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Now is the time to act to have a nice lawn for winter

Now is the time to act to have a nice lawn for winter

Landscaping Lawns
Ever wondered why with the onset of the colder months, your lawn is in a state of decline? Is your lawn lacking in colour? Are you noticing bare patches along with thinning out of the thatch layer?Here at Luke’s Landscaping Co, we’re the experts when it comes to installing lawns in Perth and we know the secret to a winter lawn care. Today, we’re happy to share it with you.
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The Very Best Indoor Plants & How To Care For Them

The Very Best Indoor Plants & How To Care For Them

Landscaping Lawns
Introducing a few indoor plants into your home can make you feel more relaxed, creative and increase your overall positive mental health. Not to mention the other benefits of improved air quality.
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Reticulation in Ellenbrook

Reticulation in Ellenbrook

Reticulation advice Reticulation Installation
Ellenbrook’s leading reticulation repair and reticulation installation experts.The suburb of Ellenbrook was established in 1994 and is actually intended to, in the long term, be a satellite city of Perth. It’s rich in amenities and is often touted as a great place to raise a family. It’s located in a truly stunning part of the world, with the Swan Valley wineries and nature trails right on its doorstep.But Ellenbrook is also very close to something else.
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Selecting The Right Tree For Your Residential Garden: Part 2

Selecting The Right Tree For Your Residential Garden: Part 2

Landscaping Lawns
We have listed a number of the most popular deciduous and semi-deciduous trees that you may like to consider for your garden. Which are your favourites?
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Landscape design in Perth: Points to consider

Landscape design in Perth: Points to consider

Reticulation advice
Have you decided to design your own garden? Good for you! It’s really satisfying to put your own stamp on a place where you spend a lot of time. But before you start, there are a few things you need to think about when it comes to landscape design in Perth.  You need a functional garden that suits our climate, potential planning approval… and don’t forget reticulation! Here are some points to consider when designing your garden...
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Selecting The Right Tree For Your Residential Garden: Part 1

Selecting The Right Tree For Your Residential Garden: Part 1

Landscaping Lawns
I think that we can all agree that trees are extremely beneficial. Trees clean the air, cool your home, reduce stress, improve biodiversity and increase street appeal. But how do you go about selecting the right tree for your residential landscape?
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Reticulation installation Perth: Choosing the right people for the job

Reticulation installation Perth: Choosing the right people for the job

Reticulation Installation
Reticulation is something that most homeowners need to think about in order to have their garden looking they’re during the warmer months.
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Getting your Perth garden ready for summer.

Getting your Perth garden ready for summer.

Landscaping
Spending time in the great outdoors is an integral part of our lifestyle here in Perth, and that certainly includes our own gardens. Many families like to while away the long, hot summer days playing cricket on the lawn with the kids, dipping in the pool or having a barbeque and a few drinks with friends and family ...
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Some Retaining Wall Options When Landscaping In Perth

Some Retaining Wall Options When Landscaping In Perth

Landscaping
While landscaping in Perth, we come across gardens of all shapes and sizes, which all too often include significant level changes as well. These can create some interesting design opportunities and constraints and in most cases will require a suitable ...
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Watering days in Perth: Frequently asked questions

Watering days in Perth: Frequently asked questions

Reticulation advice
In the last couple of decades Western Australia has experienced expanding industry, which in turn has led to a rapidly growing population. Add those factors to WA’s dry climate, and you can see why it’s become essential to effectively manage the state’s water resources...
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Doing your own reticulation repairs? Here are some basic tips.

Doing your own reticulation repairs? Here are some basic tips.

Reticulation advice
When servicing your retic in Perth we can do a number of things for you.We can fix one sprinkler head, or one solenoid valve or look at specific areas you direct us too. We often fix once off items and have the parts and equipment to deal with most situations. The most common once off reticulation repair service we cover are:
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Reticulation in Perth: Five things you must do

Reticulation in Perth: Five things you must do

Reticulation advice
You wouldn’t know it going by the rainfall we’ve had in 2018 so far, but in recent years Perth’s annual rainfall has consistently declined by an average of 3mm. Meanwhile, the number of months recording rainfall of at least 200mm has halved.
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Using Natural Stone in Your Perth Landscape Design

Using Natural Stone in Your Perth Landscape Design

Landscaping
When planning your Perth landscape design you are likely to have spaces such as Alfresco’s, pathways, pool surrounds and seating areas, which require a hard surface underfoot. While engineered products such as exposed aggregate and composite pavers, are often utilised for larger areas around the home, it can be nice to consider a more unique product, such as natural stone paving, for areas where you want the ‘wow’ factor.
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Learn Reticulation Installation from the Perth Experts

Learn Reticulation Installation from the Perth Experts

Reticulation Installation
Here at Luke’s Landscaping we Install a number of different reticulation systems and brands. Here is just one example of one type of retic system we commonly install for home residential properties. Please note we install many other types of systems and products and this is just an example
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What We Offer As Part Of Our Reticulation Service

What We Offer As Part Of Our Reticulation Service

Reticulation Repair & Service
When servicing your retic in Perth we can do a number of things for you.We can fix one sprinkler head, or one solenoid valve or look at specific areas you direct us too. We often fix once off items and have the parts and equipment to deal with most situations. The most common once off reticulation repair service we cover are:
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The best plants for landscapes in Perth

The best plants for landscapes in Perth

Landscaping
Perth’s landscape is pretty remarkable. From untamed bushland in the hills, to the ever-changing wetlands on the plains and our stunning coastline, there really is something here for everyone! Part of what makes our back yard so unique, is it’s incredible diversity in native plant and animal life.
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Reticulation Repair: Diagnosing Your Irrigation System

Reticulation Repair: Diagnosing Your Irrigation System

Reticulation Repair & Service
Repairing old (and new!) reticulation systems in Perth can be a frustrating and time consuming task especially if you do not have experience, the right tools and a truck full of parts. When we talk of reticulation repair issues it can be divided up into two categories:
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Why get a landscape design

Why get a landscape design

Landscaping
Getting a Landscape design is an important part of your landscaping process. And lets face it we plan for everything else in life. Why not plan your project properly so you get the best outcome and achieve a result you are not only happy with but also create a space you love!
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Making the most of your Outdoor Garden Lighting

Making the most of your Outdoor Garden Lighting

Landscaping
You have probably already spent a lot time planning the perfect outdoor living space, but may not have given much thought to the value and benefit of landscape lighting and it’s potential to transform your outdoor area’s from great to spectacular!
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Landscape Designers and Perth’s Verges

Landscape Designers and Perth’s Verges

Landscaping
Landscape Designers in Perth are all too often faced with the challenge of coming up with a design solution for the infamous verge. As defined by the City of Cockburn ‘A verge is the portion of land that lies between the road pavement and an adjacent property boundary’.
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The benefit of Trees in your Landscape Design

The benefit of Trees in your Landscape Design

Landscaping
Landscape design seems to be an afterthought for many homeowners, especially when they have already put a lot of time and resources into planning, building, or renovating their home.
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Why Mulch When Landscaping In Perth

Why Mulch When Landscaping In Perth

Landscaping
While brainstorming ideas for your latest landscaping project in Perth, you have probably spent a lot of time thinking about the layout of your space and dreaming of the design features you would like to include.
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Soil types and how you could improve your Landscaping Design

Soil types and how you could improve your Landscaping Design

Landscaping
A run down on Perth’s sandy soils and how you can improve your Landscaping.When digging in your garden, have you ever wondered why your soil looks more like sand?
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Installing or Repairing your Reticulation Controller

Installing or Repairing your Reticulation Controller

Reticulation Installation Reticulation Repair & Service
When installing, servicing and repairing reticulation controllers in Perth there are a number of things to be mindful of. Firstly, there are different types of controller set-ups. There are hard-wired controllers and...
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Repairing Reticulation Pipes

Repairing Reticulation Pipes

Reticulation Repair & Service
When undertaking retic repairs it can be a daunting task without the right knowledge, tool, and equipment. One of the most common issues is broken PVC piping, so here's some simple steps you can take to fix this issue.
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How to Choose the Best Landscapers in Perth

How to Choose the Best Landscapers in Perth

Landscaping
There are many different residential landscaping companies in Perth all claiming to be the best business for the job. Some do quality work for a fair price, but many fail to live up to expectations. So how can you tell the difference between a professional, trustworthy service and someone who’s just looking to get an easy pay day?Today I’m going to be talking about a few of the key differences between our business and many of our competitors on the Perth market.
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Retic Repairs

Retic Repairs

Reticulation Repair & Service
When carrying out retic repairs across Perth’s suburbswe come across a wide variety of problems. On any given day, we are servicing retic systems from Mandurah to Joondalup and everywhere in between!
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Installing Roll on Lawn in Perth

Installing Roll on Lawn in Perth

Lawns
There’s a right and wrong way for almost everything, and installing roll on lawn is no exception. Ever wonder why so many of the new lawns you see around Perth look dry and brown?
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Installing Waterwise Reticulation in Perth

Installing Waterwise Reticulation in Perth

Reticulation Installation
So you want to reticulate your garden, but you want to save water and money at the same time? Well here’s how we do it at Luke’s Landscaping and Irrigation Services:
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Reticulation Repairs in Joondalup and Wanneroo

Reticulation Repairs in Joondalup and Wanneroo

Reticulation Repair & Service
At Luke’s Landscaping and Irrigation Services our aim is to help people have lush gardens they will love for life. That’s why when it comes to reticulation repairs in Joondalup and Wanneroo we offer the best quality service.
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Reticulation Repairs in Mandurah and Rockingham

Reticulation Repairs in Mandurah and Rockingham

Reticulation Repair & Service
Here at Luke’s Landscaping and Irrigation Services, we pride ourselves on quality workmanship when it comes to repairing reticulation in Mandurah and Rockingham, including areas North and South of Perth. With more than 8 years industry
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The importance of efficient reticulation coverage

The importance of efficient reticulation coverage

Reticulation advice
When my wife and I purchased our current house a few years ago, we inherited an old reticulation system that needed a lot of work to bring it even remotely up to sc
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Reticulation Repairs in Western Australia

Reticulation Repairs in Western Australia

Reticulation Repair & Service
When repairing reticulation in Western Australia it is important to remember to use quality parts and install them correctly the first time. There is no point in repairing a broken sprinkler on the verge again and again, every time a car drives over it.
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How to install a Master Solenoid Correctly

How to install a Master Solenoid Correctly

Reticulation advice Reticulation Installation
A Master Solenoid acts as a fail safe. A system without a Master Valve is always under pressure; what this means is the main supply pipe, which is usually PVC piping, is under pressure the whole way
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It’s time to service your reticulation

It’s time to service your reticulation

Reticulation advice Reticulation Installation Reticulation Repair & Service
Summer is upon us and it’s looking to be hot and dry. Don’t get caught out in the summer rush and be left waiting for weeks to repair your reticulation! Call the team at Luke’s Landscaping for a prompt, friendly and reliable service.
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