Category Archive

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

How Often Should I Cut My Lawn?

Now that spring is here, you may be curious as to what your lawn needs to be healthy, strong and vibrant. One of the most basic tasks that a lawn requires is mowing. If you haven’t mastered the basics of mowing, don’t be discouraged. It’s never too late to learn about caring for a lawn in the proper manner. Your ...

Bird Friendly Plantings in New Jersey

If you are interested in creating a bird-friendly environment in your backyard, all you need to do is choose plants, flowers and trees that provide food, shelter and comfort. Your outdoor space will become a haven for birds, and you get to enjoy the beauty of these winged creatures year round. Let’s take a look at plantings that are conducive ...

Planning for a New Landscape in Bergen County

Spring is in the air! Before long, you’ll be enjoying longer days outdoors and extra time in the sun. In order to make the most of this warm weather, it’s helpful to have a yard that facilitates outside fun. If you’ve struggled to make your backyard space the social gathering place you intended, it may be time for some updates. ...

What is the Correct Fertilizer for My Lawn?

Lawn fertilizer is needed when the grass requires extra nutrients that are not available in the soil. By applying fertilizer, you’re enriching the soil so that the grass can develop strong roots and a healthy color. Fortunately, lawn fertilization is simple to do. Most homeowners can handle this maintenance step on their own, or they can hire an experienced lawn ...

How to Choose a Lawn Maintenance Company in Bergen County

If you need help caring for your lawn, a lawn maintenance company can help you reach your goals. Since you will be paying for the service each month, you want to make sure that you choose the best company for your needs. Reviewing local companies online, asking the right questions and being honest about your needs will go a long ...

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 ...