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Outdoor renovation advice

We’ve put together a useful library of articles that share advice on outdoor renovations and landscaping projects.   However it’s not possible to convey everything on a web-site so please get in touch with us for further advice, assistance or to discuss your project.

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Article - How to build a kids playhouse  DIY

How to build a Kids' Playhouse

With a little bit of planning and the right tools, building a playhouse for your kids to enjoy this summer is made super-duper easy with this step-by-step guide.

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How to build a Kids' Playhouse
Article - Top 4 illegal plants in NZ

Top 4 Illegal Plants in NZ

A number of plants that are illegal to sell, distribute or propagate in New Zealand for various reasons, and some are more common than you may think.

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Top 4 Illegal Plants in NZ
Article - Pohutukawa Trees & Rules Around Pruning Them

Pōhutukawa Trees & Rules Around Pruning Them

Always check with your local Zones Landscaping Specialist before cutting down or pruning a Pōhutukawa tree, as it may be protected and therefore may require special permission to remove or prune.

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Pōhutukawa Trees & Rules Around Pruning Them
Article - Plants That Thrive as Mercury Drops in Winter

Plants That Thrive as Mercury Drops in Winter

Don’t hang up your gumboots just yet, in fact, there are lots of plants that bloom throughout winter and many options to create beds of colour and scent as well as edible gardens.

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Plants That Thrive as Mercury Drops in Winter
Article - Permaculture - Design For Life

Permaculture - Design For Life

Permaculture, also known as sustainability, has three essential tenets: care for the earth, care for people, and fair share - using the earth’s resources wisely and equitably.

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Permaculture - Design For Life
Article: Bringing vertical walls to life.

Living Walls - A Connection With Nature

Living Wall is a guaranteed way to create more connection with nature and a ‘feel-good’ atmosphere – various plant options, edible and not, will thrive your view all day long.

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Living Walls - A Connection With Nature
Article - Best Air Purifying Plants

Best Air-Purifying Plants

We look at the study by NASA revealing the plants most efficient at purifying air. Here is our pick for the top 5 super-power air-purifying plans. 

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Best Air-Purifying Plants
Article - What is xeriscaping and how can I achieve it in my garden?

What is xeriscaping and how to achieve it in a garden?

Xeriscaping is a landscaping concept that doesn’t require water, irrigation or regular maintenance. Xeriscaping is becoming more and more popular as people want to conserve resources such as water. But how can you implement this concept in your garden?

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What is xeriscaping and how to achieve it in a garden?