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How to Build a Curved Retaining Wall

But creating a beautiful, curved retaining wall can seem like a big challenge. From the design to the execution, it’s important to get it right. So if you’re wondering how to...

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Lawn Bugs: What’s Killing My Lawn?

There are various types of lawn bugs, from those that live underground to those that fly. We’re here to help you get your head around the most common lawn bugs,...

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Choosing a safe mulch for your yard

Choosing a safe mulch for your yard has never been easier than with these tips from the manager of Cypress Mulch. Blair Granger highlights some of the things to look...

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What is Certified Playground Sand and why is it important?

Sand has been used for years as a staple play surface in playgrounds all over the world and often connects us to those fond memories in childhood of tearing around...

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Facing water restrictions? Here's how to drought proof your garden

n southeast Queensland we’re pretty familiar with living through drought conditions. With the Bureau of Meteorology announcing we’re in an El Niño event, facing minimal rainfall and a summer of...

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Adding timber accents to your outdoor space

Using timber accents in your outdoor space can enhance your home’s curb appeal as well as your use and enjoyment of your yard. The natural, textural finishes of timber bring...

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Laying a New Lawn? Here’s How to Measure Your Site for the Best Results

Prep work isn’t generally people’s favourite task. And this is equally true when it comes to laying lawn. But measuring your site to prepare for laying turf is the all-important...

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Why Choose an Accredited Landscape Supplier

When on the hunt for bulk landscaping supplies, it can be hard to know that what you are receiving is going to be quality and that the company that you...

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Looking Back on Rock 'N' Soil

This year has been a very special one for Rock 'N' Soil because it marks 40 years since we opened our doors. We may have gone through a few name...

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The Flower Farm: Picked Locally and Owned Locally

Here at Rock 'N' Soil, we are all about supporting local business and sourcing local produce, which is why we love collaborating with business that do the same. You might...

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