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Tip of the Week: Help your plants beat the heat

July 15, 2019
The summer heat started later this year, but July is finally earning its reputation as the hottest month of the year. if your plants have been thriving as a result of early summer...

Tip of the Week: Use tech to save water and money

July 08, 2019
July is Smart Irrigation Month . It's also a peak month for outdoor water use and a good time to make sure you're using irrigation efficiently. Consider using smart technology...

Tip of the Week: Cycle and Soak Your Landscape

July 01, 2019
Now that temperatures are finally heating up in Colorado, it's time to think about how to water your landscape sufficiently yet efficiently. Water providers and sustainability experts talk...

Designscapes Colorado Ranked No. 76 on LM150 List of the Largest Landscape Companies

June 28, 2019
LM150 list, published by national trade publication Landscape Management, represents approximately the top 1 percent of landscape industry companies.  ...

Tip of the Week: Turn your yard waste into "black gold"

June 24, 2019
Before you throw away those coffee grounds and grass clippings, did you know you can use them to make your garden grow? According to the US EPA, food and yard waste make up about...

Tip of the Week: Welcome the birds and bees to your landscape

June 17, 2019
Colorado is growing by leaps and bounds, and with new development, we can lose natural habitat for pollinators. But you can provide habitat with your own pollinator-friendly landscape....

Five ways you can turn your backyard into the perfect getaway

May 24, 2019
Take a moment and imagine your dream getaway. Perhaps you're lounging poolside with your favorite drink, or maybe you and loved ones are gathered around a campfire roasting hot dogs,...

Ornamental grasses for visual relief

May 09, 2019
Ornamental grasses are so versatile. "There are so many different colors, and a lot have changing fall colors: orange to gold to red. They have year-round interest: color in summer and...

Designscapes Colorado makes it onto the top 100 list

May 09, 2019
Each year, Lawn & Landscape, a landscape industry publication publishes their top 100 list. This list includes the top 100 companies in the United States and Canada who have earned the...

An orchard on Arbor Day to expand the garden at Clayton Early Learning

April 26, 2019
At Designscapes Colorado, Arbor Day reminds us of our indefinite commitment to make a more beautiful and healthy environment for all. Since 1992, we have planted over 75,000 trees....

Happy Earth Day! 3 tips to protect the Earth and put money in your pocket

April 22, 2019
  Earth day is only once a year, but these tips are timeless. It is important that we take steps now to reduce our carbon footprint because our environment is the most...

Designscapes Colorado wins HGTV Ultimate Outdoor Awards Editor's Pick

April 19, 2019
It was a fierce competiton. Designscapes Colorado competed with firms across the country for HGTV's Ultimate Outdoor Awards competition. Our project, "A Tranquil Retreat in...