28 October 2022
Landscape maintenance of sustainable, biodiverse areas is necessary to create calm and accessible spaces
Landscape maintenance of sustainable, biodiverse areas is necessary to create calm and accessible spaces around office, healthcare or educational environments. Enhancing well-being for those passing through or using the spaces.
City spaces can easily turn into uninviting wind tunnels between the tall buildings, however, bringing in nature to soften the spaces in an organised way creates inviting multi-use areas which enhance and beautify the man-made environment.
Landscape maintenance covers everything from maintaining trees and hedges to grassed and planted areas. Design and maintenance of water features, together with aquatic planting creates both a calm space for people to sit and walk as well as assists the biodiversity of the space.
Creating blocks of raised planting helps to ensure that the natural areas of planting don't stray onto pathways or under recreational seating with clear boundaries that also avoid people damaging the planting by walking through it.
Management and landscape maintenance of both hard and soft areas using sustainable practices brings nature back into the built environment. Read more here...