At Michael Bernier Design, we envision and design exterior environments that mindfully balance the style of the architecture, the natural essence of the land, and the needs and desires of our clients. Keeping true to our mantra, “Think Outside, Live Outside,” we strive to exceed client expectations by creating harmonious spaces that encourage connection to nature by flowing seamlessly from interior to exterior.
Utilizing xeriscaping design methods and sustainable materials, our design solutions emphasize water conservation and ease of maintenance to minimize our footprint on the environment.
Our numerous projects include beautiful and functional outdoor spaces at residences, schools, and businesses throughout California, diverse locations across the United States, and Mexico City. Our work has been featured in Atlanta Magazine, Metropolitan Home, Mid-Century Home, and The Outdoor Room.
Michael Bernier is founder and lead designer of Michael Bernier Design, a premier landscape and exterior design firm based in Los Angeles, California. After a prolific career as an advertising Creative Director, Michael discovered his true passion while studying Landscape Architecture at UCLA—marrying his design expertise with his love for natural environments.
Michael’s design process intuitively connects the building’s architectural style with the essence of the land on which it sits, while thoughtfully integrating
Wanting to share his knowledge of landscape design with a broader audience, Michael recently launched Think Outside Landscape Design Academy to instruct Do-It-Yourselfers and landscape professionals through online courses and videos.