How Backyard Landscaping Increases Your Home Value in Northern Virginia

Landscaper in Northern Virginia

Have you considered how home improvements such as a backyard patio can increase your home value?  Enjoying and entertaining in your Northern Virginia home is more fun when you have a well-defined space for outdoor play areas, patio space for seating areas and specialty focal point hardscapes such as fire pits and fireplaces to bring […]

Spring Garden Care Tips in Northern Virginia

Landscaper in McLean, VA

Spring Garden Care Tips in Northern Virginia   The warmer weather days begin to sporadically greet us in Northern Virginia and homeowners should take advantage of these warm days by getting outside and preparing your garden. Start by giving your garden and landscape a walkthrough and identify areas that may need attention. Give your lawn […]

Spring Lawn Care Checklist in Northern Virginia

Lawn Care Maintenance in Arlington, VA

Spring Lawn Care Tips in Northern Virginia Preparing your yard for Spring is essential for keeping your lawn and landscape strong and healthy as the summer heat and possible dry weather approach. The key to having and keeping a vibrant, green and lush lawn and landscape is to act before your lawn shows signs of […]

Hardscape Design Experts in Northern Virginia

Outdoor Kitchen Vienna, VA

O’Grady’s Landscape are experts in hardscape design and installation in Northern Virginia. Since 1991, our certified and specialized masonry team has been transforming Northern Virginia residential properties with outstanding hardscape designs including pool decks, patios, custom seating walls, walkways, steps & landings, outdoor fireplaces and fire pits, outdoor kitchens, retaining walls, landscape lighting and planting […]

Flagstone Patio with Retaining Wall Design and Installation in Arlington, VA

flagstone patio with chairs

Flagstone Patio with Retaining Wall Design and Installation in Arlington, VA Our North Arlington, Virginia clients needed a complete landscape architectural design and installation for their home which would provide function, curb appeal and connect and expand their usable backyard space. Our project began with the area to the side of the driveway which needed […]

Benefits of a Fall Lawn Renovation

Northern VA Lawn Renovation

Benefits of a Fall Lawn Renovation Help your lawn recover this Fall with aeration, overseeding, fertilization and weed control from O’Grady’s Landscape. The end of summer has arrived and your lawn is hopefully still looking green and lush, but it may be appearing a little dull or listless due to summer stressors like heat.  The […]

Landscape Design using Permeable Hardscapes in Northern VA

Permeable retaining wall landscape design

Landscape Design using Permeable Hardscapes Designing your outdoor living oasis has just become more interesting since material options available to homeowners have grown to include permeable hardscape products. Permeable hardscape products are ones that allow for rain and stormwater to seep into the soil rather than running off or pool above. Allowing stormwater to penetrate […]

Walkway Ideas to Boost Curb Appeal in Northern Virginia

Flagstone Steps with Landing and Railings

  Homeowners want to maximize curb appeal but may not always know how to achieve this impact. Adding a thoughtfully designed and installed walkway is the best way to enhance the attractiveness of your home. A walkway path may lead you from a backyard patio to a seated garden area or the ever so important […]

Landscaping Tips to Fend off April Showers

Plant Installation in McLean, VA

So far, April has lived up to its reputation of being a rainy month in Northern Virginia. With some downpours, flash floods, and even a few snow flurries, the weather in April has proven to be a nuisance for homeowners who are struggling to maintain their landscaping. How do you ensure your yard gets enough […]