The Cost of Landscaping

Any project around the house means time and money, but whatever the project you need to consider whether it will help with the property value of your house in the long run and remember that this makes it a worthwhile expense with long term investment. So when it comes to landscaping costs how do you.. read more →

When to use a Landscaper

We’ve discussed some landscaping DIY options that you can use around the house yourself that can be inexpensive and easy to do to help to beautify your garden or patio but that still begs the question, when do you use a landscapers professional opinion and skills? Is there a point to which you need to.. read more →

Landscaping ideas and Tips for your Garden

Most people think that when it comes to doing it themselves their garden is one place that is a no go zone. The fixer uppers around the house can be done but their garden needs to be left to the professionals. It’s true that a garden can be tricky and does sometimes need to be.. read more →

The business of Landscaping with Flora and Fauna

Landscaping is often assumed to be a fancy way of saying ‘gardening’ but it is so much more than that and thanks to experts in this field with a keen eye for observation, as well as thorough design knowledge, we have beautiful environments all around us reminding us that we aren’t confined to concrete jungles... read more →

Rock Gardens:

Along the same ideology as Zen Gardens, rock gardens have also come into the trendy-sphere amongst modern landscaping. Dealing with the climate changing and the more commonly occurring water restrictions of the warmer months. These type of water-wise gardening is becoming a better alternative to the traditional gardens of the past. These easy to create.. read more →

Patio Decks

Another trendy feature in modern day homes are wooden decks. This provides for the ultimate form of garden relaxation. Often times decks are created to make the outdoors a little more comfortable, they can highlight your braai area or showcase your beautiful view. If your garden cannot accommodate a beautiful wooded deck, and you have.. read more →

Zen Gardens

These Japanese gardens have been a trend among modern thinkers for quite some time now. They add a unique appeal to any landscaped site. These gardens once created are very easy to maintain. The word Zen means dry, this garden won’t need any irrigation. This is the appropriate garden feature for those who prefer low.. read more →

Retaining walls:

Retaining walls are used mainly when homes are built on sloped ground, although the house will be built on leveled ground, often the ground surrounding it will be left at this sloped angle. Retaining walls allow for the ground to be leveled and also allows for creating different sections, for larger grounds this can allow.. read more →

Garden Lighting:

A current trend at the moment is feature lighting, which can make sure your home looks good at night just as it does during the day. In landscaping one of the first things to light are the best features of the front of the house, interesting architecture and or a beautiful big oak tree and.. read more →

Garden seating

The garden bench, porch swing and the tyre swing is not one to forget when making your surroundings more comfortable and all round more pleasant. There are some many various styles and types to chose from.  Having this feature and placing it in the optimal position in the garden landscape can create a perfect spot.. read more →