There is a saying that 'good fences make good neighbours' but there is an important point here too. Most homeowners understand the importance and security of a robust fence in the garden and in particular family gardens. Shiplap cladding provides an excellent solution as a stylish addition to the garden, and with a pressure treated ensures a long lasting and durable finish.
When space is available, the scope for creating an appealing, practical and easily maintained family garden might seem straightforward. The sudden urge to create an expansive lawn, a patio and include a garden shed may seem like the obvious starting and finishing point.
A famous TV celebrity gardener once said 'spend twice as much on the hole as you do on the plant' and years later the wisdom of this short statement continues to resonate with me. In simple terms, if you want anything to grow well and reach it's full potential (plant, shrub, tree even lawn), it is very important that the ground conditions are optimized.
3 important reasons to love artificial grass
Gone are the days when wet, muddy, messy lawns meant the children and/or pets could not play outdoors. Today's artificial lawns are so good, you will wonder why you never switched sooner.
Making progress with site works has been made very difficult by the persistent and heavy rainfalls. Whenever we can, we try our best to make evn modest almost incremental progress.
For our latest project we are in Terenure, this time to re-design and re-landscape the garden belonging to an old property which had recently been sold and refurbished by the builders on behalf of the new owners. We were commissioned to develop a new design for the garden and complete the landscaping, incorporating specific requirements of the new owners.
The completion of the construction of the raised planting bed represents a turning point in our garden project in Leopardstown. The natural drystone finish enhances the beauty and crafted finish of this enduring garden feature and is a key design component of the new garden.