terraseeding

Terraseeding Your Property

By Jon Zelewski Fall is the ideal time to seed your lawn. There are different techniques for seeding and depending on your turf’s needs there may be more than one technique that will work best ...

Residential landscape

Benefits of Turfgrass: 11 Fun Facts

A lush, green lawn is very appealing. To maintain a well manicured lawn it takes time and quite a bit of work. If you are reading this blog, you are either already putting in that ...

pruning hydrangea

How to Prune Hydrangeas

By Brittany, Landscape Designer Hydrangeas are, by far, the number one plant everyone wants me to incorporate into their design.  Who wouldn’t want one, they are so beautiful!  These beauties also happen to be a diva of ...

Clifton Virginia retaining walls

Hardscapes: An Element of Beauty

By Marta, Landscape Designer Hardscapes are an important portion of your landscape and should provide utility and function without compromising beauty.  Done properly, hardscapes offer an element of beauty and can make the difference between ...

small backyard landscape

Landscape Options for Small Areas

The biggest misconception homeowners have is that their yard is too small for a creative landscape plan. The backyard of a town house or a small side yard may seem restricted to straight borders, which can ...

Landscape design

Why Do I Need a Landscape Design?

How Your Landscape Project Will Benefit from a Landscape Design By Brittany, Landscape Designer Are you asking yourself, 'Why do I need a landscape design?' There is a common misconception with landscape design, in which ...

watering new plantings

Watering Instructions for New Plantings

Watering during the first growing season and through the establishment period that a tree/shrub is planted is crucial for it's survival. We strongly recommend our clients follow these watering instructions for new plantings that have ...

brick walkway

Paver vs Brick Walkway: Which Should You Choose?

By Brittany, Landscape Designer Are you contemplating paver vs brick for your new walkway? There are many material choices for walkway installations. Most commonly in an area with many brick front homes I see a ...