Category: Landscaping

How to Speed Up Decomposition in Your Compost

The biggest issue with composting is that it can be a slow process, so many people are keen on knowing how to speed the decomposition up. There are a few tricks you can try to encourage the decomposition process so that you can more quickly benefit from some lovely fertile compost. 1. Think small- be [Continue]

Preparing Your Greenhouse for Winter

Fall is just around the corner and it will soon be time to start prepping your greenhouse for winter. It is important to conduct proper up-keep of a greenhouse to prevent disease and mould. Here are a few steps to consider. Clean your greenhouse out by: • Removing seasonal plants• Sweeping it out• Disinfecting surfaces [Continue]

The Best Plants to Entice Bees and Butterflies

As humanity consistently expands, we need to ensure we still make room for nature. Bees are an important part of our ecosystem so we need to help look after them, and who doesn’t love butterflies? Try planting these 10 plants to entice bees and butterflies to your garden. 1. Alliums and Chives-all members of the [Continue]

Vegetables you can grow indoors

There is no disputing that organic homegrown vegetables just taste superior, fresher, and more satisfying, so there is no surprise that more and more Britons have taken to growing vegetables. Many people are fortunate enough that they have the outdoor space to grow vegetables but if you don’t and are wanting to grow indoors, we [Continue]

How to grow tomatoes

There is no disputing that tomatoes are a wonderful and versatile food that is healthy, full of nutrients, and delicious. More and more people are opting to grow their own fruit and vegetables more now than ever before, you simply cannot beat fresh homegrown produce. If you would like to start growing your own tomatoes, [Continue]

How to reduce weeds

Keeping weeds under control in your garden can be a time-consuming task but is essential to keep your garden in perfect shape. Although the initial stage of pulling pesky weeds can be somewhat satisfying it soon becomes a chore. Simply following a few basic steps can reduce weeds and keep your garden looking great. – [Continue]

How to keep your grass looking green?

Your back garden is a part of your house that you should be proud of. It is a great place to socialise with friends and family, enjoy good food and drink over the warmer summer evenings, however you might find your gardens grass is letting you down. Grass unfortunately isn’t always easy to keep looking [Continue]