Turning Your Vision Into Reality – Obtaining a Free Estimate is as simple as:
1. Determine a budget, you’ll be asked for an estimated budget when you call to make an appointment.
2. Call to set an appointment, once on site our Landscape Designer will listen to your ideas, ask questions and make suggestions. Your Designer will also take some preliminary measurements and photographs for the Estimate. Depending on the complexity of the project you should receive a written proposal for review within a week of the initial appointment. If the design requires conceptual, architectural or construction drawings, it may take a 7 to 14 days before you are presented with your written proposal & drawings. Note: Plan drawings are not part of the Free Estimate and start at $500.
3. Review your proposal and/or plan drawing(s), and talk to your Landscape Designer about any modifications you’d like to make. If there are modifications, a revised proposal will be sent for your final approval.
4. Choose ELEGANT LANDSCAPE INC.!
Landscape design and installation costs are dependent on the materials. We provide our customers with an itemized break down of costs for every project we bid on. Due to high demand, we currently have a $5,000 minimum per landscaping design/installation project.
Getting A Project Start Date – Even simpler!
Initial, sign and date where indicated on the proposal, and return it along with your down payment. Upon receipt, a project start date will be set, and a project finish date estimated. Please note: Although we will do our best to meet our estimated project finish date, a firm date cannot be pre-determined due to unpredictable events such as delays in shipping from manufacturers, weather or other unknown factors.
The Installation Process
Not all steps listed are required for all projects, however, the outline below will give you an idea of how your project will proceed after we’ve received your signed proposal and down payment:
Permits and/or HOA plan approval
Demolition / Site Prep
Material sourcing and ordering starts
Installation of underground elements
Installation of hardscape elements
Application of finishes to hardscape elements
Installation of softscape elements
Walk through and scheduling of final details, if any
Remaining balance due
Upon receipt of the remaining balance due, your Warranty will go into effect.
Maintaining Your Landscape Investment
The full impact of a professionally designed landscape is highly dependent on the quality of its ongoing care after installation. Plants are not static, they, as well as the systems installed to serve or enhance them, deteriorate over time without regular maintenance. For the highest level of enjoyment and sensory impact, your newly installed landscape should be placed in the care of a skilled yard care/maintenance team.