A consultation is typically used for proper plant maintenance, drainage issues, overall conceptual ideas and visions. The consultation often leads to a written proposal for landscape drawings and details.
Siting Homes and Driveway Layout
This service is the first step a client and his/her architect or builder may request for a design opinion for new construction. Standard concerns are the following: proper drainage, slopes, garden layout, hardscapes, and sun directions.
Master Planning includes site analysis of existing conditions, scaled base information, preliminary master landscape layout plans, revisions, client meetings, detailed plant list, maintenance schedule, construction details, and landscape lighting plan.
Construction Project Management
Management of a project includes the following steps of construction and installation:
- Written Construction Specifications
- Contractor bid package dispersion
- Plans submitted to Neighborhood or Architectural Review Boards
- Contractor bid collection and review
- Written Summary of Bids mailed to client
- Organizing/scheduling of contractors
- Installation inspections during construction
- Review of contractor payment requests
- Final inspection/punch list prior to any contractor receiving final payment
Garden Club Lectures
Graham Kimak will provide lectures for garden club meetings. He will come to your scheduled meeting place and can tailor a lecture to your club’s interests. A typical lecture consists of a power point presentation of plant material, garden structures and landscape designs, as well as plenty of time for a question and answer session. Call the Graham Kimak Landscape Designs, LLC office at 864-631-1730 to schedule a lecture for your garden club.
Once your beautiful outdoor living space is installed, Graham Kimak Landscape Designs, LLC also provides their clients with various options for site accessories. We can offer proposals that include pictures and recommendations on the following: outdoor patio or pool furniture, cook station needs, fountains, planting urns, light fixtures, light posts, window boxes and other amenities. Just ask!
“Relaxing, fresh, classical, elegant, simple… these are just a few of many characteristics that Graham Kimak Landscape Designs strives to achieve in our landscape and garden designs. With every client having different needs, likes and desires, it is our job to listen and then translate those wishes from words… to paper… to reality. Our process begins with a preliminary plan, then revisions, and finally a completed landscape plan. The final product includes construction details, a thorough plant list, and a maintenance schedule. By using some of the best contractors in the upstate, we are able to complete your project by managing all aspects of the installation process. Along with the client, Graham Kimak Landscape Designs wants to combine our ideas and visions to create a detailed, aesthetically pleasing and functional landscape for you, your family and friends to enjoy for many years to come.”