When a commercial property owner is in need of Commercial Landscape Services, they'll often request bids from multiple companies and landscape contractors. Unfortunately, some businesses make the mistake of believing the cheapest option is always the best one. The reality is that commercial properties can and often do suffer because of poor care by amateur landscape contractors that low-bid on projects.
No matter how much we prepare and protect our home or business during hurricane season, there will always be areas of our property that remain vulnerable to damages from hurricane-force winds and heavy rainfall. For example, our trees can be severely damaged or completely uprooted because of hurricane-force winds and torrential rainfall. Tree damage can have a significant financial impact to property owners, through the loss of valuable shade, decreased property value, increased utility bills, and even damages to nearby properties and structures.
Some of the challenges that come with owning a commercial property are finding ways for the business to stand out from nearby companies, and attracting customers or visitors on a regular basis. While flags and banners might work at attracting attention, they don't last long and can quickly become a property eyesore. A more effective approach would be to transform the look of a commercial site through a few simple landscape improvements.
Companies across the world are beginning to see the importance and impact of adopting sustainable, or environmentally friendly business practices in the workplace. As companies strive to become more "green" and promote the environment through various business initiatives, there is often one area overlooked in terms of sustainability: commercial landscapes. A sustainable commercial landscape can provide numerous ways for companies to protect the environment while also saving money and resources.
Soil is the lifeline of a property, and commercial properties are only as healthy and stable as the soil surrounding trees, plants, and grass. However, many commercial property owners may be completely unaware that their soil is unhealthy until it's too late, and their property's healthy, beauty, and value suffers. Today's blog post looks at three signs that property soil might be unhealthy, and how these can be corrected with the services of a professional landscape company.
When a commercial site is developed for office, retail, or industrial use, the commercial property itself doesn't become beautiful and healthy on its own. Commercial landscapes take a great deal of time and effort to maintain and protect as there are a number of factors that can impact them in a negative way, hurting growth and beauty. Today's blog post looks at four tips to having a healthy commercial property this year.
A beautiful and vibrant commercial property attracts customers and tenants, but maintaining this throughout the year can be difficult. Houston's long periods of hot and humid weather can make it challenge to have healthy and lush lawns and landscapes, particularly during periods of drought or low rainfall. Without the right kind of care, commercial property owners may face spending more time and money having grass and plants removed and replaced because of drought or heat damage.
Houston, like most of the country, has experienced a milder winter than in years past. While this might be great for people who don't enjoy cold weather, it's not necessarily the best situation for our landscapes, lawns, or trees. They use the cooler winter months to enter their dormant season and recover from the grueling spring and summer growing periods. In today's blog post, we look at the many ways Houston's mild winter has impacted commercial properties, and how LMC can help promote property health before spring arrives.
Commercial real estate is an important investment, which means that protecting commercial properties should start with proactive care and maintenance. One of the most common threats to commercial property health comes from weeds. Invasive weed growth can quickly take over a commercial property, jeopardizing the immediate and long-term health and value of the property. In today's blog post, we look at three ways to prevent weed growth on commercial properties and protect property health.
First impressions matter greatly, especially in the world of commercial property management. Commercial property managers need landscapes, trees, and lawns that reflect the professionalism and quality of their own business if they want to attract customers, leasing tenants, or even good employees.