Has your home or business recently been enhanced with new plant material? Not sure what to do now? Here are some helpful tips on how to take care of your new shurbs, perennials and trees. For the first two months after installation water plant material twice weekly. Use an open-ended hose running at moderate pressure according to the following...Learn More
Color Landscapes recently created a beautiful patio and sitting area for a car wash in Burlington, NC. This new area will allow customers a place to sit and relax while they wait for their car to be cleaned....Learn More
Here are some basic instructions for taking care of new sod: Begin watering new turfgrass sod the same day it is installed. Apply at least 2 to 3 cm. (1 inch) of water so that the soil beneath the turf is very wet. Ideally, the soil 7 to 10 cm. (3 to 4 inches) below the surface should be...Learn More
North Carolina was hit with another large snow storm over the weekend. Alamance County reported totals up to 8 inches! This meant that Color Landscapes' employees were out in the community pushing snow, shoveling sidewalks and spreading ice melt. We had crews at Doctor's offices, restaurants, churches, apartment complexes and subdivisions. Color Landscapes pushing snow in the Olive Garden parking...Learn More
January and February provide good opportunities to prune shrubs and cut back ornamental grasses. This video shows the maintenance crew pruning some grasses in Mackintosh on the...Learn More
Color Landscapes recently helped create a makeover for the front of a colonial style home in Burlington, NC....Learn More
Congratulations to the New Leaf Society for winning the Duke Energy Citizenship & Service Award for 2009. The award was presented at the Alamance Chamber 96th Annual Dinner on January 22nd. The award was given to the New Leaf Society for their work to help make Burlington beautiful! Projects for 2009 included the tree plantings on University Drive, tree...Learn More
Spring is just around the corner. With it comes blue skies, ideal temperatures and enjoying the outdoors. Is your yard ready? Do you have a project that you have been meaning to get to but just not had the time? Finally ready to create your backyard living room? Color...