Happy Thanksgiving!

    We have much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving: Our clients and friends for your patronage and support this year. Our office staff for keeping everything running, day in and day out. Our crews for their hard work and craftsmanship. Our vendors for supplying us with the best material and services. Our loyal customers that come back, year …

Landscaping Potomac Backyard Renovation

[imagebrowser id=2] Here is what the happy homeowner had to say: “After multiple basement floods and a serious backyard-grading problem, we were referred to Great American Landscapes by a friend. We began working with Sam and it was immediately apparent that he is part landscape designer, but more of an artist. His vision for our backyard was clear, creative, & …

Summer Landscape Enhancements | Potomac, MD

Summer Landscape Enhancements More Color It’s not too late to add a burst of color to your garden. Fill in open areas with summer/fall blooming perennials, or even ornamental grasses. If your garden is full, but lacking seasonal interest, we can do potted annual or perennial arrangements that will brighten up any corner! Extend Beds Do you have areas of …

Spring Flowers

It’s time to welcome spring! This post is dedicated to the arrival of spring, and with that we are going to list some spring flowers that you can start planting now to truly welcome in the new season. Spring Flowers: 1. Daffodil – these bright yellow flowers scream spring! For any spring garden the daffodil is a must. You can …

Spring is Here!

Spring is here! And to make sure you are ready for the new season Great American Landscapes has some great ideas that you can do yourself, or have us do! Check it out right below:   SPRING CHECKLIST: 1. Welcome in the new weather and season with a fresh coat of paint. Winter may have worn out your deck’s color …

Proud To Announce

Kevin O’Neill, our President and Founder at Great American Landscapes, has been selected for the second year in a row to be on the Board of Directors for the Landscape Contractors Association (LCA).  His leadership is an inspiration to his employees and to other industry professionals.  Congratulations Kevin! A little bit of information about the LCA: Founded in 1967, the …

Hardscaping: What to consider?

 Hardscaping:  What to consider?   Hardscaping offers many different options and can create a beautiful new outdoor room on your property.  Your options can range from a sleek Bluestone patio, pavers, brick walkways, to a rugged dry-stacked garden wall, and so many more!  So where do you start?   Timing There are significant benefits to designing and contracting for Hardscape …