Category Archives: Green Movement

Environmental Stewardship

Sea levels continue to rise faster than predicted just a few years ago making environmental stewardship important to coastal communities. DeepStream Designs has created a full range of sustainably designed garden planters, green wall grids, and hanging planters to make it easier. Planters help reduce … Continue reading

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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: Adaptability

A key component of sustainable garden planter 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 … Continue reading

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Selecting Planter Liners

Selecting planter liners with the features your project requires will save you time, money, and effort. The first consideration when selecting planter liners is the shape of the planter and drain placement  Selecting planter liners with a tapered shape makes … Continue reading

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Recycled Plastic Lumber Planters

More and more of our customers have been choosing Recycled Plastic Lumber Planters 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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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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Landscape Architects Help You Avoid Expensive Mistakes!

Using Landscape Architects will save you money as you choose the proper plants for your site specific micro-climate. As you consider the integration of watering, nutrition, PH, soil weight vs depth and drainage it creates a complex matrix of possibilities … Continue reading

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Lightweight Planters for roof gardens and balconies

Lightweight planters reduces the weight of structural components allowing for more plants and planting medium.  The structural integrity of DeepStream’s planters is backed by a Lifetime Structural Warranty and will last for decades. The marine anodized finish on the proprietary aluminum legs  keep them looking great. There is no paint or powder coating to fail. Continue reading

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How Green does your garden grow?

The Ultimate Recycling Statement In keeping with DeepStream Designs’ mantra:  “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” I wanted to create a planter and recycling bins with the lowest impact on the environment that I could for our clients that are working on projects … Continue reading

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Container Gardening: Spring Conditioning

Perennial plants grown in containers have special needs.  Now that it’s spring here in Miami, I’ve noticed that it’s well past time to repot some of my smaller ornamental plants that I’ve not tended to in about 5 years.  Their … Continue reading

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