Tag - garden planning

patio design

Laying a Picture Perfect Patio

A patio can add a whole new dimension to your back garden, providing a perfect setting for lazy summer snoozes and al fresco dining. But whilst it may be tempting to call out a professional, you could save yourself a few pounds by employing the help of a friend and completing the task yourself. (more…)

7 Plants You Didn’t Know You Could Grow in the UK

The unpredictable, changeable and often unpleasant weather in the UK may guarantee that we always have something to talk about, but it can limit gardeners when it comes to growing exotic and unusual plants. (more…)

Water-Proofing Your Garden

Since the Met Office started naming UK storms last November, we have already rattled through Abigail, Barney, Clodagh, Desmond, Eva and Frank. Many of these storms caused significant devastation throughout the UK, with many homes flooding and gardens facing ruination. (more…)