Archive for the ‘Landscaping’ Category

City Landscaping Enhancements to Paseo de las Flores

Posted on: August 1st, 2019

Many homeonwers may not be aware that the City of Encinitas owns and maintains all of Paseo de las Verdes and Paseo de las Flores up from Quail Gardens Drive to the intersection with Jensen Court. This includes not only the road itself but most of the landscaping as well. The community has lobbied and gained […]

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Problems with neighboring trees or roots?

Posted on: August 1st, 2019

Because of the size of the yards in Encinitas Ranch many homeowners experience problems with neighboring trees encroaching into their yards either with tree limbs or roots. While once upon a time the owner of land was the king of his realm, those are days gone by.  Overhanging limbs or roots from adjacent trees were […]

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Homeowners Landscaping Maintenance

Posted on: May 30th, 2019

One of the key attributes that makes Encinitas Ranch a very sought after community to live is well maintained homes, yards and all of the common areas. Everyone needs to do their part to achieve this objective. This article is just a reminder that we do have formal Architectural and Landscaping Standards in place that […]

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Conversion of landscaping equipment to battery power

Posted on: April 28th, 2019

BrightView, our landscaping contractor, has already converted all of their leaf blowers, weed eaters, edgers and hedge trimmers from gasoline to battery power. They are taking a proactive lead in this area as many communities are advocating for landscaping maintenance equipment to transition to battery or electric power as part of various climate change initiatives. […]

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Complete Automation of Community Irrigation System

Posted on: March 31st, 2019

The landscaping contractor for Encinitas Ranch, BrightView, is in the final stages of fully automating the entire irrigation system in the community. They have installed WeatherTRAK ET controllers which are the most tested and proven commercial-grade smart irrigation controllers on the market today. These controllers offer minute by minute flow sensing and are capable of […]

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Tree Trimming

Posted on: October 19th, 2018

It has been brought to our attention that several homeowners are instructing their landscapers to trim trees in the Homeowner Association (HOA) common maintenance areas including the parkways along the streets (specifically, the trees within the turf areas next to the sidewalks). Please be advised that it is the responsibility of the HOA to maintain […]

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