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Uncommon Ground Landscape Design



Uncommon Ground Landscape Design



Reviews (12)

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Debora de Santanna

21 December 2018

I was referred to Gary by my designers. And I was happily surprised by his approach from the first phone conversation to the finished design. Everything we need and so much more was promptly offered to us with respect of our budget and our style. I have already referred Uncommon Ground to two friend... More...



19 December 2018

Amazing crew. The Designs are beautiful. They are Great to work with. Very Innovative. Got the drawings in a timely manor


John Welton

17 December 2018

My wife and I have been working with Gary and Uncommon Ground since we were first introduced in 2009. I am a professional Homebuilder and I learned early in my career that money spent on landscaping is the best money spent on a project. We have done 2 cottages and 3 personal residences with Gary an... More...



28 November 2014

Working with Gary from Uncommon Ground Design group was great. Gary came to the table with creative solutions to our awkward space. The materials he recommended for the project were unique and modern. Gary was able to provide insight and comfort over the months that we were under construction. H... More...



16 February 2014

Gary, the founder and owner of Uncommon Ground Design Group, is a very gifted landscape designer and a very easy going and friendly fellow.
He's very conscientious and detailed in his work and his designs show his love of this craft and an excellence that exceeds your expectations. His use of ligh...


Casualife Outdoor Living

14 February 2014

We have been fortunate enough to work with Uncommon Ground on many projects. They are extremely professional, a pleasure to deal with and their spaces and workmanship are incredible. We are proud to recommend them to any of our clients!

Jill Schwartzentruber - Casualife Outdoor Living



11 February 2014

Gary and his team designed our landscaper design with creativity and professionalism. He frequently visited the site in order to oversea and examine the work in progress. We consulted frequently along the way and he demonstrated great flexibility in accommodating our wishes. A few years later he ... More...


Studio Intersekt

10 February 2014

The team at Uncommon Ground are very well attuned to their craft. They can translate their knowledge of design and materials and provide their clients with the most appropriate, innovative and cost conscious solution to the complicated business of landscape architecture and design. Having worked wit...


Jason Hartog Photography

14 May 2013

I have had the pleasure of visiting several of Gary's projects over the last few years and am blown away each and every time. From incorporating an infinity pool on the edge of an escarpment to a creating a private backyard oasis in the city, each of Gary's designs demonstrates an attention to deta... More...



8 February 2013

We hired Uncommon Ground last year to undertake the design of a renovation of our backyard. Our home is situated on a tree preservation area. Although the lot itself is quite expansive, its topography and the municipal restrictions are extremely challenging. Gary Van Eijk and his team created a beau... More...


Hunter Carpentry

8 February 2013

I have worked with Gary and his team many times, it has always been an excellent experience. I have found Uncommon Ground Design Group great to work with. Their drawings are so detailed which is great for me as a Carpenter and also great for the customer as they know what they are getting. I am a... More...


David Small Designs

22 January 2013

Gary van Eijk is a great talent when it comes to landscape design. He is professional, detail oriented and extremely creative. We have worked together on a multitude of projects and each shared client has enjoyed the seamless interaction between the disciplines of home and landscape design. We highl... More...