Tag Archive for Maintaining

How to Repaint Wooden Garden Furniture

Instead of replacing your old weathered wooden outdoor furniture, why not simply sand surfaces smooth, prime and paint to create a brand-new looking piece of garden furniture. A few simple maintenance steps can protect your wooden garden furniture and keep it looking great for many years to come. Clean regularly with gentle products, lightly sand…

How to protect your timber deck from the British winter

Just before things get a little too cold, October/early November is the perfect time to be thinking about applying a new coat of wood stain to your timber deck in order to give it a little added protection against the oncoming British winter. Contrary to what many people think, experts say the late summer or…

Tips & Advice on Cleaning Your Conservatory

I’m a big fan of the conservatory. Nothing beats a bright sunday morning with a good cup of coffee, the Sunday papers and a few hours in my new rattan armchair. However, they are like a magnet for dirt and in order to keep your conservatory looking good, you need to give it a regular…

Tired of mowing and maintaining Your lawn?

I appreciate we’ve recently posted an article about lawn TLC, however, if you’re tired of having to maintain a lawn or you simply don’t have the time, hopefully we can suggest a few alternatives. And if they save you time, energy and even a little money, then all the better. The obvious choice here is…