, doing into business for both may not be such a bad idea. At Arborgold, we specialize in providing the tools and support for businesses in the landscaping, pest control, snow removal, and lawn care industry. Working in such a niche field, we often receive…Read More
How to Stay In Compliance With State Chemical Reporting Rules
It’s no secret that chemical use is a part of any successful landscaping protocol. Whether it’s pesticides, herbicides, insecticides, fertilizers, wetting agents or others, chemicals are usually part of the process. It’s also no secret that many chemicals can have a negative effect on the environment and on human health in certain situations. That’s why…Read More
How to Manage Your Landscaping Company’s Reputation
Managing your Service Business Reputation One of the primary considerations for many people when choosing a landscaping company is its reputation in the community. Pricing is usually a factor to some degree and things like the range of services play a role, but having a solid reputation for honesty and high-quality work is paramount. In…Read More
How To Manage Recurring Services With Landscape Business Software
If you own or operate a successful landscaping business, you know that recurring services make up a good portion of your bottom line at the end of the year. Much like a monthly membership, recurring landscape services enable you to scale your business while adding financial stability at the same time. Of course, having a…Read More
How to Keep Lawn Care Customers Happy & Increase Customer Retention
Many marketing experts state that the cost of acquiring a new customer can be as much as five times higher than the cost of retaining an existing customer. When you factor in all of the variables, including the time it would take for a new customer to become profitable for your landscape business, this number…Read More