Gardening in the Summer

I came across an interesting link today regarding gardening in the greater Phoenix Valley area. At Dream Retreats Landscaping, we focus more on the landscaping portions of your backyard landscapes, but gardening can definitely be incorporated into your landscape design. This can be done with either a planned garden area or with a more compact [...]

2017-11-13T19:29:11+00:00 April 22nd, 2009|Tips and Tricks|

New Arizona Landscape Makeover Completed

We've completed another landscape makeover in Gilbert, AZ. The project involved removing the existing front lawn area, sidewalk, and plants. We installed a new landscape paver walkway, new sod lawn, a water feature along the entrance walkway and new plants. We have video of the project that you can see that highlights the project from [...]

2017-11-13T19:29:12+00:00 April 21st, 2009|Designs, Projects, Videos|

Success is Measured by Client Satisfaction

Nothing makes us happier than comments from our clients. I think a real measure of our success is having satisfied clients that truly enjoy their backyard landscaping, and consider it a true "Dream Retreat". Consider what Seth Peterson just said about us: I was in a bit of a hurry this morning but wanted to [...]

2017-11-13T19:29:12+00:00 March 31st, 2009|Projects|

Dream Retreats Adds Landscaping Videos

Hello everyone! Dream Retreats Landscaping, your premier landscaping design and construction company in sunny Gilbert Arizona, has added video! We will be using YouTube to post videos of our landscape makeover projects, landscape design tips and tricks, landscape instructional videos, as well as new landscape products. These videos will be informational and give you some [...]

2017-11-13T19:29:12+00:00 March 25th, 2009|Videos|

How to Keep Your Grass in Arizona

Get the Right Seed Type For starters installing a good quality hybrid Bermuda sod or grass seed is most important. Common Bermuda Grass is drought resistant, grows on many soils, and makes a good turf if fertilized and mowed right, making a beautifully landscaped yard. Bermuda Grass prefers full sun, is drought resistant, and can [...]

2017-11-13T19:29:12+00:00 March 17th, 2009|Earth, Plants, Tips and Tricks|


Here is a list of links to companies and products that we use in our landscape services. Rock, Stone & Tile Services Artistic Pavers Monterrey Tile Arizona Tile The Rock Yard Rock N Roll Material Apache Stone Rock Source Arizona Stone Mesa Precast Supply Phoenix Precast Products Tree & Plant Services Evergreen Turf Treeland Nurseries [...]

2009-02-26T12:12:14+00:00 February 26th, 2009|Uncategorized|

Professional Landscaping Artistic Pavers

I'm really excited about a new landscape design product that we have started to us and the new possibilities with Artistic Pavers.  The Artistic Pavers are an elegant collection of landscaping pavers and coping for all your exterior landscaping projects like pool decks, walkways, decorative planters, fountains, raised walls and more. Even better, [...]

2017-11-13T19:29:13+00:00 February 20th, 2009|Stone|