Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture can meet your unique landscape goals and dreams. Our proven professional design process includes:
Conceptual Landscape Plans
When you are ready to start visualizing the layout of your project, Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture will produce a fully scaled site plan that illustrates all the major features of your new design. Now, you can begin to see how your final dream will look when it is completed. Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture will work with you to refine your ideas and put together a budget for your project based on your landscape concept.
Construction Design Plans
When you are satisfied with the direction of your Conceptual Landscape Plan, Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture will develop the detailed supplemental plans necessary to realize your final vision and communicate it to the project contractor.
Your unique design plans include one or more of the following:
1. Hardscape Plan: All of your hardscape features such as patios, decks, walkways, pergolas, and more are fully detailed, dimensioned and drawn to scale, so your contractor can accurately bid and build these elements.
2. Planting Plan: Each tree, shrub, groundcover, perennial and more, is clearly indicated on the plan in their specific locations, along with a complete plant list showing total quantities, botanical & common names, specified plant sizes and plant specifications.
3. Irrigation Plan: This plan indicates all the components and the layout for your new irrigation system.
4. Construction Details: Every landscape detail such as shade structures, walls, kitchen islands, fire features, and more, is custom designed to match your landscape theme and blend with your architectural style.
5. Lighting Plan: Each light fixture is clearly located, along with the wiring diagram and lighting key to allow your beautiful landscape to come alive at night.
Design Consultations for Short-Term Projects
Does your garden need minor updating?
Are you preparing to sell your home that is lacking curb appeal?
Are you planning a graduation, wedding or big party at your home?
Are you wondering where to place outdoor features such as a swimming pool, kitchen island, or cabana?
Do you want to remove lawn or replant a few overgrown or underutilized garden spaces?
Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture can make it happen easily and cost-effectively!
Construction Consulting Services
When the necessary designs for your project are complete, we are ready to start the digging! Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture will assist you in obtaining a qualified landscape contractor to bring your dream to reality. Our proven, customized bid documents allow each contractor to bid the same project the same way. You will receive a customized spreadsheet for your project showing all the contractor bids. After the landscape contractor is selected, Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture will provide assistance during construction to ensure your vision is realized, and every detail is clearly implemented in the execution. Contact Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture to determine the option that best suits your needs. For more than twenty years, Susan Friedman Landscape Architecture has met our clients’ needs for superb landscape architecture. Our greatest pleasure it to help each of our clients obtain beautiful and imaginative outdoor spaces that they have always dreamed about, and can’t wait to show to their family, friends and neighbors.