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Welcome to the Designscapes Colorado news and blog. We will discuss landscaping news as well as sharing insider tips from our landscaping experts. You can leave a comment or question and communicate directly with our professional staff.

Game Plan “ Sustainable Landscape”

February 10th, 2016

As the population increases people use more resources and generate more waste which consequently leads to legal restriction being enforced on landscape design and maintenance.  Having the ability to define the indefinite behavior for environmental quality, restoration habits, and energy … Continue reading

More Than A Porch Light

February 8th, 2016

We’re about five weeks away from when we re-set the clocks and spring forward into longer days.  For many, the extended daylight hours brighten our spirits and get us in the mood for spring. With outdoor living season just around the … Continue reading

Time for Snow Removal

February 5th, 2016

How many times have you been shoveling snow and either slipped on ice and hurt your back, injured your tailbone or even twisted your ankle.  Too often we seem to throw on our winter coats, wrap up with scarfs, strap … Continue reading

A Busy Winter for Rodents

February 2nd, 2016

There can often be a lot of nibbling going on beneath the serene snowscape in your yard.  Snow hides hungry rodents such as voles, mice and even rabbits who spend the winter chewing away the bark from shrubs and even … Continue reading

2016 Popular Trendy Garden Ideas

January 29th, 2016

Garden and Landscape Designers shaping our industry has provided an unfolding report on 2016 Gardening Trends.  The Garden Media Group released the 2016 Gardening Trends Report “Syncing with Nature”. Become a modernist and get involved in the conservation movement to … Continue reading

A Healthy Environment Starts in Your Yard

January 26th, 2016

  We generally use our yard as a place for relaxation, children and pet play areas, family gatherings and for some, a blissful seclusion from the busy world we live in.  But were you aware that your lawn provides a host of impressive environmental … Continue reading

Gearing Up for Spring

January 25th, 2016

Last year’s growing season left everyone more than a bit frustrated. The November 2014 freeze killed, stunned or damaged plant material that had to be removed or pruned. Next, the Mother’s Day snowstorm along the Front Range and the atypical … Continue reading

2015 Reflections from Designscapes Colorado

January 20th, 2016

Welcome to the Designscapes Colorado 2015 Company Reflections. 2015 was an extremely triumphant year for Designscapes with lots of awards, career training and recruitment as well as exciting company events. Check out how exceptional our year went! PRESIDENT – CEO … Continue reading

Take New Year’s Resolutions Outdoors

January 18th, 2016

We’re all making resolutions about what we want to be and do in 2016. So remember to include your own gardening/outdoor experience.  It’s not on our minds now, but when spring hits, it will be. Whether we get our hands in the … Continue reading

Insects: Beneficial vs Harmful

January 15th, 2016

Spring and summer is right around the corner and your landscape is desiring attention.  Make sure and keep it healthy by following a few tips that may surprise you.  Beneficial and harmful insects are already making their place in your … Continue reading