Warmer weather and longer days entice us to spend more time in the great outdoors. The fresh blooms, bright colors, and temperate air are a welcome change after a long winter. New Jersey residents greatly anticipate moving “life” outside, so it’s time to start planning some improvements! Adding beauty and additional living space to your property not only adds value to your home…but your lifestyle as well!
From installing new plants, to creating stone walkways or building garden structures, getting a spring project done now will extend the life of your season in the sun!
Mark Borst BSLA, CLT, is the president of Borst Landscape and Design.
Features to Note
Plant flowering trees, blooming shrubs, and annuals to welcome guests at property arrival points.
Generous walkways and neat borders are aesthetically pleasing. Natural stone and pavers add character.
Accent an outdoor kitchen with stone veneers and granite countertops for improved look and value.
Pavilions and pergolas cover areas of the patio and set the stage for outdoor entertainment.
Outdoor fireplaces and firepits create ambiance and warmth, extending the outdoor season on cooler nights.
A well-designed lighting system creates ambiance and style for outdoor living.