58 Nashville 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 landscape designer that’s familiar with the Nashville 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 
Nashville, TN, 37203
Wantland Ink is a Nashville based Landscape Architecture studio providing creative, quality site design, land planning, and construction documentation for discerning clientele. We... Read More
Clarksville, TN, 37040
Red River Concrete Products is a family owned business in Middle Tennessee. We manufacture pavers, retaining walls, patio stones, edgers, and concrete block. Read More
Franklin, TN, 37067
Landscape Architecture - Planning - Surveying - General Landscape Contracting Read More
Gallatin, TN, 37066
Landscape Architecture + Construction. Since 1974. Flood survivor, traditionally contemporary, creativity without the box: Our style is #notonesizefitsall. Read More
Hendersonville, TN, 37075
Licensed Landscape Architects. Residential, Commercial, Government. Robert Wray, RLA is the owner of Cumberland Landesign Inc. Read More
Nashville, TN
Lively Landscape is a landscape design/build company specializing in custom landscape design and installation. Our intent is to creatively solve problems and capture great... Read More
Brentwood, TN, 37027
Southwest Greens of Nashville is one of the leading artificial grass and athletic court providers in the industry here in Tennessee. Crafting the finest lawns, landscapes, putting... Read More
GreenPal Lawn Care (866) 798-4485
Nashville, TN, 37208
GreenPal is web and mobile app connecting lawn care professionals with homeowners, allowing homeowners to find , schedule, and pay their lawn pro from their smart phone. We... Read More
ACS Landscape (615) 613-1117
Goodlettsville, TN, 37070
Providing Total Landscape Solutions to the Greater Nashville, TN Area. We have a lawn maintenance division and landscape install division. We also provide snow and ice removal and... Read More
Coile & Associates Inc (615) 673-6200
Nashville, TN, 37209
Coile & Associates, INC is a firm providing five decades of custom design services and master planning to clients throughout the Southeast and across the United States. We have... Read More
PeachTree Landscape (615) 793-8733
La Vergne, TN, 37086
Peach Tree Landscape is Middle Tennessee’s premier locally owned landscape contractor and maintenance company. Serving the entire mid state region, Peach Tree provides the highest... Read More
Franklin, TN, 37065
Anyone can push a lawn mower or pull a weed, but not everyone knows how to ensure the long term health and vitality of your landscape. At Justin Stelter Landscape Gardening, we... Read More
LittleJohn (615) 385-4144
Nashville, TN, 37212
We believe we are more than just an ordinary consulting firm. Our challenge is to take our client’s vision and make it into a working reality. To us, a project is more than just... Read More
Nashville, TN, 37214
Residential Landscape Design and Installation serving Nashville, TN and Southern California More than 18 years experience in the design & installation of landscaping ranging from... Read More
Franklin, TN, 37064
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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 Nashville house. From there, he or she will develop preliminary concepts for your front or backyard design based on individual needs, including the Nashville 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 Nashville 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 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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