Landscape Today.Net Weekly US Weather Outlook for week of February 8th

Fair weather hangs on the far west for a little longer, cold with rain/snow/ice for the central, east and southeast over the next week. See my video weather update here:

Landscape Industry Weather Outlook, February 2

Here is the latest Long Range Weather Outlook from DayWeather's Don Day Jr.  Big cold coming for the central and east next week. See my video highlights here.

LED Christmas Lights

Christmas – A Great Time To Remind People of LED Virtues

The green industry has worked hard the past few years to promote LED lighting installs and retrofits over older lighting technologies.  Why?  Because as an industry, we know the economic and environmental advantages of LED lighting...and it is the right thing to do. Guess what other industry is sharing in our mission?  Yep, Christmas lighting! So when this Statista post hit the inbox...had to share. The difference between LED and incandescent Christmas light costs are staggering.  Not big numbers mind you, but [...]

Core Logic 2016 Economic Outlook Video

CoreLogic Economic Outlook…

As 2015 winds down and many start to prepare for 2016, the forecasting methods and crystal balls will be dusted off. Overall, people say 2015 has been a good year and 2016 holds similar promise. One key driver and indicator according to many contractors is the housing market which has been good this year and will hopefully continue in the coming year. In this video, Frank Nothaft, Chief Economist of CoreLogic, helps to take a little of the guess work out. He covers both the [...]

Landscape Industry Weather Outlook Through December 17th

A change in the jetstream is coming up to bring more wet weather to the country's heartland. Big winter weather in the Pacific Northwest and the California Sierra's should see some significant snow to help California's drought situation. Big weather changes expected after December 11th.