When I tell people that I'm the landscaper who looks after our team's football field they are really impressed, and a little jealous. I don't think they know how much work it is though - it's definitely trickier than keeping your backyard looking green. Not only does my football field need to look lush, it also needs to be perfectly even so that the ball doesn't bounce at crazy angles, and not so soft that the players boots sink in. I need to keep up with all of the latest tricks that landscapers have, and I write these up here so that everyone can give them a try on their own fields.
10 November 2015
Hiring a landscaping professional to clean up your green areas and make them look immaculate and beautiful is a great luxury to have. However, many people don't have the money to spend on these professional services. Instead, they do the work themselves. Not only does it save money, but it is also a great form of exercise and helps you to de-stress. There are costs when it comes to doing it yourself such as the time cost, the cost of materials and your lack of expertise.
6 August 2015
When it's time to add some outdoor space to your home, many people elect to build a deck onto their home or patio to create a space to host outdoor dinners and barbeques. There are plenty who decide to undertake this project themselves, but how do you know what building supplies you need to improve the landscape of your yard? Permits Before you start putting together your building materials and tools, it's time to head to your local governmental office and present your plans to obtain the necessary construction permits.
30 June 2015
Most construction and excavation projects often require expensive equipment, and many people can't afford to make such important investments. Luckily, there are plant hire businesses that offer machinery, equipment and tools of all kinds to help you improve the look of a home or other property. Hiring equipment rather than purchasing it allows you to drastically cut your costs as well as avoid investing further resources in the maintenance of the equipment.
18 June 2015
Preparing a lawn a get-together requires a lot more than planning the food and drinks areas, especially if your lawn has weathered the harsh batter of winter. But it's really easy to reinvent your lawn when you know what to do and you're equipped with the right lawn supplies. To grow a luscious grass carpet that refreshes the look of your lawn, you need to work from the soil up by following these simple lawn maintenance ideas.
18 May 2015
Deer are considered one of the most exotic and welcomed wildlife in Australia, which is home to only six species – chital, fallow deer, hog deer, red deer, rusa and sambar. Although deer are beautiful, they can do quite a bit of damage to your garden. Here are three ways that you can deer-proof your gardens and protect the beautiful plants that you have nurtured and grown. Choose Deer-resistant Plants