Garden articles tips & information

Should you start gardening?

We all know someone who has a thing for gardening; someone who just seems so at ease when handling delicate flowers, newly grown plants, and not even to mention all those gardening tools and accessories! Looks so relaxing, doesn’t it? So, should we a…

18 January, 2021

10 garden-prepping tips before your summer holiday

Whether you’re staying put this December or jetting off as soon as your leave starts, spare a thought for your yard and garden and the possible state they might be in upon your return.

14 December, 2020

How to design the perfect indoor braai area

There is no quick fix to decide on the perfect indoor braai as it is rather a subjective reflection of character, personality and overall choice. However, once determining whether there is space for your braai room, it is also best to determine what…

30 October, 2020

13 braai area ideas

As South Africans, we all know how important it is to have a solid outdoor (or even indoor) braai area where we can throw some meat on the flames, crack open a beer and spend time with family friends.

29 October, 2020

10 tips for a more eco-friendly garden

When it comes to eco-friendly gardening, the key is to focus on practices that cause no harm to the environment. And let’s not forget about the benefits of eco-friendly garden designs such as boosting water quality and ensuring a safer environment fo…

27 October, 2020

8 steps to your best front garden yet

Want to make your front yard look better to help induce a much greater first impression? Or maybe you’ve got a bee in your bonnet because you realised that updating a front garden is one of the best ways to increase a property’s kerb appeal – possibl…

30 August, 2020

Put the style back in your concrete patio with these 8 ideas

Concrete is a staple building-material, showing up nearly everywhere (from residential houses to shopping malls to corporate offices to… ). But don’t fool yourself into thinking that your flat concrete surface can’t enjoy some eye-catching style.

29 August, 2020

Get it right: Winter gardening in South Africa

You may think that winter is the perfect time to give your green fingers a rest, yet there are many plants and veggies that thrive during this chilly team of the year. And depending on where in South Africa you find yourself, professional Gardeners a…

30 June, 2020

This is how you keep your houseplants alive in winter

Whether it’s due to a lack of exterior legroom or simply because you love all things green and lush, scattering potted plants and –flowers around a house is nothing new. In fact, it’s a preferred option for many people who don’t want to commit to an…

25 June, 2020

7 of the best ways to upgrade your garden in 2020

2020 is already well underway, but that doesn’t mean that we need to put a pause on all design-related tips and tricks to squeeze the most style out of the remainder of the year! In fact, when it comes to gardening techniques, we’ve found that quite…

11 March, 2020