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Below you'll find a list of all posts that have been categorized as “Design & Construction”

My Arborvitae are Bending Over from the Snow!

Arborvitaes are conifer, evergreen trees, and they look absolutely stunning in the winter months with fresh snow glistening on the branches. While these trees are low maintenance and can withstand harsh weather conditions, they can be affected by heavy snowfall. In fact, some homeowners are disappointed to see that when they shake off the excess snow from the branches, the ...

Best Christmas Present: An Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor Kitchen Patio Are you looking for an amazing Christmas present for that someone special who has everything? Maybe that someone special is your partner or spouse, and you want to make an investment that will keep on giving. For people who love to entertain and spend time outdoors, an outdoor kitchen is a holiday gift that is beyond compare. The winter season ...

Enhance your Bergen County Landscape with an Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor Kitchen, Bar, and BBQ Wyckoff Fall is officially here! It’s time for football games and breezy afternoon barbecues. If you didn’t give your home the attention it deserved over the summer, use the next few months to make some changes. Building an outdoor kitchen is an excellent way to add function and practicality to your outside space while increasing the value of your home. Outdoor ...

Creative Tips for Working with Sloped Yard

Homes situated on slopes look stunning, and when the right landscaping and hardscaping is chosen, the home is defined even more. If you have a home that sits on slopes, you may find the space to be challenging to work with. Fortunately, there is plenty that you can do to enhance the look of your home while keeping it easy ...

Hardscaping Features To Enhance Your Property

Hardscaping refers to any type of landscaping done on paved areas like streets, sidewalks, patios and walkways. It’s becoming more popular in residential areas thanks to a strong emphasis on curb appeal and increased home value. Since hardscaping takes careful precision, it’s best to work with a professional landscaping company on big projects. StoneMakers is an excellent brand that produces ...

How to Create a Successful Hardscape

Hardscaping refers to stone and paved areas like walkways, steps and patios. It’s just as important as traditional landscaping, but there are a few unique considerations to keep in mind since you’ll be working along edges of lawns, plant beds, and tree lines. When done professionally, hardscaping enhances the look of an outdoor space and adds curb appeal. Here are some ...

What Can I Plant in the Spring in New Jersey?

c/o: John Byer Even though the snow has just cleared, there are plenty of things that you can start planting in your garden in late March and early April. The temperatures will be warming up and the last frost will come soon enough, which is generally in the month of May for New Jersey residents. Let’s take a look at ...

Making Gardening a Family Friendly Spring Activity

c/o: babykrul Gardening is a great activity for the whole family, and it already comes with built-in fun thanks to all the digging and raking in the dirt. Gardening is great for kids of all ages. It gets them outdoors in the fresh air and having fun while learning about plants, flowers and trees. Below are some creative ways to ...

Top 10 Tools Every New Jersey Gardener Needs

c/o: Fran Linden Whether you’re an avid gardener or just getting started with a new hobby, there are certain gardening tools that every gardener needs. As we ease into the spring, now is a great time to get the tools you need and have everything in order. You’ll beat the crowds and have full access to all types of tools ...

March To-Do List for Your New Jersey Garden

c/o: Roberto V. We’re nearly halfway through March, and many of us are thinking spring. Fortunately, you can start getting to work this month, as there is plenty to do to prep your New Jersey garden for the spring. We’ll tell you how. Step 1: Order your seeds Now is a great time to purchase the seeds you want so ...