Can Resin Planters Withstand Winter

Can Resin Planters Withstand Winter

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If you live in an area that gets freezing in the winter and want to keep plants outdoors, one of your primary concerns might be whether your planters can withstand the rigors of winter or not. While you might think the best thing to do is move any plants indoors—if possible—plants can survive the outdoor temperatures if cared for and …

Overcoming Suspicion of Change in Bike Lane Barriers

Overcoming Suspicion of Change in Bike Lane Barriers

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In some cities, bicycle lanes have become a regular part of life where they were previously unheard of. Throughout the United States and the world, many have begun cycling for recreation or transportation due to the pandemic as a way to spend time outdoors and get some fresh air amidst lockdowns. While the pandemic is starting to ease, many people …

Outdoor Learning Spaces for Educational Facilities

Outdoor Learning Spaces for Educational Facilities

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In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic that began in 2020, many universities and educational facilities had to make adjustments to accommodate mandated restrictions to protect the health of the student body and faculty. With social distancing becoming a norm throughout the country, one-way educational facilities were able to maintain their on-campus activities by moving much of it outdoors into …

Opportunities for Hospitality Industry in Creating Coworking Spaces

Opportunities for Hospitality Industry in Creating Coworking Spaces

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It was not too long ago that working from home was seen as something that only freelancers and digital content creators could do. That all changed in 2020 when COVID-19 forced many industries to shift staff away from working at the office to staying at home and working remotely to meet lockdown and social distancing mandates. While the pandemic is …

Flexible Outdoor Space for Cities and Municipalities

Flexible Outdoor Space for Cities and Municipalities

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One of the challenges that are a direct result of the past few years of COVID-19 lockdowns and phased reopenings are the limited capacities many cities and municipalities still have to this day. With life slowly returning to normal as people leave their homes to spend time with their friends and family in the wake of the pandemic, having flexible …

Safe Materials for Edible Landscaping

Safe Materials for Edible Landscaping

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Are you thinking about starting your own edible garden? It is a popular way to add some purpose to your garden besides being purely ornamental, and they can also be just as pretty to look at. If you are considering starting one, you might be wondering where to begin and what materials you might need before you commence planting anything. …

Rebase Light Poles

Rebase Light Poles

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Have you begun noticing the base of your light poles corroding or otherwise being damaged? Traditional light pole bases are prone to damage from landscaping equipment, vehicles, road salts, and many others, in addition to salt and moisture from the air corroding the base and weakening its stability.  Because the maintenance and repair costs for traditional light pole bases can …

Planters Suitable for Busy Locations

Planters Suitable for Busy Locations

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When shopping for planters, you must first consider how busy the area is so you choose the right options. Although traditionally wood, wood composites, or metal have been popular options for raised garden beds, they are susceptible to corrosion, rot, and damage from nearby activity which can be prevented when using resin-based planters.  Resin is not only more durable and …

Benefits of Resin for Light Pole Bases

Benefits of Resin for Light Pole Bases

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Have you been experiencing issues with your light poles suffering damage and deterioration? Light poles traditionally have metal or concrete bases that are prone to damage from vehicles, harsh weather, and corrosion, making regular maintenance necessary to prevent further damage to the structural integrity of the light pole.  With that in mind, TerraCast manufactures light pole bases made with resin …

Planters – Fiberglass vs Resin

Planters – Fiberglass vs Resin

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Planters are much more than a space for greenery and pretty flowers – they’re an imperative part of your personality and any design scheme. They are an anchor of style, blending seamlessly into the environment and offering a pop of contrast to viewers. Choosing the right type of planters can add as much definition and character to your indoor and …