# of children
# of adults
# of pets
Type of pets
What do you like most about your garden?
What do you like the least?
What is the single most important consideration and why?
If yes, where?
Soil type Black Brown Sandy Clay Don't know
When do you most use your garden (evenings, weekends, Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter)?
If yes, what is the worst time of year for you?
Pest issues? If yes, explain:
Desired completion date
What type of activities do you do / want to do in your garden?
# of people for alfresco dining?
What elements would you like to incorporate?
If yes or some, which parts?
How will the garden be maintained? By homeowner By gardening company
Acceptable # of hours per week
Plants that you would rather not see
What flower colours are you fond of?
Most people don't want or think about this, but your budget will determine wheter your garden project can be installed all at once or over time. It will also determine whether or not you can hire a professional contractor or install/maintain the garden. The selection of hardscape materials (stone, slate, brick,etc.) and the sizes of plant material specified on the landscape plan will also be determined by this information.
How much are you willing to spend? Less than $5,000 $5,000 - $10,000 $10,000 - $20,000 $20,000 - $50,000 $50,000 +