May 23, 2017 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
The 2017 Chelsea Flower Show has begun this week, helping encourage Britons across the country to get out in their gardens and get creative! However, according to research, 41 is the average age that Britons get into gardening. But why aren’t we getting out in the garden sooner?Read more
April 13, 2017 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
The clocks have gone forward, the mornings are getting lighter and British Summer Time is on its way. It’s time to get back into the garden and get it back to full bloom after a long winter of neglect. We have our top 10 spring gardening jobs to help you clear up your garden and getting it looking good ready for the summer BBQ’s and garden parties.Read more
February 24, 2017 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
Sorry if we’re ruffling any feathers, but February is the last time you can safely give your hedge a haircut. From March onwards, as soon as the season starts to change, birds will begin nesting in your hedge and once they’ve built their nest they shouldn’t be moved or disturbed. It’s actually an offence to do so.
November 18, 2016 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
In winter warm weather pests die away, branches are bare, tree and plant growth slows and flowers are few and far between. But that doesn’t mean there is nothing to do outside in your garden.
November 4, 2016 | Appliances and Appliance Care  |  Gardening Tips & Advice |
You don’t want to get your appliances out of the garden shed to find they don’t work anymore. But there’s a danger of this happening if you store them away over winter without maintaining them first.
August 26, 2016 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
What are your bank holiday weekend plans? Avid gardeners will no doubt be spending their bank holiday watering, pruning and harvesting (weather allowing of course).
June 24, 2016 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
Did your parents ever talk to you about the importance of the birds and the bees? We’re not talking in euphemisms, we mean literally! If you have a garden, birds and bees are extremely useful visitors; they help to keep it healthy and to keep your plants and flowers blooming.
April 13, 2016 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
When picking out healthy hobbies football, swimming and other sports probably spring to mind first. Gardening may not be the obvious choice, but there are numerous health benefits in tending to your flowers and shrubs. Gardening takes you outside in the healthy fresh air and lets you bask in the glorious vitamin D rich sunshine too. Still not convinced? Read on for more reasons why gardening is great for your health.
March 26, 2016 | Appliances and Appliance Care  |  Gardening Tips & Advice |
Did you know letting grass get too long before cutting it is unhealthy for your lawn? Now that the weather’s getting a bit warmer your grass will start to shoot up, so this Easter Bank Holiday long weekend is the perfect time to mow it (weather allowing of course!) But before your start trimming your turf, maintain your lawnmower to keep it running smoothly throughout the mowing season.