10 tips to get your garden ready for the summer, now is the time!
1 – Tidy up your borders and paths, sweep and weed. The easiest way to make your garden look like it has had a design overhaul is to smarten it up.
2 – Carefully select some new evergreen and flowering shrubs, bedding plants and bulbs to liven up your garden.
3 – Feed your lawn on a regular basis. A healthy, picture perfect lawn is not a thing of mystery. It is perfectly achievable with a bit of care and dedication.
4 – Fill any gaps in your lawn with by re-seeding or over-seeding patchy areas.
5 – Edge your lawn so that you have nice clean lines between lawn and borders/beds.
6 – Add colour and shape to your terraced areas with planters, pots and baskets.
7 – Give your terrace and paths a good clean or pressure wash.
8 – Clean up and treat your outdoor furniture by using by using a wire brush, before adding a stain and or protector.
9 – Plant climbers as they are also ideal camouflage for unsightly walls and fence panels.
10 – Install solar-lights, lanterns and strings of fairy lights to illuminate the surroundings and add extra character to your garden at night.
Or why not consider a full garden makeover and re-design.
Take a look at the design services we offer and consider seeking our advice on the true potential of your external space. We are happy to discuss your requirements at a time to suit you, on 01454 412117.
We find that having a bit of inspiration helps when it comes to re designing your garden. Therefore, we have created a number of boards on Pinterest to get your creative juices flowing! Have a browse and jot down a few ideas that you like, we will then put your dreams into a reality.