Every year thousands of gallons of free water fall on our houses and properties, and eventually down spouts that lead to the gutter where it flows away. However, that rainwater is a valuable commodity that can be used on landscapes and gardens. Additional Info...
Drought proof your home! This inspiring and informative workshop is designed for homeowners interested in replacing their water-thirsty lawns with beautiful water efficient landscaping. Read on...
We've added 12 new homes to our photo page of completed local lawn to garden projects, meaning we now have 57 projects for you to look over and get ideas for landscaping your new water-saving garden. You'll see recently-completed gardens & mature ones. See all 57 completed local projects...
February 22Bay-Friendly Landscape Maintenance Training Rescape California is offering this four-session training program targeted at professional landscape maintenance contractors. Give yourself a competitive edge by being a part of Bay-Friendly’s dynamic approach to maintaining and managing healthy landscapes!Read on...
March 2Landscape Workshop: How to Replace Your Lawn With a Beautiful Water-Wise Landscape Drought proof your home! This inspiring and informative workshop is designed for homeowners interested in replacing their water-thirsty lawns with beautiful water efficient landscaping. Experts will provide advice on landscape design, plants, and drip irrigation. In addition, participants will learn about CCWD’s Lawn to Garden Rebate Program.Read on...
March 24Home Composting Workshop Food waste disposal is a national problem. Join Contra Costa County and Mt. View Sanitary District at this workshop to learn how to turn your kitchen scraps into high quality compost!Read on...