GIE+EXPO Changes Name After Fourteen Years
Big changes are coming to one of the country's most popular trade shows.
If You See White Stuff on Your Mulch, This is What it Means
Don't let the icky appearance deceive you—that white stuff on mulch can be beneficial to your landscape.
5 Things I Wish I Would Have Known as a Rookie Landscaper
We talked to a landscaping veteran to find out the five main things he wishes he would have known on...
Yard Safety Tips for Commonly Used Equipment
Injuries can occur if the right safety precautions aren't adhered to while using lawn and garden equipment. Here are simple...
Department of Labor Withdraws Proposed Independent Contractor Rule
A controversial new labor rule has been withdrawn from consideration. But what comes next?
Green Industry Expo to Return In-Person This Fall
After a year of virtual trade shows, the GIE+EXPO returns to its normal format this October.
How to Split Hostas
Splitting hostas will make for a healthier plant and will propagate new plants. Here's when, and how, you split hostas.
The Benefits of Planting Hostas
Hostas boast vibrant foliage, are drought tolerant and grow practically anywhere. But those aren't their only benefits.
The Home Depot Sponsors ‘Signing Day’ for Trade School Students
The home improvement center teams up with SkillsUSA to celebrate high school graduates entering careers in the trades.
NALP Launches Climate Change Campaign for National Lawn Care Month
Taking care of the environment starts with taking care of your lawn.
10 Things To Do When You Have Contractor Problems
There's nothing quite like a home renovation that's firing on all cylinders. It's easy to get excited when your contractor...
Crucial Differences Between Licensed & Unlicensed Contractors
Choosing an unlicensed contractor comes with legal liabilities for the homeowner.
Construction Industry Still Struggling With Skilled Labor Shortage
New analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows construction firms still have trouble finding and hiring skilled laborers...
5 Tips for Cleaning and Maintaining Your Landscaping Tools
We got advice from the owner of a landscape company on how to keep gear and tools running at optimal...
When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?
Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.
How to Become a Great Landscaper
People interested in entering the landscaping industry have many options. Your particular path depends on what you'd like to do.
5 Best Resources for Women in Skilled Trades
Succeeding as a woman in a historically male-centric industry is no small task. Here are some of the best resources...
NALP’s Young Professionals Network Forms Exclusive Partnership With STIHL
STIHL and the National Association of Landscaping Professionals are joining forces to create a strong network for young professionals in...
National Worker’s Group Criticizes OSHA’s COVID-19 Safety Standards
The National Council for Occupational Safety and Health is not happy with how the federal government has handled worker safety...
NALP Announces Virtual Networking Event for Landscapers
ENGAGE is a new educational event focused on connecting landscaping professionals when they can't meet in person.