What is Landscape Architecture?
"Landscape architecture is the profession which applies artistic and scientific principles to the research, planning, design and management of both natural and built environments. Practitioners of this profession apply creative and technical skills and scientific, cultural and political knowledge in the planned arrangement of natural and constructed elements on the land with a concern for the stewardship and conservation of natural, constructed and human resources. The resulting environments shall serve useful, aesthetic, safe and enjoyable purposes." ASLA
Complete Landscape Architectural Services
Residential Design, Multifamily, Commercial, Institutional, Municipal, Senior Housing, etc.
Landscape Design Including;
Site master planning, grading, drainage, layout, site detailing, planting plans, outdoor lighting plans, swimming pool design, probable cost estimating, 3-D modeling, architectural renderings, and plan presentation drawings.
Site Analysis and Site Selection
land use and zoning review, site constraints and opportunities, feasibility studies, budget analysis and master planning
Environmental Consulting and Planning
Application preparation, town submissions, public hearings, project team coordination with Architects, Engineers, Soil and Environmental Scientist, etc.
Construction Observation and Construction Coordination
Client representation throughout construction
Assist in contractor procurement and contract review
Site construction observation visits certifying compliance with construction drawings