Who We Serve



Santa Barbara Realtors understand the importance of “curb appeal” when a homeowner is getting ready to sell their home. We know that when you are working to sell a Santa Barbara property, you only have one chance to make a good first impression.

That is why we offer all kinds of landscaping tune-up for properties on the market. Whether it needs a tune up or a complete landscape, we can get your listing into sellable condition. We work well with homeowners to make the selling process go as smoothly as possible and make you look good.

Since we are Santa Barbara natives, you can be certain that we have a thorough knowledge of the needs and landscape designs from Ventura to Santa Maria. We will work within your budget to make the property look its best so you can see that SOLD sign.

Our expert landscaping services include the following:

  • Color choice and design for pots and beds
  • Consultation for home owners looking to sell
  • Irrigation spruce ups
  • Lighting repair
  • Minor hardscape repairs
  • Classic designs for new landscapes everyone will love

Landscape Architects in Santa Barbara

We Bridge the Gap Between the Blueprint and the Field.

This is because we are expert draftsman. This makes us the perfect choice for any landscape architect looking for the implementation of landscape architectural plans in Santa Barbara.

We work the way landscape architects do, visualizing the completed work in our minds as we evaluate a potential project. We work extremely well with landscape architects in Santa Barbara and surrounding areas. We view our skills as complimentary and by working together, we will deliver successfully completed projects for our clients.

Santa Barbara landscape architects trust their plan implementation to us and know that it will be completed to code and to plan. And since unexpected complications are bound to arise no matter how well the plan is drawn, our experience in collaborative problem solving guarantees that projects are completed with the minimal amount of aggravation.

Working with landscape architects is a very fulfilling experience for us because, like you, we like the challenge of dreaming up and creating something new and original for our clients!

Here are a few reasons landscape architects select us to implement their plans:

  • Self-supervising
  • Doing the job according to plan, but being flexible enough to redesign in the field
  • Expert staff with drafting expertise
  • All managers/supervisors can read blueprints

Property Management Companies

Over the past 40 years, we have worked with several of the largest Santa Barbara property management firms. We do both landscape maintenance and design & build construction projects. We manage your property’s landscape so you can be free to manage your tenant relationships.

At Down To Earth Landscapes, Inc., we know that being a Santa Barbara property manager is demanding and we are eager to take responsibility for the following needs so you don’t have to worry about it:

  • Sprinkler repairs
  • Seasonal color installation
  • Lighting maintenance
  • Trash pickup
  • Fertilizing
  • Weed control
  • Minor hardscape repairs

You want your contractors and vendors to be dependable, responsive, knowledgeable and take initiative. We offer all of these qualities. We are always on time, well staffed and you can expect our work to exceed expectations.

Down To Earth Landscapes, Inc. will also be there for you in the following ways:

  • Attends HOA Board meetings (if requested) providing advice and perspective
  • Provide trained onsite supervision for all your landscape maintenance needs.
  • Great people skills and we work diplomatically with property managers and owners
  • Available for consultations and problem solving.
  • Responsive to emergency calls

Vineyard Owners

Are you looking for someone to take the stress out of running your vineyard? Look no further. Down to Earth Landscapes Inc. offers expert vineyard installation and maintenance services.

Down to Earth Landscapes, Inc. has a certified viticulturist on staff that is as passionate about the finished product as you are! We’ll handle the whole process for you.

  1. Assist in choosing which wine grape varietal will work best
  2. Install and plant the vineyard
  3. Set up a maintenance plan
  4. Harvest
  5. Wine making
  6. Bottle

For your vineyard to be successful in producing a quality product, you’ll need a vineyard manager whose roots run in the Santa Barbara area and has knowledge and expertise in the following areas:

  • Varietal choice
    The choice of varietal is one of the most important aspects of planting a
    vineyard. The success of a vineyard relies on this choice. It is vital the
    contractor that installs your vineyard has expertise in such factors as:

    • soil composition
    • microclimates
  • Planting
  • Drip Irrigation
  • Ground preparation
  • Fungus control
  • Virus control
  • Pest control

General Contractors

We take our position as subcontractor very seriously.

We know that general contractors need to find subcontractors they can trust to help them complete a job smoothly, on time and on budget. We value timely communication and enjoy the exchange of ideas and expertise with other professional contractors.

We have worked closely with many construction companies over the years and have many long-term business relationships in the Santa Barbara area.

What sets us apart as a Landscape Contractor?

We are eager to support your project by offering a variety of services during the implementation of your project that may be outside the scope of the landscaping plans but still within our skills set.

These can be services such as:

  • Trenching
  • Electrical sleeving
  • Landscape lighting
  • Work required outside the structure

These types of tasks can often easily be handled for you by our crew while we are already on the job site performing the landscape installation.

Our crew works quickly, precisely and efficiently. We are team players and want you to know we are committed to completing your project job on time, on budget and to the satisfaction of the client.

Residential Homeowners in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties

We are grateful that our residential landscaping clients enjoy the gorgeous landscapes we create for them.

They are able to getaway or entertain in a private space which is an outdoor environment filled with beauty, comfort, food, beverages and entertainment. Escape from the pressures of the world because you have invested in making your garden a usable, restful and comfortable haven.

Our residential and estate landscaping clients often want:

  • Expert yard and garden maintenance
  • Built-in kitchen and barbeque
  • Outdoor entertainment centers
  • Outdoor fireplace or fire pit
  • Water features such as ponds, streams and waterfalls
  • Rose Gardens
  • Pergolas or Gazebos
  • Tree, plant and flower selection advice
  • Automatic sprinkler and irrigation system

Whether you are interested in installing a new outdoor space or would simply like your garden maintained by skilled and experienced professionals, Down To Earth Landscapes, Inc. is the company for you.

We are committed to deliver the following landscaping client experience:

  • Caring and attentive service
  • Seasonal suggestions for improvements on maintenance properties
  • Receptive to personal requests
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Trustworthy employees with a high level of accountability
  • Old fashioned service with a smile using cutting edge skills
  • A maintenance managerial staff with over 80 years of combined experience
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