Author: Northern Virginia Landscaping

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Design Your Driveway & Come Home to a New View

Most new homeowners settle for the generic driveway provided by their builders or accept the driveway previous homeowners installed. However, if you are not a fan of the bland or crumbling concrete slab and prefer to invest in your property

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Drainage & Grading

What You Should Know About Landscape Drainage

If you notice that your yard undergoes a dramatic transformation during significant rainstorms, it might have drainage problems. Perhaps water and mud collect in it during storms, or run-off from neighboring properties tends to run into your landscape. Beyond the

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Top Environmentally Friendly Landscape Features

Despite what others may argue, no one-size-fits-all method exists for sustainable landscaping. The “traditional” approach revolved around making a yard cosmetically pleasing. However, contemporary landscaping goes far beyond an immediate-use design. Many homeowners wish to work with nature rather than

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Hardscaping

How to Choose a Patio for Your Home

Patios are a practical addition to nearly any landscape design. They provide a flat surface for comfortable leisure—fundamental to outdoor living. Plus, given the diversity of eco-friendly materials available, you can create a non-harmful design that accommodates your lifestyle. Then,

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