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The key principles of small garden design

Jennifer Rattan Stacking 2 Setaer Garden Set

Small garden design can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most experienced garden designer. Many of us in the UK have limited outdoor space, from small urban backyards, to the modern builds that seem to have almost given up on giving us a garden altogether. However, small gardens, if designed well, will…

Why Cast Aluminium Garden Furniture?

No-one disputes that the weather in the UK is unpredictable. And whilst we’ve generally had a good summer this year, I bet many of us found our garden furniture caught in the recent downpours. Which is why a furniture set for the garden that can be left outdoors at all times is essential. When you…

Unique garden furniture design

Unique Garden Furniture

Unique garden furniture designs from around the globe… I promise this won’t be like an episode of one of those cheesy American wackiest animals, car chases, etc etc. But check some of these out. And when I say unique, weird or crazy, I mean it in a good way. From the ground-breaking designs, to some…

Garden furniture buying tips

Rattan Garden Furniture

The perfect garden furniture set can enhance the beauty of a well-maintained garden. You need to be careful when selecting garden furniture so that you can maximize your relaxation and minimize the need for cleaning and maintenance. Comfort, durability and style are some of the attributes you need to look for in new garden furniture…

How to keep your metal garden furniture looking like new

Alice Cast Aluminium Garden Furniture Set

Metal garden furniture is not cheap. You don’t want to spend all that money and then have to replace it in a couple of years. A little TLC and it will last a couple of decades! We always tell our cast aluminium buyers to: Cover It Protect It Store It Clean It Maintain It Metal…

Summer garden fun for the kids

Gardening with Children

As a parent of two young girls, I know how challenging the summer holidays can be. You need to keep them busy. You run out of things to do, or at least you run out of money taking them out and about. Well put the credit cards down, we’ve got plenty of garden fun ideas…

Garden Security: Keep your garden safe

Garden Gate Bolt for Security

At Lazy Susan we sign up to several news services, keeping our eyes peeled on all the latest gardening, patio design, and outdoor furniture related stories. However, we’ve noticed that in recent months, they are being dominated with stories talking about the theft of garden furniture. Take this recent article from The Eastbourne Herald, this…

Comparing garden furniture materials

Jennifer Rattan Stacking 2 Setaer Garden Set

Today, you can chose from such a wide variety of garden furniture materials, from wood to cast aluminium. You want your garden furniture to be durable and at the same time stylish, whilst requiring the minimal amount of maintenance. Garden furniture must be constructed to stand up to the elements, but to do this, some…