Top 5 Things to Make Your Landscape Fit for Spring in Northern VA

Dry Stacked Stone Wall Design Great Falls Virginia

Top 5 Things to Make Your Landscape Fit for Spring in Northern VA Northern Virginia residential homeowners often ask us at O’Grady’s Landscape what should be done in the wintertime to have a lush and beautiful lawn and landscape for the spring. Now is a good time of the year to assess your lawn and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Landscape Lighting Benefits in Northern VA

Outdoor Lighting in Northern Virginia by O'Grady's Landscape

LANDSCAPE LIGHTING BENEFITS AND OPTIONS What are the benefits of landscape lighting and what are my options? The final touch to any residential landscape project is to capture that attraction day and night. Outdoor Lighting is a critical step in the art of transforming the look of your home and it is often an overlooked […]

Why Do Seating Walls Work?

Seating wall with flagstone top and paver patio in North Arlington.

In the last few years, seating walls have become one of the more popular landscape elements for Northern Virginia homeowners, even out-performing the wave of popularity enjoyed by all stone work. The Benefits of Seat Walls We believe sitting walls have become popular for a number of reasons. First and most obviously, they provide additional […]