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Creative Exteriors Landscape Design

Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers

About Us

Creative Exteriors Landscape Design is a residential design firm servicing the East Bay in Northern California. Principal designer Susan Morrison’s design philosophy is simple: to create unique and sustainable gardens that match each client’s lifestyle. Susan has been designing gardens for over fifteen years and has extensive experience in landscape plans, planting design and lighting design. In addition to designing, she is the author of "The Less is More Garden: Big Ideas for Designing Your Small Yard" and is a popular and in-demand speaker. She appreciates clients who are open to having their designs photographed for inclusion in her published work or presentations. Her designs have been featured in numerous publications including the San Francisco Chronicle, American Gardener, Cottages and Bungalows and Fine Gardening, where she also contributes articles on design and plant selection. Susan is a long time member of the Association of Professional Landscape Designers, is a Contra Costa County Master Gardener and serves on the advisory committee for Rescape California.

Services Provided

Drought Tolerant Landscaping, Garden Design, Hardscaping, Landscape Design, Landscape Plans, Organic Gardens

Areas Served



Certificate in Garden Design, U.C. Berkeley Bay Friendly Qualified Landscape Designer Certification in Lighting Design, Unique University

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4 Projects

Pleasant Hill Courtyard Garden

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4 Ideabooks

Contact Creative Exteriors Landscape Design
Concord, CA 94518
Typical Job Cost $25,000 - 150,000
Cost range is for design installation, not design fees. Design fees vary based on the scope and complexity of the project and are not tied to installation costs, but generally range from 5 to 12 percent of the finished project.