Garden Tree Care Guide

Nothing compares to a beautiful landscape where some stunning mature trees set the scene and make for a perfect setting. Choosing and then nurturing your trees in their early life and beyond, is a challenge that involves gaining some useful knowledge on how to care for and maintain your trees. This infographic provides some valuable […]

Creating a Lawn of Beauty from Scratch

  Image by koocbor used under the Creative Commons license. A beautiful lawn of healthy green grass is something that can take years to cultivate but getting it right isn’t as hard as you think. If you’re lawn isn’t exactly a thing of beauty and seems to be a minefield of bumps and magnet for […]

Set Up Your Own Compost Heap

Creating your own compost heap can seem like a daunting and somewhat smelly task. However, it is relatively easy to set up, makes food use of your organic waste and means that you have wonderfully rich soil in a matter of weeks for beautiful plant growth. In a busy garden and home we all have […]

Making a Koi Pond

Everybody has seen those beautiful ponds in malls or at the botanical gardens that have the pretty fountain and the beautiful white and gold and black giant goldfish called Koi. They are impossible to walk by and not stop to watch for a moment or two. Originally the focal point of Japanese gardens, they are […]

How to get a fantastic looking lawn

A fantastic looking lawn is a great addition to a home and the grounds it stands on. A well-maintained lawn adds to the attraction of an existing garden and boosts the re-sale value of a home, should the owner choose to move on. Maintaining a lawn has environmental benefits too, not least of which is […]

The Benefits and Function of a Pond Pump

Pond pumps have many different uses. They can be used alongside a filter to keep your pond clean and to provide movement to the water and disseminate oxygen. They are also used to power a water feature or fountain. Oxygenating the water is vital to avoid stagnant areas, and to make sure that all organisms […]

How to Bridge a Pond

If you are considering adding a bridge to your garden pond, it’s worth taking the time to really think about the various elements involved. Whether you have a small or huge pond, a bridge adds an extra touch of elegance to your garden. For safety and the welfare of your fish and plants, empty the […]

Important Facts You Should Know About Bike Sheds

There are so many advantages associated with owning a bike. If you own one, then you are contributing to a healthier living as well as help the environment in the management of pollution. Car is just like any other valuable things you have; you should be taking care of your bike. One way of taking […]