How we work

A proven process to transformation

With award-winning design and a hands-on approach, every home resort by Backyard by Design is custom designed with you in mind. 

1. Dream

Bring your wildest backyard dreams to life with the team as we work together to plan your new space.

2. Design

Your home is evaluated as the design and planning process begins. Customize every aspect of your space to ensure it is exactly how you envision it.

3. Create

Our expert craftsman get to work. Be part of the process from inception to the final touches with furniture and accents.

How we take your backyard to the next level

Experienced teams

Years of experience helps you avoid costly mistakes as our highly qualified experts handles any situation with ease.


Design is more than looks. Your backyard needs to work correctly with minimum maintenance. We get it right.

Customer focus

We walk through every aspect of the design with you so you fully understand the value and options available.

Award-winning design

Custom drafted to fit the needs and dreams of your family, landscape, and lifestyle.

Certified quality

Certified to use a number of quality lighting, paving, and pool products, ensuring our expertise in installation.

Repeat customers

Our customers consider us their backyard partners for life, coming to us every year with backyard addition ideas.

Step 1 - initial consultation

Starting to dream

During the no-charge initial consultation, we get acquainted with you, your home, and what type of design you are looking for.

Previous slide
Next slide
Previous slide
Next slide

Step 2 - Design

Bringing your dreams to life

We take your dreams and design an extraordinary landscape specifically fitted to your tastes, home, life, and landscape.

A sketch of a backyard by Backyard by DesignThe sketch of a pool and slide built in real life
A sketch of a backyard by Backyard by DesignThe sketch of a pool and slide built in real life

Designs without a pool:

Designs with a pool:

Step 3 - Create & build

Lasting, quality craftsmanship

Sometimes special “below the surface” structural design is needed for site challenges such as hillside construction or soil conditions. Our years of experience helps you avoid costly mistakes as your backyard build progresses.

Awards & recognition

Greater Kansas City Home Show Logo
Kansas City Homes & Style Magazine Logo

Certifications & partnerships

icpi certified installer

Step 4 - Live

Living in luxury everyday

At the end of the build process, your custom outdoor funiture is delivered and set up, final walkthroughs are made, and it’s time to enjoying living in your custom designed backyard oasis!

Explore our award-winning backyards

It’s more than landscaping and backyard design. It’s transforming your home into a paradise.