How do you collect rainwater from a downpipe?

How do you collect rainwater from a downpipe? A small piece of kit that can help to regulate the amount of water you are storing; usually in a garden water butt. It looks unimpressive a tube a box like contraption and maybe a washer or two. You’ll probably install your water butt and find it […]

Is 2024 the End of Artifical Grass?

Will the government band artificial grass? Is this the end of artificial turf in your garden? See the Argument Here Artificial grass is now a staple part of many peoples gardens, its an easy solution for many reasons Easy to up keep – NO mowing required. Doesn’t get muddy – Won’t be ruined by any […]

Small Budget Gardening – Top Tips

Want to get started gardening with little to no budget? Take them handy tips and tricks to get you started and put your garden inspiration and ides into action. Can you reuse or recycle any home or garden items? Pots, plants, decorations can be give a new lease of life with a quick wash and […]

Garden Incentives a Part of the Future of Gardening?

Professor Ross Cameron, said: “Gardens account for a third of all our urban areas and are vital spaces in terms of keeping our buildings and city environments cool in summer, absorbing rain to avoid flash flooding and providing an important refuge for wildlife.” He suggested gardeners with a home full of plants should receive financial […]

where do I need to lay a geotextile? – projects explained

Do I need to lay geotextile membrane under? Gravel-patio/paving Artificial grass Sheds Ponds Paths Driveway Horse arena Slope management Yes! Geotextile membrane fabric is a versatile construction material that provides many properties for your construction jobs. Just be sure you have the right geotextile for your needs. Geotextiles come in 2 road categories Woven and […]

Look after your local wildlife

The autumn garden jobs will soon reduce and you will be getting your garden ready for its dormant period during winter. Its during this period that some local wildlife might decide to make a home with you for their winter rest. Hedgehogs, bats and dormice hibernate but any other animals will also need places to […]