Having a kid-friendly place space in your garden will encourage children to be active and spend time outdoors in the fresh air. Safety is essential. The area you choose for your play space should be on a flat level surface with equipment that can withstand the Australian climate and not get too hot in Summer. But what surface is best for your kid-f [...]
Themed gardens are becoming increasingly popular so let’s take a look at some of the most popular themes and how you can bring a point of interest to your garden. Zen Garden The main idea with a Zen garden is that everything in it must carry a meaning to you. There is no focal point in a zen garden and asymmetry, and contrast is essential. All elem [...]
A water feature can transform your garden into a tranquil oasis by masking street noise and providing a quiet, contemplative space for you to relax during your free time. A water feature can be small or large and range from a quiet little corner to the main focal point of your garden. Here are some considerations when choosing a water feature. Wate [...]
Is there anything better than looking out over a perfectly manicured and lush green lawn? For many Australians, their lawn is the pride of their garden; for others, it’s the bane of their existence requiring constant watering and maintenance. Do you think it might be time to give up on the perfect lawn and look at alternatives? Why not consider the [...]
Keeping weeds at bay in your garden can be a time-consuming task. Weeds can quickly take over your garden beds if they are not treated and removed. And even when you do remove weeds, you might find more in their place the next day. Many years ago, gardeners and homeowners wouldn’t think twice about spraying copious amounts of chemicals on their gar [...]
Weeds can be the bain of a gardeners existence, but what products are out there that can help you really kill them off for good? Here are some of the best ways to deal with those pesky weeds that might continue to flourish in your garden. Scold Them It sounds funny, but pouring boiling water on weeds can start the process. Bigger weeds might need [...]
You might not be ready to sell your home right now, but when the time comes to sell, don’t you want your property to be the best it can be? Now is the time to start adding value to your home through simple and effective ways. Here at Kennedy’s Cranbourne, we’ll be able to help you add thousands to your home thanks to a backyard reno. Lawn & [...]
It’s the age-old question, should you choose natural turf or synthetic turf for your garden? There are a multitude of options to help you decide, so let’s take a look at which might suit your situation best. Maintenance If you’re looking to lower the maintenance you need to do around your home, synthetic turf might be the way to go. [...]
So you’ve decided you’re ready to hire a landscaper. You might be looking for a complete overhaul of your garden or general maintenance. When is the best time of year to hire a landscaper? Picking the right time will ensure you get the maximum benefit from your trade. Winter Winter is the best time of year to hire a landscaper. Many people put off [...]
There is more to landscaping than just planting a few trees around your garden. Surprisingly there is a lot of planning involved, and you want someone with extensive knowledge of the right plants for your environment and lifestyle. So, do you choose someone local or go for one of the larger franchises? We’ve put together some tips to help you find [...]
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