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Adding a Pond to Your Garden

If you are considering adding a water feature, or pond to your garden, to make it more attractive this summer, then there are some important considerations that you shold be aware of before you even start. Ponds can look beautiful, but they can also be high maintenance. If you don’t have the time to invest, then it is a non starter. That said, it depends on how ambitious your pond is. If you just want a small water feature with a few plants, this should not be too difficult to achieve. If, however, your main goal is to attract wildlife, …

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Garden Life Hacks that will Save You Money

We have put together some top garden life hacks that can help you save money this summer. Some of them are minor, but every little bit helps during this expensive season. 1. Save Money on Garden Tools A full set of good gardening tools can be extremely expensive, and can take up a substantial portion of your budget if you try to get them all yourself. However, set up a garden tools sharing system with your neighbours, and you can save up to 80% on these costs – maybe even more. This can include lawn mowers, electric hedge trimmers, grass …

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The Great Big Garden Spring Clean

Spring is just around the corner, and you are probably seeing those first signs of life in the garden. Gorgeous golden daffodils, and white blossom contrasting against a pale blue sky are among the things that can put a smile on your face around this time of year; but the sun shining brightly on your garden can suddenly reveal a multitude of sins. Neglect over the winter months can leave your fences, greenhouse and flower beds tatty and ugly. Before your garden really starts to spring into rapid bloom, it is a fantastic idea to get those niggling jobs out …

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