Businesses and commercial property owners are always on the search for new and inventive ways to attract more customers, tenants, and positive feedback. Some businesses opt for catchy advertising, while others might utilize giveaways or other gimmicks. However, businesses and commercial property owners can easily attract new customers, tenants, and positive attention through stunning commercial landscaping and beautiful shade trees.
As summer approaches, many Houstonians begin the process of searching for a new home since many more houses enter the real estate market during the summer months. Homebuyers will often look for larger homes for their growing families, homes that provide shorter work commutes, or homes within certain school districts. However, one key factor that is important for homebuyers to consider is buying a home with large, healthy trees on the property. Trees are not only beautiful assets of a property, but they also offer significant benefits to young children and grandchildren.
This week, many people will be scrambling to find the perfect Mother's Day gift for their mom, wife, or special loved one. Instead of rushing off to battle the crowds at the local florist, jewelry store, or candy shop, consider giving the gift of a stunning landscape makeover. It's a unique, beautiful gift that can be enjoyed for years to come, and offers many advantages over the usual bouquet, bracelet or candy box.
Warmer weather has finally arrived in Houston, which means many more adults, children and pets are spending time outdoors in front yards and back yards. Unfortunately, many yards contain hidden dangers that can pose a serious threat to the health and safety of people and pets. It's important that property owners identify and eliminate these potential property hazards to keep themselves, their loved ones, and their property safe.
In our previous blog post, we looked at how Embark's commitment to excellence results in hiring the best individuals as Embark crew members. That constant strive for excellence and total customer satisfaction also drives Embark to always put safety first. Embark's crew stays safe while performing dangerous projects, and customers and their property remain protected as well.
A company is only as good as its employees, and this is especially true in the tree care and landscape industry. Quality employees are at the heart of Embark Services, and by hiring the best people Embark ensures that projects are always performed with skill, professionalism, safety and efficiency. Embark's commitment to excellence means residential and commercial clients gain peace of mind knowing Embark hires honest, hard working, experienced and safe crew members.
Even though Houstonians are still enjoying cooler spring weather, the reality is that Houston's hot temperatures and humid conditions will be here soon, and with that comes the increased difficulty of maintaining residential lawns and landscape gardens. In addition to the heat and humidity, property owners must also battle many kinds of invasive weeds that can easily overrun gardens and lawns, and ruin the health and appearance of a property.
In the Houston area, there are hundreds of basic tree workers willing to perform tree services for a quick dollar. However, hiring these amateur and untrained workers can put tree health in serious jeopardy and can even put owners at risk because of their unsafe practices and possible liability issues. What can property owners do if they need tree work performed but want to avoid unsafe amateur tree workers? The answer is simple: hire a Certified Arborist to care for the trees on your residential or commercial property.
The phrase "fully insured and bonded" is used quite often in the landscape and tree care industry, but many homeowners, Homeowner Associations, and commercial property owners are often unaware of what the phrase actually means. It is important for property owners to be educated consumers and learn the importance of this phrase, as well as why they should avoid companies that are not fully insured and bonded.
When property owners need the services of landscape or tree care contractors, there is often some research that must be done before utilizing their services. In addition to price, many homeowners might also need to know if a landscaper just handles lawn maintenance, or if they also perform mulching or weed control.