Replanting our yard

Why You Need to Organise Your Spring Mulch Delivery Soon

Spring is getting closer and closer and for most people, that means starting to get ready to tame the beast that is every Australian garden once winter ends. The grass starts growing stronger than ever before and most plants come into their own, with new growth in everything from flowers to fruits. However, your plants can still do with a little added help if you want them to reach their full potential, and that means making sure you have enough mulch for the job. Read More 

Three Different Types of Sand Products and Their Uses in the Landscaping World

Do you need sand supplies for a residential landscaping project? There are different types of sand products available for you to choose from that can be delivered to your property. Each variety of sand has its own properties, pros, and cons, which render it suitable or unsuitable for certain jobs. Below are some common types of sand products and their uses in the landscaping world. Building Sand Also sometimes referred to as mortar sand, building sand has so many uses in the landscaping sector. Read More 

Pros and Cons of Pre-Made Hydroponic Starter Kits

Getting into hydroponics has been made easier over the past few years by manufacturers and private sellers creating pre-made hydroponic starter kits. These kits come with everything you need to get started in hydroponics and decide if you want to keep going or if you want to go a different gardening route. Though this sounds great, there are some pros and cons with these kits that you should consider before buying. Read More 

New Turf Lawn Troubleshooting Tips - Gappy Lawns

If you've recently laid a new turf lawn and now notice gaps appearing between the individual sods, you may be wondering why.  Here's a helpful troubleshooting guide to gappy lawns with tips on prevention and cure. What causes gappy lawns? There are three main causes of gappy lawns: poor preparation of the area turf laid too far apart lack of water Prevention tips Thankfully, all of these issues are easily avoided. Read More 

Are You Using the Right Lawnmower for Your Property?

Cutting the grass is probably no one's idea of fun, but if you find that it's especially difficult for you, it may be that you're simply not using the right lawnmower for your property. It may be undersized so it's not powerful enough to cut through the thick grass you have, or you might be overlooking certain features that are available and which can make grass cutting that much easier on you. Read More 

About Me

Replanting our yard

I am a bit tired of how much work our garden is taking to maintain, so I am replacing all of the fussy plants with Australian natives from the region. Not only will they take less work to maintain, but it should also help us to attract some native birds and animals into the yard, which will be a nice change. This blog shows my project and explains why I have chosen the different plants, with some tips on how you can do the same thing. It should be useful for anyone with a yard that they want to convert to natives.