Backyard Design-Build Services in Northern Virginia, Maryland & Washington, DC

As an extension of your home’s interior, your backyard should reflect your unique taste and lifestyle. With professional landscape design services, you can realize the true potential of your backyard whether you desire a calming oasis, space for entertaining or a place to relax with friends and family.

Wheat’s Landscape is a full-service landscape design-build and maintenance firm, proudly serving homeowners throughout Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Since our inception in 1978, we have worked hard to establish and maintain our stellar reputation as one of the premier landscaping firms in the area.

Call us today at 703-641-4790 to schedule a consultation or view our online portfolio of award-winning designs for inspiration. 

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Custom luxury outdoor patio & pool area in Northern Virginia

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Backyard Landscape Design Ideas

Your backyard is filled with endless opportunities, and the team of experts at Wheat’s can help to turn your vision of a more functional, aesthetically pleasing outdoor space into reality. Our transformations will improve the value of your home while adding to the usable square footage, with ideas that include:

Outdoor Kitchens

Outdoor kitchen design brings all the convenience of cooking indoors to your backyard, so you can spend more time with your friends and family and less time running back and forth to prepare a meal. Features of your kitchen design may include:

  • Grill
  • Cooktop
  • Oven
  • Countertops
  • Cabinetry
  • Lighting
  • Sink
  • Refrigerator
  • Flooring
  • And more


Adding a pool to your existing landscape can be a complicated venture, but with pool design services from Wheat’s, you can be confident that your new addition will compliment your landscape and lifestyle while ensuring it is structurally sound.

Patios & Decks

Create the ultimate backyard escape with a custom-designed outdoor patio, perfect for entertaining or relaxing under the stars.

Fire Features

An outdoor fire pit or custom fireplace can help to keep you warm on cool fall evenings and provide the perfect gathering place for roasting marshmallows or engaging in conversation.


Active families can benefit from the addition of any of the following recreational areas for healthy backyard living, including:

  • Basketball courts
  • Tennis courts
  • Batting cages
  • Pitching mounds
  • And more!

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How Much Does It Cost to Have a Landscape Designed?

One of the most important considerations for your backyard landscape is the budget. During your initial consultation with our landscape experts, we will listen to your ideas and goals for your outdoor space to gain an understanding of your expectations with the finished product. The cost of professional landscape design can vary greatly, depending on a number of important factors, including:

Property Dimensions

The bigger or more complex the property is, the more time that is required to plan the landscape design or to address any challenges or environmental concerns.

Scope of Work

The design and construction fees will depend upon the type and number of features included in the project, as each element of the landscape design requires thoughtful planning and coordination from inception to completion.


You can expect to pay a bit more for the services of an experienced, accredited landscape design firm with an impressive portfolio, although the additional cost is typically reflected in the quality of the work.

Schedule a Consultation for a Backyard Remodel in Northern Virginia

With 40 years of experience and a commitment to excellence in quality and design, you can trust the experts at Wheat’s Landscape to provide you with the highest level of service at every stage of the design and remodeling process.

Call us today at 703-641-4790 to learn more or contact us online and let us know how we can help.

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“Everything always exceeds our expectations. Everything was done perfectly. Everyone was happy to be there. You have an excellent crew and business.” M.L.
“We were fortunate enough to find a company that has just finished doing a fabulous job in our back yard. Wheat’s did exceptionally high quality work, were extremely responsive and wonderful to work with.” D.G.
“I really like the communication, and the responsiveness. It is great to have a company that is there when you need them, and to have the comfort of knowing the property is well-maintained.” M.B.
“Well you all have quite a reputation for the quality of your work in my neighborhood. It’s just beautiful! Wheat’s is a legend around here.” R.B.

Why Choose Wheat’s Landscape?

One integrated team from start to finish
Year-round management service
Design + build + maintenance from one seasoned firm

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Award Winning Projects

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