Month: September 2012

Landscape East & West Recognized by the Business Recycling Awards Group (BRAG)

September 18, 2012

Landscape East & West is proud to accept an award from the Business Recycling Awards Group (BRAG), which recognizes businesses throughout Clackamas County that do an outstanding job of recycling, preventing waste, purchasing recycled-content products and promoting sustainability. (more…)

Fall Preparation: Rainwater Harvesting Options for Homeowners

September 13, 2012

Rain 1From our years of experience landscaping Lake Oswego and Portland, we can tell you that rainwater harvesting systems are highly beneficial, even in a moist climate like the Pacific Northwest. Yes, for much of the year rainwater harvesting systems in Portland-area homes will over-collect. At these times, the excess water can be diverted onto a permeable surface, where it will drain away slowly into the city watershed. Even during these wet periods, harvesting does help benefit the local eco system by slowing the drainage of rainwater to the river. (more…)

Join Landscape East & West at the Neil Kelly Remodeling Street Fair

September 06, 2012

If you’re a homeowner looking to remodel – or if you just think you might want to renovate down the road – we encourage you to come to the Remodeling Street Fair on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Neil Kelly Design Center (804 N. Alberta). The event will offer a wealth of information on the latest products, services and trends in home remodeling. (more…)