January 10, 2017

Win a new shed for 2017!!

Win a new shed for 2017!! The New Year is here and WoodBlocX are excited to offer a fantastic new gardening giveaway! One lucky winner will […]
November 4, 2016

Seans Allotment Blog

Sean has been preparing his perfect gardening space for years and we had the opportunity to help him by installing some of our raised beds. Our […]
August 26, 2016

Raised beds: the benefits and options

Raised beds are the ideal solution to many garden situations. Most obviously, they provide a place to grow in courtyards and other paved or concreted areas […]
August 19, 2016

Hard Landscaping is nothing to be afraid of!

Landscaping: a word that has many negative connotations of cowboy gardeners and boring municipal plantings, but that really only means to create a planted area. There are […]
August 5, 2016

Wildlife gardens: getting close to the action

We all know that our country’s wildlife is getting increasingly put-upon by growing urbanisation and commercial agriculture, so what can we do to help? Well, there […]
July 29, 2016

Creating a Pond in your Garden

  Ponds are a fantastic addition to a garden, whatever its size, and not as difficult to create as you might think.  Water in a garden […]
July 22, 2016

Right Plant Right Place: what does it mean?

You may have heard gardeners talking about the ‘right plant right place’ principle, but what does it actually mean? In essence, it refers to working with […]
July 15, 2016

Watering: get the basics right

Watering is gardening’s most basic task, in every sense of the word: it’s always needed at some point, no matter what the garden, and is really […]
July 8, 2016

Top tips for Gardening with Children

If you’ve ever despaired at your children’s lack of interest in eating fruit and vegetables, why not try growing some with them? Following the whole process […]
June 27, 2016

Making a Garden from Scratch

A new garden – or a new determination to transform the garden – can be a daunting prospect. There are two possible approaches: do it all […]
June 8, 2016

Organic growing – the whys and wherefores

Growing in your own garden means you have total control over what goes into your plants, and many gardeners are opting to have an organic garden, […]
May 25, 2016

What it takes to build an Award Winning Garden at the Chelsea Flower Show

It’s that time of year again, the weather is warming up, the flowers are starting to bloom and the RHS Chelsea Flower Show opens its gates […]
May 16, 2016

Getting started with fruit and veg growing

Getting started with fruit and veg growing Growing your own vegetables, herbs and fruit is becoming increasingly popular, and it’s easy to get in on the […]