Water Smart Landscape Conversion Started

We decided to convert our grass filled front yard to xeriscape. The great thing about doing this is if you live in Las Vegas call the Southern Nevada Water Authority before starting the conversion you will potentially get up to $1.50 sq/ft back. If you do this it is important to have them come out Read More …

5 Energy Saving Tips For Winter

For Las Vegas things start getting cold right after Halloween, lucky us. I was recently contacted by a Home Depot associate and asked to relay the following energy saving quick tips for the winter. They cover some of the most common areas for improving the efficiency of a home. I’ve done some expansion with what Read More …

Water Smart Innovations ’08: Exhibit Area

The vendor exhibit has a good variety of companies from local to national and small start-ups trying to get a distributor to large established companies like Kohler. The SWAG is pretty good. Revive organic soil treatment actually gave away a 1/2 gallon sample. Here are some images from this morning’s visit. Project WET Education Program Read More …

Water Smart Innovations ’08: Joe 6 Pack by JC Davis

JC Davis from the Southern Nevada Water Authority did one of the best presentations today about the focus marketing done for who he called ‘Joe Six Pack’. In Las Vegas there are different water schedules for different times of the year. Part of the problem is getting people to change their watering schedule at the Read More …