Street Tree Pruning

Unlike most major cities, in Denver, property owners are responsible for the care and maintenance including pruning of their street trees even though the trees are located within the public right-of-way. This requirement is established by the Revised Denver Municipal Code (Chapter 57). As the street trees in Stapleton mature, trimming is beginning to become … Continue reading “Street Tree Pruning”

Home Work

By Kathy Epperson April 2006 Front Porch newspaper Adaptation and reinvention are common themes in the business world and guiding forces in entrepreneurship. Stapleton resident Sarah Christian originally developed a successful career in human resources for GTE (now Verizon) in Florida. She and her husband Steve were married thirteen years ago and just six … Continue reading “Home Work”

Affordable Home Services

If the question is “How to turn an unattractive yard or an unfinished basement into an exciting new living space that adds to the value and enjoyment of a home,” Stapleton residents Gregg Schulman, Geoff Seale and Sarah Christian, ASLA, have the answers with their affordable home services. Gregg started Affordable Home Services in July … Continue reading “Affordable Home Services”

Fall Bulb Planting Tips

By Sarah Christian, ASLA, Landscape Architect September 2004 Front Porch newspaper When is the best time to plant? – Fall is the time to purchase and plant spring flowering bulbs such as crocuses, daffodils, and tulips. Bulbs should be planted from late September through October so they can root well before the ground freezes. … Continue reading “Fall Bulb Planting Tips”