Month: Nov 2017

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5 Easy Steps for Converting Outdated Fountains into Low-Maintenance Planters

Water features have always been a popular outdoor amenity for apartments and are great ways to draw attention while causing a splash. But like everything else, they have a lifespan and become a challenge and expense to maintain. At some point, management has to weigh the ongoing cost and maintenance – and sometimes image – …

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Choose A Water-Wise Garden

We live in a world of excess, often taking for granted that our role on this planet is inheritor and protector of all living kind. Despite doing what we can to limit our consumption and provide for the ecological future, natural resources like water continue to be an increased scarcity. DECO investigates water-wise gardening… With the ever-increasing need …

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Landscaping Cape Town

The Six Types of Irrigation Systems

There are six different types of irrigation and sprinkler systems that Life Landscapes, the landscaping division of Life Green Group, works with. All of which offer different watering services to a garden. Irrigation has revolutionized watering. A hosepipe is an outdated way of watering a garden. Hosepipes damage vegetation, require manual labour and wastes water – delivering …

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