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City of Sandy Fountain

City of Sandy Fountain

Recognize this fountain?  The City of Sandy advertised a design competition for its Centennial Plaza in 2010. Over 80 designs were submitted from all over the United States.       Blessing Landscapes' design made it to the top 5 selection, and after...

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2019 Lighting Design Awards

2019 Lighting Design Awards

Blessing Landscapes is proud to announce that we received recognition for three of our outstanding landscape lighting projects for the 2019 qualifying year. LIT (Light in Theory) Design Awards annually recognizes the efforts of talented international lighting product...

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Fence Styles and Materials

Fence Styles and Materials

Below is a list of fence styles and materials to help inspire and start you off on your upcoming fencing project! Even with this information, it's best to consult with a local professional before beginning your project as they have years of experience and valuable...

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Design Elements for Small Spaces

Design Elements for Small Spaces

The Portland Metro area is a beautiful and inspiring place to live but as more and more people flock here, developers are building homes on ever tinier and tinier lots. This means there’s not much outdoor space and even less privacy. So, what’s a homeowner to do?...

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Is it Okay to Plant in Winter?

Is it Okay to Plant in Winter?

With 30 years of experience in the landscape industry working in the Portland, Oregon area, here are a few pros, cons and tips I’ve learned about planting in the winter: 1. Marginal Plants As a general rule, winter is a good time to plant.  However, if the plant is...

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