Home Garden

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Making All of Your Home and Garden Dreams Come True

Welcome to my blog! My name is Sandy and my job is to make all of your home and garden dreams come true. Ever since I moved into my current home and set about having the garden redesigned and landscaped, and the interior of the place gutted and remodelled, I have been trying to raise awareness of the many benefits of learning about how to get the most out of your home and garden. I learnt everything I know from professional contractors who talked me through every step I needed to take. I hope my blog helps you to achieve your dream.


Home Maintenance: Should You Replace Your Garage Door Opener?

19 October 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Garage door openers are built to last long after installation. However, these components are not infallible or designed to provide service forever. Daily usage of the garage door will cause gradual wear on the internal components. Also, the technology used by your opener might be outdated, leaving your home vulnerable. If you have neglected your garage door opener since initial purchase, you should consider performing an inspection. This process will help you determine the condition of the part. Read More …

Clever Approaches to Privacy Without Losing View or Feeling Boxed In for The Suburban Homeowner

17 October 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

With suburban homes being built closer and closer, it's easy to feel like you are living a fishbowl. With houses being so close to each other, it can sometimes feel like you don't have privacy in your yard or patio. Even though you probably adore your neighbour, there are times you'd prefer a little privacy and all the great outdoors has to offer. Here are a few screening ideas to help you maintain a little visual distance from your close neighbours without losing your view or feeling boxed in. Read More …

2 Beautiful Plant Varieties That Will Make a Perfect Border for Your Garden Pathway

6 October 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Pathways are a popular garden feature in many Australian backyards. They provide a practical purpose, allowing you to traverse through your garden without getting your feet wet or dirty. They also provide an important visual purpose, helping to guide the eye through the garden and linking the different areas into a cohesive whole. Whether your path is stone, pavers or decorative concrete, creating a beautiful living border is a great way to give it some character and charm. Read More …