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When it comes to setting your plants up for success, there are lots of little things that you can do to help, and fertilising your garden is just one of them. But what makes for a good fertiliser, and how can you tell what’s the best fertiliser for outdoor or indoor plants? There isn’t one […]

Gutter cleaning is a task that should be on every homeowner’s maintenance list. While it may seem like just another tedious thing on the checklist, frequent gutter cleaning can prevent much bigger issues down the line. The time it will take you or a professional to clean your gutters will depend on the size of […]

There’s nothing worse than opening the doors or windows to let in some much-needed light, and being met with the sight of flies in the air. While the peak of summer is prime time for all sorts of flies and different lawn insects to swarm, there are steps you can take all year-round to keep […]

Every homeowner should be performing periodic maintenance on their roof and gutters. While it may not be a glamorous task, it is imperative in keeping your roof, and the home it’s covering, in tip top shape to withstand the elements. How to Plan Maintenance Required How often you should be taking care of this maintenance […]

The term ‘plant propagation’ refers to the process by which new plants are grown from existing ones. There are a few different ways to do this, and it can be a great option for keen gardeners looking for a low-cost way to grow their garden. Propagation vs Sowing New Seeds You may find yourself wondering […]

If you’re looking for an easy way to keep your plants in tip-top health all year round, then there’s one very easy step you can take – mulching. Mulching refers to covering the soil and planted parts of your garden with 2-4 inches of whatever type of mulch best suits your needs. This opens the […]

One of the greatest gardening benefits of living in Australia is the winter gardening opportunities. As the majority of the country goes without snow or particularly icy conditions, you can still grow veggies and herbs throughout the colder months. Before you start sowing seeds in your winter vegetable garden, however, there are a few steps […]

Gardening may live in many people’s minds as a summer hobby, but more adept gardeners know that it takes year-round maintenance to get the perfect yard to bloom. Winter pruning is just one of the tasks that you can tackle during the cooler months, when the harsh sun hides away and you can work with […]

There’s nothing like a hobby that allows you to enjoy the fruits of your labour… literally. Starting a herb garden is also the perfect way to grow something that you can enjoy time and time again. Regardless of your gardening resumé, whether you’re an old hand or just starting out, growing herbs makes for a […]

House plants can sometimes be as temperamental as any other member of the household, no matter how well looked after they are. Luckily, they can often be revived with just a little extra TLC! As plant popularity continues to grow, with more and more people using them to add some extra life to their homes, […]