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victorian, So. Cal is an ideal climate for faux grass (although our grasses are appropriate for every climate); synthetic grasses are extremely popular there right now.
   
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mpelescak, are you talking about replacing the entire yard with xeriscape?
   
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86redvette, green is our dream too! haha. Regarding the affordability of synthetic turf: when you tally the costs of maintenance, cleaning, mowing and fertilizing incident to the ownership of a natural grass lawn, and then compare that with the initial cost of installing a synthetic grass replacement, the synthetic grass pays for itself in savings many times over in the long run. So, yes, it's not cheap, but at least it's less expensive than owning a natural grass lawn, right? For further illustration, take the city of San Diego, for instance, one of the most expensive cities in the country. Its residents looking to save money and conserve resources amidst a statewide drought have been enticed to adopt artificial turf because of its relative economy compared with the high expense and liability of owning a natural grass lawn -- dispelling the misconception that artificial grass is unaffordable.

Brooke, have you considered installing plastic grass in the backyard? It could be really congenial to your kids' and your pet's activities.

laurendreams, you could patch the areas that do not retain water with artificial grass.

Nancy Rudolph, good points about neighborly relations.

trad1913, have you considered installing artificial grass? A synthetic lawn is invulnerable to the effects of pet urine and is highly resistant to pet digging.

LCS Consultants and Contractors, I agree. Synthetic turf and xeriscaping are facile alternatives.
   

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