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The Cost of Landscaping in Metairie & New Orleans

Over the years, the importance of high-quality landscaping at residential homes has become a popular feature and an often requested service.  In addition to becoming commonplace, the companies providing these services are increasing.  In New Orleans and Metairie neighborhoods, the area lot is normally 8000 square feet. The median landscape installation cost at a residential home in Metairie and New Orleans was $6,867.00.  This information was gathered from 3 years of completed landscape projects by The Garden Gates.

In New Orleans and Metairie homes, landscapes can transform the look and feel of any outdoor space, whether you are considering overhauling an existing landscape or installing all new plantings for the first time.  In the New Orleans Southern tropical climate, landscapes also grow at a rapid pace. Gardens, lawns and bushes need routine maintenance and often homeowners neglect their landscape because they cannot keep up with the workload. This neglect leads to major landscape overhauls, driving the cost of landscaping to increase.

Property Size?

In Metairie and New Orleans, the property size is almost standard from neighborhood to neighborhood.  This makes creating a long-term landscape budget for your home a relatively easy task.  The home landscape consists of plantings, hardscapes, outdoor entertaining, patio seating and pool areas.
  • Plantings (beds, flowers shrubs, trees) - $5000.00
  • Hardscapes (driveways, sidewalks, patio) - $25,000.00
  • Pool Areas (pool, decking, planting) - $60,000.00
  • Outdoor Entertaining (outdoor kitchens, seating) - $50,000.00

The Cost of a New Lawn Areas?

In the Metairie and New Orleans neighborhoods, lawns are very small and well maintained.  Most homeowners chose St. Augustine grass because of the lush growing habit and the ability to grow well under the Southern Live Oak.  Today, we are seeing more homeowners turning to El Toro Zoysia grass because it is more tolerant to the harsh summers.  Installing a new lawn will cost $575.00 per pallet of grass.  One thing to take into consideration when planning a new lawn is to make sure to have the subgrade professionally done. Understanding the cost of landscaping will help you create a beautiful home to enjoy for years to come. Using this information provided, you will have a better picture of the real cost to landscape a home professionally.  Learn about landscaping for your home by visiting here.

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