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Get your fall color planted

September 18, 2018
Even though we're still in 90-degree days, we can feel fall in the air and know the seasons are changing. It's time to get in sync with the autumn colors and plants...

The change in seasons means changes in your lawn care

September 13, 2018
The calendar may still say summer. But after Labor Day, the thermometer reads fall-like, especially in overnight temperatures which slow plant growth and signal autumn is...

Landscapes work for us everyday

September 04, 2018
  Even though we usually think about the sweat equity we, as busy weed-pulling and lawn-mowing humans invest in them, our landscapes do labor for us. This...

How you can refresh your patio for the holiday weekend

August 29, 2018
                    If you're gearing up for Labor Day...

The telling signs of heat stress on the produce in your garden

August 22, 2018
  This growing season has had more than its share of heat-filled days. Our hot days and warm evenings don't always grow the best veggies. Tomatoes, in...

Get a head start on Spring

August 13, 2018
  Plant now to give plants a head start next spring. Late summer and early fall provide us with a great time to add plants in our yards. Most of the real heat...

Refresh your garden with mid-season color

August 08, 2018
By early August, some annual flowers have lost their luster and you may also find a gap in perennials that are in bloom. Now is a prime time to refresh garden areas with...

Need a landscaper? 5 things to look for in a landscape company

July 30, 2018
Photo by David Lauer Photography Landscapes are an extension of your home to be enjoyed throughout the seasons. Though it adds value, it is a big investment. It is important...

Dress up your patio for the holiday

July 02, 2018
  By the 4th of July, we're into the backyard grilling and entertaining season and we want our decks and patios to look nice when we entertain. A tried-and-true way...

Designscapes Colorado featured in The New York Times

June 27, 2018
Our CEO, Phil Steinhauer, spoke to The New York Times about the problems and challenges with relying on the H-2B visa program lottery system for our seasonal team members....

Happy Pollinator Week

June 19, 2018
Once again, Governor Hickenlooper has officially proclaimed the third week of June - next week - to be Pollinator Week in Colorado. If you would like to make your yard more inviting to...

6 reasons why you should not over-react to the brown spots in your lawn

June 11, 2018
This heat wave in the 90-degree range looks like it will be with us for at least another week and many are concerned about what this means for their lawns. Some are showing signs...