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Brilliant DIY ideas for your garden

Do you ever wander outside, take a look at your garden and think that it could do with something extra? Just a small, personal touch that would really elevate it to new levels of cool and gorgeousness? We do, so we thought it might be fun to look at…

24 March, 2017

You can learn 5 things from this Chester garden

Unless you are a landscape architect, transforming your garden might seem like a tricky task, but don't worry, as we have a wonderful project to show you today, that will give you five important outdoor space rules to remember! Naturally, how you pla…

23 March, 2017

How to build your own DIY garden pond

Could there be anything more relaxing than sitting next to a beautiful DIY, do it yourself, garden pond that you've built yourself, watching the water babble and fish flit about? If there is, you have to let us in on it because, right now, we think t…

23 March, 2017

How to host a high tea

The tradition of the high tea dates back to the early nineteenth century where Anna Russel, the Seventh Duchess of Bedford began the practice of hosting friends to a summery afternoon tea at Woburn Abbey in Bedfordshire.

23 March, 2017

​How to build a garden pergola

The change of the season is almost upon us, which means it’s only a matter of time before more and more people will start venturing out to take advantage of the warmer weather.

22 March, 2017

How to incorporate colour into your garden

Colour choices influence and affect the viewer subconsciously and consciously. This is extremely true in our domestic spaces, where we spend a great deal of our time working, relaxing, as well as socialising with friends and family.

22 March, 2017

Easy steps to tackle a gazebo build

The construction of a garden gazebo can be a challenge, requiring logistical, organisational and technical skills. However, the completed installation inspires pride and brings a lot of satisfaction, not to mention a new element of style to your gard…

22 March, 2017

Winning design ideas for your patio

Spring looks like it has sprung, which means only one thing; time to get your patio looking perfect! If you keep meaning to update your patio, but you don;t know where to begin, let us give you some serious style pointers in the form of already compl…

16 March, 2017

Simple and affordable patio ideas

Patios can be really hit or miss. Get them right and the're valuable extra social spaces that your home can enjoy. However, leave them too basic and you'll find they look a little…

09 March, 2017

The best garden ideas for small homes

Designing a garden to fit either outside or inside your small home might sound like a job best left to a professional landscape architect, but don't sell yourself short.It's all a matter of seeing enough examples of little spaces and figuring out whi…

01 March, 2017