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Landscape Services Market in the U.S.

Landscape Services Market in the U.S. documents and analyzes both residential and nonresidential landscape architecture and installation services. It examines consumer demographics, market size, and firms’ promotional strategies.

While landscape studies are often dominated by a focus on maintenance services, including fertilizing, lawn care, pest control, etc., this report concentrates on professional design services and the installation/construction of those designs. Increased awareness in both the public and private sectors of environmental issues are a major driver of landscape installations, making landscaping a source of aesthetic, ecological, and financial improvements.

The report provides five-year forecasts of market size for landscape architects and other landscape services (except maintenance). Statistics are provided for number of establishments and industry revenue.

Report Methodology

The information in Landscape Services Market in the U.S. is based on secondary research including articles appearing in trade, marketing, general business, and regional publications; data from government commerce, census, and regulatory agencies; reviews of company literature; association reports and data; and more. The analysis of consumer demographics and product usage rates primarily derives from the Simmons Market Research Bureau (New York, New York) Spring 2008 consumer survey.

Statistics on market size and certain company revenues are based on an evaluation of available information on market sales and trends, with exclusive SBI determinations of both current and projected data.

What You’ll Get in this Report

Landscape Services Market in the U.S. makes well-considered predictions and recommendations regarding the future of this market, and identifies ways firms can capitalize on current trends and be at the forefront of new ones.

Extensive data have been compiled and analyzed by SBI and are presented in easy-to-read and practical tables and figures.

How You Will Benefit from this Report

This report includes a comprehensive view of landscaping design and installation services, providing information and insight to anyone directly or indirectly involved with the industry. Competitor profiles and information on industry associations indicate the range of potential services and involvement. This report examines the important trends and factors for growth that will affect the landscaping design and installation industry through 2013.

This report will help:

Landscaping and related firms recognize that the current environment is a potential springboard for professionals to grow and profit from their unique expertise.

Marketing managers identify market opportunities and develop targeted promotion plans for both residential and nonresidential customers.

Research and development professionals stay on top of competitor initiatives and explore demand for landscaping services.

Business development executives understand the dynamics of the market and identify possible partnerships.

Information and research center librarians provide market researchers, brand and product managers and other colleagues with the vital information they need to do their jobs more effectively.


In the News


Landscaping Emerges as Sound Investment Amidst Recession

New York, December 8, 2008 - While few commodities are truly recession-proof, the nature of the landscape services industry lends itself well to the label: In residential and commercial markets both, responsible landscaping is viewed as a financially and environmentally sound investment. The market is expected to grow 10 percent in the next five years. Win-Win-Win!

Landscape Services Market in the U.S., a new report just released by leading industrial market research publisher SBI, provides an in-depth treatment of this under-investigated market. Drawing from nearly two dozen sources, data presented includes:

  • Market Size and Value 2004-2008
  • Professional Standing: Education, Certification, Employment, Opportunity
  • Major Trends Driving Industry Growth
  • International Aspects: “Export” of U.S. landscape services in billion dollars!
  • Projected Market Forecast 2009-2013
  • End-User Demographics

Increased awareness in both the public and private sectors of environmental issues is a major driver of landscape installations, making landscaping a source of aesthetic, ecological, and financial improvements.

Major trends reported in Landscape Services Market in the U.S. as critical growth factors include green landscape designs and installations that can reduce costs of heating, cooling, electric, and water costs by as much as 50 percent. Green roofs are an aspect of this trend that are seeing increased residential demand.

The ‘nesting’ trend that evolved in the aftermath of 9/11 and resurged following the housing downturn is still strong. Only landscape professionals have the expertise necessary in a trend that is blurring the indoor/outdoor line. Homeowners are building luxury kitchen, dining, and entertainment areas into meticulously designed, natural looking outdoor settings that enhance home values and function.

The growing trend of xeriscaping - the newest gardening approach that utilizes native vegetation, conserves water and is low-maintenance is also covered in this report.

Landscape Services Market in the U.S makes well-considered predictions and recommendations regarding the future of this market, and identifies ways firms and individuals can capitalize on current trends and be at the forefront of new ones. Extensive data have been compiled and analyzed by SBI and are presented in easy-to-read and practical tables and figures.

“Landscape services is a growing industry with a lot of buzz about it right now,” said Shelley Carr, associate publisher for SBI. “The need for professionals to meet the demand in the next five years and all the opportunities in this market makes this an exciting industry to grow with.”

Landscape Services Market in the U.S contains comprehensive data on the U.S. market for landscaping services. The report covers market size in revenues, establishments, and employment. It also includes international aspects of U.S. landscaping services as well as the drivers and market trends in the industry. The report identifies major marketers, describes strategies for maximizing growth and profitability, and profiles end users.

About SBI
SBI (Specialists in Business Information) publishes research reports in the industrial, energy, building/construction, automotive/transportation and packaging markets. SBI also offers a full range of custom research services.

 

  • Executive Summary
    • Scope of This Report
      • Methodology
      • Classifications and Definitions
      • Market Size
        • Table U.S. Market for Landscaping Design and Installation Services 2004-2008 (establishments in units; revenues in thousands of dollars)
      • International Aspects
      • Factors Contributing to Growth
      • Near-term Outlook
      • Five-Year Outlook
        • Table Forecast of U.S. Market for Landscaping Design and Installation Services, 2009-2013 (establishments in units; revenues in thousands of dollars)
      • Factors That Affect the Landscaping Industry
      • Major Trends in the Landscaping Industry
      • Environmental/Green Issues
      • Outlook
      • Competitive Landscape
      • Marketing & Distribution
      • Building Business Through the Industry
      • Consumers' Purchase Decisions
      • Seasonality
      • Range of End Users
      • Residential vs. Non-Residential End Users
        • Table U.S. Adults Who "Bought" an Outdoor Deck, Porch or Patio or Lawn/Porch/Patio Furniture in the Past 12 Months, 2006-2008 (percent of adults)
  • The Market
    • Scope of This Report
      • Methodology
      • History of Landscaping
      • Classifications and Definitions
        • Table Employment and Annual Earnings of Landscape Architects, 2004-2008 (in dollars, except employment, which are actual figures)
      • Market Size
        • Table U.S. Market for Landscaping Design and Installation Services, 2004-2008 (establishments in units; revenues in thousands of dollars)
      • International Aspects
    • Market Forecast
      • Factors Contributing to Growth
      • Near-term Outlook
      • Five-Year Outlook
        • Table Forecast of U.S. Market for Landscaping Design and Installation Services, 2009-2013 (establishments in units; revenues in thousands of dollars)
  • Trends and Dynamics
    • Factors That Affect the Landscaping Industry
      • Table U.S. Construction by Sector, 2003-2008 (in millions of dollars)
      • Table Characteristics of Landscaping Companies Offered for Sale
      • Major Trends In the Landscaping Industry
      • Environmental/Green Issues
        • Table U.S. Drought Conditions Scale
        • Table U.S. Drought Conditions (contiguous 48 states), 2002-2008 (in percent area)
        • Table U.S. Drought Impacts
        • Table Principles of Xeriscaping
    • Outlook
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Diversification
      • Rankings
    • Belt Collins Hawaii Ltd.
      • Table Belt Collins Hawaii Ltd.
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
        • Table Belt Collins Services Offered by Project Type
      • News
    • The Brickman Group Ltd.
      • Table The Brickman Group Ltd.
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
        • Table Brickman Company Service Portfolio
      • Performance
      • News
        • Table The Brickman Group Acquisitions
    • Chapel Valley Landscape Company
      • Table Chapel Valley Landscape Company
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
      • Performance
    • The Davey Tree Expert Co.
      • Table The Davey Tree Expert Co.
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
        • Table The Davey Tree Expert Company, Services Offered
    • EDAW, Inc.
      • Table EDAW, Inc.
      • Corporate Background
      • Product and Brand Portfolio
    • EDSA
      • Table EDSA
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
    • Sasaki Associates
      • Table Sasaki Associates
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
    • Stantec Inc.
      • Table Stantec Inc.
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
        • Table Stantec Practice Groups
      • Performance
      • News
        • Table Recent Stantec Urban Land Practice Area Acquisitions
    • TBG Partners
      • Table TBG Partners
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
    • The TruGreen Companies
      • Table The TruGreen Companies
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
      • Performance
      • News
    • ValleyCrest Companies, Inc.
      • Table ValleyCrest Companies, Inc.
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
        • Table ValleyCrest Companies' Divisions
        • Table ValleyCrest Design Group Studios
      • Performance
      • News
    • Vila & Son Landscaping
      • Table Vila & Son Landscaping
      • Corporate Background
      • Service Portfolio
        • Table Vila & Son Services
      • Performance
  • Marketing & Distribution
    • Building Business Through the Industry
      • Advertising and Public Relations to Raise Awareness
      • Consumers' Purchase Decisions
      • Building Brand Awareness
      • Seasonality
  • The End User
    • Scope of End Users
      • Table Sectors and Uses of Landscaping Services
      • Residential vs. Non-Residential End Users
        • Table U.S. Adults Who "Bought" an Outdoor Deck, Porch or Patio or Lawn/Porch/Patio Furniture in the Past 12 Months, 2006-2008 (percentage of adults)
        • Table Selected U.S. Sectors and Uses of Landscaping Services
  • Addresses
    • Companies
      • Associations

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