Category: Outdoor Decor

5 Spring Gardening Tips for This Week, Feb. 24-March 2

Get prepared for the great awakening that happens each spring as dormant plants come back to life. Have your lawn mower tuned up and the mower blades sharpened. Check and organize basic gardening tools. Sharpen shovel and hoe blades. Sharpen and oil pruning equipment. That makes it easier to keep your landscape looking its best.…

Strategies For Creating An Outdoor Paradise Of Your Very Own

There is a lot of usable space on properties that many homeowners commonly overlook. Much of this happens to be situated outdoors. If you learn how to optimise your use of this space, you can significantly increase the overall value and enjoyment that this investment provides. Following are several strategies for creating an outdoor paradise…

Landscaping dreams by Considered Design Inc.

People all over Instagram are talking about the arrival of spring, something we here in godforsaken Ottawa cannot even begin to think about at least until the end of March. While wanting to curl up under a duvet and die, I stumbled upon the portfolio of Julian Pattison and Alison Magill who make up Considered…

Turn a Chair into a Garden Bed

One of the things I love about outdoor decorating is that there are so few designing “musts”. You’re free to be creative and carefree when decorating your garden. I’ve shown you how I enjoy turning toys into planters, as well as how I make my own cement planters. Today I’m teaching you how to turn…