Governor Pataki, Joe Grano (former CEO of UBS) and I got together to develop a new way of designing environmental communities.
In four days, Anthony and his team created a 1ot garden with a moss covered, flowered-lined fieldstone walkway and a waterfall spilling into a pond with lily pads.
Sblendorio’s attitude is more in keeping with that of the designers of Americas earliest suburbs, men such as Llewellyn Haskell and Frederick Law Olmsted..
Across the country, visionaries such as Sblendorio are leading the way in green development.
Mom, Dad, and the children all enjoy this outdoor extension of their home, alive with wildlife and color.
The result is a lush, romantic garden the attract birds and butterflies. Sblendorio filled the garden with shade-loving plants that vary in color and texture, adding year long interest.
Conceptualizing how you’d like your property to look and function in the long run is a must.
A beautiful landscape designed and constructed by Back to Nature featured in this photo-shoot.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, the new wave of ultra-green certification, moves from schools and businesses into private homes.
A brick walk leads to a secluded walled dining terrace with its ivy covered arch. A quiet space to relax.
Back to Nature aims to foster love of nature through holiday program for children, giving away 4000 trees.
Others, now will be able to create a school, a waterway, or a community or even a wilderness that in a just future is just right- and just in time.
Students trotting into the hallways don’t have to recognize the details of their school’s accomplishments- environmentalists across the nation already have!
Adults and children need to be reconnected with nature and natural systems, says Sblendorio. Apples come from trees not the supermarket.
Inspired by a curriculum dedicated to teaching responsibility and respect, The willow School has created an environment that models these virtues
If Anthony Sblendorio has his way, environmentally conscious design will soon be incorporated in more building throughout our states countryside.
Some innovators are even more ambitious. Anthony Sblendorio says its necessary to the next step to move beyond sustaining natural resources to regenerating resources.
Mr. Sblendorio you represent the type of small business person who exemplifies the entrepreneurial spirit coupled with a commitment to family and community the Small Business Association looks for in its winner.
Local business owner and landscape architect, Anthony Sblendorio, has been named the Small Business Person of the Year by Small Business Council of America.
The colors of the aged stones work well with the house and appear as though they’ve been here for a very long time.
This dining pavilion with a birdhouse cupola designed by Back to Nature is an elegant backyard retreat.
Green building techniques make a home healthier, more comfortable, more durable and more affordable to maintain than a conventional home!.
Mr. Sblendorio provided a wealth of knowledge on green building design and working holistically to expedite the development process.
A once controversial project may instead yield a group of homes designed to harness the environment.
An independent school in New Jersey embraces the green building movement as an integral component in the students learning experience.
The design utilizes innovative concepts and technologies to improve water supply, soils, plants and wildlife, while offering all the amenities.
Anthony designed gardens around the house to provide an extended bloom cycle with colorful plants that are deer resistant and require minimal maintenance.
We feel that regenerative describes a holistic process and design aspiration. In order to have stakeholders rally – to enhance and improve living systems through development.
We engage natural, social, and green systems to make each place-based design healthy and unique.
Were not just focusing on limiting damage to the environment and building green homes- but How we design so there’s increase soil health, and increased biodiversity.
The secrets above and below the grounds will lead to a better way of life, more in harmony with earths natural cycles.
Back to nature hosted a dinner highlighting local foods to benefit local environmental organizations.
Back to Nature designed landscaping that uses aquatic plants to remove impurities from water before it flows into a recycled cistern for reuse.
On behalf of the 911 Remembrance Foundation thank you for your kind and generous donation valued at $54,773.75.
The neighborhood would be one of the first single-family home communities in the stat built to be green.
Fence and gates often are thought of only a functional context, but they can make a major aesthetic impact within the landscape.
‘You must be from California’ people say about the ecology-minded developer Anthony Sblendorio
Inside the potting shed some of the birdhouses, including a schoolhouse, a church, and a general store.
Sblendorio develops sites in harmony with nature by having unique layouts, constructing structures in simple ways and handling drainage in natural means.
The memorial will consist of a center medallion of steel melted down from the World Trade Center.
Nitty-gritty is the adjective for a design that collects rainwater from the roof in underground storage, treats it with UV light, and uses to flush toilets.