Looking for an out-of-the-ordinary water feature? If you don't have a slope for a waterfall and a fountain won't do, consider a 'rain shower' structure like this. This contemporary design would work well in a high-tech or zen garden.
Tasmania-based furniture designer Duncan Meerding loves the outback wilderness, which comes across in his work – his most popular pieces are simple logs whose natural cracks emit soft, warm light. Meerding is also legally blind, so the use of light in his
add wood wallpaper to the kick plates of the stairs. Those rolls are expensive but you would only need one. Not practical with white treads though, it will be stuffed up from black shoe soles in no time.