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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…

Winter Veg Gardening Tips

Amelia Set Snow Feature Image

Winter veg gardening, you probably think we’re mad… The temperature has been gradually dropping over the last month, in fact this past couple of days, I’ve even popped a wooly hat on to take the dog out. Plus the Met Office are promising us lucky Brits Arctic winds and snow by the end of the…

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…

Garden furniture tricks, trends and tips for 2013

Rattan Garden Furniture

The technological innovation we’ve seen in the garden furniture industry over the last decade is evolving at an ever increasing rate. Industry trends are shifting with each summer season, and the style and choice of furniture we now have has come a significantly long way in the last 10 years or so. The home and…

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…

Patio furniture tips to get you ready for 2013

Metal Garden Furniture

Summer 2013 might seem a long way off with all this talk of ‘frankenstorms’ and snow falling in October. However, if you spend the time now and spread the cost, you can be ready and waiting for the first rays of 2013 with some stylish new garden furniture. I mean, surely next year has got…

Maximise space: Guide to Vertical Gardening

For us here at Lazy Susan, vertical gardening is the new way to grow plants… At our HQ we had a small drab patio area where we made the most of the limited space by growing flowers up on a trellis, on garden netting and some cleaver stackable tower containers we picked up on Amazon.co.uk. We…

How to create the perfect garden

The weather in the UK can be a little harsh on our gardens and patios, but with a little simple TLC, you can create a perfect outdoor space in no time without spending a fortune. You don’t need to be Diarmuid Gavin to come up with a few simple garden design ideas, in fact, trust me…