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Thanks for visiting our site. Please read our latest articles on various furniture and decorations for your garden, as well as nearly everything about gardens in general.

Building a bar area in your garden

Posted on April 07, 2021 by Rachael
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With many of us being confined to our homes are gardens over the past 12 months, it should come as no surprise that outdoor bars and man cave sales have boomed. You can buy a pre-built bar to install in your garden or you can create your own. Some fantastic bars have been built from wooden pallets, and if you have the time, you can save yourself a lot of money doing it this way. You need to decide if you want your bar to be in door or outdoor and if it is outdoor whether it will have some sort of cover over it. You may decide to build a basic bar area that is not waterproof. This is the simplest form of a garden bar. Or maybe you’re going to go all out and build an indoor bar area in a wooden outbuilding or stand alone with a roof. If you choose to build an outdoor shed with a bar... Read More

Making a shady spot in a sunny garden

Posted on March 12, 2021 by Rachael
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If you are fortunate enough to have a south facing garden you will be aware that having the sun shining on the garden during the hottest part of the day can be a blessing and a curse. The intense heat during a sunny afternoon can mean that you either have to go indoors or try to find a shady place somewhere in the garden. There are solutions to this problem and depending on your preference they can be permanent or temporary. A permanent fix is to plant a tree or two in the garden to provide shade. The issue is that they will take time to grow and get established so it may be that this is a long-term answer to this problem. Another more lasting solution is to build a structure of some sort to give some shade in a sunny garden. This may be a gazebo with a solid roof or a more open... Read More

Creating a New Lawn With Quality Turf in Rugby

Posted on February 27, 2021 by Zack
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When creating a quality lawn, you need quality turf – and a few other components as well to make sure you get the best, most long lasting result. Quality turf in Rugby really is the key to making a local lawn a success, as you don’t want your turf to have to travel too far, or it will dry out and become damaged on the journey. It is essential to choose quality turf in the first place, as well, to make sure it will thrive once laid. This is often easier said than done and checking the nursery where the turf came from, verifying the supplier, and various other essential tasks need to take place to make sure the turf will be the right choice for creating a beautiful new lawn. Everyone dreams of having a luscious, green lawn. It is very much an attainable dream, but it does... Read More

Spruce up that old metal garden bench

Posted on February 09, 2021 by Rachael
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A garden bench is a useful piece of garden furniture to have in the garden as it can stay outside in all weathers and is great if you have not got a large space for other sorts of garden furniture. They can however start to look shabby after a few years if they have not had any maintenance, but it does not take long to revitalise an old metal garden bench and give it a new lease of life. If the bench has wooden slats which are rotten then they can be removed and replaced quite easily. New slats can be treated or painted depending on your preference. Once the slats have been removed the metal frame can be rubbed down, removing any flaking paint that is there. A good primer needs to be applied to ensure that there is a solid base for the final paint to adhere to. When painting the... Read More

Is it time to upgrade your garden furniture?

Posted on January 12, 2021 by Rachael
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Many people use their garden as an extension of their indoor living space and spend a substantial amount of money on garden furniture and other garden features. The range of garden furniture items for sale is vast ranging from small two-person bistro sets to sofa sets capable of seating eight to ten people. When you want to replace your existing furniture, it is important to think about how you and your family use the outdoor space and buy items that will be useful. If you like to eat outside on a regular basis it may be worth buying a dining set with a table and chairs whereas if you tend to sit outside to relax, more comfortable seating may be a better choice. Some garden sets come with a central table that converts to a firepit. This is especially useful if you like to sit... Read More