Jul , Taking the (short) time to identify a site that offers the best combination of all three will dramatically increase your odds of successfully growing food Putting in a fence is highly recommended if you live in a location where deer, rabbits, chickens, dogs, or other garden menaces are a factor Again, if that
How to choose an ornamental garden fence to contain your garden and keep out unwanted pests When many gardeners envision a decorative garden fence, it reminds them of the typical English gardens The hedge may be a formidable row of tall growing trees, a head high wall, or a short divider in the yard.
Oct , Once you structure your rooftop garden in your mind, clear up the path for implementation Check with your builder or contractor to see if your roof can hold the pressure of the soil, containers and so on Take safety measures install fences and miniature shelters in order to protect the plants from falling
Aug , This means that except for a short distance immediately against the lee side of a fence, your efforts might not be very effective A better strategy, if space allows, is gradually lifting the wind by creating a build up of elements On the windward side of your garden, plant knee high plants to start lifting the wind,
One way to fill the gaps at the bottom of a stepped fence is by constructing raised planters next to the fence This allows the fence to double as valuable gardening space Raised bed planters used to fill the gaps at the bottom of the fence above If your yard has a short rise or dip, it may be possible to scribe the bottom of
Aug , Which Edging BRICK Pavers or hard fired bricks look good and last in almost any traditional garden Brick collects moss in damp areas and may become slippery CAST IRON ornamental edging is authentic depending on height, it can be a low border or a short fence The oxidized finish is fairly stable.
If your fence or other features of garden infrastructure were blown away in this week s gales then you may be in need of a landscape or garden contractor to help you trapped in the void at the base of the post which in turn will lead to a rapid increase in degradation and your fence posts life will be prematurely cut short.
Jan , Some organisations, such as the British Trust for Conservation Volunteers ( ), even run short courses For expert help, visit the National Hedgelaying Society s website at If you re looking for something suitable for an ordinary garden, why not combine a fence and a hedge
Jun , And we had fun with the fact that the fence was almost entirely built by women (Yay girls!) (I wish I had photos of all this.) I had wanted to do something fun for the garden gatesI had my eye on two old screen doorsbut I had to improvise for the short term and make the gates (or doors) out of the fencing
A guide for landlord tenant on who is responsible for repairing a communal garden fence, and what happens if you can t determine who is responsible To cut a long story short, they were both spilling into my designated seating area, which meant I had to retract all my limbs deep into their sockets and restrict myself to
Apr , A coroner has has called for a change in the law to fence off garden swimming pools following the death of an adventurous boy who drowned on his the swimming pool, Caroline Dale said I walked around the pool and I was looking hard at the bottom and I could suddenly see the shape of a small child.