Laura's Landscaping Advice

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Laura's Landscaping Advice

Your surroundings can have a big impact on how you feel. For many years, I didn't realise how unhappy the landscaping around my home was making me. It had been a lovely space when we bought the house but over the years, my husband and I had let the trees, shrubs and lawn fall into ruin. One day, I realised that I had to do something about the situation so I called in a team of professional landscaping contractors. They helped me to plan and carry out work on my property. I am so happy with the results that I decided to start a blog.

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Critical Considerations When Buying a Lawn Turf

24 July 2020
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Lawns are not only beautiful sights to behold, but they also enable homeowners and their families to unwind and enjoy the surrounding view. Notably, Australia's demanding environment can make turf selection a difficult task. With multiple turf types, colours and textures available in the market, making the right call can be confusing. However, choosing a type of turf when you know what you want is less challenging. Most importantly, focus on the type of lawn, natural elements and maintenance requirements when selecting lawn turf for the best results. Read More …

Insight into the Proper Application of Hydroseeding

12 September 2019
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Whether it is through water or wind, soil erosion can damage the landscape of any property if the elements are not controlled. This is especially the case if your property is on a slope where water and wind can easily wash away the topsoil. However, while there are various ways you can control erosion, hydroseeding offers an excellent solution. Nonetheless, you can only enjoy the benefits of hydroseeding erosion control if you use the correct application techniques. Read More …

Top Tips For Landscaping With Roses

31 December 2018
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At the start of a new year, it is timely to remember the old proverb, "Take time to smell the roses." Creating a garden oasis that is relaxing and enjoyable to be in is one way you can embrace this proverb. As a rose lover who is ready to reshape the landscape design of your home, growing roses means you can tackle the proverb both literally and figuratively. Consequently, use these two top tips to ensure your rose garden landscaping design is perfect for your property. Read More …

What to Consider When Shopping for Artificial Turf

20 March 2018
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For people residing in water-scarce areas, installing an artificial turf lawn makes better sense than natural lawn installation. As a natural lawn may lose its lush green colour because of water scarcity, fake turf will retain its initial look without the need for watering. With a wide variety of artificial turf products being sold on the landscaping market, selecting the best turf for your artificial lawn can be rather confusing. But that needn't be so. Read More …

Using Stonework to Create an Enchanted Fairy Garden

23 January 2018
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The idea of fairies at the bottom of the garden is an old one, fascinating children and adults alike for many generations. While you're not likely to find real fairies outside your home, you can still create an outdoor area that looks like an enchanted fairy garden. If you have children, it will fascinate them and capture their imaginations, and if not, it simply adds an interesting, attractive feature to the garden. Read More …