121 Welches, OR 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 landscape architects design with living plants and building materials, and they always keep in mind future growth, maintenance and overall visual appeal. Landscape architecture is very regional, so look for a Oregon landscape designer that’s familiar with the Welches, OR climate and plant types that do well there. Start here to learn more about the landscaping services that will help you create your dream garden. More 
Portland, OR, 97215
34 miles from Welches
We offer 20 years of experience implementing signature designs in residential settings. Our goal is to develop an intimate understanding of each clients goals and seamlessly... Read More
Our designs promote balance between nature and lifestyle - encouraging homeowners to ‘get outdoors’ in extended landscape living spaces. A bit of paradise a few steps from one's home interior.
Portland, OR, 97266
31 miles from Welches
Ross NW Watergardens is a family business with three generations of landscape expertise. Landscaping is our craft, the only thing we have ever done. We have a team of employees,... Read More
Portland, OR,
37 miles from Welches
We are a Landscape Design company whose focus is creating outdoor living spaces our clients want to live in. We incorporate their needs, wants and desires with our expertise in... Read More
Portland, OR, 97229
45 miles from Welches
Creating beautiful and vibrant landscapes for my clients with an emphasis on year-round attractiveness and matching the outdoor experience with the lifestyle of the homeowners. Read More
Portland, OR, 97214
35 miles from Welches
Landscape Layouts for Living while Protecting the Planet. Specializing in rain gardens, soil life and water efficient & native plantings that are diverse and texturally... Read More
Portland, OR, 97223
41 miles from Welches
Winner of a 2013 "Best of Houzz" award for Customer Satisfaction! Since 2003 we have been transforming landscapes (and sometime lives!) with a passion for design, a love of... Read More
Petros Design (360) 606-9652
La Center, WA, 98629
50 miles from Welches
Natural Stone - resources, fabrication and sales. Full quarry blocks to cut, natural building stone products, and slabs for counters and benches. Black Basalts, Gray Basalt,... Read More
Portland, OR, 97229
45 miles from Welches
We are a Landscape Architecture,Garden design & Horticulture consulting company. We design and consult all levels of projects including residential and commercial. We work in... Read More
Portland, OR, 97210
39 miles from Welches
So you want a garden that is uniquely yours?- one that matches your dreams with your lifestyle, your gardening interests, your home's architecture, and your budget, and at the... Read More
Shapiro Didway (503) 232-0520
Portland, OR, 97214
35 miles from Welches
Shapiro Didway LLC is an office of Portland landscape architects that integrates minimalism and geometrical form to create sustainable spaces of distinct visual character.... Read More
Portland, OR, 97227
38 miles from Welches
Ecotone Environmental is a landscape architecture and construction company located in Portland, Oregon. Our focus is on providing low-impact, sustainable solutions to environments... Read More
Portland, OR, 97202
35 miles from Welches
18+ years experience designing unique gardens for hundreds of happy clients focusing on the "Right Plant for The Right Place", artistic manipulation of space to fit your tastes,... Read More
Garden Stories (503) 334-3536
Portland, OR, 97211
37 miles from Welches
A Portland area landscape design/build company creating gardens and outdoor spaces within context of client, region, neighborhood and budget. Read More
Milwaukie, OR, 97222
33 miles from Welches
A holistic Landscape Solutions company that offers Landscape design, project management, DIY Coaching and garden maintenance We believe that an organic approach does not need to... Read More
Portland, OR, 97214
35 miles from Welches
We design notable and meticulously-detailed gardens for residential clients, nationwide. Our design process is always guided by the overarching belief that garden spaces should... Read More
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What is a landscape architect?


The work of this outdoor professional includes most everything surrounding a home's exterior. A landscaping architect can even work with the home architect to choose the right spot for your Welches, OR house. From there, he or she will develop preliminary concepts for your front or backyard design based on individual needs, including the Welches, OR climate and activities that will take place, as well as layouts and planting plans. Landscape architects will also design any structures or outbuildings that will be added to the space. Any grading changes that will be added to the yard are also the responsibility of the 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?


A landscaping designer generally will have ecological, aesthetic and technical training, which helps them maximize the potential of your outdoor space. Keeping in mind both style and functionality, garden 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 Welches, OR 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 the planning portion, while some may deliver the plans and then oversee a hired landscaping contractor. Others — typically following a design-build approach — take care of both the design and all aspects of the landscape architecture and construction.

Before you hire a Oregon professional landscaper, consider the scope and emphasis of your outdoor 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 prospective landscapers:


  • 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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