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

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 ...

In the Right Light, at the Right Time, Everything is Extraordinary

Today's blog title is a quote from Aaron Rose.  It was the first quote that struck me when I thought about writing a piece on low voltage lighting, and this simple statement really says it all. Outdoor lights create mood and drama.We have a deep fascination with light.  What type of lighting we use in any given situation sets the ...

It’s great to be back

Perennial sedum flowers all summer. This variety is Autumn Joy.It has been two weeks since I wrote our last blog, and that is because exciting things are happening in our social networking world!  Our Horizon Landscape website has been given a face lift, and changes have been put into place for search optimization.  I would like to send out a great ...

One Man’s Weed…

viola sororia...is another man's wildflower.   It all depends upon your perspective.  Simply put, a weed is "a plant considered undesirable, unattractive, or troublesome, especially one growing where it is not wanted, as in a garden."  That doesn't necessarily mean that it's a bad plant; it just means that it showed up someplace it shouldn't have -- usually in our beautiful grass ...

Is it stone? Or is it StoneMakers?

Beautiful hand-crafted outdoor kitchenThere's something about the beauty of stone that draws my eye every time.  Whether it's a beautifully crafted house front, an elegant fireplace or a terraced planting bed, stone provides strength and coolness, while at the same time evoking charm and warmth.  No other medium, in my opinion, can do the same thing.  Installing stone properly requires ...

March Madness

For NCAA Men's Basketball fans, March Madness begins on Selection Sunday, March 13. For those of us in the landscape industry, it has already arrived. Entrusting your landscape to Horizon is a 'slam dunk'! It's a lovely, sunny day today in Wyckoff, NJ. The snow is nearly all melted and, even though there is still a chill in the air, ...

Let Us Introduce Ourselves………

Welcome to our very first Horizon Landscape blog! This is an exciting time for us as we move forward into the world of online media. We're thrilled that you are taking the time to read us. Horizon Landscape Company is a full-service landscape construction, lawn maintenance and irrigation company located in Wyckoff, NJ.  We have been providing quality service to ...