Suburban No-Maintenance Design and Installation for Retired Couple
Suburban No-Maintenance Design and Installation for Retired Couple
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Commenced:
01/01/2018
Submitted:
17/04/2018
Last updated:
19/04/2018
Location:
Atando Court, Apex, NC, US
Phone:
704-975-7695
Website:
http://earthius.com
Climate zone:
Warm Temperate





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Suburban No-Maintenance Design and Installation for Retired Couple

Project Type

Urban, Residential

Project Summary

This client is a retired couple who was tired of the back and forth with their lawn maintenance service. The wife finally concluded that, outside of spending $7k to replace the sod only to watch it rot away again under their large, dense tree canopy, she would rather rip it out altogether. At that point, they found The Earthius Project. I provided them with a budget friendly plan that would eliminate the remaining lawn over a period of 3 months (so the HOA would not be alarmed), worked with the existing land contours to create solutions from problems (like building up gullies with wood chips, planting moisture-loving red-twig dogwood in the boggy areas), and providing the aging couple with a virtually maintenance-free, drought and deer proof oasis of diverse wildlife habitat and kitchen garden.

Project Description

A high maintenance, sodded suburban 1/4 acre plot is transformed to a lush woodland oasis.

Updates

More Research and Plant Selection

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Prep Work for the Design Plan

Elevations and Water Movement

Posted almost 2 years ago (0 comments)
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