Choosing A Waste System For Your Home

When you live on a rural property or in a regional area such as the Riverina, certain towns and properties aren’t connected to a council sewerage line. Simple actions such as turning on a tap or hosing the garden are rarely taken for granted. Questions about managing wastewater – where does it come from? Where…

12 Sustainable Ideas From International Landscapers

In addition to creating inspiring outdoor spaces and dream-worthy gardens, landscape designers and architects also make our yards more sustainable and earth-friendly. Writer Lauren Dunec Hoang from Houzz spoke with 12 landscape designers around the world – and looked at gardens they’ve designed – who describe how installing rain gardens, converting lawns to native landscapes,…

How To Choose A Fireplace For Your Home

When it’s chilly outside, there’s nothing quite like relaxing around a warm, cosy fire. A fabulous fireplace also creates a natural focal point in a room, drawing people together for those special moments of connection and conversation. Wood-burning and gas log fires are the most popular options, providing both efficient home heating and the charm…