Topic: water conservation

Video: The New Paradigm of Landscape Irrigation

WATSONVILLE − Host, Sarah Rutan: Some people think things will simply return to normal after the California drought is over, but when it comes to landscape irrigation, what’s considered “normal” has shifted dramatically. Today we’re in Watsonville with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Jerry…Read More

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The New Paradigm of Landscape Irrigation

WATSONVILLE − After four years of drought in California, forecasts of a wet winter mean relief may finally be in sight. While the ongoing lack of rain has taken a toll on the state’s landscape production and water supply, it’s had at…Read More

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How to Minimize Landscape Water Consumption

SAN JOSE − Most people don’t realize that the average residential lawn consumes more water than the combined usage of the entire household. That’s why many Californians have decided to remove their thirsty lawns altogether and replace them with more water-wise options….Read More

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Video: Conserving Water with Landscape Irrigation

CAMPBELL − Host, Sarah Rutan: With the current drought conditions in California, it’s time to change the way we approach watering our landscapes. Today we’re in Campbell with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Jeff Sheehan of Confidence Landscaping to learn how. Diamond Certified Expert…Read More

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How to Conserve Water with Landscape Irrigation

CAMPBELL − When it comes to landscape irrigation, Californians have a tendency to overwater plants to the point of twice and even three times the amount of water they actually need. However, under the current drought conditions, this is no…Read More

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How to Raise a Water-Wise Lawn

MENLO PARK  − As California heads into its fourth year of drought, many residents are employing alternative landscaping methods in an effort to minimize water usage. While most would assume this includes giving up one’s front or backyard lawn, this isn’t…Read More

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Video: The Benefits of Synthetic Lawns

SAN RAMON − Host, Sarah Rutan: Synthetic lawns can be a good alternative to real grass. Today we’re in San Ramon with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Jason Webb of 1st Impression Synthetic Lawns & Greens, to tell us why. Diamond…Read More

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How to Avoid Damaging Your Synthetic Lawn

SAN RAMON − In an effort to conserve water, many California homeowners are converting their lawns into more water-wise landscapes. In addition to drought-tolerant landscaping methods, one option that’s steadily growing in popularity is synthetic lawns. These lawns offer the…Read More

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Video: Water Management for your Garden

ROHNERT PARK − Host, Sarah Rutan: In order to maintain a healthy landscape, it’s important to regulate the amount of water your plants receive, Today, we’re in Rohnert Park with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor, Alain Joske of Inscapes to learn…Read More

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The Key to Effective Landscape Watering

ROHNERT PARK − When it comes to landscape irrigation, a common misconception is that plants need to be watered on a daily basis. In reality, by adopting strategic water-wise methods, you can easily reduce the frequency of your landscape watering…Read More

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