In landscape architecture and garden design, a water feature is one or more items from a range of fountains, pools, ponds, cascades, waterfalls, and streams. A water feature may be indoor or outdoor and can be any size, from a desk top water fountain to a large indoor waterfall that covers an entire wall in a large commercial building, and can be made from any number of materials, including stone, granite, stainless steel, resin, iron,and glass. Water features often offer additional benefits to homeowners, such as increased curb appeal, home value, gets humidity in dry regions and improves air quality.
Landscape design focuses on both the integrated master landscape planning of a property and the specific garden design of landscape elements and plants within it. The practical, aesthetic, horticultural, and environmental sustainability are also components of landscape design. It is often divided into hardscape design and softscape design. Landscape designers often collaborate with related disciplines such as architecture and geography, soils and civil engineering, surveying, landscape contracting, botany, and artisan specialties.
Hardscape refers to hard landscape materials in the built environment structures that are incorporated into a landscape. This can include paved areas, driveways, retaining walls, sleeper walls, stairs, walkways, and any other landscaping made up of hard wearing materials such as wood, stone, concrete etc.
Artificial turf is a surface of synthetic fibers made to look like natural grass. It is most often used in arenas for sports However, it is now being used as residential lawns and commercial applications as well.Artificial turf has its own importance and plays a vital role in landscaping.
A green wall is a wall partially or completely covered with greenery that includes a growing medium, such as soil or a substrate. Most green walls also feature an integrated water delivery system. A green wall is also known as a living wall or vertical garden. It provides insulation to keep the building's inside temperature consistent.
Aquascaping is the craft of arranging aquatic plants, as well as rocks, stones, cavework, or driftwood, in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium in effect, gardening under water, Aquascape designs include a number of distinct styles.
Softscape refers to the live horticultural elements of a landscape. Softscaping can include, flowers, plants, shrubs, trees, flower beds, and duties like debris management, grading, planting, mowing, trimming, aerating, spraying etc.
Landscape lighting or garden lighting refers to the use of outdoor illumination of private gardens or landscapes for the enhancement and purposes of safety, night time aesthetics, accessibility, security, recreation ect.
Swimming pool sanitation is the process of ensuring healthy conditions in swimming pools. Proper sanitation is needed to maintain the visual clarity of water and to prevent the transmission of infectious waterborne diseases.Sanitation methods include a water filter to remove pollutants, disinfection to kill infectious microorganisms, swimmer hygiene to minimize the introduction of contaminants into pool water.
Urban planning is a technical and political process concerned with the development and design of land use in an urban environment, including air, water, and the infrastructure.
A swimming pool is a structure designed to hold water to enable swimming or other leisure activities. Pools can be built into the ground (in-ground pools) or built above ground and pools are most commonly constructed from materials such as concrete, natural stone, metal, plastic or fiberglass and can be of a custom size and shape.
You have access to experts in Ecoscapes from broad range of services from landscape architecture, irrigation, landscape maintenance and more. Our service offerings have grown out of the needs of our clients. We continue to grow and enhance our landscape services; adding new technical capabilities like 3D modeling and Our clients are often surprised to learn how much more we offer than other landscape companies.
Landscape irrigation is a watering system that is used to create and maintain lawns, gardens, and custom landscapes. The primary function of a landscape irrigation system is to ensure that water is spread regularly and evenly throughout any given landscape.
Water gardens, also known as aquatic gardens, they are a type of water feature. They can be defined as any interior or exterior landscape or architectural element whose primary purpose is used to house display or propagate a particular species or variety of aquatic plant. The primary focus is on plants, but they will also use ornamental fish in this case the feature will be a acquatic pond.
In gardening, a terrace is an element where a raised flat paved or gravelled section overlooks a prospect. A raised terrace keeps a house dry and provides a transition between the hard materials of the architecture. it often occur in urban areas as terrace architecture elements that extend out from an apartment or residence at any floor level other than ground level. These outdoor spaces can become lush gardens through the use of container gardening, automated drip irrigation and low-flow irrigation systems, and outdoor furnishings.