445 Whippany, NJ 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 New Jersey designer that’s familiar with the Whippany, NJ 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 
Tarrytown, NY, 10591
36 miles from Whippany
New York Botanic Garden instructor and award winning professional landscape designer. Voted "Best Landscape Designer in Westchester County" by readers of Westchester Magazine for... Read More
Carolle Huber (973) 292-8522
I have been designing landscapes for 20 years, working on large developments, subdivisions, wetlands restoration and residential design.
Carmel, NY, 10512
50 miles from Whippany
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
Statile & Todd (908) 204-9918
Statile & Todd is a design build landscape contracting firm that works in the metro NYC area. We strive to exceed expectations with every project.
Westfield, NJ, 07090
13 miles from Whippany
Harmony Design Group, a New Jersey Licensed Landscape Architecture firm, is committed to providing innovative custom landscape designs that indulge your senses and transform an... Read More
We pride ourselves on drawing innovative designs, building flawless landscapes on budget, and delivering the ultimate experience in customer service.
New York, NY, 10023
24 miles from Whippany
“Who better to do up your garden or terrace than someone who teaches at the New York and Brooklyn Botanical Gardens?” – Franklin Report Amber Freda's client list includes many... Read More
By means of thorough Construction Management practices, we assure our clients the highest level of construction quality and budget control.
Susan Cohan, APLD (201) 572-1502
Chatham, NJ, 07828
18 miles from Whippany
“Each finished landscape is collaboration between my clients and myself. It’s my job to realize their dreams and give them more than they expected.” Every project's goal is to... Read More
Award Winning Landscape and Pool Design/Build company with over 25 yrs of experience.
Carolle Huber (973) 292-8522
Morristown, NJ, 07960
5 miles from Whippany
I have been designing landscapes for 20 years, working on large developments, subdivisions, wetlands restoration and residential design. These days, I gravitate toward residential... Read More
Annandale, NJ, 08801
28 miles from Whippany
Established nearly 20 years ago, Cross River designs and builds residential landscape programs including swimming pools, water features, accessory structures such as pergolas and... Read More
Warwick, NY, 10990
31 miles from Whippany
I am the owner and designer of Summerset Gardens, a landscape and swimming pool design/build firm. I studied Landscape Architecture at Rutgers University. I design... Read More
New York, NY, 10036
23 miles from Whippany
Jeffrey Erb Landscape Design specializes in garden design, installation and maintenance services for rooftops, terraces, street plantings, backyards, townhouses and estates... Read More
Conte & Conte, LLC (203) 869-1400
Greenwich, CT, 06831
43 miles from Whippany
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
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
26 miles from Whippany
Little Miracles Designs is a landscape design / built company providing a full service to clientell in Brooklyn and Manhattan. We create functional and easy to use urban gardens... Read More
Willow Grove, PA, 19090
50 miles from Whippany
Landscape/Garden Design, Outdoor living design, installation and maintenance. Specialized in Residential landscape design covered following areas Philadelphia, Montgomery, bucks... Read More
Rye, NY, 10580
40 miles from Whippany
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
Towaco, NJ, 07082
9 miles from Whippany
Turning innovation and creativity, into beautiful designs, while delivering the highest quality of work. For over three Decades Pennella's Landscape Designs, LLC has been turning... Read More
Rye, NY, 10580
40 miles from Whippany
Residential landscape design and project management in Westchester NY. 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 Whippany, NJ house. From there he or she will develop preliminary concepts for your landscape construction, based on individual needs, the Whippany, NJ 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 Whippany, NJ 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 New Jersey 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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