Our Residential Work
Renovation of Minnesota's most famous backyard with northwoods-inspired style.
Comprehensive landscape management for a community of 300 single-family homes in Maple Grove MN.
Communication is our specialty. Professionals with degrees in landscape management and horticulture oversee highly trained maintenance crews.
We provide commercial landscape design, landscape architecture, and construction services to demanding commercial property owners and managers.
In addition to spring start-ups and fall winterizations, our commercial irrigation specialists will inspect and audit your system to identify opportunities to reduce costs and conserve water.
Prompt service keeps your property safe, even in the worst storms.
Minneapolis Landscaper, Southview Design, offers comprehensive landscaping warranty on plants, hardscapes, irrigation, paving, and construction.
Our Southview family has fueled our success, built many award-winning projects, inspired industry-leading customer loyalty, and helped us become one of the top 100 largest landscape firms in the United States.
This residential community in Plymouth, MN needed new retaining walls.
Several of walls were failing, and it was becoming a safety issue for the community. The homeowners’ association called on Southview Design to repair/rebuild glacial boulder and modular block walls.
Our commercial design/build teams worked together to execute a plan for completing the project safely and on time. Six crews have rotated through the project. Using a CAT excavator with a clam and two loaders, they carefully took one wall after another apart and rebuilt them. Lifting and placing the boulders with an excavator requires significant skill. Each boulder has a unique shape and must be placed like pieces of a puzzle to remain in place for many years to come. The walls need to be solid because, in some cases, damage to homes was a concern if it was not done right.
There are 12 boulder walls and 8 modular walls. Of the boulder walls, the tallest is 14’ and the shortest is 6’. The modular block walls range from 7’ in height to 2’. The longest wall – a boulder wall – is 300LF and the shortest is 25’. The largest boulders are 72” in diameter.
Southview Design started the project in early March 2020 and is expected to finish in August.
12 boulder walls and 8 modular block walls
Length of longest wall: 300 linear feet
Tallest wall: 14 feet
Largest boulders: 6 feet in diameter
7 months to complete
We've got the flexibility and capacity to handle your year-round commercial landscape management. If you have high standards, let's talk.
Landscape pond design and installation in Bloomington, Minnesota
The name "Utepils" is a Norwegian word that encapsulates "the longing and anticipation for the first beer enjoyed in the sunshine." With a name like that, this local brewery needed a beer garden to live up to its name.
Shopping center landscape maintenance in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul.
In a major curb appeal upgrade a neglected garden became an outdoor extension of the dealer showroom.