Shopping Center Maintenance: Make A Schedule Of It

Shopping centers are really labor-intensive endeavors. You have to attend to the insurance and rents, and you have to deal with keeping up the appearance of the buildings. One of the most important things you can do is create a schedule for your landscaping company to come to your center to maintain it regularly. There are[…]

Why You Should Invest In Commercial Landscaping Construction

 In the heart of winter, it can be hard to think of the lawn of your multifamily properties. After all, fewer flowers bloom now and the grass stops growing. Your landscape, however, can still need a refreshing. It needs a perk or two to get through the Christmas break. This is where landscaping construction comes[…]

How to Start Adding Hardscaping to Your Commercial Landscapes

Hardscaping is a great choice for commercial landscaping for several reasons. The two primary reasons are that: Hardscaping requires far less water usage than traditional landscapes. Many parts of the country are suffering from semi-permanent droughts, and almost every county has a few rules about irrigation water use. Not only is water the lawn expensive, especially[…]

2 Different Cracks in Your Hardscaping and What They Mean

When landscaping needs a bit of help, the signs are usually visible. Yellowing grass tells you it needs water, and deep cracks in the soil say the same thing. Odd depressions in the grass and unexpected mud will alert your landscaping team about problems with the irrigation. The surrounding plants also have various signs and[…]

3 Reasons Why Your Hardscape Maintenance Should Include Washing

Hardscapes need less water, and that’s good for your business’s budget. That doesn’t mean that hardscapes don’t need any water. In fact, like with a foundation you want to settle, letting adequate moisture seep into the ground keeps rocky platforms from shifting and the soil from eroding. But your hardscape also needs to be pressure[…]

How to Start Adding Hardscaping to Your Commercial Landscapes

Hardscaping is a great choice for commercial landscaping for several reasons. The two primary reasons are that: Hardscaping requires far less water usage than traditional landscapes. Many parts of the country are suffering from semi-permanent droughts, and almost every county has a few rules about irrigation water use. Not only is water the lawn expensive, especially[…]

3 Reasons Why Your Hardscape Maintenance Should Include Washing

Hardscapes need less water, and that’s good for your business’s budget. That doesn’t mean that hardscapes don’t need any water. In fact, like with a foundation you want to settle, letting adequate moisture seep into the ground keeps rocky platforms from shifting and the soil from eroding. But your hardscape also needs to be pressure[…]

How Irrigation Systems Can Reduce Maintenance Costs

An irrigation system is an essential element for feature-based landscaping. If green lawns and lush plants are a primary factor in your commercial lot’s curb appeal, then a manually handled watering schedule is inviting disaster. But even if landscaping isn’t your property’s primary highlight, a reliable irrigation system is a great investment. Here’s how that[…]

Trees and Irrigation Systems Don’t Always Mix: Preventative Steps for Long-Term Irrigation

Trees do a lot for every property. They add a lot of curb appeal and beauty that prospective tenants are looking for, especially in an apartment complex and multi-family residential properties. They provide shade and mitigate flooding after heavy rains. They can even lock down the soil so you have to do less erosion maintenance.[…]

Three Important Landscaping Additions for Every Office Complex

No matter what commercial property you own, the gap between tenants is costly. Different market groups need different incentives to both rent space at your property and stay as long-term tenants. Franchises and restaurants, for example, value clean landscaping around parking lots and clear, navigable paths. Every store wants inviting landscaping that makes the entranceway[…]

What Are the Benefits of Bundling Your Irrigation and Landscaping Services?

Property maintenance has a lot of moving parts. Landscaping, hardscaping, irrigation systems, and concrete refinishing are just a few of the exterior concerns. But if you can combine services to just a few companies, you can better integrate your exterior maintenance and plan fixed expenses. Here are two reasons to bundle your irrigation and landscaping[…]

3 Reasons to Professionally Install Irrigation Systems

Commercial irrigation needs expert attention. A wide variety of local ordinances can prohibit different types of systems, the amount of water flow, and even how close sprinkler heads can be to public buildings. If you’re a property manager or you own commercial buildings out of the state, you don’t have time to check individual circumstances.[…]