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If you are looking to use pesticides on your garden you will need to take certain precautions as the chemicals used for spraying plants can be poisonous to both humans and pets, especially in their undiluted form. Every time our staff use chemicals we adhere to strict rules to eradicate themselves, as well as anyone else who comes into contact with pesticides, from any potential harm. If you are looking to use pesticides yourself, here is a list of safety precautions you advised to keep to, to Read More..
There are many causes of plant damage and not just those caused by pests or disease. Sometimes it can be due to natural causes such as wind or frost and other times it may be that your plants are being incorrectly fed or watered. In this article we are going to explore a few different causes of plant and tree damage in your garden.
Even the smallest of spaces can include a self-contained feature to bring water into the garden and extend the range of plants grown. However, water features can sometimes be difficult to maintain. When planning a garden water feature, the following factors should be considered:
If you are looking to invest a few thousand pounds on your property in the form of a new driveway or patio, it can be difficult to find a credible firm in an industry notorious for rogue traders. Below are a few tell tales signs:
There are many different garden styles to choose from and some will suit the size and shape of your garden better than others. Here are some of most common styles of garden that we design and build for our clients, along with their main characteristics.
The ideal time to plant a tree is during the autumn. This is because the soil will still contain some warmth, the new tree’s foliage will have dropped and its wood ripened. This means that it will be better able to heal the wounds created by root pruning and take root in its new place before winter sets in. The shorter the time between lifting it from its old place and replanting it, the better. Spring planting is more usual in heavy soils and cold situations. A properly planted and cRead More..