Month: May 2016

Commercial Landscaping Can Enhance Your Business

For a business owner, a positive first impression is everything and commercial landscaping will help a business achieve a positive and long-lasting first impression. The outside of the business is just as important as what takes place on the inside. Commercial landscaping services will help any business give the exterior a personalized look. When considering marketing strategies for a business, the look and appeal of the property is very important and commercial landscaping should be part of the strategy.

Commercial Landscaping Can Enhance Your Business

Let’s discuss three ways commercial landscaping can enhance your business.

1. Curb appeal means everything and putting your businesses best foot forward will go a long way to attracting new and retaining existing customers. Commercial landscaping services demonstrates to perspective and existing customers the owner is detail oriented and appreciate the quality and aesthetics the landscaping provides. A nicely landscaped property will show clients they care and that level of caring will extend to the clients and their needs.

2. A nicely landscaped business is part of the branding of that business and those walking or driving by will take notice. A nicely landscaped property is considered environmentally friendly as landscaping will help filter pollutants from the air, provide shade in urban areas, reduce erosion into waterways and influence the micro-climate around a building.

3. Landscaping the surroundings with natural elements will help increase efficiency and promote productivity which translates to more business success. Landscaped areas give employees an area to relax and de-stress and that helps to create a happier work environment.

If you have any questions about commercial landscaping, please contact us and find out what we can do for you.

Water Management Is Intergral To Landscape Maintenance

Water Management is a necessity in North Texas, as water regulations and requirements for both business and residential customers continue to change. Unpredictable water availability experienced by water consumers, as a result of drought and flooding results in equally unpredictable oversight techniques for water conservation and utilization.

Water Management Is Intergral To Landscape Maintenance

Businesses in particular are susceptible to fluctuations in prices and fees associated with water usage on their properties. Fortunately, Dallas Water Utilities provides several free tools to mitigate business losses due to costs associated with water, particularly as a result of landscape efficiency, including:

  • Water Efficiency Rebates
  • Water Use Assessments
  • Irrigation System Check-ups

However, dependence on water utilities for adequate business water budgeting and usage efficacy must be supplemented with an internal water management protocol for best results. Some issues to be addressed include:

  • Staff education for water conservation and emergency shut-off procedures
  • Water bill monitoring
  • Regular checks of potential water waste issues, such as leaks and valves in need of repair
  • Targeted water conservation goal setting

Metro Lawn Care works hand-in-hand with water utilities to provide a variety of services to commercial, industrial and institutional customers. Decades of customer service in the Dallas area makes us uniquely qualified to professionally care for landscaping throughout the city, with a complete battery of services, including:

  • Landscape construction, design and maintenance
  • Drainage Mitigation
  • Irrigation installation and maintenance
  • Chemical solutions for fertilization, weed and insect control and soil remediation

Contact our professional team to access the most modern and advanced solutions to your water management needs. Our experts stand ready to provide a grounds maintenance quote to meet every requirement, specific to your business water utilization and landscaping concerns.