Tag Archives: exterior design

Design Trend of the Month – Setback Bays

This month’s featured design trend focuses on how to create additional functional spaces in your fence design! Behold, the power of setback bays… What is a setback bay? With fencing, a bay is a common term for the section of fence between posts. Therefore, a setback bay is a bay that has been ‘set back’…

How to install outdoor wall lights into your modular fence

Entertain from dusk ’til dawn with integrated outdoor wall lights! Our wall panels have internal recesses to accept concealed cables for lighting, home entertainment systems, intercoms and more; so read on to find out how to light up your outdoor life today. Case Study: SlimWall with integrated lighting creates stunning pool feature wall Q. What…

Design Trend of the Month – 2019 Recap & Design Trends 2020 Forecast!

Peek into the past; peer into the future. Join us as we look back at our favourite Design Trends of 2019 and dive into our Design Trends 2020 Forecast!   Relive the Design Trends of 2019…   …and explore our Design Trends 2020 Forecast!   Biophilia biophilia (n.): an innate and genetically determined affinity of…

Design Trend of the Month – Byron Bay Style

Celebrating slow, purposeful living and the raw beauty of natural aesthetics, this month’s design trend embraces the lifestyle lessons hidden within Byron Bay style! Image: The Designory #MakeItModular for Byron Bay Barefoot Villa Jungle oasis Lifestyle lesson: De-stress by harnessing the healing power of nature and greenery. Lush, tropical surrounds require lush, tropical plants! No…

Expert Advice: Planning your new build’s outdoor area, with Ascher Smith

A beautiful backyard is one of the easiest things to forget in the early stages of a build…but one of the hardest things to ignore once it becomes your home! Recently, we were lucky enough to chat with Ascher Smith, Perth’s leading exterior landscape designer & stylist, about how — and when — to plan…

Design Trend of the Month – Smart Gardens

This month’s featured design trend is a glimpse into the future of outdoor maintenance; behold, the innovative genius of smart gardens! Explore all the ways that technology can support your appreciation of the natural world, rather than compete with it. 1. Smart irrigation Watering the garden can be a peaceful, meditative affair (especially with a…

Design Trend of the Month – Breeze blocks

With its intricate details and geometric texture, this retro design trend effortlessly crosses from last year’s mid-century modern obsession to the art deco vibes of 2019. Read on to explore how you can embrace the power of breeze blocks in your home design! (image source) Internal privacy screen Harness the magic of perspective by building…

Boost street appeal effortlessly with these 10 simple tricks

Boosting street appeal is not just for when you’re trying to sell; in fact, jazzing up your front entrance can promote a fresh, positive perspective of your home. Most often than not, we spend most of our efforts on the living spaces within. However, neglecting your front yard and entrance can negatively affect your property…