Winter: The Perfect Time For A Garden Makeover
If you’re a keen gardener, chances are that you’ll have spent much of the summer keeping your outdoor space in order. From clipping and mowing to watering and weeding, there always seems to be something to do in the garden.
The summer is always a busy time for homeowners wanting to improve their gardens, and recent statistics have shown that just under a quarter landscaped their outdoor space in the three months leading to September.
Green-fingered Brits might have to attend to their plants even more this week, after warnings have been issued about unusually warm weather.
If you’re looking around and seeing bushes and trees weighed down by their autumn fruits at the moment you certainly aren’t alone. That might be inspiring you to plant a fruiting tree or two in your own garden, but where do you start?
Having a picturesque garden is incredibly important to homeowners, with many believing it says something about themselves if they have a well-kept lawn with pretty borders.
Now that the summer months have left us behind and we’re well into autumn, it’s time for you all to start thinking about lawn care and how you can make sure that your garden copes with whatever weather the next few months have in store for us.
One bit of your garden that can be easily forgotten but that certainly needs some care and attention is your soil.
Landscaping in a small space can be a challenge. What you want to achieve is the illusion of space, while making your garden a lovely place to spend time in.
Whether your old fence has seen better days or you’re planning to put up an entirely new fence, there can be more to think about than you may first imagine.
The winners of the Society of Garden Designers (SGD) Awards 2017 were recently announced and if you’re thinking of revamping your outdoor space this year then you may want to take inspiration from some of those who took home gongs.