You may ask, “What exactly is a solar analysis for landscapes and structures?” Simply said, it is an accurate mapping of data about sun and shade patterns at a site to identify optimal placement for landscape amenities, such as:
Especially here in the Northwest, many properties have established trees that cast shade where we prefer to have full sun. Once you locate the trees that generate shade, you will need to identify the tree species and determine how much taller it will grow. Next is to decide on options of trimming individual branches, removing the tree (if allowable and acceptable), or relocating the outdoor space or amenity.
At BauerCombs & Associates, Inc., our solar analysis for landscapes and structures identifies:
If you are interested in scheduling a solar analysis for your property, give us a call at (360) 515-9026 to discuss the details.
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About BauerCombs & Associates, Inc:
An award-winning landscape architecture and planning firm, BauerCombs & Associates, Inc. has created captivating projects for property owners, corporations, non-profits and public entities throughout the Northwest and United States for over 25 years. With an emphasis in eco-friendly design techniques, we provide creative problem solving and innovative designs that embrace outdoor spaces and enjoyment. Based out of North Bend, Washington, our work has been published in several magazines and continues to grow in reputation for creating healthy outdoor environments for people and communities.
Photo Credits: Hartly botanic greenhouse, Modern-Shed, Lowes
Author: Susan Combs Bauer, Landscape Architect at BauerCombs & Associates, Inc.
Creating eco-luxury landscapes since 1991. www.bauercombs.com (360) 515-9026
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