Hills and Valleys in De Luz
This De Luz property had numerous slopes throughout. Naturally faced stone stairs made for a uniquely beautiful focal point. The plantings – many edible – were in shades of purple, white, pink, silver and more. Concrete staircases flanked both sides of the huge space. Planter boxes were terraced into the hillside. At the base of…
High End Modern
This sprawling residential yard in Menifee begged for some hardscape and plantings. After project completion, the homeowner was able to enjoy a custom statement water feature, a large fireplace, BBQ combination, expansive paver patios, grass and garden spaces. The low voltage lighting installed allowed for year round, day and night enjoyment!
Gather Round – Wine Country Style
This beautiful project features a perfect blend of wine country style, clean modern lines, and Mediterranean recreation spaces. The Bocce Ball Court (complete with Oyster shell topping), outdoor fireplace, sitting, areas and planter boxes came together to create an excellent family friendly yard. The acid washed concrete added a great custom look.
Farmhouse Style with All the Trimmings
This previously wide-open space is now a dream backyard. The paver pathways lead around a specimen tree to water features, raised planters, an above ground pool and through lovely plantings. The walls feature rustic wood-style stone facing. The BBQ island and outdoor fireplace also feature this same material. The whole effect is a peaceful and…
Kicking Up Curb Appeal
This vast front yard started as an all-grass generic space that anyone could drive past without noticing. After the addition of walls, gates, pilasters, walkways, a dry river bed (with custom concrete bridge), stonework, artificial turf and ample low-voltage-lighting, it certainly catches attention now!
Decomposed Granite – also known as DG – is a versatile landscape material. Its relatively low cost makes it an excellent material for walking paths, bike tracks, and secondary sitting areas. Its neutral color makes it an excellent fit for Mediterranean, Farmhouse, Wine Country, Desert and other landscape styles.
Natural grass is not the right choice for every home or every family. Luckily, there are a number of alternatives for California homeowners to choose from. Included below is a representative sample of select kinds and applications of grass alternatives, but please see our other pages to find many other options as well. Dry river…