is Environmentally Friendly Landscaping?
landscaping sometimes referred to as natural or ecological landscaping consists
of principles that
around balancing our needs and sense of beauty with those of nature- our
ecosystems- because, in the long run, they are interrelated. These are some of
the principles that St. Croix Valley
Eco-Smart Designs-Whether you are
starting from scratch or renovating an existing landscape, we have the
expertise to assess your needs and develop a master plan with ecology in
Create Practical Turf Areas-Reduce lawn
areas to those needed for practical use.
Create Plant communities –Combining
plants that work together with similar needs based on requirements for site
conditions to minimize water and fertilizer. Use native plants where
Improve Soil and Mulch-soil testing and
Maximize Water Use by irrigation
efficiency, harvesting rainwater and installing rain gardens.
St. Croix Valley is continually striving
to utilize earth friendly products whenever possible. As an example, in 2008
we started producing and using biodiesel in our equipment ( trucks, skid
steer, backhoe and pick-ups).
Information on the benefits
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