If you can’t jet set to your favorite island destination this summer, why not bring the vacation oasis to you? These landscape experts transform your outdoor space into a haven you’ll never want to leave.
1. McHale Landscape Design The artists behind McHale’s innovative creations promise to transform your backyard into a serene respite. From visually appealing waterfalls and intricate fountains to unique pool design and colorful landscapes, its services completely redesign your yard into a space that’s as lush and elegant as it is practical. 6212 Leapley Road, Upper Marlboro, Md., mchalelandscape.com
2. Joseph Richardson Landscape Architecture Hailing from New Orleans, Joseph Richardson brought his Louisiana roots and creativity to DC where he creates unrivaled outdoor design around the city—it’s easy to spot his signature work featured in several courtyards in town. Previously working on residential garden construction, Richardson and his team reimagine your backyard for an entirely new living experience—almost like magic. 800 N. Pollard St., Arlington, jrichardsonla.com
3. Campion Hruby Landscape Architects Take a walk along the Chesapeake Bay and you will see the immaculate architectural design work of Campion Hruby where its team works to preserve water quality through magnifying serenity and stillness. The company’s expert architects can bring that same vibe into your outdoor space, transforming it into the Zen sanctuary of your dreams. Who wouldn’t want that? 111 Cathedral St., Ste. 100, Annapolis, campionhruby.com