What grew from what was a change in lifestyle, love of the outdoors and change of perspective to a family. We are a mix of Garden Designers, Landscapers & Garden & Grounds Keepers working out of Rochester and across local counties we have and still are on a roller coaster journey.

Our Mission statement aims to encapsulate everything we stand for built from our own personal experiences & values. We are passionate people and every working opportunity is valued by all of us. With a light touch of effective altruism we have always looked to extended our impact beyond our immediate comforts. Donating time & resources to a range of charitable causes whilst striving to create and improve the working conditions for our team. 

From cutting domestic lawns to helping companies design and create RHS award winning gardens, we are open to all working opportunities and we know that our unique skills, experiences and personalities culminate into a phenomenal team of honest, hardworking individuals with the ability to create and maintain unique beautiful things whilst maintaining the highest service standards.  

Design ➡️ Install ➡️ Maintain ➡️ Protect

Services Overview 

To give you an idea of how we can help, here are a list of services we provide. We have significant experience offering each of these services on a domestic & commercial level, as isolated tasks or in conjunction with one an other. We are not limited to the services listed below and are confident in all area's related to horticulture and construction. We cover all area's of soft & hard landscaping. (Expect Astro turf...) 


Planting Plans
Domestic re-landscapes 
Commercial re-landscapes 
Creative Services 
CAD Builds & Rendering
Bespoke Manufacturing 
Pop-up Builds: Parklets, Show Gardens and Displays 
Project Management 
Procurement & Sourcing 


Concrete works: Bases, Foundations, Pads. 
Fencing: Timber, Concrete, Composite, Bespoke Clad
Paving: Concrete, Stone, Porcelain, 
Water Works: Nature Pools, Ponds, Pools, Features 
Planting: Bedding, Shrub and Tree 
Plant & machinery services 
Pointing & Grouting 
Damp proofing
Demolition and Waste Removal
Labour Hire Services 


General Gardening Services
Zero-Emission Garden
Garden Maintenance Packages
Residential Estate Maintenance
Commercial Ground Maintenance
Grass, Meadow & Bank Cutting Services: Push, Strim, Ride-on and scything services available

Plant and tree specific pruning

Labour Hire & Support Services
Tree Surgery


Domestic Sustainability scoring & improvement installations
Urban Greening, Installation & Maintenance of Green Roof & Walls
Nature Pool Installations
Habitat Creation
Forest Creation
Bat, Bee, Bug & Bird House installation
Hibernaculum Installation
Native Planting Plans
Pollinator Friends Planting Plans
Green Highways
Ecology Assessments
Wildflower Turf Installation & Maintenance


At the essence of our identity is an unwavering commitment to sustainability, intricately interwoven into the fabric of both our business and personal realms. We have found that as our company matures we can increasingly innovate towards sustainable solutions in both our internal and external efforts. Explore how this commitment unfolds across our diverse divisions.

Garden Design

Immerse yourself in our Garden Designs, where sustainability isn't a choice but a guiding principle. Practicality, Budget, Ambitions & Sustainability help us strategically plan designs to mitigate harmful gases and emissions, fostering landscapes that breathe life into the environment. Through meticulous material reuse and a preference for sustainable products, our gardens exemplify a harmonious coexistence between aesthetics and eco-consciousness wherever possible. .


Our Maintenance Teams redefine upkeep with a commitment to zero-emission tools. This isn't just about maintaining spaces; it's about doing so with a minimal ecological footprint. Cleaner air, reduced noise, and a commitment to environmental responsibility make our maintenance practices a testament to sustainable living. We have struggled to implement this through all areas of our gardening machinery with low tech and high output resulting in more material damage than emissions, but we continue to transfer to manual and electric tools when it is holistically prudent.


Our Development Teams breathe life into our designs, implementing green injections throughout our installations that stand the test of time. Rich plantings, durable materials, and a focus on longevity define our creations. This isn't just construction; it's the art of building sustainable legacies. We take great pride in educating customers on the realities of hard surface installs, astroturf cons and offering real, viable sustainable solutions, meeting pain points such as reducing maintenance without sacrificing life.


Beyond the professional sphere, our commitment extends to community-driven sustainability projects. From raising company donations to active participation in fundraising and dedicating time and energy to community initiatives, our team actively contributes to creating a sustainable and interconnected world.

As we continue to grow and develop our company we look forward to manifesting ever-ambitious targets for social & environmental impact projects becoming a functional, profitable part of an evolving world.
Interested in collaborating with us to create something special?
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Our Mission

To create, develop, maintain and link a range of habitats, rich in biodiversity with the aim of creating aesthetically pleasing, sustainable spaces that both humans and the accompanied native wildlife can coexist in, together, peacefully.

Attention To Detail

We ensure that every job, project and mission is given specialist care in order to fulfil the client’s desires and that it is completed with attention to detail.

Sustainability And Community

Our love for nature and passion to keep it thriving gives us the drive to breed sustainable mind sets and keep community areas teeming with life.

Dependable Services

Our list of testimonials and the endless before and after shots of projects, shows you our level of dependability as well as our high standard of work.


Trust is at the heart of our company. Having a strong and confident relationship between our team and the client is of upmost importance.

Our People

"Fuelled by a love of learning and the growth of my staff & company I'm dedicated to steering this company towards the brightest future possible. Watching the SGS team growth into what it is today has been a true pleasure. We have built so many strong personal and professional bonds and I am grateful for everyone who has become a part of our network and organisation" ~ Aidan Thompson Managing Director

Aidan Thompson

Managing Director

Molly Smeed

Head of Administration

Ben Humphreys 

Head Gardener

Jordan Allen

Foreman & Operations Manager

James Ambrose

Head of Development

Callum Webber

Development Team Leader

Megan Tanner

Gardener & Social Media Support

Charlie Smithson

Development Team Leader

Ola Bashorun

Maintenance Team Leader

Ella Thompson

Mixed Divisional Support

Glen Ryan

Maintenance Team Leader

Could you be next?

We are always on the hunt for enthusiastic, self-motivated, nature lovers to join our team.
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Our Associations & Partners

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