One heck of a week

One heck of a week

This week, both the Illinois Assembly and the Michigan House of Representatives passed ASCA’s model legislation disallowing property owns from passing on their liability to now and ice management companies. In addition to the positive legislative progress, ASCA Executive Director Kevin Gilbride explains the end results reflect the philosophy behind the association’s overall mission.

Industry Voices

Integrate new technologies

Integrate new technologies

December 4, 2015

The right technology ensures all of your processes and procedures are being executed appropriately and your systems were holding your people accountable for consistent results. Mike Callahan, the owner of Callahan Lawn Care and Property Maintenance, explains how the transition from antiquated systems and processes to technologically-advanced ones... Read More

Call for backup

Call for backup

November 30, 2015

You can’t always be staffed for when the really huge snow events hit. Tom Hougnon, owner and chief operational officer at Reliable Property Services, explains how they bulk up staffing when they face an above-average snow and ice event. Read More

Twelve-month relief

Twelve-month relief

November 30, 2015

The Greenwood Group created a 12-month service model for its customers in Missouri – adding snow services for landscape clients, and vice versa. Director of Ops Pete Schepis Jr. explains how this has eased snow and ice management headaches. Read More

Last minute thoughts…

Last minute thoughts…

November 13, 2015

While you're waiting for the 2015-16 snow season to get underway, there are things to do besides watching the weather. ASCA's Kevin Gilbride provides some last-minute items to review to ensure your ops are ready to go this winter. Read More