10 Reasons Why Your Commercial Landscape Company Uses Propane Lawn Mowers

As temperatures climb higher and other dangers of climate change start to occur, it’s essential to hire a central VA lawn maintenance company that values sustainability.
At BCLS Landscape Services, we pride ourselves in caring for the environment with our propane lawn mowers and battery-operated, hand-held landscape equipment.
How does this benefit you, our commercial customer?
By marrying what’s best for the customer and what’s best for the environment, our propane lawn mowers have a lower carbon footprint and save you money at the same time.

What You Need to Know About Caring for Your Central VA Lawn This Summer

While maintaining your lawn may feel like a chore, especially if you have a large property, it’ll become part of your summer habits if you incorporate regular upkeep.
The secret to a green, thick lawn with few weeds is in its maintenance. Healthy turfgrass will grow densely to crowd out weeds. However, it needs regular maintenance to get to that state. Here are 11 lawn care jobs that you need to do to keep your lawn looking its best and surviving another Virginia summer.

Why You Need to Add Landscape Enhancements to Your Central VA Property

When it comes to adding a landscape enhancement, you need to plan, not just where you want to add that new flowerbed or gazebo, but you want to plot out the overall landscape design, so everything fits together rather than looking helter-skelter.
Here are five steps for planning your master landscape design as well as any enhancements you want to add for this season

BCLS Landscape Services Prepares Your Commercial Property for the Spring Season

At BCLS Landscape Services, we take pride in maintaining Central VA’s commercial properties, from institutions, office and retail, to HOAs and multi-family properties.

We know that you want your property’s curb appeal to invite customers and others to your property. We manage all of your lawn care and landscape needs, so you don’t have to.

We regularly inspect your property to ensure all turf and plant life are healthy, and your irrigation system works at full capacity.

What You Need to Know About Tree and Shrub Pruning in Late Winter

Did you know that late winter through early spring are the two best times for pruning your deciduous trees, such as maples, oaks, elms, and crabapples?
Indeed, your arborist can see the entire tree canopy in order to make the best cuts that respects the tree’s form and removes the branches that could cause disease or property damage.

Cause and Effect: What This Wet Weather Has Done to Your Landscape and Fall Seeding Preparation.

Well, if you are not tired of all the rain, I can guarantee you that most, if not all, landscapers are. In general, we started the year off in Central Virginia with a lot of rain. Then as it usually does in these parts, we go from warm to hot. Excessive heat in July and August, wet weather, excess weed growth, and turf that had never stopped growing have made what is hard, sometimes even harder.