By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Somehow the Fall season seems to creep in earlier and earlier each year. Am I the only one who has seen scarecrows and fall leaves on display in Michaels? As much as I love the hot summer nights, I’m ready for crisp walks in Central Park while snacking on anything “pumpkin spice” a... read more.

  • September 06, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Holiday Decor Ideas

Take a walk around a city or a town in the month of December that hosts many different stores and places of business. You’ll see many people holding shopping bags and coffees going in and out of stores, trying to find the perfect gifts. If the business on the left is decorated for Christmas an... read more.

  • August 19, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Is your landscape prepared for the Fall? We know, you don’t want to think about the brisk nights while you’re still enjoying your days at the pool, but it’s important to at least have a checklist put together. If you’re not sure where to start, John Mini Distinctive Landscape... read more.

  • August 02, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping

An impressive outdoor landscape is a must for your business, but no need to stop there. Adding indoor landscaping provides great benefits such as increased well-being and productivity for employees, added color and interest, and a comfortable environment for occupants. There are countless ways to ad... read more.

  • July 30, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

What message does your business convey? First impressions matter. What better way to get your clients and customers attention than with a striking landscape. John Mini Distinctive Landscapes will help you improve your commercial landscaping to stand out in the public eye. But how does landscaping af... read more.

  • July 24, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

A beautiful landscape outside of your building will draw attention as well as provide a relaxing area for your visitors to sit or employees to take lunch. Thinking about where to start can be overwhelming, so John Mini Distinctive Landscapes will provide some insight into the best go-to lunch break... read more.

  • July 15, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Holiday Decor Ideas

Christmas in July can mean many things to many different people; Christmas-themed BBQs, beach parties... Santa suits in the Caribbean. But for John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, it means planning for the upcoming season. As a commercial business, it’s never too early to start the holiday planni... read more.

  • July 02, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping, Outdoor Landscaping

Mental health is important, to say the least. It’s a part of our lives that needs to be taken seriously, and unfortunately, there are still people today that ignore it. Some see therapists and take medicine, while others find natural ways to help themselves. For example, we all know when you g... read more.

  • June 26, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping

When you walk into your office, you don’t want to dread being there, especially on Mondays. Plants are proven to make the office a more pleasant place to be, mentally and physically. Being around plants in the office reduces stress, enhances productivity, boosts creativity, and more. John Mini... read more.

  • June 19, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping, Outdoor Landscaping

Roses, tulips, and other types of flowers are a normal gift for mom on Mother’s Day, but what about Father’s Day? Some dads enjoy plants too, especially if they enjoy gardening! If dad has younger children or grandchildren, gardening is a great hobby for them to do together. Skip the typ... read more.

  • June 10, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Spending time outdoors in your large residential or commercial landscape is enjoyable, especially at night. However, it’s not too enjoyable if you’re sitting there in the dark. Landscape lighting adds character and extends your night, allowing you to entertain and relax longer. John Mini... read more.

  • June 02, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Whatever the current condition of your commercial landscape, installing a water feature can only enhance your surroundings. Not only does it create a relaxing environment, but it will set your business apart from the rest. Should you be interested in introducing a little respite to your commercial l... read more.

  • May 30, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping

Summer weather means it’s time for a change. Switching up your indoor plants with the seasons will mirror nature and keep the office fresh rather than stagnant. John Mini Distinctive Landscape suggests these flowers to kick off your summer:  ... read more.

  • May 21, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Taking a lunch break outside in your office’s landscaped area is a great way to get some fresh air away from your desk. However, when there are too many bugs around, it can be more irritating than relaxing. Luckily, there are plants that can keep certain insects away, so you can enjoy their be... read more.

  • May 13, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Finally, the day we’ve all been waiting for! The first day of summer is upon us, so what does that mean? It’s time to figure out which summer plants you want in your commercial landscape this season. If you’re unsure, John Mini Distinctive Landscapes has some awesome suggestions to... read more.

  • May 04, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping

Mother’s Day is approaching fast! Flowers and plants are always a great go-to gift. With so many varieties to choose from, you could gift these to your mother every year and still keep things fresh. Although any kind of flower and plant is beautiful enough to give to mom, many of them obtain t... read more.

  • April 29, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

May 3rd, 2019 is Garden Meditation Day. What does that mean and how can you celebrate? Conscious Life Shop points out that “being in nature reduces anxiety.” Meaning, while we are among nature, we feel a sense of ease, as we are grounded with Mother Nature. Not to mention, fresh air can... read more.

  • April 15, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Indoor Landscaping

Every day should be Earth Day! Our Earth is our home, which we should treat with care. After all, we only have one world to live on. Use this day to commit to a greener you by participating in these ideas for your place of work. Plant a GardenPlant some colorful flowers and plants somewhere near yo... read more.

  • April 03, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

We adapt to the seasons by wearing the correct clothing and accessories. Plants are another species that adapt and thrive in certain seasons as well. When it comes to the warmer weather, there are so many plants to choose from, but these specific plants will thrive and complement your space the most... read more.

  • March 25, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

This quiet courtyard is a relaxing green space nestled in the heart of midtown Manhattan.The streetside sanctuary has unique maintenance needs, which are provided by John Mini Distinctive Landscapes. The company inherited the project in 2013 when the firm was tapped to take over maintaining the spac... read more.

  • March 21, 2019