Half Moon Bay: Front yard xeriscape

PACIFICA: Front yard slope made usable with Trex composite deck w/ concrete retaining wall & cable tie railing

​* Landscape Installation/Construction

MOSS BEACH: Modern front yard xeriscape w/ natural stone features & platform Ipe deck

Local project pictures

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Montara: Hand cut Blue stone patio mortared on concrete base w/ Ipe platform deck

​* Specializing in drought tolerant landscapes

PACIFICA: Desert scape w/ colored concrete and stone hardscape

PACIFICA: Drought tolerant front yard, Redwood fence & hardscape

Pacifica: Cheerful succulent & boulders landscape at the Coastal cat clinic in Pedro point front entrance 



EARTHTONES offers custom landscape design & installation services.

EARTHTONES specializes in drought tolerant California coastal landscapes, succulents and  xeriscaping.

EARTHTONES  takes on projects in Pacifica, Montara/ Coastside area, Half Moon Bay as well as the surrounding areas of SF,South SF, Daly City & San Bruno 

EarthTones combines unique, low-water plants & succulents, drip irrigation systems, low voltage lighting, wood decking/fencing and custom hardscapes utilizing natural stone products, pavers and concrete to create custom, artisan, low maintenance landscapes. Click on SERVICES for more information.

Pacifica: Front yard lawn replaced with artificial turf lawn, concrete & drought tolerant landscape w/boulders

​* Custom Landscape Design

El Granada: Front yard colored concrete retaining wall/planter w/ succulent garden & boulder


MONTARA: Landscape design & build project before, during & after slideshow


PACIFICA: Out dated old landscape transformed into low maintenance desert scape

Pacifica: Drip irrigation done right

Pacifica: Drought tolerant front yard landscape before & after

PACIFICA: Modern Back yard remodel BEFORE & AFTER

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Artisan Landscape Design & Build


PACIFICA: Front yard xeriscape w/ boulders & lighting


PACIFICA: Drought tolerant tropical landscape w/ stone retaining wall & stone path

Pacifica: Drought tolerant seaside landscape with LED lighting, path, deck & patio

​* Local, Licensed, Insured & Bonded 

MOSS BEACH: Drought tolerant front yard w/ large boulders

PACIFICA: Drought tolerant front yard w/ large boulders, lighting, Redwood wall & slate patio

PACIFICA: Drought tolerant Australian plant garden front yard w/ blue stone steps & paths hardscape

Half Mooon Bay: Front yard lawn replaced with drought tolerant landscaping w/ new concrete, LED lighting & boulders

PACIFICA: Front yard Re-model



PACIFICA: Drought tolerant front yard remodel with xeriscape, boulders, ledge stone veneer & colored stamped concrete hardscape

​* Hardscaping, fencing, decks, irrigation & outdoor lighting 


CA LIC# C-27 915727

Pacifica backyard Before & After


PACIFICA: Pedro point natural style seaside garden w/ flagstone patio, stacked stone wall & drought tolerant plantings


SAN BRUNO: Backyard remodel slideshow. Colorful xeriscape featuring custom hardscape & outdoor lighting 

MONTARA: Huge front yard drought tolerant landscape w/ boulders & lighting

PACIFICA: Drought tolerant front yard xeriscape w/ boulders BEFORE & AFTER




PACIFICA: Backyard xeriscape w/ artificial turf and paver patio

PACIFICA: Backyard Re-model with Bluestone patio, artificial turf play area, Redwood deck, arbor & planter box, drought tolerant landscaping & outdoor lighting.

Before & after slideshow 

PACIFICA: Front yard re-model. Stone hardscape work with drought tolerant landscaping and small lawn using sub-surface low-water drip irrigation & Redwood fencing

Modern succulent planter