1. April 28, 2024

    A guide to gardening tools

    Those of you with green fingers will soon be gearing up to tend to your Spring garden. Whether you’ve got a rockery, raised beds or a full orchard, you’ll need a variety of garden tools. This guide helps you separate your spades from your shovels and your rakes from your hoes as well as telling you some essential kit every gardener should own.

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  2. April 01, 2024

    Essential Tools for laying a Patio

    Professional builder Jack has lots of experience in laying patios. Here, he shares his essential tools for the job, as well as a top tip to all DIYers embarking on a patio project.

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  3. April 16, 2023

    How to make a raised bed border in your garden

    A stone wall creates a clean border along your lawn and it's a great way to add depth and texture to a flat garden. It's practical for growing plants and herbs, too.

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  4. February 28, 2023

    How to Make a Wooden Planter

    This three-tier wooden planter is perfect for growing plants in small spaces. If you use pressure-treated timber, it can be stained in any colour and won't rot. To create this great planter, follow these steps.

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  5. February 02, 2023

    Seven steps to a fantastic outdoor space

    It could not be a better time to carry out some outdoor DIY and get your outdoor space looking spectacular. For those lucky enough to have some outdoor space, here are seven steps to take and the tools you will need to get the job done right.

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  6. June 09, 2022

    7 Ideas to spruce up your garden

    Does your garden look a bit lacklustre? The heat of the summer can wreak havoc on our gardens, yet it’s the prime time for sitting out and making the most of the weather. Here are a few ideas that could really help give your garden the spruce up it needs.

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  7. May 08, 2022

    Greenhouse maintenance

    When the summer growing season ends and harvesting is nearly all done, it’s time to turn your attention to your greenhouse to prepare it for the winter. September is a great time to carry this maintenance out whilst the weather is still pleasant enough to work outside and you have time to fix any bigger problems you may find.

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  8. February 21, 2022

    Ground Maintenance – preparing for spring

    Spring is just around the corner, and whilst you’re busy ordering your seeds you should also think about preparing your ground, maintaining your equipment and planning your outdoor space. Here’s seven outdoor activities you should be thinking about this month.

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