31 Jul 2023

Creative Ways to Incorporate Hardscaping Into Your Landscape Design

Do you want to add a unique touch to your landscape design? Hardscaping can create a more inviting and stylish outdoor area for you and your guests. From patios and walkways to retaining walls, the possibilities for incorporating hardscaping elements into your landscape design are limitless and within your grasp. In this blog post, we’ll […]

31 Jul 2023

Small Yard Landscaping – Tips and Tricks

Do you have a small outdoor space that needs some attention? Whether it’s a yard, patio, or balcony, there are amazing possibilities to bring the outdoors in and give your mini oasis a stylish boost. With just a few tweaks and touches, you’ll realize you didn’t know what to do with such a limited space. […]

10 Jul 2023

Drought Resistant Grass, Turf, & Sod – an Expert Colorado Guide

Living in a dry climate like Colorado can make keeping your lawn looking its best a challenge. With intense periods of drought, heat, and wind commonly making an appearance throughout the Summer, it’s important to find grass varieties that are well-suited to our unique climate. Luckily, there are many options available for drought-resistant grass, turf, […]

30 Jun 2023

Annuals Vs. Perennials: Understanding the Differences

It can be challenging to decide which landscaping plants to choose. To help make your decision easier, we’ve compiled a helpful guide outlining the key differences between annual and perennial plants so you can take advantage of both options within your gardening plan. Whether you are a busy mom looking for easy-to-maintain greenery in front […]

2 Jun 2023

Signs You May Be Overwatering Plants: How to Fix & Prevent

If the gardening bug has ever bitten you, you know how satisfying it is to nurture your plants and watch them thrive. But for beginners, it can be tough to figure out just how much water their outdoor plants need—too little and they dry up; too much and they can suffer from overwatering. Catching this […]

2 Jun 2023

Sustainable Landscape Management (SLM) & ALCC’s Certificate Program

As Coloradans, we take pride in our state’s abundant natural beauty. We know first-hand the restorative and rejuvenating effects of spending time outdoors and hold a deep passion for preserving it, ensuring that future generations can also cherish and enjoy it. That’s why many of us at Environmental Designs are interested in sustainable landscape management […]

2 May 2023

Best Evergreen Trees, Plants & Shrubs for Year-Round Vibrancy

Are you looking to add color and life to your landscape? Evergreen plants are an excellent choice for providing that extra sparkle in the garden – especially here in Colorado! They offer year-round protection from wind, space division, privacy, and added value for wildlife. So, whether you’re a nature lover looking for an environmentally conscious […]

2 May 2023

Your Complete Guide to Colorado Xeriscaping

Do you want an outdoor living space that’s beautiful, low-maintenance, and environmentally conscious? Then xeriscaping could be the perfect choice for you! Xeriscaping—an increasingly popular drought-tolerant landscaping method—combines both water conservation and landscaping design principles to create a gorgeous outdoor living area. Not only is it great for the environment, but it also requires minimal […]

13 Apr 2023

Benefits of Trees

From their beautiful leaves to the benefits they provide us with, it’s not surprising that an abundance of trees around your property, whether residential or commercial, can increase its value dramatically. Studies have found that if you have trees on your property and in easy view, the value of your home may significantly increase. Trees […]

2 Apr 2023

Best Flowers to Plant in Spring & How to Choose

As sun-loving Coloradans, nothing is better than anticipating spring and all it offers! If you’re living in the Mile-High State, this must be a special time of year because there are plenty of gorgeous flowers to choose from when planting. From bright colors that instantly remind us of summer to fragrant varieties that add an […]

13 Mar 2023

How to Plan Landscape Design

Designing a high-quality landscape can be a daunting task, from determining the best terrain to addressing poor drainage. However, with the right expertise and understanding, you can overcome these obstacles and achieve your desired results. And that’s what you’re going to learn from this post. You’ll learn all about landscape design, what it is, and […]

13 Mar 2023

Everything You Need to Know About Mulch

Have you ever noticed that the soil in your garden or farm needs to be improved? Or perhaps you’ve noticed an unexpected surge in weed growth on your property? If so, then mulching may be just what you need. But how does it work? What are the benefits? And how do I apply? Stay with […]

8 Feb 2023

Environmental Designs Wins ALCC Award for Best Design/Build

Award for Best Residential Design/Build In 2022, Environmental Designs won the award for Best Design Build from ALCC. The original landscape was installed about a decade ago, and it had a bland-looking lawn, a handful of trees, and a pool, which made most of the expansive property unusable. The client’s primary objective was to enhance […]

28 Dec 2022

Environmental Designs Merges with Colorado Property Care to Expand Local Reach and Services

Environmental Designs, Inc. is excited to announce its merger with Colorado Property Care or CPC. With this powerhouse acquisition, EDI will now be located in Castle Rock to serve our clients better.  Currently, we have the privilege of servicing the Denver Metro area, which includes Northern Colorado, Boulder, Loveland, Brighton, and Castle Rock. As the growing rural […]

17 Nov 2022

Outdoor Living Spaces

This question goes directly to the reader; did you acquire a backyard? But not just a backyard with ample space and beautiful vegetation? There may be a pool, a garden, or both. You may want to show it off to your friends and family or have monthly events. Or maybe you’re a homeowner who likes […]

2 Nov 2022

Smart Outdoor Lighting

Updated on: March 23, 2023 We all want our outdoor spaces to be well-lit, safe and inviting—smart outdoor lighting makes those goals a reality. With the latest advances in AI-powered automation, you can turn your yard into a sanctuary that always looks its best. Whether you’re a professional landscape designer on the cutting edge of […]

8 Sep 2022

How to Choose the Best Plants for Water Features

Updated on: March 23, 2023 What could be more tranquil and calming than a gorgeous water feature in your backyard? Whether you are creating an oasis rich with lush plants and seasonal florals, or looking for the perfect accent to a minimalist design, choosing the best plants for your water feature is crucial in achieving […]

8 Aug 2022

Landscape Design Principles

Understanding landscape design principles can be a complicated task. Luckily we are here to help! Stick with us and we will help transform your outdoor space into an environment with a true sense of purpose. Old houses are being rebuilt to look new age and modern. Property is being purchased all over the state to […]

8 Aug 2022

How to Choose the Best Ornamental Grasses for Landscaping

When it comes to giving texture to your landscape, ornamental grasses are one of our specialties. Not only are they are great lawn alternative to grass, but they can also be sustainable and low maintenance. They are known for complementing landscape design very well, can provide great texture to the rest of your backyard design, […]

24 Jun 2022

Environmental Designs Ranked #78 Landscape Company Nationwide for 2022

It’s been a long year for many of us in this industry, striving for better and breaking new ground wherever we can. The competition continues to be fierce and ever so challenging. Here in Colorado, we have many respectable residential and commercial landscape companies that have been around for years, making it much more exciting […]

23 Jun 2022

Transform Your Space with Outdoor Fire Features

Outdoor Fire Features How can it be that we find ourselves amused by this orange hue of light we know as fire? Mesmerized by the way it moves and the way it brings warmth to us all. We humans are easily entertained, the fire itself brings many positive qualities, but fire features take that to […]

6 May 2022

Drought-Tolerant Landscaping

What Is Drought-Tolerant Landscaping? When the word drought is mentioned, it can usually mean several things like a dry spell, prolonged water shortages, and an insufficient amount of precipitation. What happens when you design a landscape that can tolerate such conditions? You make it favorable for the area to thrive with minimal moisture and in […]

25 Apr 2022

Working at Environmental Designs

Are you looking to find a company that supports your landscape career goals? Have you been curious to explore ‘what being a landscaper consists of?’ At Environmental Designs, we can tell you how important it is to work with a company that offers the opportunity for growth and values company culture. We’re here to help […]

25 Apr 2022

Cómo es trabajar en Environmental Designs

Cómo es trabajar en Environmental Designs. ¿Estás buscando una empresa que respalde tus objetivos profesionales de diseño de paisaje? ¿Has tenido curiosidad por explorar? Te has preguntado, ‘¿de qué consiste ser paisajista?’ En Environmental Designs, podemos decirle lo importante que es trabajar con una empresa que ofrece la oportunidad de crecimiento y valora la cultura […]

1 Feb 2022

Pool Landscaping Ideas to Elevate Your Backyard

For many homeowners who are embracing the idea of building a pool, or even upgrading or renovating an existing pool, the surrounding landscape is just as important as the pool itself. Not limited to flower gardens, hedge borders, and traditional pool landscaping ideas, such projects also involve the use of pavers, rock slabs, and stone […]

21 Oct 2021

8 Privacy Landscape Ideas for Your Backyard or Front Yard

Privacy Panels for landscaping is important. Your neighbors don’t have to be up in your business just because they live next to you. And you certainly don’t need to be forced to look at anything unsightly from your yard. Curating the views to and from your landscape can have a dramatic effect on increasing the […]

2 Oct 2021

8 Backyard Ideas for Dogs

Your dogs are important members of the family and should be considered when designing or renovating your landscaping. Are you asking yourself, how can I make my backyard dog friendly? Or what kind of landscaping is good for dogs? Are you seeking dog-friendly backyard ideas on a budget? Then look no further. Our landscape experts […]

10 Sep 2021

How to Design Landscape Lighting: Ideas and Tips

Landscape lighting, smart and wired, often not included in an original residential landscape plan, is a great way to enhance your property. Not only does outdoor landscape lighting increase your curb appeal but highlighting the unique features of the home’s architecture and shining light on distinct plantings can transform your landscape into a thing of […]

19 Aug 2021

Landscaping with Trees and Shrubs: How to Design for Your Property

Trees and shrubs are the epicenter of most landscape designs. They are an essential part of our ecosystem and are vital to our planet. Other than simply aesthetic reasons, landscaping with trees and shrubs can have many benefits. Landscaping trees and shrubs can provide shade, energy conservation, privacy, food, noise-abatement, CO2 reduction, and more! Our […]

9 Aug 2021

11 Simple Lawn Alternatives to Grass in Your Backyard

Sustainability and low-maintenance landscape areas are on the rise! Instead of embracing the typical grassy lawn areas, homeowners are coming to realize that a perfectly green lawn is not environmentally conscious. In fact, our landscape experts are in favor of embracing swapping out a typical lawn for a more sustainable alternative to grass in the […]

12 Mar 2021

Outdoor Porcelain Pavers to Uplift Your Home

Porcelain Pavers: Guide When it comes to designing the outdoors of your home, there is no better place than now. With the quality of products evolving by the second, outdoor porcelain pavers have come into the market as the next must-have product for your outdoor design. Porcelain pavers are a high-quality material that can replace […]

5 Mar 2021

How to Care for Trees in Winter in Colorado

Updated: February 25, 2022 Denver weather is unpredictable—which means winter tree care is a necessity! Winter Tree Care in Colorado is mission-critical when maintaining a healthy outdoor space. The spring season often brings unexpected and heavy snowstorms. In fact, spring snow in Denver is typically wet and heavy snow which is damaging to our trees. […]

26 Feb 2021

Dreaming of Spring? Here’s Some Colorado Landscape Inspiration!

As the weather gets warmer, it’s hard not to dream about spring. Here’s some Colorado landscape inspiration to help give you some great ideas for your yard. Now start dreaming about all of the exciting landscaping opportunities this new season provides!   Outdoor Living Spaces While outdoor living spaces are always a popular Colorado landscaping […]

11 Feb 2021

Colorado Landscaping Trends

Are you thinking about updating your landscape this year? As some of Colorado’s most trusted residential landscaping experts, we would love to help! Here are some of our favorite Colorado landscaping trends to look forward to this year.   1. Low-maintenance, eco-friendly designs Adding plants that are native to Colorado isn’t just beautiful. It’s also […]

9 Dec 2020

Rejuvenation Pruning: Pruning Plants, Shrubs & More

Throughout the winter and towards the beginning of spring, plants and shrubs will begin to sprout and run rampant. One thing that is crucial to do before the spring season,  is to perform Rejuvenation Pruning on your plants and shrubs. And what is rejuvenation pruning you might ask? Why should it be done? Rejuvenation pruning […]

27 Nov 2020

Tree Pruning in Dormant Months

Updated: November, 15 2022 While the seasons change and our trees, perennial, ornamental grasses, and gardens become barren, the best time to prune has begun! While nature is dormant and in hibernation, the buds have yet to open. Dormant month tree pruning has many benefits. Pruning perennials during this time also aids their budding in […]

13 Nov 2020

Zen Landscaping in Boulder, Colorado

Our experts can create the Zen landscape of your dreams. This includes quiet, meditative gardens and calm places where you can unwind after a long day. Originally created by Buddhist monks as places for quiet reflection, Zen-style gardens have been around for thousands of years. As Zen landscaping experts in Boulder, Colorado and beyond, here […]

30 Oct 2020

Denver Mid-Century Modern Landscapes

Parallel with rising homeowner trends in embracing outdoor living, the integration between interior and exterior design features is an essential aspect of mid-century modern architecture. Landscape design plays a direct role in our well-being and the idea of mid-century modern landscape design focuses on weaving indoor and outdoor motifs in ways that extend enjoyment to […]

22 Oct 2020

We’re a Top-rated Landscaper In Cherry Creek and Beyond!

As a top-rated landscaper in Cherry Creek and beyond, our goal is to provide exceptional customer support and landscape services to each and every client. Because we have over 30 years of experience and a long list of local and national awards to our name, we know how to bring award-winning landscapes to life!   […]

9 Oct 2020

Commercial Maintenance in Denver and Beyond

Just because public areas and workplaces are outside of the home doesn’t mean they can’t be as lush and vibrant! For example, our team thrives on creating cutting-edge plans for public spaces of all kinds, including multi-family housing, corporate offices, and parks. And we love giving local residents, employees, and pedestrians beautiful places to spend […]

16 Sep 2020

Award-winning landscape: Environmental Designs recognized 3 times by NALP

Our list of award-winning landscapes keeps getting longer! Each year, the National Association Landscape Professionals (NALP) Awards of Excellence recognizes exceptional landscape, lawn care, and interior plantscape design. This year, 110 awards were given for maintenance, design/build, and contracting projects. And we’re happy to announce we won three awards, including two gold, for our work […]

16 Sep 2020

Working Outside From Home

If you’re working from home, you might as well take advantage of Colorado’s great Fall weather and work outside! As an award-winning Littleton residential landscaper, we’ve helped many professionals create a yard perfect for living, working, and playing. The following are some great examples of outdoor living spaces to make your yard a work-from-home paradise! […]

10 Sep 2020

Fall Landscaping Trends 2020

As Denver’s landscaping experts, we know that people are turning towards spending more time outdoors. Whether that be in their own backyards or if they seek to spend time outdoors traveling. We can’t ignore the larger trend of people spending more time enjoying nature and being outside. As far as we are concerned, we fully […]

4 Sep 2020

Outdoor Fireplace Trends

As another summer comes to a close, it’s time to start thinking about cooler nights. For many of our landscape design clients, this means sitting around a warm outdoor fireplace. That’s why we’ve rounded up our top outdoor fireplace trends to give you some landscaping inspiration for your outdoor living spaces.   1. Pick the […]

28 Aug 2020

Fun Backyard Design Ideas for Kids

School is back in session! During this uncertain time, this may look different than a typical classroom setting. Whether your kids are going into school or staying home for school, we are all spending a little more time at home these days. A lot of parents are getting creative with their classroom settings and considering […]

24 Aug 2020

Contemporary Landscaping Design Trends

Updated: March 23, 2023 Designing your outdoor oasis is an exciting way to create a space full of life and enchantment. Whether you’re a savvy swapper of budget-friendly items or prefer the luxuries this world has to offer, there are plenty of ways for everyone to put their unique spin on contemporary landscaping trends. We’ve […]

18 Aug 2020

Fall Tree Care in Colorado

The transition to fall is approaching! This means you may be home wondering about Fall tree care in Colorado, including when to fertilize trees. Look no further, because Fall is the best time to fertilize your trees. For example, Fall tree care in Colorado means implementing a deep root fertilization program. And providing your trees […]

11 Aug 2020

Landscaping in Northern Colorado

We’re happy to announce we have a new office in Loveland! In addition to serving Metro Denver, we will now be your Northern Colorado Landscaping Experts. In other words, from Greely, to Loveland, to Fort Collins and beyond, we’re here for your commercial landscaping and residential landscaping needs from our new northern Colorado headquarters. Since […]

30 Jul 2020

Your Denver Tree Experts

Being your leading Denver tree experts, Environmental Designs handles all your tree care needs in-house! We offer everything from Tree Trimming and Pruning, Disease Management, Tree Removal, and Stump Grinding. We offer our whole menu of services throughout the Denver Metro and Northern Colorado area. Our Denver tree experts have been servicing residential and commercial […]

16 Jul 2020

Your Trusted Colorado Landscaping Team

We’re an award-winning Colorado landscaper with over 20 years of experience. And we wouldn’t be anywhere without our valued team members! That’s why, from projects large and small, commercial or residential, it’s our landscaping professionals that make beautiful outdoor landscapes happen. And we’re proud to be your trusted Colorado landscaping team.   Seasoned professionals There […]

9 Jul 2020

Summer Lawn Care Tips – Expert Advice for a Vibrant Yard

Ah, summertime – the sun is out, the flowers are blooming, and you’re ready to enjoy your yard! But before you take a seat on the patio to relax with an iced tea in hand, don’t forget that your lawn needs TLC too. By following our suggestions and caring for your backyard properly over these […]

1 Jul 2020

Smart Irrigation Systems

We all know how important it is to maintain a healthy lawn, especially here in Colorado. But with our unpredictable weather and often limited access to water resources, it can be difficult to get the watering just right. That’s where smart irrigation systems come into play – they’re an efficient and cost-effective way to keep […]

29 Jun 2020

Find Your Perfect Landscape Based on Your Personality

Find Your Perfect Landscape Based on Your Personality! We can assume that everyone’s feeling like they could use a vacation right now. Combat that cooped up feeling with a renovation to refresh your landscape. We want to do our part in helping you make the most out of your home. Read through these personality types […]

12 Jun 2020

Low Maintenance Landscapes in Boulder

Are you dreaming of a lush garden with trees and flowers blooming year-round? Many homeowners wish for a landscape like this but don’t want the hassle of maintaining it all year. Luckily, we design and maintain low maintenance landscapes in Boulder and beyond that don’t require as much care and attention! Native Plantings Often when […]

5 Jun 2020

Everything You Need to Know About Irrigation Systems

There are many out there who have considered installing an irrigation system in their Colorado homes but don’t quite know how or where to start or fear the cost of the investment may be too high. Landscapes are often a property’s largest water consumer and understanding water management practices is one of the biggest areas […]

21 May 2020

Spring Cleaning Tips for a Breathtaking Denver Landscape

Days of white draped snow covering your yard are gone–at least for now. Temperatures are slowly but surely rising and you should act now for a breathtaking Denver landscape! Spring cleaning for inside your home is usually straight-forward, while outdoors may not be as obvious. Go through this list to make sure that your landscape […]

15 May 2020

Estate Maintenance in Cherry Hills, Colorado

When planned and managed thoughtfully, Landscapes look better over time. Our team offers expert estate maintenance in Cherry Hills and throughout Colorado! This will ensure your property reflects the same beautiful appearance it did when it was first installed. For example, our experts can tailor a plan specific to your site. And with the growing […]

8 May 2020

Need a commercial landscape refresh in Denver?

Could your Denver-area business use a commercial landscape refresh? At Environmental Designs, we can help keep your landscape up to date with the latest design trends. We have an array of amenity upgrades curated just for you based on your taste and personal preferences. Keep reading to see how we can transform the outdoor spaces […]

30 Apr 2020

Color Your Littleton Landscape with Seasonal Floral

Spending extra time at home? Then it’s the perfect time to plan your colorful seasonal flowers! At Environmental Designs, our floral professionals can help you create a blossoming display that fits perfectly in your Littleton landscape and all across Colorado. Award-winning Floral Our experts create world-class floral designs and displays. Furthermore, we are recognized by […]

22 Apr 2020

Top 5 Colorado Spring Landscaping Tips

The weather is finally beginning to warm up outside—which means it’s time for our top Colorado spring landscaping tips! Spring cleaning is an excellent excuse to get outside and freshen up the landscape as it springs to life. If you start off on the right foot early enough, you will be well on your way […]

9 Apr 2020

Denver Full-Service Landscape Maintenance

Landscapes are an important investment in your property. Our award-winning team provides Denver Full-Service Landscape Maintenance. In fact, we go to great lengths to care for and maintain your outdoor spaces. For example, we deliver the highest-quality service and develop unique maintenance plans that are right for your needs. Learn about the full-service maintenance procedures […]

26 Mar 2020

Outdoor Landscape Fire Feature

Add some flare to your outdoor landscape with a fire feature. They are an essential for any Colorado residence and are typically the epicenter of outdoor social events. Whether you’re looking for style, function, or both, here are some of the hottest fire features we have to offer. Fire Pit Table A fire pit table […]

19 Mar 2020

Complete Your Landscape With a Colorado Water Feature

Spring and summer are on their way. And landscape projects are in full swing! Here are some benefits Colorado water features provide to consider when updating your landscape this spring. Soothing Sounds of Nature Adding water into your landscape is a great way to bring the sounds of nature into your own space. Wash away […]

10 Mar 2020

Debaise Luxury Residential Highlight

Earlier this year we had a residential project located in a breathtaking location in Arvada, Colorado. The property sits at the top of a hill that overlooks a serene landscape. Take note of the pebble-stream, expansive fire pit, and of course, the beautiful view. Here’s an overview of the luxury residential landscape renovation. In the […]

28 Feb 2020

Cherry Hills Winter Landscaping Tips

The coldest months of the year are upon us. Plants are at rest and their bright colors have grown dull, leaving a palette of white and gray. If you’re looking for Cherry Hills winter landscaping tips, you’re in the right place! We can help you prepare your landscape to bear the remaining weeks of winter […]

19 Feb 2020

Raised Planters

Tips on what to plant, materials to choose, saving your back and more. Raised planters, also called garden boxes or raised garden beds, are a great way to grow all kinds of things. Not only are they a great barrier to pets and pests, they help with good drainage, and prevent soil compaction. There are […]

12 Feb 2020

Our Services

Updated: March 23, 2023 Environmental Designs provides an array of services for both residential and commercial landscapes. Our three primary focuses include Design and Master Planning, Construction, and Maintenance. Keep reading as we elaborate on these services and what goes into making and maintaining a picturesque landscape. Design and Master Planning The first service offered […]

3 Feb 2020

Swimming pool renovation in Denver

Not many people consider redoing their swimming pool in the winter. However, because Colorado winters are relatively mild, now is actually a great time to think about swimming pool renovation in Denver! That way, by the time summer rolls around, you’ll already be enjoying your new pool. So here are some ways you can enhance your […]

30 Jan 2020

How Bad is This Dry Spell Hurting Your Lawn?

When was the last time you watered your lawn?  Dry Spell Hurting Your Lawn? In case you didn’t already know, it’s almost been an entire month since the last measurable rain or snowfall in the Denver area. You should have watered your lawn at least once over the dry spell to combat the lack of […]

16 Jan 2020

Tree Care Tips & Maintenance

Updated: September 20 2022 Proper tree care and maintenance is vital to support the sustainability, health, and longevity of trees – on both a macro level across the globe and a micro level like your own backyard. Importance of Tree Care and Sustainability On a macro level, forests make up just over 30 percent of […]

16 Dec 2019

Adding Outdoor Lighting to Enhance Your Landscape Project

Professionally designed and installed outdoor lighting systems can increase the value of your home and allow you more time in your outdoor living space at night. The best lighting installations begin with detailed lighting designs tailed to your specific property that use top quality products.

15 Nov 2019

Outdoor Paver Patios

Updated: June 22, 2022 While plants and sod are important aspects of a landscape design, hardscape materials are equally important. There are countless materials to choose from for your patio, but pavers are one of the most popular! Hardscape materials are easily a big commitment, but they are worth the investment. Choosing a paver patio […]

21 Oct 2019

Two Wins from the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)

Environmental Designs wins 2 silver awards from the National Association of Landscape Professionals Two Wins From The NALP! The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) awarded Environmental Designs with two silver awards for the Landscape Management and Design/Build categories.

26 Sep 2019

Illuminating Landscapes with Holiday Lights and Decor

Leave it to our team to enhance your company’s appearance during the holiday season with creative designs and energy-efficient LED lights that can transform special features or illuminate pathways. We can wrap your exterior with festive lighting, color, and other special occasion displays and have your property outshining the rest! Holiday Lights and Décor Services […]

12 Sep 2019

Fall floral trends in Boulder and Beyond

With our stunning Colorado surroundings, autumn is a wonderful time for brilliant seasonal fall colors and fall floral plantings! Crisp air means it’s time for late-season blooming perennials. Here are our top fall floral trends in Boulder, Denver, and throughout Colorado. Colorful Floral Displays for Every Plant Palette When it comes to autumn plants, there […]

26 Aug 2019

Efficient Sprinkler Systems Result in Lower Water Bill

Maintaining a beautiful landscape in the dry Colorado climate requires careful water management. EDI’s Irrigation Technicians specialize in designing and managing the most efficient irrigation systems. Efficient sprinkler systems result in a lower water bill. Water Conservation Made Easy Did you know that the right sprinkler system will not only reduce water waste but will […]

12 Aug 2019

Pollinator Gardens: Attracting Butterflies, Bees, and Other Pollinators to Your Landscape

Are you looking for a way to attract more birds and butterflies to your garden this season? Pollinator gardens are eco-friendly for bringing life and color into your landscape. Not only do pollinators add aesthetic value, but they can also increase crop yields and the production of seeds, fruits, and nuts that plants depend on […]

26 Jul 2019

How We Saved 10 Million Gallons of Water

Curious about How We Saved 10 Million Gallons of Water? The Centerra Metro District (CMD) original irrigation system was installed over 10 years ago and had a lot of room for improvement in terms of water conservation. The biggest challenge of this district included a city-wide water budget that couldn’t be exceeded. The vision and […]

11 Jul 2019

Outdoor Kitchen Ideas to Transform Your Backyard

Updated: June 22, 2022 The outdoor kitchen has become much more than a simple barbeque grill and table. The modern outdoor kitchen has become an extension of the indoor living space, featuring many of the same conveniences and appliances found indoors. Don’t let the abundance of choices available today overwhelm you. We can design the […]

3 Jul 2019

A Cherry Hills Estate

This Cherry Hills estate is on more than 3 acres.  The greatest challenge in designing and building this award-winning landscape was keeping with the scale of the surrounding area.  We also wanted to maintain the large, existing trees and create interest by changing the grade.  The clients were looking for an elegant space that takes […]

24 Jun 2019

Commercial Landscape Construction in Denver

While Environmental Designs always strives to create low-maintenance landscapes that are both beautiful and sustainable, the Wells Fargo commercial landscape project was particularly appealing due to the client’s desire to create a LEED certified space.  In fact, they were not interested in doing the work at all if LEED certification could not be achieved. The […]

7 Jun 2019

Sustainable Landscape Design

Last Updated: September 21, 2021 Environmentally friendly and climate appropriate landscapes are the foundation of creating something sustainable. The benefits of a sustainable landscape can have lasting effects on the environment. Some of these benefits include water conservation, improving soil health, reducing maintenance labor and organic waste generation, carbon sequestration, and creating habitat through appropriate […]

30 May 2019

Resort-like landscaping in Boulder, Colorado

It’s no secret that Boulder, CO has an absolutely stunning natural landscape. Though Boulder’s steep terrain can pose a challenge, Environmental Designs produced an award-winning landscape, complete with lush, low water plantings, a sparkling pool, and multiple outdoor living spaces.  Landscape Design EDI partnered with Marpa Landscape Architecture to develop the client’s vision for this […]

14 May 2019

30 Year Anniversary

It is a matter of great pride to see our company celebrate Our 30 year anniversary. Our company is our family. We built EDI with all our heart, putting our blood and sweat into it, with the sole purpose of becoming better every day. The great relationships between our employees, clients, and vendors continue to push us forward. We […]

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