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How to Find a Landscaper That’s Right for You in San Diego

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How to Find a Landscaper That’s Right for You in San Diego

By Ryan Standifird

A touch of Paris, a glimmer of Venice, or even a hint of King’s Landing – all of these and more can be found within the confines of your own San Diego property. This is the true beauty that a landscaper can bring to your home; the ambiance of cultures near and far that sets your heart aflutter just before pulling into your own garage. Here’s how to find a landscaper that’s right for you in San Diego.


Step One: Make a plan.

Your home represents who you are. It’s where you sleep, where you eat, and where you raise your family. Investing in the landscape around your home can both increase property value and decrease stress after a long day at work. The best way to get both of these to work together is to start by envisioning your dream vacation, then try layering it into your yard, your patio, your terrace, or even your driveway. Decide what cultural spices you want to bring to the table; whether you want that pool with the waterfall or if you would prefer a colorful garden of foreign flowers.

Step Two: Do your research.

Once you know what you want for your property, look up landscapers that specialize in those specific fields. Most reputable landscapers in San Diego have websites with galleries of their finest work. Some have been featured in magazine articles showcasing their landscaping skills, as well as intimate interviews of the landscapers so you can get a real sense of the person behind the art. Between the websites and the articles, you should be able to find a landscaper that feels right to you. You may even get some fresh ideas while checking out their previous work!

Step Three: Set up an appointment.

Make an appointment with your desired landscaper. It’s important to meet the landscaper in person and let them see the canvas with which they have to work with. A good landscaper will often be like a springboard with which you can bounce ideas off of and will usually provide insight. Make sure to specify between your wants and your needs, and be specific about your price range. There’s nothing wrong with scheduling multiple appointments to get those details just right. Finally, get a comprehensive rendering of your desired property changes so you can see what the final result will look like before they begin construction.

Transforming the landscape in your home will take time, money, and effort, but (when done right) the rewards are worth far more than the risks. Just follow this guide, and you are sure to find a landscaper that’s right for you in San Diego. For an easy start, click here to check out a landscaper Jason Jarvis of Terra Bella Landscape Development featured in our June issue.

Jason Jarvis, Terra Bella Landscape Development

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