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5 Design Tips That Expert Landscapers Swear By

Mar 10, 2021

It's great that you're working on your very first garden or if you're rehabbing a space outdoors that came with the house you bought. Everyone loves gardening, especially since gardens improve our overall quality of life. In fact, they shelter us from rain, improve the quality of air and they make us feel relaxed thanks to their colours.  You might be wondering where should you begin? Well, you've come to the right place because below are a handful of helpful tips. 1. Your Garden's Purpose Raising food, visually pleasing and creating a living space are what gardens were historically designed...

BY Warren Hodges
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Tips And Tricks For Successful Tree Maintenance

Feb 04, 2021

We love trees just as much as you do. But sometimes, our favourite source of oxygen can get in the way of our house and get out of control. What happens then? We have to sometimes take matters into our own hands. The first step to succeeding in tree maintenance starts with understanding the basics behind it. Here are some of the reasons many people fail in this area.  1. Lack of knowledge – The person has little to no idea of how it should be done. 2. Lack of discipline – A gardener knows precisely what and how things...

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A Guide To Choosing Sustainable Wood Furniture

Jan 19, 2021

Are you looking for sustainable wooden furniture? When decorating one of your spaces, the furniture you choose will play a huge part in the aesthetics of your space. More than this, your furniture can have a great impact on your health as well as the health of the environment.   With modern sustainability movements growing, there has been an increase in innovative designs regarding furniture.   This article will provide some tips on how to find your wood furniture that looks great, but more importantly, is sustainable. #1:  Find Furniture Made Using Reclaimed Materials Reclaimed wood refers to wood from houses, old...

BY Warren Hodges
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Are You A Novice Wood Chipper? Use These 10 Safety Pointers!

Mar 12, 2020

A wood wha-? A wood chipper is something you use to reduce entire pieces of timber to tinier bits. This machinery is effective in cleaning up debris such as dead tree limbs and fallen branches.  They're frequently used to clean up post inclement weather. A wood chipper can also help you clear up neglected brush and overgrown trees. Utilising a wood chipper can spare you a lot of the time and labour involved with using a chainsaw or axe to slice the wood into manageable pieces. That level of power does mean there is serious responsibility involved. Failing to keep...

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5 Reasons Why You Need To Hire Experts For Tree Stump Removal

Nov 22, 2019

Thinking of getting rid of that tree stump in your yard?  It might be tempting to do it all on your own but it's not that easy and can become a huge mistake.  Cutting down a tree is relatively easy but getting rid of the tree stump requires a lot more work.  You need proper expertise, skills, knowledge and equipment to completely remove the tree stump.  Without proper equipment, knowledge and skills, your DIY attempt to remove a tree stump can go horribly wrong.  This is the reason, it is recommended to hire experts to get the tree stump removed...

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How An Arborist Uses Trees To Increase The Value Of Your Home

Nov 04, 2019

Are you looking to sell your home in the leafy suburbs? Arborists can help get your house increase in value if you have trees on your property. The trees are there to improve or enhance the living conditions by providing shade and clean the air.  They also are there for aesthetics as they change with the seasons. But in as much as trees are beneficial, they also are a maintenance nightmare more so if poorly selected.  How they are planted throughout the yard of your home also matters. If they are planted too close, they block the view or access...

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How To Evaluate Trees Before Purchasing Your Property

Oct 16, 2019

Are you looking to purchase a property? Knowing what impact the trees on that property will have can save you time, thousands of dollars, and more than a few headaches. By placing your trees in the ideal positions, you can provide enough shade to your lawn. Failure to do that will lead to obstruction in the driveway and damage to your roof. Did you know that a tree could be infected with a fungal disease and rot inside without any signs on the outside? On the other hand, if your trees haven’t been pruned for a long term, they could...

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The 7 Most Common Mistakes While Cutting Trees (And How To Avoid Them)

Sep 26, 2019

Most people imagine that removing a tree is a fairly easy task. However, this job is actually rather complex, hence the high demand for experienced tree surgeons all over Brisbane Southside. Most of these experts have worked in this industry for years and can help you remove dead or unwanted trees in your backyard in a safe and efficient manner. They know that the flawless and hassle-free removal of a tree requires more than physical strength and the determination to succeed. Here are a few of the most common mistakes people make while attempting to remove unwanted trees. Acknowledge these...

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How To Choose The Best Arborist For You

Sep 06, 2019

It takes time to find an arborist in Brisbane Southside that will suit all of your needs. Don't just hire the first individual you speak to about your trees. How to Start Make arrangements to have several certified Brisbane Southside local arborists come out and inspect your trees and recommend the appropriate action to take. Carefully listen to what they advise and then compare the responses you receive. If an arborist recommends that a living tree be removed, question the person thoroughly about their reasoning. This suggestion should only be a last resort recommendation that is used only when everything...

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Tree Care: 5 Steps To Become a Tree Pruning Expert

Aug 20, 2019

When it comes to tree maintenance, there's nothing more common than pruning. The average landscaped tree requires meticulous pruning to ensure it's in tip-top condition year-round and looks aesthetically pleasing. But going in without a plan and cutting indiscriminately can do more harm than good - especially if you end up working on your neighbour’s trees too. With this in mind, it's important to understand how pruning works from a biological perspective. The wrong approach can damage a tree and cut into its lifespan, not to mention ruin the aesthetic of a well-manicured and well-loved garden. If you’re ready to...

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