Gardens take up a huge part of our lives. If we’re not planning, planting or tidying them, we’re buying materials to make them look better. If you are looking for a bit of garden design inspiration, AVS have plenty here for you to peruse.
Cheap decking materials may seem like a bargain, but in the long term it pays to be aware of the drawbacks. For al fresco entertaining, a wooden deck is often considered to be a lower cost alternative to a traditional paved patio.
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Need some decking ideas to spruce up your back garden? Creating bespoke garden decking is easy, and now is the perfect time to get it going! Turn your decking ideas into reality, and you can enjoy it for years. There [.....]
The many applications of garden aggregate make it a favourite product for gardeners. It can be used aesthetically, as it’s very pleasing to the eye. It is natural in tone and neutral enough in colour to blend easily with most gardens, regardless of foliage u [.....]
Railway Sleepers are ideal for creating garden walls and retainers as they do not require the skills involved in building brick walls. They also can produce the end results quicker than bricks due to their size; this does have a downside th [.....]
Hinges Pre-Packed Galvanised
Adjustable field gate hinge sets are installed by clamping the top band around the gate with the band running along the top rail of the gate. The band is then bolted through the gate to secure it in place. The bottom adjustab [.....]
How to Prepare
When you tackle a job it is important to work safely. It is best to consider the following points when assembling your raised bed.Keep your work area tidy [.....]
The construction of your railway sleeper retaining wall will be determined by difference in ground levels.
Most people only need to retain up to 600mm of soil so this is an easy task, which often creates an interesting and attractive featu [.....]
So, your garden has a slope? No problem - simply use these handy sloping garden ideas for adapting your decking to the property, and you’ll make your yard, garden and the decking itself look more attractive and last longer. There are a numbe [.....]
Are you looking for an interesting way to arrange your decking, are you considering staining your timber fencing a brand new colour? We have the garden ideas to help you on your way.
In this section you will find some of the most popular garden ideas including the use of railway sleepers as planters and furniture. We also feature all the elements that can make up the hard landscaping of your garden to help you make some informed decisions on where to take the design. We also tackle the gardener’s worst nightmare – weeds!