There a plenty of people out there who are present themselves as landscapers, however potential customers need to be aware not all is as it seems. So how can you tell if you are engaging the services of a reputable contractor or some “fly by nighter”, who will change their phone number once your job is finished. 1.Check their BSA trade license. Make sure the license is for the correct trade i.e structural landscaping. Make … Continue reading Finding A Reputable Gold Coast Landscape Contractor

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Drainage is an integral part of any landscape project. Sometimes drainage needs to be retro fitted to alleviate drainage problems. Usually this is because the drainage was not considered when the landscaping was constructed. Whilst not ideal there are many options to consider when fitting drainage retrospectively. Such options would consist of -fitting of drainage pipes and pits. -minor alterations to existing landscaping to direct/control water flow. -installation of subsurface drainage. -installation of waterproof membranes … Continue reading Gold Coast Landscape Drainage Solutions

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      Often retaining walls are situated on the boundary line of a property. This means that they are also in alignment with the boundary fence. This can create some interesting challenges to ensure that the you get the best possible solution. If you are considering a project in the Gold Coast, South Brisbane region I hope you find the following article of assistance. Types of construction The first step is the selection of … Continue reading Retaining wall with fence

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What is landscaping. Is it an art form, is it engineering solutions, is it construction, is it problem solving to create the best possible solution for every individual situation, or is it just plain hard work? I would suggest that landscaping is all of these things and more. If designed and installed correctly landscaping address any drainage issues, create usable outdoor areas, be constructed with integrity to last the test of time and provide a … Continue reading Gold Coast Landscapers

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