Paving Ideas For Small Gardens

If you have a small backyard or garden, you may not be sure how to pave it to create a patio while still maintaining lots of green space and vegetation. In this blog from Alex Paving & Landscaping, we’ll give you some helpful tips. 1. Use Light Colours To Make The Area Seem Bigger This is a great small garden …

4 Tips For Designing A Courtyard

If you’re lucky enough to own a home with a fully or partially-enclosed courtyard garden, you may be wondering what to do with this outdoor area. Should you turn it into an outdoor room like an outdoor kitchen or outdoor dining room? Add a timber deck? Install a water feature? In this guide from Alex Paving & Landscaping, we’ll give …

What Are The Basic Principles Of Landscape Design

Wondering what landscape designers do, and how they create beautiful, seamless, and welcoming outdoor environments? In this guide from Alex Paving & Landscaping, we’ll discuss 5 of the basic principles of landscape design that designers use to create a unified, appealing outdoor environment. 1. Unity Unity is about consistency and repetition in design. The key is to balance repetition with …

Australian Landscaping Trends In 2020

Wondering what Australian gardening and landscaping trends are hot for 2020? In this blog from Alex Paving & Landscaping, we’ll discuss a few trends to be on the lookout for in 2020 – and beyond. 1. Water Features Not everyone has room for swimming pools in their backyards, but that doesn’t mean your garden and outdoor living spaces can’t benefit …