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September – Now is the time….

By |2020-09-14T12:50:30+01:00September 14th, 2020|Categories: Garden Maintenance, Gardener's advices, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , |

Now is the time to: Sow Sweetpeas ready for next Spring. Continue Deadheading Plants. Plant out Spring bedding. Plant out Daffodil Bulbs. Buy Wallflowers to plant out immediately. Enjoy the ever changing Landscape. And please do take a look at our online shop for your plants and sundries.    

Landscaping Adventures – September 2020- Creating raised decking with railings, slabs and raised sleeper plant beds.

By |2020-09-04T13:20:09+01:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , |

On facebook, we recently posted a 'sneaky peek' of a landscaping project which we were working on, which Jennifer had designed, and which we felt  very excited about.  Well here are the photographs of the completed works.  The design included composite decking with fortitude railings, promenade grey slabs and raised sleeper plant beds. Please do take [...]

Why not visit a truly ‘hidden’ Secret Garden at Five Sisters’ Zoo!

By |2020-08-18T14:36:09+01:00July 22nd, 2020|Categories: Design, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  There is nothing better than finding a 'secret garden'.  It might be an actual place or it may be an imaginary place - but it is a tranquil place where you can have fun, explore wildly, and somewhere where your imagination can go on all sorts of adventures, and we have such a place at [...]

Landscaping Adventures – Improving a garden’s drainage.

By |2020-08-18T14:36:35+01:00July 22nd, 2020|Categories: Design, Garden Maintenance, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , |

  Our Clients live next to a Canal and their garden would often become waterlogged. Our Clients consulted us as they wished to improve the drainage of their garden.  We installed a Complex Drainage System which will improve the drainage considerably. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you are seeking advice regarding the drainage [...]

Landscaping Adventures-Turning a garden into a more manageable and relaxing space.

By |2020-08-18T14:37:42+01:00July 20th, 2020|Categories: Design, Garden Maintenance, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , |

Our Clients were working from home. They asked us to create a more manageable garden and a more relaxing space. We cleared the old planting area,  created wooden decking,  and added a  small patio area, with a border for planting.                                 [...]

How to improve your house’s kerb appeal.

By |2020-07-20T11:13:37+01:00July 20th, 2020|Categories: Design, Garden Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Power washing is one of those truly satisfying tasks.  It may take a while to power wash a patio or driveway, but the finished result can be truly sensational and long lasting, and can vastly improve a house's kerb appeal. In this photograph, we power washed a Client's Monoblock and then filled the gaps with sand, [...]

Garden Makeover – A special space to capture the early evening sun.

By |2020-07-17T10:55:43+01:00July 16th, 2020|Categories: Design, Garden Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Our Clients were looking for an area where they could enjoy the early evening Sunlight.  We created a levelled patio area with retaining walls.   Further into the garden we created borders  with wooden sleepers.   GardensRus supplied the plants to complete the garden makeover.  Our client was delighted with the work.  We were pleased [...]