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Irrigation

Rain Water Harvesting and its Importance

Rain Water Harvesting and its Importance

The most valuable natural resource is water and most people are aware of the limited supply and importance of water especially in dry continents such as Australia or even in parts of the United States. Rainwater harvesting is a three step process involving the collection of rainwater from surfaces such as roofs, the storage of..
Healing Gardens

Healing Gardens

  Among many of WC3’s versatile project experience is healing gardens. Healing gardens were originally a place to heal and reflect although this practice lost popularity in the last decade, its appeal it gaining ground once again. Projects are emerging in office buildings, hospitals, clinics and retirement communities. This form of therapy is meant to..
True Cost Of Irrigation Design: General Cost

True Cost Of Irrigation Design: General Cost

What is the cost of irrigation design using an Irrigation Consultant? The short answer is, it depends. I know, I know; that isn’t very helpful. So, let’s look at not only the cost and benefits of hiring an Irrigation Consultant but also the less obvious hidden costs and pitfalls that come with the design build option.
Trend: Vertical Landscape

Trend: Vertical Landscape

Some say no irrigation will be necessary for vertical landscape, to which I strongly disagree. Even using drought tolerant plants or being in area receiving ample rainfall, plantings in this environment will need supplemental water.