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Landscape and Lawn Care Services

SIC 0782 | NAICS 561730

The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.

Select from the following page sections or scroll below to see a complete listing of available resources:

Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Financial Information and Financial Ratios

Compensation and Salary Surveys

Business Valuation Resources


For resource guides specific to other industries, see our index which lists resource guides by SIC code for over 400 industries.




Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts


Landscape and Lawn Care Services  (view report)
Landscape and Lawn Care Franchises  (view report)
Tree Trimming, Planting, and Removal Services  (view report)

Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:

Sample report is available online.

American Nurseryman
American Nursery Magazine
http://www.amerinursery.com/default.aspx
Industry news and information for landscape and plant nurseries, landscaping professionals, and lawn and garden center retailers.  Special features include spring and fall market reports which provide information on products sales and overall sales performance.

Landscaping Services
http://www.firstresearch.com

First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, recent news and developments, business challenges, issues, trends, and opportunities, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:

Sample report is available online.

Professional Landcare Network
Business Publications
http://www.landcarenetworkstore.org/  Select "Business" topic section
Publications include management guides to growing and operating a successful landscape or lawn care business, with topics covered including management, marketing, staffing, compensation, facilities and equipment, and more.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Outlook Handbook - Grounds Maintenance Workers
http://www.bls.gov/grounds-maintenance-workers.htm
Information provided for this occupational category includes a description of the nature of the work and the work environment, number and types of jobs, education and training requirements, wages and earnings, employment outlook, and sources for additional information. All information is available free online.

Entrepreneur Magazine Business Startup Kits
How To Start A Lawn Care or Landscaping Service
http://www.entrepreneur.com/toolkit/index.html
Free startup kit provides an overview of the lawn care and landscaping industry and key factors to be considered in starting a company.

Entrepreneur Magazine Business Startup Guides
Lawn Care / Landscaping
http://bookstore.entrepreneur.com/
Startup guide provides an overview of the industry and takes users through the various aspects of starting a lawn care and landscaping service and running it successfully.

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Financial Benchmarking Data


Industry Financial Ratios
Landscape and Lawn Care Services
http://www.bizminer.com  Search for "561730"
Five-year comparative financial statement analysis includes income statements with expense detail, balance sheets, cash flow statements, and key financial and operating ratios, with detailed analysis available by sales size range on a national, state, and metropolitan area level. Sample reports are available online.

Lawn & Landscaping Magazine
John Deere Cost of Doing Business
http://www.lawnandlandscape.com/  Select "Cost of Business"
Cost of doing business survey includes data on employee compensation and benefits. Available free online.

Professional Landcare Network
Operating Cost Study for the Green Industry
http://www.landcarenetworkstore.org/  Select "Business" topic section
Operating cost survey allows landscape and lawn care companies to compare their gross margin, operating expenses, average collection period, and other financial and operating performance measures with other similar firms.

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Compensation and Salary Surveys


Lawn & Landscaping Magazine
John Deere Cost of Doing Business
http://www.lawnandlandscape.com/  Select "Cost of Business"
Cost of doing business survey includes data on employee compensation and benefits. Available free online.

Professional Landcare Network
Employee Compensation Report for the Green Industry
http://www.landcarenetworkstore.org/  Select "Business" topic section
Compensation survey provides executive and employee compensation and benefits information for landscape and lawn care companies, with survey results broken out by type of business and region.

American Nurseryman
Wage & Benefits Survey
http://www.amerinursery.com/default.aspx  Search for "wage & benefits survey"
Survey includes average salary, hourly wage, and benefits information for landscape and plant nurseries, landscape designers and architects, landscaping personnel, and lawn and garden center retailers on a national and regional basis. Selected excerpts from current and prior surveys are available free online.

Tree Care Industry Association
Wage & Benefit Survey
http://tcia.org/business/
Wage and benefit survey provides compensation and benefit information for salaried and hourly personnel employed by commercial tree care companies, with annual salary data broken out by job position on a national basis and hourly wage data broken out by job position (e.g., foreman, climber, technician, laborer) and geographic region. Survey is available to members only; contact association for more information.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Outlook Handbook - Grounds Maintenance Workers
http://www.bls.gov/grounds-maintenance-workers.htm
Information provided for this occupational category includes a description of the nature of the work and the work environment, number and types of jobs, education and training requirements, wages and earnings, employment outlook, and sources for additional information. All information is available free online.

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Business Valuation Resources


Small Business Valuation Formula Multiples
Landscape and Lawncare Companies
http://valuationresources.com/

Comprehensive reference guide provides market-based business valuation multiples for small businesses in more than 200 industries. Valuation multiples are derived from actual business sales transactions as reported by BIZCOMPS®, with the primary focus on small companies priced at less than $1 million.


BVMarketData
Private Company Sales Transactions
Pratt's Stats® | BIZCOMPS®
Free "Visitor Search" allows users to search private company sales transactions by business description for comparable business sales transaction data, including revenue, earnings, and EBITDA multiples.


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