Rooftop Planters

Rooftop Planters: Ideas On How To Create The Perfect Rooftop Garden

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Rooftop gardens have flourished in popularity lately, especially in busy cities like New York, where garden space is a true luxury. The best part? You don’t need a big rooftop to create a rooftop garden. Big or small, rooftop planters can change an unused space into a favorite hangout spot. By properly adding rooftop planters and other décor to your …

How to Pick the Best Roof Garden Plants

How to Pick the Best Roof Garden Plants

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The best roof garden plants are low maintenance and able to survive the harsh conditions present on rooftops. Urban rooftop gardens make exquisite spaces that can be surprisingly low maintenance, if you use a good mix of the best roof garden plants. Rooftop Garden Plants Must Withstand These 2 Things High Heat Exposure Roof gardens are exposed to a lot …

5 Surprising Benefits to Adding a Roof Garden

5 Surprising Benefits to Adding a Roof Garden

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A roof garden is defined as a collection of greenery planted on top of a man-made structure. More and more urban buildings are installing roof gardens, and for plenty of good reasons. Adding rooftop planters offers countless benefits, including money-saving opportunities, reduced roof maintenance, and added energy efficiency. Benefits of adding a roof garden: Improve aesthetics Add a new amenity …

Top 3 2017 Landscaping Trends For Coastal Landscaping & Eco-Friendly Landscaping

Top 3 2017 Landscaping Trends For Coastal Landscaping & Eco-Friendly Landscaping

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The top 2017 landscaping trends are modern, stylish, functional and eco-friendly. As times change, technology progresses and we become more attuned with how to meet our needs and nature’s needs in one swoop, we continue to see awesome changes in the landscaping industry. There are so many different landscaping trends that it’d be impossible to cover them all in one …

Outdoor Theater

7 Top Tips For Successful Stage Design

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Pulling off stage design that speaks to the performance is key to putting on any production without a hitch, these top tips for successful stage design will help you steal the show. The scene sets the backdrop for any story or experience, hence why your job as stage designer is so important. Here are some top tips for stage design …

Tips to Make Cities More Energy Efficient

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Developing more energy efficient cities remains a top priority in the US, as well as around the world. There are many ways cities can promote greener and more energy efficient practices, such as developing energy-efficient targets, tracking and reporting progress, and offering grants, rebates and other financial incentives. In addition, they can host competitions with awards, offer technical training on …

Important Guidelines For Functional Commercial Site Furnishings

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Benches, chairs and other commercial site furnishings play a huge role in overall functionality when outfitting a college campus, restaurant, City Square, bus stop, business courtyard, and etc. TerraCast Products has built a reputation on durable, long-lasting and beautiful site furnishings that far and beyond outlast the competition. We accomplish this by using a specially made resin blend mix to …

Creating the Perfect Outdoor Hang Out

Creating the Perfect Outdoor Hang Out

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When it comes to creating the perfect outdoor hang-out space, it all comes down to creating an appealing set-up. Décor and furnishings set the tone of the atmosphere. In this guide, the team at TerraCast shares exactly how you can set the tone and create the perfect outdoor space, whether it is within your own backyard, on a large rooftop, …

Get Ready for Spring

Get Ready for Spring

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Whether your business is large or small, as a business owner, you know the importance of the appearance of your company – inside and out. Of course, as springtime approaches, updates to the exterior of your property can make all the difference when enhancing your curb appeal and inviting clients and customers to come inside. Let’s explore some ideas to …

Improve Your Landscaping – Increase Tenant Occupancy

Improve Your Landscaping – Increase Tenant Occupancy

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While improving your rental property’s landscaping may not be a top priority, it should. In fact, enhancing your commercial landscaping can actually increase tenant occupancy in your property – whether your property is an apartment complex or a shopping center.  Rental property, in nearly all its iterations, needs tenants to ensure a profit. Attention to landscape details, from planters to …