Award Winning Landscape Design

Martin Cuthbert Landscapes are award winning landscape designers based in Perth WA.

Our landscape designs complement and enhance your property, bringing your unique vision to life.

We are focused on solving problems and providing solutions, delivering a high level of proactive landscape architectural services to perth home owners. Our dedicated team of landscape designers will take you from concept to completion and as a registered builder, our team also has the capability to construct all aspects of your hard and soft landscapes.

Our landscape architects listen to you, pay attention to detail and think through the practical application from design to completion.

Martin commenced his career working in nurseries. He developed a passion for combining Horticulture with Landscape Design, and with 3 years Nursery experience he moved to working for Landscape Contractors in the Eastern States and Perth, W.A. After 5 years’ working for others on soft and hardscapes, Martin commenced Martin Cuthbert Landscapes in 1985.

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Residential & Commercial Landscape Architecture

With over 40 year’s industry experience, Martin Cuthbert offers extensive landscape design, construction and installation experience to Clients.

At Martin Cuthbert Landscapes we’ve built our reputation on our ability to truly reflect you. We pride ourselves on close communication with our clients to add tranquility and prestige to your property.

We specialise in everything from the design of new gardens, to upgrades and renovations of existing landscapes, working with you to understand your vision and bring it to life.

As leaders in Perth residential landscape design we look forward to bringing your unique vision to life.

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Our Landscape Design Process

From conception to creation, we are dedicated to listening to our clients’ unique visions and translating them into material actualities. And, as a landscaping company licensed as a registered builder, our team has the capability to construct versatile landscapes for both commercial and residential projects.

Our process is designed to maximise convenience to our busy clients in Perth, with scheduling flexibility to suit your lifestyle and create or maintain your landscape to your schedule. We’ve been providing industry-leading standards to our clients for over 30 years, and in that time we’ve built up an advanced understanding about the most efficient, effective steps to a beautiful garden.

With knowledge about the latest techniques and an ability to listen closely to the needs of our clients, you can rest-assured our process will be stress-free and enjoyable from start to finish.

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1. Consultation or Brief

  • Acquire a brief
  • Site Visit & consultation
  • Agreement to go to design
  • Site measurements. Site survey drawings provided by client.

2. Design Concepts

  • Review Client Brief
  • Site investigation; Photos & detailed measurements
  • Concept(s) 1st draft (simple projects)
  • Working Drawings (Complex projects)
  • Agreement on Design
  • Agreement to go to firm Quote

3. Quote Agreement

  • Preliminary Cost estimate
  • Client authorisation of Quote
  • Forecast project timeline

4. Planning & Build Approvals

  • Design documentation
  • Preparation of DA
  • Obtain Certified Building Permit
  • Submission to Council
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5. Landscape Construction & Installation(s)

  • Demolition
  • Site works
  • Construction

6. Hardscaping

  • Installation of paving, retaining, Decking and Fencing and other external structures

7. Softscaping & Horticulture

  • Soil Preparation
  • Planting
  • Mulching
  • Irrigation

8. Handover

  • Handover meeting with Key Personnel
  • Meet on site
  • QA project with Key Personnel
  • Delivery of a Hand-over File with plans, Maintenance recommendations Practical Completion Certificate

9. Maintenance & Repairs

  • Retic R&M
  • Soil Testing
  • Feeding
  • Mulching
  • Weed Control
  • Potting & Planting
  • Repairs to Hardscaping
  • Tree Lopping
  • Water feature R&M
  • Event planting
  • Seasonal planting
  • Pest & Disease Control
  • Rubbish removal

10. Follow-ups

  • 4 weeks post construction or installation
  • At Spring
  • Drive-by check-up
  • Annual anniversary check-ups
  • Supply of a check-up report
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Landscape Industry Association

2004 Residential over $70,000 Winner
2004 Residential – $30,000 to $70,000 Winner
2002 Residential – $35,000 to $70,000 Winner
2002 Residential – Over $70,000 Commendation
1998 Domestic under $15,000 Commendation
1996 National Landscape Awards Rep. W.A.
1996 Landscaper of the Year Winner
1996 Residential over $25,000 Winner
1996 Domestic $12,500 to $25,000 Winner
1996 Water Efficiency Commendation
1995 Residential $15,000 to $30,000 Winner
1995 Residential $7,500 to $15,000 Winner
1994 Commercial under $100,000 Winner
1994 Residential over $15,000 Winner
1993 Landscaper of the year Winner
1993 Multi Unit Housing Winner
1993 Residential over $20,000 Winner
1993 Residential $10,000 to $20,000 Winner
1992 Open Residential Winner

Get in touch

The landscape design process begins with a quote and a consultation. Let us know more about your ideas and requirements. However large or small your project is, the horticultural experts at Martin Cuthbert Landscapes can turn it into a reality. Feel free to call our team on 08 9384 9555 or fill out our online enquiry form.

(08) 9384 9555