Winter gardens trace their roots back to the Victorian period when municipalities began building large conservatories for the enjoyment of their citizens, and eventually the phrase winter garden took off from there. Once these municipalities paved the way for large conservatories the upper crust of society began building their own private structures one larger than […]


Classical Chinese gardens and fountains are more than collections of beautiful plants, trees and water. They are representations of nature, providing insight into the philosophical and spiritual mind of past Chinese artisans and high-ranking citizens. The principles of classical Chinese gardening can be useful and insightful to garden lovers living anywhere in the world. Chinese […]


If you’re looking for a garden building, you might be surprised by the amount of various buildings to choose from. We would like to break down the different types of garden buildings. If you think that a garage is just a garage, you are about to learn that there is a lot more to it […]


Gardening is making a comeback. It has been a source of food for ages. One of the main advantages of having your own vegetable garden is being able to eat fresh vegetables right out of your own garden without going to the shop where much of the vegetables are shipped from hundreds of miles away. […]


Things to keep in mind for a beautiful garden Main principles on the garden’s design Bring the Japanese feeling into your garden with these basic steps. First of all, embrace the ideal of nature. That means, keep things in your garden as natural as possible, avoiding to include things that could disrupt this natural appearance. […]