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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Local Landscaping Projects

1 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: Laying of new sod for a 5m x 5m lawn.
2 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Detached, Work description: New patio retaining walls new grass some extra paving
3 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: Cleaning weed Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Garden Ty...
4 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Work description: Our garden is tiny and needs the space maximized so our little one can run aroun...
5 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Other, Work description: Fencing off back garden with sandy lap fencing . Some paving immediately more to f...
6 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: I have a area in my garden which is not levelled Are you the property owne...
7 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Work description: Garden re-designing. Work to complete it.
8 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: Cutting down too much climbing trees
9 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Work description: rear garden completely landscaped. Are you the property owner: Owner of the pr...
10 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Detached, Work description: Initial tree surgery of half a dozen young English lime trees, followed by sort...
11 Project: Dig up and fully pave garden
12 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: Turf to the small front garden and replace some slabs a sleeper raised bed...
13 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Work description: We have a 20mx8m (length x width) garden. We would like to make a concrete path...
14 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: Tress removed Decking or tiles outside Fence all around Some ideas?
15 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: I need a 2m square digging from my lawn new soil and turf putting down. S...
16 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Detached, Work description: Larger patio area possible landscaping depending on cost
17 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Other, Work description: Link Semi, carport seperating two seni detached buildings. Rear garden, ? Maintsin...
18 Project: Front garden approx. 30 sq.m., sloping so needs levelling and then turfing. Also plant flower bed at end nearest house. Work Required: Planting, Lawn/Turfing Current State of garden: The garden is cle...
19 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Work description: Garden levelling and retaining wall plus slabs repaid to make steps
20 Project: Customer visited the mygardeningprices.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Work description: New fencing, slabs, new shed, new patio area.

Reviews of landscaping companies

By Mr Timothy and Doreen M.
ACE DRIVES & PATIOS
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-on
Very good call round.
By Mrs Margaret S.
S & J GARDENING
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-on
Good work, just what I asked for and it as quick.
By Mrs Lien C.
BRAXTED TREE SERVICES AND LANDSCAPING
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-off
£500 Far too expensive! Needed returfing a lawn size of a mini roundabout. In end I did it myself it took 15 rolls of turf cost £60.
By Mr TrevorJ W.
BRADSTONE SW LIMITED
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-on
Professional and helpful. Work carried out efficiently and to a high standard. Alex had to carry everything across a busy road, down a passage and up a flight of stairs I would recommend to anyone interested in carrying out work to their garden.
By Mr Chris T.
STONECROSS PAVING LTD
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-off
Very quick, but price quoted was out of our budget range unfortunately. Didn't follow up with email quote promised, so verbal only.

Landscaping activity in December 2018

Landscaping Projects in the UK in December 2018

November 2018 October / November
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 December

By Mr TrevorJ W.
putting me in touch with contractor speedily.
By Mr Chris T.
Got quotes from firms I would have had to search for. Thank you.
By Mrs Margaret W.
They obviously looked at where we lived and found someone reasonably local to look at the work we were considering having done in the garden. The owner of North East Landscapes telephoned us to arrange a time to call, which was very convenient.
By Mr Mike G.
To help me find a contractor
By Mr Glenn H.
You have made it easy to find a good garden service

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