Our Process

Unilock paver pool deck. Red barn & outdoor kitchen in the background. Dex by Terra Hardscape & Landscape in Stow, MA.

A clear vision, from start to finish.

A clearly marked path is easy to follow.


At your initial consultation meeting, a Landscape Designer will meet with you to learn about your goals and ideas. Our plan always reflects the lifestyle of the client, arriving at creative solutions that match their objectives and budget.

A Dex by Terra Landscape Designer consults with clients about the landscaping at their home.

A clear reflection of you.


Armed with the information obtained from the on-site consultation, our creative design team will create a series of detailed plans, sketches, and 2D/3D perspective renderings, which they will share with you in our design studio. Our studio and outdoor showroom is the ideal venue to make material selections, see available styles, and choose accessories. Rest assured, your design will flawlessly complement your lifestyle.

3D Landscape Design for backyard with inground pool in Stow, MA. Project by Dex by Terra.

Performance standards carved in stone.


When the design phase has been finalized and meets your approval, the construction phase will commence. We believe communication is key, so expect to see a lot of our on-site project managers, who have been selected for industry knowledge, experience, communication, and attention to detail.

Drone Image of finished pool design project in Stow MA. Dex by Terra Landscaping Design Process.

Our Process in Action

Stow, Massachusetts Project

Marble columns with planters on top flanking courtyard walkway. Dex by Terra landscape design-build in Natick, Massachusetts.

We are very happy with the end results. I will recommend your company to friends, family, and clients due to your workmanship and professionalism.

Steve and Denise N.

Grafton, MA

Thank you so much for the good work on the beautiful pool decking and wall. It looks just great. The guys that worked on site were extremely hard working, polite, and kept a clean job site.

Mike and Erin V.

Franklin, MA

Thank you for your exceptional end-to-end project management and high quality of finished work. You exceeded our expectations. The finished product is beautiful. From the concrete stamping to the masonry, it is nothing short of a work of art.

Chris and Catherine D.

Marlborough, MA

Thank you so much for the beautiful vision, careful craftsmanship, and attention to detail you all used to make our brand new pool area truly a dream come true.

Andrea and Mike B.

Natick, MA
Pool chair overlooks inground pool with sunset through the trees. Paver pool deck design-build by Dex by Terra.

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