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Garden Survey

The garden survey usually take a day to three days depending on the size and complexity of your garden. When the measurements are complete we will have a scale plan of your garden layout. 

Drawing up the survey

Plane table surveying

A plane table and an alidade are used to draw up a garden survey plan

The garden topography

Measurements of the garden topography are taken using a dumpy level

Looking for the levels
Surveying measure

Levels are measured

The level of an existing feature is measured and entered on the survey

A completed base survey

The base survey shows the size and layout of the plot with existing features in the garden and topographic levels.

Base survey
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