How To

Drawing a Landscape Map

landscape map

If looking out your window makes you long for a fresh look for your property, drawing a landscape map should be the first step you take. There are ways to improve the look and feel of your front or back yard with a little planning and creativity. Learning how to draw a landscape map will provide you… Read more

How to design a landscape pathway

This year’s landscape designs are leaning towards a more charming approach. As a result, you may want to consider design options with a more natural feel to get more enjoyment out of your outdoor spaces. Adding outdoor pathways is one way to add that special touch you might be looking for. And, learning how to design a… Read more

How to landscape around a back deck

The landscaping features that you incorporate into your property are a personal expression of your style. A simple weekend project is an opportunity to create a new aesthetic for your backyard. You can complete an upgrade easily by understanding the basics of how to landscape around you back deck or patio. Follow these 5 tips… Read more

Pavers with weeds

Nobody likes weed growth between their paving stone joints since it makes a paved surface look untidy. And removing weeds is tedious and time-consuming. Learn how to remove weeds from paving stones and prevent future weed growth with EnviroSAND. Many people think that weed growth occurs from the bottom up, but it actually occurs from… Read more

life hacks unplug

Keep cool with these environmentally friendly life hacks! 1. Unplug and Use Less Lighting Light bulbs and household electronics use energy and produce heat. Using minimal lights during the day, and unplugging electronic devices at night will keep your living space cooler. This will be cost effective for your energy bill and keep you comfortable… Read more

vegetables

There are many benefits to growing your own vegetables. Aside from being more cost effective and healthier for you and your family, growing vegetables at home is also good for the environment! Carrots Whether you’re eating them raw or cooked, carrots are delicious. They have lots of vitamin A, and you can use them in… Read more

Do-It-Yourself Drip Irrigation

drip irrigation

Drip irrigation saves time and effort and reduces water and energy use. A drip irrigation system slowly sprinkles water out of tiny holes into the soil at the root of the plants over long periods of time. This method of watering saves up to 30% more water than other watering techniques. For busy gardeners, drip… Read more

herbicides pesticides

Chemical pesticides and herbicides have been a traditional method of removing unwanted weeds and pests. However, as time has passed we have all been made aware of the harmful effects of using chemicals to sustain the look of your yard. Chemical pesticides and herbicides are not only harmful to the environment, but they can also… Read more

green life hacks

Living an environmentally friendly lifestyle can make your day-to-day activities easier. These green lifehacks will help to sustain the environment while benefiting your daily life! Recycle your old bread clips to label and organise all of your power cords. Stop spending time trying to figure out which cable is used for which device; organise all those… Read more

White Haze on Paving Stones

polyhaze

Creating a white haze on paving stones is a risk you face when you use stabilized jointing material, such as polymeric sand, for your patio or driveway project. This white residue is called polyhaze and you will see it unless you install the product properly. At Envirobond, we understand how frustrating this can be.  White Haze… Read more