Make use of native plants rather than exotic ones
Native plants are easier to maintain as they can adapt themselves better to their surroundings. In addition to the ease of maintenance, native plants are also easier to get and cost a lot less than their foreign counterparts.
Make use of snowmelt systems
If your area experiences heavy snowfalls, making use of snowmelt systems in your driveway and patios would be a great idea. Snowmelt systems make use of hot water tubes to melt the snow automatically saving you lots of your snow removal work.
Have automatic irrigation systems
Automatic irrigation systems help you irrigate your landscape at regular intervals without your intervention. You can set up the system at first and then simply forget about it. This can make your landscape maintenance a lot easier.
Automatic irrigation systems are readily available in the market today and can be brought at very affordable rates.
Making use of organic as well as in-organic mulch in your landscape can take care of unwanted and high maintenance activates like erosion and weed control. In addition use of mulch can help you conserve water to a huge extent as mulch helps in conserving moisture and lowering soil temperatures around plant roots.