Garden Landscaping

Find advice and ideas on garden landscaping to craft an attractive space for growing plants, and enjoying your garden exactly as you and your family want.

We show you how to create a beautiful landscaped garden, with a practical layout with our tips on planning and budgeting, resourcing and building, and developing your planting scheme.

With an artificial lawn you no longer need to “keep off the grass”

on 2nd April 2020

For many gardens a natural lawn is the norm. In fact, achieving the perfect weed free, tram-lined patch of green is a serious pass time for many a gardener. But there are times when a grass lawn just doesn’t cut it. In areas of heavy wear and tear, shade or drought, natural lawns lose their

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Garden fence or hedge? Considering your options.

on 2nd March 2020

Fences and hedges are the most popular ways of defining property boundaries. When we buy a house we generally find there are already hedges or fences in place and we don’t give them any further thought beyond giving the hedge an annual trim or replacing a broken fence panel after a particularly nasty storm. But

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How To Create High Drama With Garden Sculpture

on 22nd May 2019

For the first time, sculptures are taking centre stage at RHS Wisley. In its ‘Exhibition of Modern and Contemporary Sculpture’ event that’s running for the rest of this year, the charity will feature work from six 20th and 21st century artists as a way of highlighting “the relationship between sculpture and the cultivated landscape.” With

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Create A Garden That You Can Use All Year Round

on 20th December 2018

Most of us have come to realise that spending time outside has a positive impact on our health and wellbeing. Yet we are still put off from even venturing out into our own gardens when the weather takes a turn for the worst. Sure, braving the prospect of rain, sleet or snow is not most

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Five things you’ll get from a BALI registered landscaper

on 26th November 2018

We’re under no illusion: It’s not that hard to find a landscape gardener in the Thames Valley region. A quick look online will present you with plenty of companies offering everything from basic gardening services to grounds design and architecture. But finding a reliable and customer-centric landscaper can be another ball game altogether. How can

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The Benefits Of Porcelain Paving

on 24th October 2018

If you’re looking for a clean, contemporary feel to your new garden scheme then look no further than porcelain paving.  Porcelain paving is a relatively new addition to materials that are suitable for garden paving, drives and patio. Man made from natural materials this type of paving resembles large tiles and provides a highly consistent

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Resin Bonded or Resin Bound Shingle?

on 24th October 2018

Resin bonded or resin bound shingle is an ideal paving choice when you want to have the decorative look of shingle, but without the problems associated with loose stones. By adhering the shingle to a sub-layer, you will no longer have the problems of these small stones getting caught in footwear and being walked through

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Choosing Garden Fencing

on 22nd February 2018

Garden fencing serves many purposes. It marks the border between adjoining properties and provides privacy from prying neighbours. It keeps escapologist pets (and children) safely in your garden, as well as helping to keep your garden secure from potential intruders. Yet fencing brings so much more to your garden. With the vast choice of available

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Landscaping For A Small Garden

on 4th July 2017

Small courtyards, urban back gardens and roof terraces need not be neglected areas of your home. Instead, by employing a few easy landscaping tricks you can turn an unloved area into an oasis of calm and tranquility that’s perfect for entertaining or escaping to at the end of a long day. Create Your Perfect View

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Ten Tips For Creating The Perfect Garden Path

on 15th February 2017

When planning the new features for your garden, one important element often gets overlooked. The garden walkway or path that is dedicated to getting you from one part of your garden to the other. Here’s how you can make your garden path an attractive and practical centrepiece…

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