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Landscape design FAQs

Why should I use a professional Landscape Designer?

A professional Landscape Gardener has the experience and the creative flair to design a garden or property that is both functional and beautiful, modern or traditional - whatever you require.

This is what we do every single day. We have the know-how and the skills to make sure things are done properly the first time and to budget. We all know how DIY projects can run way over time and way way over budget - and sometimes the end result is good, but not great, and certainly doesn't have the professional finish we crave.

Our homes are often our biggest investment - using a professional Landscaper can add thousands to your property and make it a wonderful environment to live in every day.

How long would a project take?

Project timing will depend on what elements we are completing for you. To ensure you know exactly what will happen and when we will give you a timeline before we start any project.

How much money does a Landscape gardener cost?

There is no general landscaping cost - each project is quoted based on what is involved. We will set out all costsin advance so there are no surprises. We focus on creating affordable landscaping - we can make sure we stick to your budget.

What is your landscape design process?

Firstly we will have the initial consultation with you. From here we will work on design concepts until we get the final product you are after depending on your budget. We will then start construction your garden and eventually hand over when everything is complete - we can also let you know how to best maintain your new garden from that point.

What if I don't like some of the design elements you suggest?

The design process will be done in consultation with you and we will listen carefully to your requirements and vision. If there is something you don't like about the design we propose we will work with you to create something more suitable.

Are you fully licenced?

Yes, Life Outside is fully licenced - our licence number is 215190C.