and Business Manager
Seasoned and Knowledgeable
Mark Risch founded Verdure H2O, Inc. in 1998 after working in his family's successful landscape business and nursery in lower Michigan for 20-plus years. Utilizing this extensive experience in landscape design and construction and Master's Degree from University of Detroit Mercy, Mark entered the Metro Detroit market with a desire to create and install custom landscape and hardscape projects while maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction.
Nicole Risch joined Verdure H2O, Inc. in 2005 as lead landscape designer and business manager. Nicole earned a Master's Degree from University of Detroit Mercy and along with her lifelong passion for art and creativity, she welcomes the opportunity to bring function, value, and unique beauty to our customer's outdoor environment.
Mark and Nicole are passionate about landscaping excellence. From consultation to completion, they personally work with all customers to provide a custom designed, value-added, and enjoyable outdoor environment at a sensible price. Every project is shaped by their commitment to professionalism, fine craftsmanship, use of quality materials, and attention to superior design.
Verdure H2O, Inc. has been a 100% referral-based business for 24 years and counting.
From the first consult to project installation and beyond, Verdure H2O owners and employees are the only individuals involved in our landscape projects. Our long-term construction team arrives familiar with detail specific to each project, stays on-site until project completion, and is dedicated to excellence. For irrigation, decks, pools, and concrete, Verdure H2O will refer our customers to trusted trade contractors.
Yes. We have all current licenses and insurance.
Should a larger construction project require special licenses and permits, we have trusted members in the landscaping community that we work with.
Landscape Design & Installation:
Residential & Commercial
(New and Existing)
Patios, Walkways, Steps
Fire Pits, Fireplaces, Seat Walls, Pillars, Outdoor Entertaining & Kitchens
Ponds, Pond-less, Waterfalls, Fountains
Decorative & Retaining
Low Voltage LED
Natural Stone and Manufactured
100% Bluegrass and Shade Blend
Landscape Design Services:
CAD and Photo Realism
(Landscapes, Gardens, Pavers, Hardscape Elements, Residential & Commercial, etc.)
PLEASE NOTE: We are not a lawn maintenance (mowing, mulching, and weeding) nor a lawn fertilization (dedicated fertilizer and weed control programs) company.