Why Hire a Professional Landscape Design Company

There are many pitfalls that one must be aware of, and through experience and research the professional has all these already mastered. Would you try to install a new home electrical system if you’ve only ever taken one electrical systems class in high school? Most likely not…and we hope not! Chances are you’d call your local electrician to do the job.

What if your dream backyard entails a saltwater pool, beautiful plants and shrubs, windy walkways, sidewalk lighting, and a huge deck? Would you tackle these projects yourself or hire the experts? If you want the job done right and everything installed and built properly, you would hire a professional landscape design company. And Knowing that you need a watering system in place before the project starts will save money so you don’t have to rip out your newly planted shrubs in order to install an irrigation system later down the road. Since professional landscape companies have years of experience with a wide variety of great customers, they are familiar with certain designs and ideas.

Based on customer’s ideas, the professional knows what works and what does not work. There are some backyard spaces that cannot have certain features built in, based on architecture, slope of your yard, and other elements. They are familiar with certain ideas and landscape designs that work well. Knowing this information can help save you money, time, and effort in the long run.

Maybe you have looked at home magazines to help design your backyard. You probably have so many ideas to implement, but how do you do it? How do you logistically accomplish this task the right way? You hire a professional landscaping team.

Tackling a huge backyard makeover by yourself is not recommended. A lot of planning and designing goes into it, not to mention the tools to implement your ideas.

The climate in your region is a very important factor when designing your landscaping. You want to make sure your landscaper is well versed on the local climate near your home. Designing and building a deck or a patio, we take into account the local climate. This is very important. If it rains or snows quite a bit where your home is located, we want to factor that into the design.

You surely do not want to plant shrubs that will not survive throughout a harsh winter. You also want to consider which types of flowers, shrubs, etc to plant—- perennials, biennials, etc. Do you have a backyard design in mind already, but wondering whether or not you can also have water features installed? Wondering how extensive of a project this is and if you can afford it?

Do you want to install beautiful landscape lighting but have no electrical experience or the tools to do the job right (and safely)? Most importantly, following all safety precautions to install the lighting professionally and the right way. This will surely give you peace of mind. Safety is one of all professionals’ top priorities.

The last thing you want is to complete your landscaping job only to find out the homeowner’s association or the county required a working permit(s). Now you will most likely be faced with fines, fees, and the permit fees.

When you hire a professional landscape design company, you aren’t just getting a landscape company, you are hiring a team of consultants that can help you design and implement your own personal backyard sanctuary.

With the combination of services offered by most landscape design companies, the professionals will help you in your new backyard oasis. It’s about more than specific services though. It’s about designing an outdoor lifestyle for you and your family.


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We have been aware of, and practicing, xeriscape concepts from the start. 

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  • Autumn Gold Landscapes have been proudly serving Denver area for decades. We’re doing best to keep the reputation of a solid and serious contractor who stands behind its work. Here are some of our recent reviews from Google.

  • “Great job, very responsive to our needs. Hardscape and landscape all with one contractor. Not the cheapest guys out there but quality workmanship”

    - Rich

  • "Thank you for a fantastic job done on our landscape!"

    - R.C. & E.C. - Arvada

  • "We have received so many wonderful compliments regarding the work you planned - and carried out"

    - SG & KF - Lakewood

  • "We really appreciate the quality work your crew performed on the landscaping around our home. They all seemed to have the desire to do an excellent job."

    - B.S. & C.M. - Littleton

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