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Great Screening Ideas for your Garden
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Great Screening Ideas for your Garden

Got a small garden and an ugly fence? Give your garden that designer look for less with these fantastic screening solutions from Charlie Albone.

How to Build a Retaining Wall

By Charlie AlboneOn 13 Feb

Retaining walls are a fantastic solution to unlevel gardens. Our Gardening guru Charlie Albone shows you how!

How To Lay Crazy Paving

By Charlie AlboneOn 4 Feb

Our Gardening guru Charlie Albone shares his expert advice on how to lay random paving in your backyard.

How to Build a Vertical Garden

By Charlie AlboneOn 22 Jan

They’re one of the hottest growing trends in Australia and they’re a great way to maximize space or spruce up a bland wall or fence. Charlie Albone shows you how to build your very own vertical garden.

Charlie's Special Project for the 2015 Chelsea Flower Show

By Charlie AlboneOn 11 Jan

This year, our very own Charlie Albone has been selected as the only Australian entrant at the 2015 Chelsea Flower Show. Find out more about this amazing project and his garden design for the prestigious show.

How You Can Help Save Our Bees

By Katie ButterworthOn 19 Dec

Bees are very important to our ecosystem and sadly, they are under the threat of extinction. Here are a few simple ways you can do your bit to help protect them.

5 Summer Lawn Care Tips

Summer is here and the temperature is rising, so now is the time to make the most of the great outdoors and enjoy your backyard. Follow these 5 top tips to ensure your lawn is in great shape for the season.

Tips for Growing Antioxidants in Your Backyard

The benefits of antioxidants are endless, and the great news is that you can grow your own antioxidant rich fruits and veggies in your own garden. Follow these top tips so you can have control over what you grow, when, and the varieties that suit you.

5 Tips for the Perfect Home Grown Christmas

By Matt Leacy On 19 Nov

With the countdown to Christmas officially on and chocolate advent calendars hitting the shelves, it's time to give your garden a little face lift and prepare for the celebrations.

5 Tips for a Low Maintenance Garden

By Matt Leacy On 19 Nov

With the harsh Australian sun and long dry spells without rain, it can be hard to maintain a quality garden while also keeping costs and maintenance to a minimum. Landscape designer Matt Leacy, of Landart Landscapes, says it's not as difficult as we think.

How to Upcycle Wooden Pallets

Upcycling wooden pallets can be a great way to save on money and get the DIY juices flowing. Kennards Hire has some handy tips and all the tools you need to get the most out of pallets.