18 Breese, IL 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 Illinois designer that’s familiar with the Breese, IL 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 
Kim Gamel (314) 409-6355
ladue, MO, US 63124
47 miles from Breese
I am a Master Gardener and own a container gardening business called Contained Beauty. Basically, if it involves plants and a container, chances are I create it. My outdoor... Read More 
Maryville, IL, US 62062
25 miles from Breese
Albert's diverse and interesting background of education and experiences meld together in an uncommon manner that allows the art and science of landscaping to meld together... Read More 
Clayton, MO, US 63105
44 miles from Breese
Adam Woodruff + Associates is a garden design firm catering to a discerning clientele who value environments that are exceptional and engaging. We strive to evoke a visceral... Read More 
St. Louis, MO, US
45 miles from Breese
Envisioning Green (618) 307-6677
Caseyville, IL, US 62232
27 miles from Breese
Envisioning Green is a local family owned landscape construction and maintenance company. We service the Greater St. Louis area, providing hardscape construction, landscape... Read More 
The Garden Kingdom 1-618-288-0101
Glen Carbon, IL, US 62034
27 miles from Breese
We are a full service design & build company that will take care of all of your outdoor needs, both residential and commercial. Our team is experienced in complete landscape... Read More 
Frisella Outdoor Lighting (314) 574-3586
Glendale, MO, US 63122
49 miles from Breese
At Frisella Outdoor Lighting our mission is to be the premier provider of superior outdoor lighting designs and installations. We work to achieve this by consistently improving... Read More 
SWT Design (314) 644-5700
St. Louis, MO, US 63119
45 miles from Breese
Landscape architectur, urban planning, roof gardens, healthcare, garden design Read More 
Saint Louis, MO, US 63119
45 miles from Breese
Landscape design and installation Read More 
West County Gardens, Inc. (314) 423-9244
St. Louis, MO, US 63114
46 miles from Breese
Landscape Design, Build and Maintained, 30+ years in Business, Certified Installation, Fully Insured Read More 
Saint Louis, MO, US
37 miles from Breese
Saint Louis, MO, US
37 miles from Breese
Saint Louis, MO, US
37 miles from Breese
Alton, IL, US 62002
40 miles from Breese
St. Louis, MO, US 63139
42 miles from Breese
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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 Breese, IL house. From there he or she will develop preliminary concepts for your landscape construction, based on individual needs, the Breese, IL 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 Breese, IL 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 Illinois 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. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of landscape architects & landscape designers: Landscape Contractors, Garden & Landscape Supplies, Tree Services, Lawn & Sprinklers, Decks, Patios & Outdoor Enclosures.

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?

Find a landscape architect on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Breese, IL landscape architects and designers. You can also look through Breese, IL photos to find a space you like, then contact the professional who posted the photo. You can find more landscape architects & landscape designers in Highland, Trenton, Aviston, Beckemeyer and Pierron.
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