CONSULTATION & DESIGN
Get the help you need from creative and engaging professionals, Carolyn Brown and her team of landscape designers.
They will bring sage advice and technical expertise to effectively problem solve and design your ideal outdoor living space - just how you dreamed it would be.
Enhance your property and create a relaxed setting where you can clear your mind, bring family together and enjoy entertaining all year round. The Chinook Gardener's designers will share illuminating and sound ideas to address function, and hardy plant choices to work harmoniously within your yard.
Beautiful solutions are well within reach with guidance from Carolyn Brown, owner of The Chinook Gardener (TCG) Inc.
Carolyn earned a Landscape Design Diploma from Olds College, serving as a student rep. on the Board of Governors, OC Foundation, and Co-President of the Horticulture Club '88-'89. She holds a LGAP Journeyman ticket, and was a practicing Certified Arborist and Licensed Pesticide Applicator earlier in her career. She has related accreditations and stays abreast of new and emerging trends in horticulture and outdoor living.
Carolyn's impressive career includes working with The City of Calgary Urban Forestry, The Calgary Zoo as Assistant Horticulturist, and Landscape Coordinator for the Discovery Ridge Homeowners Association. She has been operating The Chinook Gardener for over 20 years while raising her family and attending Westside Kings Church. She enjoys travel, lake vacations, motorcycling, the Arts, and philanthropic fundraising events supporting her various local charities, Next Step Ministries and Calgary Homeless Foundation.
She and her design team are happy to share a wealth of knowledge and experience with homeowners and professionals alike. Specializing in hourly consultations, full designs and simple scaled sketches to get ideas across quickly so you can make the decision to DIY or have Team Chinook do the heavy lifting!
Design Consultants Michelle and Katherine:
One-hour site consultation within city limits $160 + GST
Scaled sketch design rate: $95/hr
Front, back and whole yard designs will be quoted by our design consultants
Carolyn: One-hour site consultation within city limits $195 + GST
Scaled sketch design rate is $105/hr
Contactless Site Visits
One hour site visits are outdoors and maintain a physical distance of 2 meters. The price includes travel time, one hour on site, notes and basic sketches to be scanned and attached to your invoice for review.
Virtual Consultations - Phone, Photos and FaceTime
30 minutes: $70 + GST
60 minutes: $120 + GST
Contact Michelle or Katherine at email@example.com
Then set up a phone chat or video meeting where you can tour your yard with your device gaining valuable advice along the way!