| design service

we want to make your garden transformation as simple as possible, which is why we have developed a clear four tier structure for our design service. please see our pricing guide for help with costing your garden design


1. informal consultation

up to one hour informal visit to discuss your thoughts and ideas and to see where we can help you. free within 5 miles


2. initial consultation

two to three hour visit (charges apply) to include:

▷a detailed discussion of your requirements

▷sketches of various ideas

▷a full site survey


3. design

an example design pack might include:

▷a scaled colour drawing with an elevation drawing

▷a scaled plan 

▷planting suggestions

▷a pinterest pinboard filled with ideas for you to add to

▷approximate building costs

▷a maximum of two changes to the design

▷a presentation meeting


4. build

we can assist with all or part of the build depending upon the design and required input. services here include:

▷sourcing materials

▷planning schedule of works

▷sourcing tradesmen

▷obtaining quotes

▷overseeing work

▷final planting

▷undertaking commissioned work

5. additional services

we offer the following additional services separate to our four tier system:

▷garden maintenance including a subscription to Shoot Gardening monthly care plan emails

▷detailed planting plan

▷site survey including scaled drawn plan

▷garden consultation only, including notes. minimum one hour

▷one off commissions of planting or construction

▷cost comparisons

▷sourcing of plants/materials/tradesmen

distance design service