Tips for Getting Your Home Fall and Winter-ReadyIt’s the time of year for pumpkin spice and everything nice about fall! And now is the perfect time to prepare your home for the fall and winter seasons. Read more »
Designing an Elegant DrivewayLet’s be honest: a driveway isn’t necessarily the first thing you think of when picturing your dream home. But, it is often one of the very first things you see when you pull up to a house. Read more »
Four Things to Consider When Getting Ready to Build a PoolWhen summer rolls around, those hot days become nearly unbearable; and if you don’t have a pool, you wish you had one. Read more »
Finishing Touches Part 1 – Edging PaversIn any design, the little details are the most important. They show the thought and sophistication put into an idea. When planning your outdoor landscaping, it’s the little details that make the biggest difference. Read more »
Finishing Touches Part 2: Wall Cap and CopingWe’re back for round two on how to put the finishing touches on your outdoor living space to make it the oasis of your dreams. Read more »
How to plan your new Landscape designLandscape installation and planting services are our specialty here at Moss Landscaping, Inc. We have been providing exceptional landscaping services throughout New Jersey for over two decades with great success. Read more »
5 Tips to Get Your Outdoor Living Space Ready for SpringSpring has sprung, and it's time to get your outdoor living space ready for activity. Here are five tips to help you have the most inviting outdoor space. Read more »
5 ways to heat up your backyard so you can enjoy it during the winterBaby, it IS cold outside. We are approaching the peak of winter, and with last week's brutal storm over, we're hoping we won't have a repeat of what happened last year with that deep freeze. Afterall, Jersey is not too far away from the Great White North. Let's go over 5 ways you can heat your backyard so you can enjoy the winter and your outdoor living space without turning to ice. Read more »
DIY Adventures: How do you install patio pavers?You've had the idea kicking around in your hand for quite a while and you'd love to have your own paved patio but you don't want to hire a contractor and deal with them. You'd rather DIY, even if that means it taking quite a bit longer. Before you start on your DIY adventure, you need to learn the Do's and Dont's! Read more »
DIY Adventures: How to Enclose a PatioA patio is a great way to enjoy the outdoors, but two factors may prevent you from enjoying your patio as much as you'd like to. These are inclement weather and insects and pests. Imagine if you could be out on the patio during a rainstorm? Or when the bugs are particularly bad? Read more »
5 Reasons Why You'll Be Glad You Got a Fire PitIt doesn't get any better than gathering around a fire with your loved ones to enjoy a wicked delicious home-cooked meal on the grill! Read more »
Do's and Don'ts When Building Your Own PatioMaking your own paved patio is a serious undertaking. When you look at the big picture it seems pretty simple and straight forward! We're going to lay some bricks on the ground! How hard can it be? While you certainly can make the project as simple as laying bricks on the ground, but that will result in a patio that does not last very long, and is unsafe, as there will be many gaps in the pavers where people can trip. Read more »
How to Install Hardscape Lighting (On a Retaining Wall)You paid a lot of money for your retaining wall and hardscapes! So, it just makes sense to set up lighting so you can enjoy your investment 24 hours a day, especially considering how magical it can look at night with the right lighting. Let's show you how you'd go about installing lighting on a retaining wall. Read more »
How to lay pavers in 4 simple stepsHardscape paver installations add beauty, style, and function to any outdoor space while boosting curb appeal and property value. The first step to installing them involves sizing up the site, measuring it, and calculating how many pavers you will need. Determine the total area of your project in square feet, then determine how many pavers will be needed to fill that area. Always purchase... Read more »
5 Ways to Stay Cool in a Heatwave Using LandscapingAll across the US, save for a few states, temperatures soared, reaching highs that haven't been seen for over a century, with hundreds of Americans perishing in the heat.
Thankfully, for the Independence Day weekend temperatures are getting back to their normal range.
But, after a year and half with lockdown restrictions few Americans want to spend their 4th of July weekend indoors. They are not letting a heatwave stop them, and rightly so!
This brings up an important question: what can people do to their properties to still enjoy the outdoors and create a retreat from the heat?
Let's talk about landscaping. Read more »