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Multi-Family Landscape Services | Apartments | San Jose, CA

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Oct 15, 2018 6:37:00 AM

Multi-Family Landscape Services for Apartments, HOA and Condominium Associations.

We serve all areas of San Jose, Silicon Valley, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Mountain View, Fremont and The San Francisco Bay Area.

FloraTerra is a recognized leader in the area of multi-family landscaping services for apartments,  HOA and condominium associations. We provide pro-active multi-family landscape services for some of the largest most prestigious apartments and home owners associations throughout the silicon valley and bay area. We handle every aspect of your landscape management, drawing upon our deep experience in the area of apartment landscape maintenance.

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

5 Ways a Commercial Landscape Company Battles The Drought

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Oct 11, 2018 7:53:00 AM

Past years, there has been a serious water shortage in many parts of California and commercial lawn maintenance can have a big impact on local water supplies. In many drought stricken areas, lawns are being blamed for most of our water shortage. While this may be true, it does not mean we have to give up on lawn all together. A well-managed lawn area, made up of the appropriate grass types, soil composition, and chemistry can be functional, pleasing and water efficient.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Sustainable Landscaping, Water Management, irrigation management

5 Ways a Commercial Landscape Company Can Manage Water!

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Oct 3, 2018 8:06:00 AM

In recent past,there has been a serious water crises in many parts of California and proper commercial lawn maintenance can have a big impact on local water supplies. In many drought stricken areas, lawns are being blamed for most of our water shortage. While this may be true, it does not mean we have to give up on lawn all together. A well-managed lawn area, made up of the appropriate grass types, soil composition, and chemistry can be functional, pleasing and water efficient.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Sustainable Landscaping, Water Management, irrigation management

Why We Love These HOA Landscaping Service Trends!

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Jun 26, 2018 7:02:00 AM

These days an HOA Landscaping Service should take many things into account, especially the type of landscaping in and around your common area. For one, plant types play a huge role in the longevity of a landscape, having the right plants that can tolerate the variable temperatures throughout the year is part of the equation for great landscaping. Landscaping 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 commercial landscape design one way or the other. The real challenge for a commercial landscape design service is deciding on the right balance of plants that can tolerate the variable conditions.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

5 Commercial Landscape Services 4 Older Properties

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on May 22, 2018 7:20:00 AM

 

Commercial Landscape Services for older properties must include landscape renovation that enhance and boost property appeal. It can also lower your landscape operating costs. Landscape enhancement and installation services use cutting-edge design and irrigation technology to transform existing lawns into beautiful sustainable landscaping employing the latest cost-saving green practices.
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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

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.

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

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. 

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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

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Commercial Lawn Maintenance That Boosts Property Value

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

An Amazing HOA Landscape Service That Impacts Our Environment

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

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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.  

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

A Trending Commercial Landscape Service!

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Mar 28, 2018 9:17:00 AM

The right plantings around your properties building perimeter can make a big difference in many ways. Having the right plants that can ultimately tolerate the drought is part of the equation for great water conservation but plant material that could potentially take the place of your water thirsty lawn areas. Planting the right combination of foliage and plants will ultimately impact your water costs and maintenance in one way or the other. The real challenge for a Commercial Landscaping Service<./strong>  is deciding on the right balance of plants that can tolerate the drought conditions we are experiencing in the bay area and fit them into your design.

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Topics: Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Landscaping

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