George has studied landscape design and architecture at Rutgers. During his 40 years in business he has honed his skills by collaborating with creative landscape architects and architects. He learned early on even reluctant clients need to be a partner in the design process. Extensive travel to Europe and through the Americas has enriched his design sensibilities. He has an obsessive attention to detail and has always valued quality projects vs. quantity.
George’s relationships with high end architects and builders has produced the gorgeous and diverse portfolio illustrated on BorabLandscape.com. He believes in the power of word of mouth referrals and understands it can take decades to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. He leads through example, communication and team building. Constant education and familiarity of new products and processes is an investment in his continued success.
To balance the working life, George enjoys cooking and entertaining with his wife, Mary, for family, friends, and their grandchildren. After 50 years he still has a passion for surfing and travel.
“George Borab is a terrific landscaper. Always reliable and attentive to detail, he is a pleasure to work with. With remarkable vision, knowledge and artistry, George turns his clients’ dreams into reality. Our yard has never looked better, and we would highly recommend him.”
–Toby and Betsy Wesson, Brielle, NJ