Following on from our previous blog on heating we thought we would share some more stylish heating options. Whether you are looking for a portable heater that you can move around or something more fixed these heaters not only provide warmth but can also be a feature in your garden providing ambiance and style.
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Outdoor lighting products make a beautiful and practical addition to any home, allowing you to enjoy your landscape long after the sun goes down. Lights can be simply integrated to create the mood and effect you desire. They are ideal for highlighting the key garden features while providing safety and security. Because they are low voltage, your landscaper can install them.
With garden lighting you can bring the outdoor areas to life.
Love walking on grass with bare feet but don’t want to risk the sting of weeds? With a little effort you can make your grass safe to walk on without having to do the hot shoe shuffle!
First and foremost it is vital that you use a good quality soil before you lay down the grass. The cleaner the soil with the less weed seeds in it the better. It will make a big difference so in this instance go with the more expensive and higher quality soil.
Treat it with broad leaf weed killer 8-12 weeks after laying and for ongoing treatment once or twice in winter. If you don’t like chemicals try pulling the weeds out or using steam or hot water on them.
Another key to avoiding weeds altogether is to mow regularly.
Remember it is important to stop the weeds before they seed, that way you will stop the next generation.
Allium sativum, commonly known as garlic, which is from the onion family, has been used for centuries as a medicinal food to boost the immune system and is a vital ingredient in many recipes. Garlic is easy to grow and if you haven’t planted yours yet, now is the time to do it.