Brighten up your place with an instant hedge

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.

Outdoor day bed

Outdoor Living Seven spring outdoor D.I.Y. projects With the weather warming up and the days getting longer, now is the perfect time to head outdoors and knock a few of those D.I.Y. projects off your list.

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Tuscan Path pots

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Planters D.I.Y. pallet vertical garden It’s easy to upcycle an old pallet into a thriving vertical garden with just a few tools and materials.

Install the hanging garden 03:01

Planters D.I.Y. hanging plants Learn how to create a D.I.Y hanging garden

succulents

Planting & Growing How to plant and care for succulents Succulents come in a huge range of colours, shapes and sizes, will grow just about anywhere and don’t need much looking after, making them a plant that’s perfect for even the most novice gardener. If you’re new to succulents, here are some tips from...

How to Make a Terrarium 02:54

Planning & Projects How to make a terrarium Learn how to make a terrarium with this handy guide.

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spring flowers

Planning & Projects Spring gardening tips and ideas Spring is the best time to get out in the garden. The winter chill has gone, the days are getting longer and your garden is about to burst into life. Bunnings Greenlife buyer Katrina Gatt has some great ideas to get your garden looking its best over...

Gardening for kids

Planting & Growing Gardening for kids Gardening is great for the kids—it teaches them a love of nature and the environment, where food comes from, how to care for plants and the joy of reaching a goal. Here are some ideas to get them outside and in the garden.

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Planting & Growing How to install garden edging Garden edging can help to make your garden beds look neat and tidy. We’ll show you how to install plastic or corrugated garden edging around your garden.

grow herbs

Planting & Growing How to grow herbs indoors Herbs are one of the most rewarding plants to grow. But you don’t need a big garden to reap the tasty benefits. All you need is a sunny window or two and a little bit of time. Get started with these inside tips from Bunnings’ Greenlife Buyer Sharyn ...

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Planting & Growing How to build a raised garden bed with sleepers Check out our simple, step-by-step guide on how to build a raised bed garden from sleepers.

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Planting & Growing How to build a greenhouse A greenhouse gives your plants every chance to thrive while protecting them from harsh weather.

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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