The art of landscape design is much more than just updating one aspect of your landscape at a time. It is a total and seamless blending of color, style, and functionality all working in harmony to create a truly unique and inspired outdoor experience. Now is the perfect time to take those ideas you came up with in the winter months, and turn them into a reality.
With the help of today’s landscape professionals, you can create your own stunning outdoor experience. The right professional will bring your landscape to life with creative combinations of flowerbeds, water features, and beautiful stone or concrete patios and walkways running through.
Entertain guests in the evenings, well after the sun goes down with automated and weather resistant outdoor lighting systems, to keep guests safe and having fun well into the night.
Wind down at the end of the day with a refreshing pool, or warm and relaxing spa soak. Today’s pools can be their own piece of paradise, with exciting installations like a waterfall or even underwater LED lights that can change color to suit the mood of the evening. For your dining and entertaining needs, outdoor kitchens or fire pits allow for creative culinary options, and are perfect for taking the bite out of the evening chill, or a lingering appetite. Your professionally designed yard can be the quiet oasis, or a weekend hotspot, your yard is meant to be enjoyed.
The key is to select the right landscape design firm, you want to choose one with a diverse portfolio; and who will be able to handle all aspects of the project from inception to completion. Be sure that you discuss your goals with your designer, and that they understand your expectations, as well as your budget. Clear communication will help make sure the end result meets your expectations. In order to ensure that this happens, your design firm will generate a 3-D model of your proposed renovations, before any changes occur. This approach will allow you to take a virtual tour of your property, and may even spark new ideas, or necessary changes that need to be made.
When selecting a firm, select one with many years of experience in the industry, and an outstanding reputation. In addition to a professional staff, take the time to check their qualifications. The best firms will be a member of the EP Henry Authorized Landscaping Contractor Program. All EP Henry Authorized contractors are pre-screened professionals whose work is regularly monitored for quality assurance. As another benchmark for quality, look to a firm that has Certification by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institution (ICPI). ICPI backed firms have access to a network of information, technology and other tools related to the landscaping industry.
Begin your dream landscaping project, choose the experts at B. DeMichele, Inc. of Media, Pennsylvania. They are both EP Henry authorized, and ICPI certified, and are your full-service  landscaping and design firm. They specialize in all aspects of landscaping including, hardscaping, horticulture, decorative and pool lighting systems, specialty water features, outdoor kitchen, outdoor fireplaces and lawn irrigation. Call, 610 361-7832 to schedule a free project consultation. View their in-depth project portfolio at