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Summer-Friendly Landscape Ideas

While lush, green turf grass covers nearly 47 million acres in the United States, all that green requires homeowners to hand over “green” for upkeep.

backyard 2Most yards are covered with non-native grass species that need mowing, weed killing, fertilizing, and watering. In fact, the average American household uses 60 gallons of water a day on watering (which, since California has a new water conservation law coming into affect, we need to consider reducing that amount). So, ditch the thirsty green for these easy yard alternatives Continue reading