Richard M Sweeney Landscape Architect
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Richard is a Licensed Landscape Architect in MD, and VA who brings over 16 years of design experience to Professional Grounds. Richard has gained considerable experience with his extensive work on award-winning residential projects throughout the Chesapeake Region. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture from West Virginia University where he received awards of design recognition and led his class in academic excellence. When it comes to design, Richard is proud to employ a unique and dynamic approach, which provides Clients with a comprehensive design process that is a collaborative effort between him, the Client, the architects, the engineers as well as other design professionals. Richard creates outdoor spaces with fluid transitions through the use of extensive design, material, plant and construction knowledge. Ultimately, this philosophy provides his Clients with functional outdoor spaces that are uniquely appropriate for their environment, reflect their personal tastes, while maintaining consistency of the property’s architectural style. Through international travels Richard has gained design inspiration which he applies to the design process. - See more at:

Services Provided
3D Rendering, Construction Drawings, Custom Fire Pits, Custom Water Features, Deck Building, Deck Repair, Drafting, Drought Tolerant Landscaping, Fence Installation, Fence Repair, Garden Design, Gazebo Design & Construction, Hardscaping, Masonry, Shed Design & Construction, Site Planning, Swimming Pool Design, Trellis Construction

Areas Served
Adelphi, Alexandria, Annandale, Arlington, Baileys Crossroads, Beltsville, Bethesda, Bladensburg, Bowie, Camp Springs, Chevy Chase, Chillum, Clinton, College Park, Coral Hills, DC (Washington), Dunn Loring, East Riverdale, Falls Church, Forestville, Fort Washington, Franconia, Friendly, Ft Washington, Glassmanor, Greenbelt, Groveton, Hillcrest Heights, Huntington, Hyattsville, Idylwood, Jefferson, Kemp Mill, Lake Barcroft, Landover, Langley Park, Laurel, Lincolnia, Mclean, New Carrollton, North Kensington, Oxon Hill, Potomac, Seven Corners, Silver Spring, Springfield, Takoma Park, Walker Mill,

Certifications and Awards
Licensed Landscape Architect MD,VA

American Society of Landscape Architects recognition for excellence in the study of landscape architecture

Over 25 LCA awards in the Maryland/D.C./VA regions.

ASLA Outstanding leadership and excellence in the study of landscape architecture
Contact: Richard Sweeney
Location: Washington, DC
License Number: 3568
Typical Job Costs: $25,000 - 2000000+
Design fees are assessed based on time devoted to conveying design intent to a client. My fees are minimum compared to the industry standard. My goal with every client is to engage them with quick out of the box ideas that don't empty pockets with design fees.