Category Archives: Outdoor Design Tips

The borrowed landscape design style

Landscape Design

How borrowing  from your neighbour’s landscape design can bring out the best  in yours. When Doug and Nancy came looking for garden decor for their courtyard wall they were after a mirror that would reflect the views from their outdoor living deck. Looking at their photos, it was easy to see the potential to get […]

Creating a unique courtyard with a mirrored privacy wall

Double arch mirror set

When faced with the problem of how to block the view of a neighbouring carport built right against the boundary fence of their courtyard garden, the owners of a terrace apartment in Sydney’s Woollahra thought a wall featuring an outdoor mirror might be the solution. The apartments’ owners, Richard and Dawn, found what they hoped […]

A stylish courtyard makeover you can achieve in a day, without tearing your place apart

1100 Trellis with Water Feature

Want to make over an apartment courtyard but body corporate restrictions make you think you can’t do much? – just don’t give up and do nothing.In city apartments around Australia body corporate rules can restrict the styling of courtyards. They can even stop you fixing things into the balcony spaces right outside your own door. […]