How to Start a Landscaping Business | Episode 013

Scag commercial mower

Last Updated on October 3, 2019 by Tim Harman

Looking for a side-hustle, or want to jump ship on your corporate gig?  On this week’s show we had special guest, Matt LaMarsh share his story of starting, running, and selling a successful landscaping business.  Matt is currently a Realtor in Sandy Springs, GA.  He has a lot going on including his own podcast and YouTube channel under the name Selling Sandy Springs.

The featured image above is a Scag commercial stand-on mower just like Matt used in his business.  

Here’s a few images from Matt’s landscaping days…

If you’re looking for a fantastic Realtor in the north Atlanta area, hit up Matt LaMarsh!


Our guest, Matt asked us some quick landscaping equipment trivia questions. Listen in to hear about the first weed wacker and two other must-have lawn care equipment tools. We also learned that Yankees call a weed wacker a weed wip. Who knew?