Vote Lifescape for Outstanding Water Feature

Posted on July 19th, 2017 by
Outstanding Water Feature

We are happy to announce that we are up for the National Association of Landscaping Professionals People’s Choice Award for Outstanding Water Feature on Houzz! We won a grand award last year for this project, so let’s do it again this year!

Please go and vote for Lifescape’s water feature! You can vote at the following link:

http://bit.ly/2u4VZiD

 


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Got Cracked Concrete?

Posted on July 12th, 2017 by
Cracked Concrete

When it comes to designing a stunning backyard that pulls both residents and guests alike to the outdoors, it’s only natural that the landscape plays a leading role. However, a critical component to not overlook is the path that connects the home to key outdoor spaces.

Hardscapes

Hardscapes are the pathways that connect the home to the garden, outdoor entertaining space, and driveway. Although we’re still months away from winter in Colorado, it’s important to consider how materials react to our freeze-thaw climate. Certain materials will crack and create blemishes that take away from the landscape’s beauty. These flaws …
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Designing with Ornamental Grasses

Posted on June 28th, 2017 by
Ornamental Grasses

We have talked about flowers and trees but what about our beautiful grasses? Grass creates the foundation for most of our landscapes and incorporated correctly can be used to create colorful and amazing designs. Ornamental grasses are also a great way to add depth to your designs while keeping water consumption to a minimum.

 Blue Avena

 

This grass adds a great sense of texture and color with its blue foliage and tall flowering spikes. Blue Avena is a drought tolerant grass that can be mass planted or alone for accenting purposes. This is a great grass for a …
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Organics and Your Landscape

Posted on June 21st, 2017 by
Organics

It is no secret that we here at Lifescape pride ourselves on being green and sustainable. One of the many ways our maintenance division continues their commitment to sustainable practices is through the use of organic fertilizers and probiotics.

Probiotics

 

Probiotics are microorganisms used for their beneficial qualities for humans. More recently medicines have been introduced for that sole purpose. But have you heard about plant probiotics? Just as humans can benefit from the good bacteria, plants also benefit from certain microbes.

 

Water Efficient Landscapes

 

Using probiotics to fortify the soil food web and balance …
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Lifescape Sponsoring Garden at Park Hill Garden Walk

Posted on June 15th, 2017 by
Garden Walk

Lifescape would like to invite you to join us on a Garden Tour this Saturday, June 17, 2017, from 9:00 -3:00 p.m. in Denver. Lifescape is sponsoring a garden designed by our very own Tonya McGibney.

 

This unique Park Hill property sits on busy Colorado Boulevard, but with additional lot space south of the home it creates a surprisingly tranquil back yard space with many ways to enjoy the outdoors and entertain guests. This outdoor space was designed to create rooms featuring a firepit, pergola, fountain and outdoor grilling area and plantings that soften and create intimacy in …
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