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Increase Your Bergen County Home Security With Landscape Lighting

Full Landscape Lighting

A well-designed landscape lighting home security system helps make your home and family significantly safer. With a recent increase in burglaries in Bergen County poorly-lit homes can be an easy target, where they are less likely to be detected. Having a functional exterior home lighting system installed, including floodlights and motion sensors, is the best way to protect your home and …

Preparing Your Landscape for Winter in Bergen County

Winter is here! Now that it is December, it’s time to get serious about the winter season. Most of us have a habit of putting off this weather, but each year we’re reminded of what winter brings: bitter cold temperatures, mounds of snow and high winds. Now is the best time to prep your landscape for the long winter season ...

Hiring a Landscape Designer in Bergen County, New Jersey

Bluestone Paver Patio A landscape designer in Bergen County can help you create a beautiful backyard while making the best use out of the outdoor space that you have at your Northern New Jersey home. It can be hard for the untrained eye to know where to start or how to execute the perfect backyard space. Landscape designers have a knack for beautifying landscapes and adding ...

Horizon Outdoor Kitchen Projects Published In The Record – North Jersey

Bob and Barbara Roth with the pizza oven and standard grill in the backyard of the home in Allendale. Outdoor kitchens offer entertaining options. Bob Roth had your basic Weber grill on a small patio in his Allendale backyard. He wanted more. Now he's got a 10-foot-long barbecue island with a built-in grill and a built-in pizza oven, surrounded by ...

The Perfect Backyard For A Memorial Day Barbecue

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer Longer days, warm weather and abundant sunshine are just some of the things that people love most about this season in New Jersey. Summer is also a time for enhancing your outdoor space into a perfect backyard for entertaining. Between Father’s Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day and everything in between, …

Designing a Perfect Outdoor Kitchen in Bergen County

Outdoor Bar and Kitchen Wyckoff

Outdoor Kitchen Designs Outdoor kitchens in New Jersey are becoming very popular, and for good reason. With an outdoor kitchen, your home will increase in value and sell easier in the future. You will also build many memories as your home becomes a hub for impromptu get-togethers, summer holidays and barbecues. The best outdoor kitchen designs are as functional as …

Working with a New Jersey Landscape Designer

Professional landscape contractors have many jobs, and assisting customers with the redesign of their outdoor space is one of them. If you’ve decided to update your yard, it’s a smart idea to hire a landscape designer so that you get the yard of your dreams. Similar to the inside of your home, the outside is an investment that will give your ...

Increase Your Bergen County Property Value by Installing Pavers

Pavers are an excellent choice for any outdoor space because of their beauty, durability and affordability. Installing pavers that will complement your space can be difficult, though, since there is such a wide selection available. While the final decision will be up to you, we have broken down the most popular pavers by material, as well as their pros, cons and ...

Where Do I Locate My Swimming Pool?

Building a swimming pool is an exciting adventure, but this is one journey that you want to go smoothly. Proper planning can really pay off in this instance and allow you to enjoy your pool more. As you work on your design plans, think about the best location for your swimming pool and other important installation considerations. Know the Rules ...

How to Pick Path Lights for Your Property

Path lights are designed to light up paths, walkways, driveways and other perimeters around the home. While they certainly look aesthetically pleasing, their main goal is to guide people around your property safely. Below are some tips for selecting the best path lights for your home. Know the Function of Path Lights What is the purpose of adding path lights ...