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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Regulations for Fencing Your Property

Mirage Landscaping is a full-service, year-round commercial and residential landscaping company with three generations of experience in Calgary.   With all the new builds in this city we do a lot of complete landscape designs for our clients, and often that involves the installation of fences. We have the experience necessary to ensure your fence…

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Make Dead Patches in Your Lawn Disappear

Make Dead Patches in Your Lawn Disappear

General trouble-shooting problems we deal with on behalf of our commercial and residential landscaping clients at Mirage Landscaping in Calgary concern repairing a thin or bald lawn spot. Whether from disease, insect infestation, pet waste damage, a fertilizer hot spot, or other cause, damaged or missing grass can be a very difficult problem to solve. There…

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6 Common Home Landscape Design Errors in Calgary

6 Common Home Landscape Design Errors in Calgary

Mirage Landscaping of Calgary is a full-service residential and commercial landscaping design and maintenance firm. We keep touch through our blog, Facebook, and Twitter, and provide weekly tips on commercial and private landscaping in Calgary’s unforgiving climate. It’s tough to grow anything in this city, but there are common errors that can be avoided to increase…

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Tips for Your Business’s Green Space

Calgary Commercial Landscape Design: Tips for Your Business’s Green Space

Mirage Landscaping of Calgary is a full service residential and commercial landscaping design and maintenance firm. We are committed to excellence in everything we do. Commercial Landscape Design Considerations The bottom line in commercial landscaping is cost effectiveness. Commercial landscaping should be efficient – both for the caretaker and the customer – and also achieve…

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Tips for Reducing Time on Lawn Care

Tips for Reducing Time on Lawn Care: Calgary’s Mirage Landscaping 

Mirage Landscaping of Calgary is your premier commercial and residential landscaping maintenance and design firm in Calgary. We tend to a tremendous variety of properties throughout the city. Green spaces can be beautifully landscaped with interesting features and functions while also being, believe it or not, easy to mow and tend. There are several design…

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Care For Your Commercial Property

Mirage Landscaping in Calgary: Care For Your Commercial Property

When it comes to choosing a commercial landscaping firm in Calgary, you can never be too careful. Some have developed bad habits! As with any employee or supplier, ensure that not only are you contracting with a reputable business or individual, but also one that guarantees professional work and comes with impeccable references. At Mirage Landscaping…

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