John

COVID-19 Update

ALDA News

Along with other small business everyone at ALDA Landscapes is doing their best to carry on as normal amongst the… Read more.

John

Granite paving and circular patio areas in Woolton Hill

ALDA News, Garden Construction, Patios

Granite paving and circular patio areas have transformed a recent ALDA Landscapes project in Woolton Hill! Our client’s brief for… Read more.

John

Season’s Greetings from all at ALDA!

ALDA News

SEASON'S GREETINGS from the hard landscaping team at ALDA (& everyone else too... but sadly they didn't quite make the… Read more.

Alison

ALDA Landscapes Welcomes a New Garden Designer!

ALDA News

We are delighted to welcome a very talented new garden designer to the ALDA team. Katie Thomas (Living Art Designs)… Read more.

Alison

Personal Matters

ALDA News

A different – and somewhat more personal - blog post from me this month. Read on for news of an… Read more.

Alison

Designing on the Diagonal

Advice, ALDA News, Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

Garden designers often like to tilt the orientation of a garden so that, for example, lawns and paths run at… Read more.

Alison

“Beyond my wildest dreams”

ALDA News, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

One of our recent clients has just sent us these photos... ... and also these kind words: "I would like… Read more.

Alison

Alison’s Pre-Holiday Update

ALDA News, Garden Construction

Well, I’m about to pack my bags and depart to deepest Italy to recharge my batteries, but I will have… Read more.

Alison

Alison’s Update – July 2016

ALDA News, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

At this time of year, I like to get out and about with my camera – taking photos of gardens… Read more.

John

First impressions count…

ALDA News, Garden Construction

In my eyes, it is just as important to pay attention to your front garden as it is the back. … Read more.

John

It’s not just gardens we design and build… 2014 saw two high quality garage builds!!

ALDA News, Construction

Over the years, many of the landscaping projects I’ve worked on have involved brickwork and/or timber construction. As well as… Read more.

Alison

Working to a deadline (… and not just a normal one either!)

ALDA News, Patios

If you run a business, you'll know what it's like to get that warm fuzzy feeling inside when the hard… Read more.

Alison

Using gabions for retaining walls – a case study

Advice, ALDA News, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

Many of the gardens we design involve gradients to a lesser or greater degree.  If the gradient is relatively steep,… Read more.

Alison

An update on our recent work

ALDA News

We know those of you who read our newsletter regularly love seeing what we've been up to recently... so here's… Read more.

Alison

No more garden flooding! Drainage case study update

ALDA News, Drainage

Back in January, we blogged about garden drainage and specifically mentioned two projects where drainage was a key 'challenge' (and… Read more.

Alison

Have a look at what we’ve been working on recently…

ALDA News

I've been waiting patiently all year for the flow of work to slow down... and still I have garden plans… Read more.

Alison

Bespoke Timber Garden Buildings, Structures and Furniture

ALDA News, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

Update: Please see our dedicated bespoke timber structures page here. When it comes to designing a garden, often there’s more… Read more.

Alison

ALDA Landscapes gains Bradstone Assured status

ALDA News

We are delighted to announce that ALDA Landscapes has been selected by Bradstone to join its Bradstone Assured Network. Bradstone… Read more.

Alison

This Is What ALDA Is All About!

ALDA News

At ALDA Landscapes, we pride ourselves on being highly skilled and caring deepily about doing a good job for our customers.  So… Read more.

Peacocks in Finchampstead
Alison

New Garden Gains Unusual Seal of Approval

ALDA News

Our clients in Finchampstead are delighted with their new garden, and it seems to have some other admirers too!  These… Read more.

Alison

Welcome to the new ALDA Landscapes website!

ALDA News

We hope you like it! We’ve always had great feedback on our old site, but wanted to give the new… Read more.

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From planning a new border to a complete garden remodel, we pride ourselves on transforming ideas into beautiful reality, with minimum disruption. If you’re based in or around the Reading and Newbury area, we’d love to meet and discuss your project in detail – book your free no-obligation garden consultation today. We do get pretty booked up, particularly during the Spring, so plan ahead if possible!