Landscape design tips San Diego CA

Garden Design and Landscape Construction

Thursday, 24 September 2015 by

San Diego Landcare Systems is a Design Build landscape construction firm.  We work with you to design and create a landscape that meets and exceeds your expectations. As a Design Build landscaping company in San Diego we are able to take your project from idea to completion.  We do this with our own landscape designers, installers and

water saving landscaping tips San Diego, CA

Reduce Water Usage Dramatically with These Water Saving Landscaping Tips Did you know there are effective and easy ways to have water saving landscaping without doing a major landscape renovation?  Even here in drought-stricken California it is estimated that we are using up to 25% more water than they need to maintain healthy, beautiful landscapes. In fact,

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Landscape Remodeling

Sunday, 06 September 2015 by

First impressions are as important for houses as they are for people. If you are considering selling, good landscape design can add up to 20% of value to your home. Make sure to follow these basic rules in order to get the best return on your investment. Landscaping Basics The American Society of Landscape Architects

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fire pits San Diego CA

  Have you been searching for a way to change the way your deck or patio looks? Have you considered an open-air room? If so, then an outdoor fire pit or freestanding, pot-bellied fireplace called a chiminea can create a cozy, warm room that you can enjoy even in the harshest winter conditions. Fire Pits

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Water Features Are Ideal for Your Yard

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 by

Let’s start by saying that water can blend into the foliage you have growing in your backyard. Transform it into a pond, artificial river or fountain and it can stand out and become a focal feature all on its own. San Diego water features are ideal for large gardens and for patios in smaller spaces. With

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A Landscape Contractor Can Help You Build Your Dream Landscape A landscape contractor help you to construct the landscape you have always wanted. A landscape contractor is a specialty contractor who offers the products and services required for landscape construction; or supplies the management and maintenance needed to keep tasks in prime condition after implementation. Landscape

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outdoor living space San Diego CA

When your mom told you to turn off the TV and play outdoors already, she knew what she was talking about. Hanging outside is good for our mental and physical well-being. As adults, having an outdoor retreat adds an economic component: Upwards of 80% of homebuyers said patios and front porches are “essential” or “desirable,”

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hardscaping San Diego CA

Hardscaping San Diego CA

Friday, 31 July 2015 by

Hardscaping stands for non-living or hard elements, which includes walkways, decks or even ornamental features. Hardscaping in Garden Design Hardscapes could be informal or formal, according the preference, style of one’s home and landscape’s surroundings.  In hardscaping, textural options should be considered carefully and is given a lot of importance. However, using a single texture can

Fire-Safe Landscaping San Diego CA

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 by

When looking back at the recent destructive fires in the Western U.S., a number of homes were saved as a result of the owners’ careful pruning and fire-safe landscaping techniques that protected their homes. What You Can Do The first priority is to clean up the dead trees and shrubs surrounding your home that are

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The demand for outdoor living remains strong, and outdoor living structures are the backbone of a backyard landscape. Pergolas, Decks, Patios, Arbors and Other Outdoor Living Structures By Rob Fanjoy, During the last few years, the backyard living concept has evolved from a deck or patio area (with a pool for the more fortunate) to