Tag Archives: backyard

Design Trend of the Month – Plunge Pools

There is no doubt that plunge pools are a popular choice for many Australian homes. If you have underutilised outdoor space, transforming it into an oasis complete with a plunge pool can create the perfect family area or a quiet retreat. However, before installing a plunge pool, there are many considerations, such as the size,…

Outdoor entertaining ideas

Australian weather means that outdoor entertaining is always an option. Whether you are looking to throw the ultimate pool party or snuggle up around a fire pit, we’ve got you covered with these outdoor entertaining ideas! Before you start planning what your outdoor entertaining area is going to look like, there are a few things…

The Block contestants #makeitmodular in back yard reveals!

It’s finally here; saving the best until very last, we finally get to see the stunning back yard reveals on The Block! From pizza party pits, to feature tiled modular fencing murals…let’s check out what these Blockheads have created!     House 1: Harry & Tash Sleek and understated, House 1 has effectively created a…

30 epic BBQ recipes for outdoor entertaining this Australia Day

Sure, there’s the humble sausage sanga to fall back on. But if you’re looking to up the ante with your outdoor entertaining, there’s a world of epic foods you can throw on the barbie! For an epic fest over your Australia Day long weekend, check out these epic BBQ recipes that’ll earn you some love…

10 unique, creative and innovative retaining wall ideas

Retaining walls have to be many things; strong, durable, and sometimes even specifically engineered. More importantly, they can also be unique, fun, interesting and downright transformative. Find inspiration in the 10 most creative retaining wall ideas that we’ve come across! *** Make the most of your land and find out more about our designer standalone and…

How to baby-proof your backyard

Your backyard should be a source of relaxation, entertainment and beauty for your family; but every outdoor space has its dangers. Explore our 8 steps to effectively baby-proof your backyard! For a pet-specific guide to making your backyard a safe, fun home, check out how to create a pet paradise! 1. Know your plants; the good, the…

How to reduce noise in your backyard

Investing in your peace and quiet is a crucial step toward a healthy, happy home in our busy world. From traffic noise to loud neighbours, here are our expert tips on how to reduce noise in your backyard! Why you should reduce noise in your backyard A 2003 study by Brown and Bullen found that up…