December

What To Do In The Garden In December

Wildlife

Whether it's a bleak December or the more mild weather we are becoming used to, you can still spend useful time in the garden. David Coton suggests the jobs that can occupy the shortening days.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 20th of November, 2017.

Winter Products To Combat Ice And Snow

December

With a cold snap on the way and freezing weather predicted, Andy Taylor reviews a range of outdoor products that will prove useful over the next few weeks.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Monday, 9th of January, 2017.

How To Keep Your Pond Ice Free

Winter Ponds

During the winter months your pond will invariably get covered in ice. What should you do? Dan Everton's guide to keeping your pond from freezing over in the winter will provide the answers.

Author: Dan Everton

Written by Dan Everton.
Published on Monday, 9th of January, 2017.

Our Top Light Up Christmas Penguins

Winter Ponds

Although from the southern hemisphere, while Santa Claus hails from the North Pole, penguins are essential Christmas characters and Andy Taylor explains how to complete your decorations with this quirky flightless bird.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Friday, 21st of November, 2014.

How To Prevent Your Pond From Freezing

Christmas Lights

Although winter may be coming to an end, freezing temperatures are still predicted and Dan Everton from our Aquatics Superstore recommends using ice prevention products to safeguard your pond.

Author: Dan Everton

Written by Dan Everton.
Published on Monday, 22nd of February, 2016.

Create An Outdoor Christmas Lighting Display

Winter Ponds

Whether contemporary or traditional, Outdoor Christmas Lighting adds a magical dimension to everyone's celebrations. With modern technology, Nathan James Dodd suggests that there's a huge choice of lighting and brilliant effects to satisfy even the most vivid imagination.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 15th of December, 2015.

Our Guide To Choosing The Right Garden Fence Panel

Christmas Lights

Fencing normally takes a battering in the autumn and winter, but David Coton explains that if you need replacement panels or are thinking of erecting a fence for the first time, there's a wide choice including featheredge, overlap, domed or trellis.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 4th of December, 2014.

How To Prepare Your Garden For Winter

Stormy Weather

This is my guide on how to prepare your garden for the winter it's about to endure, I'll go over basic measures you can take to prevent any future problems from the dip in temperature.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 23rd of January, 2014.

Outdoor Storage Solutions For Snowy Weather

Winter Gardening

During bad weather like the recent snow, outside storage provides particularly useful extra space for sheltering anything from garden tools and equipment to bikes and sunbeds, protecting them from the elements and also potential theft. We spend enough on these items, so it is only sensible to look after them rather than watch them rust and corrode.

Author: Robert Hall

Written by Robert Hall.
Published on Thursday, 24th of January, 2013.

How to Achieve Winter Colour with Shrubs

Log Stores

In the bleak mid-winter it's encouraging to know that, even in this coldest season, some reassuringly warm colour can be present in the garden.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 14th of January, 2013.