The outdoors is not just an extension of our homes; it’s a canvas of possibilities. At Jill Rae Designs, we believe in the transformative power of well-designed outdoor spaces. From tranquil gardens to vibrant patios, our designs in Connecticut and New York have redefined outdoor living, turning ordinary spaces into extraordinary experiences.

Service Offerings

Outdoor Space Creation: Every outdoor space has a unique rhythm, a distinct aura. We tap into this essence, crafting designs that amplify nature’s beauty, making every moment outdoors a celebration.

Exterior Design: The art of exterior design lies in harmonizing the built with the natural. Our designs seamlessly blend architectural elements with nature’s bounty, creating spaces that are both functional and poetic.

Landscape Design: A well-designed landscape is a living painting. We curate plants, water features, and stones to craft dynamic landscapes that change with the seasons, offering a fresh spectacle every time you step out.

Outdoor Lighting: The right lighting can transform the mundane into the magical. We design lighting solutions that accentuate key features, create depth, and set the perfect mood for every outdoor occasion.

Custom Hardscaping: From rustic stone pathways to modern patios, our hardscaping solutions are tailored to enhance both aesthetics and usability, ensuring durability through the seasons.

Are you in the market for an exterior designer? If so, Jill Rae Designs is here to help! We specialize in outdoor space creation, exterior design, and can help make your dreams a reality. With over 10 years of experience, we are experts in bringing the indoors outside, and creating beautiful and functional outdoor spaces. Contact us today to get started on your next exterior design project!

Our Exterior & Outdoor Design Work

Why Jill Rae Designs for Exterior Living?

Outdoor spaces are realms of freedom, of connection with nature. At Jill Rae Designs, we approach every project as a unique challenge, an opportunity to craft a space that not only looks stunning but also resonates with the land’s spirit. Our commitment to quality, our deep understanding of local landscapes, and our passion for design make us the preferred choice for discerning homeowners.

Features We Incorporate

Fire Pits: Beyond warmth, our fire pits are centers of gathering, where stories are shared, and memories are forged under the starlit sky.

Outdoor Kitchens: Elevate your culinary adventures. Our outdoor kitchens are designed for both functionality and aesthetics, ensuring you cook and dine amidst nature’s splendor.

Seating Areas: Spaces of solace, of gathering. Whether it’s a cozy corner for introspection or a spacious patio for parties, we design seating areas that cater to diverse needs.


Our Design Process

We begin by understanding the land, its contours, its character. Your vision guides us, and our expertise transforms that vision into a tangible design. Through a meticulous process of planning, crafting, and refining, we ensure that the final space is not just beautiful but also deeply connected to its surroundings.

Exterior & Outdoor Design in Connecticut & New York

At Jill Rae Designs, we are dedicated to providing you with the best outdoor design services. As an exterior designer in CT, we understand the importance of creating an outdoor space that is both beautiful and functional. We offer a wide range of services including landscape design, outdoor lighting, and custom hardscaping, to help you create the perfect outdoor living space.

Our team of expert exterior designers will work with you to create a custom outdoor design plan that fits both your style and budget. We can incorporate features like fire pits, outdoor kitchens, and seating areas to make your backyard the perfect place for entertaining! Our focus on high-quality materials and attention to detail will ensure that your outdoor space is not only beautiful but also durable and long-lasting.

If you’re ready to transform your outdoor space, contact Jill Rae Designs today. We offer free consultations to discuss your vision and help you create the outdoor oasis of your dreams. Let us show you why we are the premier exterior designer in CT.