Category Archives: Issues & Solutions

Planter Drainage modern solutions

Planter Drainage: water in, water out.  Simple, right? However more plants die from lack of planter drainage than underwatering and it’s an expensive, time-consuming, waste of time to deal with poorly draining planters that ultimately have to be dug up and … Continue reading

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Planting Mix vs Dirt

Using the appropriate planting mix is essential when growing perennials or trees and bushes in large containers where repotting these heavy items with complex root systems is going to be problematic. Getting it right the first time is well worth the effort. Continue reading

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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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Modern Fiberglass Planters

Modern fiberglass planters provide many options in terms of form and style. As a national distributor of Tournesol fiberglass planters for the past 15 years DeepStream Designs has had a very good experience with their entire modern fiberglass garden planter line featuring the longest warranty in the business. 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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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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