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Stylish Outdoor Lifestyle in Pymble

From “little things, big things grow”. We were approached by Fiona & Jules at “Sticks & Stones Landscaping Design” to initially work on the pool cabana. This then led to further discussions with the clients Stu & Carol about their ”ultimate” plans for the new outdoor living area. We see this a lot where [...]

By |2019-03-22T07:29:49+10:00January 4th, 2019|Tips|Comments Off on Stylish Outdoor Lifestyle in Pymble

Ugly Ducking Transformation in Lane Cove West

Overgrown backyard No space No covered entertaining area From nothing to something for this family in Lane Cove West. Great to work with ‘Space Landscape Designs’ & ‘Leaf Landscapes’ on this project to deliver a whole new backyard. It started with Space Designs who took care of the design & then the subsequent Local Council [...]

By |2018-12-20T06:45:56+10:00December 27th, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on Ugly Ducking Transformation in Lane Cove West

Take a look at this total property transformation!

I want to share a showcase project we recently completed. Why? Because it gives you an idea what we are capable of. As you can see in the before/after above we transformed an unused backyard into a flexible outdoor living area that can be used all year round. We took care of: Complying Development paperwork [...]

By |2018-12-14T19:59:41+10:00November 20th, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on Take a look at this total property transformation!

5 Design Styles You’ll Love

If you are planning on revamping your outdoor entertaining area, or want to improve the one you already have, you need shelter so you can use the area - no matter what the weather or time of year. Today you are spoilt for choice when it comes to the type and design of the shelter [...]

By |2018-12-20T05:51:09+10:00October 22nd, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on 5 Design Styles You’ll Love

4 ways to turn your backyard into an oasis

Looking to create the perfect backyard oasis where you can kick back and relax in style with all the features whatever the season or weather? Then you need to tick these boxes for your backyard to wow friends, family and neighbours - and give you a space that suits your lifestyle and has all the [...]

By |2018-12-19T15:52:40+10:00September 25th, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on 4 ways to turn your backyard into an oasis

5 ways you can create your outdoor room

Need to know what boxes to tick to create an outdoor room that is comfortable, practical and reflects your individual style and personality? Read our tips for 5 ways to create an outdoor room that makes the most of your entertaining area, no matter the weather or time of day. 1. Fit for all seasons [...]

By |2018-12-18T07:36:29+10:00August 28th, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on 5 ways you can create your outdoor room

How long does it all take??

Every renovation project needs a plan.  A quality construction might not be completed in a single day or even a week.  A lot of work is often required prior to commencing your build.  Taking the time to plan your development with the development checklist below will manage your expectations. The following provides a basic outline [...]

By |2018-10-18T17:48:25+10:00June 5th, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on How long does it all take??

BAL FZ – Decking Options

Don’t be scared or afraid or even put off when you have heard that your home is located within BAL FZ zone. What is BAL FZ? Put simply it is the highest level of "Bushfire Attack Zone" that there is & bascially means that you can't have any exposed timber on your outdoor living [...]

By |2019-03-07T11:34:20+10:00March 28th, 2018|Tips|Comments Off on BAL FZ – Decking Options

Video – What is a good size deck for entertaining?

What is a good size deck for entertaining? This is a question we get asked a lot, so have a quick watch of our tips to ensure you get your outdoor living area perfect. Clever tip: If you are struggling to picture how big your area needs to be? 1. Refer to an existing room [...]

By |2018-10-18T17:48:26+10:00January 11th, 2017|Tips|Comments Off on Video – What is a good size deck for entertaining?

Balancing Light & Heat in your Pergola/Outdoor Living Area

One of the most common questions or even concerns we get asked by our clients during their early stage of investigation is about not loosing too much natural light to the internal living areas that the patio cover or outdoor living area will extend out from. For instance this might be their living or [...]

By |2019-05-07T10:49:06+10:00September 6th, 2016|Tips|Comments Off on Balancing Light & Heat in your Pergola/Outdoor Living Area