Residential

Holiday Lighting…LED’s

November 30, 2012
The holidays are upon us, so lets talk about lighting, specifically LED lights.  The LED (Light Emitting Diode) systems have some significant advantages over traditional holiday lights....

Preserving the Beauty of Fall Foliage

October 26, 2012
The Fall season brings out so many beautiful colors, so lets take a look at some tree species that display this Autumn glow.  Of course we have to start with Maples.  Maples are the...

Landscape Maintenance for Fall

October 05, 2012
Landscape maintenance in Colorado is really important this time of year.  Here at Designscapes Colorado we have put together a quick and easy guide to fall maintenance.  Plants are...

Planting Bulbs in the Fall

October 04, 2012
Bulb planting season is officially here!  September through November is the ideal time of year to plant bulbs for spring.  Temperatures this time of year are in the 40 degree range which is...

Featured in Today’s Denver Post

May 30, 2012
Did you see today’s Denver Post (denverpost.com)?  There is a wonderful story written by Colleen O’Connell and photography by Karl Gehring that you can view at: ...

Plant Select Plants 2012

May 18, 2012
Looking For Something New in the Garden? After our industry’s trade show, the ProGreen Expo (progreen.com) every winter, I always look forward to using some of the new Plant Select...

2011 ALCC Excellence in Landscape Awards

February 22, 2012
Designscapes Colorado receives 8 Excellence in Landscaping Awards by the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado (ALCC) for 2011, including 2 Grand Awards. This is a large...

Designscapes Colorado wins Contractor of the Year!

December 16, 2011
We are very proud to announce that on December 1, Designscapes Colorado was awarded two awards from ASLA Colorado, including the prestigious ‘ Contractor of the Year ‘ award. This...

Designscapes Colorado Wins Top Honors

May 10, 2010
DESIGNSCAPES COLORADO, a Denver- based design/landscape and maintenance business  for the past 18 years, received two Grand Awards for Use of Color-Annuals, for two distinct home projects...

Channel 7: Seasonal Accents

October 05, 2009
Phil will show viewers some creative ways to accent their homes by using nature’s beauty.  There are so many items that people can use from their own yards!  Items such as gourds,...

Channel 7: Hummingbird Feeder from an Old Coke Bottle

July 27, 2009
Hummingbird Feeder from an Old Coke Bottle (Summarized from article originally printed in Birds & Blooms) Materials Needed: 1.  Glass Bottle (less than 375 ml and that will have...

Channel 7: Great Gifts for Gardeners

November 24, 2008
With the holidays quickly approaching and the day after Thanksgiving the biggest shopping day of the year, there are some great gift ideas for gardeners. Phil will show the viewer’s...