17-February-2014

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Landscaping Ideas: Rose Gardening 101

Rose gardens have been popular since the Middle Ages and they are still some of the most stunning choices for a themed outdoor landscape you can create. Lots of Aussies avoid rose gardening though as they are under the impression that it is a particularly tough thing to get right. That is not really the … Continue Reading




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Choosing the Right Outdoor Kitchen Essentials

Summer is the perfect time for making the most of the good weather and taking your meals outdoors instead of being stuck in a hot kitchen or stuffy dining room to eat. These days more and more people are taking that idea to the next level and creating an complete outdoor kitchen that truly allows … Continue Reading




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DIY Tricks to Liven Up Your Home’s Landscape

A garden space can benefit from a little accessorizing every bit as much as the interior can. When it comes to modern outdoor spaces though in order to avoid making everything a little too kitsch and boring forget about garden gnomes or angel shaped water fountains and try one of these easy to execute but … Continue Reading




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Create Your Own Zen Garden Retreat

Just imagine it – coming home after a long hard day at work/caring for the kids/going to school/all three and then some and having the chance to retreat to a tranquil paradise that was especially designed for relaxation and to promote a sense of well being, calm and peace. Sounds pretty darn good right? and … Continue Reading




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Outdoor Solar Lighting Basics – The Affordable Way To Light Up a Landscape in Style

Adequate outdoor lighting is a must for most people when it comes to the outdoor areas around their homes and businesses but it is not always easy to install it and it is certainly never cheap. Outdoor solar lights are fast becoming the best alternative to traditional electric powered outdoor lights because they are more … Continue Reading




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Rental Property 101 – Exterior Maintenance

This is the fourth post in an occasional series that offers tips for new and established landlords in order for them to get the most out of their investment.  Rental property maintenance is a very important part of being a landlord. It can also be a nuisance but in order to keep paying tenants safe … Continue Reading




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Landscaping Ideas – Solar Water Fountains

Water features, large and small, have become even more popular than ever over the last several years because they are a great way to add immediate and striking visual interest to a garden or other outdoor space, especially if a fountain is used as the focal point of the overall landscape design, something that can … Continue Reading




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Great Landscaping Ideas for the Gardening Challenged

Not everyone is blessed with a “green thumb.” Some of us in fact are the kind of people who can kill a pot plant just by looking at it. That does not have to mean however that if you don’t have the spare cash to employ a full time gardener that you have to be … Continue Reading




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Choosing the Right Materials for Your New Patio

A patio can provide you with a wonderfully tranquil spot to relax, a great place to entertain and add to the overall aesthetic appeal of your outdoor space. Choosing a patio material is one of the very first steps in the process and there are a lot of options out there – each with their … Continue Reading




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