Tag Archive for Maintenance

End of summer outdoor furniture maintenance routine

I’ve posted a few end of summer outdoor furniture maintenance tips on our social media channels over the last few weeks or so. The weather has certainly taken a turn for the worse recently. It feels like it has not stopped raining for weeks now, and the other morning I went out to find a frost. No deicer for the car windows had the kids and I sat there for 10 minutes while we waited for the heaters to do the job. I have since stocked up on said deicer. So I think this weekend is the weekend I give up on the chance of us seeing another Indian Summer. Weather permitting, I’ll tidy up the garden, give the grass a final cut, and give my Lazy Susan furniture a little TLC

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…

Is your garden ready for winter?

OK it’s definitely Autumn up here in the North East of England, the wind is howling, the rain has been lashing down, we’ve had flood warning across the UK and the temperature has hit zero with a bit of snow falling over the weekend. Winter is definitely here and many people think they can take…

Getting your garden ready for Spring

This weekend the spring bug has most definitely bitten us here at Lazy Susan. The sun is shining, the temperature is rising and the clocks have gone forward. Saying that, this winter has not been has bad as the last, but all the same its nice to start thinking about and implementing our spring plans…

Spring Cleaning your patio umbrella and cushions

Terracott Seat Cushions

It wont be long until the summer is here so its time to take a look at the cushions on your garden furniture… Outdoor furniture is not cheap and you need to give it the same care and attention you would the sofa in your living room. If your outdoor furniture has seen better days…

Buy 4 seater garden tables from Lazy Susan

Most of us enjoy eating outdoors during the warmer summer months. In fact the first sign of sun and us Brits generally don’t need an excuse to get the BBQ out. However, if you really want to enjoy your garden during the summer, then you really need a set of Lazy Susan garden furniture, from…

Get your garden furniture ready for winter

OK so the weather has not been too bad this week (can’t complain at 28 degrees in October) after some pretty heavy rain and hurricanes. However, it’s most definitely approaching that time of year that most of us are starting to think about getting ready to prepare and protect our garden furniture for the winter.…

The first sign of the grass growing

A beautiful lawn complements your home and makes the entire garden look fantastic. And spring is most definitely the season to spend a little time and effort getting it into tip top shape – cutting the grass, feeding with a a good organic lawn fertiliser and dealing with any bare patches, ugly weeds and moss.…