Native Land Design Blog

What Makes Native Land Design Different
HOA Playground Maintenance 101: Much More Than Mulch
3 Reasons Why Taking Your Landscape Survey is Important
How Much Water Does Your Texas Landscape Need In the Winter
Fall Landscaping "To-Do" List for Property Managers
Employee Close-up: Patricia Buckley
Sure-Fire Signs Your Landscape Maintenance Provider is Underperforming on Your Bid
Native Employee Extravaganza
New Hire: Emily Pridgeon
Employee Close-up: Jessica Cruz
How Native uses technology to provide professional customer service.
Hate Landscape Budget Planning? Your Account Manager Can Help!
Close Up:  Intern Elizabeth Lane
New Hire: Brett Burgin
Landscaping Around Pools at HOA and Multifamily Properties: 3 Best Practices
Close Up:  Intern Carly Wright
How Landscapes Impact Mood & Recovery Time (An Introduction To Sociohorticulture)
Texas Landscape Labor (The Impact H-2B Has on Your Landscape Contractor)
Internships at Native Land Design
Common Texas Lawn Insects, Diseases & Weeds Every Property Manager Should Be Able To Spot
The National Collegiate Landscape Competition: “Talent Everywhere”
What Landscape Companies Look For When Interviewing Horticulture Degree Graduates
Three 2018 Commercial Landscaping Trends Property Managers Should Take Note Of
Employee Close-up: Josiah Ball
Looking Back, Looking Ahead And Being Part Of A Team: Native Land Design’s Annual Meeting
What Makes Native Land Design Different
Employee Close-up: Stan Johnson
What Are The Pros and Cons of a Self-Performing Vs. a Subcontracting Landscape Company?
Celebrating Women in the Green Industry
How Large is Native Land Design (And Why Does it Matter)?
5 Multi-family Landscaping Services To Ensure Your Property Always Has a Wait List
Production Mapping and Gantt Charting: What Are They and How Do They Help You?
Employee Close-up: Todd Wilson
How Much Does Xeriscaping Cost (Compared to Regular Landscaping)
5 Texas Weeds Property Managers Should Know About Before They Become HUGE Problems
3 Questions Every HOA Board Should Ask Their Commercial Landscape Contractor in Texas
3 Ways to Jumpstart a Career in the Landscaping Industry
Employee Close-up: Chris Rhodes
3 Winter Irrigation Preparation Tips for Texas
What is Wastewater Averaging?
What We Look For in the Perfect Client
Erosion Control Options for Houston Commercial Properties
Employee Close-up: Sandra Leija
The 3 Benefits of Lawn Aeration
Employee Close-up: Jose Ventura
When is the Best Time to Trim or Cut Back Perennials?
Employee Close-up: Greg Yount
Get Residents More Involved in Your HOA Using These 4 Tactics
The Top 3 Reasons to Plant Trees and Shrubs in the Fall in Texas
Building Landscape Careers Through Education and Training Programs
5 Ways Choosing the Lowest Bid Could End Up Costing You Money
The Pros and Cons of a Multi-Year Landscape Maintenance Contract
The Effects of Standing Water and Flooding on Trees and Landscape Plants
All Smart Irrigation Controllers Should Include These 4 Features
3 Ways Commercial Landscape Maintenance Drives Customer Retention
Hate Landscape Budget Planning? Your Account Manager Can Help!
The 3 Best Grass Alternatives for Shady Areas
Employee Close-up: Matt Davis
HOA Landscaping: Who’s Responsible for What?
The Top 6 Tree Traits to Avoid in Parking Lots and Paved Areas in Texas
Why Safety Matters On Office Park Properties
How Our Vehicles And Equipment Impact Our Customers
Grow Your Career With Our Management Training Program
Why We Use Plants Without Blooms
Employee Close-up: Facundo Rodriguez Miranda
How Native Land Design Uses Evernote For Commercial Property Inspections
Commercial Landscape Design: What We've Learned Over the Years
4 Warning Signs to Look For in Your HOA Landscape Maintenance Bids
Sustainable Landscaping Solutions for Texas Commercial Properties
Working Smarter, Not Harder
The 10 Best Plants For South Texas
Professional HOA Landscape Maintenance: An Inside Look at the Benefits
Commercial Lawn Care: How to Get Rid of Weeds in Texas
HOA Vendor Management: 3 Ways to Guarantee Results
Proactive Ways to Keep Leaves Out of Your HOA’s Pools
Our Top Blog Posts From 2016
The Biggest Commercial Irrigation Trends Happening in 2017
HOA Playground Maintenance 101: Much More Than Mulch
Things You Can Do Right Now To Prepare Your Retail Property For Spring
When Do Crape Myrtles Bloom in Texas?
Top 4 Capital Improvement Projects to Complete Before Spring
Landscaping for Privacy and Noise Reduction on Your Commercial Property (Without Sacrificing Security)
Tree Pruning and Removal: A Proactive Approach to Tree Care in Texas
The 3 Best Enhancements for Texas HOA Common Areas
Top 3 Houston Commercial Landscaping Trends for 2017
Tips for Preventing Rodent and Deer Damage to Trees and Plants in Texas
The Importance of Landscape Maps to Illustrate Property Maintenance Limits
Do You Water Trees in the Winter in Texas? Heck Yes!
Sure-Fire Signs Your Landscape Maintenance Provider is Underperforming on Your Bid
5 Causes of Bare Areas in Your Landscape Beds and How to Fix Them
Unhappy With Your Commercial Landscape Maintenance Company in Houston? Here Are the Steps You Need to Take to Transition to Another
Landscape Jobs in Texas: Branch Manager and Account Manager Career Opportunities
What Should Be Included in an HOA Landscape Maintenance RFP?
Peer Group Pros Talk Sales in Austin
Importance of a Tree Risk Assessment Prior to Winter
7 Tips For Properties Facing Reduced Landscape Maintenance Budgets
How to Keep Your Corporate Campus Landscaping Looking Great
Proven Ways for Watering Large Container Plants on Your Property
How to Get Rid of Spider Mites on Cypress and Cedar Trees
Best Practices for Fertilizing and Mowing Grass in Dry Weather or Drought
A Practical Guide to HOA Landscape Committees
8 Texas Trees That Are Adaptable To Both Wet And Dry Areas
Top 5 Landscapes Native Maintains: High-Profile Texas Properties
4 Apartment Complex Landscaping Ideas to Save Your Community Money
6 Dependable Ornamental Grasses for Texas Commercial Landscapes
6 of the Best Urban Street Trees for Texas
3 Reasons Your Retail Tenants Aren’t Renewing With You
Checklist: 5 Landscaping Services Office Buildings Require Every Summer
Texas Oak Wilt – How To Spot This Tree Disease On Your Property
Directors Park: A Look at Native’s Award-Winning Reforestation Project
The Best Summer Landscape Safety Tips For All Property Managers
Texas Landscaping 101: What Is Xeriscaping?
How Municipal Landscaping Will Make Your Texas Town Stand Out
5 Landscape Irrigation Troubleshooting Tips To Take On Texas Summers
4 Examples of Sustainable Commercial Landscape Design in Houston
4 Traits of an Effective HOA Board Member
3 Common Signs of Stress in Plants
How (And Why) To Create a Sustainable Commercial Landscape in Texas
4 Ways Landscaping Can Help Your Retail Property Stand Out
6 Benefits of a Professional Landscape Design
Best Commercial Landscapers in Houston
3 Keys to a Well-Maintained Texas Medical Facility
New Branding, Same Quality Landscape Maintenance You've Grown to Expect!
When is the Best Time to Trim Trees in Austin, Texas?
The 11 Best Native Plants to Include in Your Austin Sustainable Landscaping Plan
How to Properly Prune Crape Myrtles: A Step-By-Step Guide
How to Identify and Prevent Fungi on your Houston Property
Austin Commercial Landscape Maintenance: Weekly Vs. Bi-Weekly Services
The Top 4 Landscape Enhancements For Your Texas Medical Facility
4 Things To Look For in a Commercial Landscape Maintenance Contract
The 6 Best Professional Associations for Texas Property Managers
How To Use Landscape Designs To Improve And Control Traffic Flow
3 Houston Landscaping Trends Every Property Manager Needs To Know
Make Room for these 5 Commercial Landscape Enhancements in Your 2016 Budget
The 4 Best Stormwater Management Strategies for Your Houston Commercial Property
3 Reasons to Reduce Your Irrigation System Usage NOW
When Should I Prune Trees On My Texas Landscape?
4 Telltale Signs You Need to Aerate Your Property This Fall
How to Dress Up Your Commercial Property for the Holidays
5 Reasons Why You Should Never Wait Until Spring to Mulch
How to Prevent Weeds From Growing Next Spring by Doing THIS Now
3 Ways Your HOA Can Conserve Water with a Simple Irrigation Maintenance Contract
The Top 2 Reasons Landscaping Costs are Rising
How Much Does it Cost to Add Seasonal Color to Your Landscape?
How to Communicate with Your Landscape Company: A Property Manager’s Guide
Navigating Your Way Through Austin Water Restrictions
Best Commercial Landscapers in Austin, Texas
5 Best Landscape Enhancements to Add Value and Improve Occupancy Rates
Mulch vs. River Rock vs. Decomposed Granite: Which is the Best Mulch for Landscaping?
5 Questions to Ask Your Landscape Company
How Much Does it Cost to Install an Irrigation System on Your Commercial Property?
The Best Native Plants to Include in Your Texas Sustainable Landscape
Top 3 Irrigation System Upgrades
How to Spot and Prevent Soil Erosion on Your Commercial Property
Drip Irrigation vs. Spray Irrigation: Which Saves More Water On Your Commercial Property?
How To Prepare Your Commercial Landscape for Drought Season
5 Factors That Affect The Cost of Commercial Landscape Maintenance