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Commercial Landscape Service Trends You Cant Afford To Miss :>)

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Oct 16, 2017 9:35:00 AM

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Commercial Landscape Service can make a big difference in many ways. Having the right plants to tolerate the cold weather is part of the equation for great foundation plants but plant material that is interfering with window views, walk way and crowding out the others is another factor to consider. Planting the right combination of foliage and plants will ultimately impact your landscaping design one way or the other. The real challenge for most commercial properties is deciding on the right balance of plants that can tolerate the cold and fit into your design.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

An HOA Landscape Company That Conserves Water!

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Oct 11, 2017 9:57:00 AM

10Trends from an HOA Landscape Company

Low Maintenance drought resistant and appealing to the eye. What property manager or owner wouldn’t want to get those qualities from their HOA Landscape Company — at the same time? One way to achieve your goal is through the appropriate design and use of drought resistant landscaping.

From the prospective of an HOA Landscape Service, today's drought tolerant grasses are gaining popularity and demand for their low maintenance qualities, including their low water use and pest free benefits. Available in multiple colors, textures and sizes, they are also appealing for corporate and apartment landscaping. When used appropriately, your Condominium Landscape Service will benefit from the year around interest provided, 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

7 Outdoor Patio Trends from Our Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Oct 9, 2017 8:57:00 AM

Most people like to sit outside when there’s favorable weather outside. And now that we are into fall starting to make its way to the San Jose area, occupants and employees are going to want to get out and explore the feeling of fall and winter.

You can provide the optimum outdoor space to for outdoor relaxation in your commercial office landscaping. Not only will it help them relax and enjoy their time outdoors, it will also keep visitors and tenants onsite, but the patio can also become a social gathering space for business meetings and create a more appealing property setting.

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

An HOA Landscape Service Trend You Cant Afford To Miss :>)

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Oct 6, 2017 9:12:00 AM

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An HOA Landscape Maintenance Service can make a big difference in many ways. Having the right plants to tolerate the cold weather is part of the equation for great foundation plants but plant material that is interfering with window views, walk way and crowding out the others is another factor to consider. Planting the right combination of foliage and plants will ultimately impact your landscaping design one way or the other. The real challenge for most commercial properties is deciding on the right balance of plants that can tolerate the cold and fit into your design.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

5 Commercial Landscape Services Trends

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Sep 29, 2017 9:08:00 AM

Late summer is a great time to plant trees, shrubs and even do some transplanting. There are a few simple steps that must be taken in order to ensure success. Planting in the late winter still allows enough time for the plant materials establishment before the warm weather begins. “What is the best time to install new trees and plants one might ask? This is a common question that we get asked from property managers across the San Francisco Bay area that are anxious to get things started.

A commercial landscape maintenance company might argue that autumn is the best time to install new landscaping plants and trees alike: And that is correct because the temperatures are moderate allowing for trees and plants to acclimate during the winter cooler months. Even though we are at the tail end of the winter season doesn’t mean you can get started on your commercial landscape maintenance. Keep the following advice in mind for your early spring landscaping project 

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3 Budget Tips For Your Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Sep 20, 2017 8:46:00 AM

 

Budgeting for Your Commercial Landscape Service

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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5 Bright Idea's From an HOA Landscape Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Sep 15, 2017 9:21:00 AM

Retail 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?

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Water Management

5 Commercial Lawn Care Tips!

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Sep 13, 2017 8:38:00 AM

It's easy to take Bay area lawns for granted. It keeps our property cool during the heat of the summer and adds instant curb appeal when it's healthy, green and in prime condition.

But the healthiest, lawns are maintained by a well-balanced lawn program! So, how can you keep your lawn looking great? Read on for our 5 best kept lawn care secrets. 

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, commercial landscape design

10 Drought Friendly Grasses Used by Our Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Sep 4, 2017 9:09:00 AM

10 Drought Friendly Grasses That Are Low Maintenance 

Low Maintenance 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 with most commercial landscape services and a demand for their low maintenance qualities, including their low water use and pest free benefits. Available in multiple colors, textures and sizes, they are also appealing for corporate and apartment landscaping. When used appropriately, your commercial landscape maintenance will benefit from the year around interest provided, 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

5 Reasons a Commercial Landscape Service Provides Water Wise Plants!

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Aug 23, 2017 9:25:00 AM

A commercial landscape service understands the need to use water wise succulents, especially because of there drought tolerance being ideal for drought conditions. For most corporate and bay area properties, 50% of outdoor watering is used for commercial landscape maintenance and using drought tolerant plants in its place can save up to 50% or more. Succulents were originally introduced into the bay area for their drought tolerant characteristics and there low maintenance advantages. 

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Water Management