Ready to lose your lawn, but not sure where to start?
It's surprisingly easy to replace your lawn with a healthy garden that works for you. By using Bay-Friendly practices, you can conserve natural resources, prevent pollution, and save time and money.
Bay-Friendly has successfully educated hundreds of landscape professionals and home gardeners in the innovative technique of sheet mulching, a simple method used to enrich the soil in planting areas, establish a new landscape or garden area, or remove a lawn without herbicides.
If you've been considering replacing your thirsty lawn with a more eco-friendly alternative, you've come to the right place!
Whether you're looking to do it yourself, or hire a professional to assist you, we've got great resources to get you well on your way to a beautiful, healthy, Bay-Friendly garden.
Interested in replacing your lawn, but worried about up front costs?
Several Bay Area water agencies are currently offering rebates for lawn conversion and/or weather based irrigation controllers for both residential and commercial landscapes. The Bay-Friendly Coalition is partnering with these water agencies in an effort to encourage the widespread adoption of more Bay-Friendly, water-efficient gardens and landscapes.
Need help with converting your lawn or other landscaping projects? Hire a Bay-Friendly Qualified Landscape Professional. They're trained in Bay-Friendly principles and cutting-edge practices for healthy, environmentally sound gardens and landscapes.