What is Commercial Landscape Design?

When you think of commercial landscape design, do you think only of plants or lawnmowing and trimming shrubs? If so, think again. There is a lot more to commercial landscaping than what meets the eye. It includes a full range of services that will take your landscaping project from the beginning design stages to long-term maintenance planning. 

If you are an owner, developer, or manager of a commercial property, you might be thinking that your property could benefit from adding some green space. If so, then you might want to consider the help of a professional who can design a landscape that will draw in more customers to your business. A professional landscaping service who specializes in commercial landscape can also design an outdoor area that will not only combine beauty and function, but also meet all your business’s unique needs. 

Investing in a professional landscaping service means you are getting the peace of mind of knowing the right plants have been chosen and the right design was created for the specific environment and atmosphere for your commercial property. 

What is Landscape Design?

A complete landscape design service will guide you through each step of your landscape project. This service will help you plan and design, construct, and stay on track with continuous maintenance of the landscape. Some examples of services provided by a landscape design company include: 

  • Commercial landscape design
  • Commercial landscape construction
  • Commercial landscape maintenance
  • Snow removal
  • Commercial irrigation installation and service
  • Commercial lighting
  • Seasonal flower planting

When you choose a company that includes a complete range of services, you are saving money because you will not have to hire different subcontractor for each part of your project. By choosing to work with a company that has to capability to take your project from start to finish will ensure the final product is a cohesive, functional design. 

A landscaping company that offers full-service and has experience in doing commercial projects can work with a variety of property types including offices, retail shops, schools, and hospitals. 

There are three very important areas of commercial landscape construction that you will want to focus on when you begin a project:

  1. High-grade plant material
  2. Skilled craftsmanship
  3. Understanding of the natural elements

It is in your best interest to pick a company that hires skilled horticulturalists, landscape technicians, and workers to help bring together man-made elements with natural elements to design a successful and attractive green space. This will not only save you time but also stress that is included with managing a large project on your own. The result will also most likely meet or exceed your expectations. 

What Kind of Landscape Design Services Can I Choose?

Companies who specialize in landscape design and planning services can help come up with innovative ways to craft a space that is beautiful and functional, as well as provides year-round interest. The design with include the following components of the landscape:

  • Plantings
  • Hardscapes
  • Irrigation
  • Lighting
  • Furnishings
  • Added features such as playgrounds and exercise trails

The landscape design professional you choose to hire will become familiar with your property which will allow them to suggest customizations that will lead to the outcome you desire. During the design phase, the professional should assess the present landscape and comment on any problems in relation to erosion, drainage, and overall health and attractiveness. They will also choose plants that will work best with your design and look for opportunities to add features that will enrich the property. 

Commercial landscape design is a vital part to any commercial property. It can help draw the eye of potential clients and create a positive image for your company. If you are looking to upgrade your landscape, add to your current one, or are building a new business that needs landscaping, contact Bluegrass Landscape and Snow Management at (314) 770-2828. We will assist you in whatever project you are looking to fulfill!