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7 Aspects of a Commercial Landscape Company

Posted by Elizabeth Mendoza on Nov 26, 2019 7:30:00 AM

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Selecting the right commercial Landscape company isn't as simple as it sounds, Commercial Grounds Maintenance Services is typically a major expense of on the budget, and your commercial landscape company plays a vital role in maintaining property values, boosting occupancy rates and attracting new tenants.

Sustainable Landscape Services:Commercial Landscape Company should include what is best for our environment. Important aspects include cost efficiency, procuring local products and materials, water efficient landscape design, green waste recycling, OMRI certified organic based pesticides, smart watering technology, mulching to reduce water, weeds, and maintenance, using drought-resistant plants, native plant species that are indigenous to the local bay area.

Additional Landscaping Services: All commercial landscape companies are not created equal, consider the services offered, for instance a basic commercial landscape maintenance contractor might include landscape maintenance, irrigation repairs, irrigation upgrades, water management, commercial landscape design and installation, concrete, stone, drainage, and commercial tree care. What services will be offered in the house? will any of these services be subcontracted through a 3rd party? Keep in mind that a contractor typically marks up specialty contractors by 15-30%.

Pricing, why question an amazing low price? You have many choices when it comes to finding a top-notch Commercial Landscape Company. If the price seems amazingly low, there is a reason why. More importantly, some companies come in with low pricing because they are desperate to get the work; they are cutting corners, or perhaps missed a very important aspect of your scope. Price should always be a key consideration when selecting an commercial landscape contractor; however, it shouldn’t be the primary choice. Keep in mind, going with the low bid could potentially cost you in the long run, so be aware that it may cost you in hidden extra costs, deferred maintenance conditions, potential hazards- liabilities, dead plant & lawn replacements just to name a few.

Clear, Concise and Prompt Communication: Clear and concise communication is essential for responding to routine requests and calls, including emergencies from time to time. A commitment to excellence should always be a part of your Commercial Landscaping Service; this would include returning telephone calls and emails promptly. Your commercial landscape company should have a single point of contact; this individual should be detailed, must have excellent verbal and communication skills, and should be familiar with every aspect of your facility.

Cloud-Based Work Orders: FloraTerra has an electronic work order system for simple service requests, budget requests, concerns that can be submitted electronically. Then, we can track the service request for completion and follow-up. You can always be sure that all requests are tracked and monitored through our electronic system. Requests are expedited swiftly and channeled to the appropriate department, and our management staff is alerted electronically via email and text. It also ensures a timely outcome.

Quality Compliance: A part of a Commercial Gardening Company, a service should entail a monthly report identifying upcoming maintenance items, including completed and pending work orders. The quality of work should show in every detail, it’s essential to show continuous improvement in order to increase occupancy rates, boost retention and increase property value.

24/7 Emergency Response: Management staff should include a 24/7 emergency response number for unscheduled activities such as running water, a fallen tree branch or other landscape hazards. Customers should be able to reach their landscapers at any time, throughout the day, night or weekend

In Conclusion: Look no further, our Commercial Landscape Company supports facilities and property managers in every way, FloraTerra Landscape Management has over 25 Years of experience maintaining large corporate campuses, industrial condominiums, and multi-building complexes. We specialize in commercial landscape management, including landscape enhancements, design, weekly maintenance, water management, and commercial tree pruning. We have you covered.

Commercial property owners, real estate developers and property management companies across the bay use FloraTerra Landscape Management. 

About FloraTerra Landscape Management

FloraTerra of Silicon Valley and its affiliates, are based in San Jose, California.  As a leading commercial landscape maintenance company in San Jose Ca, FloraTerra specializes in Industrial and commercial landscape management, since its origin the company and its affiliates have installed and maintain some of the most prestigious properties throughout the San Jose and greater bay area.  For more information about FloraTerra please visit us at:

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