Lucid Landscapes

WHY LANDSCAPE?


INCREASED HOME VALUES


    Landscaping has a recovery value of 100% to 200%.  This compares to a recovery value of a kitchen overhaul, 75% to 125%, a bathroom, 80% to 120% - Money Magazine


ENERGY SAVINGS


    Protect your home from winter winds and shade that hot sunny exposure to save money on heating and air conditioning.


PRIVACY - TRANQUILITY


    Green living barriers create private, comfortable space to enjoy your surroundings.


THERAPY WITH 5 SENSES


    A sooting water feature, fragrant flowers, creative construction, ripe produce, and a shade tree certainly creates appreciation for the natural world!


REDUCE MAINTENANCE


    Mulched beds, retaining walls, island planting and ground covers are just a few ways to increase your leisure time.


PROTECT AND HEAL THE EARTH


    Through landscaping we can replenish oxygen to the air, decrease pollution, and reclaim abused lands.  We conserve natural resources through proper plant choice, mulching, irritgation, edible landscaping, and solving drainage/erosion problems.

WHY DESIGN?

 

Landscape designers have the education, advanced training, and experience to create functional, aesthetic outdoor spaces.  However, the most important skill a designer develops is LISTENING.  The ability to interpret your needs and desires is vital and a designer encourages your involvement.  A designer analyzes your site's character, strengths and weaknesses.  A detailed, scaled design is drawn that may be installed immediately or implemented over time.

 

Landscape designers know how to integrate your lifestyle indoors and outdoors with a seamless transition.  The combined knowledge of construction and plant selection ensure that all components enhance and support one another.  Designers create beautiful, dynamic landscapes that reflect the richness and diversity of nature.