Artificial boxwood hedge is turning up at some very luxurious hotels, restaurants, office buildings, and upscale apartment complexes. Artificial plants may have once been considered de-classe, but no longer as the new artificial plant products look lush, hip, and modern. Green walls are in and even if they are not live plants, people respond to them quite positively.
began selling artificial boxwood hedge four years ago, and since then sales have exploded, especially among commercial property owners. More and more commercial building mangers are switching to artificial plants because they are maintenance free and require no water. Water is at a premium, especially in the dry southwest and California, that is experiencing one of its worst droughts in history.
Many people have not yet seen artificial boxwood hedge and maybe can’t imagine how it could be exciting. It adds color, it adds texture, and adds that something extra that creates an image in people’s minds. Restaurant owners who have installed artificial boxwood hedge report the number of positive comments they receive on Yelp and other social media sites about their hip and modern décor.
Covering a plain concrete wall with artificial boxwood hedge can make such a difference in the perception of visitor’s minds. Just that little bit of added décor may make a world of difference in how customers see a certain place. Artificial boxwood hedge give property owners that competitive edge that people can’t quite put their finger on.
Apartment owners are installing artificial boxwood hedge in their apartment complexes for decorative and privacy reasons. It may not be practical to grow a real hedge in a courtyard for instance, but it is practical to install a fake hedge that can be put up in an afternoon. Once more, the faux boxwood hedges don’t require trimming, pruning, or watering. Building residents just love the fake hedges as well.
Geranium Street Floral custom built and installed several faux boxwood hedge panels into a Palm Springs apartment building, creating a hip, art deco look to the building. The custom designed hedge panels were placed in the courtyard to act as a privacy barrier between apartments, and for their decorative value. They were also placed as privacy barriers between apartments on the balcony.
The result was striking to say the least. The owners of the building will likely be able to fetch higher rents in the future as the building looks modern, hip, and art deco. This look will likely also attract upscale quality tenants that want to feel good about where they live. The green artificial hedge walls add some color and look fantastic against the stark desert backdrop of Palm Springs.
The faux boxwood hedge panels also act as a much needed privacy barrier. The residents in the building felt like they add no privacy as the front windows in the court yard faced the neighbors across the way. The custom designed hedge panels break up the view and look attractive at the same time. Residents are inviting their friends over just to see the faux boxwood hedges.
Faux boxwood hedge panels were also used as privacy dividers on the second story balcony of the building. This brought much needed relief to the residents, as they were finally able to sit on their balconies without having their neighbors looking right at them. The older, motel styled building now looks like something hip, something art deco, and cool.
Geranium Street Floral can build and custom design faux boxwood hedge panels of almost any size, for any commercial building or residence. They have some of their custom hedge panels up at the Sovoie Restaurant in Chula Vista, at the brand new Grand Hotel in downtown Las Vegas, and at many commercial buildings throughout San Diego.
Faux boxwood hedge is quickly becoming one of the hottest landscaping accessories all across the country as people realize the costs of water and maintaining real plants. The severe drought now ongoing in California is causing people to rethink landscape design. Realistic and durable faux hedges, bushes, and even trees are being used at commercial buildings and even residential properties. It only makes sense, because these faux plants require no maintenance or watering.
Fake hedges look real, absorb sound waves, and create an extra level of privacy. Some people are using the fake hedges to divide areas in apartment and condo complexes, and at office parks and complexes. They are even erecting fake hedges at construction sites to block unsightly areas from the public during building. Many municipal buildings, including schools, universities, and city buildings are using artificial hedges for various reasons.
Faux boxwood hedges can be put up to conceal a pump building, a utility shed, or even a dumpster. Many people are applying artificial boxwood hedge panels to cinder block retaining walls to make them appear like real hedges. Event planners are using faux boxwood hedges to divide events such as weddings and trade shows. The panels can be transported and used over and over again.
Faux boxwood hedge is being used for interiors also. Restaurants, retailers, and office buildings are using artificial boxwood hedge throughout their buildings. It gives an interesting textured and green look, and we all know that green is in and probably to stay. Green walls and green areas inside buildings illicit a sense of calm and well being.
Geranium Street Floral of San Marcos, California is the number one supplier of faux boxwood hedge in the United States. They have several different styles of artificial boxwood hedge on hand including long leaf, fire retardant, UV rated, and indoor boxwood. They can also custom build artificial hedge panels, or custom install artificial hedge at properties within the Southern California and Nevada region.
Block walls are now the favorite method of diving property. They are better than chain link fences, or wood fences when it comes to privacy. The only problem with block walls is that they can be ugly. In their natural state, they evoke images of prison – cold and gray. They become dirty and water streaked. If they are painted, they look a little better, but there is a newer, better alternative.
Artificial boxwood hedge designed for outdoor use is the perfect solution to dress up plain block walls. It can be applied to outside and inside of a wall and look like a real hedge to passers by and people inside the yard, or can just be applied to one side. It looks so real, many people won’t even realize that it isn’t. Some people only cover portions of their block walls and leave other portions bare, but even that makes a difference.
Installing the artificial boxwood hedge to block walls is fairly simple and can be done by almost anyone who is used to doing home projects. Geranium Street Floral has done major installation projects all over California and even in Las Vegas. They recently did an installation at the new Grand Hotel in Las Vegas on the rooftop pool area.
When it comes to privacy there is nothing better than artificial boxwood hedge. It not only blocks vision, but reduces sound. The artificial hedge is an inch thick and it absorbs sound that normally would just bounce off of a hard surface. This means that your neighbors don’t need to hear every conversation coming out of your backyard.
Geranium Street Floral has quickly become the biggest distributor of artificial boxwood hedge that is UV rated in the country. They import their products directly from Asia, so there is no middle man. They can ship their products all over the United States directly, or install them locally in California. Remember, only buy UV rated boxwood hedge for outdoor use, or it will fade quickly.
Artificial outdoor hedge panels are be called on for both sound and privacy uses.
Privacy in the new era of cell phones with cameras can be hard to come by. Whether it is a dog that is barking through a fence or a neighbor who is drinking too much whiskey and singing terribly, a privacy hedge may be what the doctor ordered.
Outdoor privacy panels are now being constructed of steel frames and fiberglass planters that form an instant hedge. Outdoor artificial boxwood serves as the faux foliage for the hedge. Artificial boxwood is attractive to look at and is dense enough to keep the neighbors from seeing what is going on behind the panel. Entire walls of these hedges are being constructed to hide or petition of commercial and residential areas. Privacy from people seeing in or from seeing out are great starts to a private deck in your high-rise apartment. Sound protection in the form of macerated vinyl can be used in conjunction with artificial foliage to diffuse sound and increase the opacity of a privacy hedge. Read More…