Use mulch and weed-barrier fabric to control weeds. A four or five inch layer of mulch will last more than three times longer than a layer half as thick while preventing weeds and saving money on delivery cost.
Bigger landscape beds Don't be afraid to grow the size of planterbeds. Most people tend to make the beds too small, and they tend to crowd the plants. Well planned large beds can also cut down your weekly maintenance.
Monitor how many minutes you can run your spray irrigation system
before water begins to run off the property. Stop the cycle at that
point. Allow the water to fully absorb before running another cycle.