Retaining wall ideas for sloped backyards

Maximising usable space is the goal when considering landscaping plans for a sloping block. Retaining wall ideas for sloped backyards include using terracing to level areas into workable spaces creates a garden filled with interest and zones that can be designated for specific functions. One of the biggest challenges with …

Benefits of using Corten Steel in the garden

Corten steel is quickly becoming a popular feature in Australian landscaping where it is used for planters, garden edging, screens, sculptures, fences and outdoor fire pits. If you are looking for an architectural material that is long-lasting, low maintenance and will add an attractive “natural” look to your garden – …

Raised Veggie Gardens – Is Treated Pine Safe to Use

Raised veggie gardens are more popular than ever. Families want activities to get the kids outside and they have an increased focus on growing fresh, organic produce for healthier meals.  If you have grand plans for a veggie patch, there’s many ways you can achieve this. If you have good …

Decking Timber – The Difference between Composite and Timber

Decking Timber, the strength and warmth of timber has made it a long-time favourite in our homes and outdoor spaces. As materials evolve the decking world has alternative, eco-products in the market which raise the question – do you stick with wood, or make the leap to composites? Despite the …