When’s the last time you took a stroll out to the front of your commercial property and really took a good look?
But pretend you’re a potential tenant or a customer pondering your business. Does your property pack an impressive punch? Do you say, “Wow?” Or “Whoa?”
Many property owners and managers underestimate the power of good commercial landscaping with an emphasis on curb appeal.
Your grass may be tidy, your shrubs and trees nicely trimmed. But if things look a bit blah, look to landscape enhancements to add the extra zip.
An impressive front facade and entrance shows customers, new tenants and clients that you care about your property — and them.
Let’s take a look at three commercial landscape enhancements to boost your land’s curb appeal that will ensure every visitor sees your property at its best all year round.
3 Landscape Enhancements for Your Commercial Property
When we say large, we mean really large — at least 3 feet by 3 feet. Oversized planters filled with trees, stunning perennials and seasonal annuals make a powerful impact, both for pedestrians walking past and passersby who see them from a distance.
Have some fun with this and include it in your landscape projects. If your property is a restaurant, consider filling your pots with edibles — maybe a fig tree under-planted with glossy, fragrant basil. Dress them up with twinkling white lights for the holidays that will liven up your outdoor space.
Expect to spend a few hundred dollars for these immense planters, especially if you want to leave them out during cold Northeast winters.
Entrances, walkways and common areas are perfect spots for this landscape enhancement.
Don’t underestimate the value of well-planned garden beds. Plants, colorful flowers and grasses add color, texture and even movement.
Up close, customers can take in the fragrance and beauty. From afar, well-planned garden beds are eye-catching and make visitors feel that you care about your property’s appearance.
One thing to note: you’ll likely need more plants than you think, to make a space look impactful.
Five fountain grass plants are fine for next to your front porch at home. But for your landscape, you may want 500 to make a stunning, graceful impact, even from a distance.
Planting beds don’t have to be high maintenance. Here in New York and Connecticut, purple coneflower, Queen Anne’s lace and northeastern aster are so hardy, you see them growing wild, tended only by Mother Nature.
Plant an expansive bed of these beauties and your visitors, clients and tenants will be treated to a spectacular swath of purple, pink and white. And you’ll be treated to an enchanting showcase that practically takes care of itself.
Outdoor Holiday Decorations And Lighting
One of the best ways to change your commercial décor to match the current season is by taking advantage of what the seasons have to offer. When done right — and done early — festive landscape lighting and modern holiday decor offer more than just stunning decorations. It’s a great marketing tool. When you dress up your landscape for the seasons and holidays, customers notice — and remember.
Festive decor draws people in and brings them back. You’re not just offering twinkling lights and pretty displays — you’re creating goodwill.
Holiday decor can be as simple as filling those giant planters we talked about earlier with seasonal fillers — move them into winter with pretty birch branches, boughs of greenery and twinkling lights for the holidays.
Or take advantage of the dazzling technology of landscape lighting displays. It stands for red, green and blue, and these three colors combined, when varied in intensity, have the ability to produce millions of different colors. That means stupendous light shows.
There’s no better attention-getter on a dark winter evening.
Neave Has More Than 40 Years of Experience With Enhancing Commercial Properties
At Neave Outdoor Solutions, we know how important it is for your property to make a great first impression — and to keep customers coming back. We’ve been creating spectacular landscapes and providing commercial landscape maintenance services for more than 40 years.
Neave is your “one-stop shop” for even the most extensive commercial landscape design and construction projects. We employ expert landscaping professionals that specialize in design, installation and maintenance to ensure beautiful, high-quality, lasting outdoor spaces and know how to integrate all the elements of an excellent landscape.
And Neave Landscaping is just the tip of the iceberg. Within the Neave Group umbrella, we can access our sister divisions to provide any number of landscape enhancements that will help you on your dream project. This includes our teams at Neave Carpentry, Neave Masonry, Neave Irrigation and more. Truly a single-source provider.
If you’re in the Hudson Valley, call us at 845-463-0592. If you’re in Westchester County, call 914-271-7996; from Connecticut, dial 203-212-4800. Or, fill out our simple web form, and we’ll contact you about setting up your free consultation.
Providing our clients with exceptional commercial landscape management and maintenance services is one of our highest priorities. We do so by offering a professionally trained staff and a wide range of high-quality services. These include lawn maintenance, property enhancements, pruning landscape plants, and snow and ice removal. We are a complete service that can address all of your commercial landscape management needs.
Each member of the Neave Group Landscape Management team is trained beyond the highest standards in the industry. We go the extra mile when preparing our staff for the field to establish a level of excellence that is unmatched by our competitors. Our training process is on-going as well, so that our landscape professionals can learn new maintenance techniques and procedures. We do everything in our power to guarantee an incredibly high level of quality with our services.
Neave Group Landscape Management proudly allocates dedicated crews to our commercial clients. This ensures a consistency in quality, care and service while also allowing you the benefit of building an amazing working relationship with our professionally trained staff. With a dedicated crew for your commercial landscape management, you will be able to transform, tailor and create a customizable service package at any given time. Our staff will work with you throughout the year to achieve the highest level of quality and customer service. You and your business deserve the very best.
You can schedule routine ground maintenance to your preferences with us as well. Depending on the size and scale of your commercial property, as well as the scope of services you require, Neave Group Landscape Management can schedule up to three visits per week to keep your property pristine at all times. The schedule can be modified at different times of the season and each visit can be fully customized to address specific or general needs. Your landscape contractor will be able to advise you on a perfect schedule for your commercial property.
Here are some of the commercial property landscaping services we offer our customers.
- Lawn Care Maintenance
- Event, Seasonal and Holiday Décor
- Snow & Ice Management
- Property Enhancements
- Seasonal Color Programs
- Plant Replacement
- & More!
Contact us today through our site form to schedule a consultation with one of our professionals and begin your relationship with the best landscaping company that specializes in landscape enhancements for New York and Connecticut! Creating an incredible, one-of-a-kind space isn’t easy, but it’s worth it when spending time in your commercial property and loving every minute. Let us help take the hassle out of the process for you.