With the warmer weather on the horizon, we often find our backyards looking a bit weathered after the cooler months. We tend to neglect them during colder periods, sometimes even using them as storage spaces or a bit of a dumping ground. So how can we get our gardens looking good again as the warm weather approaches? Here are our top tips on how to get your backyard back in shape during the unloved “mid-season”.
OUT WITH THE OLD AND IN WITH THE NEW
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This garden design took the challenge of a sloping site and transformed it into a tropical, green oasis
WASTE NOT, WANT NOT
Edible plants tend to be thirsty, but it is possible to grow healthy, flavoursome veggies without over-taxing your water supply
Roots of orange
One of the most popular and health-giving of veggies, carrots are a must for the garden and the plate
Heart of stone
What’s more beautiful than a material formed over thousands of years by nature?
GET A ROOM!
Since living, working and entertaining at home is becoming the norm, exploring the creation of outdoor “rooms” in our backyards provides plenty of scope for imagination
A combination of formal, fun, and cottage, this delightful garden in Brisbane mixes it up with magnificent results
That’s just one of the many names for the large, luxurious berry we know and love as avocado
TWICE AS NICE
This home boasts dual entertaining spaces that work in accord with the interior living rooms
WHICH PLANTS, WHERE?
Australians are fortunate to be able to buy some of the best indoor plants in the world, with enthusiastic and clever plant breeders and nurseries making a fantastic and interesting variety of plants available to excited indoor plant lovers
Designed by Garden Life and builtby Good Wood, this inner-city courtyard required big thinking-design to fit into a small space
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Entrepreneurship is not a solo experience. It’s a collective effort—building a team, finding partners, fostering relationships with consumers that could last days or decades. So while the pandemic has changed the way we connect, it hasn’t changed the simple fact that we must connect. With new tools, philosophies, and work-from-home strategies, we’re setting ourselves up for an interconnected future—whether by screen, in person, or a bit of both.
The Joy Of Decluttering
Don’t let these common but misguided notions derail your goal to declutter and lighten up.
How To Declutter Your Home
Most people think that stress is usually caused by workplace headaches, traffic, or toxic people. But did you know that one of the major causes of stress and wasting time is actually the mess that you have at home?
How To Kick-Start The New Year!
It’s the perfect (and traditional) time to set some fresh goals, so why not try something slightly unusual? Here are 14 ways to get your new year off to a healthy start.
6 Easy Hacks To Declutter For Good
Streamline your life with these genius tips – the kids will even want to get involved!
Declutter Your Digital Life
Overwhelmed by everything in your digital life? With the help of a few handy tips and apps, you can regain control
25 Ways To Self-Care
Declutter and destress with these simple and easy to follow self-care rituals - one for every week.
Treasures Or Burdens Downsize Your Clutter
The Weight of a move can be lightened with the help of a special swedish technique
Spring Clean The Easy Way
Delight in these new decluttering ideas
Un-Busy Yourself to De-Clutter and Organise
Then get peace of mind.