Artificial Grass FAQs for the Armchair Expert

Righto! So you are considering having artificial grass installed. Let’s face it – it’s a major investment which will transform your lives beyond the front and back porch and quite possibly bits and pieces in between. It is a belief that such a decision must not be taken lightly so, therefore, it important to do the research required so you are better informed to as what suits your needs best. […]

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Consternation in the Clubrooms – The Artificial Grass Debate

A horrified hush descended upon the clubroom where the grey brigade all sat. All eyes shift to the red shed where a myriad of shiny machinery resided awaiting human guidance for the maintenance of the natural green. Dedicated Donald the most fastidious and experienced greenkeeper had popped off his mortal coil and was now pushing up daisies rather than pulling them up. Eyes snap back to the self-appointed spokesperson bustling […]

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Kennels to make your canine go “Woof Woof!”

Let us not forget the owner of the big, doleful eyes, moist black nose, the body all aquiver accompanied by the ever so eager tail that wags the dog. The troublesome teeth that snagged the meaty morsel off the BBQ, the hidden prize to be sought out later by a nose like a hairy sausage and the inevitable enjoyment of the illicit treat (provided no one stands on it first), […]

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Perfect Poolscapes with Artificial Grass

The backyard pool – the pristine puddle of perfection with silken hues of blue. The Siren of the backyard enticing those who seek respite. A haven for the hot and bothered, escape from the punishing sun, cares just float away. But hark! What mars this beauty the epitome of all things cool? The blot on the landscape of aquatic perfection. The culprit being the dated, chlorine discoloured pavers that heat […]

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Gorgeous Grass-scapes for Adult only Fun

The satisfied closing of the bedroom door, a collective sigh follows. The deed has been done! A culmination of precise parental planning that would make the most fastidious of Generals feel incompetent. All false starts of which there were many each bringing forth a string of expletives muttered under one’s breath that would make a sailor blush. But finally their offspring has been dispatched to the land of dreams – […]

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Playgrounds that “POP”!

Ah! Play Centre where the morning car park is a thriving hub where varying vehicles regurgitate ankle biters for whom a plethora of activities awaits. Hurrying, harried Parents park their offspring before beetling off in varying states of eagerness to get on with their day. Play centres – the providers of learning through play, catering for the littlest yet the most discerning of customers. A zoo of personalities ranging from […]

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Away with the Backyard Bities

Summertime brings the awakening of senses – one of which is fun. A well-clipped backyard lays beckoning, awaiting enjoyment in the sun. School is out; the days ahead are long and promising. The summer hibernation of sweaty shoes – bare feet and grass a match made in heaven, winter feet finally coming up for air, free from confinement. The banishment of the winter blues bringing forth rose-tinted glasses, the inevitable […]

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Kids do Bounce – The Thud without the Crunch

The Parental sharp intake of breath quietened to a mere sigh knowing a fall will be cushioned thanks to a 30mm foam underlay providing gasp free falls from a height of 1.5 metres. Parental ambivalence permissible. Broken bones the quintessential passport to an adventurous childhood are relegated to happen ‘elsewhere’ and ‘Certainly NOT in MY backyard’. Conversations brought abruptly to a close with a haughty, ‘My children actually bounce’. The […]

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A Perfect Marriage – An Interview with Leigh Nicholson

  The marriage of two concepts heralding a change for a more sustainable future. Muted hues, the creation of a demure symphony, vibrant yet understated of all things natural. A deceptively natural-looking path, using Eco-Prime, guides the interested towards paradise. Baskets of natural serenity complemented by a lush carpet of soothing green. The place I want to be, free from the trappings of modern life, not a care in the world. […]

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Welcome to Artificial grass and Goodbye to Allergies and Hay Fever

It is the holiday season and children are at home now more than ever. In many many ways, this is the best part of the year. Longer evenings means more time with family and the frequent visits from family and friends. All of this seems to fall into place except for the worry of allergies grass can cause in children, and sometimes in adults too. The grass is known to […]

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