I have seen over the years where people don’t think out where they put things, like garages, sheds concrete paths and other finished surfaces.
We find that we have to start all over again so you have proper levels and that all features or service constructions are in their proper place
Another aspect that we come across is electrical switches and the power circuits out in the garden.
In new builds or home extensions we mostly find no provision left for outdoor lighting, this is due an inadequate thinking process, or oversight. It will save time and money to get this right.
So getting your garden designer on board early has its benefits in getting your home of to the right start it deserves
We try to balance how hard surfaces and soft landscaping look within the garden. Soft landscaping like small raised beds can soften a patio area, and provide a nice feature.
Solution based thinking
The best way forward is to bring in the garden designer as early as possible, so as the new extension is properly designed to be both functional and aesthetic and possible avoid any oversite regarding the build and finish. This is a list of things below that we consider when designing a garden.