Design Services

  • Design

  • Planting in properly prepared soil

  • Hand digging and transplanting of large trees and plants

  • Landscape masonry

  • Wet laid and dry laid walls

  • Natural stone paving, walks, patios

  • Clay brick paving, walks, patios

  • Cobblestone and Belgium Block paving

  • Courtyards, Driveway entrances

  • Solutions to drainage problems

  • Water Features... fountains and waterfalls

  • Landscape lighting

Landscape design terms

Hardscape, or “hardscaping” consists of the inanimate elements of landscaping, especially any masonry work or woodwork. For instance, stone walls, concrete or brick patios, tile paths, wooden decks and wooden arbors would all be considered part of the hardscape. But by extension, anything used in landscaping that is not part of the softscape can be considered a hardscape element, including home accents such as water fountains and, yes, even pink flamingoes!

Softscape comprises the animate, horticultural elements of landscape design, i.e., plants. Softscape elements are complemented by hardscape design elements, such as stone walls, tile pations and brick walkways.

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