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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 …

Zika Virus in New Jersey: Protect Your Family This Summer

Prime season for mosquitoes in New Jersey started in May and could last until the first frosts of October. With the summer months upon us, be mindful of the pesky mosquitoes that can potentially harm your family and ruin your outdoor barbecues. Mosquitoes are the most dangerous creatures on the planet. They have the ability to spread Malaria, West Nile virus, ...

Springtime Maintenance On Your Irrigation System

Once you have installed an irrigation system, it is important to protect your investment.   It is important to winterize your irrigation system. It is just as important to maintain the your irrigation system during the spring. You want your irrigation in tip top condition for the entire season going into summer. Here is a step by step guide on ...

Designing a Perfect Outdoor Kitchen in Bergen County

Outdoor Bar and Kitchen Wyckoff

Outdoor Kitchen Designs Outdoor kitchens in New Jersey are becoming very popular, and for good reason. With an outdoor kitchen, your home will increase in value and sell easier in the future. You will also build many memories as your home becomes a hub for impromptu get-togethers, summer holidays and barbecues. The best outdoor kitchen designs are as functional as …

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 ...

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 bird friendly plantings that ...

Choosing A Qualified Pool Contractor

Outdoor Patio with Pool and Fire Pit - Drone View

The first step in having a seamless experience with building your own swimming pool is choosing a qualified pool contractor. Experienced, dependable New Jersey pool contractors are out there, but you need to do your research so you can select the best one for your budget, timeline and personal needs. Review Qualified Pool Contractors, Narrow Down Your Search To begin …

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 …

Pavers vs. Bluestone

Pavers are hard blocks that are used to create smooth, hard surfaces outdoors such as patios, walkways and driveways. There are a variety of pavers available for people to choose from in terms of size, color and material. For example, common paver materials include concrete, glass, clay, brick, stone or plastic. This allows people to choose the best material for ...