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More Christmas garden gift ideas

Christmas Gifts

The Christmas garden gift ideas article we did last month proved so popular, I thought I’d pull together another. I’d only included a fraction of some of the great gift ideas the Lazy Susan team had stumbled across when researching it, so it makes sense to share a few more… We’ve still got a good…

Our must have gardening gadgets for 2014

Garden Gadgets

Home gardening in the UK is changing, we’re embracing new technology. Nowadays there’s no part of mother nature that we can’t help along with a rechargeable motor and a few sensors. So embracing the future here at Lazy Susan, we’ve compiled a list of our must have gardening gadgets, widgets and gizmos for your reading…

Winter Container Gardening Advice

Plant Frost

Just because the weather is getting a little cold, in fact we had our first frost this morning, doesn’t mean we need to stop enjoying our garden. If you want to keep a splash of colour and interest, then winter container gardening will help to brighten thing up, even through the British Winter. The following…

How to clean mould off outdoor fabrics

Terracott Seat Cushions

Mould is the scourge of outdoor fabrics. We’ve just got that climate where you leave a parasol or cushions in the garden, bit of rain, bit of sun, hey presto… Mould spots! However, don’t despair, you can clean mould off outdoor fabrics with a few items we’ve all got in our cupboards. No need for…

Lazy Susan’s 7 rules of buying outdoor furniture

Emma Cast Aluminium Garden Furniture Set

OK maybe rules isn’t the right word. It implies that you have to follow them. Guidelines might’ve been a better choice? Anyway, whatever you want to call them, these are 7 pointers that you need to at least think about when looking at buying outdoor furniture. We’ve been in this industry for many years, and…

Where to place new outdoor furniture

Metal Garden Furniture

As those old Channel 4 stalwarts, Phil & Kirsty have been telling us for years, it is all about location, location, location! OK, so they were talking about houses and streets, but the same can also be said of garden design. And, especially when it comes to where to place new outdoor furniture. Before you…

Get your garden in shape for spring 2014

Garden Dig Soil Spade

The weather is definitely changing, summer is drawing to a close. We can’t complain, we had a pretty good summer by UK standards, and its only since the kids have gone back to school that the winter coats have come out. However, for me anyway, now is the perfect time to get your garden in…

Why buy synthetic rattan outdoor furniture?

Garden Room Conservatory Furniture

Natural rattan is without doubt one of the most popular materials used in furniture making today. It is an extremely pliable material, so its ideal for forming furniture pieces for the home and garden. It is incredibly strong, has been utilised to make furniture for centuries, it will not splinter, and has excellent durability that…