29 Crescent, IA 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 Iowa designer that’s familiar with the Crescent, IA 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 
Omaha, NE, US 68127
16 miles from Crescent
Landscaping is our life. We wake up every day with the hope that we can allow others to enjoy the outdoors as much as we do. At Sun Valley Landscaping we do everything we can... Read More 
Canopy Gardens 1.402.630.6333
Omaha, NE, US 68127
16 miles from Crescent
Contemporary Landscape Design and Installation, specializing in custom homes, paver patios, pergolas, water displays, fire features, planting beds, colored concrete, outdoor... Read More 
Omaha, NE, US 68105
11 miles from Crescent
A Landscape Design Firm with a passion for creating beautiful and functional outdoor living spaces and gardens. Read More 
Omaha, NE, US 68106
12 miles from Crescent
As the design branch of Kinghorn Gardens, Dropseed Studio promotes design solutions that incorporate sound horticulture and the principles of stewardship, all while creating... Read More 
Omaha, NE, US 68130
19 miles from Crescent
Lanoha Nurseries is one of the largest landscaping companies in the Midwest, offering full-service Residential and Commercial landscape divisions, nursery, and Garden Center. ... Read More 
Landscape Illuminations (402) 699-3414
Omaha, NE, US 68104
9 miles from Crescent
Landscape Illuminations is your premier designer and installation specialist of outdoor landscape lighting in the Omaha area! No job is too big or too small! Licensed electricians... Read More 
Lincoln, NE, US 68522
50 miles from Crescent
Monarch Gardens is a landscape coaching business focused on native prairie plants, low maintenance design, and providing habitat for wildlife in all four seasons. We consult on... Read More 
Omaha, NE, US 68106
12 miles from Crescent
Landscape Design Build, Maintenance & Seasonal Enhancements Read More 
Marti Neely, APLD (402) 630-0050
Omaha, NE, US 68134
12 miles from Crescent
APLD Certified Landscape Designer with 25 years of experience in Residential Landscape Design for discerning clients.. Read More 
Greenlife Gardens (402) 593-7651
Papillion, NE, US 68133
18 miles from Crescent
Design.Build.Maintain. "Premier Gardens with Natures Intent" Read More 
Omaha, NE, US 68116
17 miles from Crescent
Full Service Nursery, Lawn & Landscape Services: Robert's specializes in higher end landscape projects including: Planting beds, patios, retaining walls, fire pits, water features... Read More 
Breaking Ground (402) 779-4444
Valley, NE, US 68064
26 miles from Crescent
Breaking Ground specializes in the development of landscapes for fine residential properties. Many of our jobs are large and complex, but we tackle smaller jobs with the same... Read More 
Mulhall's (402) 963-0700
Omaha, NE, US 68164
14 miles from Crescent
"Naturally Beautiful." Mulhall’s, a family-owned business located in Omaha, Nebraska, is a leading provider to the green industry. Established in 1957 by Irish immigrants John... Read More 
Omaha, NE, US 68111
8 miles from Crescent
Landscape care for customers who don't have the time or know how in maintaining landscaping. Read More 
Omaha, NE, US
9 miles from Crescent
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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 Crescent, IA house. From there he or she will develop preliminary concepts for your landscape construction, based on individual needs, the Crescent, IA 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 Crescent, IA 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 Iowa 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 Crescent, IA landscape architects and designers. You can also look through Crescent, IA photos to find a space you like, then contact the professional who posted the photo. You can find more landscape architects & landscape designers in Omaha, Council Bluffs, Bellevue, Millard and Papillion.
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