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16 09, 2021

Adding Value with a Fire Pit


When you delve into backyard landscaping, your options are practically endless. From various lighting and décor options to seating arrangements, water features, plants, flowers and trees, paths and walkways, custom hedges…the list goes on. Nevertheless, one option is highly recommended, being one [...]

Adding Value with a Fire Pit2021-09-16T14:41:19+02:00
18 08, 2021

Easy DIY backyard landscaping ideas to set the mood


Whether you have just become a proud home owner, got the keys to the apartment that you are renting or just feel like a change of scenery, the go-to has always usually been: interior design. Let’s face it, the options for interior design are endless – from art, [...]

Easy DIY backyard landscaping ideas to set the mood2022-12-19T14:27:26+02:00
4 08, 2021

The benefits of being outdoors


Have you ever tried describing a beautiful sunset to someone? Unfortunately, you most probably didn’t do it much justice. Explaining how the hues of red and blended oranges dip below the horizon isn’t an easy task. Even if you are a magician [...]

The benefits of being outdoors2021-08-04T09:30:30+02:00
21 07, 2021

Pet safety & fire pits


If you have a fire pit in your backyard, you are more than likely to spend lots of time enjoying yourself outdoors. We understand that having a fire pit adds a fun, decorative and enjoyable aspect to your yard. However, it comes [...]

Pet safety & fire pits2021-07-21T10:33:52+02:00
7 07, 2021

Decadent, winter-worthy hot chocolate


Nothing satisfies quite like an evening next to the fire pit, nestled beneath your favourite blankets, while sipping on a cup of mouth-watering hot chocolate and enjoying some good company. Sure, store bought hot chocolate would most likely do the trick, however, [...]

Decadent, winter-worthy hot chocolate2021-07-07T11:00:49+02:00
23 06, 2021

How to build an outdoor movie theatre in your backyard


Ever since the unfortunate event of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have been needing to become more creative with our weekend activities. Simple trips to the movie theatre weren’t possible anymore, and we had to keep ourselves busy with what we had in our own home and backyards instead. [...]

How to build an outdoor movie theatre in your backyard2022-12-19T14:33:48+02:00
9 06, 2021

Are fire pits eco friendly?


As South Africans, we love spending time in our backyards next to our braais and fire pits. For some, a campfire is a profoundly human experience shared across cultures and generations. For others, it is merely the culmination of a great day [...]

Are fire pits eco friendly?2021-06-09T15:55:17+02:00
26 05, 2021

How to treat a minor burn injury


Statistically, burns are one of the most common household injuries. If you own a fire pit, there is a genuine possibility that you or one of your family members may unfortunately end up being a burn victim by accident. Luckily you can [...]

How to treat a minor burn injury2021-05-27T08:00:13+02:00
28 04, 2021

Grass alternatives around the fire pit


South African's love their backyards, but let's face it; no one really has the time to create a perfectly manicured garden. It's not exactly our idea of fun to spend valued off-time weeding, watering, fertilizing or cutting the grass. Therefore, we have [...]

Grass alternatives around the fire pit2021-04-28T15:52:47+02:00

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