Three Ways to Make Your Parking Lot’s Landscaping Last Longer

Shopping center parking lots face a lot of damage. Any grassy medians will be walked across, plants will be trampled, and rainstorms cause a mess that needs immediate maintenance. While lots of traffic is still good for you and your tenants’ business, it can still be a headache to deal with the constant maintenance. If[…]

2 Key Questions to Ask Before Installing a New Irrigation System

So you are in the market for a new irrigation system, but you have never gone through the process of buying and installing one before? Not to worry! There is plenty of helpful information available on how to find the right professional contractor to install a new system for you. In this post, we will[…]

Good Seasonal Plants For The Coming Months

Summer is a great time to change up the flowering landscapes on your commercial property. More people are walking by, and new flowers make your business seem perky. It will create interest and may be even attract customers. There are a wide range flowers to install this time of year that are sure to please[…]

When Should You Have Hedges Trimmed?

Summer, especially wet summers, can make the hedges at your commercial property go wild. Lush leaves and baby twigs can loom over your paths and generally make your landscape look overgrown. This is never pleasant for your customers. It is also bad for the health of your hedges. Dead branches and leaves invite bugs and[…]

Why Change Up The Landscape At Your Shopping Center

Things have been going just fine at your shopping center. The craziness of holiday rush and excessive customers is well behind you. Things have slowed down just enough while still bringing in customers at a steady rate. Why mess with a good thing? Well, now is the perfect time to update your shopping center landscape,[…]

How To Best Prepare Your Property for Summer

Summer is your property’s time to shine. The flowers are vividly colored, the grass is lush, and the weather is bringing people outside. This can be your establishment’s best advertisement. If you take advantage of the season, your business will thank you. So, how do you prepare? 1. Seasonal Flowers Our state has a fine[…]

Become More Successful By Changing Your Attitude

Our attitude is the one thing that we have complete control over in all aspects of our daily lives. There are several steps towards a positive attitude that will not only help us in our personal and professional lives but will lead to an overall more productive and rewarding life. Our attitude is essentially a[…]

Getting the Most Out of Additional Features

Every townhouse and apartment complex sports a few features to attract new tenants. Little playgrounds, basketball courts, pools or water features are small investments with big returns. Although these additions are a plus, they must be maintained or they will stop returning dividends. The landscaping around these features can make them last as long as[…]

Strategic Landscaping for Pool Areas

Pools are extremely popular at apartment complexes and townhouse properties. It’s an easy way to make your property appealing to potential tenants, especially in our warm North Carolina climate. Although tenants enjoy constant pool access in the summer, you still have to maintain them. Your choice of landscape around the pool can make maintenance much[…]

The Foundation of a Successful Business

“Work for yourself. You get to wear what you want, work when you want, and make the decisions you want.” This idea sounds exciting, but these statements are not sufficient enough to be the foundation of a successful company. Building a business requires sacrifice and hard work. Business owners sacrifice sleep, job security, time with[…]

Stand Out and Create a Safe Environment for Your Tenants

Spring has sprung, and many home owners’ associations (HOA’s) are just itching to start planting. Who can blame them? The weather is warming up, the ground is wet, and the flowers are blooming. However, in all the excitement, it is easy to overlook other important components like hardscapes. Why should you think of hardscapes this[…]