Slate Patio

A Simple Guide to Building a Slate Patio

There’s nothing better than relaxing out in your garden on a sunny day, but what can make this even more enjoyable is if you’re kicking back on top of a slate patio. With its eye-catching slate panels, this type of patio makes for a bold statement on your garden’s character. Any type of patio, though, conjures up images of lugging …

garden

5 Ways to Bring New Life to Your Garden

Despite being vibrant landscapes full of life and everything Mother Nature has to offer, gardens can become dull and tired very quickly. In order to keep your garden fresh and exciting, you need to make sure that it’s regularly maintained and tweaked. And, don’t worry, you’re not expected to spend thousands of dollars installing water fountains and completely redesigning your …

Planter box

Create Space by Building a Wooden Planter Box

Space is a valuable commodity, so it’s a great idea to try and maximize the space you’ve got in your garden for decoration. However, maybe the soil in your part of the world isn’t particularly plant friendly. Or maybe the only space you have available is a concrete yard. Thankfully, there’s an option which means you can exploit the space …

book shelf make

Putting up a Shelf in 5 Easy Steps

If you want to master home improvement then there’s one task – above all others – which you need to be able to do. And that’s put up a shelf. Every house, after all, needs shelves. They increase storage space, help to clean up clutter and also act as wonderful bases for displays. However, although a shelf may seem a …