Improve Your Business with Landscaping: Tips and Strategies
Your place of business is your pride and joy. It is the front door to your livelihood, and represents the hard work you have put in to grow it to what it has become today. Keeping its landscaped well maintained goes beyond a mundane chore you feel you must complete to satisfy the basic desires of your customers. Your landscape should be an extension of your place of business and represent you and your work in a similar fashion. Not only maintained, but consistently updated, people should see that you are willing to provide them a comfortable place to come and purchase your product or service. Landscaping is the first impression a visitor is given, and you would never want to walk into a place with dead grass, unkempt plants, and cracked patios. These things scream a lack of care, so rather than let your landscape hurt your business, use these tips and strategies to improve your business with landscaping.
Whether it be the front door within a strip mall, or the gated entrance to a commercial style property, keeping the landscaping around the entrance especially exciting is a great way to attract
customers, and make current customers feel more welcome. Utilize colorful plants, even in containers if space is not readily available, making the space pop. Your goal is to attract the eye, so be creative in tailoring your entrance to those who use it most often.
One of the most important landscaping factors to consider are the annuals and perennials you place throughout your property. Different plant varieties can even have benefits beyond aesthetics, attracting local wildlife, and contributing to the local environment. Birds, butterflies, and bees all love plants that produce their food, and their presence will make your place of business feel more serene and alive. Choose plants native to the area for the least amount of maintenance.
No place of business is going to look its best if it does not have well maintained hardscapes. If your walkways are cracked, or your patio is in poor condition, it may be time for an update. Additionally, if your property does not have a patio, it could use one. Especially in this time post coronavirus pandemic, people are itching to interact, and communal spaces such as nice patios, especially at restaurants, can be great for natural social distancing. Decorative hardscapes are also nice, with rock mulch, stone edging, and retaining walls – serving a purpose, and looking great.
We did an in depth blog on everything landscape lighting right here, but there are countless benefits to lighting your property. It will increase the value of your property, as well as the feeling of safety and security. It is a natural crime deterrent and allows you to offer more services and business related activities at hours you may not have been able to previously. On top of all that, it looks great, and there is no denying that.
Pezza Landscape, Inc. is a full-service landscaping company proudly serving the greater Naperville area, including Warrenville, Wheaton, Winfield, Batavia, Geneva, St. Charles, and the surrounding communities. Improve your business with Pezza, and give us a call at (630) 393-7373 or visit our website to get in touch.