It only takes a couple of hot days in a row to make us appreciate a cool haven. Have you looked at turning your garden into a little piece of paradise with some cool shading options.
Now’s the time!
A pergola is perfect for entertaining, it’s like having an extra room. And if anyone spills a drink – it’s no problem. They’re also great for enjoy a summer BBQ with your family!
There’s a huge range of styles and sizes available. A solid structure with roll down blinds or sliding glass doors will allow the breeze to flow through on a warm day and provide insulation in winter. For all weather use, there’s a large range of polycarbonate roofing profiles and colours. Shade cloth is also a suitable option – as it will also help keep your new outdoor room cool!
Other options are available include a shade sail is a graceful, this is a semi-permanent option that gives your home a modern, airy feel. A Hire a Tradesman expert will provide advice on the best angle for the sails to block the sun at the hottest part of the day.
A more natural option is planting shade trees. While this is a long-term plan, it will last for generations to come. Have your gardener plant saplings if you don’t mind waiting for them to mature or, if you can afford it, choose more established trees. It’s probably a good idea to consult a horticulturist about the type of trees to plant and where to locate them so they don’t cause damage to your foundations or create problems for your existing plantings.
Whichever way you go, there’s nothing like the privacy of a shady spot in your own yard to enjoy time outdoors this summer – and we have tried and tested tradesman who can complete this project for you – just in time for Christmas! Call us on 1300 79 HIRE (4473) and let us send a tradesman to you!