A recent project inspired me to discuss the topic of fences with you. There are many reasons to install fencing. It may be to contain your children or family pet, it may be to prevent intruders from entering your property, perhaps to increase your privacy, or to block any unpleasant views of your neighbours orContinue reading “A Decision On Fences”
Rock gardens can be a great alternative to high maintenance turf yards, can modernize the style of your property and add spirituality to your life. In this article we will discuss rock garden origins, how to create them, and more importantly the types of rocks and minerals you should consider in your design.
The ancient Chinese art of strategic positioning in a garden, including furniture, plants, bridges, rocks and decorations, is based on a a belief in patterns of yin and yang and the flow of chi to create positive effects.
We don’t want to let go of the summer as yet, but let’s be honest, we are half way through August and September, October and November are just around the corner. In no time at all you will start to see the telltale signs of Autumn; the leaves changing colours and gently falling to theContinue reading “Necessity of Fall Clean Ups”
Sunday Morning: Early in the morning, still in your bathrobe, you pour yourself a cup of freshly brewed coffee and step out onto your patio to take it all in. Before sitting down to your warm drink you stand in front of your garden for a brief moment and breathe deeply. As the freshness ofContinue reading “Fragrant Gardens”