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Tips for Making Your Landscape Water Efficient

Posted by Chris Sabbarese on Tue, May, 27, 2014 @ 20:05 PM

Corona Tools LandscapechatSummer is upon us which means for many of us, hot and dry is in our landscape's forecast. Over the next several months, folks will start adding more time to their watering systems and adding more in bills to their local water agency.  So this year, make your landscape more water efficient, using less water while still enjoying the all the beauty and tranquility that landscapes provide.  It's our Water Wednesday topic on #Landscapechat and the we have tips from the experts who can help.

You're Invited to Tweet 

Join @CoronaTools and #landscapechat partner @EwingIrrigation Laura Ory, Social Media + Digital Strategist for Ewing Irrigation for this week's topic: Water Efficient Landscapes. The live chat begins Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11 a.m. PDT / 2 p.m. EDT, where we come together with green industry experts and fellow landscaping peeps each week to discuss all things related to landscape, since 2011.  

Discussion Overview

Plant Selection - Learn why choosing the right plants for your landscape can have a big impact on your water usage. 

Know the Zone - Understand why it's important to group plants together with the same water needs as those around them.

Cutting Back - Discover how pruning back your plants can help save you water in your landscape during the Summer heat. 

Summer Lawn Care - Hear some great tips about Summer lawn care that can help reduce your watering needs in the landscape.

Lawn Alternatives - Discuss some alternatives to lawn that could have some lasting benefits to your landscape (and your wallet) all year long. 

Join the Conversation

Corona Tools Landscapechat

Join us for this information-rich topic live on Twitter! Just sign in, search for #landscapechat and tweet using the hashtag. You're tweets will appear in the live tweet stream and you will be part of the conversation.

If you do miss the live chat, you can still access the complete Storify transcript, available 24/7 following the live chat.  It includes include all the information and links shared during the discussion.

Maximizing the effciency in your landscape isn't just for areas that are in hot an dry locations.  These water efficient practices are fundamentals that should be applied to any landscape and can help reduce our water needs and water supplies.  If you have an outdoor garden or landscape, then this Water Wednesday's #Landscapechat will be an hour of information and tips that you won't want to miss! Come and join us!

Topics: #Landscapechat, Ewing Irrigation, pruning, Summer, watering, Lawn Care

April is National Lawn Care Month with PLANET and Corona Tools

Posted by Chris Sabbarese on Tue, Apr, 22, 2014 @ 18:04 PM


National Lawn Care MonthCome Celebrate National Lawn Care Month

Did you know that the lawn care industry recognizes April as National Lawn Care Month? A time for vigorous growth of fescue and bluegrass, and the Spring-time awakening for dormant warm-season turf such as Zoysia, Bermuda and St. Augustine.  Why wouldn't there be a month to celebrate that?  And it's this week's topic on on #landscapechat.

You're Invited to Tweet 

Join @CoronaTools and #landscapechat partner @PLANET2005 Lisa Schaumann, director of public relations for PLANET for this week's topic: National Lawn Care Month (#NLCM).  The live chat about NLCM begins Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11 a.m. PDT / 2 p.m. EDT, where we come together with green industry experts and fellow landscaping peeps each week to discuss all things related to landscape, since 2011.  

Discussion Overview

What is National Lawn Care Month? - Discover what it's all about and why there is a whole month dedicated to lawn care and to loving your lawn.

How PLANET celebrates National Lawn Care Month - Learn how PLANET helps landscape contractors with information and resources for their customers, lawn care certification and discounts throughout the month.

What homeowners should know about lawn care - PLANET shares fun facts, myths and resources to help you have the greenest sustainable lawn on the block.

Great lawn factoids that most people don't know - PLANET uncovers some incredible facts about your lawn, what it does for you, your family and the environment that every homeowner and professional should know.

Events going on during Lawn Care Month - Hear about some amazing events going on throughout the month and ways that you can pitch in give back to your community.

Join the Conversation

Corona Tools LandscapechatDon't miss out on this exciting topic as we welcome PLANET to #Landscapechat! Just sign in to Twitter and search for #landscapechat and tweet using the hashtag. You're tweets will appear in the live tweet stream and you will be part of the conversation.

If you do miss the live chat, you can still access the complete Storify transcript, available 24/7 following the live chat.  It includes include all the information and links shared during the discussion.

If you've ever considered tearing out your lawn or want to know why some people are just plain fanatics about their lawns the this #Landscapechat will be an hour of information and tips that you won't want to miss!  Come and join us!

Topics: Corona Tools, #Landscapechat, landscape, PLANET, Lawn Care

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