Tag Archive

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

Various Types of Mulch

Mulch offers many benefits in landscaping, but which type should you choose? With so many varieties, it's easy to feel overwhelmed, so the best place to start is with the application. Some mulch varieties are better for certain uses, as some break down easier, are better for the planet or are more cost-effective. Let’s take a look at the different ...

Benefits to Retaining Walls

Building a retaining wall will improve the look of your yard, but these walls also serve functional purposes. There are a variety of materials that can be used to build a retaining wall, with concrete, stone and wood being the most popular options. You will also have to be conscious of how tall your wall will be, as some communities ...

2011 – Wild Weather in Review

Weather.  We can predict it fairly accurately, but we can't control it.  We often have a mix of seasons, some wild and some mild, thank goodness, so we can at least shake ourselves off and move on to the next one.  But not this year.  As I look back on 2011, I'm amazed at all of the weather records that ...

Lawn Fungus in New Jersey

Spring and early Summer in Wyckoff, NJ has been wetter than usual.  While not at record levels, the excess rain and cool temperatures bring about the eternal problem of fungus on the lawn. Some of the most common fungi we see in this area are red thread, leaf spot, and mushrooms. Most common fungi Red thread fungus (Laetisaria fuciformis) occurs after …

We are Horizon Landscape Company

Horizon Landscape Company 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 ...