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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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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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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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Your Ultimate Guide to Spring Landscape Color

Your Ultimate Guide to Spring Landscape Color

As the world stands still, the arms of spring have finally opened to the world. Now is the best time of the year to plan and design vibrant, colorful annuals and perennials. Homeowners throughout the state turn to Lifescape’s expert horticulturists and designers to create jaw-dropping landscapes that bloom from early spring bulbs to annual…

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Color Your Landscape for Spring

Color Your Landscape for Spring

Spring is (almost) here which means it’s time to turn your sights outside and plan for beautiful, colorful blooms. At Lifescape, we are well-known for our love of color, and with careful planning and care, we’re committed to making your wildest and most vibrant ideas come to life. Ready to create maximum curb appeal? Here are our top three tips.

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Four Ways to Make Your Outdoors More Livable 

Four Ways to Make Your Outdoors More Livable 

In Colorado, we covet the natural wonder of the Great Outdoors with its glorious year-round weather. It’s no surprise that this passion for outdoor living shows up in the home environment. In this 24/7 world, an increasing number of Lifescape clients are requesting staycation-worthy outdoor spaces that function as wellness retreats, outfitted with high-caliber entertainment areas worthy of long afternoons outside.   For the last three years, these functional, multi-purpose outdoor rooms have consistently remained at the top of our clients’…

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Top Landscape Design Trends for 2020 and Beyond

Top Landscape Design Trends for 2020 and Beyond

The beginning of a new year (and in 2020, a new decade) offers a rare opportunity to reflect on what’s new, exciting, and innovative for landscape architecture. Many of 2020’s landscape design trends address important issues like climate change, sustainability, and creating space for wellness and relaxation. And, while “trend” isn’t something we always recommend…

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