Category Archives: Outdoor Fireplaces & Fire Pits

Getting to Know Designscapes

  Designscapes Colorado, Inc. was incorporated in 1992 and owned by Phil Steinhauer — and today is regionally recognized as a premiere design, construction, and maintenance firm serving both residential and commercial properties. Today, Designscapes Colorado is operating in a … Continue reading

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What are the Benefits of Hiring a Professional Landscape Design Company?

    Landscaping is a unique balance of enhancing the natural features outside your home to create an environment that is both attractive and functional.   Trying to self-create these features can generate a multitude of pitfalls you initially might … Continue reading

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Bright Ideas with Outdoor Lighting

You’ve trimmed and pruned all your plantings, aerated your lawn, installed all the new age landscape features known to man and now what??  You’ve worked diligently to cultivate and refine your magnificent landscape so there is no reason why it should be masked … Continue reading

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Easter Lilies 101

March is the month for Easter and all of its oodles of festivities.  There is nothing more traditional to the Easter holiday then egg decorating and hunts, gift baskets, chocolate bunnies, parades and Easter Lilies.  But do you know how … Continue reading

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And the 2016 Elite Elevating Excellence Award Goes To…

We are proud to announce our Designscapes Colorado Residential Divisional Manager, Charlene Farley Chacon has won the 2016 Elite (Elevating the Landscape Industry through Excellence) Award from the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado (ALCC).  She was presented with the People’s … Continue reading

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2016 Popular Trendy Garden Ideas

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

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Take New Year’s Resolutions Outdoors

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

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Extend your Outdoor Living Season

Nice weather this week has been a reminder that fall can be glorious in Colorado.  There are many great days ahead to enjoy outdoor living even when there’s a chill in the air. The key to extending outdoor enjoyment beyond … Continue reading

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Fires in the Fall

                      As the summer winds down and the weather turns cooler, many people search for a way to enjoy their outdoor living space. One great way to enjoy the outdoors … Continue reading

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Landscapes in South Metro Denver

In April of this year, the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado handed out their annual landscape awards.  Many of the award winning landscapes are located in the South Metro area of Denver.  These areas have remained a hotbed for landscape … Continue reading

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