Category: Hardscaping

The Benefits of Brick Pavers and Inlays

Brick Patios

Are you daydreaming about ways to transform your outdoor living space or commercial property once spring rolls around? You can do so by having VistaPro Landscape & Design incorporate brick pavers and inlays into your design! We serve Annapolis and the surrounding region, adding elegant brick pavers and inlays to large and small patios, along… Read more »

Tips for Maintaining Brick Pavers

Brick pavers at front door of house

A patio or walkway constructed of brick pavers can add an elegant, eye-catching flair to your home’s exterior. However, to keep brick pavers looking their best, it’s important to maintain them. It’s not difficult to do this, and as long as you stay on top of the maintenance, your pavers will continue to shine for… Read more »

How Much Does Poor Landscaping Hurt Your Homes Value When Selling?

Annapolis Landscape & Hardscape Services

Not only can having poor landscaping result in your home taking longer to sell, but studies show that well landscaped homes can increase the value & appeal while poor landscaping can drastically decrease the actual value of your home. Check out the link below to learn more about why poor landscaping can decrease the value… Read more »

How to Remove Efflorescence from Your Paving Stones

Cleaning paving stones covered in efflorescence

Efflorescence is a deposit of crystalline salts that are normally white. You can often find this substance on the surface of concrete, bricks, clay, and other natural stones. Porous substances are more likely to form efflorescence. These salt deposits are normal and won’t cause damage to your paving stones, but they are not pretty to look at…. Read more »

Which Outdoor Additions Provide the Best Returns on Investment?

The Best ROI for Landscape Designs

Summertime is the best time of the year to spend outdoors in this part of the country. That said, it helps if you’ve got some cool outdoor additions to your property, and it’s even better when those additions add value to it. What are some of the outdoor additions providing the best ROI (return on… Read more »

Tips for Winterizing Your Landscaping Plants

Landscape Winterizing Tips

During winter, the temperatures drop and storms come through Maryland, Virginia, and the Greater DC area. Sleet, ice and snow can cause trouble in so many ways, from car accidents to roof leaks and then some. What about your landscaping and plants outside your house? How will they fare this winter? Applying Fertilizer Now’s a… Read more »

Tips for Keeping Your Patio in Good Shape

Cleaning Patios

If you have a patio in your backyard or around your pool, you and your family probably spend a lot of time walking on it, sitting on it, and using it in other ways throughout the course of the year. This is, of course, what you are supposed to do with your patio, but if… Read more »

The Advantages of Paver Pool Patios

Paver Pool Patios

If you have a pool installed in your backyard, it’s important for you to install a patio pool deck to go along with it. A patio pool deck will allow you and your guests to enjoy your pool for years to come. Nevertheless, when you go to install a patio pool deck, you will realize… Read more »

Choosing Between Brick and Concrete Pavers for a Patio

Choosing Between Brick and Concrete Pavers for a Patio

Though brick and concrete pavers are installed the same way and both offer years of use and durability, there are numerous differences between the two that can influence your choice of materials for your patio. Brick is made from clay that is formed into shape and cured by baking in a kiln. Concrete pavers are… Read more »