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Raleigh, NC Landscaping & Outdoor Design

Natural Designs owner and designer Mike Kopcienski helps NC Triangle homeowners transform their landscapes into relaxing outdoor retreats.

With 20 years of experience in the Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill landscaping industry, Mike and his team use their expertise to create lush and sustainable outdoor living areas that enhance the look and feel of houses and their surrounding landscape. In addition to residential landscaping, we offer design and installation services for:

Contact us and let Natural Designs turn your yard into a peaceful outdoor retreat. We will work with you to make a gorgeous outdoor area that suits your needs, whether you want to entertain, daydream, or make a great first impression. Natural Designs transforms landscapes into tranquil outdoor living spaces that are an extension of our client’s homes.


Here in the Southeast, we enjoy an unparalleled outdoor lifestyle with temperate seasons to nurture a splendid array of trees, shrubs, annuals, and perennials. At Natural Designs our trademark is providing color, fragrance and texture throughout the seasons.As owner and designer, Michael Kopcienski prides himself on imagination and creativity in his approach to the art of landscape design.

Patio Installation

One of our specialties is patio design and installation. Natural Designs can help you design and install a wide variety of patios, terraces and defined gathering spaces.

Outdoor Living Areas – Outdoor Kitchens

Natural Designs offers design and construction of custom outdoor kitchens, outdoor fireplaces and outdoor living areas.


Many stone elements can help to make your great outdoors a more inviting place. Patios, fireplaces, outdoor kitchens, water features, pergolas or, perhaps, just a simple pathway can maximize your landscape’s potential.

Water Gardens

Landscape water features—ranging from formal fountains, natural ponds, or cascading waterfalls—are the stars, the focal point of the garden.

Read the Blog

Blogs are a great way to learn more about landscaping.  Whether you are looking for ways to add value to your home or property, learn more about planting, irrigation, or adding a hardscaping feature such as an outdoor kitchen or stone fireplace, the Natural Designs blog is a great place to get started.