Remember all that rain we had from El Niño back in the winter months? As much destruction as they caused, their potential for causing harm has not passed. All of that rain gave life to new vegetation, which is potent fuel for renowned San Diego wildfires. In this article, we’ll discuss ways you can turn your lawn into a fire-wise lawn.
Because of our low humidity, Santa Ana winds and dry vegetation, San Diego is usually at a high risk for experiencing wildfires. The more destructive fires in our city’s history includes:
When wildfires do catch blaze, the difference from saving or losing your home can be determined by how you’ve prepared your property. The overriding theme of fire-wising your lawn is to deprive the fire of the fuel it needs. You can do this by:
While our business is making your home as attractive as possible, our overriding concern is for your safety. As we prepare to enter another San Diego fire season, the Juniper Landscaping Company is happy to provide tips for fire-wising your lawn. Call us at (619) 334-9464.