Homeowner Garden Consultations
Step 1 Order $125
Place an order for a consultation visit on our website appointment scheduler. If you live in our service area, you will get a follow up call from Urban Dirt Company to confirm your time and purchase. We service homeowners living near McKinney, Frisco, Plano and Dallas metro.
Step 2 We arrive
The consult begins with a tour of your landscape, and introduction to our best practices for the following garden topics:
Sun light requirements and shade options
Water needs / irrigation set up options
Locations best suited for food growing and micro climates
Pest protection / season extension
Best crops for urban small spaces in North Texas.
We wrap up with a discussion about the garden design options and based on the desired outcome, together we determine what next steps or what garden package best fits your landscape. *You can choose any of the following services from Urban Dirt Co. or we can simply email you the outline and resource list discussed in the visit.
Step 3 CHOOSE A SERVICE
If you chose to work with us, we’ll prepare a more detailed outline of your garden plan as well as an estimate for both the materials and the installation costs. Before we prepare an estimate, you’ll let us know what service level interests you so we can design accordingly.
1. “Do it for Me” Project Based
Many of our clients choose to have the gardens installed and planted by Urban Dirt Company. Upon approval of the estimate UDco. handles site prep, construction and installation of the raised bed structures, soil installation irrigation and planting. Our ETA for installation is 2 to 4 weeks from approval of bid and down payment.
Once we finish the instal,l together we walk through the new garden to make sure you know what’s growing and understand the steps you’ll need to take to ensure garden success.
$125 consult fee is credited towards total when full installation package is chosen.
2. Garden Concierge Kits
If you prefer to do the installation yourself and simply need materials and a “how to” check list, we offer our kit delivery service. With this option, you’ll receive the highest quality materials, local organic soil and organic plants delivered to your address. Choose from 2 garden style kits, cedar or metal corten boxes.
We are available by hourly rate for additional coaching or you can opt into our gardening subscription plans.
1. $9.95month digital platform (step by step what to do in the garden each month)
2. Weekly visits monthly plants from $165 (we help up keep the garden, manage irrigation and pests).
3. Quarterly services for seasonal maintenance and re-planting.