Steve Jacobs featured at the Rancho Santa Fe Review, “Rancho Santa Fe Invasive Plants and Better Alternatives”

Posted on August 28, 2014 in News

In California we are lucky to live in a mild climate that allows us to grow amazing landscapes. Because of this mild climate, plants from other parts of the world often thrive; and some grow so well that they become invasive. These plants ‘jump fences’ and ‘throw seeds.’ Their root and stem fragments spread into  Continue Reading »

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Nature Designs Wins Again in 2014!

Posted on August 26, 2014 in News

California Landscape Contractors Association has awarded Nature Designs the following awards for 2014: Crawford Residence, Rancho Bernardo (Residential Maintenance, Award Winner) Buckenmayer Residence, Poway (Residential Maintenance, Merit Award) Over 75 entries were received this year. Judges were area landscape architects and industry professionals. Nature Designs wishes to recognize our maintenance team: Terri Maguire, Maintenance Leader  Continue Reading »

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Nature Designs Gets Involved With Building Homes for Heroes

Posted on August 26, 2014 in News

Building Homes for Heroes (BHFH) provides housing for military veterans who have been injured while serving the country during the time of the wars in Iraq or Afghanistan.  The organization builds or modifies homes, and gifts them, mortgage-free, to veterans and their families. A collaborative effort between Nature Designs, Beach City Builders and area and national material  Continue Reading »

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Steve Jacobs featured at the Rancho Santa Fe Review: “Why Hire a Licensed Landscape Professional?”

Posted on August 10, 2014 in News

The old saying — “if something seems to good to be true, it probably is” — is quite fitting when it comes to hiring a contractor for your home or yard construction project. While it is smart to shop around, get quotes, etc., don’t fall into the trap of hiring an unlicensed contractor promising a  Continue Reading »

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Steve Jacobs featured at the Rancho Santa Fe Review: How to Create a Fire Safe Landscape

Posted on July 1, 2014 in News

Due to hot weather, strong winds and the drought, San Diego, recently experienced a series of devastating fires. With no end to the drought in sight and now that summer has arrived, it’s up to us to do everything we can to protect San Diego and our homes from fires in the upcoming months. One  Continue Reading »

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