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Mulch: Bagged vs Bulk

It would be a rare situation for me to ever install bulk mulch again. First, I have to go get it or have it delivered. After picking it up in my trailer, it falls between the trailer slats and blowing off as I travel.   More
Saturday, November 1, 2003

Hand Held Power Tools

Quite possibly, the least expensive pieces of all the essentials that ride in your vans, trucks or trailers are hand-held outdoor power tools.    More
Wednesday, October 1, 2003

Creating A Colorful Landscape

In a world that is becoming more and more homogenized, color can create a powerful statement. Our eyes are naturally drawn to color...    More
Saturday, March 1, 2003

Little Excavators Do Big Work

Really, theres nothing wrong with shovels and mattocks. If you have to move earth, then good old-fashioned manual labor is one sure-fire way to get it done.    More
Wednesday, January 1, 2003 Phillip Meeks

Hand Power Tools

The old clich time is money, is not lost on the labor-intensive landscaping industry. Company owners and managers understand the need to get the job done, and done well, then get the equipment back on the truck and move on to the next job.    More
Sunday, December 1, 2002 Terri Hughes-Lazzell

Fall Maintenance: Undertaking Overseeding

It’s fall and that means it’s time to overseed bermudagrass in the South and Southwest. The main reason for overseeding, of course, is to provide your...   More
Tuesday, October 1, 2002

An Olympic-Sized Feat

American Landscape came to Salt Lake City in 1998 at the invitation of the Mormon Church to complete the landscaping for the $50    More
Tuesday, October 1, 2002

Wildfires and Landscaping

At 10:00 p.m., fiery red images flash in the center of your living room. The anchorwoman reports thirty percent containment, even though that percentage was 85 percent yesterday.    More
Sunday, September 1, 2002 Phillip Meeks

Stealth Tools Pack Power

When the hand-held power tool side of a company blends into the background, then these tools are fulfilling their purpose well.   More
Thursday, August 1, 2002 Phillip Meeks

Bowled Over By Boulders

Boulders, rocks and artificial stone can add a tremendous sense of power to a landscape. An interesting grouping of rocks and stones...    More
Saturday, June 1, 2002 Phillip Britt