Why does my patio not drain?

Why does my patio not drain? When it rains do you have problems with puddles and standing water?  Be aware that  this may be part of a larger issue, if your garden patio or decking area is not draining it could lead to more problems. More impermeable surfaces has caused an increase in sanding water […]

What is Non Woven Geotextile? – What is it Used For?

What is a non-woven geotextile? A non-woven geotextile is made through heat bonding plastic fibres into a flexible fabric that can be used for construction, landscape and gardening projects. What is non-woven geotextile used for? Non-woven geotextile is a versatile fabric that is best used as a drainage and stabilisation layer. It also has uses […]

Threshold Drainage – what can it do for my patio?

Threshold drainage Need drainage for your new patio? Have an area that needs help draining? Threshold Drains Here The threshold drainage now available at Spudulica.co.uk Take a look at this handy video to see what can be achieved. We sell the 1m lengths, corner, T pieces and connectors as shown. Why not see our range? […]

Is permeable paving worth it?

It might seem like a strange solution when traditional impermeable paving solutions work well. But take a look and see what permeable paving can bring to your outdoor environment. Permeable paving options – Gravel Plastic paving Resin Porous concrete Grass Permeable pavers So you can achieve a number of different finishes. Permeable paving legislation has […]

Geotextile Ground Preparation

Your ready to start your DIY project, lets make sure your base layers are prepared correctly. Adding geotextile to your sub base is a great way to add longevity to your project. Just be sure it’s done properly. Geotextile fabric wether woven or non-woven can add to the stability and strength of your sub base. […]

Do you need Drainage Solutions for your Home?

Garden drainage Does your garden or outdoor area need a drainage solution? Do you experience water pooling or localised flooding? remember we are always planning for the wettest times so that in high water events drainage solutions can still cope. This weeks blog will have a look into a few options available to you at […]

What is a channel drain?

  Do I need a channel drain? A channel drain is an enclosed channel with grating on the top. They run along the edge of an area within the floor; they are added to remove surface water from a specific area. To help control the flow of water and prevent flooding/pooling of water. This moves […]

Equestrian Packages – spudulica.co.uk

  Equestrian packages – Spudulica.co.uk Do you need to update/ resurface your equestrian area, a paddock, ménage, or horse arena? 100gsm is the most common of our non-woven geotextile membranes. It is designed for filtration and separation applications, such as – Paddocks – Horse Ménage – Riding Arena Designed to go directly below the arena base to […]

Soakaway Kits – Spudulica home and garden

Soakaway Kits at Spudulica Do you need a soakaway to store and divert water to prevent localised flooding in your garden or driveway? A soakaway can store water and allow it to seep into the ground slowly, preventing a build up of water and allowing it time to get into the surrounding soil. It can […]

2020 – Recessed drain covers

Do you need drainage access? Do you need this access in an area where a large metal cover will be unsightly? At Spudulica.co.uk we can help!   Our aluminium recessed drain access covers have an inset tray to allow you to still gain access to your pipes and drainage whilst providing a base for tiling, […]