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

The Best Advice You Will Ever Get About a Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Aug 2, 2017 9:53:00 AM

What is your commercial landscape service doing to reduce water consumption on your property? In the bay area, although we have received significant rainfall last winter, water costs are still high.The California’s Department of Water Resources suggests businesses and residences state wide to manage there water despite the fact that we have a good supply of it, the cost of water will continue to rise in California. Here are some ways you can help to conserve water usage in and around your commercial property.

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

5 Questions For a Home Owners Association Landscape Company

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Jul 24, 2017 9:17:00 AM

 HOA community landscaping  service must understand that first impressions are important when it comes to visitors and residents. A home owners association landscape company plays a vital role for managing the appearance of your Community HOA Landscaping, but it also can be a significant cost for the HOA. For these reasons, it’s important that the board of directors receive the best possible service for their Home Owners Association Landscaping.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

#1 HOA Landscape Service That Extends a Tree's Life!

Posted by Gene Ebertowski, President on Jul 21, 2017 9:34:00 AM

 

The #1 HOA Landscape Service That Extends a Tree's Life

When it comes to a home owners association landscape service, 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.

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Topics: Tree Care

5 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About a Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Jul 14, 2017 9:44:00 AM

Chances are, your commercial landscape service is high on your priority list, and rightfully so. Maintaining high maintenance landscaping is a budget expense that seems to creep up, some of the costs include sprinkler and irrigation services, landscape installation services and commercial tree care just to name a few. In spite of the many reasons renovation gets pushed off, there is supporting evidence that property managers and building owners should consider the cost of upgrading older high maintenance landscaping.

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

Get The Best Results From Your Commercial Lawn Service

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on Jun 28, 2017 9:04:00 AM

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How to Get The Most From Your Commercial Lawn Service

A great Commercial Lawn Maintenance Company provides more than mowing, blowing  and moving on to the next property. If you want to have an exceptional open green space and a solidified relationship with your commercial landscape company you need to keep reading on.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

10 Emerging Grasses used by a Commercial Lawn Maintenance Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Jun 21, 2017 9:24:00 AM

10 GrassTrends used by a  Commercial Lawn Maintenance Service

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 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 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

Want To Have an Awesome HOA Landscape Service? - Here’s How! (Clone)

Posted by Gene Ebertowski, President on Jun 9, 2017 9:33:00 AM

A Condominium Landscape Service That Protects Tree's

Managing and training personnel to maintain landscaping with horticultural fundamentals is the key to long term vigor and the appeal of plants and trees. Personnel should be trained on the proper way to edge the lawn at the base of trees in turf.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For a Commercial Landscape Service

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Jun 7, 2017 9:41:00 AM

Most Commercial Landscape Companies alike install mulch that provide a number of benefits, including reduced erosion and water loss, improved soil nutrition and a more balanced soil temperature. Different kinds of mulch provide these benefits at different levels. The river rocks and other small stones often used to prevent weed growth in landscapes are attractive, can help conserve water and require little maintenance, but they don't nourish or insulate the soil in the same ways as conventional organic mulch.

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care

Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Commercial Lawn Service?

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on May 26, 2017 9:10:00 AM

What are you doing to reduce water consumption on your property? In the bay area, although we have received rainfall, the cost of water contues to rise. Here are some ways your commercial lawn service can help you save money on your water costs.

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

Top 4 Commercial Landscape Trends You Must See :>)

Posted by Sabrina Ayala on May 24, 2017 9:04:00 AM

4 Trends you appreciate from your commercial landscape service

In order to get what you want from your commercial lawn 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?

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Topics: Landscape Planning, Landscape Maintenance, Tree Care