Pest & Plant – The Art of Attraction

Pest & Plant – The Art of Attraction

As we begin to shake off what will hopefully be the last of a wet, snowy season, days are becoming longer and warmer, the buds are breaking on trees, and blooms are unfolding from their winter retreats. Along with all these beautiful natural forerunners of spring come...
How To Protect Your Home from Stormwater

How To Protect Your Home from Stormwater

Stormwater Management is a pervasive issue in Alexandria and across the DC Metropolitan Region. It should not be a surprise though. The DMV is after all located within the watershed of our nation’s largest estuary, the Chesapeake Bay. Beneath our feet, under our...
Old Town Brick Permeable Patio Redesign

Old Town Brick Permeable Patio Redesign

Introduction The purpose of this work is to outline the scope of a project completed June-July 2019 in Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia. The project provided substantial improvements to the sustainability of the property by installing a permeable hardscape and...
Sustainable Landscape Tips for Winter

Sustainable Landscape Tips for Winter

As the beauty of fall fades away to the clear chill of winter, it’s time to begin making preparations for the months ahead. With people spending more of their time indoors, needs outside in the landscape often get overlooked. The winter season presents plenty of...