TAG: YardBook

Efficiency Tip: A tool for bootstrappers

August 4, 2017By
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1-R Landscaping in Belvidere, N.J., is only in its first season using Yardbook, a landscaping business software, but it already has changed the way the two-man company operates. “We started using it during the snow season mostly to accept credit cards,” owner Andrew Rudd says. “Now, we use it for all invoicing, we do routing off of it for mowing,... read more

Notable software programs for green industry businesses

November 15, 2014By

As part of the November 2014 cover story “Cracking the code,” LM compiled a list of notable software programs for green industry business, presented in the table below. The original version of this table, which ran in print, comprised 46 programs. (Download a PDF here.) This online version lists more programs, per reader input and additional reporting. Know of a software we missed? Leave... read more

Cracking the code

November 7, 2014By

Call it as time consuming as eyeing a needle in a haystack, as frustrating as solving a Rubik’s Cube or as confusing as writing your own code. No matter the adage, searching for software is hard. The green industry is teeming with options—whether they’re written specifically for landscaping firms or not. Yet, fewer than 10 percent of landscape professionals are... read more