SURROUNDS Landscape Architecture + Construction

Areas Served
DC Metro Area

Business Description
Surrounds Landscape Architecture + Construction is a high-end design/build firm comprised of Registered Landscape Architects, skilled craftsmen, and experienced landscape crewmen all joined together as one team to serve the needs of homeowners who envision an outdoor living environment that will be the envy of their neighbors and friends.

One of our experienced Landscape Architects will consult with you one on one to achieve the perfect concept for your home. This design will be inspired by your personal style and taste, making each project unique while complimenting the existing architectural character and local topography. Then, our team will work flawlessly together to move your project from paper to reality with stunning results.

Whether you want the natural tranquility of an organic design with free flowing water over massive boulders, or the refined beauty of a formal setting, contact Surrounds today to find out what we can do for you.
Sterling, VA US 
Jesse Edwards 
21580 Blackwood Ct.,
Sterling, Virginia,
United States, 20166 
(703) 430-6058 
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Good point! Our first set of solar yard lights purchased about 8 years ago used CdS (photo) cells. The first thing to go bad was the thin coating applied over the solar cell and CdS cell. The CdS cell then corroded. I replaced these cells, installed new solar cells, and replaced the batteries (2 AA NiCads) to keep them going to this day. They have stainless steel housings and glass reflectors, but the rest is/was junk. The newer ones out today are so much better.
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Christian Nommesen
@szrick, thanks a lot for your comments. It's great knowing the background of why my new solar lamps from the same company no longer have the little photocells on top. I appreciate you opening up a little mystery. I love the way technology is always evolving the things we use every day.
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Chad and the entire surrounds team really delivered on an incredible backyard renovation. We went into the project with concerns about utilizing a new contract...
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Barry, We wanted to share with you our appreciation for the outstanding work done by John Peer and his crew in the execution of phase 2 of the landscape proj...
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I hired Chad at Surrounds, because I was looking for someone who could transform our backyard into another area for entertaining. We trusted him. He worked cl...
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