Sacramento Planning Commission is considering to lift a 1984 ban that prohibited to install artificial grass in the front yards. Due to the new California drought emergency water conservation regulations, state officials must take all necessary action to prepare for water shortages. Artificial grass is the alternative landscape option available to home and business owners today. In California cities, except Sacramento, rebates are offered by local water agencies to those who volunteer to tear off Read More
If you are retired and live on a fixed income, don't fall into a trap of ignoring the entire global warming concept. According to surveys, two-third of Americans believe in a scientists disagreement on the issue. You might be surprised, but today scientists agreement on climate change exceeds 99%. Global warming is happening. The consequences are terrifying.
Water deficiency leads to a farming crisis in the drought states. Did you know that 90 percent of the broccoli, distributed in the United States, Read More
Question: The homeowner's association in my "planned
community" does not allow artificial
grass in my yard. What are my options?
Answer: You should point the administration of your HOA to a
new extension AB 349 of the bill AB 2104 by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez,
D-San Diego. AB 2104 required a common interest developments to adopt a updated
model ordinance regarding water-efficient landscapes that are effective in
conserving water. New assembly bill AB 349 prohibits HOAs impose a fine or
assessment Read More
The "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart has his own idea of how to solve the California Drought issue.
"First, as you know, California goes through historic unprecedented dry spell. " - says Jon Stewart at Thursday's Daily Show. "We are talking about original movie ideas. BOOM! Take that Jurassic world. Hey, what if they build another dinosaur theme park, but this time things also went horribly wrong."
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Using Artificial Turf
The need to conserve water has become one of the major
concerns of governments and organizations when it comes to environment
protection and preservation. It is never too late for people to help in
preservation of the existing water resources. Water management is now further
enhanced with the use of the best alternative to natural grass when it comes to
landscaping. This is no other than the installation of artificial turf.
Why Most People Turn
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Gardeners like you can now start saving water through the
use of artificial grass for their landscapes as replacement for the natural
grass. The usual lawn is short, green and lush. When the weather is hot,
natural grass should be paid with more attention and care. There is the need
for more water, which means you will be spend more on your water bills for your
lawn when the summer time kicks in. During this season, it has to be watered
and maintained frequently and you may need to do it every day, Read More
Most people cannot help to admire the beauty of the nature
particularly when a beautiful and well-maintained lawn is concerned. Landscapes
can definitely make your home or your business office look more beautiful but
at the back of it, you need to be ready with your pocket. Maintaining a natural
grass lawn is pretty expensive and that is the reality.
Going green is an excellent way to aid the environment but
it does not mean that you must always depend on natural grass. As a matter of
fact, there Read More
Brown sport are not fun for something that must look attractive! Take a lawn, for example. Do you know how much water it needs a year to stay green? What can happen if your lawn turns brown? Hot South Western States such as California, Nevada, Texas, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Oklahoma have no luxury in water abundance. With increasing temperature, we must cut our water use or we get fined! What a unpleasant reason to get brown spots! Read More
Regardless of where you live today, water is indeed a very precious resource that people should learn to conserve. From the rainy condition of the weather in the Pacific Northwest to the Southeastern areas, water conservation is consistently playing a very important role in several ways than one. While the states and countries across the world are struggling to battle for clean and potable water and fresh air, there are cities and states that are struggling to conserve water so that they can beat Read More
Artificial grass is now gaining popularity and you will be amazed at how it is making sense where home applications are concerned. It has even been found to solve landscaping issues! For those living in low water areas, artificial grass should be your next best choice and this is because you will save yourself a hefty water bill. If also you are one of those people who is always tired of maintaining the lawn time and again, consider switching to artificial grass. It is evident that most homeowners Read More