Common Garden Bins Problems and Solutions 

Common Garden Problems

Your garden can be your own haven from the world. The setting for fun family barbecues. A place to luxuriate over your morning coffee. But it is not without its problems, especially when it comes to bins. Here are some of the most common garden problems and solutions. Problem: The Great British Weather We’re approaching […]

How to Keep Your Lawn Recycling Bin Free This Autumn 

Recycling Bin Storage

If you’ve spent the summer getting your lawn into good shape, you’ll want to keep it that way. However, with the autumn comes blustery winds that will blow your recycling onto your garden. Want to keep your lawn recycling free this autumn? Invest in some recycling bin storage. How to secure your recycling bins When it comes […]

Quarterly Autumn Gardening Update

Autumn Gardening

We’ve had the typical British Summer of storms and heatwaves, and it won’t be long before the nights are drawing in. If you’ve worked hard on your garden this summer, we’ve got news for you. Your hard work is only just beginning. Autumn gardening can be a challenge. Here’s our guide to the jobs you […]

Why Wheelie Bin Storage Will Improve Your House Value

Improve Your House Value

Read any blog on how to increase house value and you’ll find tips like spruce up your driveway or tidy up your garden. But what about investing in wheelie bin storage? Beaten up wheelie bins in full public view don’t exactly add up to your home’s kerb appeal. Here’s why wheelie bin storage will improve your […]

How to Clean Your Decking 

How To Clean Your Decking

Decking can transform any garden but it does take a bit of maintenance. The main thing you need to do to keep your decking looking its best is to keep it clean. If yours is in need of some TLC, here’s our guide on how to clean your decking. When should you clean your decking? […]

A Guide To Council Bin Sizes UK

Council Bin Sizes

Wheelie bins, dustbins and recycling boxes come in all shapes and sizes. Some local authorities issue big ones, some little ones, while others offer a mix of both. There’s no one-size-fits-all when buying a new bin or wheelie bin store and shopping for one can be confusing. To help you buy the perfect storage solution […]

Why Wheelie Bin Storage Is the Perfect New Home Present

Wheelie Bin Storage

What do you buy for someone who’s just moved into a new home? Moving house is exciting but it can also be stressful, so why not invest in a practical gift that keeps on giving? We’re talking about wheelie bin storage. Here’s why wheelie bin storage is the perfect new home present. Why is wheelie […]

Do I Need Planning Permission for Wheelie Bin Stores?

Wheelie Bin Storage

Planning regulations can be confusing at the best of times. It might seem obvious that you’d need planning permission for some home improvements, but do you need it for bin stores? You’ve spotted the ideal bin store. It suits the style of your garden perfectly and it hides unsightly wheelie bins out of sight. But […]

Summer Staycation: Create A Garden Getaway

Summer Staycation

2021 promises to be the year of the Summer Staycation. If you intend to holiday at home this year, your garden could be the best place to do it. You won’t have to drive anywhere, you’ll save a fortune on hotels and parking and you can escape to your own piece of paradise every weekend. […]

Why Wheelie Bin Storage with a Planter is the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Wheelie Bin with Planter

Do you look out of the window at your lovely garden only to have your view spoiled by your clunky wheelie bins? Do you wish your garden was the focus at BBQs and not your wheelies? In short, a wheelie bin store with planter might just be the answer to your prayers. In fact, we think wheelie […]

10 Ways To Make An Eco-Friendly Garden

eco friendly garden

With winters becoming wetter and longer and summers becoming hotter and shorter, we can be in no doubt that climate change is affecting everyday life in the UK. If you are concerned about climate change and its damaging effect on the environment. You can take steps like switching to renewable energy, lowering carbon footprint and […]

COVID-19 Wheelie Bin Cleaning & Disinfection

Wheelie Bin Cleaning

The kids are back at school, the shops and pubs are open. The UK vaccine programme seems to be a success, the weather is nice and wheelie bin cleaning is out of mind! After what seems like the longest lockdown in history, we are finally on a road map to freedom. But we’re not out […]

What to Get the Man Who Has Everything This Father’s Day (Hint: Its Wheelie Bin Storage)

Fathers Day

Father’s Day is just around the corner. But what’s the perfect Father’s Day gift for the man who has everything? Beer and socks are blasé, so before you spend your hard-earned cash, here’s some inspiration. What about buying him some wheelie bin storage? As Father’s Day gifts go, it’s not exactly traditional, but he might just […]

Summer Gardening Quarterly Update

Summer Quarterly Gardening Update

Whether your summer garden is a small haven or a larger landscaped space, it needs maintenance all year round. In the summer months, the warmer (and wetter) weather means that everything starts to grow and come alive. That means you need to stay on top of it.  But which jobs should be your priority? Here’s our guide […]

How To Grow Microgreens At Home

Microgreens

When it comes to superfoods, microgreens are hard to beat. However, buying them can be expensive. What many people don’t know is that growing these tiny shoots of goodness at home is relatively easy. Even without a greenhouse or fancy lighting equipment, you could harvest your first crop in as little as seven days. In […]

What is a summer garden MUST HAVE!

Wheelie Bin Cleaning

Long warm summer days and light nights make our thoughts turn to BBQs in the garden with friends. What better way to enjoy the warmer weather than enjoying a few cold beers or a glass of wine or two in your lovely outdoor space? But what if there’s something that’s making your garden look (and […]

Tidy Your Outdoor Space With These Top 10 Garden Storage Solutions

Wheelie Bin Storage

With spring just around the corner and the end of lockdown in sight. Now is the perfect time to tidy your outdoor spaces and get them ready for a summer of exercise, entertaining, and alfresco dining when the not-so-great Great British weather allows. In addition to essential gardening tasks such as pruning your roses, planting […]

Remember Remember: Your Garden Jobs for September

September Garden Jobs

In September, the weather tends to get a little cooler. Though sometimes there’s some late sunshine (fingers crossed). It’s also harvesting time along with other garden jobs. So if you have a fruit and veg patch, you should be spoiled for choice with things to include in your autumn soups and crumbles. September is also […]

How to Make Your Garden a Safe Haven for Hedgehogs This Autumn

Autumn is approaching and before long, the nights will be getting darker and we’ll be getting ready to light the bonfire. But spare a thought for the wildlife that seek a safe haven in your garden, especially hedgehogs. Hedgehogs are busy preparing to hibernate at this time of year, so it helps if you can […]

Combat Climate Change from Your Very Own Garden

Environment

You might recycle and use your car as little as possible, but did you realise that as a gardener, you’re combatting climate change from your very own garden? Your trees and plants are giving out oxygen while taking in carbon dioxide, and you’re also providing food and sanctuary to birds, wildlife, and pollinators like bees. […]

Give Your Wooden Storage Units Some Maintenance

If you’re looking into buying a storage unit for your wheelie bins, garden tools, kids’ toys and everything else you don’t want cluttering up your lawn. Chances are you’ll opt for something made from wood. Wood is sturdy, aesthetically pleasing, and it can add a certain something to your garden. But remember, it is a […]

Go Foraging in Your Own Garden

Have you ever been rambling through the woods and thought ‘If I had to survive out here, what would I eat?’ Nature is a great provider and you can start garden foraging all kinds of berries, herbs, flowers, and fungi that can be eaten. But before you go all Bear Grylls! Remember certain things can […]

The UK’s Top Eco-Friendly Destinations

It can be easy to forget carbon footprint as your thoughts turn to warm evenings and a cocktail or two. But if you’re not jetting off to sunnier climes, don’t worry because there are plenty of eco-friendly places you can visit here in the UK. Here’s our guide to some eco-friendly destinations that you won’t […]

How to Keep Cool in Your Garden When the Temperature Rises

During the recent spell of hot weather, were you sweating away tending your garden, or were you trying to relax outside but finding it hard to keep cool? Here are some tips on how to keep cool in your garden when the temperature rises. Think about building a gazebo or arbour to keep you cool […]

Create Your Own Salad Garden

The summer is here, and our thoughts often turn to eating healthily (whether we actually do it is another question!). We might tuck into more fruit, salads, and lighter foods in general, especially when it’s hot. Fruit and veg in the supermarket can be pricey, they’ve usually been flown thousands of miles, and there’s no […]

Deadly Shrubs You Do Not Want in Your Garden

If you’re a keen gardener, you want the best looking, most vibrant and fragrant plants in your garden. Not something poisonous, smelly or just downright dangerous. Here’s our guide to some of the most dangerous plants on earth that you definitely don’t want in your flower bed! Skunk Cabbage As you might guess by the […]

How Gardening Helps the Environment

If you love gardening, you’ll be pleased to know that it’s not only great for your physical and mental health, it’s pretty good for the environment too. This is because plants help purify the air, and so the trees, shrubs, vegetable crops, flowers, and herbs in your garden actually help reduce pollution. Plants release oxygen […]

Give Your Garden Furniture a New Lease of Life

The nicer weather means you’ll be spending more time in your garden. Your precisely-trimmed lawn, your colourful flower beds, and spotless decking fill you with pride, then you catch sight of your garden furniture. Has it seen better days? Does it look weather-beaten, has the colour faded, or has it become more of a home […]

Could You Be the Next Champion Giant Vegetable Grower?

Every year, expert vegetable growers gather at the Malvern Autumn Show to showcase their giant vegetables at the CANNA UK National Giant Vegetables Championship. Previous contests featured the world’s heaviest red cabbage, which weighed in at a whopping 23.3kg, and the world’s heaviest chilli pepper. Want to know more about the show? Here are some […]