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Kid Friendly Landscaping

If you have young children, you might tend to think landscaping can wait until they’re older. However, you can still get the landscape design you need AND be kid-friendly with some easy additions. The first step in creating a kid-friendly backyard is figuring out what your family’s needs are. Are your children interested in tire swings, trampolines? Maybe basketball or soccer is more of their style. How about gardening, or tree houses? Including the things that will be utilized the most and for the longest time by your children is important when planning a design. Once you have these things figured you, you can really get started. Below are some kid-friendly backyard ideas. Read more

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Cold Weather Landscaping

It feels like we’ve seen the last of our extended summer here in Northern New Jersey. This week the weather is colder, damper, and you can just smell fall in the air. Garden lovers have been hurrying to get all of their pruning, raking, bulb planting and yard work in before the first frost. We all know that winter is on the horizon as we look forward to November, and then garden lovers will be trying to figure out how to make their garden pop against all of that white snow that. Here are some tips for cold weather landscaping: Read more

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Caring for your plants during a heat wave

This weekend New Jersey is experiencing a heatwave! It will have most of New Jersians staying inside soaking up the air conditioning and staying cool. What about your plants outside? Many aren’t sure how to care for them so that they survive the extreme heat. Here are our tips below! Read more

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Caring for your Landscaping through Spring

Although as of Feb 1, 2018, DeCarlo Landscape Design & Maintenance has discontinued our Residential Landscaping services, we have built long-lasting relationships with our clients for over 40 years! We thank all of our clients past and present and consider ourselves lucky to have had clients like you.  Read more

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Our Spring Services

We don’t know about you, but we’re looking forward to spring at DeCarlo Landscaping. It’s time for the smell of fresh cut grass and getting yards cleaned up from the winter! We all do spring cleaning on the inside, but for us, it always feels good to clean up the outside of our commercial properties in order to liven them up for the spring months. When our team begins our spring services, you know you can count on them to get your property back in shape quickly. Read more

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Commercial and Residential Landscaping

Planning the ideal landscape for the home or business is a task that many do-it-yourselfers attempt handle on their own. With a vision in your head and a rough estimate of what the area should look like, the task seems easy. Without taking into account the many aspects of landscape design, many are quick to action, and before you recognize it you could be in over your head.

Expertly trained and armed with years of experience, DeCarlo Landscaping designs and implements custom landscape designs for homes and commercial properties throughout New Jersey. When working with a professional in the field, there is nothing forgotten, or unaccounted for. You can be certain that your landscape will be completely evaluated, planned out and designed to your stipulations. There is no need for you to do the hard work when we can do it for you!


DeCarlo Landscaping’s professionals will meet with you at your home and find out what your interests and visions are for your home landscape. Then, they bring into account the architecture, the property size and shape, the family’s functional needs, zoning laws and care demands. When trying to design on your own, these things tend to be overlooked and future problems may arise due to inadequate planning, including things like flooding, landslides, improper planting of plants or permit problems.


Our expertise in commercial property design and landscaping will help your business look professional and stand out among the rest. Whether you’re looking for a complex design, or a low maintenance landscape, we fit all budgets and styles. We will design a perfect look for your business that creates an unforgettable first impression. No task is overly large or small, whether you’re looking for small plantings or large corporate parks, our professionals possess the knowledge and expertise to make your imagination come to life.