It might be "old school", but what kid doesn't like drawing on a blackboard. And when they are finished, give them a bucket of water and a paintbrush to wash it off again ready for next time. We've got lots of other ideas for kids on our main site.

Ideas for Kids

The outdoor chalk board could be cool in the secret garden. Outdoor chalk board would be great for our kids, whilst covering up the old wooden fence

Coen + Partners Landscape Lighting

Hardscaping 101: Landscape Uplighting

Use a row of white bark birch trees along a fence line to give additional privacy . in other words would they stay narrow? if I even would be allowed to grow these in our small outdoor space at our con

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Queensland Beach House Style (Coastal Style)

Plectranthus ‘Nico’ and Lamium ‘Silver Beacon’ were planted. These plants are kept clipped in an undulating wave of colour and texture. The plectranthus has prominently veined purple-green leaves, while the lamium has silver leaves edged in light green. They flower at different times of the year, ‘Nico’ with lilac spires in autumn, and lamium’s pink flowers arriving through spring and summer. The plants are bordered with mondo grass, and the interplay of these species creates an inviting…

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A beautiful concrete house on the Victorian surf coast in Torquay, Australia. Idealised by Auhaus Architecture, the 4 bedroom family house has been designed as a walled sanctuary, opening up onto itself and allowing stunning views onto wetl

modern stone, wood and concrete front yard

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Wood walkway with big stones.An Atypical Mexican Beach House: Casa La Punta by Elías Rizo Arquitectos Photo