Landscape & Garden Design
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…
JM1911A1Retaining suggestions - limestone vs cinder
11 September 2017
Hi there, We're currently talking to our landscaper regarding some retaining (quite a lot really!) and we really like the clean finish of a rendered finish. Our…
JM1911A1Landscaper Recommendations - Mount Barker/Adelaide Hills
30 July 2017
Hi there, My partner and I are just starting our build of our new house in Mount Barker SA and was wondering if anyone had any good landscaper recommendations. We've…
rb759Application rate Seasol/Powerfeed/Molasses confusion
27 December 2016
I've been doing a lot of research and thanks to Fu's wisdom I've finally got a fertilising schedule together. My only confusion is on the application rate of mainly Seasol…
Turtle1Feed the soil, Never feed the plant
6 December 2016
It is always important to ensure that you water the roots of the plant and not the leaves. This is one of the common mistakes we all make during an . But this can cause…
AlthomLandscaping ideas for back fence garden bed - need suggestio
13 November 2016
Similar situation. Put up a lattice frame and planted Star Jasmine. 5 years on lattice has all but disappeared under green growth and flowers
murcodFence used as retaining wall & water run off - SA law?
25 November 2015
Their house was the last built on the street. So the boundary fence would have been in place before they built. Our place has been cut in on our side and a moss rock…
djlanceuppercutRetaining Wall using gabion baskets
17 June 2015
By using a lower gauge steel (such as 3mm), the baskets can tend to "bulge" if stacked more than 1 level high. The steel struggles to hold the rock/stone in a form the…
gazza_nz73Combining Concrete Driveway Slab with besser block retaining
24 April 2015
Thanks for the cracking/reinforcement advice. The drawing was purely a concept only and not engineered yet. All of the advice has been great it has confirmed for me what I…
boostaReactive soil - Concrete + Paving or pattern pave concrete?
8 April 2015
I went with concrete (coloured) for perimeter and exp agg for driveway, this time instead of pavers, yes with reactive soil class of E-D/ P(fill). In your case, I will…
ShambiniLooking for landscaping help in Adelaide for new build
17 June 2014
We used . They did a fantastic job for us, from…
jonnoHelp needed with sloping front landscaping. Ideas please....
20 April 2014
You could run a smaller retaining wall parallel to footpath and in line with the meters; that would hold the soil area and allow you to create a garden area and install a…
boostaLandscape design in Adelaide South Australia
1 April 2014
Depending on your budget - here is a link to AILA - http://www.aila.org.au/directories/dire ... ctices.htm or use a Landscape designer.
ShambiniLandscape Designers in Adelaide - Recommendations please!
1 April 2014
Hey Broom, check out your PM. I used a forum member "Cherub" who has put together a great landscape design plan for…
filthydeluxeFeature trees for the Adelaide Hills
4 March 2014
So the Wife and I were wandering the hills nurseries looking for a medium tree with weeping foliage that will go well in clay soil. Ended up with a Redwood. So obviously…