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Monday, March 30, 2015
Blue Stone, bluestone, Irregular Blue Stone, Stone Masons

Landshapes employees get a jump on the season. They are preparing Irregular Blue Stone Flagging for spring projects by taking off weak and or the thin edges of the Blue Stone making them more uniform in thickness. They then will champer all edges with a masonry hammer for a more natural look. This eliminates one step in the process at the job site making laying the Blue Stone Steppers much faster.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Soil Prep, Soil Preperation, Preparing Soil

Landshapes gets a jump on the season preparing thousands of yards of soils for the spring Landscape Planting Season. All of our soils are custom mixed at our facilities in Richmond Vermont. Carefully selected amounts of Silt, Sand, and Compost are incorporated and run through a screener to blend and mix the Planting Soils thoroughly. 

Monday, March 23, 2015
Slate Veneer Walls, Stone Veneer, Slate Sculpings Veneer, Veneer Slate Sculpings

Our Stone Masons are hard at work. They have built heavy duty tents around the project area and are heating them to work in this harsh weather we are having. The Stone Veneer being used is a Custom Cut Slate. It was quarried right here in the state of Vermont. 

Friday, March 20, 2015
Landscape Lighting, Lightscape Designs, Lightscaping, Low Voltage Landscape Lighting

Light Up the night!! Enhance your outdoor living experience with a Lightscape Design. This not only enhances your landscape but it makes pathways and sidewalks safer to navigate at night. These Low Voltage LED Landscape Lights use almost no energy and the bulbs last for hundreds of thousands of hours. Increase the time you spend in your Outdoor Living Space without the use of high energy bulbs which attract mosquitos and other biting insects. Let Landshapes design an Outdoor Lighting System...

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Landscape Lighting, Landscape Instalation, Landscape Design, Commercial Landscape, , Landscape Designers, Landscape Lighting, landscape design and installation, Landscape Design, Landscape , Commercial Landscaping

This Commercail Landscape Project was completed last summer at the new Vermont Public Health Lab In Colechester VT.  The Building and Landscaping were disigned by HDR Inc. They are a world renound architctural and engineering firm with offices all over world and have been in business or over 90 years. 

Monday, March 9, 2015
Koi Pond, Koi Ponds, Pond and Waterfall, Water Feature, Waterfalls

Landshapes rehabs a 10 plus year old Koi Pond and Water Fall at Gardeners Supply. The pond had had problems for years with loosing water daily among others. We started by moving the Large Koi into temporary holding tanks with areators. The pond and waterfall were then drained of all water. The next step was to remove the liner and underlayment. At that point we started to examine the stacked stone structure for stability and realized that a good portion of the structure had to be taken...

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Pool, Spas

We know it's still cold out but now is the time to start thinking about a San Juan Fiberglass Pool or Spa.  Landshapes is currently booking pool and spa installations now! Our unique line of San Juan fiberglass pools and spas are far superior to anything in the industry. These pools and spas are one piece durable fiberglass units with a 25 year warranty. These are the most durable pools and spas on the market, so durable that you can freeze them solid and turn them into a skating rink in the winter. Visit the San Juan pool and spa link below to see some skating pictures.

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Monday, February 23, 2015
Landscape Designs

Springs right around the corner. I know that if you just came in from out side you would probably say I was crazy!  But it's true....soon the days will become longer and warmer, the snow will melt, and daffodils will start to peak there heads out of the dormant landscape, Our award winning landscape designers are diligently drawing landscape designs. Whether it's a large scale master landscape plan or a small quaint back yard design, our landscape designers can transform your property into an amazing outdoor living space...

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Bio-stimulation is the spontaneous plant response, whereby a catalyst (Biostimulant) stimulates numerous biological activities in the plant resulting in elevated levels of hormonal and other closely related compounds utilized for maintaining elevated plant health and vigor. Increasing aggregated hormonal threshold levels greatly facilitates functional cell wall permeability and turgidity providing the foundations directly responsible for successfully challenging stress symptoms throughout the extended planting cycle, harvest, installation, and stabilization of plants. 

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Friday, February 13, 2015
Swimming Pond, Landscape Design

A study by RealEstate. com suggests that landscaping and hardscaping can deliver a return on investment as high as 150 percent-an ROI that puts it ahead of popular home improvement projects like kitchen or bathroom updates.

"When I bring a buyer to a home that features state-of-the-art landscaping and elements like a fire pit and high-end pavers, there's an immediate...

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