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Choosing A New Jersey Pool Contractor

The first step in having a seamless experience with building your own swimming pool is choosing a qualified pool contractor. Experienced, dependable pool contractors are out there, but you need to do your research so you can select the best one for your budget, timeline and personal needs. Review Contractors, Narrow Down Your Search To begin your search, start off ...

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 ...

How to Choose a Bergen County Lawn Care Company

All lawn care companies are not the same. Thanks to the Google, you no longer have to pull a name from a phone book, but it can still be challenging to select the best lawn care company based on a website. How do you know if the company is licensed, bonded and insured? What training do the technicians have? Are ...

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 Slopes

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 ...

Tips for Designing the Perfect Outdoor Kitchen in Bergen County

For some people, summer wouldn’t be complete without a healthy dose of entertaining. If you love to barbecue, an outdoor kitchen is the perfect feature for your home. Today’s outdoor kitchens are comprised of far more than a cooler and grill. You can include all the features of an indoor kitchen, and more if you choose. For some people, their ...

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 ...