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June is a perfect time to plan for your Outdoor Space

Complete Outdoor Living Area with Fireplace

June is the truest spring month in North Jersey. While the frequent rains and cooler temperatures of April often linger into May, June is perfect spring — comfortable temperatures, clear skies, and lengthening days. Long, soaking rains make way for quick, bursting showers as late spring turns to summer. The sun moves towards its seasonal position high in the bright-blue …

Four Creative Landscape Ideas for your Outdoor Lifestyle

Creative Outdoor Living

Renovation experts are moving outside which means you’ll be needing some creative landscape ideas to go beyond those four walls. These backyard and front yard ideas (we aim to use all the available space creatively) will get you heading in the right direction. Our 2019 Trends review will keep you right on track for reinventing a contemporary and functional outdoor …

Pergola or Gazebo – Best Fit for Your New Jersey Outdoor Living Space

Would you notice the difference between a pergola and a gazebo? Don’t worry, most of us wouldn’t! The main difference between the two is that pergolas are generally attached to a structure while gazebos are free-standing structures. There are distinct advantages to each one, so understanding exactly what these outdoor structures are is helpful when determining which one will best …

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 plantings that are conducive ...

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 ...

How to Light Up Your New Jersey Landscape

Lighting up your New Jersey landscape involves more than just sticking a few lights into the ground. By choosing the right type and arrangement of landscape lighting, you can create the perfect outdoor space that offers beauty, security, safety and relaxation. Go for the Layers You want your yard to look equally brilliant whether it’s day or night. Choose a ...

Enhance your Bergen County Landscape with an Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor Kitchen, Bar, and BBQ Wyckoff Fall is officially here! It’s time for football games and breezy afternoon barbecues. If you didn’t give your home the attention it deserved over the summer, use the next few months to make some changes. Building an outdoor kitchen is an excellent way to add function and practicality to your outside space while increasing the value of your home. Outdoor ...

Benefits of LED Landscape Lights

LED lights use light-emitting diodes as their source of illumination instead of traditional incandescent and fluorescent bulbs. There are many benefits to choosing these types of lights, especially for your outdoor space. Lowered Energy Consumption LED landscape lighting can save up to 80 percent in outdoor lighting costs, which could save you hundreds of dollars each year. Not only will ...

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 ...

Trampoline Safety Tips for the Family

c/o: Petra Arkanian Now that the warm weather is here to stay, it’s time to start thinking about the safety of your outdoor space for the summer months ahead. If you have kids, neighbors with kids or family and friends with kids, there’s no doubt that your yard will see some activity over the summer. Every homeowner wants to provide ...