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Design Process & Timeline

Gold

PACKAGE

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Contract and Deposit

  • Receive contract and deposit.
  • Set a date for a site measurement and analysis of the project site, approximately one week from receipt of contract.

Measurement & Site Analysis

  • Analyze, measure, and photograph project site
  • Set date for Design Review #1, approximately two weeks
    from site analysis and measurement date.

Design Review #1

  • A meeting to review the conceptual design, including proposed layout and planting plans and suggested hardscape materials.
    Purpose : Successfully identifying these essential aspects of the design establishes the general aesthetic and budget parameters of the design, which will be further refined to meet your expectations.
    Deliverable : The conceptual initial draft of the Layout Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #2, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #1.

Design Review #2

  • A meeting to review the design development of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan, based on discussions from the Design Review #1 meeting and to review an initial plant palette. 3-D design presented.
    Purpose : Successfully honing in on the size and scope of the project, as well as the hardscape materials, will not only result in a design you love, but also a design that is financially feasible for you.
    Deliverable : The detailed second draft of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #3, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #2..

Design Review #3

  • A meeting to review the design development of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan, based on discussions from the Design Review #2 meeting, and to refine the plant palette.
    Purpose : Successfully refining the selections of hardscape materials and finishing details, as well as suggested plant materials, significantly determines how close the final design will meet your budget expectations. Any necessary adjustments to the design can still be considered at this point.
    Deliverable : The detailed third draft of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #4, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #3.

Design Review #4

  • A meeting to review the specific details of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan, to review the Lighting Plan and address plan refinements prior to preparing the Master Landscape Plan.
    Purpose : Successfully define all the details of the Layout Plan, the Planting Plan, the Lighting Plan, as well as all the specific hardscape and plant materials to enable a Landscape Contractor to provide a precise and accurate bid for the design.
    Deliverable : The detailed fourth draft of the Layout Plan, the Planting Plan, and the Lighting Plan.
  • Set date for delivery of Master Landscape Plan, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #4.

Master Landscape Plan

  • Completion of the Master Landscape Plan.
    Deliverable : The Master Plan and Construction Documents.

Construction Services

  1. Recommend a suitable licensed Landscape Contractor and provide an extra set of Construction Documents.
  2. Accompany Landscape Contractor on pre-proposal walk-through of project.
  3. Review initial proposal and upon confirmation of its accuracy ask Contractor to forward proposal to client.
  4. Conduct pre-construction walk-through with Contractor to confirm layout plans.
  5. Visit site twice during construction.

Silver

PACKAGE

i

Contract and Deposit

  • Receive contract and deposit.
  • Set a date for a site measurement and analysis of the project site, approximately one week from receipt of contract.

Measurement & Site Analysis

  • Analyze, measure, and photograph project site
  • Set date for Design Review #1, approximately two weeks
    from site analysis and measurement date.

Design Review #1

  • A meeting to review the conceptual design, including proposed layout and planting plans and suggested hardscape materials.
    Purpose : Successfully identifying these essential aspects of the design establishes the general aesthetic and budget parameters of the design, which will be further refined to meet your expectations.
    Deliverable : The conceptual initial draft of the Layout Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #2, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #1.

Design Review #2

  • A meeting to review the design development of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan, based on discussions from the Design Review #1 meeting and to review an initial plant palette. 3-D design presented.
    Purpose : Successfully honing in on the size and scope of the project, as well as the hardscape materials, will not only result in a design you love, but also a design that is financially feasible for you.
    Deliverable : The detailed second draft of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #3, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #2..

Design Review #3

  • A meeting to review the design development of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan, based on discussions from the Design Review #2 meeting, and to refine the plant palette.
    Purpose : Successfully refining the selections of hardscape materials and finishing details, as well as suggested plant materials, significantly determines how close the final design will meet your budget expectations. Any necessary adjustments to the design can still be considered at this point.
    Deliverable : The detailed third draft of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #4, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #3.

Master Landscape Plan

  • Completion of the Master Landscape Plan.
    Deliverable : The Master Plan and Construction Documents.

Construction Services

  1. Recommend a suitable licensed Landscape Contractor and provide an extra set of Construction Documents.
  2. Accompany Landscape Contractor on pre-proposal walk-through of project.
  3. Review initial proposal and upon confirmation of its accuracy ask Contractor to forward proposal to client.
  4. Conduct pre-construction walk-through with Contractor to confirm layout plans.
  5. Visit site twice during construction.

Bronze

PACKAGE

i

Contract and Deposit

  • Receive contract and deposit.
  • Set a date for a site measurement and analysis of the project site, approximately one week from receipt of contract.

Measurement & Site Analysis

  • Analyze, measure, and photograph project site
  • Set date for Design Review #1, approximately two weeks
    from site analysis and measurement date.

Design Review #1

  • A meeting to review the conceptual design, including proposed layout and planting plans and suggested hardscape materials.
    Purpose : Successfully identifying these essential aspects of the design establishes the general aesthetic and budget parameters of the design, which will be further refined to meet your expectations.
    Deliverable : The conceptual initial draft of the Layout Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #2, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #1.

Design Review #2

  • A meeting to review the design development of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan, based on discussions from the Design Review #1 meeting and to review an initial plant palette. 3-D design presented.
    Purpose : Successfully honing in on the size and scope of the project, as well as the hardscape materials, will not only result in a design you love, but also a design that is financially feasible for you.
    Deliverable : The detailed second draft of the Layout Plan and the Planting Plan.
  • Set date for Design Review #3, approximately one to two weeks from Design Review #2..

Master Landscape Plan

  • Completion of the Master Landscape Plan.
    Deliverable : The Master Plan and Construction Documents.

Construction Services

  1. Recommend a suitable licensed Landscape Contractor and provide an extra set of Construction Documents.
  2. Accompany Landscape Contractor on pre-proposal walk-through of project.
  3. Review initial proposal and upon confirmation of its accuracy ask Contractor to forward proposal to client.
  4. Conduct pre-construction walk-through with Contractor to confirm layout plans.
  5. Visit site twice during construction.

Gold

TIMELINE

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Contract & Deposit

Measurement & Site Analysis

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #1

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #2

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #3

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #4

1 – 2 Weeks

Master Landscape Plan

1 – 2 Weeks

Construction Services

Variable

Silver

TIMELINE

i

Contract & Deposit

Measurement & Site Analysis

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #1

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #2

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #3

1 – 2 Weeks

Master Landscape Plan

1 – 2 Weeks

Construction Services

Variable

Bronze

TIMELINE

i

Contract & Deposit

Measurement & Site Analysis

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #1

1 – 2 Weeks

Design Review #2

1 – 2 Weeks

Master Landscape Plan

1 – 2 Weeks

Construction Services

Variable