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Spring Forward - 6 Checklist Items to get your Yard Ready for Spring

March 06, 2020
This weekend we switch to Daylight Savings Time -- don't forget to move your clock an hour forward on Sunday. Even though the official first of spring is March 19, it's...

The ROI of a Quality Landscape Design

February 28, 2020
Your home's landscape offers health and environmental benefits and enhance your community when it is properly planned and installed. This can also lead to an increase in property...

5 Ways That Landscape Design Can Boost Your Home's Safety

February 21, 2020
Keep home safety in mind while planning your landscape. Security professionals and law enforcement often recommend environmental safety measures for homes. A few strategic design...

Designscapes Colorado Featured in Landscape Management's "The Big One: Keepin' it Classic"

February 20, 2020
Photo by Derek Johnson Visuals In October, our Maintenance team won the  National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) Award of Excellence for Residential Landscape...

Designscapes Colorado Receives 2020 Best of Houzz Design Denver

February 13, 2020
Houzz has announced its Best of Houzz 2020 awardees  and we are honored to be named one of the top-rated professionals in landscape design in Denver. The annual Best of...

Groundbreaking Renovations at Veterans Memorial Park in Commerce City

February 10, 2020
Pictured from left to right: Sheena Kerstiens of DHM Design, Jim Brister of Designscapes Colorado , Mayor Benjamin Huseman, Mayor Pro Tem Nicole Frank, Councilman Jose Guardiola, and...

We Can Plant 4 Months From Today! Take these 3 Steps to Prep Your Garden.

February 03, 2020
Gar dening in Colorado is a tough job. We can’t plant until mid-May due to frost, plants may be hailed out in June and it could snow in September. Still, we plant,...

Why Winter Watering is Important

January 24, 2020
Whoo! Along the Front Range, this weekends weather forecast will be in the mild 50's. In addition to your weekend ventures and festivities, it is a great time to drag out the hose...

As Featured in Colorado Homes & Lifestyles: Your 2020 Landscape Design Resolution

January 23, 2020
Avoid having a landscape panic attack this spring by reading Designscapes Colorado's  CH&L Insider  feature. Our Owner and Landscape Architect, Phil Steinhauer and...

3 ways to bring home texture, color and movement to your yard during the winter

January 21, 2020
Even in the cold, snow and dreariness of January, there’s actually a lot of seasonal color and interest to capture the eye outside. It may not be in your yard – but it could be!...

Tip of the week: A New Year's Resolution to try for 2020

January 20, 2020
While you're making lists and setting goals for 2020, why not make some outdoor plans as well? Is there an outdoor living space you want to create or a dreary corner you want...

Stay Trendy: 5 Landscape Design Trends for 2020

January 16, 2020
The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) have announced the top landscape design trends of 2020. The new year (and decade) is a great opportunity to craft an outdoor...