Services

Scaled landscape plans & documents providing a comprehensive guide to install works & detailing:

  • layout & selection of proposed landscape surfaces
  • detailed planting schedule
  • general specification for works
  • relevant construction details & sections
  • guide to source landscape surfaces & finishes
  • guide to source plant species proposed
  • watering & maintenance recommendations
  • Initial site consultation to listen & understand client brief, present sketch plans for discussion during design phase & hand over final detailed documents.
  • Site analysis & inventory including testing of soil, understanding climate experienced & prevailing winds and confirming location of site survey features – natural & built.

To meet Council requirements & relevant landscape codes for development applications & construction plan stage.

  • All developments: single & medium storey residential, commercial & industrial to Parks, schools & play spaces.
  • Aesthetically pleasing gardens to complement Architecture of proposed built form & capitalize on the developments investment opportunities
  • Provide landscapes to physically screen & soften as viewed from street fronts, neigbouring properties & as perceived by the community as a whole.

Scaled landscape plans providing a guide to install works & include:

  • Planting schedule for significant trees & main hedges with indicative schedule for all other mass plantings.
  • Site consultation to listen & understand client brief, present sketch plans during design phase & hand over final documents.
  • Site analysis & inventory including testing of soil, understanding climate experienced & prevailing winds and confirming location of site survey features – natural & built.

Gardens considerate of a natural environmental balance, self supporting landscapes & the reduction of inputs & outputs.

  • Emphasis on the use of local & recycled materials, water saving options & working with a sites opportunities and constraints feature in these designs.
  • Plant species favoured: low maintenance, hardy and drought tolerant species, deciduous trees located to provide winter solar access & summer shade, with many species native, endemic & or locally suited.

Valuable to ensure intent of the landscape document is followed and maintained.

  • With a former basis in constructing and maintaining landscapes, holding a Contractor Licence in Structural Landscaping & being involved in the building industry since childhood Sally is practical and understands the fundamentals of landscape construction.
  • In dealing with a reliable team of landscape contractors & suppliers throughout NSW, Sally can suggest suitable contractors to tender on the works, call & compare quotes, co ordinate the project works and act as the clients representative.

The initial step in developing a landscape design.

  • Involves listening to the client to understand their needs & wants, analyzing the site and upon discussing ideas advising the client on how best to create a landscape suiting their requirements that works with site parameters & Architecture of the home.
  • When providing on site advice and consultancy Sally can generally prepare quick sketches indicating a guide for proposed landscape, suggest suitable plantings & provide general recommendations to undertake works.

If you're ready to make the first step towards a magnificent landscape get in contact with us.