Children & gardens – a few ideas & considerations
Gardens can be magical places for children. Contrary to what many people believe, a child-friendly garden does not have to… Read more.
How to look after your pond or water feature
Whether you have a striking water feature as the centre piece of your garden, or a natural-looking pond in a… Read more.
How to look after your garden furniture
Being exposed somewhat to the elements, garden furniture does tend to need a little TLC from time to time. Exactly… Read more.
Top Plants for Winter & Early Spring Interest
While I write this, I am sitting out in the garden in the early morning September sunshine, and winter seems… Read more.
Autumn Recipe: Runnerbean Chutney
It's been a great year for fruit and veg, and it seems every other person you speak to is overrun… Read more.
Top Plants for Autumn Colour
Although the warm sunshine will soon be slowly fading, Autumn is definitely not a time of doom and gloom –… Read more.
Summer’s almost gone…
Well, summer is almost over – the days are shortening and the mornings and evenings are getting cooler. It's been… Read more.
How to look after your garden during hot weather
We’ve had some lovely hot sunny weather over the last few weeks... hopefully this has given you time to enjoy… Read more.
Plants For Containers
When preparing garden designs and plans, we are often asked by clients to provide them with ideas and suggestions for… Read more.
Disguising Sheds, Wheelie Bins, Trampolines and More – Some Ideas
A good garden design should not only be beautiful, it should also be practical. And practical inevitably means disguising those… Read more.
Lawns – Real Grass v. Artificial Turf
Faced with the prospect of another season of lawn cutting, feeding, edging and other maintenance, you may be feeling that… Read more.
Lawn Care Activities: What, Why, How, When for Beginners
In our post on how to look after your lawn, we mention some of the more common lawn care activities. … Read more.
Lawn Calendar: How to look after your lawn
Following on from our recent post on how to look after your new lawn, we’ve put together some pointers for… Read more.
Some seasonal advice after a long, cold and wet winter
The prolonged cold and wet winter, and very late arrival of spring, shows just how difficult it is to be… Read more.
How to look after your new plants
For many people, the prospect of having lots of new plants to care for and nurture is a slightly scary… Read more.
How to look after your new patio
All patios need a bit of tender loving care now and again, whatever the material used. Whether your patio is… Read more.
As a supplement to our patio design guide, this collection of patio photos showcases a selection of the patios we… Read more.
How to look after your new lawn
Faced with a pristine new lawn to look after, it is amazing how many of our landscape design clients suffer… Read more.
Bespoke Timber Garden Buildings, Structures and Furniture
Update: Please see our dedicated bespoke timber structures page here. When it comes to designing a garden, often there’s more… Read more.
ALDA Landscapes gains Bradstone Assured status
We are delighted to announce that ALDA Landscapes has been selected by Bradstone to join its Bradstone Assured Network. Bradstone… Read more.
This Is What ALDA Is All About!
At ALDA Landscapes, we pride ourselves on being highly skilled and caring deepily about doing a good job for our customers. So… Read more.
New Garden Gains Unusual Seal of Approval
Our clients in Finchampstead are delighted with their new garden, and it seems to have some other admirers too! These… Read more.
Screening Plants & Ideas for Confined Spaces
Need more privacy? Want to block the view from a neighbour’s window? Want to block out an ugly view? But… Read more.
Welcome to the new ALDA Landscapes website!
We hope you like it! We’ve always had great feedback on our old site, but wanted to give the new… Read more.