Landscape Construction

Life Landscapes is one of the largest corporate landscaping companies in Southern Africa. We assist corporate clients with design, construction, installation and onsite project management of both hardscaping and landscaping. We manage all aspects of landscaping, including lead times, heavy machinery operation, planting, budgets, adherence to deadlines and health and safety compliance.

On every project, we are committed to providing service excellence and work through all weather conditions to ensure that the job is done on time and done well. We have worked on many wonderful landscaping projects, including the following:

  • Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital
  • Alexander Forbes Sandton
  • The Keyes Art Mile Rosebank
  • Menlyn Maine Pretoria
  • Freedom Park Pretoria
  • Botswana Learning Hub
  • Baywest Mall in Port Elizabeth
  • Alice Lane
  • Women’s Living Heritage Monument
  • Menlyn Learning Hub
  • Rosebank Towers

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Life Landscapes offers turnkey landscaping solutions, including land preparation, landscaping construction, planting, irrigation and the installation of innovative concepts such as greenwalls, green rooftops, indigenous gardens and water-wise gardens. In terms of landscaping style, we offer the following:

Stylistic gardens

  • Veld gardens (prairie gardens)
  • Desert gardens
  • Mediterranean gardens
  • English cottage gardens
  • Rose gardens
  • Modern gardens
  • Tropical coastal gardens
  • Japanese zen gardens

Useful Gardens

  • Vegetable gardens
  • Healing gardens
  • Medicinal gardens
  • Water-wise gardens
  • Aromatherapy gardens
  • Frost-resistant gardens

Environmental gardens

“I like the gardens with good bones and affirmed underlying structure… well-marked paths, well-built walls, well-defined changes in level.”  – Russel Page

Our installation department understands the importance of a Green Star rating and will comply with landscaping and waste removal procedures to ensure that you achieve your target eco-rating. We can also provide police clearance certificates for area managers, supervisors and landscape technicians and certificates for compliance with health and safety regulations.

Life Landscaping owns a fleet of large fleet of trucks, shredders, TLBs and various other heavy machinery and we are also adept at working with cranes and crane trucks to move around multi-storey buildings. We are skilled and well-equipped to take on any project and carry it out in compliance with prevailing laws and regulations. In addition to landscaping, we also provide the following related services:

  • Hardscaping, such as paving
  • Long lead items
  • Designated smoking areas and smoking shelters in gardens
  • Grass block parking lots
  • Large-scale irrigation systems
  • Water feature installations
  • Transplanting of large trees
  • Masonry work
  • Composting systems
  • Worm farms
  • Recycling yards

Health and safety procedures are imperative on construction sites. Life Landscapes has a proactive working relationship with our chosen health and safety practitioners, to ensure that our landscape technicians comply with project safety regulations.