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The Effects of Heat Stress on Trees

Posted on August 2, 2022

Whenever there’s a heatwave, people are warned to stay indoors, drink plenty of fluids, and watch out for signs of flushed skin or elevated body temperature. But what about the warning signs of heat stress on trees during a heatwave? What can you do to help your trees cope with the high temperatures? HOW TREES […]

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Preparing your garden for Spring

Posted on March 17, 2022

As important as the right plants are, they can’t do all the work for you. if you want a great garden this summer it’s vital to start getting your garden ready for spring now. Preparing your garden for Spring – Before you begin planting in the spring, here are a few steps you should take […]

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Winter Gritting Salt and why it works

Posted on December 3, 2021

EVERY YEAR THE UK SPREADS MILLIONS OF TONNES OF WINTER GRITTING SALT ON OUR ROADS, PAVEMENTS AND CAR PARKS TO BATTLE THE ICY CONDITIONS OF A UK WINTER. BUT WHY DO WE USE WINTER GRITTING SALT? Winter surfaces covered by ice can cause many problems, from a simple slip to a major incident. To ensure […]

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Garden maintenance costs?

Posted on July 15, 2021

Every property owner craves for a beautiful and well-maintained garden, shaped lawn and stunning landscape. So far so good, but let’s be honest, gardening is an arduous, time-consuming chore, and sometimes it can get really dirty. Besides the intensive labour, gardening duties may require some tools and equipment that not everyone would have on hand. […]

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Dangers of moss on pathways

Posted on March 18, 2021

In this article we discuss the dangers of moss on pathways and the treatments we use to control this issue. A mossy path can be problematic for a number of reasons. Not only is it unsightly, it may be dangerously slippery, and the moss can – in some cases – actually cause damage to the […]

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Avoid Slipping and Falling on Ice

Posted on December 1, 2020

You may think there’s nothing to worry about, and you might even giggle when your mate goes down, but the truth is that there is nothing funny about slipping and falling on ice. It can lead to serious injuries that can take ages to heal. So don’t let yourself become another statistic and do what […]

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How to keep away harmful garden pests?

Posted on September 15, 2020

Harmful garden pests can really ruin a garden and discourage enthusiasts. And while there are many pests naturally occurring in the environment, there are also various solutions and practices that could be implemented to save your garden. All the hard work you have put into the maintenance of your garden should not be wasted just […]

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Tips on dealing with slippery hard surfaces

Posted on August 6, 2020

It is common to find growths such as algae, lichens, liverworts and moss growing on hard surfaces. Contrary to popular belief, they do not damage what they are growing on, but can cause slippery hard surfaces such as pathways, drives, steps and patios especially when wet. What is the danger? Slippery paths and steps covered […]

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Drought Resistant Plants for UK

Posted on June 18, 2020

With the climate changing, globally and in the UK, comes the need for adopting a different approach, regarding resource preservation, sustainable food production or renewable energy generation. And gardening, be it for food growing or to create an aesthetic environment for ourselves, is no exception. British people, especially in the South, are purchasing drought resistant […]

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How to spring clean your garden

Posted on May 11, 2020

Spring clean your garden and get rid of built-up grime plus give your outdoor space a spruce up, in preparation for the summer season ahead. Tidy up Start by clearing out your borders and planters and removing any dead branches and debris. Use secateurs to trim back overgrown plants and hedges to make your flowerbeds […]

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