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

Reviving Your Landscape after a Harsh Winter

Lawn and Ornamental Care

It’s been a rough season, thanks to a record low temperatures and winter and spring snowstorms bearing down on warmth-deprived Bergen County. The good news is that it’s time to start thinking about the lawn and looking forward to getting back out of doors. These winter lawn care tips can help with dead grass repair as you look forward to …

Lawn Care for Every Season: Calendar for What Your Lawn Needs

Lawn care and maintenance

Caring for your lawn is a year-round job in Bergen County, NJ. By maintaining your lawn consistently, you’ll be able to spot minor problems before they become big ones and prevent common lawn problems such as weeds, infestations or disease. Follow these tips in our seasonal calendar to make sure your lawn stays green and thriving. Early Spring: February – …

8 Fall Landscape Tips To Prepare Your Trees, Shrubs and Plants for Winter

trees and shrubs

Do you dread winter’s harsh treatment on your trees, shrubs and landscape?  Do you want your lawn to spring back to health and fullness come next March and April? Winter weather, such as drying winds or ice and snow, don’t have to damage your evergreen shrubs and trees this year. You can get a head start on spring by giving …

4 Benefits of Planting in the Fall in Bergen County

Fall Planting and Sod

Fall Planting & Sod For Your Landscape The goal for any Fall planting installation, including sod, is to develop deep root systems. Plants need access to water and food during the cold, winter months. In this blog, you’ll discover why fall is the best time to add new plantings and sod to your New Jersey property. 4 Reasons for Fall …

Lawn Care Tips To Increase Curb Appeal in Bergen County

Lawn Maintenance

There are some things in life you can’t skimp by on, and your lawn care is one of them. When it comes to your lawn care service, it’s better to maintain it properly to save money in the long run. Your Bergen County lawn deserves regular care and maintenance in order to keep it looking its best and save you …

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 ...

Benefits of Deep Root Feeding in Bergen County

Deep root feeding is A treatment that delivers nutrients directly to the root zone of a tree or shrub If you ever planted a tree in Bergen County before, you know how challenging it can be to get the tree to grow quickly. This is a common obstacle for people who plant trees and find that they grow very little. Or maybe ...

Lawn Renovation in Bergen County: Aerating vs. Power Raking

Is your lawn in Bergen County struggling to be healthy? It may need to be renovated. Lawn renovation involves planting grass seed into an existing lawn to repair the damage done from drought, shade or wear. It’s common to have patches where the grass isn’t growing well; lawn renovation is necessary when more than 20% of the lawn is unhealthy, …

Early Fall is the Perfect Time for Seeding

The best time of the year in New Jersey to aerate and seed your lawn is early fall When the weather starts to turn cooler for the fall season in Bergen County, New Jersey, people take a step back from gardening and planting. What many people don’t know is that fall is an excellent time to do certain tasks such as …

Proper Pruning for Healthy Trees and Shrubs

  Best time to Prune Shrubs in New Jersey Horizon Landscape has enhancement crews in Bergen County, NJ dedicated to the service of shrub pruning, and many of our landscape maintenance foreman have been with us 20 years or more.  They know their stuff.  We do pruning during the months of July and August, the best time to prune shrubs in ...