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Abby Hart is the managing editor of Landscape Management. A native Clevelander, she spent 10 years in Chicago, where she was operations manager of a global hospitality consultancy. She also worked as managing editor of Illumine, a health and wellness magazine; and a marketing specialist for B2B publications. Abby has a degree in journalism from Boston University’s College of Communication.

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Hardscape Solutions: Creating a stellar sportsplex Posted on 18 Sep 2019 in the 0919 & Current Issue & Design/Build+Installation & Hardscape Solutions categories.

The photos and story behind Landscape Techniques tackled a project involving a sportsplex in their clients' neighbors' old property. Read more»

Hardscape Solutions: Updated but timeless Posted on 10 Sep 2019 in the 0819 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured categories.

Location: Cleveland Heights, Ohio Company: Exscape Designs The design intent was to create an updated landscape and entertainment area that reflected the traditional architecture of this 1920s-era home. Exscape helped... Read more»

One landscape company’s climb back to the top Posted on 09 Sep 2019 in the 0819 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured categories.

Todd and Kurt LaButte, like many in the landscape industry, started young with a couple of push mowers, mowing neighbors’ lawns. Todd, being the older of the LaButte brothers (he... Read more»

Design software: What’s new and what’s next Posted on 19 Aug 2019 in the 0719 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured categories.

How design software is helping contractors and designers sell work, and a look at what’s next for landscape design technology Read more»

How to use compact, mini excavators to get the job done Posted on 02 Aug 2019 in the 0719 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured categories.

Mini but mighty: Landscape contractors are making use of compact and mini excavators in a variety of new applications Read more»

11 best practices for maintaining construction equipment Posted on 31 Jul 2019 in the 0719 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured categories.

A well-oiled machine: Experts share their best practices for construction equipment maintenance. Read more»