Deep-Rooted Solutions

Cut back on water usage by training plants to grow deeper roots Photo: freedigitalphotos.net Water is expensive. According to a report in the Voice of San Diego, the price shot up 67 percent from 2007 to 2011. And it has approximately risen another ten percent each year from there. Needless to say, cutting water use is not just about being good to the environment. It's a pocketbook issue. One way to cut down on water costs is to use it…

What To Consider When Hiring a Landscape Company

Where to start? You've never hired a San Diego landscape company before, and you don't have the slightest clue as to where you should even begin. You don't know what options are out there, so you aren't even really sure what you want. You only know that you want your lawn and grounds to look better than they do know. Luckily, there are a few common sense steps you can take to make sure that you choose the right San…

Trends in Landscape Design

You are proud of your home, and rightfully so. You work hard, and it shows. The furniture inside, the decor throughout-everything is perfect and reflects impeccable taste. You keep the exterior painted regularly, and you even wash the windows. There's only one flaw in your perfect domestic life-your lawn.   You've tried, but it just hasn't helped. You were obviously born with a brown thumb. The grass is brown and patchy, your hedges are more like a forest, and you…

Creative Ways to Use Pavers

  If you are looking for something creative to do with your landscape, consider the lowly concrete paver. For those without an imagination, the paver is just a boring square that you interlock with other boring squares to create a boring walkway. But for those people willing to think outside the box, the paver can help create some of the most attractive looks to be found in San Diego landscaping. (more…)

Using Rock in Landscaping

If your next home improvement project is going to be your lawn and yard, it can be difficult to know exactly where to start. There are so many options to choose from that knowing which direction to take can be overwhelming. When taking on such a large job, it is always advisable to seek the services of a reputable San Diego Landscaper. An experienced professional will be able to advise you about the direction to take. Under expert guidance, you…