In case you have ever bought a property, you know how even the most unexpected aspects, that you would not normally consider important, can raise the initial value of a house. Solid roofs and ceilings, clean walls and qualitative wooden floors can boost the price in a manner that you cannot imagine, so if you have never made a deal on the real estate market, this may take you by surprise. However, these will also apply when you are the[…]
In the past, multigenerational living used to be a rule and not the exception. This type of living arrangement is making a strong comeback especially in North America. The reason why so many people have resorted to building the so-called granny flat is that they provide family members with privacy and autonomy, not to mention that there are also financial implications. A garden suite is more about fostering a caring and supportive living environment. What is a garden suite? A[…]
Every year you have to decide upon the type of flowers you plant in your garden, because some of them are seasonal, and you have to buy new seeds every autumn and spring. But, whatever types of flowers you might choose, and whatever the design might be, you are still not contempt with the way it looks, and you would want something more stylish and unique. Do not think that you will have to throw the cans there and wait[…]
There is not a single person that does not wish to make his house stand out during Christmas. People can hardly wait to get out their decorations and lights and compete with the rest of the neighbors. However, if you want to make them green with envy, you will have to do more than take care of the interior space. In order to draw the attention from the road to your doorstep, you have to start thinking creatively and buy[…]
Gone are the days when people used to trim hedges with the help of handed clippers. Now, people have the opportunity of using advanced garden trimmers that make the job a lot easier. You will be able to keep your garden looking beautiful and the great thing is that you will not perceive garden trimming as a chore anymore. On the contrary, you will take pleasure in freeing up space in your garden and keeping the hedges neat and tidy.[…]
If you plan to organise the baby shower party for one of your friends, then you should consider having it in a garden, because there is no more perfect place for this type of event. You will not have to worry anymore about flower arrangements, how to place the furniture, and scented candles, because the garden will offer you all. You will have to arrange the tables and chairs according to the way the flowers are planted, and everyone will[…]
Since you were a child, you dreamt of having a beautiful garden in the front of your house, and now that you have just purchased a house, you have the possibility to design it exactly how you always have imagined. But you should know that the majority of beginner gardeners consider only the flowers and trees they intend to plant in the garden, and they forget about the tools. They are not very expensive when you purchase them from an[…]
Every woman has in mind her dream wedding, and the majority of them get their inspiration from tales. When you want to plan your wedding as the one inspired by fairy tales, you have to find the perfect landscape where to install a marquee, because you have to be surrounded by nature. In case you are living in a house, and you have a big back yard, you should not hurry up to rent a garden where to install the[…]
Having a pool is definitely a great reason for excitement, but keep in mind that the entire project will not be an easy one. Of course that once you have everything ready, the spot will become the most popular of the house, with friends and family coming over on summer weekends. However, you should remember that proper preparations and installation require some time and effort from you, so be ready for this. We have talked to experts and we came[…]
Since Halloween is a festivity that most people like to celebrate, you can start looking for costumes and you must not forget about decorations for your house and garden. Buy decorations in stores or make your own decorations and turn your garden into a haunted place filled with skeletons, carved pumpkins and other items that represent Halloween.
If you have just moved to a new house and you have a garden that you can take care of, there are countless gardening tools that you can use to make your back and front yard look amazing. However, do not rush to buy everything you see, because of most of those items you will probably never get to use. This is why, in order to help you avoid unnecessary items that you will only pile up in your garage[…]
Snow blowers are reliable helps in cleaning the snow without straining your body while struggling with the snow shovel. If you don’t own a snow blower and you think about buying one, you can opt for one of these electrical models, as they are efficient, easy to maneuver, hassle-free and don’t emit the noxious fumes of gas snow blowers.
When creating modern gardens, the emphasis falls on hardscape: stone, concrete, wood, adding some daring architectural plants. Moreover, do not hesitate to include sculptures, water elements and containers in your modern garden, while the number of plants decreases in order to add drama, by highlighting them using the elements mentioned above.