254 Branford Center, CT Landscape Architects and Designers

Professional landscaping anchors a house to the site, connects it with the environment and creates a welcoming entrance to a home. Garden designers and architects work with living plants as well as building materials, so they are designing for future growth and maintenance as well as the present. Landscape architecture is also very regional, so you want to find a Connecticut designer that’s familiar with the Branford Center, CT climate and plants that do well there. Start here to find out more about hiring a landscape designer to help with your landscape construction. More 
Carmel, NY, US 10512
47 miles from Branford Center
LDAW is a professional, Licensed Landscape Architectural Design Build Firm serving Westchester county and the surrounding areas. We not only design your landscape we install all... Read More
Southampton, NY, US 11968
34 miles from Branford Center
With backgrounds in horticulture, art, and architecture, the firm of Lear & Mahoney Landscape Associates has developed a client specific-approach to design. Elizabeth’s and... Read More
Conte & Conte, LLC (203) 869-1400
Greenwich, CT, US 06831
47 miles from Branford Center
Conte & Conte, LLC, a landscape architecture firm, is dedicated to enhancing the relationship between people and their natural environment. Our registered landscape architects are... Read More
Rye, NY, US 10580
50 miles from Branford Center
We are a small design firm that provides professional design services for clients, architects, builders and homeowners throughout the Northeast with many projects in the... Read More
Rye, NY, US 10580
50 miles from Branford Center
Residential landscape design and project management in Westchester NY. Read More
US 10576
40 miles from Branford Center
Surrounding yourself with natural beauty is food for your soul. Angela draws inspiration from nature when working with you. Please visit the website and see for yourself. We look... Read More
The Lazy Gardener (914) 315-9345
Larchmont, NY, US 10538
50 miles from Branford Center
We design high-style, low maintenance gardens, so you can spend more time enjoying your property! Our garden designs grow through talking to each client, finding out what you... Read More
Darien, CT, US 06820
38 miles from Branford Center
Whatever your vision, Odd Job Landscaping brings your outdoor living dream to life with the utmost professionalism, site cleanliness and ease. We are a complete site development... Read More
Redding, CT, US 06896
30 miles from Branford Center
Joan Rothenbucher Landscape Design is a design and installation firm specializing in residential projects. We have designed and installed projects in Connecticut and New York for... Read More
Fairfield, CT, US 06824
25 miles from Branford Center
Austin Ganim Landscape Design offers a full range of landscape & garden design, installation, and maintenance services for both residential and commercial properties. Our well... Read More
Westport, CT, US 06880
30 miles from Branford Center
We are a landscape design/build firm located in Fairfield County. We design and build timeless landscapes focusing on customer driven preferences. We design all types of... Read More
Northford, CT, US 06472
9 miles from Branford Center
Residential landscape design/Consultation/master plans Installation/ Maintenance Read More
Topaz Design Group (516) 536-1383
Oceanside, NY, US 11572
50 miles from Branford Center
Creators of extraordinary outdoor living spaces! Topaz Design Group is Long Island's prominent and innovative landscape & masonry design and build firms. Our signature,... Read More
East Hampton, NY, US 11937
39 miles from Branford Center
John (Jack) deLashmet provides bespoke, site-specific landscape architectural and garden design to private residential clients, homeowners, architects, and fellow designers. While... Read More
Massapequa, NY, US 11758
50 miles from Branford Center
Long island Landscape design company serving Nassau county and Suffolk county. Design and Build Landscape is a Long Island, NY landscape design architecture firm. It offers a wide... Read More
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What Is a Landscape Architect?


The work of this professional can pretty much be summarized to include everything that is not related to the house structure itself. The landscape architect can even work with the architect to choose the right spot for your Branford Center, CT house. From there he or she will develop preliminary concepts for your landscape construction, based on individual needs, the Branford Center, CT climate and the activities that will be performed in the yard, as well as designs and planting plans. They will also design any structures or outbuildings that will be added to the landscape. Any grading changes that will be added to the landscape are also the responsibility of the landscape architect. This includes any drainage modifications. An engineer can also be responsible for these tasks, but a licensed professional is fully capable. Like building architects, they will produce preliminary concept drawings as well as detailed construction documents and planting plans. Three-dimensional renderings and illustrative plans are all supplementary.

What Is a Landscape Designer?


Landscape designers generally have ecological, aesthetic and technical training, which helps them maximize the potential of your outdoor space. Keeping in mind both style and functionality, landscape designers analyze your architecture and yard to produce a plan that may or may not include location and materials for walkways, patios, water features, fences, garden aspects and more. In addition, a Branford Center, CT garden designer will carefully assess your geographic region to choose plants, trees and flowers that will flourish naturally, as well as address concerns such as drainage, screening and soil conditions. Certain landscape designers only help with landscape planning, some may deliver the plans and then oversee a hired landscape contractor, and others — typically following a design-build approach — take care of both the design and all aspects of the landscape construction.

Before you hire a Connecticut landscape professional, consider the scope and emphasis of your landscape architecture project. Landscape architects, who typically hold advanced degrees in their field, are trained to develop comprehensive structural plans that include plants, hardscaping, water use, drainage and more. Landscape designers typically specialize in the aesthetic and horticultural, rather than structural, side of yard and garden planning. They might or might not have advanced training. Even within their fields, a garden designer may specialize in hardscape- or vegetation-focused designs. In some cases you might need to hire additional help to get the outdoor space you want.

Questions to ask a prospective landscape architect or designer:


  • Can you provide me with references?
  • How long have you been in the business?
  • What is your certification?
  • Do you have liability insurance?
  • How much do you charge, and what does that include?
  • What regions and climates are you skilled in?
  • Can you accommodate my special requests (such as ADA or LEED)?
  • What types of renderings will you produce?
  • What is your experience with similar projects?
  • When can you complete this project?
  • What do your services include?
  • Who will be working on the project design?
  • What happens when costs exceed budget, whether due to materials or labor pricing changes? What about changes made by the client or by the professionals — what kinds of situations would cause those costs to be incurred?
  • Can you provide me with a written estimate?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns that you know of or that might come up in the future with this project?

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