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Top 25 Lawn Care Tips for New Jersey Homeowners

By Borst Landscape | Landscape Design, Lawn Care

It takes time, effort and a year-round commitment to keep a healthy green lawn. Mowing the lawn is just the beginning. A beautiful lawn requires expert plant knowledge, skill and landscape experience for proper care and the right products and equipment for proper maintenance. DIY lawn care is an option,…

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Best Landscape Design Blogs in 2019

By Borst Landscape | Landscape Design

A beautiful, well-maintained landscape is every homeowner’s dream, but achieving it requires time, effort and commitment, as well as landscape knowledge and practical skills. If you want to learn more about landscaping and pick up helpful tips on plant care and maintenance, a landscape design blog provides a great way…

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Retaining Walls – Beauty and Function

By Borst Landscape | Landscape Design, Retaining Walls

Previously, we talked about the importance of hardscaping and how it can help transform your Bergen County yard from a simple lawn with shrubs and trees into a beautiful, fully designed, landscape that will be the envy of the neighborhood. Features like patios, walkways, and driveways often draw the most…

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The Importance of Poolscaping

By Borst Landscape | Landscape Design, Swimming Pools

There’s nothing more serene and relaxing than a backyard pool. But there’s more to the experience than just the pool itself; it’s critical to consider the details that go with it – aka poolscaping. This takes not just relaxation, but the aesthetic factor, to a whole new level. And that…

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Fireplace or Fire Pit? Adding a Warm Note to Your Landscape

By Borst Landscape | Landscape Design, Outdoor Fire Pits, Outdoor Fireplaces, Outdoor Patios, Seasonal Landscaping Advice

Since the beginning of time, gazing into a warm, flickering fire has proven irresistible. Today, you can enjoy that cozy ambiance with a beautiful outdoor fireplace or fire pit. Borst Landscape and Design in Bergen County has over 20 years of experience in creating the perfect fireplace/fire pit feature for…

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What Does Hardscape Mean?

By Borst Landscape | Backyard Ponds, Driveway Design, Landscape Design, Landscape Lighting, Outdoor Fire Pits, Outdoor Fireplaces, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Patios, Retaining Walls

You’re meeting with a new landscaping company and you hear the word hardscape. What does that mean, exactly? And what are the best ways to incorporate it into your own property? The experts at Borst Landscape are here to sort it out for you. Landscape means things like your lawn,…

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15 Backyard Landscape Design Ideas for Maximum Privacy

By Borst Landscape | Landscape Design

As a homeowner, spending time in your backyard with friends and family is something you look forward to, especially in warm spring and summer months. Whether you want to plan a family cookout or kick back in your favorite lounge chair, creating a backyard landscape design with adequate privacy and…

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