Need Sustainable Shopping Tips?

December 09, 2013
Garden centers are a festive place to shop Have you thought about plants and gardening-related gifts for people on your shopping list this year?   Stopping by the local garden...

Holiday Lighting, Why Hire a Professional?

December 05, 2013
Why should I hire a professional to install landscape lighting this holiday season?  This is a question you may be asking yourself as the traditional holiday season draws near.  There a few...

Why LED Holiday Lighting?

November 08, 2013
With the holiday season fast approaching, lets talk about lighting, specifically LED lights.  The LED (Light Emitting Diode) systems have some significant advantages over traditional...

Time to Hang Your Holiday Lights!

November 08, 2013
Make your home shimmer Holiday lighting is a top trend in seasonal holiday décor.   Lighting makes any home festive and the process doesn’t have to be complicated.  Stand...

Outdoor Lighting for Events

October 18, 2013
Permanent Landscape Lighting Installation Here is an example of event landscape lighting found at

Landscapes in South Metro Denver

September 23, 2013
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...

Halloween Landscape Lighting

September 23, 2013
Holiday landscape lighting doesn’t have to be limited to just Christmas.  Lighting up your landscape at Halloween can have a dramatic effect on whatever Halloween theme you choose....

Artful Landscape

August 30, 2013
Sometimes the most wonderful spaces are in unexpected places.  Nestled in Greenwood Village Colorado is a spectacularly unique landscape that fuses fine art with the art of landscape design....

Designscapes Colorado is proud to sponsor the inaugural Newman Awards

August 26, 2013
Designscapes Colorado is proud to sponsor the first annual Robert & Judi Newman Awards for excellence in classical and traditional design.  The awards have been established in...

What does it mean to be a member of ALCC?

August 12, 2013
As a member of The Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado, Designscapes Colorado is proud to uphold the best management practices of the landscape industry, and to provide the best...

Is Your Yard Safe?

July 19, 2013
We think of our yards as the safe haven.     It’s where the dog romps and the kids can run barefoot in the sheer delight of summer.  But the places where little feet and paws step...

Protecting Your Landscape Investment During a Drought

July 03, 2013
A major financial investment for property owners is their landscape.  With all of the hot and dry weather lately, there has been a lot of talk of water restrictions.  We know that...