With only a few months' training under her belt, GardenSite's own Flori Bosnigeanu took part in this year's Great Birmingham Run, raising over £500 for the city's Children's Hospital.
Outdoor storage is particularly useful during the autumn when you have limited house space. David Coton reviews the best ways of protecting your belongings and tidying the garden.
There is a wide choice of storage solutions in which you can stowaway children's play toys, summer furniture, tools and other gardening equipment, making sure they are not ruined by bad weather and safeguarding them from theft.
The Suncast range of high quality plastic stores is particularly impressive. These good looking benches, deck boxes and seats, some with a wicker work or rattan appearance, are attractive, very durable, need little or no maintenance. They have a storage capacity of up to nine cubic metres and are perfect if you want to tidy the garden.
Biohort Leisure Time boxes come in four sizes and are large enough to conceal sun beds, seat cushions, folding chairs and many other garden items. Lockable, sturdy and ventilated, they are fitted with an integral steel floor.
Trimetals have been manufacturing metal stores for over thirty years, the painted galvanized metal is strong, rigid and comes with a 15 year panel guarantee. Their Sentinel, Storeguard and Stowaway garden stores have two secure padlock points, they are fire resistant and all the contents can be easily accessed from an opening front and roof.
Secure Asgard storage units are waterproof and constructed from galvanised steel, ideal if you have a caravan or holiday home and will fit into limited space. Very sturdy, they offer 'storage for life' and can be used to accommodate a huge variety of items.
For specialist bicycle sheds, that can also be used for to protect other expensive equipment, refer to our guide to Secure Storage Solutions.
Heating will be a deciding factor on the variety of plants you are able to grow in a greenhouse and the number of plants that can be kept over winter. Here, Robert Hall goes through the pros and cons of the different types of heating that are available.
Grange are introducing several new fence panels and gates in 2017 and Andy Taylor has been looking at these fresh additions to their already impressive collection of timber products.
With the security of online purchases and protection of personal information a priority for our customers, David Coton is pleased to announce that gardensite.co.uk is now fully secure across the whole site.
Palmako are one of Europe's leading manufacturers of garden buildings using high quality Nordic timber, and David Coton is pleased that GardenSite can now offer their new range of versatile and beautifully constructed garden buildings.