Exterior design

Exterior designer, belongs to the broader career category of landscape architects.

KS GROUP offers land planning / design for projects such as parks and other recreational facilities. As well as airports, highways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential areas.

What landscape architects do:

• Analyze data on conditions such as site location, drainage or structure location for environmental reports or planting plans.
• Talk to clients, engineering staff or architects about landscape projects.
• Create a landscape that will reduce water consumption, such as the inclusion of drought-tolerant grasses or local plants.
• Landscaping work to ensure compliance with specifications, evaluate materials or select quality of work.
• Integrate existing land features or landscape design.
• Prepare graphic representations or drawings of proposed plans or designs.
• Prepare area plans, specifications or expenditures for land development.
• Collaborate with architects or related professionals on the design of the entire building to maximize the aesthetic characteristics of structures or surrounding land and improve energy efficiency.
• Collaborate with appraisers to create project value, develop project plans, or coordinate bids from landscape contractors.
• Develop marketing materials to create new job opportunities for proposals or presentations.
• Identify and select appropriate sustainable materials for use in landscape design, such as recycled wood or recycled concrete boards for structural elements or recycled tires for playground beds.
• Provide further consulting to clients to ensure that landscape design matures or develops as planned.