landscaping job

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by 1999frontier, Apr 12, 2009.

  1. 1999frontier

    1999frontier LawnSite Senior Member
    from NC
    Messages: 562

    This was done at my parents house. First mulch install. This is my first time posting pictures. Hope it works.




  2. Kennedy Landscaping

    Kennedy Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,597

    Looks good, I see you use bagged too. Can't find it in bulk where I live.
  3. 1999frontier

    1999frontier LawnSite Senior Member
    from NC
    Messages: 562

    yeah its $2.10 per bag 2 cu. ft.
  4. Turf Commando

    Turf Commando LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,186

    red mulch never dies...
  5. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Messages: 6,463

    o dear!! Why red?! It ruins homes...
  6. fastcat

    fastcat LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 799

    it fades way to fast. and does not decompose fast enough
  7. Shane472

    Shane472 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 59

    People actually use red mulch in residential settings? Around here I only ever see it at fast-food restaurants...
  8. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Messages: 4,783

    Seems down south is where its popular. I personally hate it but man i make good money installing the stuff.

    Looks good but they sure went cheap on plants.
  9. 4.3mudder

    4.3mudder LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,227

    I use red anywhere a customer wants it. I like it because to me it brings everything out.

    I thought that the bed could have used a few more bigger shrubs in such. Just my opinion. But man, looks good to me. You passed the first test.

    Are those Nadinas in the front and Yaupons in the back?
  10. MJS

    MJS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,316

    Never used it on a residential job. . . I did spread 12 yards of red as part of a commercial design last year (playground area).

    Honestly, I prefer good old brown hardwood mulch.

    Looks good though, 1999frontier.

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