Tell us all about your project to help us create your custom landscape design 

The purpose of this questionnaire is to gather information that helps us create a customised design that fits the unique needs of your family and the conditions of your property. We hold all information you provide in strict confidence. Please provide as much information as you can. Write ‘n/a’ if not applicable.

Name *
Name
In case we have questions
Address of Property to be Designed *
Address of Property to be Designed
Size, land use history (if known), features (creek, slope, existing vegetation, aspect, views).
Please list the names of all family members and identify each person’s age, employment, and hobbies, especially as they relate to the outdoors.
Describe your overall vision and goals for your property. Tell us a story about you and your site five years from implementation. If you’re not sure, just write key words that describe the look, feel, and what you hope to get out of the garden (natural, formal, informal, open, private, food, relaxation, entertaining, self-sufficiency). Try to use active voice and present tense when describing your garden, how you’ll use it, and what it provides for you.
Do you plan to develop/implement the landscape design yourself, or have it installed for you? Do you plan to manage the implementation yourself, or have the project managed for you?
Please list the current visual & functional problems in the front yard that you think should be minimised or overcome in the design.
Please list the current visual & functional problems in the back yard that you think should be minimised or overcome in the design.
Please list the current visual & functional problems in the side yard(s) that you think should be minimised or overcome in the design.
Please list all the positive elements and qualities of the front yard that should be retained or enhanced in the design.
Please list all the positive elements and qualities of the back yard that should be retained or enhanced in the design.
Please list all the positive elements and qualities of the side yard(s) that should be retained or enhanced in the design.
Landscape Elements *
Select the specific elements you want included in your landscape.
Please list your favourite plants and any plants you don't want in your design.
Please list your favourite types of materials and any materials you don't want in your design (for paths, garden beds, fences, walls, edging).
Desired Outdoor Activities *
Place a check mark next to those activities in which you want to participate on your site.
Please choose the option that best describes your knowledge and experience.
Please choose the option that best describes your landscape design knowledge and experience.
Please choose the option that best describes your sustainable/organic gardening knowledge and experience.
Please identify the time (minutes/hours per day) & money you're willing to spend annually on your site for the next five years including design and implementation. This information helps us create a design that is responsive to your budget.
Please tell us how soon you'd like to get started.