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One-of-a-Kind or Unoriginal? A Look at Custom Pool Builders in Ashburn, Aldie, & Leesburg

Posted On: June 20,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

When it comes to house improvement and backyard projects these days, everyone wants customization. It’s the hottest trend—and for good reason. Homeowners want finished projects that are unique to their property.

Given its popularity, unfortunately, the word “custom” gets thrown around quite a bit. Oftentimes it’s used in circumstances where it’s not really warranted. Among those who are guilty of this, pool builders in the Ashburn, Aldie, and Leesburg, VA area often top the list.

Sometimes, what they’re calling “custom pools” might not really be custom at all.

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The Dirty Truth About Your Lawn Care Struggles: How to Improve Soil Conditions in Northern Virginia

Posted On: June 18,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

Do you feel as though you’re doing all the right things but your lawn still isn’t looking and performing its best? Lawn care problems can be so frustrating, particularly when you can’t figure out what’s going on.

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A Look at the Permit Process When Building an Inground Pool in Loudoun County, VA

Posted On: June 14,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

If you’re thinking about building an inground pool, then you might have put thought into factors such as what you want the pool to look like, what features you’d add to it, and maybe even where you’d like it to be installed.

You may have spent some time daydreaming about how you’ll use it, too. Whether it’s swimming with your kids or hosting more parties, or even lounging or dining poolside as often as possible, you’ve already put some thought into how a pool is going to improve your family’s life.

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7 Tips on Reducing Ticks and Mosquitoes in Your Northern VA Yard

Posted On: May 21,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

Do you feel stressed about the risk of ticks and mosquitoes every time that you go outside? All you want to do is enjoy time outdoors with your friends and family members (including your four-legged ones) but you always have to be on guard about the potential threat lurking in your yard.

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How Many Times? A Schedule for Lawn Fertilizer, Spraying, and Aerating in Ashburn, Aldie, or Leesburg, VA

Posted On: May 14,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

We often get asked about how many times various lawn care services are needed throughout the year. There can be a lot of confusion associated with this—and we get that.

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7 Lawn Care Service Complaints Companies Try to Hide (or Won't Talk About)

Posted On: April 23,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

Finding lawn care services in Ashburn, Aldie, or Leesburg, VA can feel like a difficult decision when there are so many lawn care companies to choose from. Of course, you want to find a company that is going to give you great results so that you won’t have to go through the hassle of canceling (and then finding a new company to work with). You may have heard from friends or neighbors that they’ve been dissatisfied with lawn care services that they’ve hired but you may not know why.

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Facts About Ticks and How to Control Them at Your Northern Virginia Property

Posted On: April 22,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

It’s a scary-but-true fact that tick borne infections are on the rise across the United States and it’s no different here in Northern Virginia. In fact, Loudoun County has specifically taken tough action in terms of preventing Lyme Disease by creating a Lyme Disease Commission and educating people about prevention. It’s a serious issue.

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The 5 Best Pool Builders in Ashburn, Aldie, and Leesburg, VA

Posted On: April 16,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

A pool is one of the most exciting features you could add to your property. It can literally take your backyard to a whole new level of entertainment. It’s a feature that will allow you to make the most of time spent outside—maximizing every hour and enjoying your days (and evenings) to the fullest.

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What's in Organic Tick and Mosquito Control and Can I Just Spray it Myself?

Posted On: April 02,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

Nothing puts a damper on backyard fun faster than mosquitoes and ticks. These pests are not only a nuisance but they’re a legitimate danger, too. Diseases that mosquitoes and ticks carry are serious including West Nile, Dengue, Lyme, Zika, and Malaria, to name just some.

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How Much Does an Infinity Pool Cost? Considering the Price and Possibility in Northern Virginia

Posted On: March 29,2019 By: Todd Thomasson

If you’re considering a pool for your backyard then you might be thinking about how to take it to the next level. After all, you don’t want to end up with a pool that looks like everyone else’s. You want something truly spectacular that makes your family and friends’ jaws drop when they walk into your backyard.

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