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

Chickweed – Salad or Weed

Chickweed

Chickweed.   Why won’t deer do us all a favor and eat this plant?  It sure looks like salad in our lawns and shrub beds every spring. Chickweed is unusual in that it is a winter growing annual weed that loves rich moist soil (remind us of all the rain we have had this winter and spring?) and continues to grow …

Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce – Member Spotlight

Horizon Landscape Company

Horizon Landscape in Wyckoff, NJ, was proud to be featured in the Member Spotlight for MRCC Spring 2017 newsletter. Horizon Landscape held their First Annual Orientation meeting on March 31st to kickoff the 2017 season. Attended by new and seasoned employees as well as Sales and Production Managers, the meeting was a perfect ice breaker. All attendees came together under one …

Myths vs. Reality: How to Get Your Lawn in Top Shape this Spring

Lawn Maintenance

Have you ever wondered when the right time is in New Jersey to apply fertilizer to your yard or whether it’s ok to cut the grass really short? To help Bergen County Homeowners get their spring and summer lawn care off to a great start Horizon Landscape offers these myth-busting tips in celebration of National Lawn Care Month. Myth #1: …

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 ...

Spring is here, early! Are you prepared?

Spring has arrived in New Jersey... at least according to the temperatures. In Northern New Jersey, Crocuses are popping, smell of fresh cut grass is in the air, the birds are singing in the morning, and the world is ready to move forward out of its winter sluggishness and come to life.  With 73 degrees in Wyckoff, NJ at 2pm this afternoon - not ...

Horizon Landscape Company Wins Four NJLCA Awards

In sponsoring the awards, the NJLCA strives to increase public environmental improvements through professional landscaping and to encourage the landscape contractor’s consistent use of quality materials and workmanship. NJLCA presented the awards at the 2015 Holiday Gala/Achievement Awards Dinner on December 1, 2015. The Landscape Achievement Awards program was created to recognize the outstanding work designed, built and maintained by ...

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 ...

My Sprinkler System Won’t Shut Off

You’ve done your homework and know that your sprinkler system needs to be turned off for the winter. You don’t water to freeze and cause damage to the piping, and you want to protect and preserve the sprinkler for optimal performance next spring. But, what happens when you go to turn off your sprinkler and the system won’t shut off? ...

How to Hire a Commercial Snow Plow Contractor

Snow may not be on your radar right now, but it won’t be long before this winter weather arrives and you will be looking to hire a commercial snow plow contractor. Now is the best time to hire a commercial snow contractor, as it gives you time to do your homework, ask for references and find a service provider that ...

Benefits to Maintaining a Lush, Green Lawn

c/o: Loredana Bejerita There’s no doubt that a healthy green lawn is preferred over one that is not. Yet there are many benefits to keeping your yard healthy and well maintained than just the looks that it provides. Healthy lawns are important to our communities, lifestyles and environment. To get your lawn up to this level of quality takes a ...