Simply, it’s a one particular-halt dwelling, business and backyard garden style retail store

Dwelling Simply owner GRAHAM HOLBROOK says the boutique retail retailer in Pialligo delivers entire interior and exterior structure expert services, which include assets styling, landscape consultation, design and style build and routine maintenance expert services. 

Living Simply just has evolved and expanded in excess of the previous 30 decades from a professional, indoor, plant-employ business to today’s thorough choice of indoor-outdoor decorator and function crops, decor pots, h2o characteristics and garden furnishings.

From remaining, interior designer Gary Ertl, operator Graham Holbrook and landscape designer Robert Kimpton.

Graham states he’s happy to have designers Robert Kimpton and Gary Ertl on his team, furnishing shoppers with their put together experience of a lot more than 60 many years in landscaping and inside layout. 

“In phrases of the garden and landscaping, Living Merely is a just one-stop store. There’s not a great deal we can not handle,” says Robert, who is in demand of structure, upkeep and horticultural consulting. 

Owning analyzed horticulture at Melbourne University, Robert claims he has built and crafted more than 75 gardens in Victoria, right before relocating to Canberra in 2020. 

“I give landscape design as properly as a consulting service in which I can occur out to people’s gardens and remedy concerns and help address the problems they might be experiencing in their gardens,” he claims. 

“Some of these challenges may possibly be drainage or picking the ideal crops for a hedge. I deliver a complete report to the consumer,” he states. 

Robert says that apart from the way of living advantages of experiencing a stunning back garden, there are tangible financial gains, too. 

“Studies have been undertaken that present that the backyard of a assets can be valued as delivering up to 10 per cent of the whole property price. So it is critical for my get the job done to protected people’s financial commitment,” he says. 

Interior and exterior designer Gary Ertl moved to Canberra this 12 months, and provides a wealth of working experience from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and London. 

Gary claims that his specialist target at Living Just is on the interiors, either at home or the business, including plant seek the services of as very well as scaled-down and additional personal areas these as balconies and courtyards. 

“A whole lot of my part is the challenge-resolving aspect of the house. I’m generally looking at how I can evolve a room into some thing stunning,” he claims. 

“Even in the chilly Canberra winter season, we drastically worth the outdoor place and we want to see the outside as important in a property as a kitchen,” he claims. 

Gary says that about his 35 a long time in design, his ethos is to keep within the client’s spending plan and to design and style successfully. He claims he loves performing with his customers to develop their eyesight.

“My occupation is to get the client’s vision on keep track of,” states Gary. 

Graham suggests that at the coronary heart of everything he and the crew present at Living Simply is the appreciation and regard for “biophilia”, which is defined as an psychological and physical relationship concerning people and nature. 

“Combining condition-of-the-art interior style, landscape structure and sophisticated horticulture practices, Residing Only satisfies the biophilic needs that are critical to human wellbeing and link,” suggests Graham. 

Dwelling Just, 10 Beltana Highway, Pialligo. Call 6249 1552 or take a look at

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