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Simple upgrades to help make your centre more appealing

In a world where visual stimulants draw an audience and an eyesore deters, we thought we’d share a few of the more basic but amazing minor upgrades we completed. You might be surprised to find that it doesn’t take much to create a fresh look. Here are 6 simple ways to make your centre look more… 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 »