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Best of HOUZZ Fourth Year in a Row!

We are so excited to receive this awesome award for the fourth year in a row!  Thank you to everyone who has provided us the wonderful opportunity to work with them and those who have let the world know of their satisfaction!

Have a BALL on this Court!

This amazing 30’ x 30’ single hoop court is a regulation college foul line with a pro specified adjustable and full 10’ net with regulation back board. For sure, you must agree it’s a beautiful surface and look.  You know the saying ‘beauty is only skin deep’.  Well not in this COURT!  This is a […]

Hot Tub Tranquility

We designed this soaking and relaxing space years ago and there is nearly not a day that goes by where it’s not enjoyed.    Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall! The weeping beech with its strong architectural branches changes from its winter dark whimsical caricature, onto bursting buds into flowing leaves and full circle, it’s brilliant […]

We’re Hiring!

Working in Landscape Construction isn’t easy, but it is rewarding! If you love being outside and working with your hands while creating Spaces for Living – Beyond Expectation, this could be a perfect fit for you! We design and build some of the most spectacular Spaces for Living for some of the nicest clients. Want to learn more? […]

Yonkers 2 Level Deck with Glass Rails

We always enjoy hearing about our client’s satisfaction.  After all, it is our vision to Inspire Humanity with Spaces for Living – Beyond Expectation!  This one is no exception. This a two level deck designed to accommodate dining and entertaining.  The framing of the deck is a combination of steel beams and pressure treated lumber. […]

Awarded Best of Houzz 2016

ELITE Landscaping of Poughkeepsie, NY Awarded Best Of Houzz 2016 Over 35 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building,  Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World Poughkeepsie, NY, January 12, 2016 – ELITE Landscaping of Poughkeepsie has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling […]

An ELITE Mother’s Day

Mothers are amazing!  What they do for their families is near superhuman.  We appreciate you all and wish you a very happy Mother’s Day! We hope everyone of you had a truly special day! We had the privilege of spending Mother’s Day today making one family very happy – by plastering and filling their pool! […]

Ohh, I like that!

This is probably the easiest and most fun you’ll have until the day you finally step into your new swimming pool. For this “homework assignment,” all you have to do is start collecting photographs of any and all swimming pools that you like. Whenever you see a pool, spa or water feature that you like, […]

Why You Want A New Pool

To help you really get what you want, let’s start by identifying WHY you want this in the first place.  (Knowing your motivation up front makes all the other questions a LOT easier to answer!) Most people dream about getting a swimming pool for one or more of the following reasons: “It would make our […]

Fountains of Kiawah – Keeping out the Gators

We work hard to keep going through a winter like this one! With bitter cold temperatures and a lot of snow in the Northeast, we were delighted to be invited by a client and friend of over 30 years to design and oversee a project at their home on Kiawah Island in South Carolina. The […]