About Us

The Landscape Workshop, Inc. (LWI) is an award-winning landscape development firm that has established itself as one of the predominant landscape solution firms in Colorado.  The company focuses on exceptional landscape designs encompassing large scale projects including; large estates, HOA rights of way, golf courses, horse and agricultural ranches, professional and practice polo fields, pond and stream installations, reclamation projects, irrigation systems with installation and full-service landscape maintenance.  We work with individual owners, general contractors, public entities, developers and landscape architects.

Since its inception forty years ago, Landscape Workshop has completed over $300 million in landscape development ranging from $250,000 to $10,000,000+ in the Aspen, Roaring Fork, Vail and Eagle Valley's, Telluride, Ridgeway, Moab, Utah and in the Denver area. The company has maintained an exceptional reputation based on supplying quality material, workmanship and timely completion of work.

Landscape Workshop employees have a wide range of experience and knowledge in the industry, which enables exceptional quality control and project coordination.  We perform all landscape development, irrigation, and maintenance work in-house with minimal subcontracting.

We strive to provide excellence for our projects with experienced management and field crews, attention to detail and respect for the industry.  This enables us to build long term relationships with our valued clients.

While this site encompasses some of our award-winning work most of our projects are not featured to respect the privacy of our clients.


The Landscape Workshop is a family-owned business in its third generation. 

LWI was first established in Denver, Colorado in 1979 by founder Jim Pitts.   With his expertise as a Landscape Architect and passion for landscape construction LWI expanded to the Roaring Fork Valley in 1992.

At Jim Pitts’ retirement in the Fall of 2017, the company was taken over by Vice-President Tim McMichael, who started with the company in 1982.  Tim continues to run all company operations and maintains his personal customer relationships while still ensuring that all aspects of the company remains professional and detail oriented.

The Landscape Workshop’s ambition is to be parallel to none and that our services and products are the highest in quality and surpass our client’s expectations.  This is represented by the numerous awards and accolades we have received in our industry.