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

The Best Kept Secret's of Commercial Landscape Companies

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on May 15, 2018 7:30:00 AM

How big is your water foot print?

In the bay area, although we have received some sporadic rainfall, this winter has been relatively dry. From reduced snow pack in the Sierra’s to low water reserves, in California, the lack of rainfall is a concerning matter, especially for Bay area water supplies. The California’s Department of Water Resources continues to urge businesses to conserve water, including commercial landscape maintenance companies and bay area residences . The cost of water will continue to rise, just like taxes. Here are some ways you can help to conserve and save.

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care, Sustainable Landscaping

10 RFP Considerations For Your Next Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on May 8, 2018 7:33:00 AM

 

Establishing Benchmark's and Expectations

A job site walk through with prospective Commercial Landscape Companies is essential for a successful landscape RFP, this communication is essential for identifying trends, special service requirements, expectations, goals and objectives.

Read More

5 Ways an HOA Landscape Company is making an Impact!

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on May 1, 2018 9:18:00 AM

 

Retail, Residential Apartment Community and Commercial properties are very noticeable during the day light hours. Monument Signs and frontage are clean and very visible. Lawn areas are green and vibrant. Flowers and Plants are swagger with beautiful colors under the sun. Walkways and architectural lines flow. In daylight hours your property looks great. But does it show well at Night?

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Water Management

A Commercial Landscape Service Must Do MoreThan Mow, Blow and Go

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on May 1, 2018 8:30:00 AM

A Commercial Landscaping Company Taking It to The Next Level

Great customer service is much more than mowing, blowing  and moving on to the next property. Consider solidifying your relationship with your Commercial Landscaping Service, read more.

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

3 Ways Commercial Landscaping Companies Are Changing Flowers, Forever :~)

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Apr 24, 2018 8:41:00 AM

Incorporating flower pots in the landscape is a great idea from a design perspective. However,a lack of proper planning can make them look awkward no matter how beautiful your flowers may be. 

When incorporating flowers, commercial landscaping companies should maintain the flow and balance. Use them to heighten interest and avoid a collage of shapes and colors. Here are some basic guidelines to keep you on the right track. 

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care, Sustainable Landscaping

The Quintessential for Commercial Lawn Maintenance!

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Apr 17, 2018 9:24:00 AM

New Call-to-action

Commercial Lawn Maintenance That Boosts Property Value

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

4 Commercial Landscaping Trends That Will Move You!

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Apr 12, 2018 8:27:00 AM

4 Trends for better communication with your Bay Area Landscaping Company

In order to get what you want from your commercial landscaping service you must communicate with them.  Everyone has an idea of what they want their property to look like as well as expectations of the company that is providing their service on a regular basis.   FloraTerra takes these queues to heart, so how do you communicate them?

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

An Amazing HOA Landscape Service That Impacts Our Environment

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Apr 10, 2018 9:05:00 AM

New Call-to-action

Impacting Water Use In a HOA & Apartment Landscape Service

We often forget that the hot summer brings about challenges for HOA and commercial irrigation systems – and reminders about important things you can do as the weather gets warmer and the heat sets in.  

Your irrigation system is the lifeblood of your sustainable landscaping and GreenScaping efforts. However, your plants and lawn don’t need anywhere near the same amount of water as they did during the heat of summer.  So take the time to protect these important investments.  

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

A Commercial Landscape Company Mitigating Foot Traffic

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Apr 5, 2018 9:29:00 AM

Some plants are ideal for holding up to foot traffic in commercial office landscape management, especially for companies that provide landscape management for retail centers and malls. For most properties, foot traffic damage is a common problem that has become a real challenge. Many of the plants used 20 years ago were originally introduced for their appearance, but not necessarily chosen for heavy foot traffic and drought conditions . Read on for our 5 popular landscaping trends that's back by popular demand.

Read More

Topics: Landscape Planning, Water Management

5 Ways Your Commercial Landscape Service Extend's Life!

Posted by Gene Ebertowski, President on Apr 3, 2018 9:17:00 AM

 

Whats The Purpose of Tree Stakes?

Young trees in the wild grow strong naturally, without the help of stakes. In the woods, trees grow up in the shelter of taller trees and are not affected by wind. According to the University of Davis, young trees develop strong roots and trunks before they expend energy in growing vertically, and don't need staking. If you've planted a young tree in an open, windy environment, you may need to stake it until its roots are strong enough to anchor it properly.

Read More

Topics: Tree Care

SUBSCRIBE TO EMAIL UPDATES

REQUEST A ESTIMATE

New Call-to-action
    New Call-to-action

Popular Posts

Recent Posts

Follow Me