Design With Nature, LLC

4.84 | 34 Verified Ratings
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Design With Nature, LLC

4.84 | 34 Verified Ratings
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17424 Falls Road
Upperco, MD 21155
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Design With Nature, LLC

Design With Nature, LLC, is an owner run and operated company. Managing Member, Ms. Diane Knighton, brings to creativity as well as a trained background in landscape architecture and arboriculture each project. Ms. Knighton, ISA Certified Arborist and Maryland Licensed Tree Expert, has been involved in a wide variety of projects including large tree inventories, forest stand delineations, forest conservation plans, technical manuals, construction oversight, landscape design and installation. Her clients include: National Park Service, local government agencies, land developers, civil engineers, architects, and residential home owners. Design with Nature is approved by the state of Maryland as Small Business Enterprise and Minority Business Enterprise. Find out more at or call us directly at 410-967-7819.


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Service Area

  • Baltimore
  • Towson
  • Hunt Valley
  • Bel Air
  • Lutherville Timonium
  • Glyndon
  • Manchester
  • Long Green
  • Upperco
  • Fallston
  • Monkton
  • Forest Hill
  • Nottingham
  • Phoenix
  • Parkton
  • Parkville
  • Butler
  • Jarrettsville
  • White Hall
  • Brooklandville
  • Finksburg
  • Baldwin
  • Boring
  • Owings Mills
  • Hydes
  • Cockeysville
  • Sparks Glencoe
  • Freeland
  • Hampstead
  • Stevenson
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Services Offered

Additions & Remodeling
  • Outdoor Kitchen - Build
Brick & Stone
  • Brick and Stone Patios, Walks, and Steps - Install
  • Custom Arbor, Pergola or Trellis
  • Interlocking Pavers for Patios, Walks and Steps - Install
  • Pavers for Driveways and Floors - Install
Designers & Decorators
  • Landscape Designer
  • Landscaping for Yard or Garden Install
  • Minor Grading or Resloping
Lawn & Garden Care
  • Fall / Spring Yard Clean Up
Sheds & Enclosures
  • Greenhouse Repair
Tree Service
  • Shrubs - Trim or Remove - For Business

Areas of Expertise

  • Landscape Design & Installations, Patio Design and Installation
  • Garden Care & Maintenance, Arboricultural Consulting,
  • and Much More!!!

Product Brands Used

  • EP Henry

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
(Please call to confirm)
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 2011
Memberships & Affiliations
  • American Society of Landscape Architects(ASLA)
  • Maryland Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA)
  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 131528
Expiration: 04-17-2018
  • ALSA IL Honor Award in Planning and Analysis, 2010 {group project} -Diane received during previous employment
  • SSLA Honor Award, 2008 - Diane recieved at West Viriginia University
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Volunteer with the Mid Atlantic Chapter of ISA

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because grew up in a nursery and I embraced the horticultural influences in my life.

We started in this industry in 2000.

We describe our business as Up and coming


Design With Nature, LLC

My Work
2 Projects
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5.0   |  
Review by in Baltimore, MD
Design by Nature installed a natural playground for my child's school ( I was the school project manager). The project included grading and installing rock walls, a rain garden, an outdoor classroom with salvaged log seats, and native plantings. It was a PTO sponsored project, and they were great from start to finish. I would recommend this company to anyone, whether you need landscaping for you, your home, school, or business. They are a pleasure to work with and their results are wonderful.
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4.5   |  
Review by in Baltimore, MD
I've never used a landscaper before but they were right on the ball. My job had a tight time line and they fit me in without any problems. Carmen was great with her design and working with me. The crew did a good job and were very pleasant. I will definitely use again.
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4.0   |  
Good work, great crew, design stage of job could have been defined.

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Review by in Lutherville Timonium, MD
Very professional. Know there business

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5.0   |  
I wasn't sure where to find someone to fix the grading in my backyard and found Design With Nature on home advisor. They were quick to respond to my query, visit my yard and provide a quote. The service was completed quickly and professionally. They didn't try to oversell the project, but provided the best solution at a fair price to fix my problem. I am very happy with the work they did and the company overall.

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Review by in Cockeysville, MD
Me gusta esta compañía muchos trabajos

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4.5   |  
Review by in Lutherville Timonium, MD
Her knowledge and follow up service is great

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Review by in Baldwin, MD
From the design to the work completion, this group is professional, on time, attentive to the needs of the customer, with excellent work skills and work ethic.. I would not hesitate to hire them again. They bring a lot of expertise in various fields to the table so the end result is terrific..

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4.5   |  
Review by in Nottingham, MD
Expertise, Prompt work completion and cleanup, fair price. Referred me to another expert when a project was not within their purview. Thatexpert arborist was also good, prompt, and reasonable.

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4.5   |  
Review by in Towson, MD
This is a careful and competent company with good workers, a terrific foreman and a talented and thoughtful designer. I would use them for any other landscape design project and they have lots of good ideas. Ask for sketches of the designs. We are completely satisfied although a few of the smaller plants they installed are looking a little weak - I suspect this always happens no matter what...

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