How to add privacy to your garden

Ideally, we would want to have a totally private garden that’s completely shielded from the view of neighbours and passers-by, allowing us to relax or socialise without worrying about being watched. However, for most people, this just isn’t reality. If you live in an urban area or crowded suburbs, it’s likely that your garden is […]

How to choose the right driveway gate for your property

If you’re looking to update or upgrade your property and driveway, then installing a driveway gate is the perfect way to do it.

A beginner’s guide to buying your first driveway gate

To enhance your security, improve privacy and also complement the external appearance of your home, you should definitely consider installing a driveway gate. There are so many styles and varieties of driveway gates to choose from, which means no matter what your needs or preferences are, you’re bound to find something that fits your home […]

How high can a garden fence be?

Although you probably don’t often think about it, your garden fence is a key feature of your outdoor space. In addition to improving privacy and security, your garden fence can enhance the appearance of your property, especially if you adorn it with plants and flowers. But what should you do if your current garden fence […]

How to hide wheelie bins in your garden

If you’re tired of the unsightly view of wheelie bins cluttering up your garden, you’re not alone. Many homeowners grapple with the challenge of integrating these essential waste containers into their outdoor spaces whilst still keeping an attractive garden. Plus, keeping your wheelie bins secured is one of the most effective ways to keep unwanted […]

How to settle pets into a new home

You’ve viewed a new house, fell in love and decided to take the plunge. Moving to a new home is an exciting (yet stressful!) chapter in our lives, but it’s an especially challenging experience for our furry friends. Cats and dogs thrive on routine and familiarity, so introducing them to a new environment requires careful […]

Do you need planning permission for driveway gates?

Installing a driveway gate not only improves privacy and security, but it can also add value to your property. It’s certainly a great investment for any property, but you must make sure you have the necessary permissions before you begin construction.  Before arranging your gate installation, it is crucial to understand whether you need planning […]

The pros & cons of single and double driveway gates

Adding driveway gates to your property is a fantastic way to boost its value, privacy, security and overall appearance. But with so many different types of driveway gates to choose from, it can be hard to find the perfect driveway gate for your home. One of the main choices you’ll need to make is deciding […]

How deep should you dig for a driveway?

If you’re installing a new driveway, the process is more complicated than just laying down the new materials and hoping they’ll last. Instead, you’ll need to excavate and lay some driveway foundations before getting started on the actual driveway. The depth of your driveway foundations will depend on the materials you’re using, the length and […]