Tag Archive for Winter

The perfect time to shop for new garden furniture

Can Lazy Susan let you in on a little trade secret? Do you want to know when to get the best deals on garden furniture? When we are cooped up indoors during the winter, we all start thinking about the warmer months of the next summer and we yearn for the time when we can…

Is your garden furniture ready for winter?

The clocks have just gone back, the temperature is definitely dropping, and now is the time of year to get our garden furniture ready for the coming winter months ahead. To start the process you need clean each piece of furniture well with a mild detergent and dry it completely so mold can’t form. Smooth painted…

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.…

Gardening jobs to do this Autumn

This is not a regular feature, although it probably should be, but September into October for Lazy Susan always seems to be one of the busiest periods in our showroom gardens. The days are becoming shorter and nights longer and cooler (excluding last weeks freakish temperatures of over 28 degrees), this is the time to…

How to protect your garden from frost

We are knee deep in snow at the moment, so for some of you this blog post might be a little too late. Sorry! At least it will help you be a little more prepared for next winter. Anyway, most gardeners already know the importance of protecting their vulnerable plants against frost and we don’t…

The Lazy Susan guide to winter vegetable gardening

Winter vegetable gardening might sound a little odd to many, but this old practice is an excellent way to ensure that your soil has the proper structure and nutrients to grow healthy crops all year. Yes it might be a little cold and frosty but that’s no excuse. You can use those winter months to…

How to safely store and protect garden furniture for winter

I’m convinced winter is not as cold as when I was in my youth, we definitely don’t seem to get as much deep snow these days! However, the UK, winter can still be a little on the harsh side, and while Lazy Susan’s aluminium garden furniture is designed to withstand the elements, you’re definitely not…

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…