McLean Services

Landscape Design

Did you know that Mclean district’s yearly temperature is 15.39ºC (59.7ºF) and it is 2.75% higher than the United States’s average temperature. McLean typically receives about 65.11 millimeters (2.56 inches) of precipitation and has 128.55 rainy days (35.22% of the time) annually. Source We believe our Mclean landscape design process is tailored to these precipitation averages and can the landscaping designer can conform to almost any McLean homeowner needs.  Whether you need a simple walkway or a full property master plan juggling a broad array of elements, we have a process that is low-stress, goal oriented, and crafted around your short-term and long term-goals.  Here is what the process looks like:

After you contact us, we will schedule a phone consultation between you and one of our Landscape Architects.  Our landscape designers be asking you a wide range of questions starting with where you are located in Mclean and what your project timeline goals are.  Once we get through the basics to ensure we are a great fit for you, we’ll ask you for your landscaping goals, priorities, problems, property strengths, property weaknesses, and all the details on what you are looking for from us. Learn more about our Landscape Designer services in Mclean. 

Fire Pits

Fire Pits create a fun and memorable ambiance for you, your family and your friends to enjoy together. Almost every client that calls our office is interested in a fire feature of some kind for their McLean, VA home.  Whether it be a fire pit, fire table or chimney, people are enchanted with the idea of sitting around an open flame with family and friends.  Most clients have an idea of what they are looking for but are unaware of all of the options available to them.  It’s also very difficult to have an expectation of cost unless you’ve been through this fire pit designer process before. McLean, VA fire pit installation is something of a specialty for us. Learn more about fire pit installation in McLean, VA.

Landscape Lighting Installation

Out of all of the outdoor landscaping and hardscaping project elements that we successfully design and install, outdoor lighting is frequently the most popular project for McLean homeowners.  Not only does it extend the aesthetic appeal of your landscape from only daylight hours into a 24/7 attraction, it also adds a certain ambiance to your home. Learn more about Landscape Installation in McLean, VA.

Outdoor Kitchens

Outdoor Kitchens have become a very popular luxury item for many families.  An outdoor kitchen opens the options for cooking and are a great way to stay cool when the temperatures are hot outside. Outdoor kitchen designs can take many different shapes and forms and therefore many different cost price points which may make it of value to you as a home owner.

The first logical step is to determine and prioritize what components you want on your outdoor kitchen.  You may be somebody that simply wants a nice grill and some countertop space.  Conversely, you may want a sink, refrigerator, raised bar, side burner, etc.  Making this new space perfectly compatible both with your McLean, VA home and your entertaining or cooking needs is a priority. Learn more about outdoor kitchen construction in McLean, VA.


In order to plan your new patio properly, there are a lot of things for us to consider. The first step is to consult with your local municipality and HOA to make sure we plan the patio within the local building guidelines. Believe it or not, several of our local municipalities have lot coverage restrictions that won’t allow you to have a patio. In many cases, we can plan around these guidelines. Our vast experience constructing patios in McLean makes us a valuable resource for this phase. Learn more about patio construction in McLean, VA.


Just like with patios the first set to planning your deck, is to consult with your local Mclean municipality and HOA property advisor to make sure the deck is planned within the building guidelines.  These guidelines may concern building setbacks, height restrictions, lot coverage thresholds and other varies regulatory obstacles. 

The second step in the deck builder process is to determine spatially what you and your family need to achieve your goals.  How will you use this deck?  What type of furniture will be placed on the deck?  Who are you entertaining on an average day?  Will there be a grill, smoker, green egg, potted plants, party lights, decorative lights, electrical outlets, etc? There are lots of questions that must be answered before starting a deck.  All of our experience makes us a perfect fit for ensure everything is asked and taken care of before construction.  Learn more about deck builder in McLean, VA.