"We had definite ideas about what we wanted and you were able to work with those desires by creating a design that was far more aesthetically pleasing than anything we thought possible ....” - R. and S. Hansen
'We appreciated … the many excellent suggestions you had in guiding us toward the final plan. We would happily go through the process with you again and I don't think references can come much better than that!"
- John P. and Sue S.
"Margot's knowledge of plants and installation is thorough and her ability to amiably but firmly deal with the landscape subcontractor is admirable."
- D. R. Thomson, Architect
"You brought an abundance of skills, experience and creativity to the process, but most of all, you brought the ability to listen to what I was trying to achieve and make the effort truly collaborative. - Don M.
"Just a note to thank you for our landscape plans. As the plants grow, we enjoy your design more and more. What I particularly liked in working with you was the way you came to the site, and listened and took notes.”
- P. Fitzgerald
"I was out in the front yard this evening and a couple walked by, stopped and stared. The woman apologized. “I saw your front yard yesterday and I had to bring my husband by. It's beautiful." This happens a couple of times a week that I know about. ... and likely more I miss. Do your other clients report this?" - Alan H.
"We could not have anticipated the beauty of the contrasting greens in the foliage that you envisioned when you arranged the plantings…we have a great variety of colors and textures in the grasses and evergreen shrubs you carefully arrayed against each other." - Bill S. and Susan M.
“We are delighted with the patios and gardens that you designed. Each one of the three is completely unique, but also relates well to the other two. They are striking because they are so unusual while at the same time blending into the site and house.” - Bob and Sue H.
“…I once thought it to be almost impossible to turn that small space into a comfortable environment for private or social use, but you managed to transform it into something I'm getting a lot of enjoyment from." - Don M.
"We enjoyed the whole experience of working with Margot Anderson and feel that using her design services has given us a much more beautiful and enjoyable environment in which to live than we would have without her expertise.” - James and Alice A.
“The heart and soul of this home is the front deck. Come visit and you’ll see why.” - Real estate agent’s sales ad describing the front yard design. (Discovered by accident reading the Davis Enterprise)
“Our warmest appreciation for the incredibly lovely design you created for our abode. Your professionalism and attention to detail made everything run smoothly. We already have recommended you and your marvelous talents to others.” - Robert and Teresa M.