Landscaping

Landscaping

The term landscaping is used when visible features of land are altered, often to make it more attractive or practical.

Areas that can be landscaped include:

  • Gardens

  • Natural landforms, such as terrain shapes and elevation

  • Manmade structures, such as fences, buildings or structures

For successful landscaping, good observation and design skills are necessary. It requires a blend of science and art with a solid knowledge of nature and construction vital.

Reasons to landscape your property

Landscape gardeners can really bring your property and garden to life, whilst providing a number of benefits.

  • First impression counts a lot, whether it’s to try and sell your home or simply welcome guests. Your home’s appearance will always be judged so impressing with the landscape can be a great starter

  • Having a beautiful garden will do a lot to relieving the stresses of the day when you come back from work in the evenings. There’s no place like home and having something you can enjoy and relax in can swing your mood. Even maintaining the new look can be stress relieving

  • The health benefits of landscaping are also something you should snatch up. With trees, shrubs and plants you’ll be able to improve the air quality, improving the healthiness of your body. Even maintaining the garden will have its health benefits with the physical work needed

  • Landscaping also has its environmental benefits and as already mentioned, cleaner air will be produced. It can also have a large part to play in the reduce and conserve argument. For example, well placed trees can limit heat entering a property and therefore reducing the need for air conditioning

  • Updating your grounds will add value to your home, there’s no doubting that. Poorly kept gardens can drag down your home’s value whilst a well maintained landscape will increase value.

With just a small investment into the landscaping of your home, you can benefit from a number of advantages.

Landscaping quotes

Landscape gardening can radically change the look of your home, making it instantly more appealing to you and anyone who visits.

If you’re interested in landscaping your garden, complete our quick form and receive up to four FREE landscaping design quotes from local, vetted and reputable specialists.







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Landscaping companies

Local Landscaping Projects

1 Project: I would like to hire a mini skip from Saturday 11th April to Tuesday 14th April
2 Project: A hedge lowering and waste taken away please.
3 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Other, Work description: The ground needs leveling, its currently a hill, and the ground needs working its ...
4 Project: Whole garden landscape - roughly 10m by 4m Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Garden Type: Back garden Do you have a design: No, but I am open to ideas Work Required: Lawn/Turfing, Tree...
5 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Work description: We've recently started renting a house with a badly maintained garden. It's roug...
6 Project: Levelling poured concrete
7 Project: design shallow wide garden, currently lawned. no patio needed as already in situ Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Detached Garden Type: Back garden Do you have a design...
8 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Detached, Work description: Bamboo removal in our back garden Are you the property owner: Relative of Owner P...
9 Project: Overhaul garden, trees planting etc.
10 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Detached, Work description: Removing a hedge approximately 33m long x 2m high, leveling plot and laying turf....
11 Project: Mini skip garden waste Obviously not until after lockdown.
12 Project: green house 8x14 / base needed
13 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: I need to turf 2 areas of my back garden including topsoil, total area appro...
14 Project: Modernise garden and make it attractive
15 Project: Complete redesign of outdoor space, to low maintenance garden incorporating safe play area. Erection of new garage. Some boundary fencing replaced. Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Pr...
16 Project: Hi I am looking for a gardener to re-turf my back garden and some general maintenance. Are you at this moment in time still able to work and if so are yo available to give a quote. Many thaKS
17 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Detached, Work description: Plant a few Cyprus trees along the property line in the drive. Not an easy job. ...
18 Project: Decking, garden fixed bench, turfing
19 Project: Taking up decking and re- design using existing plants. Move small shed and use create planters with wood. Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Terrace Roughly the size of...
20 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: We have a raised garden, we want to take a section of the raised garden wh...

Reviews of landscaping companies

By - Pauline M.
ELMWOOD TREES
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Very obliging and dependable. Did an excellent job for a reasonable price.
By - Judith F.
ELMWOOD TREES
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Excellent
By Mrs Joan P.
BRADSTONE SW LIMITED
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Information on only one company passed to me so not able to compare companies
By Mrs Caroline B.
Elite Landscapes
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Has not actually done the job yet - I did not want it done until late Sept. Craig was very helpful over the smaller jobs that also needed doing and also volunteered to do a much bigger one at a particularly good rate.
Garden Turf World
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Mark was a real pro and I was rather sorry that the offer from Craig (above) was more advantageous than his.

Landscaping activity in April 2020

Landscaping Projects in the UK in April 2020

March 2020 February / March
South East 1,160 -3% <img src=
Greater London 920 -12% <img src=
North West 500 -9% <img src=
Western Midlands 492 14% <img src=
Scotland 475 10% <img src=
South West 451 5% <img src=
Yorkshire & Humber 410 0% <img src=
East Midlands 383 -14% <img src=
East Of England 310 -21% <img src=
Wales 250 4% <img src=
Northern Ireland 188 6% <img src=
North East 70 17% <img src=
United Kingdom 5,609 -3%

Source: Numbers calculated based on the search volumes in major search engines.

Latest successful landscaping projects in April

By Mrs Debbie S.
Found me a service quickly and competitive.
By Mr Jay J.
Very quickly responded
By Mrs Sandie S.
They were able to put us in touch with relevant companies very quickly
By Ms Katharine D.
It offered me suggestions of different companies that could quote for the job, making it easier to find trusted companies with existing reviews.
By Mrs Jean K.
Emailed a vague description of the job and Harrison's Landscaping, York contacted me the next day. Sam was on my doorstep an hour later to look at the job and give me suggestions for the job and a quote.. Excellent! Work began a couple of days later and I must say the price was reasonable too. This firm offered a 'no hassle' service

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