The first one is to know well the site. The inventory and analysis of the site influences the environmental conditions. People can also notice about some issues like soil type, topography and regional climate. Then, pay attention to overall existing conditions on the base map while they are having the site inventory. Such power lines, septic tanks, and roof overhangs will come to the decision of the plant location. A surveyor’s plat of the property can be used for the boundaries and the house location. It is better to measure and make a note on the survey of the structures and hardscape for example patios, driveways and sidewalks. When people don’t have the plat, they can hire the surveyor. After that, remember the user, in this case you, your family and your guests.
When the house owners are going to design a residential landscape, it will be the most crucial step that is drawing a plan on paper. Making a master plan is very useful to save both time and money in order to get the successful design, and it is developed by the design process. So, what are the steps of the design? Well, there are ten considerations to pay attention throughout the design process.