Katie

Jobs for the garden in July and August

Garden Calendar, Maintain Your Garden

July and August are months for keeping things going in the garden. If the weather is good, you will want… Read more.

Katie

Jobs for the garden in May and June

Garden Calendar, Maintain Your Garden

This time of year, everything seems to be bursting into bud, plants are finally getting into full swing, and gardens… Read more.

Katie

Jobs for the garden in March and April

Garden Calendar, Maintain Your Garden

March and April are exciting months as the garden begins to spring into life. Aside from keeping those relentless weeds… Read more.

Katie

Jobs for the garden in January and February

Garden Calendar, Maintain Your Garden

This time of year, when the weather is snowy, frosty, or as wet as water, a spot of armchair gardening… Read more.

Katie

Jobs for the garden in November and December

Garden Calendar, Maintain Your Garden

We always think of November, and to some extent, December, as being the months for tidying up the garden and… Read more.

Alison

What should I do with my lawn after the ravages of last summer?

Lawn Care, Maintain Your Garden

In summary: Don't panic!! Replacing your entire lawn is almost certainly not necessary; the vast majority of lawns will completely… Read more.

Alison

Time saving tips for Spring

Maintain Your Garden

May has to be my favourite month of the year. Everything in the countryside has that lovely lush fresh green… Read more.

Alison

Easier Maintenance Gardens

Maintain Your Garden

First off, let me say what this blog post is not.  It’s not about low maintenance gardens, although many of… Read more.

Alison

How to look after your pond or water feature

How to Look After..., Maintain Your Garden

Whether you have a striking water feature as the centre piece of your garden, or a natural-looking pond in a… Read more.

Alison

How to look after your garden furniture

How to Look After..., Maintain Your Garden

Being exposed somewhat to the elements, garden furniture does tend to need a little TLC from time to time.  Exactly… Read more.

Alison

Jobs for the garden in September and October

Garden Calendar, Maintain Your Garden

September and October are two of the less busy months in the gardening calender... [cue sigh of relief from all… Read more.

Alison

Summer’s almost gone…

Maintain Your Garden

Well, summer is almost over – the days are shortening and the mornings and evenings are getting cooler.  It's been… Read more.

Alison

How to look after your garden during hot weather

How to Look After..., Maintain Your Garden

We’ve had some lovely hot sunny weather over the last few weeks... hopefully this has given you time to enjoy… Read more.

Alison

Lawn Care Activities: What, Why, How, When for Beginners

Lawn Care, Maintain Your Garden

In our post on how to look after your lawn, we mention some of the more common lawn care activities. … Read more.

Alison

Lawn Calendar: How to look after your lawn

Lawn Care, Maintain Your Garden

Following on from our recent post on how to look after your new lawn, we’ve put together some pointers for… Read more.

Alison

Some seasonal advice after a long, cold and wet winter

Maintain Your Garden

The prolonged cold and wet winter, and very late arrival of spring, shows just how difficult it is to be… Read more.

Alison

How to look after your new plants

How to Look After..., Maintain Your Garden

For many people, the prospect of having lots of new plants to care for and nurture is a slightly scary… Read more.

Alison

How to look after your new patio

How to Look After..., Maintain Your Garden

All patios need a bit of tender loving care now and again, whatever the material used.  Whether your patio is… Read more.

How to look after your new lawn
Alison

How to look after your new lawn

How to Look After..., Lawn Care, Maintain Your Garden

Faced with a pristine new lawn to look after, it is amazing how many of our landscape design clients suffer… 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!