how to lay gravel over grass

How to Lay Gravel Over Grass

Replacing a lawn with gravel is a great option if you want an attractive yet low-maintenance surface in your garden. Gone are the days of constantly weeding and mowing the lawn, replaced with a stylish material that requires no upkeep. With a wide selection of gravel types with varying colours and textures, it’s easy to …

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Common Garden Weeds UK -A Complete Identification Guide

Common Garden Weeds UK: A Complete Identification Guide

Weeds are notoriously invasive plants that take up space and important minerals from your garden. With their highly adaptive features, weeds can thrive in diverse environments which makes them quite difficult to control. Luckily, you can find the best treatment for removal by correctly identifying the specific weed you’re dealing with. In this guide, we’ll …

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Spring Lawn Care Guide

Spring Lawn Care

Spring, the time when a homeowner’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of…lawn care. How much work spring lawn care will entail depends on the severity of the winter in your area, and the condition your lawn was in when winter began. This guide will take you through the basics of care for your lawn’s most …

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Creative Garden Edging Ideas for UK Gardens

Garden Edging Ideas

What is garden edging? Edging is a means of creating more definition in your garden by creating sections separated from each other by a boundary or divider. Edging can be useful in helping your garden look neat and clean, with crisp divisions between different parts of your garden. It can be used to help smoothen …

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How to Lay Sleepers for Garden Edging

How to Lay Sleepers for Garden Edging

Railway sleepers are a popular fixture in many gardens throughout the country. Available in softwoods and hardwoods, they offer a stylish addition to any outdoor living area, adding a rustic charm that many desire for their garden. Sleepers are also highly versatile. They can be used as garden edging, raised flower beds, retaining walls, wooden …

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Does Bleach Kill weeds?

Does it work? It can be frustrating to have to constantly get rid of weeds growing in your lawn or garden, so much so that you might consider using quick and easily accessible items around the household to get the job done. After all, buying weed-exterminators/herbicides can be expensive and no one wants to pay …

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how to build a shed base

How To Build A Shed Base

What exactly is a shed base? A shed base is one of the most important things to consider when you are building a shed, regardless of the type of construction you are building or the material you are using to make it. It is the very foundation that your shed will be built upon so …

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How to kill horsetail UK

How to kill Horsetail

Horsetail (Equisetum arvense) is common perennial plant that grows throughout the country. Quick to spread and difficult to kill, horsetail is one of the more annoying weeds to try and control in the garden. Even the smallest amount of horsetail can easily spread throughout your garden, as the roots spread far and wide while the …

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