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Plastic Garden Sheds

Depending on where you shop plastic sheds may also be called resin sheds, vinyl sheds, or high-density polyethylene sheds. Resin sheds are the newest type of sheds on the market and are slowly becoming a popular choice of shed for several reasons.

Plastic sheds are made of a high quality material that makes the sheds stronger, yet lighter …

Wooden Garden Sheds

Wooden garden sheds are available to buy from most garden, hardware stores and online at places like eBay, Amazon etc. Prices vary dependent on what kind of garden shed you require, the fancier and larger ones obviously being the most expensive.

Uses for a garden shed vary and they may be used for storage, growing plants, hobbies, small …

Metal Garden Sheds

There are in general three different types of garden shed which are metal, wood and plastic. Most people rule out plastic sheds, they are the least popular, but ponder a while over whether to choose wood or metal. So here for you is a comparison.

Costs – Wooden sheds generally cost more than metal sheds due to the …

Rattan Patio Furniture

Rattan furniture is widely regarded as some of the best quality garden furniture that you could invest in. Created from UV hand woven rattan means the sun will not cause this furniture to fade like other garden furniture can. We have all seen wood or plastic furniture that’s been stripped from its colour due to sun exposure!

The materials rattan furniture is constructed from are also …

Dealing With Autumn Leaves

Dealing with autumn leaves

Clearing autumn leaves can be a daunting task when you see them all piled up and still mounting. However with the right tools it can actually be a breeze and here’s how. You will need – a pair of grabbers, a flat tined rake, a leaf blower, garden refuse bags and a rotary lawn mower.

  1. First use the light weight grabbers with long …

Stunning Brick BBQ


Building a brick BBQ requires planning before you attempt to start. For example where are you going to position it? It needs to be a safe distance from anything flammable and also where smoke won’t fill your neighbours garden or home.

Once you have decided on a spot you need to decide on your dimensions. The …

Garden Water Feature


When it comes to garden water features the sky is the limit and only your imagination will limit the outcomes. There are so many options to choose from such as the simplistic bird baths, the majestic koi fish ponds, elegant fountains, calming reflecting pools and even man made streams and water gardens.

For the smaller garden water features such as trickling natural stone, resin …

Garden Lights – Brighten up your garden

It may be hard to believe but public landscapes and gardens have been lit up for just as long as the interior of houses and buildings have been. This could be for various reasons such as security, circulation and social occasions and ways to do this have included firelight from wood, candles and animal / plant oil fuels in torches, sconces and lanterns. It has …

Dealing with Garden Waste

How to deal with garden waste

During the summer most gardeners will be adding to their compost bins leaving them with a lovely crumbly compost to put on their flower beds in autumn. Composting is a beautiful simple system that puts back what we take out of the earth. However not all waste is simple or can be simply put into your compost bin.

Garden waste such …