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Various Ways You Can Make Use of Decorative Pebbles

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The focal point of your home’s exterior is the garden. Therefore, homeowners will strive to make it aesthetically appealing as they can with an array of foliage flowers, succulents and more. However, this is not the only way that you can make your garden attractive. Decorative pebbles provide you with an alternative way to add some visual as well as textural interest to your garden at an affordable price. Moreover, decorative pebbles can also be quite factual depending on what your needs are. Read More»

Tips On Chemical-Free Weed Control

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You may prefer not to use chemicals to control the weeds in your garden, especially if you have kids and pets or if you would like wildlife and birds to be safe in your outside space.  A good landscape gardening service will be able to accommodate these requirements.  However, weeds tend to grow rapidly during the spring and summer months, and may need controlling between gardening service visits.  Here are some tips on how to control weeds without using chemicals. Read More»

Snow Blowing Tips To Help You Remove Snow Off Your Driveway Effortlessly

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Snow blowing is an effective way of removing snow off your driveway provided you take the necessary precautions. Also, using the right technique to remove the snow significantly reduces the workload. Below are some essential snow blowing tips that can help you finish your snow blowing task fast and without much difficulty.  Maintain the Right Pattern It’s important that you remove the snow outwards when snow blowing. Starting to remove snow from the middle is an effective way of ensuring snow is pushed away from the cleared areas. Read More»

Tips To Help You Choose An Ideal Windbreak For Your Landscape

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Strong winds can easily damage your garden and also make your outdoors quite uncomfortable. To get more comfort and protect your crops and outdoor fixtures from damage, you should invest in an appropriate windbreak. Below are tips and guidelines that can help you choose the right windbreak for your outdoors. Using a Windbreak Mesh A windbreak mesh is a good option for blocking out strong winds in your outdoors, especially if your backyard is not spacious. Read More»

How to Protect Your Garden Monuments and Preserve Their Condition

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Garden monuments add an attractive flourish to your garden, but if you want to keep them looking good for the long run, you need to take care to protect them from damage, dirt and the effects of aging. In addition to cleaning your monuments as recommended by the manufacturer, you should also protect them from wear and tear using the following tips.    1. Do not position monuments directly under your eaves. Read More»

Landscaping Tips That Will Make Your Yard Friendlier For Kids

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If you have kids, having a yard on your property is a great way to allow them to play outdoors rather than keep them cooped up in the house. However, simply having a yard may not be very beneficial to them if they do not have an interest in playing outside. One of the ways to make your yard more interesting and appealing to your kids is through landscaping. Here are some landscaping tips that you could use to make your yard friendlier for your children. Read More»

DIY-Residential Excavations: 3 FAQs

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Various situations may create the need to dig up the landscape in the residential setting. Examples of these scenarios include the installation of external drainage pipes, undertaking repairs and maintenance-related activities on these pipes and the installation of fibre-optic cables. It’s expected for a DIY-minded homeowner to have a number of questions in relation to the above-mentioned topic. This article discusses answers to three questions for the benefit of homeowners planning an excavation-related activity. Read More»

Residential Property Surveys- Who Needs Them?

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Hiring the services of a licensed property surveyor is seldom a cheap undertaking. This is because of the importance attached to the services that the mentioned professionals provide to the general public. Individuals looking to invest in residential property may need to enlist the services of professional land surveyors at different stages of the property acquisition process (and even after such property has been acquired). Discussed in this article are a few scenarios that create the need for a professional land survey when looking to purchase residential property. Read More»

The Grass is Greener: How to Care For Your Synthetic Lawn

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While one of the benefits of installing synthetic grass into your garden is that is does not require any cutting, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t need maintaining. Below are some simple steps you can take to maintain and care for your synthetic lawn. Washing While rainfall is the best thing for cleaning synthetic grass, it is possible you don’t live in an area with high rainfall. If that is the case, quickly spraying your synthetic grass using a garden hose will help to remove any dust, dirt or pollen which has built up on the lawn. Read More»

Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Garden Contractor

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One of the greatest things about living in Australia is the beautiful, sunny weather, and if you are fortunate enough to have a garden, you no doubt want to spend as much time outdoors on your property as possible. With that said, you can only enjoy your outdoor time if your garden is up to scratch, and if you are not green fingered, you may need to lean on the talents of a garden contractor to help you out with some professional landscaping. Read More»