1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Cold Air, Dark Night, Warm Fire, Bright Stars

    Adding Inviting Warmth through Landscaping and Fire Features According to the American Society of Landscape Architects, fire features, such as pits and fireplaces, are the number-one-requested design feature today.  The climate in Flagstaff is perfect for enjoying a fire pit for many months of the year.  They add ambiance to a cool evening, and provide a great focal point for an intimate gathering or entertaining friends and family.   People naturally gravitate to the flicker and warmth of an outdoor fireplace, and it’s relaxing to just sit and be mesmerized by the dancing flames. If y…Read More