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 |
The Ultimate Guide to watering your garden
There are a few steadfast rules when it comes to watering your garden. We offer up our best tips on carefree garden maintenance.
Annual Garden Maintenance Calendar
Maintaining your garden and landscape is a year round project. There is outdoor entertaining to consider, lawns to keep healthy and trees to trim. There is a lot to remember and consider, so we have put together an annual calendar to help you stay on top of things. If things are ever getting too much to manage on your own, a Zones maintenance specialist is just a call away.
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.
All you need to know about landscaping terms
About to embark on your landscaping adventure? Before you set off into the green distance, keep confusion at bay with this helpful glossary of terms and words to know from Zones landscape designer Nichola Vague.
Things to consider before installing a swimming pool
There are a variety of factors to consider when deciding to invest in a swimming pool. Whether it’s the type of pool, installation, finish, or water type, you’ll want to make sure your choices serve your real needs.
Swimming pool maintenance in New Zealand
There is one word that separates a swimming pool from a murky “frog pond,” the big M, maintenance.
Peonies – Planting and care instructions
Peony or Paeony? Whatever the spelling they’re a glorious addition to any garden setting. They’re also famous for their longevity with reports of plants lasting over 50 years.
How to plant and care for feijoa trees
When return on investment in the garden matters, think no further than the feijoa, a backyard staple that’s more popular than ever as newer cultivars produce higher yields of larger fruit for little effort.