Landscape Renovation Ideas for Spring

Posted on: February 22, 2011

The sun is shining, the weather it sweet, and winter is over. Break out those gardening gloves and dust off your planting tools, Springtime is here!

Time to get down and dirty as we pull our favorite landscape renovations out of the shed and into Spring.

We don’t know about you, but we are tired of planting the same old flowers each and every year. It’s time to turn over a new leaf and it starts with ideas for landscape renovations in Spring.

Grab your shears and throw on those sunglasses, as we shine some light on our favorite landscape techniques to get your home Springtime ready.

Landscape Renovations for Spring

What landscape architecture is going to look best, cost the least over time, and low-maintenance? Boy, do we have an answer for you and it starts with Xeriscape!

This is, without a doubt, a smart landscaping choice during a drought – perfect for California.

A pocket sized park was created out of a 3000 square foot yard in this La Jolla residence. View Full Project Gallery

You can even do hardscape patio construction and forget irrigation systems altogether. Let’s allow nature to take its course through our favorite landscape renovations for Spring.

Planting Tips for Spring

Drought tolerant landscape ideas start with selecting the right plants. There are so many ways to add color and texture when working with succulents and other desert climate plants.

Start by searching through our San Diego planting guide for Agave species succulents and Bougainvillea vines to bring brightness into your front yard.

Add some Salvia species of perennials and a few Swan Hills trees, you’ve got yourself a luxurious, oasis right in the comfort of your own front yard.

Continue to increase your home’s curb appeal by adding some earthy textures with various boulders, rocks, and pebbles.

You can even take it to the next level and start designing your own hardscape or patio..

We’ve got the wheelbarrow filled. Time to pour the cement, and lay the foundation for our Spring tips for outdoor luxury.

Spring Tips for Outdoor Luxury

Let’s be honest, all we really want to do is lay out, relax, and work on our tan. What better way to do that than under a custom built cabana in front of a brand new pool? Who’s got the daiquiris, am I right?

Before you can enjoy this home oasis, we’ve got to design it! Are you thinking hot tub and barbecue or are you thinking of a pool and outdoor kitchen?

There are so many options we can do with San Diego paver installation and landscape construction.

Why not throw in some outdoor furniture around a stone fire pit or water feature? We can smell the marshmallows roasting already!

Add in a living walls garden and a hot tub, hope we are invited to the party!

No matter what feature or design you decide to do, make your backyard design ideasrevolve around you and your family’s lifestyle.

In San Diego, we live everyone else vacations. Now, it’s time to make your home where you vacation.

Ready to Start Your Landscape Renovations for Spring?

Stop beating around the bush! Let’s put those roots down and bring your renovations to life. As an award-winning landscape architect company in San Diego, we cannot wait to help you select the best plants, structures, and styles for your eco-friendly landscape construction. Contact us today for a free design consultation or give us call right now!
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