Month: April 2021

Why Get Experts In Commercial Water Management

Commercial water management systems are important for most businesses. They are part of the infrastructure that makes your business possible. Most importantly, they keep your water bill manageable. In order to get the most out of it, you should hire experts to install your system. There are three reasons why.

Why Get Experts In Commercial Water Management

New Tech

Water management has come a long way since dams and levees. There are timers for sprinklers, special drip lines, and all sorts of other technological wonders that can be brought to bear on your water management systems. Expert landscapers will know what mechanical arts can be applied to your property and which will bring you the most return on your investment.

Range Of Experience

Every property has its own quirks that require some special tweak to the usual irrigation routine. Someone with a lot of experience with many commercial properties will know what those tweaks could be. These experts will also have the training to recognize new and unusual circumstances so that they can accommodate your company’s particular needs.

Technical Know-how

Installing things, even something as seemingly simple as a French drain, takes specialized knowledge. That’s important to know because the consequences of doing it incorrectly can be costly, including flooding your business and high utility bills. A water management expert has been trained on how to put in a variety of irrigation systems, and that person can be called to account if they make an expensive mistake. You can be sure that your system will work as advertised when you hire an expert.

Fortunately, Metro Lawn Care in Dallas cares deeply about saving your company money on its utility bills. We specialize in commercial landscaping, including irrigation services and commercial water management, and have 34 years of experience in serving our community. Contact us if you want more information on this or any other commercial landscaping subject.

Modern Landscaping for your Business Space

Modern design is rising in popularity, anywhere it can be seen. With good use of space, aesthetically appealing design, and a contemporary feel -landscaping is also following suit.

Modern Landscaping for your Business SpaceIn the big picture of modernism, features like sharp lines, clean edges, symmetry, and minimalism are used. It may seem odd to place something as wild and free as nature into these categories. Yet, with the right designs and execution, modern landscaping is stunning.

Places like commercial areas, offices, shopping centers, and overall architectural design are moving in this direction. Landscaping alongside these structures can be achieved with a few key factors being used. Read to see what elements modern landscaping includes to see if it’s a good fit for your space:

The elements of modern landscaping 

1. Material

Modern landscaping uses fewer materials used to create the look or design. A good example is the use of concrete. It provides a very neutral tone and a clean look. Concrete can be used for walkways and structures but also works well for flower beds and planters. Woods and metals are then used for accent looks and added design. Modern landscaping bypasses brightly colored planters or mixing of materials and plastics.

2. Symmetrical forms

Symmetry plays a primary role in landscaping and applies to many parts of the appearance. An example would be the same number of trees on each side of a walkway, evenly spaced, or the same planter with the same potted plants on each side of a front door. It may sound a bit monotonous but it adds to a sense of equal-ness and balance seen in the more modern look.

3. Clean Design

There is definitely a certain design element when creating modern landscaping. This will include elements like sharp angles, geometric designs, open spaces, and an uncluttered look. These design choices can be used for the planters used, how far apart the plants are placed, keeping areas well-kept, and plants trimmed.

4. Plants

The plants used in modern landscaping can still vary. Considering things like the local weather, where the plants are located on the property, their needs, and of course personal tastes. Working to achieve the modern look though, you can include plants that are straighter or narrowed, versus plants that grow outwards or wildly. Plants that are more natural in color will likely fit in more and also including plants in pairs or symmetrically placed. Having some variety can absolutely be used, and paired with the other elements of modern landscaping will help achieve the modern design.

Upgraded modern landscaping is sure to look amazing in your commercial space, let Metro Lawn Care make it happen by contacting us today.