In the Media

(201) HOME


Bergen County magazine (201) Home featured our Tenafly, New Jersey backyard landscape design that includes a formal swimming pool, spacious dining patio, and outdoor kitchen. Visit our portfolio of this project: Tenafly Elegant Landscape

(201) HOME


Bergen County magazine (201) Home featured our Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey backyard landscape design that includes a freeform swimming pool and outdoor entertaining area, with outdoor kitchen and fireplace. Visit our portfolio of this project: Woodcliff Lake Patio and Pool

(201) HOME


Bergen County magazine (201) Home featured our Franklin Lakes, New Jersey backyard landscape design that includes a formal dining patio and spectacular outdoor fireplace. Visit our portfolio of this project: Franklin Lakes Patio and Fireplace

Design NJ

Design NJ

New Jersey magazine Design NJ featured our Randolph, New Jersey backyard landscape design that includes a gorgeous swimming pool and a spacious pergola and fireplace outdoor living space. Visit our portfolio of this project: Randolph Luxurious Backyard

Millburn • Short Hills Magazine

Millburn New Jersey Gardens, Short Hills NJ Gardens

Millburn • Short Hills Magazine featured our Short Hills, New Jersey backyard landscape design that includes a formal patio framed by beautiful natural stone seat walls. Visit our portfolio of this project: Short Hills Formal Patio

Luxury Living

Luxury Living, CLC Landscape Design

National magazine Luxury Living featured our Greenwood Lake, New Jersey backyard landscape design that includes plantings designed for non-stop color all summer! Visit our portfolio of this project: Greenwood Lake Beautiful Planting

NJ Monthly


New Jersey Monthly magazine featured CLC Landscape Design’s Rich Cording Jr. in an article about rain gardens – “an environmentally sound solution for urban storm-water runoff.” For a full list of services we offer, click here.

NJ Monthly


A New Jersey Monthly magazine article on a recent backyard trend, fire pits, features a custom built fire pit by CLC. The design is reminiscent of a rustic camping trip with family & friends. Visit our portfolio for other outdoor fireplace / fire pit designs.

NJ Monthly


In an article about landscape lighting, New Jersey Monthly looks to CLC’s Rich Cording Jr. for advice on how to tastefully light your yard and why LED is the future of landscape lighting. Visit our portfolio for examples of our landscape lighting projects: CLC Landscape Lighting

Country Gardens


Country Gardens, a Better Homes & Gardens publication, wrote a feature article on CLC founder and president Rich Cording’s own backyard – a peaceful water garden. Visit our portfolio for more examples of landscape water features: CLC Ponds

Morris Health & Life

Morris, Health & Life Magazine,

Morris county magazine, Morris Health & Life, featured our Rockaway, New Jersey stone staircase. The winding grade staircase is made of Karney bluestone and surrounded by colorful plantings. Visit our portfolio of this project: Rockaway Backyard Makeover

Jersey Living

Jersey Living Magazine

Jersey Living, a resource guide for homeowner lifestyles, featured CLC Landscape Design in an article about creating your own backyard resort by combining a custom-designed pool and landscaping. Visit our swimming pool page for more: Swimming Pools by CLC

Pool & Spa Outdoor

Pool & Spa NJ

National magazine Pool & Spa Outdoor featured one of our luxurious pergolas – complete with comfortable seating and flat-screen TV – in an article about outdoor spaces for entertaining. Visit our portfolio to view more of our outdoor spaces: Pergolas

Distinctive Living

Greenwood Lake, NJ

The New Jersey edition of Distinctive Living featured a photo of our Greenwood Lake landscaping project on its cover. This million-dollar, lakefront view is enhanced by beautiful plantings. Visit our portfolio of this project: Greenwood Lake Beautiful Planting

Wayne Magazine


Wayne Magazine featured our backyard renovation for a Wayne, NJ home designed to maximize views of Pines Lake. This project included hand-tooled bluestone patio & steps and plants providing year-round color. Visit our portfolio of this project: Wayne Patio & Gardens

Suburban Trends — Living


In this Suburban Trends article on garden art, CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. provides his professional opinion on why he loves garden art and where he looks for pieces that can be incorporated into any landscape.

Suburban Trends — Living

Suburban Trends NJ

A Suburban Trends article on autumn landscaping in which CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. helps readers understand what landscaping tasks should be tackled in the fall and which ones can wait until spring.

Suburban Trends — Living


The Suburban Trends provided readers with five easy steps to tame their gardens. CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. gave helpful tips on weed prevention and pruning in order to achieve a beautiful garden.

Designer Showhouse of New Jersey

Designer Showhouse, NJ

The Designer Showhouse of New Jersey featured work by CLC Landscape Design. CLC transformed the pool entrance garden “into a colorful and whimsical butterfly garden,” which included handmade origami sculptures by a local artist.

The Record — Home


In addition to being featured on the cover of the “Home” section of The Record, CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. discusses two different approaches for landscaping an older home – creating a formal or more natural garden – and tips on both.

The Record — Home


The “Home” section of The Record featured our landscape design for a home in Wayne, NJ on its cover. In this issue, CLC’s Rich Cording, Sr. participates in an “Ask The Experts” Q & A on the topic of landscape architects.

The Record – Home


The “Home” section of The Record featured two photos of our swimming pools – one on the cover and one inside the article. CLC’s Rich Cording Sr. talks about how we can add a waterfall to your existing pool.

The Record – Home


The Record‘s “Home” section featured CLC swimming pools on the cover and inside this article on the perfect plant for landscaping your pool area. CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. suggests some of his favorites.

The Record – Home


An article on hardscaping in the “Home” section of The Record includes insights from CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. on his favorite pavers and stones, as well as recommendations for the ideal plants to surround your hardscaping.

The Record – Home


CLC is featured twice in this edition of the “Home” section of The Record. Rich Cording, Jr. suggests the ideal plants to “skirt” a deck in one article and provides helpful hints for containing ivies and ground covers in the other.

The Record – Home


In this article in the “Home” section of The Record, CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. recommends plants and shrubs that provide an array of colors throughout the autumn and winter seasons.

The Record – Home


The Record‘s “Home” section relied on the professional advice of CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. in an article on play areas in the yard. He touches upon many factors to consider when planning a play area.

The Record – Home


The “Home” section of The Record featured the advice of CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. in an article on preventative measures to keep your plants healthy through the winter months.

The Record – Home


An article on fixing landscaping mistakes in the “Home” section of The Record sought the expert opinion of CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. He discusses ways to fix some of the most common landscaping mistakes.

The Record – Home


CLC’s Rich Cording, Sr. is one of the landscape design experts consulted for an article on water features in the “Home” section of The Record.

The Record – Home


This article on the best ways to deal with snow, from the “Home” section of The Record, features recommendations from CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. about the best snow melter to use and snow removal contracting.

The Record – Home


Having a sloped yard often presents problems when landscaping. In this article in the “Home” section of The Record, CLC’s Rich Cording, Jr. mentions ways to transform a sloped yard.

Suburban Trends

Suburban Trends Cover - April 12, 2015

This Suburban Trends article announces Rich Cording Jr’s NJNLA Grand Award for a poolside planting design in Greenwood Lake. The award is made even more special because it’s the same award his father received 30 years earlier.

NJ Monthly


CLC’s Rich Cording Jr. provides New Jersey Monthly readers with tips for making a big statement in a small container garden. Inside, he outlines some of his top choices for petite plantings.

Design NJ

Cover of Design NJ June / July 2015 featuring CLC Landscape Design

Rich Cording Jr. of CLC Landscape Design is featured in this issue of Design NJ. One of Rich’s passions is flowers and it shows in “Short & Sweet,” an article on low-growing perennials.

Irrigation & Green Industry

Cover of Irrigation & Green Industry featuring CLC Landscape Design

CLC founder Rich Cording Sr. and his son / co-owner, Rich Cording Jr., are featured in this Irrigation & Green Industry article about “passing the baton” to the next generation of landscape professionals.

The Record – Real Estate

Article in The Record about Backyard Habitats - Page 1

The Record wrote about backyard habitats in North Jersey and featured two projects designed and installed by CLC Landscape Design.

Landscape Management

cover of landscape management magazine june 2016

Rich Cording Sr. of CLC Landscape Design talks about party prep and how the service has become a fun and easy add-on in this Landscape Management article.