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Although gardening activity in February may not be so frenetic as during the summer months, there's still plenty to be done and Spring is just around the corner. Nathan James Dodd suggests the jobs you should be tackling in the garden this month.
Dan Everton helps you look after your pond during the February with some tips on the precautions you can take to avoid the water freezing over, and advice on keeping fish at this time of the year.
GardenSite's first advertisement in their new TV campaign features Halls Greenhouses, Nathan James Dodd reviews their freestanding, lean to and wall garden range.
On the weekend of 30 – 31 January it will be your chance to take part in the Big Garden Birdwatch. David Hall was one of half a million people who took part last year, recording a vital snapshot of nature in the UK.
A new chapter opens for GardenSite on Wednesday 27 January, when our first TV advertising campaign appears on Sky. Senior Partner, Robert Hall, explains the thinking behind this new venture and what you can expect.
GardenSite is always striving to be the best in all aspects of our business and along the way it’s pleasing to see our efforts appreciated. As Nathan James Dodd reports, our latest award is for ‘Stockist Of The Year 2015’.
Your New Year resolutions may well have included losing weight, getting fit and feeling less stressed. Robert Hall advocates gardening as the ideal way to achieve a healthy mind and body, and there are many people who agree with him.
If you have an open fire or log burner you'll need a log store to keep the wood dry. This is essential for the timber to burn well, creating maximum heat rather than smoke. Here is David Coton's guide to choosing a store and the different types of wood that are best to use as fuel.
Ellie Goodall looks at how bird baths, tables, feeders and nesting boxes are all important in attracting many different species into your garden.
Greenhouses are very vulnerable to the high winds and storms that the UK has recently suffered. Robert Hall goes through the process of making an insurance claim if your greenhouse has been damaged.
With a cold snap on the way and freezing weather predicted, Nathan James Dodd reviews a range of outdoor products that will prove useful over the next few weeks.
If you have money to burn, then wasteful heating in your greenhouse is a good place to start, as all the benefits of a heater will swiftly be lost through the glazing. Robert Hall recommends bubble insulation to save you money and keep your plants nice and warm.
Robert Hall provides a simple guide to describing the best methods to prevent wind and stormy weather damaging your greenhouse.
It's just been announced that Reef One, the company that manufactures biOrb aquariums, has been taken over by OASE, themselves a leading name in the aquatics sector. Nathan James Dodd looks forward to GardenSite continuing to sell their top quality products.
Following the recent bad weather, many people are likely to be contacting their insurance companies. Robert Hall explains how GardenSite can help you with making a claim for damaged garden structures such as sheds, greenhouses and fencing.
The RHS are on the look out for the most talented school gardeners. Part of their Campaign For School Gardening, this is an annual competition and Nathan James Dodd reports on this year's event.
With Christmas and the New Year celebrations over with, it’s time to think about gardening trends for 2016, here’s what Nathan James Dodd foresees in the coming months.
Early last year Nathan James Dodd, our Marketing Manager, took a phone call from the production company behind Beowulf, ITV's new action packed drama series.
GardenSite regularly receives requests from television companies to supply props for all types of productions. Nathan James Dodd reveals that many of your most popular and well loved programmes have featured our products.
After an exceptionally warm December, winter is forecast to be much colder. Frosts and perhaps snow will threaten the survival of our garden wildlife but, as Nathan James Dodd discovers, it's not difficult to provide a little assistance to help birds and other animals survive the severe weather.