Commercial Landscaping Blog for The San Jose | Bay Area, CA

How a Commercial Lawn Service Green's Your Lawn After a Drought

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 24, 2017 9:16:00 AM


How a Commercial Lawn Service Green's Your Lawn After a Drought

The drought has had a damaging effect on many lawns throughout the bay area and permanently damaged many lawns . More often than not, even after a drought with a record breaking rainfall, water regulations may still go into effect. So a commercial lawn maintenance service  should spend time and focus on good maintenance practices which might include: lawn aeration, seeding, fertilization, combined with best water management practices, will all help mitigate the damage.

Areas that do not respond to watering and fertilizer may require a partial lawn renovation by a commercial landscape maintenance contractor which might include: seeding, sodding. In drastic cases, a complete turf replacement or renovation might be necessary.

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3 Special Things To Consider For a Commercial Lawn Maintenance Budget

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 22, 2017 9:01:00 AM

Your Commercial Lawn Maintenance Budget

The budgeting process, whether during the initial development phase or during on-going operations, should start early enough to collect all the necessary information.

Preparation of your initial landscape operating budget should be done carefully, as should preparation of all annual budgets. Realistic income and expense expectations should be used to prepare the operating budget.

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10 Awesome Tips For Hiring The Best Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 20, 2017 8:28:00 AM

Tips For The Landscape Walk Through 

A job site walk through with your Commercial Landscape Services or assigned account manager is essential from time to time, this helps keep the lines of communication open assisting everyone to stay focused on your goals and desires.

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4 Quick Tips For Hiring a Landscape Maintenance Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 17, 2017 9:10:00 AM

Property Management Tips:

Selecting a Bay Area Landscape Service

Well known property management companies have something in common, they all agree that well maintained landscaping is important for their properties image and visual appearance. Modern research confirms that investing in green spaces is among the top priorities that increase their return on investment for their landscape maintenance service. Most agree that the proper selection of a commercial landscaping company is necessary. But how do you choose the right company for your property? 

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Here's a Quick Way to "Go Green" with a Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 15, 2017 8:39:00 AM

Water Efficient Landscaping with Color

With Bay Area drought conditions, many of today's landscapes are being designed for beauty, energy efficiency and colorful in appearance. They are engineered to lower maintenance costs, conserveresources, and reduce the heat island effect on properties.

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10 Hardy Grasses for Commercial Landscape Maintenance

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Mar 13, 2017 8:57:00 AM

10 Drought Friendly Grasses used for Corporate Landscape Service

Low maintenance landscaping can be drought resistant and appealing to the eye. What property manager or owner wouldn’t want to get those qualities out of their commercial landscaping service — at the same time? One way to achieve your goal is through the appropriate design and use of drought resistant landscaping.

Today, drought tolerant grasses are gaining popularity and demand for those that want a low maintenance commercial lawn service, other benefits include the low maintenance aspect and pest free benefits. Available in multiple colors, textures and sizes, they are also appealing for hoa and apartment landscaping. When used appropriately, your commercial landscape maintenance service will provide year around interest, this type of plant material can be used as accents or ground cover, and can even in raised decorative containers. 

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

Commercial Landscape Maintenance Includes Safety

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 10, 2017 8:35:00 AM

As a property manager , the demands of tenants and consumers pull you in many different directions including challenges with your landscaping, that overgrown plant that’s blocking the view of the driveway exit or the raised concrete surface at the entrance to the leasing office that needs immediate attention.

Most HOA Landscape Services have their unique challenges that pose safety concerns. Their are a multitude of areas that need to be considered when reviewing safety, including: Invasive plant types, pedestrian made pathways, invasive tree roots just to name a few, FloraTerra’s commercial landscaping services team has the right solution for most commercial properties.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping, Water Management

Pre-Emergent is Essential for a Corporate Landscape Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 8, 2017 9:07:00 AM

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Corporate Landscape Service That Boosts Property Value

Spring Sprinkler Repair

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

Spring Startup is Essential for an HOA Landscape Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 6, 2017 8:30:00 AM

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Water Management is Key For Future Water Savings

Spring Sprinkler Repair

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

Plan For These 5 Communication Tips From Your Commercial Lawn Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 3, 2017 8:19:00 AM

Focus on Communication

In the area of commercial landscape maintenance, we recognize that keeping the lines of communication open is instrumental for a solid long-term foundation. That’s why we have devised systems for transparency— and are constantly learning how to apply new ways that provide for better customer service for corporate landscaping services. At the end of the day, fair pricing and an established communication plan are essential drivers for delivering high quality landscape maintenance standards.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, commercial landscape design