Tips for hiring the right landscape design team

Dubai, UAE, 2020-Feb-19 — /EPR Network/ — Installing a landscape is not something that can be done within a blink of an eye. It requires an investment of your time, money and emotion. Landscaping can be that complex such that it only requires the services of an expert. Moreover, careful attention is required when choosing the right landscape contractor.

Choosing the right landscape design team will ensure that you are satisfied with the final product.

Therefore, here are a few tips that will help you in the process of hiring the right landscape contractor.

Decide on what you want in your landscape design

Primarily, you should have in mind what your landscaping goals are. There are so many options for landscape designs that one can choose from. Maybe you may want to have a large garden where you can grow fruits and vegetables. Or you may want to have a garden for relaxation purposes.

Therefore, you should find a designer who has the skills to install that landscape design that you have in mind.

Make a list of landscaping design companies

Once you have an idea of your landscape design, you should compile a list of landscaping design companies located within you. You can inquire from your neighbors and friends to get a trustworthy referral.

After that, you can decide on which company suits your needs.

Make a budget

Determining your budget will make it easier for the landscape company to negotiate with you the cost. It’s however not an easy process, because at times a company’s budget may be too higher as compared to yours. But be willing to negotiate with them, the potential may provide you with better designs that may suit your needs.

Hire a specialist

When hiring a landscape design team. You should only hire those who are passionate about their work.

Track records and references

Check on the company’s success history, if there are any complaints, ratings, and reviews. This will help you in deciding whether to hire them or not.


Landscaping is prone to costly mistakes. Therefore, ensure to check if the landscaping company has liability insurance to protect you against any damage.

Written contract

Before permitting the landscaping company to start a contract with you, ensure you sign a written contract with the company. Make sure you read it carefully.


You should ensure that the design teams have a warranty. In case of any product failure, it will be covered by the company.


Check to ensure that the company hired, resonate with your landscaping budget.


Choose a team that you can trust. You must ensure that the team working for you is friendly, respectful and honest. Should any problem or issue occur, the matter will be negotiated fairly and the solution provided.

Affiliation and certification

Research on what classes the landscaping company has undertaken. Does it belong to any association?

It is important to know if your potential landscape design company is a member of Associated Landscape Contractors in UAE. This association provides classes to educate their members on new technology, techniques, and standards in landscaping.

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