Maintaining Trees and Lawns

  • Three Factors To Consider When Shopping For Soil Supplies

    1 December 2021

    The Australian summer is here, so many gardeners love to make the most of the Christmas holiday time off to do planting work in their gardens. However, before you can do any new planting, the dirt needs to be prepped ready for the new greenery. Having fresh soil delivered is an easy way of preparing for the new planting. If you are someone who has never shopped for soil supplies before, here are three factors to consider before placing your first order.

  • Landscape Elements to Beautify Your Garden

    31 August 2021

    If you're planning an outdoor landscape project to enhance your yard, you could turn to materials such as natural stone and decorative concrete. Here are several ideas. Natural Stone Pavers Natural stone pavers are created when organic rock chunks are carved into shapes and sizes, perfect for you to incorporate into the garden. You could create a patio or pathway or line garden beds with the gorgeous colours and textures of rock pavers.

  • Ideas for Using Rocks in Your Garden

    8 June 2021

    Landscape rocks spread beautiful colours like pink, fawn, ivory, and purple around the garden. Here are several ideas to help you get started with designing the rock features in your yard. Mulch Gravel and pebble mulch scattered over the garden beds will impede weeds and help to regulate the soil temperature. However, some stone species absorb heat, so check with your landscape supplies expert on which available pebbles will work best.

  • The Future-Proof Features You Need On A New Lawnmower

    24 February 2021

    Lawnmowers are one of the foundational elements in any toolshed, with millions of Australians using lawnmowers every week to keep the quickly grown grass at bay. If your last mower just coughed its last breath and you need a new one fast then it is easy to go and buy the first one you see. Before you do that, there are a few things you should be aware of. Lawnmowers are getting more and more features by the day, and there are great options available for any budget.

  • 4 Crucial Things to Include in Your Office Deep Cleaning Checklist

    23 February 2021

    A typical office cleaning checklist covers the floors, carpets and mats, kitchen surfaces and washrooms. While the daily cleaning is enough to keep your office looking clean, it doesn't get all the work done. Regular deep cleaning helps address areas that are seldom cleaned during daily and weekend cleanings. Deep cleaning eliminates bacteria, dust, dirt and stains, making your office a clean and healthy space for your workers. Thus, as you plan for an office deep clean, here are four critical things to include.

  • Ways to Enhance Your Backyard Using Natural Stone

    16 February 2021

    Beautiful gardens often combine natural plants and foliage with hardscape elements. One substance that you can use to build hardscape features in your backyard is natural stone. Consider the following ways you can include rock on your property. Retaining Walls Your garden doesn't have to be sloping or on a hill for you to enjoy the beauty and excitement of a retaining wall. You can build raised garden beds in a flat backyard, around which you can construct a retaining wall in travertine, sandstone or bluestone.

  • 4 Flower Species You Can Use to Create a Stunning Landscape in Your Home

    19 January 2021

    Do you intend to create an outstanding landscape? Planting flowers is among the most efficient and affordable ways you can use to spruce up your garden or landscape. Flowers will beautify the outdoor space, attract pollinators like butterflies and bees into your home, enhance curb appeal and conserve the environment. But before you plant the flowers, it's crucial to understand that they come in different colours, sizes and texture. If you choose the right flowers, you will have a beautiful yellow, pink, red, purple or white landscape throughout the year.

  • Want to Green Up Your Buffalo Turf? 4 Simple Ways to Do It

    18 January 2021

    As a homeowner, you may want to have a beautiful and well-maintained outdoor space. This can help you connect with nature and enhances the aesthetic appearance and social value of your home. Installing a beautiful lawn is among the most effective ways you can improve your landscape. And although you can use various grass species to have a beautiful lawn, buffalo turf can be a great species for this purpose. Like other plants, buffalo turf needs proper care, particularly when installing it.

  • Why Use a Flexible Growth Medium?

    14 January 2021

    If you need to use hydroseeding to improve an area of ground, then you can speed up the process by using a growth medium. These products stick to the ground and help it flourish. They also work against the negative effects of erosion. While control blankets, hydraulic mediums and fibre matrix solutions work in many situations, your best bet might be to go with a flexible growth medium. This kind of product introduces a mix of fibres, seeding and mulching ingredients to the soil to rejuvenate it and improve its quality.