2017 H2B Appreciation Lunch

on Nov 20 in YN News

Photos from Yard-Nique’s 2017 H2B Appreciation Lunch Read More

Yard-Nique at Bike MS New Bern – 2017

on Sep 24 in YN News

Earlier this month, Yard-Nique’s cycling team had the privilege of participating in the #BikeMS Historic New Bern ride for the 13th straight year. Our team happily contributed over $13,000 to the $1.3 million+ raised in total for the event. There is still time to donate if you haven’t done so already- just follow the link below
http://main.nationalmssociety.org/goto/yardnique Read More

Celebrating 34th Annual National Night Out!

on Aug 15 in Giving Back, YN News

Earlier this month, we had the privilege of joining one of our neighborhoods in celebrating the 34th annual National Night Out(NNO). NNO is a community-building event to promote partnerships with neighborhoods and local law enforcement agencies. To learn more about this campaign and how you can support and event near you, go to https://natw.org/.

Yard-Nique on Landscape Management’s 2017 Top 150 list!

on Jun 19 in YN News

Landscape Management released its 2017 LM150 list of the largest landscape companies ranked by 2016 revenue and once again Yard-Nique made the list!

The landscape industry’s largest 150 revenue-generating firms logged a combined $9.7 billion in 2016 annual revenue—a 4 percent increase from last year’s list. Overall, LM150 companies averaged a 12 percent growth rate from 2015 to 2016 and project 10 percent growth in 2017.

We are honored to be included with such amazing companies. Read More

Yard-Nique on Lawn & Landscape Top 100 Again for 2017!

on Jun 12 in YN News

Yard-Nique is once again named a Top 100 landscaping company in 2017 by Lawn&Landscape Magazine.

We continue to move up this list, we’re tied for #70 this year, and we couldn’t do it without you! Read More

Family Day Celebration -Yard-Nique 20th Anniversary

on May 20 in YN News

On the beautiful Sunday afternoon of May 7th, Yard-Nique hosted a picnic at Lake Wheeler Park in Raleigh for all of our employees and their families. A fun filled day of fellowship, with food, games, music, and enjoying the park to celebrate the company’s 20 year anniversary. It was a perfect way to thank everyone for everything they do and being a major part of the success of Yard-Nique, because without them, we wouldn’t be where we are today. Read More

Yard-Nique Celebrates 20th Anniversary!

on Apr 19 in YN News

2017 is a special milestone for Yard-Nique. This year, April marks the 20th Anniversary that we as a company have been in business. Our success and where we are today wouldn’t be possible without the relationships we hold dear with our vendors and clients; and is a testament to all of the effort and hard work that each and every one of our employees puts in on a day-to-day basis. We are truly grateful, and looked forward to the next 20 years.

2016 H-2B Employee Appreciation Day

on Dec 08 in YN News

For those of you that may be wondering, H-2B is a nonimmigrant visa program that permits us to temporarily hire foreign workers to help with our seasonal labor demands. The week before Thanksgiving, we had to say goodbye as they prepared to travel back home.

Before they left, we wanted to give them a proper send off and show them how much we appreciated their hard work during their tenure with our company. Many of these guys are from the same towns and places as some of our other workers, so most of them came here already knowing (or knowing of) each other. Read More

Yard-Nique CEO Interviewed on Executive Coaching

on Jul 18 in Press Articles, YN News

Yard-Nique’s CEO, Brian DuMont, was interviewed by Landscape Management about the year long executive management program that Yard-Nique managers underwent last year.

Brian tells Landscape Management that We worked on our core values, our vision statement, our mission statement and engaging employees.

The management training program is a way for Yard-Nique, as we grow, to continue to offer excellent service to our customers and maintain a healthy and productive work environment for our employees.

Read the full Landscape Managment article at http://landscapemanagement.net/lm150-coaching-team-leaders/

Yard-Nique President Speaks at NCSU

on Apr 29 in YN News

Yard-Nique’s President, Brian Dumont, had the opportunity to speak to future landscaping professionals at a North Carolina State University Landscape Construction class being taught by Mr. R. Lee Ivy.

Brian was able to pass on knowledge gleaned from his experience building Yard-Nique, and discussed topics such as developing and nurturing relationships with clients, acquiring bids, job estimation and work scheduling. Brian also used Yard-Nique’s Installation Division as a case study and detailed how it is setup to perform to Yard-Nique’s exacting standards.