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roof garden taking shape

My roof garden has been gradually evolving: it was constructed over a year ago but planting has been piecemeal and experimental. Last year I was very hard hearted and didn't water as I wanted everything to be able to fend for itself but with the dry Spring last year this made for a very slow start and many seeds just…

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Added by Rose Lennard on April 24, 2011 at 23:04 — No Comments


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Garden design tips learnt from a Surrey Bluebell wood

Easter Weekend, - the shops are closed, the sun is out, so it's a day for a family walk in our local bluebell woods

Luckily, we are within walking distance of a fantastic National Trust property with an amazing bluebell wood. It's the hottest driest latest Easter in my lifetime, and as we…

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Added by Claire Brown on April 24, 2011 at 14:55 — 1 Comment

Peak Surfacing launch new safety surface for childrens play areas

Peak surfacing are now able to supply and fit rubber safety surfacing in Yorkshire,Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. 

A seamless granulated rubber surface for childrens play areas,either commercial or domestic,swimming pool or hot tub surrounds and sports surfaces.

Our rubber crumb system consists of 2 layers,a base layer of coarse black granules made from recycled automotive rubber,laid at a depth to meet european regulations with regard to critical fall heights.

The…

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Added by Peak surfacing ltd. on April 22, 2011 at 12:30 — 1 Comment

Garden Design London: A week in the life of a London Based Garden Design and Build Company: Week 10-15 2011

  • Earth Designs have been contacted by David Lloyd Leisure with regards to becoming a recommended supplier for their employee incentive scheme. Our postal design service and…
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Added by Katrina Kieffer- Wells on April 20, 2011 at 11:31 — No Comments


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Retail store makeover completes using Ultra Floor

Northern Flooring Ltd. primed then levelled a retail store floor with Ultra Floor products.

 

Outfit, an Arcadia Group out-of-town retail store, recently opened to the public at the Ventura Retail Park in Tamworth.

 

The store's retail unit was previously occupied and therefore required sub-floor preparation prior to new floor coverings being laid and the shop fit out.

 

Flooring contractors, Northern…

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Added by Instarmac Group on April 20, 2011 at 11:12 — No Comments

Celebrate the Royal Wedding with Green-tech

Our invitations didn't arrive for the Royal Wedding, so the Green-tech team has decided to have it's own Royal Celebration.

In true royal tradition you can…

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Added by Green-tech on April 20, 2011 at 10:31 — No Comments

Towards Modern Design?

On another thread on LJN I recently posted a comment lamenting the innate conservatism of design in this country.  The context of that comment belongs to a different discussion, but I think the point is worth exploring for its own sake.

If contemporary garden and landscape design is going to look at it best then it needs a suitable backdrop in just the same way that modern buildings need to be given an appropriate context in the nature of their setting.  The general drift of modern…

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Added by Paul Ridley on April 19, 2011 at 13:38 — 2 Comments

Sales Advisor wanted for Green-tech sales team.

Overview



Green-tech, based in Nun Monkton near York is the number one supplier to the UK’s landscaping industry.  Due to continued expansion a new sales role has been created in the ‘Sales’ division.



This is an office…

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Added by Green-tech on April 19, 2011 at 11:55 — No Comments

How To Make a Wildflower Meadow Part One

Introduction

This is not the complete guide to making meadows - it's not even close to it. We have a list of links and books on our website from much better qualified folk…

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Added by Nick Mann on April 18, 2011 at 21:30 — 1 Comment


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Hozelock put up for sale for £200 million

Simon Laffin, the company's chairman, is consulting with a number of banks about a sales process which is likely to be finalised by the end of the year, according to reports over the weekend. Rothschild is said to be among the banks to be favoured to lead the sale process.

This marks the third time in four years that CVC Capital Partners, the private equity company which owns Hozelock's parent company, Rasindeck, has tried to offload…

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Added by Phil Voice on April 18, 2011 at 19:56 — 2 Comments


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Some DIY tips from a PR professional

Forever conscious that with a little knowledge and effort you can gain some valuable exposure for your business, I thought I'd point to a very helpful article from PR professional Sarah Hall.

 

Sarah has written a piece titled DIY PR for start ups and from it you can pick up some tips on what might constitute news, how to research what may appeal to editors and how to spot potential…

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Added by Craig McGinty on April 18, 2011 at 17:10 — No Comments

New Outdoor Furniture From McVeigh Parker - Designed For The Toughest Environments

Manufactured by the UK's most technologically advanced producer of sustainable, high performance, environmentally friendly recycled plastic products.

 

Made from 100% recycled plastic. Low maintenance, weatherproof and vandal resistant. Lasts five times longer than timber reducing whole life costs. Tough, durable, will not chip, crack or splinter. No rot, non toxic and  impenetrable by insects such as woodworm. 100% recycled and recyclable.

 

One of the picnic…

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Added by Lucy @ Mcveigh Parker Fencing on April 18, 2011 at 15:44 — No Comments

Lawn edging

You can read more about lawn edging At lawn edging

or on our ebay shop ebay lawn edging

 

here is another part from our customers list ( no names and first line of address)

100% satisfactio- had no unsatesfied…

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Added by Ofer El-hashahar on April 18, 2011 at 14:15 — No Comments

Lawn edging

I read this week, as a fire fighter- retained (part time) about work/lesiure balance.  One recomended thing (that succesful people do) is to reduce unneeded tasks!

 

or how not to be like this hamster that his life seems like one very long task.

 

 

 

 

Lawn edging reduce thew work at more than 70 % of the time it takes do the edging ... month after month and year after year. ( you can read how on our site)…

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Added by Ofer El-hashahar on April 18, 2011 at 14:01 — No Comments

New Etesia Dealer Appointment

As part of Etesia's on-going plan for expansion in the UK, the company has announced the appointment of GMS Garden Machinery Services of Holyhead for the sales and after-sales…

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Added by Chris Bassett on April 18, 2011 at 13:59 — No Comments

5 Easy Steps To Easier Gardening





What began as a set of insights aimed at making gardening life easier for Seniors, has now evolved into a far more generally-applicable set of systems which make life easier for any gardener at all. A glance over the items listed below can inform absolutely anyone about labor and money-saving methods of gardening.



1. Less Turf, Lawn Edging



By cutting down the area of lawn we are faced with continually maintaining, we free up land for other purposes…

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Added by Ofer El-hashahar on April 17, 2011 at 0:03 — No Comments


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400m² Laboratory sub-floor prepared in only 2 days using Ultra Floor

NKS Flooring Ltd. damp proofed, primed and levelled a laboratory floor using a complete system of products from Ultra Floor.

 

Experienced contractors and CFA members, NKS Flooring Ltd. have completed a 400m² flooring project at a York University laboratory in Yate using high-performance Ultra Floor sub-floor preparation products.

 

The product started with the power floated floor being diamond ground the company's…

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Added by Instarmac Group on April 15, 2011 at 15:23 — No Comments

Colours of Change for Ferrari Tractors



The complete range of Ferrari tractors, which includes the Raptor, Vipar, Cobram, Thor, Vega and the recently launched Cromo models, is being updated for 2011to include a brand new colour scheme of green and silver.

 

The new colours are now available for order, with production already well underway…

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Added by Chris Bassett on April 14, 2011 at 11:09 — No Comments

All About Gardening - Lincolnshire Showground 1st to 3rd July

We will be attending the brand new gardening show to be held at Lincolnshire Showground in July this year

 

 

See 1000s of beautiful plants on sale at reduced prices, get expert advice from experienced growers, plus fantastic food and drink as well as horticultural gifts and accessories. Call 01702 549623 or email jen@aztecevents.co.uk Advance…

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Added by Unreal Gardens - John Stobart on April 14, 2011 at 10:00 — 2 Comments

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