Low maintenance doesn’t always mean boring on the eye

If we were to use the phrase “low maintenance garden” what are the first things that come to mind? For us, we think about a lot of concrete, too much patio or decking with potted plants. That’s one way of looking at it, but low maintenance doesn’t always have to mean boring. If you want a really attractive garden that’s very easy to maintain, you could choose to incorporate some or all of the following: Decking Astroturf Hanging baskets Intricate fencing Fairy lights Railway sleepers Oak tables and chairs Solid...

The best flowers to create a colourful garden this springtime

Spring is in the air after a long winter and you may wonder what flowers to plant in your garden. If you love colours, this is the best time of the year to brighten up your garden so that’s it’s packed with fresh spring flowers. The following are some of the best flowers to create a colourful garden this springtime. Dahlias They look like roses and you can find a huge variety of shapes, colours and sizes. By adding dahlias to your garden you can make it look brighter and...

Glass canopies: Adding style to your office or workplace

It is not so much expensive to have glass canopies fitted to your office or workplace, yet they can certainly make a big difference to the style of your office. They can be created to ensure your office or workplace stands out from those around it. But these canopies not only improve the appearance of your workplace, they also provide you with a number of other benefits as well. In this article, we take a look at some benefits you can have from an installation of glass canopies. You must...

10 reasons why you need a decking in your garden

Have you been wondering whether you could benefit from a decking in your garden? It’s that time of year when we ponder the changes we can make to our outdoor areas, and a timber decking can make a huge difference to our daily lives, especially if we’re looking to entertain more next year. Here are just a few reasons why a new decking can improve your home: Adds Value to a Home A home with a decking sells quicker and better than those without. A considerable number of people looking...

Let your garden borders live on the wild side

Let your garden borders live on the wild side
When it comes to finishing off the look of your garden, some will choose to run grass to the edge, while others may choose to have a border around the edge. A border can be made into a flower bed, pebble stones or a wild garden design.  A mass amount of plants, shrubs, trees and flower hedges can create a wild forest like appearance to your garden while also improving your home and gardens privacy. Although wild borders are ‘wild’ they do however require regular maintained to ensure they do...