Landscape Design

There is a principle of all art forms that we need to work to, even in landscape design, and that is balance. It implies a sense of equality, and while there’s just a little more to it of course, I usually explain it to those who like to do the work themselves, as...

Garden Bridge

It has become quite fashionable of late for people to include a garden bridge in their landscape design, Just because you might not have a huge garden or very elaborate for that matter, I wouldn’t disregard the idea. They may be just the thing you need to add a bit...

Garden Pond Safety.

I need to discuss the safety aspect of your pond really before getting into the next theme as I have some critical points to make as well as some suggestions to overcome some of the problems. The fact that you have an outside power point near your pond to run the pump...

Water Features

Well here’s a tip for all of you who want to transform your backyard and create something special….Install a Water Feature. The sound of water for a long time has been creating peaceful and tranquil environments, giving pleasure to the true garden enthusiast. The main...

Part Two…Where do We Start.

Part two in “Where do we start” we will be discussing the aspect to your landscaping such things as your Entertainment areas and play areas. Let’s start with your Entertainment Area…. This is of course where you wish to do most if not all of your outside entertaining....

Part One… Getting Started !!!

“Getting started is half finished” would have to be one of my favourite quotes, and when it applies to designing your landscape plan… well, it proves it to be true. When I visit people’s homes who wish to either start their landscaping or change it, the most common...