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Lifetime 15 x 8 ft Double Door Display: A Review After 8 Years
At our display site here in Sutton Coldfield, one standout shed has caught the attention of customers for over eight years – the Lifetime 15 x 8 ft dual-entry plastic shed. In this blog, Rob Hartill provides a balanced and concise overview of its features, highlighting its strengths and practical uses. Read on to discover why this model continues to impress visitors and remains a popular choice for those seeking a reliable storage solution.
Keter Factor Shed Review - Are Keter Sheds Durable In The UK?
In this blog post, Martyn reviews the Keter factor shed range, exploring the build quality, assembly process and commenting on his own experience with Keter sheds after not long having one delivered to his home and installing it in the garden.
4 Must-Have Zest Products for The Ultimate Summer Garden Party
In this blog post, Gaby Hall explores our top 4 stylish and practical garden products from Zest for those summer garden parties, BBQ's and family gatherings.
What To Do In The Garden in June
At this time of the year you'll find a fabulous selection of summer bedding at our Garden Centre in Birmingham. Plant the bedding out in borders and containers this month to achieve a wonderful display of colour and here are some other jobs to do in the garden during June.
Review of The Best Barlow Tyrie Teak Benches
Robert Hall reviews the best garden teak benches range from Barlow Tyrie. Deep diving into the award-winning brand, Robert explores what makes their benches such a popular choice worldwide, from domestic gardens to stately homes, parks and commercial venues.
Bring In Some Colour With Pieris: A Review of Pieris Plants
Robert Hall reviews the different types of Pieris plants available to buy, how their delightful bursts of colour can enhance your garden, and some top tips for the best ways to look after them.
A Review of Ultrasonic Pest Deterrents
Ultrasonic pest deterrents are becoming increasingly popular for property owners worldwide. In this blog, Robert Hartill reviews some of the benefits of using ultrasonic deterrents when compared to more traditional methods.
Creating the Perfect Japanese Zen Garden - What You Need to Know
Gaby Hall draws on her memories and experiences from her time travelling around the large port city of Osaka, Japan in 2019. In this blog, she discusses what she learnt about traditional Japanese architecture and garden designs, the history and symbolism behind this national art form, and how to re-create an authentic Japanese landscape in your very own garden with her hand-picked list of fitting products from our catalogue.
Barlow Tyrie: The Best Garden Furniture Sets For Quality
In this blog post, Robert Hall explores the hand-picked arrangements of over 30 Barlow Tyrie dining sets ready to buy for your garden at GardenSite, as well as reviewing and shortlisting our top 5 best selling Barlow Tyrie sets.
What To Do In The Garden In April
With warmer weather arriving, this is the best time of the year to be stocking up on bedding plants to fill planters, borders and hanging baskets. Our garden centre becomes noticeably busier and the number of jobs that need to be done around the garden begins to accelerate. David Coton has these suggestions to keep you occupied.
The Juliana Group celebrate their 60th anniversary!
2023 marks a very special birthday for the Juliana Group - the big 60! In this blog, Gaby Hall discusses the company’s remarkable growth since its establishment in 1963 and how GardenSite has formed a close partnership with them over the last 30 years to successfully deliver greenhouses all across the UK.
GardenSite Makes Its Debut On TikTok, And Goes Viral!
The power of social media for businesses has become more prominent than ever with the rise of TikTok. Gaby explains how GardenSite’s marketing team created a viral video that hit over 2 million views in 4 days and how this has positively affected the business.