Residential Landscape Design Assistance Program
Through a collaboration between Chino Basin Water Conservation District, Inland Empire Utility Agency, and your local water provider, we are able to offer landscape design services free of charge! Read below to learn more:
All landscape design appointments are held at the Waterwise Community Center at 4594 San Bernardino St, Montclair. Appointments are available for all residential properties in the cities of Upland, Rancho Cucamonga, Montclair, Ontario, Chino, Chino Hills, and Fontana.
Before you request your appointment, please read this entire list. Participants need to understand all aspects of the following information:
Below is an example of the document package we create for participants in the design program:
Design Rendering Example:
Starting Photo (Submitted by the participant):
Design Rendering, created by us working with you. The more ideas and opinions you bring, the better we can match the design to what you like. Remember, this is an image of what the landscape would look like when young, so you can see space between each plant and use it as a guide. As the plants mature, they will cover much more of the open space:
Design Rendering with Plant Labels. These labels act as a key you can use to identify each plant with the spreadsheet, below, to know their names, purchase, and learn about each one:
Design Key Spreadsheet. We provide this chart to use with the Rendering with Plant Labels, above. Be sure to follow the links to learn about each plant and to use the listed mature size of each plant to guide your exact placement of each plant before planting:
Bird's Eye View / Drafted Plan Example:
Aerial Image (Captured by our staff from Google Earth):
Bird's Eye / Drafted Plan:
A Planting Key document, identical to the Key provided for the Design Rendering style (above) is provided as a guide to the plant icon abbreviations, spacing, and additional information about each plant in the design.