SourceMany people consider the tropics as paradise. Gorgeous climate, fabulous beaches, vibrant flowers, lush greenery, fascinating fauna — being in such a place has the power to lift the everyday worries that rest heavy on their shoulders. The serenity stemming from the beauty of nature, the usually laidback attitude of the people in the tropics, the relaxing warm weather — all these contribute to the restful and rejuvenating qualities of the tropics. Wouldn’t you want to have this right in your backyard? (more…)
In Australia, we like our big iconic monuments. From the Big Banana to the Big Koala, we are proud of our Aussie culture. And what’s more iconic to the modern Australian Backyard than the humble Australian Deck? No true blue backyard is complete without one. It is important you choose a design and materials that are going to survive whatever conditions are thrown at it. So here is a brief guide to designing your very own Great Australian Deck.