Award-Winning Design, Installation, and Maintenance Services

Shorb Landscaping consistently receives awards from the Landscape Contractors Association of Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia (LCA) for our design, installation, and maintenance services. How can we help transform your outdoor living spaces?

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Welcome to Shorb Landscaping

More than 25 Years of Landscaping Excellence

Shorb Landscaping has been cultivating naturally elegant properties throughout Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia since 1994. Whether you have a big project in mind, or just need routine maintenance, we’d love to help you transform your yard into the outdoor environment of your dreams.

From landscape design and maintenance, to custom outdoor kitchens, fireplaces, and pool surrounds, Shorb has the design and installation expertise to execute your project with professionalism and attention to the smallest detail.

Thinking of doing a project, but unsure of your budget? Contact us to inquire about our financing options.

Customer Testimonials

The back yard and pool area look spectacular.  We are having a Mother’s Day brunch with family in our back yard.   You have made my wife (and me) very, very happy…
Cabin John, MD

Landscape Lighting

Create drama and highlight your landscape at night

Shorb has the expertise to create and install a lighting design that will create the impact and ambiance you’ve always wanted for your property. We create outdoor lighting solutions and highlight your home’s unique landscape, trees, and exterior architectural features.


Award-Winning Design and Service

Our award-winning team of landscape designers, installers, and maintenance crews provide a complete range of services to create gorgeous outdoor spaces and keep your property looking beautiful year-round. Take a look at some of the beautiful properties we’ve helped create over the years that have been recognized for excellence in service and design!

Drainage Problems?

Leave it to Shorb. We provide water management solutions for any landscape water management challenge.


Do you have too much, or too little, water on your property?  Poor drainage around your home can lead to wet basements and other costly home repairs. Shorb provides innovative and lasting landscape water management solutions—from design to installation.

  • Storm Water run-off
  • Standing or Pooling Water
  • Grading
  • Erosion Control
  • Rain Gardens
  • Water Harvesting
  • Permeable Pavers
  • and More!

Rainscapes Certified

Shorb is a certified installer of Raingardens and Bayscapes in Washington DC, and Rainscapes in Montgomery County. A RainScape is a landscape or design technique that helps reduce stormwater runoff from individual properties, both residential and commercial, including Rain Gardens, Water Harvesting, Permeable Pavers, and more!

In Montgomery County, MD, The RainScapes Rewards Rebate Program also offers technical and financial assistance to encourage property owners to implement RainScapes techniques on their property.

RiverSmart Homes Program

RiverSmart Homes ProgramShorb is an expert consultant and installer for RiverSmart Homes in Washington DC. The RiverSmart Homes Program, created and overseen by the DC Department of Energy & Environment (DOEE), is a community engagement initiative striving to reduce stormwater runoff from residential properties in the District of Columbia. The program provides homeowners with funding to retain stormwater on their properties.

Shorb Landscaping Design Services

Landscape Design

For homeowners with discerning tastes, we offer best-in-class landscape design and build services throughout Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia.

Our award-winning landscape design team creates a variety of customized outdoor spaces and beautifully planted landscapes for year-round interest. We strive to enrich the surrounding natural environment and foster stewardship for sustaining our natural resources.  Complete property assessments with master plans and drawings for implementation are provided. No matter the size and scope of the project, our design services will meet your specific needs.

Shorb Landscaping Installation Services

Landscape Installation

Our landscape installation teams create outdoor living spaces with patios, walls, kitchens, fire pits, water features, and outdoor lighting. This is complemented by beautifully planted landscapes for year-round interest. Customized irrigation systems, grading and drainage solutions, and sustainable landscape development are just some of the ways we service the individual needs of clients.

Our clients include many of the leading landscape architects, designers and custom home builders serving the greater DC metro.  Shorb Landscaping follows the standards set by the American Nurseryman Association and Landscape Contractors of America.

Shorb Landscaping Maintenance Services

Grounds Maintenance

Both residential and commercial client appreciate our thoughtfulness and attention to detail when it comes to grounds maintenance. Our maintenance crews are managed by certified horticulturalists who offer complete oversight and individualized property care with an exceptional level of customer service and communication. Uniformed crews are provided with onboard restrooms and consistently upgraded equipment for improved safety, fuel efficiency, and sound reduction.

Queen Butterfly

Check out our Butterfly Guide

If you want butterflies in your garden, this guide is for you!  This is the ultimate tool to identify, attract and retain multi-generational butterflies in your garden.

Shorb is Proud to be a Sponsor of APLD

association-of-professional-landscape-designersLandscape Designers Rely on Shorb. Our clients include many of the leading landscape architects, designers and custom home builders serving the Washington DC area.  We have the professionalism and attention to detail that top designers can rely on to achieve their vision.

Please call us at (301) 897-3503 with any questions or to discuss your installation or maintenance requirements!

Shorb Supports the Home Depot Foundation

Shorb Landscaping is proud to support the efforts of the Team Depot foundation to help our veterans.


Shorb is Proud to be an Insiders Trusted Advisor

Insiders Trusted Advisors was formed over 40 years ago by local business men and women to promote good business practices and provide quality services and products to businesses in the Washington Metro Area.