When landscaping fits perfectly in an exterior design scheme, the final product is a true artistic expression of color, style and beauty all perfectly blended together. Today’s professional landscapers can masterfully combine organic and inorganic elements to sculpt a stunning outdoor experience. Flowerbeds, water features, patios and walkways can all complement one another if the right designer builds your landscape. Entertain guests late into the night with proper outdoor lighting. New trends like outdoor fireplaces and outdoor kitchens will make entertaining at home fun. Play with your kids in the pool or wind down in a hot spa.
Breathe in the fresh morning air under a gazebo while enjoying your coffee. The simple pleasures in life can be enhanced with the right outdoor features.
You will want a design firm that can handle everything from start to finish and understands what you are looking to achieve. No matter if your project is from scratch or a remodeling project, the key is to begin with a clear understanding of your wants and needs for the project supported by the landscaper’s insights and skills.
The process begins with an on-site meeting, this meeting will evaluate design objectives, property conditions and budget. You will also be able to ask questions and view their portfolio of past work, which may lead to new ideas. The landscape professional will then will outline their strategies for working your ideas into the existing landscape. Next they will create a detailed design proposal to ensure accurate pricing and quick installation. Finally, thanks to 3-D rendering technology, you can take a digital walk through of the finished product before it begins.
When selecting a premier landscaper, their credentials should include a quality portfolio, years of experience, third party certifications and a professional staff. The best firms are backed by the EP Henry Authorized Landscaping Contractor Program. All EP Henry Authorized contractors are pre-screened professionals whose work is regularly monitored for quality assurance. Certification by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institution (ICPI ) is also important. ICPI backed firms have access to a network of information, technology and other tools related to the landscaping industry.
For your landscape design project, turn to DeMichele, Inc. of Media, Pennsylvania. With over 20 years in the industry and a reputation of quality craftsmanship, DeMichele features both ICPI Certification and membership in the EP Henry Authorized Landscaping Contractor Program. They specialize in all aspects of landscape design, 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 portfolio of projects online at DeMicheleInc.com.