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 […]

What is a soakaway? – Why do I need one?

What is a soakaway? A soakaway is a system that moves excess water from the surface of the ground. It allows water to be stored below ground in a reservoir to slow its movement into drains to prevent flash flooding and to allow water to flow back into the soil over time. This provides the […]

Do I Need Driveway Drainage?

Do I need driveway drainage? Basically Yes! Decided to revamp your garden or add that finishing touch your home in the shape of a driveway or patio area. Well drainage will now be something you want to consider alongside your end finish. Not only is it now a requirement to think about water management via […]

Resin Bound Stone Driveway – Step by Step

Do you want a permeable driveway solution? Is flooding an issue where you live? Does your council enforce the need for planning permission for impermeable driveway options? Is a sustainable drainage system something you would like to use? A resin bound stone driveway may becoming more popular is in 2024 permeable this will tie in […]

What is a soakaway?

When it rains heavily do you worry about an area of the garden?   Does your garden become waterlogged? what is a soakaway? A soakaway is a water drainage system that resolves the issues of excess surface water, water pooling and waterlogging. It relieves pressure on drains and is a cost effective and low maintenance […]

SUDs – What is it and how can I be compliant?

SUDs stands for a Sustainable urban drainage system. A SUDs complaint drainage system will help to reduce human intervention with the water cycle especially the increase in surface run off. SUDs is a system to manage water locally and mimic natural drainage. Using systems that use infiltration, attenuation close to the water source or as […]