The summer is near, and the designers at Ecosmart Fire have prepared an awesome collection of outdoor fireplaces designed to enhance your garden. The garden fireplaces, created by Jason Hodges, Marc Veenendaal and Hiroshi Tsunoda, are called Dish, Bulb, Atom, Stix (award-wining) and can be a great addition to your pool, lounge or terrace.
The official version: The rooftop was conceived in three primary strips; a vegetated roof, a folded wood deck and a paved area with lawn. The central strip of folded wood decking provides a proliferation of uses including gathering areas, viewing benches, tanning areas and hot tub. The wood strip is interrupted by the main tectonic [...]
The NestRest is a hanging lounger which is sure to transform your typical garden sofa into a small architectural piece, while giving you a space of meditation. Designed by Daniel Pouzet and Fred Frety, the distinctive hanging lounger offers you a quiet, suspended shelter. The lounger is made from 4cm wide DeDon Fiber and to [...]
The Spiral Garden is one of the second prize winners of Iida Awards 2010, and it was created by Benet and Saida Dalmau, Anna Julibert and Carmen Vilar from Spain. This type of garden is not only suited for parks, but it would also be great in a town square. This is what the designers [...]
Conservatories can make better use of extra space available in house presently not in use. If you are searching for a better solution to utilise the space in a nominal budget then go for a choice that can give the best option. It can make your house look stylish and appealing with the perfect blend [...]
If you are familiar with our posts, we have written before and stressed the importance of rain water for your flowers or vegetables, and, of course, for your budget. Plants are a lot happier when being watered with natural watered. You can store this water in barrels or other recipients, but the problem remains getting [...]
My refuge is my dream house, which, for now, is just in my mind. It’s right in the middle of nature, with a huge garden, with a pond and paths and lots of plants, trees and flowers. Any destination you might have for your dream house, just follow some simple rules: In a world invaded [...]
Probably best suited for penthouses, and last story inhabitants, these rooftop gardens are beautiful, and should be seen more often, especially on crowded polluted cities.
If you want to get in new eco trend, what can be more economical than saving water, even when you take care of your garden? You might say: I already am, because it’s raining pretty often and I don’t have too do it myself. Well, what about your indoor plants? Forgot about those, didn’t you? [...]
Long lasting plants In June, consider planting some summer flowers that will bloom every time until the frost comes, like: petunias, sage, lion’s mouth, queen of the night, dills, coreopsis etc. If you’ll plant those later, they will have difficulties in growing and they will have a light bloom, because the summer heat will affect [...]
If you have a big yard, or even a pool, you definitely need to have outdoor furniture, including a bed where you can relax in the sun while you drink a cocktail. I think I’ve found the perfect thing for you: an outdoor bed which can accommodate up to 7 people. Each model is manually [...]
When we talk about gardens, everybody thinks about green, beautiful terraces, exotic flowers, luxuriant plants, and most of the times, a hammock. Well, that’s the big picture, but how do we get there? First, you need water, that leads to a outdoor sink and more garden hoses, flexible ones, that you can spread all [...]