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With 20 plus years of experience, Prewett, Read & Associates has become recognized as one of Houston’s top landscape firms, sought after for our creative designs and extensive knowledge. We continually offer our clients information about project development, the latest landscaping trends, frequently asked questions and Prewett, Read & Associates’ news.

 

When to Prune Your Houston Landscape

With spring just around the corner, February is the perfect time to prune and prepare your landscape. It’s no secret ...

To Cover or Not to Cover: How to Prevent Freeze Damage

Although Houston winters are mild compared to other parts of the country, we do sometimes experience freezing temperatures. When you ...

Get to Know Your Prewett, Read & Associates Team

Prewett, Read & Associates is one of the most trusted and respected residential landscape architecture and general contracting companies in ...

Seasonal Landscape Maintenance Dos and Don’ts

Keep your landscape healthy throughout the fall and winter with these seasonal maintenance dos and don’ts. We’re talking everything from ...

Falling for Seasonal Color in Our Houston Gardens

In just a couple weeks on September 22nd, the Autumn Equinox marks the start of fall. Although it may still ...

Q&A with Licensed Landscape Architects

The Prewett, Read & Associates team answers some of the most frequently asked questions we’ve heard over the past two ...

Beat the Heat with a Custom Irrigation System

The Texas summer heat has settled in, and by expert accounts, will be pretty oppressive and stifling this summer. To ...

A Garden Fit for Man’s Best Friend – How to Choose Dog-Friendly Plants

Since Fido is a beloved member of most families, Prewett, Read & Associates shares recommendations to create a landscape functional ...

Landscape Maintenance: There’s No Time Like the Present

May is an important maintenance month as it is a prime time for pruning, shaping, cleaning, cultivating, mulching, fertilizing and ...

Houston Sprinkler System Maintenance

Landscape irrigation is an important step to maintaining your newly designed outdoor space. It takes more than just setting up ...