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 |
Sun plants and ‘hot’ tips for sunny spots
Just as some of us are sun-lovers and others prefer a shady spot, so is it with garden plants; the amount of sun will dictate garden design and type of planting.
The urban garden
Long gone – from our major urban areas at least – are the quarter acre sections many of today’s homeowners grew up with. Modern housing pressures mean living in close proximity to one another has become the norm.
FAQs for gardens and planting
We look at the FAQs of home owners wanting to do gardening and planting.
How to choose the right grass for your home
If your quest is to find the perfect lawn for your property, you’re in the right place. Let’s stroll up the garden path with the right tools to find which grass is right for your home.
How to make a fire pit work for your outdoor space
We Kiwis love our indoor/outdoor flow, but relaxing outside is no longer restricted to firing up the barbie when the sun’s out.
Swimming pool design ideas
Nothing will make a bigger splash in your backyard like a swimming pool. From half-moon plunge pools to rock-lined resort sanctuaries, a pool can transform your section into an oasis of your dreams.
Tips and tricks for planting in a shaded garden
As sections shrink in size and houses become larger, many gardeners are faced with landscaping a space that enjoys more shade than sun.
Spanish style gardens
Spanish gardens famously celebrate warmth, intimacy and serenity. Privacy, symmetry and architectural rhythm are the hallmarks of their design.