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 Essential Guide to Outdoor Lighting
We show you how to create a home lighting plan that compliments your landscape. From tree uplights, to lanterns and everything in between, this guide will teach you to create the perfect ambient outdoor space with the use of outdoor lighting
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.
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.
How to choose the right outdoor lighting
Turn your outdoor area into a safe and welcoming night-time wonderland with carefully chosen lighting.
How to create fire pits and fireplaces to last and enjoy
Outdoor fire pits are very popular in landscaping. It’s a good option for those short on space as they create cosy spots perfect for entertaining guests.
Tropical themed gardens are one of the most popular choices of backyard styles today. This is how you can transform your garden into your own tropical oasis.
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.
A tropical garden landscape introducing flow
When Mike and Genevieve Broadbent decided to renovate their backyard in Herne Bay, they did so to make a statement. Their beautiful house would be well at home with a traditional classic look. But Mike opted for a resort style landscape.