We are very proud to offer water-wise solutions to our clients. Check out some of the best ideas we’ve designed over the years.

Pool Removals

Hate the cost of pool upkeepThe kids were grown and no one used this pool. And, it took up most of their yard!
Julie Orr Design pool removalAfter the pool was removed, we designed a small boulder water feature to attract hummingbirds.Native plants were added to further save on water.

Lawn Removals

San Jose Lawn Removal RebateThe boring front lawn doesn’t do this cute house justice
Julie Orr Design native gardenThese clients received a lawn rebate from their water district and used the funds to buy these beautiful plants.
The kids are grown, so why do we need this lawn?
Julie Orr Design cameron flagstone patioNow these clients have plenty of room to entertain. Goodbye lawn
Lawn in a shady backyard is always going to struggleLawn in a shady backyard is always going to struggle!
Julie Orr Design lawn removalNow the kids can swing, ride their scooter and kick a ball without the soggy lawn.