1. Why You Should Have An Irrigation System, Part 2

    Welcome back to the MountainScapers blog! Last time, we provided two pretty compelling reasons why you should have an irrigation system installed in your landscaping or garden. But the benefits of this clever move take up more space than one blog could account for, so here we’ve collected a few more reasons why you should have one. You Save Money You might be shaking your head, how could having a new irrigation system save you money? You have to think of it as a long-term investment. A properly installed irrigation system can lower your water bill because it uses only the water that your pla…Read More

  2. Why You Should Have An Irrigation System, Part 1

    Often, when we mention irrigation systems for your landscaping, people immediately jump to the large systems used for farms and major gardens. But in reality, any home with landscaping can benefit from an irrigation system. They’re vital for maintaining a healthy and lush garden here in the desert biome of Flagstaff. With a properly installed irrigation system from MountainScapers, your garden can stay green and beautiful all year long. You Save Time No matter the size of your garden, watering it by hand can be a labor, and time, intensive process. In the heat of Arizona, it’s best that yo…Read More

  3. More Benefits Of Adding A Water Feature To Your Landscape

    Residents of Arizona know the difficulties of finding water in our hot and dry state. But just because our state is a desert doesn’t mean your garden has to look like one. We’ve previously discussed some of the benefits of adding a water feature to your landscaping, but here’s a few more to consider! Sunlight Accents Them We’re never lacking for sun here in Arizona, so why not take advantage of it? A water feature is even more brilliant when the sun shines through their streams and pools. They work together to create a beautiful harmony that is very soothing to take in. They Add Nuance…Read More

  4. 4 Reasons Why You Should Consider Getting a Fire Pit

    At MountainScapers Landscape Architecture, we offer a variety of services, and adding fire features is definitely one of the most popular. While there are various types of fire features you can add to your outdoor area, we believe firepits have a certain something special. If you’re not yet sold on having a fire pit, here are some great reasons to consider one! Great for Bonding: There’s something that’s appealing on an instinctive level about sitting around a firepit. Sitting around a fire with other people tends to bring out our most introspective selves. There are many conversations t…Read More

  5. 3 More Reasons to Spend More Time Outside

    Welcome back to Mountainscaper’s blog! In our last blog post, we talked about some reasons why you should spend more time outside this fall in Phoenix. Some of those benefits included, better eye health, vitamin D absorption, and getting out of the indoor pollution that can be even worse than outdoor pollution. If you missed our last post, be sure to read it here or keep reading below about the health benefits of spending a little time outside on your patio in Phoenix. Improved Sleep Spending time outside has shown to improve your sleep. Not only are you getting that valuable vitamin D that …Read More

  6. 3 Reasons to Spend More Time Outside

    Now that the weather is starting to cool down, you may be wanting to spend more time out on your Phoenix patio. If you are like us, we are sure that you are ready for a reprieve from the heat. If you love your patio’s landscaping, shade structure, fire or water feature then we are sure that you are more than ready to spend time outside. However, below are even more reasons why you should opt for spending a little time outdoors each day.   Vitamin D You are probably sick of people going on and on about vitamin D. However, there really is a reason that we always hear about the benefits of vit…Read More

  7. 4 Ways to Update Your Patio

    Fall is here in Phoenix, and with the changing of the seasons, it makes sense to make some changes to your home and patio-area. Not only does changing one’s space make sense with the change that is occurring in the seasons, but changing for the fall season is practical. Here are four ways that we as landscapers suggest as a means to update your patio. Patio Furniture It’s easy to just keep the same patio furniture that you’ve always had and enjoyed this summer, but why not change things up? Opt for more cozy and comfy patio furniture and add some festive pillows for an extra pop of color…Read More

  8. Mountainscapers Can Create Your Dream Oasis

    Summer is just around the around the corner and for those of us in Phoenix we are already enjoying warm temperatures, allowing us relaxing days out by the pool and cool evenings on our patios. Do you love your patio or pool area? Is it a place of relaxation, or does it feel like it needs something, maybe some kind upgrade? Mountainscapers Landscaping is in the business of taking your patio and transforming it into your own personal oasis for relaxing evenings. We can also add elements that will make your home the party spot for your friends or a fun place for your grandchildren and family to r…Read More

  9. Health Benefits of Water in Your Landscape Design

    At Mountainsacpers, our mission is to create a beautiful oasis to call your own. We take water, fire, lush greenery, colorful flora accents, and create an exquisite, one-of-a-kind landscape design in Phoenix. Our landscape design team is committed to ensuring you love your new and improved scenery for your Phoenix home. In our last few posts, we have been going over the benefits of having water and fire elements incorporated into your landscape design. These elements bring about peace, unity, and are a great conversation starter. While these water and fire features have many positive aspects, …Read More

  10. Benefits of Fire Elements for Your Landscape Design

      In our last blog, we were focusing on all the benefits of water features incorporated into your landscape design in Phoenix. Water features can create a tranquil, peaceful, and unique yard space. While water is a lovely feature to have in your landscape design, let's not forget about the opposite of water: Fire. Fire elements included in your landscape can create a sultry, cozy, and inviting space you can spend with your loved one, family, or use for entertaining purposes. From fire pits to fire fountains, these fire features are what you want for your home in Phoenix. At Mountainscaper…Read More