Weed Whipping Tips for the Amateur

Calgary Landscape Design: Weed Whipping Tips for the Amateur

At Mirage Landscaping in Calgary, we pride ourselves on the precision and speed that our crews can achieve with their line trimmers. Weed whipping can be a difficult task to attain professional looking results, but our landscape design experts have considerable practice and pay meticulous attention to detail. Here are a few weed whipping tips…

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Weed-Free Stone Patios and Walkways By Mirage Landscaping

Weed-Free Stone Patios and Walkways By Mirage Landscaping in Calgary

Mirage Landscaping has been Calgary’s premier residential and commercial full service landscaping design and maintenance firm for three generations. We know that good landscape construction requires meticulous practises, especially when it comes to creating patios.  Installing a new patio area made from pavers is a painstaking job, requiring a lot of labour and attention to detail. If that…

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Cooling Your Home and Business With Smart Landscaping

Cooling Your Home and Business With Smart Landscaping

In this age of central air and heat, some trustworthy design principles for landscaping have been mostly forgotten. Sure, you’ll still hear architecturally-minded people mentioning having the larger windows of a house face south, for maximum daylight exposure, but what principles govern the other points of the compass, and what, if anything, does the compass have to do with…

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Water-Saving Strategies for Commercial Landscaping Design

Water-Saving Strategies for Commercial Landscaping Design

Especially in light of our flooding problems last year, it may seem strange that water conservation is a very serious goal in Calgary. Even though we have rivers that periodically spill over their banks like our own local version of the Nile does not mean that these waters are an endless resource. As our region…

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The Agony of Ant Infestations 

Lawn Care in Calgary By Mirage: The Agony of Ant Infestations 

Ants. The very word is enough to make some people’s skin crawl. They’re everywhere, and they can not only ruin your barbecue, but they have a habit of ruining your landscaping, too.  Mirage Landscaping have been dealing with lawn care in Calgary for decades, and although they’re a pain, Alberta’s ants aren’t all bad.  Ants…

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Options for Outdoor Lighting

Options for Outdoor Lighting: Calgary’s Mirage Landscaping

Mirage Landscaping of Calgary is a full-service commercial and residential landscaping design, construction, and maintenance firm. We know that your back yard entertaining space is not only a welcome retreat, but also an expression of your taste and personality. In the design phase of either a new construction or a remodel of your backyard, there…

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