Landscape Design & Architecture
Our talented team of Landscape Architects and Landscape Designers draw on their years of experience to work with you to refine your vision for the project through each stage of the design to ensure you are comfortable with the overall design and budget.
Services we offer our clients:
The crew was extremely detailed, paying close attention to all the build details, and were very professional.
Matt & Karen, Cambridge, Ontario
Our team of craftsman take the plans created by our design team and construct your dream space. With an in-house staff of Masons, Carpenters and Horticultural Specialists, along with experienced Project Managers - Monarch Fine Landscapes & Interiors has the depth of knowledge required to construct any landscape project.
Through many years in business Monarch has also established a network of reputable subcontractors including certified electricians, plumbers and pool installers which allows us to assemble the perfect team for your project.
Following the initial contact, we provide you with a questionnaire which allows the project to be scoped in the following way:
- Identify activities to be conducted: social gathering, children’s play, cooking, etc.
- Property attributes both negative and positive, likes and dislikes
- Phasing and budget parameters
Meeting with a Landscape Architect from our office
This is your opportunity to convey your aspirations and present images you may have collected, remember the designer works on your behalf - this is your project!
Based on the preliminary budget, a Construction Contract Deposit Agreement is prepared for execution by the Client establishing dollar allowances for major components of the project
Investigation of opportunities and constraints associated with the properties e.g. soils, grading and drainage, topographic attributes
Review of zoning by-law and permit requirements of the local area Municipality
Prepare preliminary sketches and budgets for review with the Client
Preparation of the Construction Contract
Preparation of the Masterplan illustrating spatial arrangement of elements and general planting scheme
Finalize approaches to grading and drainage design
Elevation views of structures and out-buildings
Meeting to confirm final material choices and design sign-off
Submit permit drawings to Municipality
Final co-ordination of sub-trades and placement of material orders
Site meeting to introduce construction team to Client
Weekly meetings to discuss possible changes, progress and timelines
Congratulations, we hope you enjoy your perfect space for many years to come!