Water Features and Ponds

Requirements for building your own pond: Firstly, I would recommend choosing a design that fits within your garden layout. If you are lacking inspiration, you should be able to find some online. Just remember, the possibilities are endless! Location: Obviously, the location of your pond is really important. Excessive water...

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Growing In Your Greenhouse

Cleaning and Maintenance: To reduce the possibility of fungus and bacteria breeding, a clean and well maintained growing area is a must. Ideally this should be done in the summer and will involve the removal of all planting before scrubbing quite literally everything from the frame and glass to the racking with detergent and...

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Growing Your Own Vegetables

Stand by your beds! Get vacant beds ready for new seedlings by continuing to enrich the soil with compost. If you have masses of the good stuff, simply lay a thick layer over your weeded beds. If you are trying to stretch out a small amount of compost, fork it through the first six to 12 inches of topsoil. Don’t tread on it,...

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Buying and positioning your greenhouse

1. Which size is best? Obviously, this is dependent on the amount of growing you plan to do and any space you require for storage.  For overall aesthetics it is best where possible not to dominate your garden with an overbearing construction so where possible, try to go with something in proportion with its surroundings. ...

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