5 Landscape Enhancements to Lift Your Mood We’ve all had enough. The trending “COVID fatigue” description is real. We’re stir-crazy from staying at home, sick and tired of talking about how many people are sick, and hopeful that 2021 is healthy, safe, and a whole lot better than last year. But why wait for … Read MoreSuffering from Covid Fatigue
How hard can it be to keep your pool clean? Maybe you’re asking yourself this question as you review your budget, or you’re planning to build a new luxury pool and are wondering if you can manage the pool maintenance yourself. Either way, quality pool maintenance is essential for health and safety, to preserve your … Read MoreShould You Hire a Pool Maintenance Pro or DIY?
Christmas lights wrapped around tree branches will bring your commercial property’s landscape features to life after dark during the holidays. Decorative lights illuminate show-stopping Christmas trees, and they add a twinkle to structures like pergolas. But there are some “strings attached,” if you will. You can choose the wrong Christmas lights for outdoors and cause … Read MoreIndoor vs. Outdoor Christmas Lights—What’s the Difference?
A luxury swimming pool is the centerpiece of your backyard, but it’s not a stand-alone feature if you plan to entertain, relax and fully maximize the benefits of your outdoor living environment. A pool is one component of a total landscape plan that takes into account the way you spend your time—or rather, the way … Read MoreTop 5 Considerations for Poolside Landscaping
While there are no statewide mandatory water use restrictions in place now, the U.S. Drought Monitor cites abnormally dry conditions in some parts of New York and Connecticut. We always want to be wise with water use to conserve this natural resource. But, let’s face it, when our lawns begin to brown out in July … Read MorePrevent Lawn Burn Out – Water-Wise Tips
The soothing sound of falling water adds another dimension to a pool—a sensory experience that is relaxing and can make your outdoor living space feel like a spa resort. So why not add a fountain or water feature to your luxury swimming pool? There are a number of different “water works” you can include in … Read MoreSix Fountain and Water Features Ideas for Your Luxury Pool
We’re spending more time at home these days and finding ways to enjoy it by building in some of the pleasures of travel and entertainment that we miss. Rather than reservations at a favorite restaurant, there’s dinner delivery and an evening on the patio. Instead of booking a resort vacation, we’re considering how to bring … Read MoreAdd a Luxury Spa to Your Pool — What to Consider
Planning a pool project is exciting when you consider all of the luxury elements you can include, from a pool sun shelf to grottos and a slide for the kids. But there is a whole set of essential features you probably aren’t thinking of when you search Houzz for pool inspiration or view completed projects … Read MoreDon’t Forget These Pool Safety Features
You’re about to dive into a pool design and construction project—and you can already see the final results when you look into the backyard of your Westchester property. There’s a sun shelf where you can chill on a chaise lounge, and a waterfall that sounds like an afternoon at the beach. You’ve also planned for … Read MoreGet Ready for a New Pool—Steps to Prepare for Pool Installation
You’re ready to take the plunge and say yes to the pool you’ve been dreaming about for some time. But now what? How long will pool construction take, and what steps are necessary to complete a luxury pool project? We’re glad you asked. Pool installation is a specialty, and the complex construction process is executed … Read MoreWhat to Expect During Pool Construction—7 Steps to Build a Luxury Pool