Lighting to Enhance Outdoor Entertaining

Posted on August 2nd, 2017 by
Outdoor Entertaining

Outdoor entertaining in Colorado means social gatherings on the patio that linger well after the sun goes down. Considering the beautiful weather that comes our way this time of year, now is the perfect opportunity to re-visit your outdoor entertaining spaces and ensure that they’re up to par.

Plants, furniture, colors, and textures may be some of the most obvious design aspects that you’ll take note of when assessing your outdoor entertaining space. However, another important design element to consider is landscape lighting. A well-lit landscape will enhance the home’s curb appeal and allow for enjoyable outdoor entertaining here in …
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5280 Lunch & Learn

Posted on July 27th, 2017 by

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are happy to announce that Lifescape and 5280 magazine teamed up to host a Lunch and Learn here at our Lifescape office. 5280 Home Editor-At-Large Cheryl Meyers moderated a panel featuring 6 PR experts who answered questions ranging from why PR is important to best practices when pitching media.

It was our pleasure to be able to get professionals in the design industry together and learn about something that can help our businesses grow. Thank you to all who were in attendance.


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Celebrate Smart Irrigation Month in Colorado

Posted on July 20th, 2017 by
Smart Irrigation Month

With July and its hot temperatures and dry weather here in Colorado, we want to make you aware that July is also Smart Irrigation Month. Considering that droughts are unavoidable, it’s imperative that you make wise design and irrigation choices to keep your landscape healthy while also conserving water.

Here are several smart irrigation tips to help you curb your water usage and save money while also maintaining a healthy and lush landscape:

Plan ahead and design your system properly.

Before you put a shovel to the ground to design your irrigation system, have your system properly designed with your …
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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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