During these cooler winter months, it's common for our area to experience a blast of colder air, accompanied by strong winds. Although the colder air might be a welcome change, strong and gusty winds can wreak havoc on unprepared commercial properties, resulting in significant property damage. In today's LMC blog post, we look at exactly how strong winds can impact an unprepared commercial property, and how LMC can help your site be prepared.
Texas is home to many tree types, but few are as popular among local homeowners as crepe myrtles. They offer stunning beauty for many months of the year while also providing valuable shade. While many residential properties feature crepe myrtles, not all receive good care or maintenance. In today's Embark blog post, we look at some of the basic facts homeowners should know about their crepe myrtle trees and the proper way to maintain their health and beauty throughout the year.
The start of a new year is often a time of reflection and action as people and companies look to make improvements and perform long-overdue maintenance. Just like people and businesses, commercial properties can also benefit from New Year improvements and maintenance. In today's LMC blog post, we look at a few ways you can help your commercial property thrive in the new year for lasting health, beauty, and strength.
On many commercial properties in Texas, especially those with abundant shade, it's common to find groundcover plants as they provide curb appeal while requiring less maintenance than other plants. However, groundcover plants can be a negative addition to your commercial property if they're planted in the wrong area. In today's LMC blog post, we look at some of the pros and cons of groundcover plants and what might work best your property.
As we near the end of the calendar year, many businesses and commercial property owners are reviewing and finalizing budgets for the next year. While routine landscape maintenance is a normal budget item, it may also be time to consider adding landscape improvements into next year's budget for proactive reasons.
As the holiday season approaches, commercial properties will likely see an uptick in customers and guests, which can be great for business and revenue. However, it's essential that your property be as safe as it is welcoming to customers. Having a safe commercial property can result in a reduction in accidents, injuries, and liability claims for businesses. In today's LMC blog post, we look at a few ways you can have a safer commercial property this holiday season.
If you've worked or lived next to an area under construction, you know that construction projects can generate a lot of noise, debris, and even traffic delays. However, nearby construction can also result in damage to your own property, specifically the trees on your property. In today's LMC post, we look at three ways your own commercial or residential property could be harmed by neighboring construction projects, and what can be done to protect your trees from harm.
Getting a new commercial property can be an exciting opportunity, whether you're upgrading to a larger space, opening a second location, or moving to a more strategic area. However, if you're not careful, buying a new commercial property can also come with hidden risks that could lead to unexpected costs or even liability issues. In today's LMC blog post, we'll look at a few risks that you should definitely look for before you buy or move into your new commercial space to help eliminate risk factors.
Now that we are (slowly) saying goodbye to the brutal summer weather, this is the time when growth slows down on commercial properties and trees and landscape properties can get a chance to recover. The big question is how much and what kind of care does a commercial property need in the fall? While commercial trees and landscapes might not need the constant maintenance and care as in the summer months, there are still several important areas to monitor and services to perform in order to promote good property health through the fall.
Becoming a homeowner means having a whole new set of responsibilities regarding maintenance and repairs on a home or property. While some projects are fine for homeowners to handle on their own, such as painting or cleaning gutters, other projects are best left to professionals to handle for safety and accuracy issues. Examples of this might include electrical repairs, plumbing issues, roof replacement, and tree diagnosis and treatment.