2016 Grand Award in Landscape

We are winners of a 2016 Grand Award in Landscape by the Landscape Contractors Association.  Our company has provided year-round comprehensive maintenance services for over 13 years to The Heights School, 20-acre private boys’ school in Potomac, Maryland. The maintenance scope includes not only the typical turf management, ornamental plant care, and annual flower planting, but also water retention pond …

Cool Backyard Elements

Want to mix up your yard? Add something big to make your backyard a place to relax, entertain, and spend quality time with loved ones. It doesn’t have to be all grass and plants, build something spectacular so your yard stands out!   Pool A swimming pool is always a hit, with kids and adults alike. Even if you have …

Fall Landscaping Tips & Reminders

In the fall, you might think raking the leaves and taking down the Halloween decorations is all the landscaping you need to do. But fall landscaping is extremely important for prepping your lawn for winter, and guaranteeing you have lush grass to enjoy in the spring! Rake and remove the leaves in the yard- This helps to avoid damage to …

How to Avoid Lawn Damage on Halloween

When you’ve got a perfectly manicured lawn and landscaping in your front yard, figuring out how to decorate for Halloween and greet trick-or-treaters without wreaking havoc can be tough. Here’s a few tips to avoid lawn damage this Halloween.   Clear a Path Make a clearly defined path for kids to take. Line it with lights or other decorations for …

Why You Should Plant Trees

Are you looking for a small way to make a big impact in your landscaping? Up your curb appeal with this one step – plant a tree! Trees offer a variety of both environmental and aesthetic benefits to your front or back yard.   Trees screen views – They help muffle sound from nearby streets, and create an eye-soothing canopy …

Perennials 101

Perennials are the backbone of most flower gardens because they come back year after year. Unlike annuals that must be replanted each year, hardy perennials die at the end of their growth season, and then re-grow from the same roots the following year. Perennial flowers are hardy, dependable performers. They are easy to care for and provide a wide variety …

Boost Your Curb Appeal This Fall

If you’re hoping to sell your home this fall, you need to make sure you home is looking great! Boosting your curb appeal is the best way to make home-seekers stop and check out your house. A great landscape design is the number one way you can bring your home from ok to must-buy. These are a few things you …

Smart Irrigation

Summer may be coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean you should stop trying to use environmentally-friendly watering practices! Smart irrigation tips are the best way to conserve water and lower your water bill each month.   Change the watering schedule for weather and season Get to know the settings on the irrigation controller and adjust the watering schedule …

Save Water In Your Yard

Saving in water in your yard this summer not only trims your water bill, but also saves this precious resource. If you’re not ready for a full drought-resistant landscape, try some of these tips to reduce your impact in the meantime.   Choose native plants Ask your landscape experts and do some research to determine which plants are native to …