John

Curved lines transform a garden in Thatcham

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

The brief for one of our latest projects involved creating a beautiful garden that would make the most of every… Read more.

John

A pond in Wargrave gets a make-over in time for summer

Garden Construction

Our clients’ pond had once been a main feature in their garden, situated as it is just below their patio… Read more.

John

Four front gardens with kerb appeal…

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

During 2019 we noticed an increase in clients asking us to update the look of their front gardens. This often… Read more.

John

6 ideas to steal from our most recent design build project in Wokingham

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

Work has just completed on our most recent design and build project in Wokingham. This time around, we thought it… Read more.

John

Taking a closer look at Resin

Garden Construction, Patios

ALDA Landscapes has been an accredited resin installer since 2018, installing resin driveways, paths and surfaces across Reading, Newbury and… Read more.

Katie

Angular Design

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends, Patios

Making the most out of the space available in a garden is a key component to a great design. Often… Read more.

John

Before & After: A Victorian Terrace Courtyard Garden

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

A quick before and after blog post to share with you photos of a courtyard garden project we undertook a… Read more.

John

2020… and a smart feature pathway in Twyford

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends, Patios

It is all too easy to neglect our front garden in favour of the space at the back of our… Read more.

John

A new timber car port in Bray

Construction, Garden Construction

As well as landscaping and designing gardens we are happy to be able to offer the service of constructing timber… Read more.

John

Getting stuck in whatever the weather!

Garden Construction

Update 9/12/2019: Lawn and planting now complete! See photos below. Over the past few weeks we have been building a… Read more.

John

A stunning curved seat makes a real statement piece…

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends, Patios

Update 9/12/2019: See new photos showing the newly laid lawn below. Things are taking shape at our recent design project… Read more.

Alison

Before & After: Ultra Contemporary Family Garden

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

We've just published another featured project - this time an ultra contemporary family garden in Twyford. The brief was to… Read more.

John

A front and back garden on a steep slope…

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

...how Katie Thomas, our in-house designer took on the challenge of coming up with a design for a front and… Read more.

Alison

Before & After: An Eclectic Yet Functional Garden

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

We've just published a couple of new featured projects, and thought we'd highlight one of them here on our blog… 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

Porcelain paving is proving a popular choice

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends, Patios

We have noticed a real trend over the last 2 years for using porcelain tiles in our clients’ gardens. So… Read more.

John

A new brick wall in Caversham takes on a period feel…

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

Our brief was to transform our client's front garden, creating a design that would compliment the period character of their… Read more.

John

A Very Victorian Path

Garden Construction, Patios

A Victorian look black and white tiled path transforms a front garden in Reading... The problem An uneven and tired-looking… Read more.

John

Finished in time for Christmas…

Garden Construction

Last month’s feature garden in Maidenhead with the shutter screen trellis (see work in progress here) is now ready for our… Read more.

John

A shutter screen trellis in Maidenhead

Garden Construction

A shutter screen can be a good alternative to a more traditional looking trellis or fence line… At our most… Read more.

John

A twist on a garden shed…

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

The brief from our client: To build an outside bar within the confines of an attractive bespoke shed, which could… Read more.

John

From sloping bank to attractive softwood sleeper terraces…

Garden Construction

In one of our recent projects, we were presented with an interesting challenge: how to deal with an area of… Read more.

John

Resin: A Versatile Alternative Landscaping Product

Garden Construction, Patios

We are now an accredited installer of resin products from the The Resin Mill and recently used it on a driveway… Read more.

John

Things take shape at the sunken garden in Reading

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends, Patios

Following on from last month’s blog, it's time to share with you our progress and new developments at the sunken… Read more.

John

First steps to a contemporary sunken garden…

Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends, Patios

This month in Caversham (in some of the hottest temperatures this year!) we have been constructing a sunken garden at… Read more.

John

A grey porcelain patio creates an impact just in time for summer

Garden Construction, Patios

If you are looking to create a garden with a contemporary feel, take a good look at these grey oblong… Read more.

Alison

Raised Beds – Thoughts From A Designer

Advice, Garden Construction, Ideas, Inspiration & Trends

Here at ALDA Landscapes, we build a lot of raised beds. In fact, the majority of the designs I prepare… Read more.

Alison

Garden Construction Time-Lapse

Garden Construction

You might remember seeing a blog post a while back about designing on the diagonal. Our client very kindly took… 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!