Monthly Archives: August 2017

Planters for gardening on rootops and balconies

Successful landscaping and gardening on balconies and rooftops with planters has many challenges that residents of terrestrial dwellings don’t share. My goal with this forum is to make the reader/contributor aware of these somewhat complex issues, offer simple straightforward solutions, share resources, and garner constructive input from other interested parties.

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Wood Garden Planters with glass windbreaks for sidewalk cafes & restaurants

Wood Garden Planters with glass windbreaks provide for a cozy sidewalk cafe or fine dining restaurant Continue reading

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Restaurant Patio and Sidewalk Cafe Planters: Upscale marketing builds your brand and cools the earth

Restaurant patio and sidewalk cafe planters are an upscale marketing tactic that builds your brand while cooling the earth. Continue reading

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Recycled Plastic Lumber: Helping the world’s Rain Forests and slowing Climate Change.

More and more of our customers have been choosing Recycled Plastic Lumber over the past eight years, in 2017, RPL is being specified more often than real wood.  It is a win for the environment and for our customers. Continue reading

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Urban Garden Planters for Privacy

garden planters can be made with high backs to provide privacy and windbreaks Continue reading

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Sustainable Garden Planter Design: measure twice cut once

A key component of sustainable design is adaptability. Good design allows for the replacement, or reworking, of components to preserve the value and materials of an earlier design when a situation requires it.  Even if that situation arises early in … Continue reading

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