Category Archives: Garden Maintenance

How To Make A Compost Heap

A compost heap is a great way to recycle waste products that can be used to drastically improve the quality of the soil in your garden. Making a compost heap is easy, here’s how… Continue reading

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How To Use Pesticides Safely

If you’re looking to use pesticides on your garden you will need to take care as the chemicals used for spraying plants can be poisonous to both humans and pets Continue reading

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What Can Cause Plant Damage?

There are many causes of plant damage and not just those caused by pests or disease. This article explores the main causes of plant and tree damage in your garden. Continue reading

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Garden Clearance Tips

Before looking to add new plants to your garden it is recommended to clear the ground properly to prevent existing weeds from dominating the new plantation. Continue reading

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What is Peat?

Peat is great at holding moisture and has a very positive affect on the soil in your garden. Read this article to find out more about peat and its benefits Continue reading

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Laying a New Lawn: Turf or Seed?

There are two options available when looking to create a lawn; laying pre-grown turf or sowing from seed. Read on to find out the pros and cons for each method Continue reading

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How to Conserve Water in the Garden

As well as providing your plants with additional supplies of water, it pays to conserve water already present in the soil. Here’s a few tips to help save water. Continue reading

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How To Train Climbers

Climbers need proper planting, support and training to ensure they serve their purpose correctly. Here’s a few tips to help you train climbers in your garden. Continue reading

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How to Prune a Tree

Here’s a list of do’s and don’ts when it comes to pruning trees in your garden. Continue reading

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How to Grass a Lawn from Seed

If you are planning on growing your lawn from seed, as opposed to buying in pre-grown turf, then here is a step by step guide on how to seed a lawn. Continue reading

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