Design Studio

Yards Unlimited proudly provides the only in-office design studio in Ottawa where you can relax, enjoy a cup of coffee and work with your designer, all while watching your landscape come to life in vivid colour in both two and three-dimensional renderings displayed on our large viewing screen.

 At Yards Unlimited we believe a calm, comfortable and inspiring atmosphere allows you to focus on the possibilities for your project. We want you to enjoy the experience of planning your dream!

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Our Team

Our many award-winning designs and installations are testament to our commitment to excellence. We are proud of our Ottawa landscaping company and nothing is more important to our success than the dedication and effort of our team members.

Our permanent staff members have many years of experience and professional training behind them including Landscape Industry Certification and Horticultural Diplomas. We have two full-time designers on staff.

Operating practices, material and techniques can all be copied by our competition but they cannot duplicate the pride, enthusiasm and commitment to excellence of our Yards Unlimited Landscaping staff!

Jeff Rolland


Jeff spent the first 22 years of his professional life in the Hi-Tech industry as a Draftsman and PCB Layout Designer. With a passion for landscaping that had been steadily growing for 20 years his next move was to enter into the landscape trade and begin his career as a designer and installer for gardens and water features. While the installation part of landscaping provided the opportunity of exercising of his creative forces, the elements of design still held the greatest power and the passion and so with that Jeff pursued a career move with Yards Unlimited Landscaping as a Landscape Designer. Having now worked with hundreds of clients and projects, Jeff is continuously motivated to create beautiful outdoor spaces for clients to enjoy their surroundings. Jeff has obtained his Certified Landscape Designer (CLD) classification through Landscape Ontario (LO) and the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA). Jeff is an award winning designer who has received multiple Awards of Excellence from Landscape Ontario.

Stephanie Scott


Stephanie’s background in Graphic Design and involvement in her family garden centre gives her a strong appreciation for horticulture and a keen eye for design. Her 12 years of Landscape Design and project management experience allow her to be attentive to the creative details, but her real passion comes from creating spaces for her clients that relay a sense of place and timeless beauty. She designs with the belief that the process should be as exciting and fun for the client as the end result. Stephanie continues to create one-of-a-kind designs that are both beautiful and functional. Stephanie is an award-winning designer who has received multiple Awards of Excellence from Landscape Ontario.