Our Guide To Haddonstone Bird Baths And Sundials

Wildlife

Stone Bird Baths and Sundials make handsome features in any garden, as with their other cast stone ornaments they are an interesting mix of traditional and contemporary styles, all finely crafted and expertly designed

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 18th of June, 2019.

Our Guide To Haddonstone Stone Planters

Brands

The extensive collection of stone planters from Haddonstone encompasses classical, traditional and contemporary designs, all made to the same high standard with an emphasis on quality at each stage of the manufacturing process.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 18th of June, 2019.

What Do I Need For A Great Halloween Garden Party?

Stone Ornaments

You can create the spookiest Halloween Party in town with a spine chilling cast of para-normal misfits including ghosts, ghouls, zombies, vampires and many other sinister characters who inhabit the dark side. David Coton tells you how to transform your home and garden into a thoroughly scary experience.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 10th of October, 2018.

GardenSite Secures Limited Henri Studio Stock

Seasonal

GardenSite have secured the final delivery of Henri Studio cast stone garden ornaments to be distributed through Kelkay. We will be looking at ways of continuing to supply this popular range but at the moment we have only a limited amount of stock.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 24th of September, 2018.

Kelkay Launches Woodshaw Outdoor Timber Furniture

Statues

Woodshaw is the brand name of the new timber garden furniture and decorative features range that Kelkay, one of the UK's leading landscape materials suppliers, are launching following their acquisition of Anchorfast.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 24th of September, 2018.

GardenSite Visit Burbage Iron Craft

Bench

Burbage metal and wooden gates, fencing and railing have recently been added to GardenSite, and last week David Coton took the opportunity to visit their Cannock base.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Friday, 9th of March, 2018.

Leanne From Kelkay Receives GardenSite's Excellent Customer Service Award

Fence Panels

GardenSite partner, David Coton, is pleased to announce that Leanne Arrowsmith from Kelkay is the latest recipient of our Excellent Customer Service Award.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Friday, 18th of August, 2017.

Installing Garden Stepping Stones

Patio Kit

Stepping Stones for the garden can make an attractive path over a lawn or through gravel. More subtle than a solid line of flagstones but no less practical, protecting the lawn from wearing out and painting some interest on a blank canvas of grass.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Thursday, 18th of September, 2014.

How To Create A Romantic Victorian Garden

Brands

When the Victorian lady and her beau were romantically strolling through a garden, preferably with her chaperone at a discreet distance. What blooms would they stop to admire and which flowers’ scent might cause them to pause and enjoy?

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Thursday, 18th of September, 2014.

Choosing Timber and Wooden Planters

Garden Design

Looking to buy a timber planter but not sure what to purchase? David Coton provides some helpful advice on the many different designs that are available and how they can transform your patio and garden.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 21st of March, 2017.

Forest Launch Noise Reduction Fence Panels

Landscaping

With gardens becoming smaller, neighbours closer and roads busier, we all suffer from different forms of noise pollution. But, as Andy Taylor reports, Forest have now come up with a new kind of fencing that minimizes this nuisance.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Monday, 13th of November, 2017.

Grange Announce New Timber Products For 2017

Forest

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.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Friday, 13th of January, 2017.

Creating The Magical Outdoors With Garden Ornaments

Fence Panels

In the absence of real fairies, Nathan James Dodd has used delightful resin, stone and metal ornaments to create a magical garden for his children.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Sunday, 9th of October, 2016.

GardenSite Wins Home & Garden Award

Stone Ornaments

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’.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Friday, 22nd of January, 2016.

2016 Gardening Trends

Resin Sculptures

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.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 7th of January, 2016.

Populating Your Garden With Animal Ornaments And Statuary

Birds

Although we all like to encourage wildlife into the garden, creatures of a more inanimate nature can populate the landscape. Not all are native to the British Isles and David Coton describes how your outdoor space can become a haven for domestic, farmyard and wild animals.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 24th of June, 2015.

Create Your Own Jurassic World With These Dinosaurs

Bats

To coincide with the release of Jurassic World on 11 June, David Hall describes how you can create your own theme park with dinosaurs produced in fine detail and with enormous precision by Toscano and Borderstone.

Author: David Hall

Written by David Hall.
Published on Monday, 8th of June, 2015.

Creating A Classical Garden

Toscano

Garden Statuary, crafted in high quality materials, comes in many forms and here David Coton chooses some busts, sculptures, statues and water features that can create a genuine classical ambiance in any outdoor space.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Friday, 29th of May, 2015.

Container Gardening

Haddonstone

If you have a small garden, courtyard, or no garden at all, container growing might be the perfect way to fill your outside space with some of your favourite plants. David Coton considers timber and stone containers and how best to use them.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 11th of May, 2015.

GardenSite Visits Rowlinson Timber Products

Grow Your Own

In order to bring our customers the best quality products at the keenest prices, we insist on staying close to our suppliers. That's why David Coton and Nathan James Dodd spent a day recently at Rowlinson, manufacturers of quality timber garden products.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 6th of May, 2015.

GardenSite Visits Borderstone Manufacturing Facility

Outdoor Living

Borderstone's impressive range of ornamental stoneware has always proved popular on GardenSite, and partners David Coton and Andrew Hall recently paid a visit to their manufacturing and distribution base in Nottinghamshire.

Author: Martyn Loach

Written by Martyn Loach.
Published on Monday, 30th of July, 2018.

Grange Introduce Ultimate Fencing

Sculptures

The Ultimate range of fencing is the new offering from Grange and, as David Coton explains, this is a collection of contemporary lap panels that is already receiving increasing attention from our customers.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Friday, 11th of August, 2017.

David Coton Visits Forest Timber Garden Products

Fence Panels

Forest are one of GardenSite's major suppliers of timber sheds and garden structures, fencing and associated landscaping products. One of our partners, David Coton, last week enjoyed a visit to their headquarters and transport hub at Hartlebury near Kidderminster.

Author: Martyn Loach

Written by Martyn Loach.
Published on Sunday, 30th of October, 2016.