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Fun Fall Grilling Recipes

It’s hard to believe we’re nearly halfway through fall. While you might be turning your attention toward Thanksgiving preparations, why not think about what to cook on the grill this month? We can help you take advantage of the crisp weather with the following fall grilling recipes from Southern Living: Grilled Pork Chops with Apple-Bourbon […]

Landscape Lighting Tips For Fall

You want to get the most out of your urban oasis this fall. But with less natural sunlight to work with, it can be difficult to spend much time outside. That’s why having the right landscape lighting is so important. Here are some landscape lighting tips worth considering this time of year: Create a guided […]

Why Landscape Design is Important

Rarely do people associate custom landscaping with New York City. After all, in a land of concrete and steel, it’s easy to lose sight of Mother Nature. At Amber Freda Landscape Design, we are constantly reminding clients about the importance of green spaces. Here are just a few reasons why the right landscape design matters: […]

Design Ideas for the Perfect Green Space

It’s officially gardening season. Maybe you don’t have much planting experience but want to create a green space of your own this year. Here’s the thing: just because you aren’t a professional doesn’t mean you can’t have a welcoming outdoor oasis. Here are five ideas to consider as you design your garden: Use pots to […]

DIY Lighting Tips for Your Urban Garden

  It can be difficult to find the right garden lighting. Obviously, you don’t want something that’s completely over the top. However, it would be nice to add some ambiance to your garden and even spotlight a particular area. It’s important to know that there are some principles of good design for setting up your […]

Urban Gardening Tips for Spring

  Recently in New York City, it’s looked a lot more like winter than spring. But warmer weather will return before we know it. Of course, this time of year is often associated with flowers and gardens. Granted, we live in a region that’s dominated by concrete and steel, making it somewhat difficult to have […]