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8 ways to give your boring garden a Mediterranean look

If you want to get the look and feel of a Mediterranean paradise, there are a few simple tips that will give you the garden of your dreams in no time at all! We took a look at how professional gardeners have sought to inject some overseas glamour int…

26 July, 2017

10 great garden design ideas you'll want to try

Before you get started on a new garden design, why not pick one simple, central idea and really build everything around it? We think any professional gardener would tell you that this is a recipe for success, in terms of a beautiful end result that l…

23 July, 2017

Make your own English country garden in 5 simple steps

If the idea of a traditional English country garden really appeals to you, then you're in the right place! We thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the most beautiful country garden projects out there, to discover which motifs landscape a…

22 July, 2017

17 garden rooms you'll want to move in to immediately

A gorgeous garden room is impossible to beat, in terms of amazing outdoor finishing touches—but we're not talking about fancy sheds here! Ask your landscape architect and they'll tell you that a dedicated sun room, perhaps with a terrace and dining…

19 July, 2017

11 fiery ideas for fabulous summer evenings

Warm sunny days are all the motivation you need to get out into your garden, but you don't want the fun to end just because the night draws in and the temperature drops, which is why a wood-burning stove is a must-have item for your outdoor space! La…

17 July, 2017

13 tips to make your garden party the talk of the street

How do you fancy throwing a garden party for your friends and family, that your neighbours will be talking about for years and desperately trying to copy? You don't need to be a party planner in order to be able to show off your fantastic hosting ski…

14 July, 2017

7 rules for a curtain-twitchingly good front garden

You want a pretty front garden for yourself, sure, but it certainly wouldn't hurt if your neighbours were a little green with envy as well, would it? Well, we've taken a look at how professional gardeners look to curate outdoor spaces for their clien…

13 July, 2017

How to create the perfect BBQ area in 6 simple steps

A fantastic addition to any garden, a dedicated BBQ area is an absolute must if you want to get the most from summer days and warm evenings, but do you know what steps you need to take to really make a splash with your design? Landscape architects ar…

12 July, 2017

13 alfresco essentials to make garden dining a dream

Eating out in your garden is possibly the best thing about summer, and, while some lovely landscaping is key to offering a sweet view as you dine, there are some extra touches that you need to make sure you have in place for the ULTIMATE in alfresco…

09 July, 2017

10 quick 'n easy ways to make your garden look great

Now that summer is well underway, you probably don't have time to undertake a full-on garden makeover, which is why we wanted to find some quick and simple upgrades that will give you the look you want in no time at all! Professional gardeners are ge…

08 July, 2017