The Earthscape Difference

The landscape design and build process is simple but detailed. Your goals and your vision are actualized as we create a master plan for your landscape. Step by step we will walk you through decisions, offering our professional expertise gleaned from decades of experience. The highest quality in design, materials and craftsmanship ensure you have no regrets, only happiness and gratitude.

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1. Initial Inquiry

Once you are ready to design and build your dream space, reach out and provide us with the details of your project. This should include:

  • The scope (front yard, backyard, both)
  • Your location
  • Your budget
  • A wishlist and/or dreams for your space

A member of our team will be in touch with you within one business day.

2. Consultation and Discovery

After reviewing the details provided in your initial inquiry, we will respond to you about the next steps. Not every project is a good fit but if our goals align, we will start the process:

  • On-site consultation and getting to know you and your landscape project
  • A design proposal and custom price guide created for you
  • Your acceptance of the design proposal (payment required)
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3. Design

During the design process styles and preferences will be discussed, materials options will be evaluated and your budget will be assessed. Together we will work through the followingstages:

  • In-person design kick-off meeting and project research
  • Concept plan development and presentation
  • Design revisions and budgeting
  • Finalizing the construction contract. Deposit for construction (payment required)

4. Pre-construction planning

At this step, our leadership will transition from our design team to our construction team. This step involves:

  • Preparing construction drawings and permitting (if required)
  • Finalizing material and plant selection
  • Project management (scheduling, locates, booking specialty trades)
  • On-site layout meeting by the Project Manager and Designer
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5. Construction

During this phase, introductions are made to all of our skilled workers and the transformation of your landscape begins. This involves:

  • On-site project kickoff meeting
  • The project and schedule will be meticulously managed by our team. Consistent communication will occur throughout the project and any discrepancies will be discussed with you
  • A pre-completion walk-around will take place with you, the site foreperson and yourproject manager.

6. Project Completion

As your project comes to a close, we look forward to handing you back your beautiful completed landscape. Your feedback is essential at this phase so we can continue to improve our process and meet your needs. To close out your project we will:

  • Do a final walk-through to ensure you’re completely satisfied
  • Discuss how essential the maintenance of your new landscape is for future success
  • Give you a final project completion package
  • Ask for your feedback
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7. Garden Management

Our fine gardening team will create a custom landscape maintenance package that is tailored to you and your property needs. This is the best way to protect and ensure the success of your landscape. Our team provides:

  • A Long Term Maintenance Plan
  • Garden Management Proposal
  • Weekly or Biweekly Care Packages
  • 1 Year Walk-Around

Building your dream landscape

What are your goals, your plans? Let's talk about creating your dream landscape.

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