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October 26, 2017

Timber systems versus railway sleepers

Timber systems versus railway sleepers   When considering the options for your garden building project – whether it be raised beds, planters, benches or more, timber […]
October 19, 2017

WoodBlocX – a family business

WoodBlocX – a family business When you’re looking for a British company that has form and pedigree, they don’t come much better than WoodBlocX. Based at […]
October 12, 2017

Sustainability of timber garden products

Sustainability of timber garden products It’s good to know that when you buy a product it is not just from an environmentally-friendly company, but that the […]
October 5, 2017

How easy are modular systems to put together?

How easy are modular systems to put together? Do you need to spruce up your garden fast? Perhaps you need to make some improvements before a […]
October 2, 2017

A easy and effective garden solution

An easy and effective garden solution All too often a great design idea has to be amended beyond recognition because of the practicalities and realities of […]
September 28, 2017

Whats the most durable material for your garden?

What’s the most durable material for your garden? When you are building a garden project it’s reassuring to know that it will last for a good […]
September 20, 2017

Durability of retaining walls and terracing

Durability of Retaining Walls and Terracing When it comes to retaining walls and terracing, safety and durability are the main concerns. Construction in stone may be […]
September 14, 2017

How to Build a Flexible Design

How to Build a Flexible Design Are you struggling with a design for a difficult area of your garden or do you just need something a […]
August 29, 2017

Planting Late Summer Seeds… Choi Sum

August 1, 2017

Reducing the cost of garden projects

July 13, 2017

Successional Sowing: How to Get The Most From Your Raised Beds

July 8, 2017

Getting active with Gardening

 
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 […]
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. Watering is […]
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 […]
October 14, 2011

Grand Designs!

Wood BlocX Helps Create Some “Grand Designs!” Last weekend (Oct 7-9th) was the Grand Designs Show held at the NEC in Birmingham and Wood BlocX took […]