Timber

David Coton's Review Of Glee 2019

Wildlife

GLEE is the garden retail industry's annual show at the NEC in Birmingham. David Coton took the opportunity to visit this year's event to catch up on the news, visit current/potential suppliers and evaluate new products we would like to offer on GardenSite in the coming year.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 12th of September, 2019.

Zest 4 Leisure Introduce New Products For 2018

Timber

Zest 4 Leisure have always offered a popular range of timber garden furniture and this week at GLEE, the garden industry's leading trade show, David Coton had the opportunity to review their new products for 2018.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 13th of September, 2017.

Palmako Timber Garden Houses Now Available

Garden Furniture

Palmako are one of Europe's leading manufacturers of garden buildings of many different styles that all use high quality Nordic timber, and David Coton is pleased that GardenSite can now offer their new versatile and beautifully constructed product range..

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 10th of January, 2017.

David Coton Visits Forest Timber Garden Products

Timber

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.

Urban And Contemporary Garden Structures from Grange

Arbour

Grange have a long history of manufacturing decorative timber garden structures. Their new Urban and Contemporary collections feature the type of sharp, clean lines that David Coton thinks will benefit any modern landscape.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 21st of April, 2016.

Women Responsible For Increased Shed Sales

Grange

So long a male reserve, the garden shed is now gaining popularity among women. Today's 'She-sheds' are last year's 'man caves' and used for a variety of purposes as Nathan James Dodd has recently discovered.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 28th of July, 2015.

GardenSite Visits Rowlinson Timber Products

Timber

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.

Zest Receives Our Best Selling Arbour Award

Outdoor Living

David Coton spent a day in north Wales recently to present Zest4Leisure with an award for their Dorset Arbour achieving the highest sales on GardenSite in 2014 and to see what's in store for this year.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 30th of April, 2015.

GardenSite Visits Grange Fencing Garden Products

Patio

Grange is a timber products firm that has been around more than most, so Nathan James Dodd and David Coton from GardenSite visited their Telford base to see how the company's impressive range is manufactured.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 29th of April, 2015.

GardenSite Shed Donated To Local School

Picnic Table

Regular readers of The Gardener blog will remember the workshop GardenSite supplied to the Gracechurch Shopping Centre in Sutton Coldfield earlier in the year. David Coton now reports that it has subsequently been donated to a local school in north Birmingham.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Sunday, 23rd of November, 2014.

Surprising Uses for the Humble Garden Shed

Sheds

In this post, David Coton from GardenSite takes a look at some standard, unusual and more unorthodox ways of getting the most out of your garden shed this summer.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 24th of July, 2014.

Forest Garden acquires the business of M & M Timber Ltd

Metal Sheds

A very reputable and well known supplier of garden structures within the garden centre industry, M&M Timber Ltd, has been bought out by another, the Forest Garden Group on 23rd December 2013.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 7th of January, 2014.

Why Do Men Love Their Sheds? Countdown to Fathers Day...

Garden Furniture

When you consider the amount of literature there is regarding sheds, the realization strikes home that they are part of the male psyche. With Father's Day this Sunday we look at why men love their sheds.

Author: Martyn Loach

Written by Martyn Loach.
Published on Monday, 10th of June, 2013.