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Quality landscaping

The Great Outdoors, LLC. provides both residential and commercial landscaping services to property owners throughout Charlottesville and Central Virginia.  We offer high quality landscape design, installation, and maintenance services for the discerning client.  As a full service landscape contractor, we minimize your need to hire multiple companies to complete the job.  

Our Mission:

We are dedicated to providing premier workmanship, quality plants, and outstanding customer service.  Through education and practicing current green industry techniques, we can help our clients get the most out of their landscape at a very competitive price. 


We strive to utilize native plants that are well adapted to our climate which also supports our local ecosystem.  Call us today to arrange an in-home consultation to see how we can help bring nature into your backyard.

Landscape Maintenance, Hardscape & Turf Solutions

We offer solutions for the most demanding sites, whether its an overgrown landscape, weed-choked lawn, need for more outdoor living space, or simply a drainage issue, we can help.


You have only one shot at that critical 'first impression'. Make it a great one! The landscaping of your property is the first thing noticed by friends and visitors, and that's where we come in.


Put our staff of highly-trained and certified professionals to work to produce and maintain an aesthetically pleasing, properly functioning landscape. 




Certifications & Training

When you call the Great Outdoors to help you can rest assured you're hiring a quality company. 


  • The Great Outdoors is a certified Horticulturist by the VNLA (Virginia Nursery & Landscape Association).  

  • We are a Virginia Certified Landscape Designer by the VSLD (Virginia Society of Landscape Designers). 

  • We are an active member of the PLA (Piedmont Landscape Association).  

  • We are certified by the VDACS (Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer services).

  • We are licensed by Virginia's DPOR (Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation) 



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