Landscape Designer – Ryan Designs, LLC

Ryan Designs can design your outdoor living area including patios, pergolas, outdoor kitchens, decks etc.

Our team can also design stone patios, fireplaces, fire pits, and other custom stone structures.

Another way to beautify your outdoor space is with custom fences! Ryan Designs can help you every step of the way with your landscape design.

Ryan Designs, LLC offers a full range of landscape design services. We can design the outdoor living area of your dreams, from planning to installation. Our team has an extensive portfolio of landscape design that can offer creative direction on a new project or show you various ways we’ve created designs in the past. Whether you are looking to design new landscapes, renovate old landscapes or maintain existing landscapes, we have you covered!

Landscape Designer doing residential and commercial landscape design and planning serving the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area

Landscape designers are skilled professionals who plan and design landscapes for residential and commercial areas. They create these designs with careful consideration of their surroundings, the climate, the natural environment, and the needs of the client. They often use computer-aided design (CAD) software to create renderings of a proposed landscape or garden. A landscape designer often plans a garden and its surroundings in addition to the gardens that are already on site. They use plant types and planting areas for diverse environmental effects, such as shade, sun, wind, and cooling.

Ryan Designs’ landscaping team provides a personalized experience for each and every client. They start with figuring out what the individual wants and accordingly create their perfect landscape. By utilizing landscape designers, the company can provide its customers with the high-quality service they need.

Lawn & Landscape Design Services

Landscape design is the art and science of planning and executing the design of outdoor space. It’s not just about the plants, it’s about the design of the entire space. A good landscape designer will take into account how sunlight falls on your property, what kind of plants thrive in your area, and how your neighbors’ yards affect your view. It is a multidisciplinary profession that includes landscape architecture, civil engineering, horticulture, ecology, botany, and other sciences.

A landscape design service should always be professional and provide quality work. Some of them are also qualified to offer other services such as irrigation installation, fertilization, pest control, and more.


The most important aspect of landscape design is the plan itself. This plan will be a blueprint for how your final garden will appear if you follow it to the letter. The plan should include an overall layout for your garden which includes all the features you want to include such as pathways, ponds, or fountains.

On-Site Consultations

Ryan Designs offers the following services for onsite consultations:

  • Site Analysis
  • Preliminary Design or Conceptual Design
  • Final Design or Detailed Design
  • Construction Documents

Stonework (flagstone, bed borders, patios, retaining walls)

Stone is a natural material that can be used in many ways. It is perfect for the exterior of a building, as a paving material, or even as an interior finishing material. Stone has been used in landscape design for centuries because it is durable and aesthetically pleasing. Today, there are many options available to landscape designers when they want to use stone in their designs. They can choose from different types of stone, including granite, marble, and limestone. Granite is a type of igneous rock that is formed from molten magma deep within the Earth’s crust. Marble is an onyx-like material with a hard, smooth surface. Limestone is a sedimentary rock composed of the remains of marine organisms. They can also choose from various shapes and sizes of stone blocks, or they can opt for pre-cast stone panels that are manufactured specifically for use in landscaping projects.

Fireplaces / Fire Pits

A fireplace or fire pit is a great addition to any home. These features can be used for more than just heating a room and adding ambiance. They can also be used as the focal point of any outdoor living space.

There are many aspects to consider when designing the landscape around a fireplace or fire pit. The landscape design should match the style of the home, complement the other features in the backyard, and consider safety considerations and how they will affect future maintenance.

Outdoor Kitchens

When it comes to outdoor kitchens, there are a variety of things that you need to consider. You need to think about the size and placement of the kitchen. You also need to think about what kind of appliances you want in your outdoor kitchen. It is important for there to be a place for cooking and a place for eating. Outdoor kitchens are also used as extra space for entertaining. Fireplaces are one of the most popular types of outdoor kitchens. They are perfect for people who want to add a touch of romance to their home. Fire pits are another type of outdoor kitchen. These are great for those who want to create an environment that is warm and inviting, but also rustic and natural.

Gates and Walls

Gates can be made from many different materials, including metal and wood. Gates provide a sense of privacy and security, but they also create an element of visual interest in the landscape design. The visual appeal of a gate is often enhanced using ornamental fencing or flower beds surrounding it. Gates are also used for aesthetic purposes in landscape design, such as to frame vistas and scenic views.

Wall options may include fences, hedges, trees, planters, and other landscaping elements that help to create boundaries for your outdoor space. They also provide privacy, help to keep the yard neat, and serve as a good home base for outdoor activities such as gardening.

Water Features, Fountains

Water designs and features in landscape design are very popular. They can be created using ponds, streams, fountains, and other water features. Water features are often used to create a natural atmosphere that is soothing and calming. The use of water in landscape design can also be used to create a look that is over-arching, such as creating a waterway or fountain as part of an entrance. Ponds are also often used for use in landscape design to create a focal point and enhance the natural beauty of the area. When discussing water features in landscape design, there are a few basic types of water features that can be found. Fountains and pools create a focal point in the landscape, while ponds tend to add natural beauty to an area as well as being a habitat for wildlife.

Pergolas, Arbors, Fencing

Pergolas, arbors, and fencing are all ways to create a sense of privacy and intimacy in your backyard. They can also create a focal point or focal points for your backyard design.

A pergola is a roofed structure that may be open on one side or all four sides. It is typically constructed of wood but can also be made of steel or other materials. Arbors are similar to pergolas in that they offer an overhead covering, and they can provide some shade from the sun.

A fence is the most common type of outdoor enclosure, and it provides protection for you and your family in your yard and garden area.

Seasonal Color

Seasonal color is an important part of landscape design. Landscape designers use the right plants and flowers to create a beautiful and colorful environment that will last throughout the year. Many plants, trees, and flowers will flower at various times throughout the year. These flowers are often referred to as flowering plants or “seasonal color” plants because they provide a beautiful display of color that lasts for a few months. There are other plants that have colorful leaves all year round; these leaves are described as evergreen trees and shrubs.

Some plants are seasonal while others are perennials, and they all have their own benefits. Some plants provide more color while others provide more fragrance. Landscape designers can decide which plants to include in their designs based on what they want to achieve and what is appropriate for the location of the property.

Color Pots and Planters

There are many ways that color pots and planters can be used in landscaping design. One of the most common ways is to place them outside of a fireplace or fire pit. These areas often need color and warmth, so it’s perfect for these plants to thrive there. You can also place them on either side of an entrance or entryway as well, adding some color to the area that people see first when they arrive at your home. The pots can be a bright, cheery color or more neutral tones. Colorful planters are perfect for any garden that needs some added brightness and warmth. The use of color pots and planters in the garden can be used to create an array of different designs. There are many ways that these plants can be placed around the landscape. For example, they can serve as focal points in the landscape or as a background element. They also don’t need to fill up every square inch of space, as they are meant to enhance what is already there.

Sprinklers and Irrigation

Landscape designers use sprinklers and irrigation for designing the landscape of a home. The sprinklers are placed in strategic locations to water the plants. The irrigation system is used to water the plants in a specific way and at a specific time of day. Sprinklers come in many different shapes and sizes, but most have three main components: a nozzle head, a manifold base, and a distribution system (usually plastic tubing). The distribution system is what carries the water from the nozzle head to where it needs to go. It can be made of metal or plastic tubing that has holes in it so that water can flow through it easily. Sprinklers need to be installed properly to work effectively. The wrong sprinkler installation can cause water wastage or flooding problems. Irrigation systems require a lot of time and effort to install as well as maintain them. A home landscape designer can improve the quality of life for people by using sprinklers and irrigation. A well-designed landscape can also reduce the amount of water being used. Using sprinklers and irrigation systems is also important in designing a garden that is functional and beautiful on all levels of design.

Soil Amending

Soil amending is a vital component of landscaping. It can be used to improve soil quality and make it more suitable for specific plants.

The soil is amended with organic materials, such as compost, manure, peat moss, and other natural materials. These amendments are used to increase the nutrient levels in the soil which will help the plant grow healthier.

In some cases, soil amendments can also be used to change the pH level of the soil. This is done by adding lime or sulfur to increase or decrease the pH respectively. The pH level of a plant will determine what nutrients are available for it to absorb and use to grow properly.


Mulching is the process of covering the ground around trees and shrubs with organic material such as bark chips, shredded leaves, or compost to help control weeds, promotes nutrient retention, and improve soil moisture and quality. This also helps to protect the roots of plants from extreme temperatures. Mulching can also be done in other areas such as fireplaces and fire pits – this keeps wood dry, making it easier to light and reducing mess when extinguishing fires.


Sodding is the process of spreading a layer of soil over an area to protect the soil from erosion and to provide a surface for plants. It is usually used on sloped surfaces such as hillsides, embankments, and slopes.

The process of sodding involves removing any weeds or plant life that is in the area where you plan to sow the seeds. The ground should be cleared of any rocks or debris that might hinder or damage growth. Then, a layer of compost or manure will be spread on top followed by a layer of straw which will act as a mulch and help retain moisture in the ground. Next, seedlings are planted into individual holes in rows spaced six inches apart and then covered with more compost or manure before being watered.

Sodding in landscape design provides a natural look to the space and creates a sense of privacy from the neighbors. It also provides an excellent ground cover for sloped areas and helps prevent erosion.


The drainage system is a critical component of the design process. It ensures that water flows away from the house to prevent water damage and erosion.

A well-designed drainage system will also help to reduce the amount of runoff water that would otherwise enter storm drains, rivers, and streams. The runoff can contain fertilizers, pesticides, and other pollutants that are harmful to plants and animals in these waterways.

The landscape design should include a plan for how stormwater will be managed onsite. The plan should identify where stormwater will go during wet weather events such as rainstorms or snow melt, and what type of vegetation is needed to filter out pollutants before they reach waterways.

In a designed landscape, a drainage system is needed because there are specific plants that require different types of drainage. For example, a fire pit requires more water to be drained than a tree.

Gravels/River Rock Installation

The installation of gravel/river rocks in your landscape can create a stunning visual effect. It is a great way to make your landscape design more attractive and to provide a natural look. There are many types of gravel, but the most common are river rock and crushed stone.

River rocks are a popular choice for landscaping because they come in all shapes and sizes, which gives you the ability to create a variety of textures. They also have natural colors that can blend well with other materials in your landscape like wood, plants, and other stones. River rocks can be used as a border or edging material too. Crushed stone is another option for landscaping as it is very durable and will not break down over time as some other options might do. Crushed stone is also available in a variety of colors so you can find one that matches your design needs.

Plants, trees, Gardens, and Flower Beds

Landscape designers have been using plants, trees, and gardens in their landscape designs for a long time. These are the most popular elements in landscaping because they provide a lot of benefits to the environment. They can reduce air pollution, help with water runoff, and make our homes more attractive.

There are many different types of plants that can be used in landscaping. Some of them are native to the area while others are not. Native plants have been proven to be better for the environment because they require less maintenance and often have natural features that provide protection against pests or diseases.

Landscape designers also use trees and flowers as part of their designs. Trees provide shade and can be used for privacy screens as well as windbreaks or sound barriers for homes near highways or noisy neighbors. Flowers are often used to soften hard edges on buildings or parking lots, provide color when grass doesn’t grow well, or create a focal point on a design element such as a path leading up to a house door.

Contact Us for Your Landscape Design Needs

If you are looking for professional landscaping services in your area, contact Ryan Designs today at (469)653-7677. We specialize in landscape design, interior design, new construction, and much more.


Let us help you with your dream remodeling,
interior design or new construction project.

1011 Surrey Lane #200
Flower Mound, Texas 75022