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Dean Hill  

President & Principal Designer, Terratecture/Urban Design Founder,; Personality on "Grounds for Improvement" on the DIY Network

Dean Hill, ASLA, CGP is the Director of Sustainability for greenscreen, a product manufacturer of green facade technology. Dean Hill has over 18 years of experience in the landscape construction/home improvement profession and more than 15 years of landscape design experience.

He is a Full Member of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) and has served on various ASLA National Committees. He is a past president of the Indiana Chapter (INASLA). Dean is also one of the first landscape designers to be a Certified Green Professional as designated by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).

Dean has six seasons (78 episodes) of television experience as co-host/landscape designer/contractor for "Grounds For Improvement" on the DIY Network/RIVR Media.

In 2011, Dean was the featured landscape designer and on-air personality with Ty Pennington on the Rachael Ray Show's "Great Philly Cook Off".

He has also appeared on the local Indianapolis NBC affiliate, WTHR-TV, as the "Inside/Outside Guy". He provided home improvement tips and live hits during the Eyewitness News Sunrise, Weekend Sunrise, and Eyewitness News at Noon newscasts.

Dean is a co-author of Grounds For Improvement: 40 Great Landscaping and Gardening Projects published by Lark Books (2007). He is also the co-author of Weatherproofing Your Landscape published by the University Press of Florida (2011).

The "Rainwater Harvesting" webisode on has been nominated for a Great Lakes Region Emmy and a 2009 Webby Award.

Dean has appeared in 12 radio and tv commercials promoting energy efficiency and conservation for Vectron Corporation.

Dean has been a featured contributor to articles in Martha Stewart Living, Innovative Home, Landscape Architecture, Home Remodeling, Home Improvement, HomeStyle and Men's Health Living magazines.

Dean has also contributed to articles on and


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Speech Topics

Sustainability with Style: Making Your Landscape Eco-Friendly

Green Building and How it Can Save You $$$!

Sustainability Doesn’t Start and Stop At the Door Thresholds!

Green Landscape Products

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