Quick Facts

  • The Landscaping industry is a $77 billion industry
  • 3.5% Annual Growth over the last 5 years
  • There are nearly half of a million businesses operating as grounds care/landscaping businesses in the U.S.
  • The grounds care and landscaping industry employs just under a million people in the U.S.


  • Remodeling activity in 2016 is the best since 2006—expect increase in calls for landscaping installations, irrigation systems and outdoor lighting opportunities
  • Growth in the domestic housing and property markets have led to greater demand for landscaping services
  • According to Gallup Poll, landscaping can increase the value of a home by 7 to 15 percent

Consumer Facts

  • 1 out of every 5 homeowners rely on a lawn care professionals to take care of their lawn care and landscaping needs
  • A tree shading an outdoor air conditioner unit can increase its efficiency by as much as 10 percent
  • Being in nature, or even viewing scenes of nature, increases emotional and physiological well-being by reducing anger, fear and stress and increasing pleasant feelings. Being exposed to natural elements reduces blood pressure, heart rate, muscle tension and the production of stress hormones.

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