Ride-On Mowers: Vital Safety Tips for First-Time Users

12 February 2018
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Racing ride-on mowers seems to contradict the principle of using such a device safely. This is especially true when you learn that Australia's first known ride-on mower race took place in 1978 after the consumption of what was presumably rather a lot of alcohol. When you get your first ride-on mower, the idea of driving it as fast as it can go isn't going to be practical or safe. Racing a mower is another kettle of fish altogether, and when you use a ride-on mower for the first time, your primary concern should be safety. Read More 

Bringing the Indoors Outdoors: Echoing Interior Design in Exterior Landscaping

14 September 2017
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For many people, the thought behind garden landscaping is about as extensive as choosing some plants on the basis of how nice they look, and arranging things so the space is functional and attractive. Although this is a reasonable way to decorate the outdoor areas of your property, it's a shame when there's a tendency for people to put a lot more effort into designing their interiors. An interesting way to increase the thought behind your landscaping is to take direct influence from your interior design. Read More 

Avoid These Common Mistakes When Caring for Your Property’s Landscaping

12 July 2017
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The landscaping of your property is very important as it adds to your home's curb appeal while also creating a welcoming and inviting outdoor space. However, not all homeowners are blessed with a green thumb and may make some common mistakes in caring for their landscaping; in turn, they wind up with a patchy lawn, wilted flower bushes and even dead and decaying trees. Note a few of those common mistakes here so you can avoid them yourself, and remember that it may be worth the investment to hire a professional landscaper if your property's greenery still struggles to thrive. Read More 

How are the costs of excavating a yard calculated?

31 May 2017
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When you are planning a yard renovation one of the unavoidable costs can come from the cost of excavation (that is unless you are a very enthusiastic shoveler!). Here are some tips on how the cost is calculated and some ways that you can control the cost:  Equipment hire:; One of the largest costs of excavation is the cost of hiring the equipment. In general, equipment is hired for 1/2 or full days so it can be a good idea to ensure that you consolidate any jobs that need to same equipment to occur on the same day. Read More 

Kikuyu: The Perfect Grass for a Family Lawn

28 April 2017
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Keeping a lawn looking like something to be proud of is a real challenge, especially in the hot, dry summer. All the mowing to maintain the perfect length, constant watering to stop it from drying out and going brown, and that's not even taking into account all the stress grass has to put up with. If you've got kids, they'll want to play outside, and that means your lawn is going to take a beating. Read More