There are few sights more instantly uplifting than a garden full of beautiful blooms in a rainbow assortment of colours, not to mention different shapes and sizes. While flowers have their own vital uses for the plants that produce them, they also offer a range of important benefits for the people who grow, cut, and admire them. In fact, did you know that flowers can not only bring us happiness but can even reduce stress and boost our productivity, purely through the act of admiring their vibrant beauty?
If you’re keen to tap into that healing ‘flower power’ and introduce some striking new blooms to your backyard, here are 5 truly show-stopping flowers guaranteed to grace any garden. Read more
Outdoor dining areas are splendid additions to the home that brings a new dimension to family life. Instead of crowding around a dining table indoors, you can take your meals outside and enjoy the wonderful weather every evening. Sure, you might not get the benefits of your outdoor dining area during the winter, but it’s still worth it for the long spring and summer months.
If you’re keen to create an area to dine outside, here are three really useful tips to keep in mind: Read more
One of the areas of gardening that is often neglected is lighting. Most of us enjoy spending lots of time in our gardens, and that often extends into those long, warm evenings that we are sometimes lucky enough to experience. That means we need good lighting to make us feel safe and comfortable.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the best tips for maintaining a light, bright garden even when the evenings come around:Read more
Your backyard can be an oasis of life, a place where you can escape the stresses of daily life and relax in nature. It can also be a great place to grow plants and vegetables, saving you money on groceries. This blog post will discuss how to turn your backyard into a green oasis of life and cover everything from creating a garden plan to choosing the right plants for your climate zone. So read on, and learn how to create your own backyard paradise!
Summer is the time of year when we all head to our gardens to relax and unwind, cook delicious food on the barbecue, play in the paddling pool with the kids, and overall genuinely enjoy the warmth of the sun. Perhaps you’ve just recently purchased your house and your garden requires a little TLC before you can enjoy it to its full potential? Or perhaps you haven’t had as much time as you’d like to devote to caring for it. What matters is that you may start enjoying your garden as soon as you want with these great ideas for making it seem more like home this summer!