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Top Landscaping Ideas

21 Sep Top Landscaping Ideas for Entertaining

Life can’t be all about work and no play. After all, you work hard so that you can get more enjoyment out of your downtime. So, if you are about to get started on your landscaping, then make sure you can take full advantage of it. Keep reading to find out what it takes to create an outdoor space that’s fit for entertainment. Hire an Expert One of the easiest ways to create an outdoor entertainment area is to call in the experts. Landscaping teams are full of wonderful ideas that you may not have even considered for your yard. As you see your property every day, it’s hard to imagine what it could be over and above what it now is. Let a landscaper offer their insight and decide if their idea of an entertainer’s paradise is one that you share. Lighting Entertaining is something you can do outside during the day, but what are you supposed to do once the sun goes down? You could retreat to the comfort of indoors, but why not make sure entertaining outdoors can happen long into the night? Lighting is something that can have a dramatic impact on your outdoor space. You can use solar lights to enhance your favourite plants, or stair, deck, and wall lighting for illuminating your usable areas. Even path lighting is worth your consideration, for it lets you navigate your property in the dead of night.
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Maintenance Free Landscaping

21 Jul Lock and Leave: Hassle-Free Landscaping Ideas

Around four percent of Australian housing stock has been used or is being used as an Airbnb. That means there are about 350,000 unique listings, not including those on alternative platforms. So, essentially, 350,000 people have mastered the art of hosting, cleaning, and landscaping a lock and leave property. The sheer volume of people doing it doesn’t mean that it’s easy, though. It just means that property hosts have scoured the internet for ideas on how to landscape their properties in a low maintenance way. And, now, you can too. Read on to learn some hassle-free landscaping ideas for lock and leave homes. Focus on the Hardscape Elements When people book Airbnb accommodation, they are quite often on holiday. They want to entertain, relax, and enjoy their surroundings. You can accommodate those needs and wishes with an entertainment-style outdoor area. That means instead of gardens you have to maintain, you can opt for outdoor furniture on paved patio areas, built-in bench seating, and expansive deck areas that take up a significant portion of the backyard. You can then accessorise these areas with lighting and other fun elements. Gardens aren’t the be-all and end-all of landscaping design.
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Commercial landscaping ideas

11 Jul Ways Landscaping Can Benefit Your Business

We all know that landscaping can benefit our home lives. It gives us a sense of pride and somewhere to relax after a hard day at work. But did you know that top-quality landscaping at your place of business can also be of benefit? How it is might just surprise you. It Can Improve Your Image as Eco-Friendly Being an eco-friendly business is becoming more and more important, so let landscaping offer that illusion. Alongside making changes to your operations to limit your environmental impact, you can also pay attention to your landscaping. Invest in native plants, grass, and a natural environment that customers and employees will love. It Can Increase Your Property Value If you have space in front of your business to make a real impact with landscaping, then don’t let the opportunity pass you by. Having hardscape and softscape elements can not only make your business stand out from the crowd but make the real estate under it far more valuable, too. Your Employees Can Be More Productive Something as simple as a serene outdoor area for lunch, some native plants, and a patch of grass can be the difference between a productive and unproductive team. Plenty of studies have shown that nature can promote more productivity in the workplace. If you have been wondering how you can get your team to increase their output, then a landscaping expert might have the solution.
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07 Oct Top Advantages of Leaving Landscape Design to An Expert

Australia is very much a “DIY” nation. Many homeowners consider them to be quite handy with the tools, and they most probably are. However, when it comes to landscape design, it can be an entirely new experience. You might be a whizz on the paintbrush, but how skilled are you with sketching plans and working to scale? If you were unsure whether you should phone for a landscaping expert, then here are five of many reasons why that’s an excellent idea. They Can Work Within Your Budget A common excuse for failing to call in the experts – for almost anything – is the cost. Why get someone to paint your fence when you can do it yourself? Why mow your lawns when there’s a perfectly good mower in your shed? The beauty of a landscaping expert is they can work to a budget.
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07 Feb Top Landscape Design Trends 2019/2020

Experts in landscape design are always thinking ahead. They know that trends change, and people’s preferences with them, so try to deliver on what they believe will be the “next biggest thing” in the landscaping world. If you are about to begin a landscaping project of your own, with or without the help of a landscaper, then read on. Here are some of the predicted 2019 and 2020 trends that are worth a closer look.
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landscaping for pets

24 Jul Pet’s Paradise: Landscaping Ideas for You and Your Pets

They say that a dog is a man’s best friend, but how far are you willing to go to make sure your dog knows it? If you are starting your next landscaping project, why not make sure your furry friend can enjoy it as much as you? Here’s how. Make Water a Focal Point A water feature in any landscaping plan is a good idea, but even more so when you have pets. Water-loving dogs will jump at the chance to be able to drink, play, and frolic in a pool that you’ve set up with their interests in mind. All you need to do is make sure the water is clean and safe to drink. The pond should also have a natural slope for a dog to both enter and exit the water safely.
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Landscaping For Entertainers

17 Nov How to Create an Entertainer’s Paradise by landscaping right

For as long as humankind has existed, there has been an area set aside for entertainment at everyone’s homes. Cave people would invite visitors to sit around their fire, and drawing rooms were popular additions in English homes in the 15th century. It’s almost in our DNA that we must entertain, and we must have somewhere to do it. When you’re landscaping, it can be no different. Factor in somewhere to entertain and enjoy the obvious social benefits that follow.
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