Stone Masonry – Looking behind the Veneer

Stone Masonry – Looking behind the Veneer

As we’ve covered before, stone masonry is an important and ancient trade skill. In fact, it’s responsible for creating such wonders as the Pyramids in Egypt, Iran’s Anahita Temple, Britain’s Stonehenge and the Easter Island Heads. Beyond this, a stonemason may even have invented the wheel! Of course, these are large scale achievements but let’s…
Ideas and Inspiration for Rock Retaining Walls

Ideas and Inspiration for Rock Retaining Walls

A Rock Retaining Wall Adds Natural Beauty to Your Landscape Boulder or rock retaining walls make an excellent alternative to concrete, brick or wooden retaining walls. They’re not subject to erosion or wear and provide an impressive rustic appeal. You can select from a wide variety of rock types such as granite, sandstone, bush rock,…
Structural Landscaping Checklist For Domestic Building Work

Structural Landscaping Checklist For Domestic Building Work

Whether you are carrying out works on an investment property or building your dream home, finding the right person for your structural landscaping can make all the difference. Domestic building work involves construction, improvement, maintenance or renovations of a home. The definition of a home in the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 is and residential premise…
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