Landscape Design & Planning

Our comprehensive planning and design services offer innovative landscaping solutions for residential and commercial clients.

K² Landscapes is proud to offer landscape design and planning services for residential and commercial clients. No project is too large or too small. From initial design to continued support, K² Landscaping enjoys working with homeowners to design beautiful and functional spaces. See examples of K² Landscapes design and planning services below.

Talbott Residence

Reuse+Native = New BackyardThis homeowner had a backyard that had several issues they wanted to be resolved. The issues included lack of privacy, flooding, lack of visual interest and wanted a more usable space. The solution included reusing the existing decorative...

Dillard Residence

Backyard Retreat For All This homeowner had a backyard that needed a new life. The solution included a mix of native plants and a native dry-stacked wall. The new stone wall helped raised an existing planting bed so the plants would be visible from the back...

Delong Residence

Native Landscaping = Curb Appeal This homeowner had a front yard that they wanted to add curb appeal while introducing native plants. Phase 1 included taking the existing rock in the yard can creating a small rock swale to direct water from the downspout. New garden...

Brijin Residence

Bye Bye Lawn, Hello PlantsThe homeowners were tired of their plain backyard and wanted something new. Phase 1 focuses the back patio area. A new stone wall helps redirect water from the patio while serving as seat. Native landscaping surrounds the patio providing...

Anh Residence

Backyard Vs Dogs Equals Zen This homeowner’s dogs had destroyed their backyard turning it into a mud pit when it rains. The solution was a zen garden inspired landscape that provided a balance between homeowner and dog. Through the use of shade tolerant plants and...

Andrea Residence

The Disappearing Table  This small urban backyard didn’t have a place to entertain and had basement flooding issues. The Phase 1 includes a new paver patio  and stormwater solutions. Through the use of drain inlets, a French drain, an infiltration trench and a...

Old Chicago

Wood plus plants equal relaxing eating environmentOld Chicago wanted to make their outdoor eating area more inviting to their customers through colorful planters that would distract the customers from the parking lot. Custom-built wood planters with Old Chicago’s...

Seiter Residence

You never stop learningThe homeowners were tired of staring at the cable and electrical boxes in their yard and wanted to screen them. The design was a combination of evergreens and flowering plants that would screen the boxes while providing color. To keep costs...

McWherter Residence

Time to edge that planting bedThe homeowner had a yard that was filled with overgrown, plants that were to high maintenance for him to keep alive and just wanted to give his yard a makeover. The solution was a new small block wall edging to define the planting beds....

Pam Residence

Creating curb appeal with colorful native plants The homeowner had a yard they were no longer happy with. They felt the front yard lacked color and interest while the backyard had become overgrown with vines and had stormwater issues. The design included native...
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Pam Residence

Creating curb appeal with colorful native plants The homeowner had a yard they were no longer happy with. They felt the front yard lacked color and interest while the backyard had become overgrown with vines and had stormwater issues. The design included native...

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Raker Residence

A haven for the birds and butterfliesThe homeowners had a yard that they were no longer happy with. They felt that their landscape had become over grown, lacked color and contained plants that they didn’t like. The design was to add colorful plants that provided year...

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Carpenter Residence

Extending modern architecture to the surrounding landscape This residential project was a collaboration between Phronesis (design) and K² Landscapes (landscape contractor). The homeowner was building a modern, contemporary house and wanted a landscape that would...

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Franklin Residence

New plants plus rock equal curb appeal After having a tree removed in the front yard, this homeowner wanted to create a new look for the front yard. The solution was removing the old overgrown shrubs against the house and expanding the planting bed area along the...

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Frost Residence

Time to sit The homeowner had just moved in and wanted their backyard to be more reflective of themselves. Phase 1 was the patio area. After leveling and expanding the patio area, they then looked to adding interest and seating to the patio. The solution was raised...

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Swartz Residence

A front yard makeoverThis residential project was a collaboration between Kyle Ward (designer) and K² Landscapes (landscape contractor). The homeowner had a backyard he was no longer happy with. There was overgrown vegetation and a deck that was falling apart. The...

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Fisher Residence

A winding pathway through a woodland gardenThe homeowners wanted a more aesthetically pleasing approach to their front door. The sidewalk to the front door was crumbling and there was a lack of color and interest. The design includes a stepping stone pathway...

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Bouillette Residence

A front yard makeoverThis project was a collaboration between Mark O’Hara (Landscape Architect) and Ksquared Landscapes (Landscape Contractor). The homeowners wanted a yard that would add interest year round that was low maintenance. The design included a new...

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Tory Residence

Lets connect driveway to front doorThe homeowners had a landscape that was overgrown, had a pathway that was crumbling and was lacking interest. They decided that they needed to give their front yard a new look that added color, interest. New retaining walls and a...

Landscape Design & Planning

Our comprehensive planning and design services offer innovative landscaping solutions for residential and commercial clients..

Stormwater Management

Help prevent flooding and decrease local water pollution levels with effective and attractive landscaping techniques.

Pathways & Patios

These areas will help to define your landscape, provide access to your yard, and offer a comfortable place to relax or entertain.

Native Landscaping

Work with the nature- instead of against it- and everyone benefits.

Portfolio

Check out all of our work throughout the metro area.  See anything you recognize?

3D Visualization

Our visualization technique for creating images, diagrams, or animations to complete your design.

Retaining Walls

A well-designed retaining wall will enhance the overall appearance of your landscaping and provide essential soil and rock retention.

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