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Full-service residential landscaping contractor: services include design and construction of patios, hardscapes, swimming pools, retaining walls, outdoor living spaces.
Shorter days, fading flowers, and falling leaves. Late summer and fall is perfect for landscaping. Planning or building when the weather is cool helps you avoid delays and enjoy autumn. Plus late season construction is better for people and plants.
Shoreline landscapes, backyard resorts, pools, and many hardscapes can take several months to design, plan, and acquire construction permits. Most people don't realize how long the permitting process can take and how it can chew up precious weeks of summer. Fall and winter planning ensures you'll be ready to begin construction when spring comes, and not waiting around for a permit.
It can take a few months to plan a large project and complete the permitting process. So it makes sense to get started in the fall.
Scheduling design and construction is faster and easier in the fall. Many smaller projects can be planned and built in just a few weeks. You can be sitting by the fire or firing up the grill before you know it. Why wait for the spring rush?
A flagstone patio and fire feature like this one can be designed and built in just a few weeks.
Shrubs and plants appreciate cooler fall temperatures.
Mild weather in September and October gives plants and trees a chance to grow without the stresses of summer. Worried about cold and frost? While below-freezing temps are daunting to us humans, for plants winter is generally a benign season.
A two-foot boulder can weigh more than 300 pounds.
The same weather that's great for plants is good for people too – our crews can work more efficiently with less heat and humidity.
The journey from a concept to a final plan and budget takes time. If you start now, you can enjoy the process without feeling rushed.
Many projects require permits to build. Don't waste your precious summer waiting for a permit. It's so frustrating!
With your plan complete and your permit in hand, you'll be ready to build ahead of the spring rush.
An indoor herb garden not only elevates your cooking but also adds a touch of greenery to your space. With a little care and attention, you can enjoy fresh herbs all year long.
Every year, our local community lifestyle magazines ask their readers who is the best in your city. Don't forget to vote Southview Design for Best Landscape Designer – here's how.
While you may prefer to stay indoors, winter is the ideal time to prune your trees and shrubs.