Articles In 'Outdoor Landscaping'

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 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, 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 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 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 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

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

At John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, we’ll take on any challenge, including the challenge of incorporating biophilic design into smaller spaces. So if you have a small area you would like planted, look no further than JMdl to work wonders. Just because you only have a small space to work with,... read more.

  • January 23, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Each year, Pantone designates a “Color of the Year.” This color is meant to represent the current zeitgeist and often gets adopted into mainstream design trends. 2019’s color has been announced, and we’re excited to see that “Living Coral” is 2019’s Pantone... read more.

  • January 04, 2019

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

You never get a second chance to make a first impression, which is why getting it right the first time matters. Here is how we can add curb appeal to your location. Enhance the Entrance Ensure your property is welcoming to all by paying close attention to the entrance. It is important not to fill... read more.

  • November 27, 2018

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

  There is more to landscaping than just creating beautiful spaces. The benefits of landscaping are endless, especially for your business. When planning to approve the appeal of your space, many people are quick to focus on the interior. Due to this, outdoor landscaping and all of its value o... read more.

  • October 08, 2018

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

As summer winds down and temperatures begin to cool off, we can feel Fall in the air. Here are our tips for transitioning your space from summer to autumn. Late summer into early fall is the perfect time to start making changes to your landscape, as some plants may already be thinning out. Addition... read more.

  • September 21, 2018

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Looking for a low-maintenance and earth-friendly option for your space? Sustainable plantings bring beauty and the benefits of nature to your garden! Sustainability is all about maintaining natural resources that are needed to survive. Misusing natural resources can be dangerous for us and our futu... read more.

  • September 05, 2018

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

While living walls work well indoors, they can also be the perfect addition to your outdoor space.... read more.

  • August 03, 2018

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

Color and shape play a key role in the garden, but don't forget about the importance of texture in garden design!... read more.

  • August 03, 2018

By John Mini Distinctive Landscapes, Posted in Outdoor Landscaping

A garden or landscape full of seasonal plants that add vibrant color, interesting texture and lush, green foliage will ensure beauty in your space each season.... read more.

  • August 03, 2018