Reduce your water use and promote sustainability with Metropolitan Water District’s Turf Replacement Program.
Every Turf Replacement Project must include:
Please read the following before starting your application
The Application Process
Two-part application on our official rebate website SoCalWater$mart
1. Project Start Approval
2. Rebate Application
Check estimate my rebate for incentives offered in your area.
Sustainable Approach Video Guides
After the Lawn is Gone: Waterwise Gardens (26m 47s)
Once your lawn is gone, you have a blank slate for design. Learn about planning for your new waterwise garden with talk about smart features, a visit to a nursery and the inspiration of a just-planted garden that saves water and blooms beautifully.
Bye Bye Grass: How to Remove Your Lawn (26m 45s)
Lawns are the thirstiest and most resource-intensive plants in our gardens and don't really belong in our climate. See different ways to remove a lawn and create a more water-efficient landscape.