Landscape Design Archives - Bluegrass

Your commercial property doesn’t have to be in Death Valley to experience droughts.  In fact, just a week of hot, dry weather in the summer can wreak havoc your turf and plants.  With temperatures on the rise and drought conditions becoming more prevalent, there is a greater need to prepare your commercial landscape to weather … Continued


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A professionally-designed landscape can tell potential customers a lot about your business.  “Well-manicured” is a term that is often used to refer to a landscape with uniform green lawns, walkways that are crisply edged, and bushes and shrubs that are trimmed to perfection.  It’s not just aesthetically pleasing, it shows potential customers and clients that … Continued


One of the essential topics throughout landscape history has been the supply of water –to have the appropriate quality and quantity. Of all municipal services, no doubt, the provision of potable water is the most crucial. Water supply systems must comply with requirements for industrial, commercial, and public activities. Now, more than ever, we acknowledge … Continued


The trend is to do business in a greener way and sustainable landscaping takes environmental issues into account. Who doesn’t enjoy a long bed of flowering plants? Do you find yourself often longing for these vibrant sceneries but refrain due to the environment? With the help of professionals, sustainable landscaping can provide your building with a gorgeous … Continued


Everyone appreciates living surrounded by a beautiful setting. Having a beautifully-kept lawn or yard is pleasant for every homeowner. But what about businesses? And other non-residential buildings? Keeping an attractive, custom-designed outdoor space is the trend. The benefits associated with it are numerous. Here are just a few: Physical allure. This is not a subjective … Continued


A property with slopes can be both frustrating and problematic. Slopes can deter from the functionality of the space and also impact aesthetics. For one, it is difficult to grow plants on slopes, so that can deter you from the overall look you want to achieve with your landscape. But on top of that, slopes … Continued


Getting around your property as easily—and safely—as possible is incredibly important but something that is not often given a lot of thought. However, if your property has steep slopes then ensuring it is easily traversable can be a challenge. This is where the implementation of steps can make a tremendous difference. Even if your property … Continued


Winterscape Evergreen Tree

Nothing can make the winter days feel bleaker than a dull winter landscaping. The gray skies and the lack of color in your landscape can all contribute to a feeling of dreariness when you look out the window. You might feel as though your landscape looks nice for three-quarters of the year and then suddenly … Continued


“Hardscaping” is one of those trendy words thrown around these days in landscaping circles but it’s really not new.  Hardscaping is simply any permanent feature on your property that is not a living thing.  This can be something elaborate like a courtyard with a fountain and lots of seating or a basic walkway to your … Continued


Do you have tenants who enjoy eating their meals outdoors? Or maybe they just want to be able to take a few quiet minutes outside to themselves. Having a beautiful and well-maintained commercial space often makes it a space where people want to be. But if the property has no sense of privacy, it might … Continued