Helpful Mobile Apps for Professional Contractors

There are dozens of new apps that have been introduced to help landscape and irrigation professionals increase productivity in the field.

Here are 5 new ones to check out:

BusyBusy is a jobsite tracking and mobile timeclock that allows managers to track employee time in on specific projects.

Wunderlist is an app for simple task management, allowing you to maintain a real-time to-do list that integrates with Google and Outlook calendars.

Pipeline Deals is a sales and job management app useful for contractors who bid large commercial and government projects. It allows tracking of the bid process from start to finish.

Landscapers Companion offers up a database of 25,000+ plants with their growth habits, water requirements, sunlight requirements and other key criteria.

Leafsnap allows you to identify plant types with a photo of the leaf. Developed by academic horticultural experts, it has a large research database to support it.