Plan Your Coupon Project

Turn your turf-heavy yard into a more sustainable, water-saving landscape that adds interest and value to your home.

Why Replace Your Lawn?

In Central Texas, water is the hot commodity. Replacing your lawn with WaterSaver landscaping plants and a patio can reduce your water use, save money and create a more interesting and beneficial yard.


Design Your Coupon Project


Add Outdoor Living


Prep Your Yard

Measuring 200 Square Feet

Use measuring wheels, tapes or other tools from your garden shed.

Removing Grass

There are several ways to remove your grass.

Sun vs. Shade

Determine your site’s exposure and learn the difference between sun and shade.

Final Inspection Checklist

SAWS will use this checklist to review photo(s) for each home that has redeemed a WaterSaver Landscape Coupon. The landscape must pass the inspection for the homeowner to be eligible for any future SAWS Conservation programs.

Landscape Coupon Photo Inspection

  1. Bed size must be at least 200 square feet per landscape coupon redeemed.
  2. Is there organic or inorganic mulch in the bed?
  3. Does the bed appear to be new?
  4. Are sprinkler heads absent from planting area?
  5. Are plants from the package planted in the bed?
  6. Are the plants in good condition?
  7. Done with your project? The final step is to send in photos of your completed project for inspection.

Related Videos