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Bright Buttons Bike Path Upgrade

Bike Path Upgrade How simple upgrades can make a huge impact to your centre Location: Banora Point, NSW, AUS Size: Approx 100 m² Timeframe: 2 weeks  

Bet you don’t know these facts about air conditioners

Hallelujah for air conditioners and heating systems! We’re lucky to have access to cold and hot air systems, but did you know how it all started or how much it has changed over the years? Here are a few interesting and quirky facts about air conditioners: Before air conditioners were introduced people used to keep… Read More »

Commercial air conditioner

Why your air conditioner isn’t working properly

Have you noticed that your centre is constantly humid and that there isn’t a consistent stream of cold air? Or maybe your air conditioner seems to be working but your centre is still hot. It could be that your air conditioner is playing up and it may need a quick clean fix or replacement. No… Read More »

Why shade sails are so important for your centre

Why shade sails are so important for your centre

It goes without saying that summer in Australia can be overwhelmingly hot, so ensuring your centre or facility has sufficient shade is crucial to beating the heat. A great and simple alternative is to create your own shade if your outside area is lacking in shade options. This can be done by simply adding shade… Read More »

Garden Maintenance

What weed killer are you using and is it safe?

Health and safety has always been a big part of Mathiou Services DNA, and gardening has its own hazards when warding off the weeds. The potential harmful side effects of chemical herbicide used in the wrong way are many and the number of studies to support such claims is too numerous to list. As one… Read More »

Low maintenance and kid friendly plants – great for Spring

If there is a recipe to achieving a balance between a garden that is easy on the eye and one that is child-friendly, it starts with simple rules. Use plants that can survive all seasons and most importantly is resilient. Design some interesting spaces, different areas to sit, hidden spots for the children to discover… Read More »

Benefits of a Sensory Garden and how to create one

Spring is upon us and with it brings the natural appeal of the outdoors. When designing a garden a great way to create an adventure for the children is through a Sensory Garden- this is a carefully selected and placed group of plants and accessories that provide experiences for Seeing Smelling Hearing Touching Tasting Pushing… Read More »