Landscape Design in the US: Market Research Report

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Landscape Design Market Research Report | NAICS 54132 | Sep 2015

Solid ground: The construction market will recover, renewing demand for landscape services

The Landscape Design market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

After facing significant losses during the recession, the Landscape Design industry is finally growing again. As the economy has improved and construction activity has rebounded, demand for industry services has increased, fueling revenue growth since 2012. Because landscape services are discretionary, industry revenue will continue to grow over the next five years alongside improvements in consumer disposable income. Additionally, the industry will benefit from renewed government investment, as infrastructure projects often involve landscape development... purchase to read more

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Landscape design for residential building

The industry's principal service is landscape design. Specifically, landscape design for residential buildings, like houses and neighborhood developments, accounts for 33.9% of industry revenue. This percentage is higher for smaller architecture companies, which tend to do more services for homeowners and individuals. Industry operators manipulate "hardscapes," which include the elements added to a natural landscape, such as paving stones, gravel, walkways, irrigation systems, roads, retaining walls, sculpture, street amenities, fountains and other mechanical features. They also work with "softscapes," which refer to the natural elements available in landscape design, such as plant materials and soil... purchase to read more


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What is the Landscape Design Industry?

Operators in this industry plan and design the development of land areas for projects by applying their knowledge of land characteristics, locations of buildings and structures and use of terrain. Operators work on recreational areas, airports, highways, schools and land subdivisions in commercial, industrial and residential areas. This industry does not include landscape care and maintenance services, such as installing and caring for trees, lawns or gardens.

Industry Products
Landscape design for residential buildingOther servicesLandscape design for recreational projectsUrban planning servicesLandscape design for nonresidential building
Industry Activities
Land and urban planningSite design (hardscape and softscape)Natural resource managementPark and recreation planningEnvironmental conservationHistorical preservationProviding technical advice on landscape issues (storm water management and native plants)

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