Hardscaping is an attractive way to spruce up your outdoors. You can have a rustic stacked wall or fully developed outdoor living and kitchen room. Whatever it is, Chesapeake Landscapes can build it for you. Once you have decided to build an outdoor space, you must meet your goals by picking out a contractor who has experience and is familiar with outdoor construction. Chesapeake Landscapes will meet your needs, and exceed your expectations.

Outdoor Living Areas

When considering what type of outdoor living arrangement is right for you, think about your lifestyle. Do you like to entertain? If so, there’s lots of ways in which you can do so. The following are great ideas for your exterior:

· BBQ Areas

· Decks

· Patios

· Outdoor Kitchens

· Fire Pits

· Pool Decks

Consider the Landscaping

Before you start any construction to your outdoors, consider the landscaping. Considering the entire area and all that you have to work with will dictate the type of construction that you have done. The more space and budget that you have to work with; the better and bigger you can go.

Staying with the Greenery

Deciding to keep the greenery when planning a hardscaping job will keep the focus on the greenery and the construction. Depending on the space that you have to work with, staying green will make it stand out rather than cutting it out.

Drainage Issues

One thing that we see a lot is drainage issues. By ignoring the drainage system on your property, an exterior build can become a huge disaster. There’s always an environmental factor with all outdoor builds as planning a runoff to capture the water is your best bet.

Outdoor Kitchens

A practical and functional build is an outdoor kitchen. If your kitchen is too stuffy, and you like spending time outdoors more, then an outdoor kitchen is exactly what you need. You’ll be able to entertain, have BBQs, and spend valuable time with the family.

Retaining Walls


A retaining wall is perfect for areas with minor and major slope issues. A professionally constructed wall can and will retain the soil and eliminate erosion issues as well as add to the aesthetic beauty of your property.