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Design Trend of the Month – Terraced Gardens

Looking for a creative way to tackle your tricky sloping block? Level up with this month’s design trend and create an amphitheatre of lush foliage with terraced gardens! Landscaping hack for sloping blocks Steeply sloped blocks can be quite a challenge to work with. Furthermore, the cost of retaining walls over 750mm can usually skyrocket,…

Design Trend of the Month – Outdoor Feature Tiles

Herringbone and basketweave and fish scale, oh my! For this month’s design trend, we’re diving into the enchanting world of outdoor feature tiles and where they can be used in your backyard! (image sources: left | right) Pool tiling ideas If your pool area could use a bit of character, consider adding feature tiles somewhere…

DIY Ideas; How to build a green wall

As our backyards become more compact, we look for creative DIY ideas to green our living spaces and reap the benefits for our mental, emotional and physical wellbeing. Enter the green wall trend; an instant teleportation from urban madness to lush paradise!   Green walls and vertical gardens have been a growing trend in home…