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The Benefits of Planting Trees in your Garden
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The Benefits of Planting Trees in your Garden

Small trees are a great addition to any landscape and can be used to great effect. Here, Charlie shares the benefits of adding extra greenery to increase buying potential.

How To Build a Pergola

By Charlie AlboneOn 14 Apr

Pergolas can be relatively inexpensive and quick to build, but the pleasure you’ll get out of them will be long lasting. Our Gardening Guru, Charlie Albone, shows you how!

Top 5 Winter Gardening Mistakes

Are you guilty of over-loving your lawn and garden? Follow these 5 simple tips to ensure your garden is winter proof.

How to Improve Sandy Soil

By Charlie AlboneOn 7 Apr

Sand on the beach is great, but when it comes to gardening it brings its own problems. Charlie Albone shows you how, with a little bit of TLC, your sandy soil will deliver results and leave your plants and trees to thrive.

Garden Inspiration: 14 Beautiful DIY Fairy Garden Ideas

Ever wanted to run away with the fairies? Well now you don't have to - they can come to you! Here are 14 inventive ideas to make your very own fairy garden at home.

3 Ways to Style Your Backyard

The backyard is a reflection of your lifestyle and personality. To get you inspired, here are 3 distinct looks and the tips on how to achieve each one.

Top Tips to Create a Formal Garden

By Charlie AlboneOn 18 Mar

The clean and classic lines of a formal garden are a great way to smarten up the outside of any property. Charlie Albone shares his expert advice.

Create the Wow Factor in your Home with Flowers

Creating a standout floral arrangement for your home isn't as complicated as you may think. Follow these 5 steps to achieving a decorative wow factor.

How to Make the Most of Small Outdoor Spaces

Want to come home to your own urban oasis after a hectic day in the office? No matter what size your backyard is, it's possible to create a functional outdoor sanctuary with careful planning and a few expert tips.

Great Screening Ideas for your Garden

By Charlie AlboneOn 2 Mar

Got a small garden and an ugly fence? Give your garden that designer look for less with these fantastic screening solutions from Charlie Albone.

How to Build a Retaining Wall

By Charlie AlboneOn 13 Feb

Retaining walls are a fantastic solution to unlevel gardens. Our Gardening guru Charlie Albone shows you how!