Depth in design If you really want to make the most of your garden and your investment, call in a professional designer beginning. Coming from a background as a chef, Design ideas for small living rooms I can tell you that if you aren’t prepped, cleaned and organised well before service, you know its not going to be pretty! A major landscape project requires the same preparation. Every millimetre of space has to be accounted for in the landscape design plan. This is to minimise the extra costs of something not being accounted for in the original planning stage, and to prevent mishaps once construction begins. The design should also be detailed and scaled so a registered building practitioner can quote from it accurately.