Brighten up your place with an instant hedge

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An artificial hedge or plant wall is not only an attractive feature in your garden, it can also add some much needed privacy. Bunnings Greenlife buyer Katie tells us how easy it is to add an instant hedge to your outdoor area.

Combine hedging and screening

Combining artificial hedging with an existing fence or garden screening, like a lattice or trellis, is a great way to create privacy and add some greenery to an otherwise barren area. The decorative plastic leaves require minimal maintenenance and many are UV treated for Australian conditions, so they’ll look great for years to come.

Create a feature wall

Create a feature wall

Vertical wall tiles are a visually appealing and hassle-free way to create a feature in your outdoor area. They’re easy to assemble as each tile simply clicks together to create a seamless hedge. Wall tiles come in a wide range of natural-looking foliage options, including some with artificial flowers.

Apart from looking great, artificial hedging can hide unwanted views from passing traffic, stop dust infiltrating outdoor areas from strong wind gusts and even protect you and your family from the sun. Of course, one of the best features is that they require very little maintenance to keep them looking good.

Find what you need for your instant hedge

Check out the full range of artificial plants available at your local Bunnings.

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Health & Safety

Please make sure you use all equipment appropriately and safely when following the advice in these D.I.Y. videos. You need to be familiar with how to use equipment safely and follow the instructions that came with the equipment. If you are unsure, you may feel it is safest to consult an expert, such as the manufacturer or an expert Bunnings Team Member.

Grave health hazards are linked to asbestos, which may be in homes built up to 1990. Health hazards may result from exposure to lead-based paints in older materials and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page. You can also use a simple test kit from Bunnings to indicate the presence of lead-based paint.
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