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1st Meeting and Consultation (Free of Charge)

Rutgers Landscape Design will conduct a site analysis to evaluate and assess the potential scope of work.
Note: smaller jobs that have limited hardscaping such as small walkways and patios (no walls) are generally not charged a design fee.

Planting and Hardscaping Landscape Plans

These are designs combining specific planting and hardscaping elements. You will receive a detailed plan that will include all major structures, outdoor spaces and their construction specifications. This plan will include specific names of all plants, quantities, and sizes in the design, as well as the cost for installation of the plan. Additionally, all hardscape construction materials and the quantities necessary for building will be provided along with the cost for installation. You will be provided a site plan and one of the following:  a colored rendering, a 2D image or 3D imaging with a virtual walk-through movie.

The total for the above mentioned design work ranges from $300 to $900.

Master Plans
Conceptual Landscape Design Plan

Rutgers Landscape Design will provide a conceptual landscape plan (to scale). This plan will show all major structures and outdoor use areas discussed within the scope of work and will provide a general idea of the landscape’s outdoor space. Example: Swimming Pool, Shade Tree, Low Evergreen Massing Plants, etc. This plan does not include specific names of plants or hardscape construction materials. You will be provided a colored site plan.

The total for the above mentioned design work ranges from $400 to $600.

Complete Landscape Design and Construction Plans

Based upon an approved Conceptual Landscape Plan, Rutgers Landscape Design will provide a Complete Landscape Design and Construction Plan. This plan will be a detailed version of the approved Conceptual Plan and will include all major structures and specific outdoor use spaces and their construction specifics. This plan will include names, quantities and sizes of all plants in the design, as well as the cost for installation of the plan. Additionally, all hardscape construction materials and the quantities necessary for building will be provided along with the cost for installation.  You will be provided a site plan and one of the following: a colored rendering or 3D imaging with a virtual walk-through movie.

The total for the above mentioned design work ranges from $900 to $1200.