Grand Designs Australia


The impact of gardens and landscapes on property value is a common topic within industry and media alike. But what about the more intrinsic benefits associated with outdoor spaces — the potential for gardens and outdoor living areas to transform minds, bodies and souls?

I believe that anyone can find restorative benefits in outdoor spaces — from reflection and relaxation to tranquillity and healing. It’s all about bringing senses alive with different materials, designs, colours, scents and sounds.


In terms of creating positive energy in outdoor spaces, a great place to start is with the key principles of Feng Shui — wind and water. Water has proven to be a very calming element,

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