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Why Businesses Should Hire Professional Landscapers

Why Businesses Should Hire Professional Landscapers

Professional Landscapers Businesses should hire professional landscapers in order to make their places look and feel more inviting to current and potential customers. Beauty sells. Just like clothing companies try and choose the most attractive models to don their clothing creations, businesses should strive to pick the right/best landscaper in their region to make their place look attractive to the people they want to attract.

First Impressions

Imagine walking into a building where the lawns are nicely cut, the plants and flowers are cared for, and everything is “colorful and in order.” Now imagine walking into a building where no one has tended to the flower beds in years. There are weeds everywhere. Cracked sidewalks are surrounded by dead or dying trees of odd shapes and sizes. Not as inviting, right? How the exterior of your business looks says a lot about your business.

Proper Layout

A professional landscaper knows what kind of plants and trees grow well in a certain area. “Does this ornamental plant make sense for the D.C. area?” is something they’d know. Where should a bench be placed on the property so that people will use and enjoy it? How tall should that bench be? How long should it be? There are a million little details that go into creating an attractive and useful landscaped environment surrounding a business/building.

Time to Do it Right

Most business owners have neither the time nor the inclination to plan and build and maintain their own landscaping. That’s exactly why hiring a professional landscaping company makes sense. Plus, when “done right” the first time, expect the landscaping to last a long time. Amateurs make a lot of costly mistakes. “Oh, that plant died? We’ll have to replace it and we’ll try another species and see if it ‘sticks,’” is not what you want to hear. One of the best reasons to employ professionals is that they know what works and what doesn’t work, and they get the job done right the first time. And they– or a company they know– can maintain the landscaping even years later.

In Maryland and the Greater D.C. region, choose to use Vista Pro for your business landscaping needs; use our contact page here.

Which Outdoor Additions Provide the Best Returns on Investment?

Which Outdoor Additions Provide the Best Returns on Investment?

Summertime is the best time of the year to spend outdoors in this part of the country. That said, it helps if you’ve got some cool outdoor additions to your property, and it’s even better when those additions add value to it. What are some of the outdoor additions providing the best ROI (return on… Continue Reading

Reasons to Have a Garden Built by a Professional Landscaper

Reasons to Have a Garden Built by a Professional Landscaper

Gardens are typically beautiful, as long as they’re planned well and someone cares for them over time, right? What are some reasons to have your garden built by a professional landscaper, like someone from Vista Pro Landscape & Design? Idea Generators For starters, professional landscape designers are great at generating ideas about what a garden… Continue Reading

The Importance of Leaf Removal

The Importance of Leaf Removal

If you’ve ever walked around a forest, under tall trees, you’d notice there isn’t grass growing there, right? That’s because all those trees had their leaves fall to the ground where they created what’s essentially a “no grow zone” for grass. For grass to grow, it needs light. When a whole bunch of leaves cover… Continue Reading

Outdoor Additions That Could Add Value to Your Home

Outdoor Additions That Could Add Value to Your Home

“Outdoor living” is a trend that has been catching on during the past few years. More and more people are taking their kitchen and living room outdoors, in a manner of speaking, such that backyard patios and porches and sunrooms and more are the new norm. What are some outdoor options that can add value… Continue Reading