• Designing Landscapes for Hot Climates

    Warmer climates, like Coffs Harbour, present unique challenges for designing landscapes. But fear not! With proper planning and design, we can create beautiful, sustainable outdoor spaces that not only thrive in the heat but also improve your home’s overall environment. So, let’s dig into designing landscapes for hot climates. Designing ...

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  • Future-Proof Your Garden Design

    Gardens are beautiful, aren’t they? They breathe life into our spaces and our lives. However, they also require some foresight and planning. To ensure your garden’s longevity and lasting beauty, you need to think about the future. So, here are some simple guidelines to future-proof your garden in Coffs Harbour. ...

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  • Create Gardens for Biological Diversity & Habitat Restoration

    Imagine your Coffs Harbour garden teeming with life, filled with a variety of flora and fauna. Well, it’s possible. The key is biodiversity because diverse plant life invites an assortment of wildlife. From birds and insects to small mammals, you can expect them all! Biodiversity helps ecosystems to recover from ...

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  • Fantastic Edging Ideas For Your Garden

    Don’t overlook garden edging if you’re planning a complete garden design or putting in a path or garden beds. After all, well-defined garden edges improve the look of your garden and offer several practical advantages. For example, they hold back the soil, gravel, mulch and stones and provide a tidy ...

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  • Australian Lawns & Grasses: Choose The Right One for Turf Lay

    If you’re lucky enough to live in beautiful Coffs Harbour, now is a great time to pick the perfect grass for turf lay. There are a few leading contenders, each with its own advantages depending on its intended use and position. Here, we’ll guide you through the turf lay options ...

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  • Starting New Garden Beds

    It’s spring in Coffs Harbour, and it’s time to get your hands dirty! Picture this — Your very own enchanting flower beds or a crop of delicious home-grown salad and vegetables; sounds good? Read on, and you’ll discover just how achievable this idea can be by creating new garden beds.. ...

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  • A Guide to Soft Landscaping

    Spring has sprung on the Coffs Coast, so are you ready to transform your outdoor space and create a garden that adds value to your property and brings joy every day? Soft landscaping may be just what you need. So, let’s explore the ins and outs of soft landscaping. Soft ...

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  • Landscape Design Considerations You Need To Know

    Wait! Before rushing out to the local plant nursery in Coffs and maybe getting tempted by the wrong plants, consider the following points. In this article, we’ve compiled a few crucial landscape design considerations for your new or redesigned garden. 1. Landscape Design Considerations – Know Your Yard Landscaping starts ...

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  • Why Retaining Walls Fail

    Despite their seemingly robust and enduring structure, retaining walls can fail. Most times, these failures aren’t a sudden occurrence; instead, it’s a gradual process due to several factors. So, in this article, we’ll explore why retaining walls fail. Poorly Constructed Subgrade or Footing Like any other structure, retaining walls require ...

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  • Designing a Sustainable Garden

    A vibrant, flourishing landscape and garden can be more than just aesthetics; it can also reflect our commitment to sustainability and our planet’s health. Sustainable design is about reducing waste, reusing resources, and creating a healthy environment for people and wildlife. And, if well designed, it will be a lower ...

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  • Timber For Landscaping: Pine VS Hardwood

    Let’s cut straight to the chase. Yes, pine can hold up, but it totally depends. Essentially, pine’s durability hinges on treatments. Without treatments, pine alone isn’t your best bet for timber for landscaping. So, what are the different types of pine treatments, and what do they mean? Different Treatments for ...

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  • How to Lay Turf Perfectly

    Laying turf is a popular way to quickly create a green, lush lawn. However, laying turf requires a bit of planning, preparation, and execution to achieve a healthy and perfect-looking lawn. But rest assured, spending time and some money to create an appealing lawn can pay dividends! So, let’s go ...

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