Consumer Protection

Find out whether someone claiming to be a Landscape Architect is for real (or not)

Check out Landscape Architects in the State of California

Find out whether someone claiming to be a Landscape Architect is for real (or not).


What is the license status of a particular Landscape Contractor?

Check out Landscape Contractors in the State of California

What is the license status of a particular Landscape Contractor? Before you commit, find out if they are ethical, in good business standing, and without pending lawsuits!


Wildfire Safety & Protection

Urban Fire Forester, Conor Lenehan

Learn about the latest wildfire safety & protection guidelines from the Rancho Santa Fe Fire District. Please note, in the communities with the shelter in place, there were no homes lost during the recent San Diego County Wildfires. http://www.rsf-fire.org

Nick Martin Landscape Architect has worked extensively with the Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District (PDF).


Water Conservation

Be Water Wise, Water Saving Tips.

It's easier than you think to save water. Find out how with these quick tips.

20 Gallon Challenge is a call for residents and businesses to reduce our region's water use on average by 20 gallons per person, per day.

The Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College - Demonstrating Water-Wise Landscaping Since 1999.


Water Use Classification of Landscape Species

Water Use Classification of Landscape Species

Water conservation is an essential consideration in the design and management of California landscapes. Effective strategies that increase water use efficiency must be identified and implemented.

Click here for PDF WUCOLS 4th edition User Manual (20mb).

Click here for WUCOLS website.


Swimming Pools and Spas

National Pool Tile Group

National Pool Tile Group

Plan your perfect poolscape. Start with NPT® decorative swimming pool finish, pool tile, and coping.

NPT/Superior Pool Products LLC
1973 Friendship Dr. Ste.B
El Cajon, California 92020
Phone: (619) 447-2466
SCP Distributors
566 N. Tulip St.
Escondido, California 92025
Phone: (760) 737-7655

Contractors, Suppliers & Specialty Products

Western Pavers provides professional stone designs for driveway pavers, patio pavers, pool deck pavers, walkway pavers, retaining walls and more in San Diego area.

Western Pavers

Provides professional stone designs for driveway pavers, patio pavers, pool deck pavers, walkway pavers, retaining walls and more in San Diego area.


San Diego Landscape Designer and Landscape Architect, Western Outdoor Design and Build, is your contractor for any outdoor living project.

Western Outdoor Design and Build

San Diego Landscape Designer and Landscape Architect, Western Outdoor Design and Build, is your contractor for any outdoor living project.


Mirage Porcelain Pavers

Mirage Porcelain Pavers

Outdoor porcelain pavers have the same benefits as regular porcelain - frost-resistant, skid-resistant, durable and easy to clean - combined with incredibly high breakage loads (up to 2,000 pounds) creates the perfect solution for gardens, terraces and high traffic outdoor areas. Outdoor porcelain pavers can be dry laid onto grass, gravel, dirt and sand - or onto terraces and roofs using raised supports - without grout, adhesives or specialized workers, making installation incredibly easy.


Orco Pavingstones- Pavers

Orco Pavingstones- Pavers

ORCO pavingstones are a smart investment, adding beauty and longevity to any home, business or street. Chosen for their natural good looks and durability, they are parallel to the stepping-stones of Europe that have been used for centuries. ORCO pavingstones are undeniably the best design for every imaginable landscaping use - from small residential to large commercial projects, harmonizing earth with modern living.


Landscape Stone and Boulder Supply for your Landscape Project - 1-800-KRC-Rock

KRC Rock

Landscape Stone and Boulder Supply for your Landscape Project - 1-800-KRC-Rock


Southwest Boulders are committed to bringing our customers the finest quality natural stone and masonry products with exemplary on time service at an honest price.

Southwest Boulders

Southwest Boulders are committed to bringing our customers the finest quality natural stone and masonry products with exemplary on time service at an honest price.


Parasoleil – The Art of Shade

Parasoleil – The Art of Shade

Striving to create unique spaces by filtering light using the architectural building material of custom perforated panels made from powdercoated aluminum, patina aged copper, carved wood, cor-ten steel, and more.


Unique Lighting Systems

Unique Lighting™ is the only manufacturer providing system solutions for lighting.

Our highest commitment is to set the standard for manufacturing innovative and quality products. This commitment is evident through our detailed inspection processes, and extensive field testing. From the initial design process of each product, to the final assembly of each custom-made individual part, our manufacturing process accomplishes the highest level of performance and durability carried through to final delivery to the end user.


Bliss Lights

Bliss Lights™

BlissLights™ are simple to use laser lighting projectors that create thousands of moving pin-points of light. They move in a unique star field patterns with an ever-transforming nebula cloud.
Email: info@blisslights.com, Eladio Cruz BlissLights 745 S Vinewood St Escondido, CA 92029 (626) 709-3319 x107.


Decks, Patio Covers and Lumber in San Diego J&W Lumber

J&W Lumber

Since 1957 J&W Lumber Company has been a leader in Lumber and Outdoor Building Products; supplying innovative, quality name brand products.


Modern Builders Supply, Inc. is where you’ll find the best stone, brick, block, slate and hardscape products in San Diego County.

Modern Builders Supply

Modern Builders Supply, Inc. is where you’ll find the best stone, brick, block, slate and hardscape products in San Diego County.


Hunter Industries is a manufactures of a full line of irrigation products from controllers, rotors, rotary sprinklers, spray head sprinklers, nozzles, valves, drip irrigation, micro and more.

Hunter Industries

Hunter Industries is a manufactures of a full line of irrigation products from controllers, rotors, rotary sprinklers, spray head sprinklers, nozzles, valves, drip irrigation, micro and more.


Grand Effects Water & Fire Features

Grand Effects Water & Fire Features

Our patented technology, superior to others, is proven and reliable. It will hold up and operate in extreme weather conditions. All of our products are CSA/AGA approved. The Grand Effects System offers a “Packaged Burner”, not a box of parts. Our products are factory tested and ready out of the box for an easy installation. The Grand Effects’ System will work with any home system or pool controller, such as a Jandy-Aqualink.


Davis Colors | Bringing architecturally stunning concrete designs to life since 1952

Davis Colors

With its strength, versatility and lifecycle cost advantages, concrete is the obvious solution to many building applications. But plain concrete is like an empty canvas waiting for color. Davis Colors has the widest standard and custom colors in the concrete industry. So, when it comes to coloring your world, there’s only one question that needs answering: What color will you choose?


Deco Planters – Designers and manufactures of steel planters

Deco Planters

Deco planters is not just a line of products, it’s an entire philosophy, fusing attractiveness, practicality and distinctiveness to produce one-of-a-kind landscape designs that will serve you well for decades to come. From classic designs to custom creations, no matter the size and scope of your project, our products will transform your space from mediocre to magnificent, and our quality and workmanship will be plainly evident for decades to come.


Outdeco Outdoor Decorative Screen Panels

Outdeco Outdoor Decorative Screen Panels

The dream of the American backyard has changed to suit our everyday urban culture, and innovative architectural and landscaping products like OUTDECO® Garden Screen™, and a place of privacy to escape and get some chill-time on the deck, or entertain a few friends on a balmy summer night. We all know free time and space is becoming a precious commodity, so we want all that commodity focused 100% on lifestyle and not maintenance.


ShadeTree® Retractable Canopy Systems

ShadeTree® Retractable Canopy Systems

ShadeTree® Retractable Canopy Systems turn your hot deck or patio into a cool, shaded "outdoor room". Attractive and flexible retractable shade for your deck or patio that also adds value and hours of enjoyment to your home.


Custom Outdoor Surfboard Showers

Custom Outdoor Surfboard Showers

We explore art that is not just aesthetically pleasing but functional and eco-conscious. Seeking alternative material choices in many of our projects is important to us.


Custom Masonry & Castings

Eldorado Stone Artisan Fire Bowls

Eldorado Stone Artisan Fire Bowls

Eldorado Artisan Fire Bowls provide an irresistible outdoor retreat of warmth and ambiance. Each bowl has been hand-crafted by our artisans through an extensive four-step finishing process, guaranteeing a one-of-a-kind creation with subtle variations in color and texture similar to natural limestone. Select from our extensive collection of traditional to modern designs with your choice of 4 colors in either honed or travertine finishes. Gather your friends and family, and experience your new "great room" that just happens to be outside.


California Pottery & Tile Works

California Pottery & Tile Works

CPTW has the production capacity, both in the US and in Monterey, Mexico, that allows for the efficient production of both large and small custom jobs for commercial, civic, hospitality and residential projects.


Canyon Pottery San Diego

Canyon Pottery San Diego

Direct Importers since 1970 to Architects and Designers


Phoenix Precast Products

Phoenix Precast Products

Design Cast line of precast site furnishings and landscape accessories


Goodwin International Incorporated

Goodwin International Incorporated

Terra Cotta Pottery and Urns.


Outstanding Xeriscape Nurseries

The mission of the San Diego Botanic Garden 
is to inspire people of all ages to connect with plants and nature.

San Diego Botanic Garden

The mission of the Garden is to inspire people of all ages to connect with plants and nature. With a Mediterranean-type climate, practically frost-free winters, and warm summer temperatures, San Diego Botanic Garden has perhaps the mildest climate of any West coast public garden. The Garden’s 35 acres include more than 3,300 plant species and varieties, gardens representing 15 different regions of the world, 12 demonstration gardens, and natural habitat preserves.


Your source for Fantastic Flaxes, Lilies and Lily Likes, Great Perennials for California and Beyond, Daylilies, Specialty Shrubs and Trees, Soft Looking Succulents, Cactus and Cactus-likes, Vines, Ornamental Grasses, Roses and more.

Waterwise Botanicals

is a new name for us, but not a new endeavor. For many years it's been the vision of its founders to evolve and innovate while keeping a pulse on the needs of our rapidly changing landscape paradigm in order to bring excitement to the public, and industry with a unique and beautiful plant palette. Owner Tom Jesch 760-728-2641.


Village Nurseries

Village Nurseries

Today, with more than 700 acres of growing facilities in Northern and Southern California, we grow across a range of climate conditions to produce and deliver the widest variety and highest quality plants for you and your customers.


Gardeners prefer Monrovia and buy our plants with confidence, knowing all our plants, flowers, trees, shrubs & perennials are bred to thrive and flourish in your garden or landscape.

Monrovia

Gardeners prefer Monrovia and buy our plants with confidence, knowing all our plants, flowers, trees, shrubs & perennials are bred to thrive and flourish in your garden or landscape.


Desert Theater Cactus Nursery website; the home of the largest and most exotic selection of San Diego County’s cacti, succulents, and euphorbia.

Desert Theater Cactus Nursery

Desert Theater Cactus Nursery the home of the largest and most exotic selection of San Diego County’s cacti, succulents, and euphorbia. With a total of 15 acres of growing ground with everything from 4" pots to 30" box specimen plant material.


Tree of Life Nursery, a wholesale nursery specializing in growing California Native Plants

Tree of Life Nursery

Tree of Life Nursery, a wholesale nursery specializing in growing California Native Plants.


Green Meadow Growers is a wholesale grower producing ornamental grasses, perennials, and succulents

Green Meadow Growers

Green Meadow Growers is a wholesale grower producing ornamental grasses, perennials, and succulents since 2001. Started as a mother stock nursery growing for Proven Winners and Euro American Propagators and quickly expanded to sell finished grasses and perennials to the southern California market.


Living Walls

Good Earth Plant Company and GreenScaped Buildings

Good Earth Plant Company and GreenScaped Buildings

Living walls have been around since perhaps the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Also known as green walls, vertical gardens, plant walls and vegetated walls, the modern version has been around for about 20 years.


Architects

SAN DIEGO ARCHITECT Bob Belanger

San Diego Architect Bob Belanger

Serving San Diego County with Home Remodeling, Custom Home Builder, Green Home Builder, Interior Design, Kitchen Remodeling, Drafting, Home Building Permits and more.


Taylor Jones Architects, San Diego, CA. specialities include: Residential custom homes, wildfire home re-building, one and two story room additions, complete remodels and more.

Taylor Jones Architects

San Diego, CA. specialities include: Residential custom homes, wildfire home re-building, one and two story room additions, complete remodels and more. PH: 858-513-2533


Legal Services

Skaja, Daniels, Lister & Permito, LLP offers professional legal assistance in Escondido and San Diego county.

Carl Skaja of SDLP Attorneys at Law

Skaja, Daniels, Lister & Permito, LLP offers professional legal assistance in Escondido and San Diego county.


Insurance

Rock 10 Insurance, Antonio Guadarrama

For all your insurance needs. Contact Antonio directly by email or cell 619.318.2098


Links To Quality Services We Have Personally Used With Great Satisfaction.

HOUZZ.COM

The largest collection of interior design and decorating ideas on the Internet, including kitchens and bathrooms. Over 500,000 inspiring photos and 90,000 idea books from top designers around the world. Remodeling and decorating ideas and inspiration for designing your kitchen, bath, patio and more.


Belgard Hardscapes, Inc.

Belgard Hardscapes, Inc.

Retaining walls and curbs are available in many shapes, patterns and colors.


Haddonstone is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of fine garden and landscape ornaments, fireplaces and architectural cast stone.

Arcadian by Haddonstone

Fountains & Ornamental Centerpieces. Haddonstone is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of fine garden and landscape ornaments, fireplaces and architectural cast stone.



Nick Martin Landscape Architect Supports:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with pediatric cancer and other catastrophic diseases.


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