GROW NATIVE IN THE HIGHLANDS

There is much to celebrate with the arrival of spring in the Central Arizona Highlands as the land is waking from its winter dormancy. From our vast open grasslands, hillside chaparral, riparian canyons, to our pinyon-juniper woodlands and ponderosa forests, Prescott’s varied landscape encompasses a high diversity of native plants not often found in other … Read More…

MANDALAY HOMES EXPANDS OPERATIONS IN PRESCOTT AREA

by Ray Newton Taking advantage of the appeal that caused Forbes Magazine to call Prescott “one of the top retirement cities in the country,” executives with Mandalay Homes have aggressively pursued home-building opportunities not only in Prescott, but throughout the Quad-City area. Jessica Walls, Marketing Manager for Mandalay Homes, said the primary corporate office is … Read More…

VIRTUAL REALITY

To be successful in any field, professionals must stay ahead of the curve. However, in architecture these days, technology progresses so quickly that it’s difficult to be on the front lines. Virtual reality can transport architects and their clients into unbuilt designs and foreign lands. It’s an all too familiar scenario: An architect enters a … Read More…

SEPTIC SYSTEMS FOR HOMEOWNERS 101

Your onsite wastewater system represents a significant part of the investment in your property. Although it is the least expensive utility, replacing one of the components of your system can add up.  The most common type of system consists of a conventional septic tank that separates the solids from the effluent and then releases the … Read More…