Three Reasons Why Landscape Crews Shouldn’t Trim Your Trees

In Houston, it's common for residential and commercial property owners to rely on landscapers to maintain their lawn and gardens throughout the year. However, some property owners make the mistake of allowing their amateur landscape crews to perform tree maintenance such as tree pruning and tree removal. In today's blog post, we'll look at three reasons why landscape crews should never be allowed to perform tree maintenance on residential or commercial properties.

read more

Four Ways To Improve Your Commercial Landscape Budget

In Houston, our warm climate and longer growing season means commercial properties need much more landscape and tree care maintenance throughout the year. Unfortunately for some business owners, these landscape maintenance costs can have a significant impact on their annual budget. However, there are four ways that business owners can improve their commercial landscape budget without sacrificing their property's beauty, health and value.

read more

The Top Three Dangers Of Excessively Pruning Your Trees

With fall weather finally making its way to Houston, many property owners are starting to see leaves fall from trees and tree growth slowing down. This cooler weather marks the ideal time to have trees pruned back, but some property owners and amateur tree crews go overboard with their tree pruning. In today's blog post, we'll look at the top three dangers that result from excessively pruning trees.

read more

Is Your HOA Making One Of These Landscaping Mistakes?

Homeowners Associations, commonly known as HOAs, are the governing body of a neighborhood, community or complex, and are tasked with making and enforcing neighborhood rules and deed restrictions. In addition, HOAs are also responsible for ensuring that the neighborhood landscaping, common green space, and surrounding trees are maintained. Unfortunately, some Houston area HOA's make poor decisions regarding the landscape and tree maintenance of their community, damaging curb appeal and threatening property values.

read more

The Three Dangers of Unfinished Tree and Landscape Projects

In any given season, property owners may have a variety of tree and landscape maintenance needs, or major repair or improvement projects to complete. Some property owners attempt these on their own, while others hire day laborers or other unskilled and amateur crews to complete the tasks. One common occurrence for these property owners is that they find themselves unable to finish their project on their own, or their amateur hired help leaves the project incomplete.

read more

How Your Yard Can Become An Oasis

With fall officially here, many Houstonians are eager to spend more time in their backyard to enjoy the milder weather with family and friends. Unfortunately for some property owners, their backyard may be a source of frustration because of its poor condition or unsightly appearance, or even boredom because of their bland lawn with no beauty or amenities. In today's blog post, we'll discuss how, with a few simple changes, an ordinary or unkempt backyard can be transformed into a stunning, relaxing outdoor oasis.

Stunning Seasonal Color Brightens Any Backyard

read more

Landscape Improvements That Can Increase Retail Customers This Holiday Season

Retail and commercial property owners are always looking for ways to increase and retain their customer base and foot traffic, especially in Houston's competitive economy. The appearance and amenities of a commercial landscape can make or break a business, so it's imperative that commercial property owners and managers take advantage of opportunities to bring in more customers, particularly before a busy holiday shopping season.

read more

Important Landscape Services Your New Property Might Need

Property ownership in the U.S. is both a privilege and an investment for owners. While there are many significant benefits to owning residential or commercial property, ownership also comes with regular landscape maintenance needs. Before purchasing residential or commercial property, it's important to evaluate the landscape and tree care needs of the property, and also secure a professional landscape and tree care company to handle the maintenance with safety, expertise and efficiency.

read more

Four Advantages of Adding Landscape Lighting To Commercial Properties

In the daytime, commercial properties are easily visible to individuals driving, walking or riding by, but at night some commercial properties struggle to make their business, entryways and signage clearly visible. The addition of strategically placed landscape lighting can make a huge impact in both the basic visibility of a commercial property, and also the overall aesthetic of the commercial site. There are four distinct advantages to adding landscaping lighting to commercial properties that we'll focus on today.

read more

Three Ways To Improve Your Property This Fall

Cooler temperatures are slowly making their way back to Houston, bringing with them an opportunity to prepare residential and commercial properties for fall. There are several simple steps that can improve property health and beauty in strategic ways, offering both immediate and long-term benefits for property owners.

Tree Trimming Enhances Beauty and Strengthens Health

read more


Call Embark Services at (713) 462-3261 Call Embark Services toll-free at (888) 993-6227 Embark Services