We’ve been receiving calls over the past couple days from clients concerned about trees that are losing leaves. When we’ve visited the sites, we found leaves on the ground with varying sizes of orange rusty blotches where the leaf is distorted. The orange areas are fruiting bodies of the fungus that causes rust diseases.  Rust is a fungal disease, most easily identified by the […]

The Annual People’s Choice Award from the Houzz Community Highlights Home Remodeling and Design Professionals with Most Popular Designs and Top Ratings FAR HILLS, NJ – February 12, 2020 – The Todd Group, Inc. of Far Hills has won a “Best Of Houzz” award for Design on Houzz®, the leading platform for home renovation and […]

The following is from an article featured in the Bernardsville News. Family Values. Family-owned Company. When my father, John Todd, founded our companies, his primary focus was family. Hard work was important, of course. Our family businesses became successful because of my father’s tireless dedication to gaining the trust of clients and earning a great […]

When clients consult The Todd Group about creating an outdoor space or enhancing the one they already have, one topic that always comes up early in the conversation is privacy. It’s understandable, of course. Your patio and yard are more than just a place to maintain. By design, this space is intended to relax us […]

When it comes to your outdoor living space, you want it all. Healthy trees, plants, and grass. A relaxing and stunning patio area to entertain family and friends. A beautiful property you can look out onto from the comfort of your home, deck, or patio. And of course, plenty of privacy. The Todd Group is […]

We recently received calls asking us to come out and inspect boxwoods that were not looking well. We have since confirmed boxwood blight on properties in Chester, Bernardsville, and New Vernon. We have also received reports of confirmed infections in Livingston and Rutgers reported an influx of suspect boxwood samples coming in to their diagnostic […]

Few design elements add richness and warmth to a property’s landscape like natural stone. From a stone retaining wall to walkways leading you from your home to your outdoor spaces, there are many ways to transform your yard and property with natural stone. Here are a few suggestions as you beautify your property with hardscaping: […]

When you envision your outdoor space, does it include areas for relaxation and entertaining friends, neighbors, and family? The most relaxing and welcoming spaces include plenty of nature—trees, shrubs, and other plantings—but an essential component of a backyard sanctuary is the patio space. You have many options when it comes to creating a patio, but […]

Your vegetable garden can be both functional and beautiful, offering fresh produce for you to enjoy throughout the growing season as well as a stunning focal point in your backyard. Let creativity guide you when envisioning this special outdoor space, as anything is possible. Here at The Todd Group, we have built and planted amazing […]

If you have one or more trees on your property that are looking a little frail, you might be wondering: can my trees be saved? Most homeowners don’t recognize some of the warning signs that let them know when a tree is in severe distress, and it’s even harder to know how sick a tree […]