About Us

Our team of designers, architects, general contractors, lighting and pond specialists has the expertise and resources to handle all aspects of your project regardless of size and scope.

Bart A. Bakelaar Founder and President

Bart was raised in Mahwah, NJ. Bart established the business in grade school as a lawn maintenance company. He attended Don Bosco Prep, Boston College and the NY Botanical Gardens. He began to focus on designing and building upon completion of the Landscape Design Certificate Program at the NYBG. Bart is certified in landscape lighting and pond installation. Bart started working in the industry at a very young age and has built a solid reputation in the design field.

Chris Gregory Project Manager

Chris is from Whippany, NJ. He has many years of experience in landscaping and farming, which include everything from gardening to carpentry and property and house maintenance. Chris supervises all landscape projects.

James Thomas Excavating Division

James was raised in Paterson, NJ. He has been in the construction industry for over 10 years. James handles all of our excavating needs, paver projects, driveways, patios, walks, and step installation. James is also involved with the local community teaching basic construction to youth.