Category Archive

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

Think Outside the Box for Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner, although thanks to advertising and retail stores, you'd think it's been here for months.  I saw my first Christmas decorations in our local Walgreen's store the week before Halloween.  It really did bother me a bit, rushing the season like that, but when we got hit with a freak snowstorm on October 29 I ...

11-11-11 : 11 Tips for a Stress Free Spring

Finally, the day that everyone has been talking about all year has arrived - 11/11/11.  So in honor of this auspicious day, I thought it might be fun to make a list of 11 things to smooth your transition through the winter and into next spring.  Most of the tips are for your lawn and landscape, but I threw in ...

“Goodnight Irene……

...... goodnight Irene.  I'll see you in my dreams."  Huddie Ledbetter   Irene just as she made landfall in the CarolinasHurricane Irene has now come and gone in the Northeast, but her aftermath will be with us for months to come.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all who are dealing with flooding and personal loss, and our deepest sympathies ...

Rain, rain in the drain, hopefully

Today is a visually stunning spring day in Wyckoff, NJ - the sky is the most beautiful blue with just a smattering of puffy clouds.  It is a welcome sight after the many days of continual rain and drizzle we just had.  As much as I am itching to start writing about all things green, a soggy wet area in ...

Landscape Design

landscape Design and Build

Landscape Design Features Enhance Your Property The demand and trends for hardscapes and outdoor living spaces continues to grow in Bergen County, NJ. According to a survey done by the American Institute of Architects, 60% of respondents said that they noticed an increase in outdoor living, making it one of the most popular remodeling categories for home improvements. Creating an outdoor …