San Carlos Residence:
Elevate your San Carlos property with Silicon Valley's premier sustainable landscaping

Our eco-friendly solutions not only lessen your environmental impact but also craft a stunning landscape in San Carlos, California.

San Carlos Residence:
Elevate your San Carlos property with Silicon Valley's premier sustainable landscaping

Our eco-friendly solutions not only lessen your environmental impact but also craft a stunning landscape in San Carlos, California.

Enjoy a Luxurious, Sustainable Landscape Solution for a Healthier Outdoor Environment

Our landscaping team is dedicated to beautifying outdoor areas in the San Carlos, California area using high-quality, sustainable landscaping techniques. For over 20 years, Modified Landscape Design has been growing and learning more ways to use native plants, reduce water consumption, and make good choices for the future of your environment.

Our professionals can design a landscape that will survive times of drought and mature well in our challenging local climate using hardy, drought-resistant plants and trees. Our sustainable landscaping experts can also help you manage your water usage, so you save natural resources and money on your energy bills without sacrificing the health of your plants. Not interested in maintaining a landscape, but still desire a stunning outdoor appearance? Let us design and install a low-maintenance, low-water xeriscape for your property.

Our landscaping services are focused on transformation, which means we create a design that functions better and looks more attractive. You'll be amazed at the creativity that goes into your personalized landscape! We can give you beautiful, vibrant outdoor spaces combined with relaxing outdoor living areas filled with the luxuries that you want.


Craftsmanship. Communication. Professionalism.

These three words describe the way Modified Landscape Design outshines the competition. Everything we design, plant, and build is done with the highest possible craftsmanship. Our team never cuts corners as we strive to meet your goals. We get it right the first time. We are so confident in the quality of our work that we offer warranties for plants and parts.

During your landscaping project, the owner of Modified Landscape Design will be your main point of contact, and he will make regular visits to your property to make sure your needs are being met. While working hard on your landscape, you can be sure that our bilingual project managers and crews will always be respectful to you and your property.

In fact, our team members love their job, and it shows in their professionalism. Our crews will always be in uniform, they will arrive in marked vehicles, and we will put up yard signs to show how proud we are to be working on your landscape. To keep you and your family safe, we carefully cover and mark hazardous areas. When the installation project is finished, you can count on our crews to do a great job cleaning up, even power-washing your driveway for you.

When you work with Modified Landscape Design, you get complete landscaping from start to finish. Our team designs your new space and professionally installs it. We also offer one-time enhancements, seasonal cleanups, and various other tasks to keep your new landscape looking fresh and tidy. With over 20 years of experience in the San Carlos area, we offer competitive landscaping services that go above and beyond your landscaping dreams. Contact us to find out more about our comprehensive landscaping services.

Our 4-Step Landscape Process


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Discuss your vision with our team.


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We’ll create your unique landscape design.


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Have us create and install your landscape.


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Experience your beautiful, sustainable landscape.

Your One-Stop-Shop for All Your Landscaping Needs

As a leader among full-service landscaping companies in California, we offer a range of services designed to protect, nurture, and beautify your property. By staying on top of advancements in the industry, we're able to bring you the latest in landscape technologies to reduce water consumption while ensuring a vibrant outdoors for years to come. Find out more and view all of our offerings at our Services page.

Residential Landscape Design

Our team works with trusted landscape architects, as well as in-house designers, to design and install beautiful, sustainable landscapes that complement your property's natural features. Get more out of your outdoors with our Residential Landscape Design services.

Lawn Care and Landscape Management

Look to the pros for preventative measures like erosion control, lawn health care, and irrigation system maintenance. We offer these and more as part of our Lawn Care and Landscape Management offerings.

Residential Landscape Installation

Our services include everything from outdoor living areas to installing turf, landscape lighting, and more, and we do it all using the latest in sustainable technologies. Whatever your dream landscape might be, with our Residential Landscape Installation services we can bring it to life.

Outdoor Living

Extending your life into the backyard is possible when you have a well-designed Outdoor Living space. Imagine fully-customized features, including Patios, pergolas, fire pits, outdoor kitchens, walkways, retaining walls, Putting Greens and more!

Sprinklers & Irrigation

We're committed to bringing our community greener, more vibrant landscapes that require less water. Increase your landscape's long-term health with a custom Irrigation or Sprinkler system, installed by industry professionals who understand the value of a job done right the first time.

Seasonal Enhancements

With these services, you can beautify your existing landscape by enhancing existing installations, repairing elements that have suffered wear and tear, or modernizing your landscape to boost your curb appeal. Learn more about our Seasonal Enhancements.

Discover Transparent and Competitive Landscape Design Pricing

Understanding the cost of a landscape project is crucial. Prices vary based on several factors, including design complexity, materials, and property size. We aim to offer transparent and competitive pricing without compromising quality.

Meet Austin Woodworth

With over 20 years of experience in the landscaping industry, Austin’s journey that began with a position at a small landscaping company right out of high school. His passion for landscaping led him to establish his own company, Custom Landscape Creations, and later take on leadership roles at Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply and Stay Green. Despite challenges along the way, Austin's love for the industry persisted, leading him to establish Modified Landscape Design in 2015 with his wife, Crystal.

Known for his honesty, hard work, and leadership, Austin has built a reputation for creating dream landscapes across Los Angeles and the San Francisco Silicon Valley areas. His focus on client relationships, quality work, and team values has been a cornerstone of his success. In addition to his professional accomplishments, Austin is a proud family man, a college graduate, and an avid learner, constantly seeking to enrich his personal and professional life.

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It's Easy to Achieve Amazing Landscaping Results with Our Professional Team

From the first phone call to the final job walk, our landscaping process is intended to be helpful to you as we transform your landscape. We build trust through clear communication and responsive customer service. If you ever have any questions, you can rely on our team to help you find the answer. The following process lists the steps we take to create breathtaking landscapes, and it also shows how we build good relationships with each of our clients.

Begin Your Journey to a Luxury Landscape For Your Home in Atherton

Benefit from our comprehensive landscaping services in San Carlos, California. You want a beautiful, relaxing outdoor area that will last for years, and that's what we will design and build for you. Our landscaping results in luxurious and sustainable areas that improve your property.

It doesn't matter if you have a specific vision in mind for your landscape or if you don't know what you want yet. Our professional team can help. We look forward to hearing from you.

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