Maintenance Archives - Bluegrass

Shrubs are arguably the unsung heroes of a professionally-landscaped commercial property.  They’re as attractive as any tree and they can be used as screens or to direct foot traffic, all while working tirelessly to clean the air.  Let’s hear it for shrubs! Functionality Shrubs come in many shapes and sizes and many can be trimmed … Continued


When summer comes, there are a few things in St. Louis you can count on.  Lots of 90°+ temperatures, Fourth of July celebrations, fish fries, and another enjoyable season of watching the Cubs suffer crushing defeat. And let’s not forget about summer storms.  Extreme temperatures can usher in violent storms that can cause severe damage … Continued


Your commercial lawn is under attack.  The enemies in this war for your turf:  sun, snow, droughts, weeds, and insects.  For 365 days a year, your lawn is under attack from all sides and your enemies are relentless.  At Bluegrass, our lawn care services troops have all the weapons needed to keep your lawn lush, … Continued


Good commercial landscapers are not crews who mow your company’s lawns.  Sure, they do that.  But they also work hard year-round to keep your commercial property looking professional and inviting.  They provide vital services throughout each season of the year. You Need Them in the Spring Springtime is the season of growth.  It’s the time … Continued


Senior living facilities today, whether they’re assisted living or retirement communities, have a greater focus on creating a comfortable place for their residents to call home that includes areas for relaxing and for activities, indoors and out.  The goals are better health and wellbeing for residents and creating an inviting place for new residents or … Continued


With new commercial properties, there’s a fresh slate for the design and style and how it should reflect the message and goals of the business.  While the design process is exciting, achieving that design often comes with various obstacles that need to be implemented as part of the installation. Drainage Water that doesn’t drain properly … Continued


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


Landcare management goes beyond planting bushes, cutting grass, and trimming trees. At Bluegrass, we develop effective strategies to keep your landscape optimally. The ultimate goal is to improve the aesthetics of your property in the most efficient manner. Our team is skillful, and our plans are non-disruptive of your everyday activities. What makes us different? … 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


Properties or buildings are an investment. Companies place their most valuable assets in them: their human resources. It is only natural businesses wanting to provide a beautiful, well-kept setting, not only for their workers but for visitors and customers. Most people appreciate the advantages of having a well-groomed lawn. The internet is filled with DIY … Continued