Backyard Getaway

Who needs a resort vacation when your own home is an idyllic retreat?
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Design the garden of your dreams

The websites of many landscape design firms in Morris and Essex counties include inspiring “galleries” that can help you shape your outdoor space. Here’s a sampling:

Bednar Landscape Services

Cording Landscape Design

Magaletta Design Environments

Sponzilli Landscape Group

Fireside cocktails aren’t just for wintertime. If you can spare the space, consider creating a cozy “living room”—perhaps under a shady pergola—for entertaining guests or simply winding down on a cool summer night.

Tall, graceful arches can be used to define areas of your property as well as to add height. When planted with climbing vines they also provide dappled shade and privacy for peaceful pursuits.

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