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Aligning Your Landscape with Your Home

Aligning Your Landscape with Your Home

Architects take into consideration the location, history and locale of their project prior to crafting blueprints for a new home. By allowing these details to inform the overall design of a structure, architects can create dwellings that feel aligned with the spaces that surround them.  Landscape designers take a similar approach before devising a stunning outdoor space…

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A Checklist to Prepare Your Landscape for the Changing of Seasons

A Checklist to Prepare Your Landscape for the Changing of Seasons

Stay on schedule with our fall agenda so you can keep your garden landscape in tip-top shape even as colder weather approaches.  Now is the time to protect your landscape investment and ensure long-term growth. The maintenance experts at Lifescape can assess your specific landscape needs, so it is cared for properly.   To start, we’ll share a…

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Outdoor Power Players: Pergolas, Patios & Pools

Outdoor Power Players: Pergolas, Patios & Pools

It’s already nearing the end of 2020 and we are ready start looking ahead to 2021. Planning is ideal, especially when it comes to incorporating new structures into your outdoor landscape.   Enter our top three contenders to consider: pergolas, patios and pools.   Senior Landscape Architect Dan DeGrush has been with Lifescape for over a decade and has witnessed trends come and go. This month, he…

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Plant Your Bulbs for a Fall Color Palette

Plant Your Bulbs for a Fall Color Palette

Do you feel that Colorado? Fall will soon be here in full force bringing in a crisp breeze, freshly fallen scarlet leaves and the sweet smells of pumpkin spice and cinnamon. Before retreating indoors, there’s still time to attend to your autumn landscape so you can enjoy the great outdoors, even in sweater weather. Special…

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5 Factors to Consider Before Diving Into Pools, Spas & Water Features

5 Factors to Consider Before Diving Into Pools, Spas & Water Features

With hot summer days in full swing, few things sound better than refreshing water to cool down. Whether you’ve been interested in lounging poolside, relaxing in a spa or finding peace with ornate water features, there are important factors to consider before diving in. The main purpose of water features—both large and small scale—is to…

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Smart Irrigation Month: The Secret to Saving Water this Summer

Smart Irrigation Month: The Secret to Saving Water this Summer

July is Smart Irrigation Month in the State of Colorado, which means it’s time for us to share the latest and greatest technology, updates and upgrades you can make to your irrigation systems to save water and create a more sustainable future for our beautiful state.  Keep reading for some tips from the Lifescape Colorado irrigation experts.  …

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New Outdoor Kitchen & Dining Trends to Dine For

New Outdoor Kitchen & Dining Trends to Dine For

Outdoor kitchens and dining areas are a way to not only cook and enjoy a meal in the open air but also a way to experience the landscape. The concept of outdoor cooking and dining is not new, but the sophistication and style are far into the future, thanks to new trends. These days, outdoor…

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Secrets to Breathtaking Seasonal Color in Your Colorado Landscape

Secrets to Breathtaking Seasonal Color in Your Colorado Landscape

As spring swings into summer, this is the ideal time to plant beautiful seasonal color with containers and annual beds. The local “frost safe” date is in late May, so early June is prime time for turning up the volume on your landscape.  With thousands of flowers to choose from and endless options to combine…

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How to Maintain Your Irrigation System for Late Spring & Summer

How to Maintain Your Irrigation System for Late Spring & Summer

While it’s not the most beautiful part of your landscape, your irrigation system is certainly the hardest working. When your systems are performing at their highest level, you can save money on watering and ensure longevity for your turf, flowers, shrubs and trees. In short, maintaining your irrigation system is one of the most important…

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Your Guide to Low-Maintenance Landscaping in Colorado

Your Guide to Low-Maintenance Landscaping in Colorado

Spring is rolling into the West! Trees will soon be greening, grass will regrow, and plants will start stretching their arms open wide to blue skies and sunshine.  We know how much Coloradans love to play in the outdoors, which is why Lifescape is here to handle your landscape design and property care so you can spend more…

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