Award-winning residential design and construction for people who want to do it once, and do it right. The beauty and functionality are obvious. But it’s the construction integrity that makes a Southview landscape truly special.

Swimming Pools and Spas

Swimming pool landscaping projects leave little room for error and often involve thousands of details.

Southview works closely with reputable and experienced subcontractors to design and build comprehensive landscapes. We put all the landscaping pieces together, including grading and site planning, pool design, spa selection, custom-designed decks, fences, outdoor kitchens, pool houses, and more.

Pools and Spas

Backed by an Industry-Leading Warranty

Perfect Patios, Paths, and Pavers


Patios of natural stone, classic brick, and concrete pavers with industry-leading warranty.


Stunning paver walkways and winding stone paths – it's about the journey, not the destination.

Paver Driveways

Paver driveways add style and function to any landscape. Industry-leading warranty.

Shoreline Landscaping and Restoration

Our landscape designers, landscape architects, construction project managers, and exceptional crews specialize in creating dramatic outdoor living spaces on the water.

Shoreline Landscaping

Improving Life Outdoors

Personalized Design

Fire Features

Fire brings people together. Landscape designs featuring fire pits, fireplaces, and fire tables.

Water Features

Ponds, fountains, streams and waterfalls, add the mesmerizing sounds of water to your landscape.

Garden Design

Award-winning formal, cottage, low-maintenance, and north woods style garden designs. Featuring perennials, annuals, vegetables.

Outdoor Kitchens

Functional and beautiful kitchens for patios, decks, and outdoor living spaces of all sizes.

Outdoor Lighting

Enhance your Minnesota landscape's function and beauty with dramatic outdoor lighting.

Landscape Structures

For shade and shelter. An arbor, pergola, pool house, or trellis will add functionality and interest to your landscape design.

Front Entry Design

Enhance the curb appeal of your front entry with gardens, lighting, and walls that fit the architecture of your home.

Outdoor Rooms

Live outdoors with comfort and ease. Backyard living rooms, outdoor kitchens, patios, decks, and more.

Outdoor Sports and Games

Basketball courts, putting greens and backyard games for Minneapolis St. Paul landscapes.

Sustainable Landscaping

Southview Design is committed to healthy and sustainable landscaping practices.


Beautiful solutions to a troubling problem. Whether it's pooling water or a wet basement, we can fix it.

Steep Hills and Slopes

Walls and Steps Built Right

Retaining Walls

Retaining walls control erosion, manage runoff, or create level spaces for entertaining and outdoor living.

Boulder Walls

Burly boulder walls that hold back tons of earth without breaking a sweat.

Modular Block Walls

To manage sloping hills, modular block walls can be curved, straight, or tiered; formal or informal.

Seat Walls

Seat walls are a convenient seating option in the Minnesota landscape design around a patio or fire pit.

Stacked Stone Walls

Natural stone creates an old-world look. Some stacked stone walls have lasted for centuries.


Steps and stairs in landscape designs in natural stone, concrete pavers, brick.

Three reasons to start now.

Enjoy the process.

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.

Avoid permit delays.

Many projects require permits to build. Don't waste your precious summer waiting for a permit. It's so frustrating!

Beat the spring rush.

With your plan complete and your permit in hand, you'll be ready to build ahead of the spring rush.

Call (651) 203-3000

Winter is perfect for planning!

Our Residential Work

Landscape Design and Architecture projects by Southview Design a landscaping design and construction company in Minneapolis St. Paul MN

Our Design-Build Process

From the initial meeting to the final walk through, our process is design to deliver a positive experience every time.

How we stand behind our work

Minneapolis Landscaper, Southview Design, offers comprehensive landscaping warranty on plants, hardscapes, irrigation, paving, and construction.