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Old 12-11-2012, 06:34 PM
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Another Great Low Maintenance Yard

Isn't this real cute Even have fake flowers.

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The HOA that I live in put rules in place that you must have more grass than gravel Owners of several rentals mulched the entire front yard. Now there is a big fight over that.

I'll guess the car is green energy.
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Old 12-11-2012, 07:37 PM
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Ever been to New Mexico? A lot of properties there look just like that. I can't imagine why someone in your part of Texas would want that look, though. Don't the greenies know that grass is environmentally friendly?
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Old 12-11-2012, 08:46 PM
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Don't the greenies know that grass is environmentally friendly?
True to a point, but at what cost. Saying that in Florida would almost make sense, until you figure the cost of fertilizer, pesticide ,fungicides and of course the cost of the water that goes on them supplied by a irrigation system.
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Old 12-11-2012, 08:57 PM
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Rocks hold heat and make the house use more electricity for cooling.
Plus, try playing football on rocks or throwing a ball for your dog to bring back...ouch!
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Old 12-11-2012, 09:01 PM
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True to a point, but at what cost. Saying that in Florida would almost make sense, until you figure the cost of fertilizer, pesticide ,fungicides and of course the cost of the water that goes on them supplied by a irrigation system.
I was attending a lawn for a neighbor who went to live with their daughter somewhere in NJ. One night I started getting phone calls and emails that there must be a massive water leak because their water bill was $500. And they kept saying they never had a bill over $100. There was no leak don't know why the bill was so high, normal bills are $300 for small home.
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Old 12-11-2012, 09:21 PM
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What that customer is saying is that it costs too much to have what you speak of, that is the message I'm getting.
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Old 12-12-2012, 09:07 PM
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I was attending a lawn for a neighbor who went to live with their daughter somewhere in NJ. One night I started getting phone calls and emails that there must be a massive water leak because their water bill was $500. And they kept saying they never had a bill over $100. There was no leak don't know why the bill was so high, normal bills are $300 for small home.
Water is not cheap here that is for sure and there is a reason for it just like the picture shown above. It is amazing on the water that is WASTED by some home owners. I have one property that is 50K of St. Augustine which they insist on watering 4 days a week because they neighbors do it. There is roughly 100 homes in this community that do it, drives me nuts.
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Old 12-12-2012, 09:27 PM
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Water is not cheap here that is for sure and there is a reason for it just like the picture shown above. It is amazing on the water that is WASTED by some home owners. I have one property that is 50K of St. Augustine which they insist on watering 4 days a week because they neighbors do it. There is roughly 100 homes in this community that do it, drives me nuts.
Somewhat the same amount of waste here on the lakes where folks water every other day....too many people do not understand about watering efficiently...though, conservation will only go so far. Eventually we here in central Texas will need to make a plan to pipe water in to continue growing...unavoidable
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Old 12-11-2012, 08:14 PM
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ha, i love how they have an irrigation/backflow box in that first pic...
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that's a perfect yard. low maintenance. lol

not good to have as a customer but good for the person that lives there.
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