Find incredibly enduring Garden Sleepers at Aumann’s
Garden sleepers are a great, low maintenance solution for almost all outdoor landscaping projects. They are essential in building retaining walls, defining driveways or curating garden boundaries. We stock a full range of sleepers to help you create long-lasting and durable renovations.
Our arsenic-treated pine sleepers are suitable for most in-ground applications, protecting the wood from fungal decay and even termite attacks. The redgum range looks stunning in every garden but especially complements native style yards. Gorgeous railway pieces will suit industrial style gardens providing an aged, established feeling. These enduring and beautiful materials come in a variety of lengths, so be sure to talk to our experienced team to help you find the perfect fit for your next home project.
The Benefits of Garden Sleepers
Garden sleepers especially pine sleepers have a distinctive appearance and add lots of personality and originality to your landscape layout. They’re an affordable, sustainable material to use and their biggest benefit is their longevity as they need to stand huge weight being in outdoor conditions. The most popular form of garden sleeper is made from hardwood mainly in oak and pine and much less often in metal or concrete.
There are several advantages of garden sleepers; one obvious one is that it provides a warm and comfortable resting place for you and your family. You can really appreciate the benefits of garden sleepers if you live in an area with high winds, rain and extreme cold. The presence of a garden sleeper dramatically reduces the wind chill factor making your living conditions more comfortable in warm months and less in cold months, making your garden even more enjoyable. Another benefit of garden sleepers is the protection it offers against harsh sunlight. They can endure harsh sunlight and other harmful natural elements such as rain, sleet, snow, fog, etc.
Another major plus of garden sleepers and the popular pine sleepers is the edging options available to suit your style and needs. Many people choose not to cover their sleepers with any sort of protective cover as they believe it adds to the garden’s character and makes it look more natural. However, some people consider covering their sleepers to save money and not give their garden the appearance of a ‘work of art’ especially when it comes to defining garden beds. You can buy various types of decorative edging materials to use around your garden, and here are some examples: Wood, aluminium, plastic, wrought iron and mesh.
Explore our range below, come in-store, or contact our friendly staff today for more information!