garden design

3 ways to instantly transform your garden

garden design

When the weather is good, the sky is clear and the sun has got its hat on (hip hip hooray), there’s no better way to soak up the awesome atmosphere than in the comfortable privacy of your own outdoor space. Or is there? The quality of your outdoor space can have a big impact on

Designing a backyard for sports fans

backyard sports

Playing a sport is extremely important in life due to the fact that physical exercise has heaps of health benefits. From lowering the chances of obesity and other weight-related issues to building a strong and fit physique, it is certain that everybody needs a bit of daily recreation. However, how cool would it be to

How to create an alfresco area

Alfresco area

Outdoor entertainment areas are becoming increasingly popular in most homes. Considering the demanding lifestyle most people lead, a luxury area where they can rest & unwind will prove to be useful. And you’ll agree that the experience is made even better if this relaxation area is in the comfort of your home. This simply means

Low maintenance garden ideas

low maintenance garden

With the summer months fast approaching, it’s time to get your garden in tip-top condition for its busiest period. You may think having the perfect garden is a full-time job and it can be, but there are plenty of tips and tricks for creating a stunning green garden that doesn’t require constant upkeep. A low

The five most common types of gardens in St. Louis

St. Louis gardens

A century ago, rich people often took pride in the beautiful gardens they had at their home. They would invite their friends over to show off a new plant or shrub they had acquired. Today, we don’t have to be rich to own a garden because designing and growing one does not require much cost,

How to make your garden more child-friendly

kid friendly garden

All styles and designs of a home, change when there are little ones crawling and running around the house. The sharp edged furniture might have to be replaced with something smaller, more appropriate and safer for children. You also have to make space for the kids to be able to play around and do their

Transforming your garden into a Scandinavian hideaway

modern garden

The Scandinavian style has taken social media by storm over the past few years with people posting pictures and ‘how-to guides’ on transforming your home into a cosy ‘hygge’ getaway. The hygge way of life is to make people feel cosy, comfortable and to make people enjoy the simple things in life. It’s all about

Keep an eye on these 2019 garden trends

garden trends

Spring is still a few months away, but it’s never too early to start thinking about ways in which you can upgrade your garden and outdoor space. We often think of our gardens as a sanctuary, where we can relax in the quiet of nature and let what we’ve planted flourish and come to life.

Ideas for enhancing your outdoor space

outdoor space

The British winter might be in full swing, but gardeners know that the first stirrings of spring growth are just under the surface; before long new green shoots will be growing and the greenhouse will be full of trays of seeds waiting to germinate. If you think back to last summer, how did you feel

A homeowner’s guide to turning a small garden into a paradise

garden paradise

One of the top goals common to people is to have their own home. Though apartments and condominiums are currently trending, many still opts for the suburbs. There is just that special feeling of having a bit of land to work on and beautify, and one of the best ways to do it is to