Awards and Media


 

 

Colao & Peter were honored to be named one of Home & Design's Top 100 Designers for 2018, one of fifteen landscaping firms chosen.

 

Magazines

Home& Design, 2018/2019, "Portfolio: 100 Top Designers"

Home& Design, March/April 2018, "Spare & Simple"

Home& Design, March/April 2014, "Landscaping Excellence, LCA Awards"

Groundworks Magazine (Cover), February 2013, "McLean Residence"

Washington Spaces, Summer 2007, "Mary Douglas Drysdale: Drawing on Details

Washington Spaces, Spring 2007, "Bath Spaces:  Unforgettable sanctuaries"

Washington Spaces, Spring 2007, "Outside Spaces:  Inviting patios, porches, and poolsides"

Washington Spaces, Winter 2005, "The Sophisticated NSO Showhouse 2005"

Architectural Digest, November 2004, "Washington MODERN"

Home & Design, Summer 2004, "A House in the Woods"

Stone World, May 2003, "River rock creates a rustic, elegant lodge"

Stone World, April 2003, "Building A Contemporary Lodge"

Southern Accent, November-December 2002

Stone Magazine, September 2002, "Fireplaces"

Home & Design, Late Winter 2002, "Beautiful Custom Stone"

LCA AWARDS

2012  Craftsmanship - Gainesville Residence

2012  Craftsmanship Design/Build - McLean Residence

2013 Outdoor Space - Aldie Residence

2013 Outdoor Space - Oakton Residence 

2016 Craftsmanship Design/Build - Alexandrian Georgian

2016 Craftsmanship Design/Build - Great Falls Country Living

2016 Craftsmanship Design/Build - Alexandria Modern

2017 Outdoor Living Area - DC Historic Residence

2017 Craftsmanship Design/Build - Alexandria Townhouse

2017 Outdoor Living Area - Aldie Infinity

2018 Craftsmanship - Mclean Modern Tranquility

2018 Craftsmanship - Tennis Court and Pavillion

2018 Craftsmanship Design/Build - Alexandria Waterfront Modern

2018 Entranceway Design/Build - Great Falls European Entry

 Alexandria Beautification Award:

2018 -”For Outstanding Achievement in Making the City of Alexandria, Virginia More Beautiful” - The Mayor and Members of the City Council