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In the war against weeds, crabgrass is a frustrating foe. It’s one of those weeds that can be challenging to get rid of as it seems to just keep coming back. Maybe you’ve even dealt with it in previous seasons and you’re frustrated that you can’t seem to get it under control. If you’re trying … Continued

While you may love your landscape, you don’t love the thought of maintaining it—or paying to have it constantly maintained. That’s why you might be looking for a simple, low maintenance landscape that will look great but won’t need constant upkeep and a ton of care. There are different ways to achieve the low maintenance … Continued

Did you know that bad landscaping practices might really be hurting your commercial property? If you have a groundskeeper or even a commercial landscape company maintaining your property and instituting bad practices, then they may be doing some real harm. Unfortunately, we see this all of the time. Seemingly small or insignificant mistakes are made … Continued

Nothing quite detracts from a beautiful commercial landscape than a bunch of weeds popping up. It can give the appearance that you don’t care about your property and that it’s not well-tended to. The frustrating thing about most weeds is that they can spread like wildfire. If not addressed, what may have started as a … Continued

As the vibrant colors begin to fade into the drab, muted colors of late fall, you may already be longing for spring to arrive with all of its newness and bursting colors.  This is the perfect time to begin planning, and planting, your fall bulbs that will bring your commercial landscape. Why Some Bulbs Need … Continued

As development across our region increases, so do the requirements for stormwater management solutions. That’s because the increase in the number of impervious surfaces is making it difficult for the environment to naturally deal with rainwater—and that’s causing problems when it comes to runoff. With these concerns mounting, there has been a push to develop … Continued

Once upon a time, there was a squirrel.  While all of the other woodland creatures were enjoying the warm summer months, Squirrel was, well, squirreling away acorns.  Day and night he toiled, scouring the forest for acorns. One day, Grasshopper was strolling along when he saw Squirrel scurrying by with a mouthful of acorns. “What … Continued

Retail and office properties are the tuxedo and ball gown of commercial landscape design and maintenance.  Industrial properties? They’re the sweatpants and oversized t-shirt from a concert you saw back in the ‘80’s.  Retail and office properties strive to attract a constant stream of customers to their establishments, where industrial facilities tend to ship their … Continued

There’s no question that walkways serve a very valuable function on your property by getting you from point A to point B. But they can also play an important role in boosting curb appeal and adding aesthetic value to your space. Whether you have walkways around your senior living community that are connected to garden … Continued