It’s easy to neglect your garden, especially during the winter when you won’t be using it as much – if at all. Making improvements to your garden now makes a lot of sense – products are cheaper, and it means you’ll have an incredible new garden ready by the time spring comes around. Home improvements aren’t always cheap, but here are some budget-friendly options that will transform your garden. Read more
It can be a real challenge for a lot of people to try and keep their garden looking nice. The issue is that, if you clean your house, you can rely on it to stay clean as long as you don’t do anything. But with your garden, it can often feel like you’re rolling a boulder up a hill only to watch it roll back down again. However, that doesn’t mean that you have to break your back in order to make it into the kind of space where you and your family actually want to spend your time. Here are a few simple tips to help you improve your garden with almost no effort at all. Read more
September is a busy time for many. With the children going back to school and getting back into a normal routine after the summer break, it is back to it. But one thing that shouldn’t be neglected when it comes to September is your garden. In many ways, September is a busy time for your garden too. It is that transition time from summer to autumn, where you might need to plant certain things to be ready for spring, as well as weeding and organising to get ready for the rest of the autumn and winter. So if you’ve got a garden that needs a bit of tender loving care over the coming weeks, then here are some things that you can do to get your garden in order. Read more
If you had all the time in the world, then your garden would be perfect. It would be manicured to perfection; neat grass all the same height, carefully tended beds, flowers organised in colour-coordinated rows. It would be wonderful.
The only downside? You don’t have all the time in the world. So while you can appreciate and try to make the most of your outdoor space, there will always be issues. Maintaining a garden can be a nightmare. Weeds are always only too happy to sprout, grass doesn’t grow evenly, and some plants will fail despite your best efforts. Maintaining a garden is often as much about what you can get away with, rather than what is your actual ideal landscaping paradise. Read more
Those of us blessed with outdoor space to relax in should definitely make the most of them, as they can be a fantastic place to sit, eat, sunbathe and even play. However, to utilize them to their fullest potential it’s important that such an outdoor space is dealt with correctly. Read on to find out how below.