COS Design was formed in early 2000 by Steve Taylor and has since become one of the country’s most highly regarded and awarded design companies. Steve and the team specialize in a professional design process from consultation to concept plans through to part or full working drawings, 3D modelling, tender management and contract administration services. services.
We have an extensive portfolio of work throughout Melbourne, Victoria's regional zones, interstate and most recently internationally. With over 80 media publications and several TV features, COS Design’s work is of the highest standard.
As a natural progression due to their design talent and construction experience, Steve Taylor and the team now also specialize in home design, from façade facelifts, extensions, outdoor room/pool house concepts, through to full house and landscape design packages that ensure both home and surrounding landscapes work as one.
Steve is a Registered Building Practitioner and fully qualified Landscape Designer with Landscape Architects and qualified Draftspersons on his team, ensuring your project is designed and built with the experience and knowledge required along with his signature design style. With the honour of regularly being invited to judge design and construction categories for both Landscaping Victoria Master Landscapers’ and Master Landscapers of South Australia’s annual Awards of Excellence, Steve is highly respected in the landscaping industry. Difficult sites with challenging levels, access and environmental restrictions are Steve’s specialty due his extensive construction experience, core engineering principals, and his in-depth understanding of building codes and local laws requirements.
Steve Taylor also lends his time to landscape education. He is an Education Advisor to various organisations such as Landscaping Victoria Master Landscapers, TAFE and the London College of Garden Design Melbourne (where he is also a Guest Lecturer).