8 Ways to Make Your Backyard a Summer Paradise

Summer is the season to be outdoors. It’s the perfect time for backyard barbecues, neighborhood socials, and late-night evenings on the patio. You don’t need to travel to a luxurious and exotic location to enjoy spending time outdoors. Make your own backyard in Fairfax County a summer paradise with these eight simple suggestions.

  1. Inspect and Update Wooden Decks
  2. Purchase Patio Furniture and Essentials
  3. Add Colorful Cushions and Pillows
  4. Get a Rug for the Patio
  5. Install Outdoor Lighting
  6. Make the Backyard Private
  7. Update Your Landscaping
  8. Secure Outdoor Belongings

Summer is a wonderful time to relax and enjoy being outdoors. Update your own backyard and you’ll have access to a private paradise any time you want.

Properties in Fairfax County

$639,800 at Buckleys Reserve
$639,800 at Buckleys Reserve
$450,000 at Winterport
$450,000 at Winterport
$998,000 at Pohick Station
$998,000 at Pohick Station

Source: 8 Ways to Make Your Backyard a Summer Paradise

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Will Nesbitt

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Will is the principal broker of Nesbitt Realty and Condo Alexandria. He is licensed in anywhere in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but focuses on those communities found in and around Alexandria, Arlington, Mount Vernon and Springfield/Franconia. Will has been involved in real estate management, sales and investment for more than twenty years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army. While in the army, he studied Russian at Monterey's Defense Language Institute. He is also a "veteran of the dotcom wars" and built most of the sites associated with NesbittRealty.com Will currently resides in Belle Haven Estates just outside Old Town, overlooking New Alexandria. He is a former president of the Mount Vernon Youth Athletic Association and founded the Alexandria Fun with Friends Group. Will is the author of BattlestorM, a tabletop fantasy game, which was published by Ral Partha Publishing in the late '90's, and Arthur's Realm, a boardgame available at the Gamecrafter.