As Featured on Houzz: Steinhauer speaks on sustainable landscape design
Our CEO and Landscape Architect, Phil Steinhauer, chimed in on Houzz about sustainable landscape design.
In a sustainable landscape design, one of the tips Steinhauer mentions is that irrigation is an important part. A sustainable landscape doesn't mean you have to eliminate the hopes of having lawn space. "More importantly, it's putting lawn where it is useful for recreation and entertaining", says Steinhauer in 10 Things to Consider for a Sustainable Landscape Design.
It's also about choosing the correct plant for the correct place. Choosing plants that are native to Colorado's climate, soil type and sun exposure cuts down on water and maintenance needs. Choosing native plantings also support local wildlife. Read: How to Design for Clients Who Want Sustainable Landscapes
To read all tips on sustainable landscape design, check out 10 Things to Consider for a Sustainable Landscape Design and How to Design for Clients Who Want Sustainable Landscapes. Also, consider meeting with one of our landscape architects or designers to start designing your landscape to enjoy this summer.