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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.

Posts by Abby Hart

Spray away Posted on 14 Jan 2020 in the 0120 & Current Issue & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

Five years ago, Andrew Hoffman, owner of Hoffman’s Lawn & Fertilization, got tired of using a push spreader and a spray reel on lawns in his hometown of Delaware, Ohio.... Read more»

The scoop on skid-steers Posted on 14 Jan 2020 in the 0120 & Current Issue & Design/Build+Installation categories.

When it comes to landscape construction equipment, contractors look to get the most out of their machines, making skid-steer loaders (SSLs) a popular purchase. Skid-steers are a common choice for... Read more»

Hardscape Solutions: A perfect match Posted on 14 Jan 2020 in the 0120 & Current Issue & Design/Build+Installation & Hardscape Solutions categories.

Company: Plants Creative Landscapes Location: Atlanta The homeowners discussed investing in a second home, a retreat outside of the city to provide opportunity for connection and relaxation. However, upon meeting... Read more»

Saws that get the job done Posted on 10 Jan 2020 in the 0120 & Current Issue & Design/Build+Installation categories.

Landscape construction contractors need powerful tools that can handle a variety of cutting jobs. Jeff Cartwright, owner of Cartwright Landscaping, based in Henrico, Va., has a few saws that he... Read more»

Hardscape Solutions: Creating a stellar sportsplex Posted on 02 Oct 2019 in the 0919 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured & 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»