Landscape & Garden Design
gwu69Build over Easement dilemma, Any Suggestions?
We have a 1.83m Easement along the west boundary, try to apply for BOE consent from council in order to build a masonry fence with wrought iron infills. However, council…
Mikes005How to build a retaining wall between house stumps
Hi all We'll be filling in some of the building cut from around out house, which means we'll have to put retaining walls there, but I have no idea how to approach…
ImightbedaveRe: SOAKWELLS - How easy are they to put in and install ?
Hi all, Wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction. Using this guide, I installed my own soakwells a few months back. Pit in the back, pit in the front, with…
Mikes005Recommendations for diggers / landscape gardeners - Melb
Hi, all We've had a garden designer plan a garden for us in the backyard which will require a hefty bit of digging and leveling (around 20 by 18 metres with a 1.5 metre…
damienh7Help! Carport position for best street appeal?
Yeah, good call. That's a thought I'd had and would go with in an ideal scenario. Timber frame, double width, tied into the house etc. Unfortunately the budget is…
inexp_userAssistance needed for landscape plan for front garden
I am after some advise, opinions or tips for my front landscape plan. Our land has a 30metre frontage and our house will be set back 15metres from the front. My husband…
bashworthwhat weed is this and how to control.
5 December 2017
It's Kikuyu, which is a summer grass. Typically it is more resistant to weed killers than other grasses. I actually prefer it to other grass species as it requires much…
kevintigerlinkGate and fencing hardware supplier
14 November 2017
Hi, we are company base in Melbourne selling gate and fencing hardware, suitable for both commercial and domestic uses. We offer variety range of - gate hinges, from 80…
myclArtificial grass, best edging - Metal? Timber? Other?
9 November 2017
Hi all, I am planning to have artificial grass installed in the front yard. It is mainly rectangular in shape, bordered by garden beds mainly, except for a couple of…
subdivide hopefulArtificial Grass Melbourne Clayton Area
5 November 2017
I’m looking for a good quality artificial grass to buy and have installed in my front garden. I want the grass to look as real as possible and not shiny. I have had a…
OurLindrum52Advice needed- What trees to plant outside kitchen window???
4 October 2017
Take a look at pittosporum silver sheen. It is an evergreen used mainly for hedges and screening if planted close together. We planted them along dead side of house and…
navmanFencing and landscaping in Melbourne south east
26 September 2017
Hello, My house is finishing construction and I need to organize fencing and landscaping. Does anyone have any recommendations in the Berwick / Clyde North area?
GillyMIdeas for tough plants for a very shady and dry spot
26 September 2017
Cliveas do well in shady spots..... they say that they need a bit of water during warmer months, but during the cooler months they like it drier. I've had them under trees…
PVBuildCONCRETE AND RETAINING WALL ADVICE NEEDED :
2 September 2017
Patto we had a similar setup, just had a concreter out to look at it - we'll leave a 200mm gap between the concreting and the retaining wall. Be much easier if we ever…
skycloudWhere can I find certified organic soil (in bulk) in Melbour
27 June 2017
Hi, I am looking for certified organic soil for the veggie beds I will be setting up and if decently priced will also use for the lawn. Any idea where I can buy in bulk in…
jmasoodLooking for ideas/suggestions for landscaping and concreting
12 June 2017
Hi All, I have a narrow lot and looking some guidance for some designs to do concreting and landscaping at front and back. here is my design. I did make couple of front…
GaudiFront Landscaping - tree/shrub suggestions please!
27 May 2017
That's great! Hopefully new landscaper out next week has some great ideas as I need to get a revised landscaping plan to council. Current picture would be great.