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5 Easy Steps for Converting Outdated Fountains into Low-Maintenance Planters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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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 A hosepipe is an outdated way of watering a garden.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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Western Cape Water Crisis

As you know the Western Cape is undergoing a drought. Heading into our summer season, we urge everyone to conserve their water! The government is discussing different ways to help with the situation: Cape Town – The Western Cape government will be in crisis talks in Parliament when it makes representations to the national portfolio …

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THE H2O CRISIS

The Western Cape has suffered the worst drought in the last few decades. It has been one of South Africa’s leading topics of discussion and has crawled its way through every media platform. This has raised some eyebrows, and more importantly, it has raised concerns for the future of the Western Cape. How will the …

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