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This issue out now - Outdoor Design & Living Issue #31
For many, an outdoor kitchen is considered crucial, especially if you like to entertain. An outdoor kitchen can be as small and simple or large and lavish as space, lifestyle and budget allow, but there is always a number of things to consider. Do you just want a barbecue or a woodfired oven too? Do you want a sink and a fridge? What about bench and storage space? If you’re seeking ideas, our feature on planning an outdoor kitchen will help. We also take a look at how to choose the right paving, whether for an outdoor entertaining area, a courtyard or a garden path. The choices are plentiful so we provide you with a plethora of inspirational ideas and practical advice. And if you want to see where garden design is heading, check out our show garden roundup from the 2015 Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show.
What’s coming up next issue 32
When you’re short on space at ground level, where do you go? Up on the roof, that’s where — and we show you how to design and furnish a rooftop garden you’ll be proud of. If you’re planning a new outdoor entertaining area or an upgrade of an existing alfresco living space, our feature on the latest design trends will give you plenty of inspiration and arm you with practical information on everything from setting up an outdoor bar to choosing the right lighting and heating. Furniture is an essential element in any outdoor living space, so we delve deep to find out what’s hot and what’s comfy when it comes to lounge and dining furniture. Shade is another integral component and we take a take a peek at the plethora of choices you have to keep family and friends cool when they gather in your new outdoor entertaining area or rooftop retreat.