Water Use: Lawn vs. Swimming Pool Most studies agree that lawns use more than twice as much water as a pool. By adding decks around the pool and using a pool cover the water savings are substantial. The initial filling of a pool is when most of the water is used. In a worst case […]
A water-wise landscape doesn’t mean giving up your lawn or making dramatic changes to your landscape or lifestyle. There are many simple ways to save water, and they all start with you. During dry periods, landscape watering can use up to three-quarters of total household water usage. An inefficient sprinkler can deliver as much as
I want to address wildflower beds… including what to expect, what is necessary to keep them looking great, and an idea of resources necessary to keep these gardens spectacular. Most wildflowers that grow naturally in Southern California sprout with natural winter water and are at their peak in late winter and spring per the amount
One of our clients thought they would save some money on their concrete work by having someone else pour their driveway. They saved around 20%. But as the old saying goes, “nobody is happy with cheap after the price is forgotten.” Even beyond the obvious difference in the aesthetics of the concrete, there are many
Root Barriers Root Barrier Panels are manufactured from a durable polyethylene material. Century Product panels feature 90 degree root deflecting ribs, self interlocking panel to panel connection, eliminating joiner strips and gluing. As well as being a root impervious barrier, the CP panels direct roots downward to prevent costly damage to surrounding hardscapes and landscapes.
Here is our “Plant To Do List” organized alphabetically. It includes the month in which to take the action. This is our ‘secret formula’ in which we have constructed over our 35 years in the business. Our Garden View Landscape Maintenance crews follow these rules which is one of the reasons why our properties are