Yearly Archives: 2020

Dam Construction – Things to Consider When Planning to Build a Dam on Your Property


A dam is an important investment and an asset that supports the productivity of crops and livestock, so it makes sense to build a dam on your farm or rural property. However, if not properly built, managed and controlled, dams

Things You Can Do Around Your Home to Prepare for Bushfire Season

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There’s no denying that living in or close to the Australian bush is idyllic and beautiful, however, it does come with some risks that require homeowners to be extra vigilant throughout the hot summer months. With summer fast approaching, spending

Eucalyptus Mulch – What It Is and How It Can Benefit Your Garden

Eucalyptus Mulch

An organic mulch with a natural, earthy brown tone, Eucalyptus mulch is a fine gum tree mulch with no leaf matter that looks great in any landscape. The perfect choice for those looking for refined grade of mulch for a

5 Popular Materials to Pave Your Driveway

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Often overlooked as a landscaping feature, the humble driveway is often the first thing people notice about your home or property. Not only providing a welcoming entrance, a well-considered driveway adds to the visual appeal and kerb appeal of the

The Benefits of Buying Garden Supplies in Bulk

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If you want to buy landscaping materials and supplies such as mulch, soil, sand and rocks, buying in bulk certainly has many benefits. At Bittern Garden Supplies, we are the trusted supplier of high quality garden supplies to Somerville, Mornington

DIY Landscaping Tips for Beginners

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Whether your backyard needs a few new plantings or a complete overhaul, redesigning the landscape can be overwhelming. With so many things to consider and choices to make, if you’ve never tackled a landscape design before, you might not know

Using Earthmoving Equipment to Clear Your Backyard

Overhauling your backyard can increase how much time you spend in your garden and add value to your home. If you are wanting to landscape your yard to allow for more lawn, install a pool in for the kids or

Crushed Rock Driveways – An Affordable and Attractive Option

Crushed stone driveways can be seen all over Australia. They are affordable, relatively simple to install and maintain and you can create unique colours and designs with different types of rock. At Bittern Garden Supplies, we have everything you need

Backyard Drainage Problems and How to Fix Them

Drainage is a common problem in many gardens and backyards around Victoria. Flat land and dense soil mean that without proper drainage solutions in place, water may collect to undermine and cause damage to structures, drown expensive plans and turns

How to Prepare Your Soil for New Turf

There’s nothing better than a perfect, lush green lawn, but achieving is this is easier said than done. Before any turf goes down, you need to put in the right site and soil preparation, as this will make sure the