The Garden Artist LLC
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The Garden Artist, LLC is an award winning landscape design and build company located in Boise, Idaho and serving the greater Treasure Valley, Sun Valley and McCall areas with emphasis on outdoor living, outdoor kitchens, fireplaces and water features.
Acclaimed landscape designer, Terry Sims, has practiced the discipline of design for over two decades. Years of formal study in Landscape Architecture, and Horticulture, as well as Fine Arts, and Psychology, give Terry a unique foundation understanding her clients' needs, and incorporating those needs into great designs.

Her plantings are selected to provide the client with four season interest and are carefully placed within the design.

Featured Designer in Designer magazine, Designer Showcase, Water Garden News, Finalist in Landscaper of the Year.

Services Provided
Custom Fire Pits, Custom Water Features, Drought Tolerant Landscaping, Hardscaping, Landscape Design, Landscape Plans, Patio Design, Pool Landscaping, Swimming Pool Design, Pergola, Landscape Construction, Outdoor Living Areas, Fire Features, Water Features, Outdoor Kitchen, Waterfall, Fireplace, New Landscape Construction and Design, Pond, Xeriscape

Areas Served
Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Meridian, Nampa, Kuna, Ada County, Star

Certifications and Awards
Executive Board, Lunaria League, 2012 Garden Tour Board Member; Technical Advisor, College of Western Idaho Horticulture School; Educator for Idaho Botanical Gardens and College of Western Idaho.
Idaho's Award Winning Landscape Design & Construction
6x Best of Houzz

Contact: Terry Sims
Location: 280 N. 8th St., Suite 204
Boise 83702
License Number: RCE-25013
Typical Job Costs: $25,000 - 1 million
Specializing in design and construction of outdoor living areas. Landscape plans beginning at $2100 and construction to budget.
Commented: Fall trimming in this weather? It depends on your current climate. As Embothrium said, spirea can be but to the within inches of the ground at this time of year. If you are in a place that gets larges amounts of snow, pruning now...
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Commented: Re-grading of yard Do you have a picture? Hard to give a pertinent response without seeing it.
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Commented: Deck Railings - are horizontal cables code? Like others, I wouldn't go with horizontal cables. I don't think the cables or glass would go with the style of home. If you are wanting something low-profile, I would look up powder coated hog wire...
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Commented: Landscaping help with path to lake For gravel, the main thing is you don't want a rounded one, like pea gravel, because that will not stay in place, and it is hard to walk on. Chipped or crushed gravel is the way to go, there are even...
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Commented: Improving pool surroundings suggestions I agree with the first suggestion, adding plants along the fence, and some large planters will be the most budget friendly options, along with a nice outdoor area rug. I think that putting turf direc...
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Commented: Dry creek ... need ideas..... Do you have pics?
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