Design Process

Do you have a vision of what you want and now need to make that vision a reality? Our design process begins by meeting with you and discussing your needs and budget requirements. Next, we review the conditions of your site. By looking at it with an aesthetic eye, identifying and repairing site problems while drawing on design principals, horticultural knowledge and installation experience. If you need help defining what you want and getting the most for your money, a SLS landscape designer is a professional who has the education, training, experience to guide you through the entire design/construction process.


Here are the benefits of working with a SLS landscape designer and how they can assist you:

See the Big Picture

Our landscape designers have a broad knowledge of both design and construction that can help you define your needs, offer insights and ideas you may not have considered. They work on design options and create total environments which satisfy functional needs and become dynamic spaces. Landscapes grow and mature over time. You’re working with living materials and our landscape designers are trained to foresee how the space will change and to account for that change in the initial design.

Solve problems

Our landscape designers are as interested as you are in achieving a successful project. They will listen to you and develop a plan that reflects your specific needs and desires. The design process is collaborative, allowing you ample flexibility. You can be as involved as you wish while enjoying the security of professional guidance every step of the way.

Save you money

A well-conceived and designed project can be built more efficiently and economically and increase your property value. Our landscape designers can help you select materials within your budget. They can increase your home’s future resale value through good design.