In today’s technology filled world the only way to get ahead is to jump on the techno band wagon. As a landscaper perhaps advanced technology doesn’t seem like an everyday tool. You may ask; Who needs a smart phone to mow a lawn? However, there are some really great business apps out there that may save you a lot of time! Check these out a few of our favorites:Read More
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Landscaping is hard work - there are so many aspects to the job that center on the ability to create someone else's perfect greenery. Here are four of the best apps that landscapers can use to "work smarter, not harder".Read More
With the return of spring comes the return of some of our favorite things: sunshine, daffodils, warm breezes, and blue skies. Unfortunately for the North East, it can also mean the return of the dreaded gypsy moth. According to the Boston Globe, “environmental officials are predicting widespread defoliation from gypsy moths again in 2017…[and] forest health specialists are advising people to hire certified arborists or someone licensed to apply… pesticides to bring the population back down to manageable levels.”Read More
April is National Pest Management Month
April is National Pest Management Month, a public observance celebrated for nearly 40 years by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) to acknowledge the role pest professionals play in protecting public health and property from significant pest threats.Read More
One of the biggest industries we serve is the pest control industry. According to the report “A Strategic Analysis of the U.S. Structural Pest Control Industry” from Specialty Consultants, and published in Pest Control Technology, the professional pest control industry generated an estimated $7.8 billion in total service revenue in 2015, a 4.7 percent increase from the $7.4 billion measured in 2014. It's expected to grow to $10 billion in service revenue in 2020.Read More
An Overview of the Spray Equipment Market
Spray equipment is used by many different businesses in various industries from roof cleaners to small farms and nurseries. In addition, some main sprayer components such as pumps and spray hose, can be used by a wide audience with little to do with the spray industry.Read More
Backpack sprayers are an essential piece of equipment used throughout the spray industry. Numerous backpack sprayers are currently available, allowing spray applicators many options. These are some of the models that stand out from the crowd.Read More
Nozzles may be small, but they play a critical role in the application of chemicals. Selecting the proper size and type of nozzle is an essential step to determine the amount of spray applied to an area. Use the wrong nozzle, and you may over or under spray the solution which will result in an ineffective application.
A few questions that will help you make the best nozzle selection for your particular application include:
1. What's your application type? (i.e., agricultural, pest control, lawn & landscape, etc.)
2. What's the predetermined distribution pattern? (i.e., broadcast, banded, stream, etc.)
3. What's the recommended droplet size?
4. What type of nozzle material is needed to avoid corrosion?
Let's go over a couple of key elements you can apply to answer the questions above:
We were recently featured in a news article by the Orlando Sentinel, the primary newspaper of Orlando, Florida and the Central Florida region. The article titled "On alert for Zika: Orlando pest companies stock up", focused primarily on the Zika outbreak and how local pest control companies are ramping up their services and stocking up on spray equipment to effectively rid of mosquitoes this season. The Business Journals also featured our most recent press release where we highlighted the importance of using the right spray equipment for mosquito control.Read More
Back by popular demand! That's right folks, we are bringing back our ever popular Customer Highlight Contest. Now is your chance to win! Let's go over a quick overview of the contest rules and prizes: just wear your Eat.Spray.Love t-shirt and snap a picture to enter our contest. It's that simple. You could be one of THREE lucky winners to receive a FREE $50 VISA gift card and your very own Customer Highlight blog feature.
Want to make sure you have the best odds at winning? Make sure to follow these steps:Read More