Garden Edging Materials for Brisbane and Queensland
When considering the type of garden edging to use in Brisbane and Queensland you need to consider the climate and the effect of the climate on garden edging materials. In general we are looking for long lasting garden edging that will cope with sub tropical to tropical climates. Materials that will not rot and will still look attractive.
Garden edging and landscape edging materials suitable for use in QLD include products made from a range of materials including steel, plastic and concrete to pavers, brick and timber garden edging.
Advantages and disadvantages of some edging materials.
Masonry and brick.
Time consuming to lay and therefore usually more costly. Can crack over time with pressure from tree roots and ground movement.
Can look really good and be blended in with other building materials.
Will rot unless pretreated. Can crack and splinter
Can provide a rustic look if using aged timbers, is fairly easy to install
Is flexible, but can can be damaged and dented fairly easily is the gauge is lightweight. Can easily be curved for paths. Adds a nice clean look in its natural state, powder coated can look good, but can also be scratched fairly easily in the wrong situation
Is sturdy, flexible and is available as corten steel or galvanised steel to prevent deterioration and rust. Can easily be curved for paths. Taller profiles are available which are strong enough to make a raised garden bed.
Garden Edging Brisbane Suppliers for QLD, Brisbane and Gold Coast
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