3 Handy Snow Management Tips for a Smooth Start to 2018

3 Handy Snow Management Tips for a Smooth Start to 2018

If you have plenty of experience living in an area that receives annual predictions of intense snow, you most likely know how to deal with winter damages and heavy snowfall. Less experienced residents in Croton, NY, may need guidance, however, regarding how to keep snow from consuming the landscape.

Landscape Construction to Consider for the New Year

Landscape Construction to Consider for the New Year

As the year comes to an end, winter offers a chance to reflect and plan for the year ahead. Not to be forgotten about are the aspirations you may have for your Cortlandt Manor, NY, outdoor areas. Trends in outdoor living change from season to season, but some things never go out of style. Here are some considerations to make for your 2018 landscape construction projects.

3 Landscape Ideas that Enhance the Privacy of your Somers Backyard

3 Landscape Ideas that Enhance the Privacy of your Somers Backyard

Having to stare at your neighbor’s garbage cans, or to feel that they’re watching you from their living room window, can ruin what should be a relaxing experience in your Somers, NY, backyard. While fences work well for some homeowners, others find them confining and, in some cases, they can draw attention to an eyesore they’re attempting to hide. This collection of landscaping ideas acknowledges fencing as a trusted method of ensuring privacy, and explores other innovative techniques.

Add these Features to your 2018 Landscaping Plans in Peekskill

Add these Features to your 2018 Landscaping Plans in Peekskill

The dawn of a new year is always accompanied by new trends in fashion, decor, and outdoor design. Certain trends that have been incorporated into landscapes for years are suddenly being overthrown by new ideas, while some forgotten trends return to popularity. Here are a few landscaping trends that are expected to gain momentum in 2018 in Peekskill, NY.

6 Best Trees for your Landscape Design During the Cooler Months in Somers

6 Best Trees for your Landscape Design During the Cooler Months in Somers

When the weather cools and grays take over your Somers, NY, landscape, you’ll be glad to have added some unique trees that add visual interest and excitement to your yard. While evergreen trees add graceful elegance, height, color, and texture when nothing else blooms in winter, certain deciduous trees can be used to bridge the gap in fall with their bright red and yellow foliage.

Perfect Finishing Touches for your Landscape Construction Project in Croton

Perfect Finishing Touches for your Landscape Construction Project in Croton

A landscaping project can be a rewarding venture, making you Croton, NY, home’s yard truly stand apart. While the main construction project can certainly take your home up a notch, it is the final touches that will bring your landscape design closer to perfection.

Manzer's featured in Landscape Architect and Specifier News Magazine

Manzer's featured in Landscape Architect and Specifier News Magazine

Manzer's Landscape Design & Development, Inc. was featured in Landscape Architect and Specifier News Magazine for contributing to the new Teaching Garden at The Native Plant Center in Valhalla, NY. Our team worked together with the staff at Westchester County Community College and Landscape Architect Ken Uhle to transform the Teaching Garden, an important hub of the campus of Westchester County Community College. 

Use Your Peekskill Outdoor Kitchen to Make Thanksgiving Cooking Easy

Use Your Peekskill Outdoor Kitchen to Make Thanksgiving Cooking Easy

If the mere thought of cooking your Thanksgiving meal causes you distress, consider the many advantages of using your outdoor kitchen space to prepare the holiday meal. From beginning to end, your family and friends can enjoy the unique fall atmosphere and the convenience of an outdoor setup in Peekskill, NY.

4 Signs It’s Time to Invest in Property Maintenance in Croton-on-Hudson

4 Signs It’s Time to Invest in Property Maintenance in Croton-on-Hudson

Regardless of the season, your Croton-on-Hudson, NY, residence will require upkeep and TLC to keep it looking fantastic. When homeowners take this duty on themselves, larger issues are often overlooked in favor of smaller, more regular chores. A property maintenance service such as that offered by Manzer’s Landscape Design and Development, Inc. will help to keep your property clean, organized, and functional, allowing you peace of mind.

Is your Driveway Ready for Winter in Yorktown Heights?

Is your Driveway Ready for Winter in Yorktown Heights?

With winter just around the corner in Yorktown Heights, NY, you can look forward to cozy evenings with the family huddled up in your warm home. However, winter can be a hard time for your yard, especially for your driveway and walkways. This makes it imperative to take the necessary steps to ensure your driveway survives the winter without unnecessary damage.

Be Winter-Ready with Our Snow Plowing Service in Peekskill, NY

Be Winter-Ready with Our Snow Plowing Service in Peekskill, NY

While they say that you can avoid everything except death and taxes, for those living in Peekskill, NY, snow is another element to add to the list of inevitable events. Since you know it’s coming, why not prepare now? Book with us for snow plowing service throughout the season, and experience the ease of living your life without dealing with snow blocking the drive.

4 Ideas for Pairing Landscape Construction with Greenery in Cortlandt Manor

4 Ideas for Pairing Landscape Construction with Greenery in Cortlandt Manor

Achieving the optimal balance between the hardscape and softscape of your Cortlandt Manor, NY, residence is crucial for creating a stunning outdoor space. A landscape that incorporates different types of elements can create a beautiful environment made from a variety of materials, colors, shapes, and textures. Here are some ideas for combining landscape construction with greenery for an inviting backyard

Get Ready for Winter with this Property Maintenance Checklist for Croton-on-Hudson Backyards

Get Ready for Winter with this Property Maintenance Checklist for Croton-on-Hudson Backyards

The return of cold weather is unavoidable and predictable, so getting ready should simply be something one does. However, with the hectic nature of modern life, finding time to do everything necessary can be difficult. For winter preparations regarding your landscape in Croton-on-Hudson, NY, consider this checklist as you endeavor to prepare your landscape for the oncoming cold months.

Stylish Modern Patio Ideas for Your NY Home

Stylish Modern Patio Ideas for Your NY Home

From the design phase to construction, we aim to help you achieve your dream landscape. So whether you are upgrading your current patio or designing a new one, consider these stylish modern patio ideas for your Peekskill, NY, home for inspiration, and don’t hesitate to contact us to help you re-envision your outdoor spaces.

Hardscape and Softscape Driveway Border Options

Hardscape and Softscape Driveway Border Options

First impressions of your Yorktown Heights, NY, landscape start with the driveway. That said, great first impressions are achieved with a skillfully designed driveway. This includes attention to the finer details such as the elements that border and frame the surface. Here we’ll take a look at some options for adding depth, decor and a finishing touch using both softscape and hardscape options.

Zinnia "Profusion": The Perfect Flower Series for Adding Color to your Westchester County Landscaping

Zinnia "Profusion": The Perfect Flower Series for Adding Color to your Westchester County Landscaping

In order to maximize visual interest, your landscape should include a variety of depth, color, and height. Achieving this level of interest within your planting design can be difficult without a planting specifically chosen to incorporate color. Zinnias are an excellent choice for adding color within your Westchester County, NY, landscaping, but the advantages don’t end there.

Landscape Ideas for Sprawling Westchester County Backyards

Landscape Ideas for Sprawling Westchester County Backyards

Transforming your Westchester County, NY, backyard into a breathtaking space can be a walk in the park with the help of Manzer’s Landscape Design and Development, inc. And if your property is the size of a park, we can help you ensure that it’s as visually interesting and functional as possible. Here are some timeless landscaping ideas that will help you create elegance and add interest to your large, sprawling backyard.

Evergreen Tree Landscape Ideas for Westchester County

Evergreen Tree Landscape Ideas for Westchester County

At some point during the planning stage of your outdoor landscape project, you are going to need to think about trees. Why? Trees add intimacy and privacy to outdoor areas and function as the anchors for all other planted areas. Here we’ll look specifically at the addition of evergreen trees to your Westchester County home.

4 Drainage Solutions that Complement your Cortlandt Manor Landscaping

4 Drainage Solutions that Complement your Cortlandt Manor Landscaping

If your yard doesn’t drain properly, you face a rather significant problem. Your beautiful landscape will instead become a marsh during the rainy season, with constructions and plantings falling victim over time. Solving this problem largely depends on its source. The grade of your land, the composition of your soil, and the saturation level of your grounds are different problems, requiring different solutions even though they share symptoms.