The trend toward stylish and functional outdoor spaces continues – especially in Sydney where most people truly prefer to stay at home, but usually not inside the house.
One thing that contributes to this trend is the abundance of resources when it comes to landscape design. You have social media releasing a continuous flow of inspiration. There are publications as well that are mainly focused on gardening trends. Lastly, there are a number of programs on TV dedicated to home makeovers, home improvement, and landscape ideas. (more…)
From a practical standpoint, there is no reason for you not to become the owner of a pet as well as an enticing, lush yard. However, landscaping with dogs in mind presents some challenges that will definitely require compromises.
Be prepared to balance what the designer in you wants and what owning a pet requires to successfully create a pet-friendly landscape design.
Not a Fully Functional Backyard?
There is nothing worse than having an untrimmed, unsightly lawn, and plenty of backyard furniture and landscape decoration crowding the space. How exactly will you enjoy playing outdoors with your dog if you have this kind of outdoor space? (more…)
Selling your property comes hand in hand with several home improvement projects. These include bedroom, bathroom, and kitchen renovations, and a new paint job. But often, people selling their homes do not do enough to improve one important area: the lawn.
Your Property’s Kerb Appeal
If you have plans of selling your home, one important thing you have to remember is that first impressions count. In case you have a lawn, your landscape or large or small garden design will be the first thing that interested buyers will see. (more…)
Landscaping provides several advantages, even for homes with small gardens. It offers better use of your outdoor areas and helps create several uses for the same space.
For instance, a garden patio can be used for dining outdoors or entertaining guests; plus, it helps increase the value of your property. Even installing decking can make your home look more appealing for buyers. There is an initial investment involved, but the increase in value and enjoyment makes it worth it. (more…)
In this article, we look at 6 unique projects for pool design in Sydney. Those are projects we’ve completed over the years and have gained great feedback from the clients. (more…)
Tired of seeing the same things over and over again on your landscape? Has your landscape seen better days? Or maybe it needs a little updating to keep pace with the recent changes you have made with your home?
Whatever your goals may be, updating the look of your backyard does not need to be complicated. Here are a few simple landscape design ideas that a garden landscaper (Sydney) has compiled that you might find useful: (more…)
What’s fun to do when it’s summer in Sydney? Enjoy the beautiful outdoors, of course.
The good news is that you don’t need to go too far. You can take advantage of the fresh air, beautiful views and the sunny weather right in the comfort of your own home. By improving your outdoor living spaces, you can have access to your best summer ever right where you live.
To make your outdoor space summer-re¬ady, make it a priority to change or update your landscape design. It’s best to work with a professional landscaper in Sydney to ensure you can implement improvements that will provide the most impact and offer value for your money in the long term.
Leading Sydney landscaping services experts also recommend focusing on the following elements as these provide the most ROI:
Do you want a patio and walkway incorporated in your landscape design but don’t quite know where to start? Here’s a simple guide to prove you with some inspiration to make your landscape design decisions easier. (more…)
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…)
Is there a place in the world you like or would like to travel to for a relaxing holiday? How about you give yourself easy access to a slice of that paradise right on your property by transforming your garden into your favourite destination?
If you want a destination-themed landscape design that is luxurious and perfect for entertaining, the following are great ideas for you to apply or use as inspiration.
If you love the beauty and mystique of Bali, you can achieve the same atmosphere for your garden by incorporating elements such as tropical plants (flowers like bougainvillea and hibiscus, short palm trees, rainforests ferns, and lots of bamboo), large clay jars, teakwood decks, and statues of Buddha. You could also put in a pond with live koi, stepping stones, Balinese lanterns, and Balinese handicrafts like intricate wood carvings and weavings. To further infuse the feel of a travel vacation, set up a hammock and low day beds on the deck. All of these together will feel both lush and serene. (more…)