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When you go outside, are you disappointed with what you see in your Fairfax VA yard and patio? A lot of people do not think they have enough time and money to make their yards look better. However, you'll be surprised with how simple it can be to make a difference in your yard. Here are a few steps to get you started.
You need to decide how much design you actually want in your landscape. While it's less costly to build a square deck or patio, it is not worth it if you don't like the outcome, and if you don't use it as a result. You may wish to hire a designer to help you create something you can use and that adds to your home's value.
Do not forget your hardscape when it comes to your landscaping plans. A Fairfax VA patio is an important aspect in your landscape's appearance. There are many options for patios that include stone designs or woods that coordinate with the colors of your trees, shrubs and flowers.
You may be able to save some money by sticking with a square or rectangular patio or garden, but the money that you save could be lessening the appeal of the area. It may be in your best interest to spend a little more to add some attractive shapes so you are happier with the finished product.
If you are utilizing large plants, remember that they will create shadows. Shadows created by larger plants can also shade your patio and your house against the summertime heat. Make sure you do not place any smaller plants in this shadow.
Having a yard that makes you happy has the ability to change your mood. You will love pulling up to your home and observing the beautiful landscape and using your new patio. Contact Dominion Hardscapes to discuss your plans for a Fairfax VA Patio today.