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Small Garden Design Ideas

Vertical gardens, outdoor art, outdoor kitchens, fire pits, water features, hidden outdoor furniture, built-in seating, large privacy screens, statement pots and a planter box… the options are endless for small gardens.

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7 Steps to Find the Best Landscape Designer

Finding a landscape designer can be hard. There is no shortage of supply, but it’s difficult to know which landscape designer or architect will be the best for your project. Forget about the Landscape design awards as they are often a better predictor of how much you will pay for your landscape design rather than […]

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Designing an Outdoor Kitchen

Creating an outdoor kitchen can be really complicated as there are so many things to consider, but the most important thing is that the outdoor kitchen fits in with the broader landscape design. If you build a modern stainless steel kitchen in a federation garden it’s going to look very conflicted and out of place. […]

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Working From Your Garden

Can your garden be an effective work space?Remote working is becoming increasingly common and while the idea of working from home may sound appealing, if you are just going to sit in a home office all day you may as well be in the real office.  Homes tend to have one thing that offices do not…gardens! But can […]

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Best Landscape Design Trends

The best 2019 landscape design trend​Transformable spacesCan a single outdoor space be both a peaceful retreat and a buzzing entertainment area? If it’s designed as a transformable space from the beginning the answer is definitely yes. We are seeing some great innovations in design and the application of technology to create outdoor landscapes that can […]

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Landscape Design Trends

The best landscape design trendsWith urban density constantly increasing and outdoor space often limited, homeowners are having to be more innovative if they want an outdoor space that will add value to both their home and, perhaps more importantly, their lifestyle. We have been tracking a few of these landscape design features and are going to […]

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