ONSITE LANDSCAPE CONSULTATION - UP TO 2 HOURS - CONSULTATION FEE REFUNDABLE OFF LANDSCAPE WORKS **Conditions apply

from $330

Brisbane Landscape Consulting | Sunshine Coast Landscape Consulting

Brisbane landscape consulting , servicing Brisbane North to the Sunshine Coast.

Landscapers Instant Greenscene, a local family owned business, take your investment in landscaping seriously. Your consultations will be carried out by a QBCC licenced, fully qualified structural landscaper and irrigation plumber with over 23 years landscaping experience.

Onsite Landscape Consulting and Landscape Quotes 

We are industry experts in every aspect of landscaping. Due to the complex nature of landscape design, it takes time, knowledge and careful planning before we can make the earth move…

As a result of our detailed onsite consultation and offsite time compiling pricing, photo files and project information averaging 6-8 hours, we therefore are unable to offer a free quotation service. We do, however, offer a range of consultation options to suit your landscape requirements, with our consultation fee deducted from the cost of landscape works. We are more than happy to discuss your landscaping requirements by phone prior to the consultation.

Landscape Consulting – Landscape Design and Ideas – Landscape Quotes

Landscape consultations are about guiding you with design ideas, product selections and landscape solutions unique to your requirements. Our process is designed to result in sustainable, low maintenance landscapes that will suit your families lifestyle and add value to your property.

Standard landscape consultation allow 2 hours onsite to understand your requirements and aspirations. We evaluate your site, highlight any areas of concern, discuss design and material selection, detail durability and expected service life of product selections.

At Instant Greenscene, we customise our Landscape solutions to your requirements and can advise on most facets of landscaping. These may include structural landscape elements like retaining walls, decks and paving. We also offer a full selection of soft landscapes like garden design and turf | lawn selections. We also cater for the all important sub surface side of your landscape like landscape drainage, automated irrigation and landscape lighting.

To discuss our consultation options please fill out our enquiry form by clicking ‘ CONTACT US ‘ below and we will be in contact with you. Alternatively you can contact us on 0408 770 646.

Landscaping Consultation Fees

 

1)  Landscape consultation – Standard 2 hours (excludes small acreage properties… see option 3)

General Landscape Consultation 2 hours – $330 inc.GST Mon-FRI, $385 inc. GST Saturdays

This landscape consultation is our most common and is suitable for general residential landscape enquiries. It is suitable to discuss multiple elements and allows 2 hours onsite (additional time may be required for more complex or larger projects). In most cases, we will provide a pricing indication during the onsite consultation. This allows discussions around variations / budget to be undertaken if required.

Once you are satisfied with discussed scope of works and price indications, we will proceed to a formal quotation. This will be in the form of a written quote outlining proposed works with a single total price for the complete project, fully inclusive of all materials, labour, equipment and waste charges. To assist you in visualizing the proposed works we also include sample images of any relevant products, materials or similar projects as well as relevant product information and specification sheets. Additional time is available at $110 p/h but may need to be rescheduled due to onsite commitments.

2) Landscaping Consultation – Single Items

Single Item Consultation – $195 inc. GST Mon-FRI only (Excludes drainage and irrigation requirements – minimum 2 hour standard consultation required.)

This consultation is suitable for single item landscape enquiries and allows 45mins onsite. Single items include individual landscaping elements only, such as retaining walls, paving areas or decking. In most cases, we will provide a pricing indication during the onsite consultation. This allows discussions around variations / budget to be undertaken if required.

Once you are satisfied with discussed scope of works and price indications, we will proceed to a formal quotation. This will be in the form of a written quote outlining proposed works with a single total price for the complete project, fully inclusive of all materials, labour, equipment and waste charges. To assist you in visualizing the proposed works we also include sample images of any relevant products, materials or similar projects as well as relevant product information and specification sheets. Additional time is available at $110 p/h but may need to be rescheduled due to onsite commitments.

3) Landscape consultation – Extended – up to 3 hours

Extended Landscape Consultation 3 hours – $440 inc. GST Mon-FRI, $495 inc. GST Saturday

This consultation is suitable for small acreage properties or properties requiring multiple landscape elements and allows up to 3 hours onsite . In most cases, we will provide a pricing indication during the onsite consultation. This allows discussions around variations / budget to be undertaken if required.

Once you are satisfied with discussed scope of works and price indications, we will proceed to a formal quotation. This will be in the form of a written quote outlining proposed works with a single total price for the complete project, fully inclusive of all materials, labour, equipment and waste charges. To assist you in visualizing the proposed works we also include sample images of any relevant products, materials or similar projects as well as relevant product information and specification sheets. Additional time is available at $110 p/h but may need to be rescheduled due to onsite commitments.

Payment options- Cash, debit cards, Visa, Mastercard **fees apply to credit transactions

Optional Landscape Concept Plan

In addition to our standard site consultations outlined above, optional landscape concept plans are also available.  These drawn concept plans are charged at $110 p/h and may further assist you visualizing our proposed works. A fixed price for these can be quoted during our onsite consultation.

Landscape Consultations | Landscape Quoting – Consultation inclusions

Our landscape consultations are carried out by QBCC licensed, fully qualified structural landscaper and irrigation plumber with more than 20 years experience. Our process is designed to be thorough and allows sufficient time to cover most general landscape enquiries. However, extended landscape consultation options are available where you have multiple elements that may require a more complex consultation. Alternatively you can add additional time to our standard landscape consultation. Additional time is charged at $110 per hour but may need to be scheduled at a later date and time due to onsite commitments.

Once you are satisfied with both the proposed design and estimate pricing indications, we can proceed to formal pricing. At this stage a written quote outlining the proposed works with a single total price for the complete project, fully inclusive of all materials, labour equipment, waste charges and associated costs. To assist you in visualizing the proposed works, where possible, we will also include sample images of any relevant products, materials or similar projects as well as relevant product information and specification sheets.. For soft landscapes we will include images of plant species, and technical data sheets for selected turf species so you can best understand our selection recommendations.

Our in depth site consultations allows you to make informed decisions regarding your landscape investment while product images and work samples both demonstrate our workmanship and will assist you in visualizing our landscape proposal.

Areas where landscape consulting may be able to assist.
  • Landscape design, ideas, material selections and layout
  • Paving– product selection, sub surface requirements including drainage
  • Retaining walls– retaining wall construction, durable material selections and drainage requirements
  • Landscape drainage– surface and sub surface drainage, including retaining wall drainage
  • Garden design– plant selection- low maintenance, colour foliage, feature planting and privacy screening
  • Landscape materials- material selections, product durability
  • Irrigation and sprinkler systems– automated lawn and garden sprinkler systems utilizing both mains and tank water supply
  • Privacy screens, fences, gates and structures– design, material section and durability
  • Landscape lighting– automated garden lighting, highlighting focal points, entrances, paths and features
  • Decking– low level decking for pool surrounds, alfresco areas and landscape features
  • Structure position- positioning of structures including houses, driveways, sheds and swimming pools. We will consider how this may potentially effect things like access, drainage and site works
  • Landscape how to’s- information on the process undertaken to complete particular landscape works