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.
Show advice for: Landscape Design | Outdoor Rooms | Outdoor Kitchens | Planting Guides | Lawns and Grass | Swimming Pools | Pergolas and Decks | Lighting and Power | Driveways and Paths | Rainwater Systems | Retaining Walls | Fencing and Gates | Maintenance and Cleaning |
What’s better, artificial grass or real grass?
With pros and cons for both artificial, and natural lawns, what do homeowners need to consider?
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.
Hampton Style Gardens
As said “too much of a good thing is about right”, the same goes for Hampton style gardens.
Top Tips - Outdoor Pool's Maintenance
Top tips from Barrier Reef Pools on outdoor pool maintenance, coverings, heat pumps and water care.
Enhancing Curb Appeal with Horizontal Fencing
It’s no wonder that horizontal fences are becoming increasingly popular with their sleek, contemporary aesthetic
Top 5 Pergola Styles in New Zealand
A Pergola could be the answer that you are looking for to making your outdoor living and entertaining spaces more usable, welcoming and stylish. Zones has gathered the Top 5 Pergola Styles to help get your ideas flowing for your backyard.
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.
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.