Lawn in the shade

One of the big problems with lawn in the shade is lack of sunlight. To be nice and healthy, lawns typically need an average of 5 hours sunlight each day – overcast or not. If you are laying a lawn that is largely in the shade, you do need th think about grass type and...

Professional lawncare from The Lawn Man

Once you have your lawn in place, you need to make sure it stays in tip-top shape – and that lawncare work takes quite a bit of time and effort. Which is why I’m really pleased to recommend the services of our sister company The Lawnman. If you’re like a...

Composting your waste

I would encourage anyone to compost their waste as it’s a great way to use waste to help improve the soil in shrubberies and flower and vegetable beds. But even though I am a fan of composting, I’ve seen many many people try it and fail over the years. That...