Cornerstone Siteworks Bay Colony Project
Cornerstone Siteworks Oceanfront Project
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Welcome to Cornerstone Siteworks

Where we bring your outdoor vision to life

Some of our greatest memories are often created outdoors.  Somehow, life just seems easier and we can better unwind.  It's where our friends and families come together to connect, play and relax.

Cornerstone Siteworks has built a reputation on honesty, integrity and meticulous craftsmanship within the Virginia Beach area.  We approach each project from an environmentally-conscious point of view to ensure each project is transformed into a beautiful, usable sustainable living environment that clients can enjoy for years to come.

So dream big, get inspired, and enjoy a lifetime of outdoor memories. Call us today. We can't wait to hear what you're envisioning...

  • Fireside Features

    There’s nothing quite like the warmth and ambiance of an outdoor fireplace or fire pit for fireside gatherings with family. 

  • Retaining Walls

    Retaining walls serve as a critical structure to support elevation changes and prevent soil erosion.  We also like to think of them as an element of beauty that enhances your exterior.  

  • Sidewalks & Driveways

    Enhancing your curb appeal is easy with a stunning driveway or meandering sidewalk to welcome you and your guests home.  

  • Outdoor Kitchens

    Ready to expand your living space into the outdoors?  Whether it's fully built-out kitchen or a simple grill/prep area, an outdoor living space can turn into the heart of your home.

  • Patios and Decks

    A beautifully crafted patio, porch or deck not only increases the resale value of your optimizes your outdoor living.

  • Poolside Projects

    Whether you envision a free form deck or traditional patio surrounding your pool, we help you choose the right structure to suit your environment and vision.



In need of a little inspiration for your next outdoor project? Browse our projects and inspirational ideas to see how we can help to bring your vision to life.  From custom inlay driveways to patio ideas and outdoor kitchens, let these design ideas spark your imagination then call us for a complimentary consultation.

GALLERY brick landing
GALLERY kitchen
Retaining wall
Island floating deck


Cornerstone Siteworks was established in 2005, built upon a foundation of honesty, integrity and meticulous craftsmanship.  As a premier residential contracting firm in the Virginia Beach area, we work alongside homeowners to bring exceptional outdoor living spaces to life. We understand that building outdoor spaces is essential to living better.  And we know that the key to every effective project begins with earning our client’s trust. That’s why company president, John Scholefield, has assembled a group of individuals who serve as an integral part of the Cornerstone Siteworks family.  Each team member is dedicated to unparalleled quality and supported by experienced designers, subcontractors and vendors.  These relationships ensure that our clients are treated with the same level of service, professionalism and craftsmanship that we’d expect to receive.  READ MORE

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John Scholefield

CEO/ Vice President


Born and raised in Virginia Beach, John grew up in the construction and landscaping business, learning all aspects of construction as it relates to outdoor living spaces.   He graduated from ODU, where he earned an undergraduate degree in biology and a minor in oceanography. His interests extended into botany, environmental sciences and plant physiology.  Always the “waterman” his passion for the outdoors continued to grow with further study into Virginia Beach waterways, conservation issues, wildlife preservation and the Chesapeake Bay. READ MORE