In-Depth, Expert Tips

Here at Rock Water Farm, we're all about sharing our experience and expertise. We know that homeowners in Ashburn, Aldie, and Leesburg, VA have lots of great questions when it comes to caring for their properties. That's why we've created these helpful guides and tip sheets. Feel free to browse the resources below and check back frequently, as we'll be adding more of them in the future.


Landscape DLandscape Design Planning Guide

Your Roadmap from Dreams to Reality

Whether you are dreaming of a property overhaul, new pool area, or a draw-dropping backyard oasis, we know the process can seem intimidating. The design experience is full of exciting twists and turns and adventure along the way. But in order to successfully get to your final destination, you'll need some good directions.

In this guide, we'll help you explore some ideas to transform the outdoor areas around your home, discuss how to dream big even when you're on a limited budget, and give you tips on how to make sure you and your landscape designer can get you exactly where you hope to go.


Patio Planning Worksheet for Ashburn, Aldie, and Leesburg, VAThe Ultimate Landscape Maintenance Guide

Expert Tips for a Tidy Property

Having an amazing looking property doesn't just happen on its own. Weeds invade, shrubs over-grow, and all sorts of pests can turn a prestine landscape into a disaster. In order to keep your property in Northern Virginia looking its best, someone will need to make sure essential tasks are performed at just the right times throughout each year.

This guide will help you understand the best tactics to deal with weeds, how to care for plantings in your landscape, and give you tips for managing irrigation, pests, and more. Whether you try to tackle some or all of these tasks yourself or hire a landscaping company for help, this guide will educate you on how to care for your landscaping investment.


Lawn care tips for Ashburn, Aldie, and Leesburg, VA12 Lawn Care Tips for the Best Yard on the Block

Strategies to Make Your Neighbors Green with Envy

Want a lawn that you can't wait to walk barefoot across and wiggle your toes in the lush, green grass? We've got you covered. This tip sheet outlines the best lawn care tasks to get turf that will turn heads. 

In this tip sheet you'll better understand how somewhat simple tasks, like mowing, can drastically impact your grass' appearance and health. You'll also learn some pro secrets that can help you improve color, thickness, and resistance to insects and weeds. We'll even cover some of the questions you should ask a local lawn care company if you're trying to find a reliable professional to get the lawn of your dreams.


Patio planning worksheet for Ashburn, Aldie, & Leesburg, VAPerfect Patio Planning Worksheet

Unique Solutions for All Budgets & Backyards

Ready to start doing your research about creating a backyard patio? Make sure it ends up being that perfect space for entertaining and relaxing, even if it's hard to picture exactly what it should look like.

This worksheet will help you discover what you truly want and need in your backyard space and how to make sure your landscape designer can make your patio dreams become a reality.