Mulch vs. Stone – The Pros and Cons

May 4, 2023

If you’re looking to spruce up your landscaping, you may be wondering whether to use mulch or stone. It’s a good question! Both have their advantages and disadvantages, and both can look absolutely incredible. Before we dig into the pros and cons to help with your decision making process, here’s a quick summary. Mulch is…

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Mulch to Discuss: How to Determine the Right Depth and Type of Mulch for Your Garden Bed

March 13, 2023

A lot of homeowners assume that mulch is an aesthetic addition to a garden bed, and not much else. Do you want dark mulch, red mulch, or light mulch, and how much?  Discussion over… right?  Mulch is actually a complex and crucial component of any planting bed, contributing to the mini ecosystem you’re developing. Besides…

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Don’t Salt Your Steps This Winter! Here’s Why

February 16, 2023

It’s that time of year! Your concrete steps and walkway have turned into a full-blown hazard, especially as sleet and drizzle keep freezing over and over again. Even if you’re proactive it tends to get ahead of you… and fast.  So, what’s the best way to melt ice? As a quick recap, you have two…

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Rock Salt Vs. Ice Melt: We Break Down the Differences

December 13, 2022

When the weather outside is frightful, that slippery walk from the door to the car can be anything BUT delightful. At home, it’s an inconvenience that needs to be dealt with. When you own or manage a business, those icy surfaces suddenly turn into a major liability. Wherever you’re walking, you want to be able…

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How to take care of your sprinkler system in South Jersey

October 20, 2022

Routine maintenance is your ticket to peak performance and efficiency.     Having a sprinkler system in place is a huge help here in South Jersey, especially when our summer days hit their hottest and driest. You can rest easy knowing that your grass is getting the water it needs to stay healthy and lush.   It’s critical…

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Why are fall and winter the perfect seasons for hardscaping in South Jersey?

October 4, 2022

We have 5 good reasons for you… When you think “landscaping,” you probably think of spring and summer projects, right? The sun is warm, the ground is softer, and it’s the peak time for spring cleaning those messy mulch beds. Because of that association, a lot of South Jersey homeowners assume that their hardscape projects…

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