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Garden Clear-up

Our clients garden had been left unattended too for some time. The beds had overgrown, the lawn was 18in tall and weeds had completely covered the large gravel-covered areas. We worked hard to bring the garden back; stripping out the weeds and mowing the lawn. We now have to tackle the fencing and remove the [...]

By |September 22nd, 2016|gardening|0 Comments

Roof felting

The roof of this summer house was leaking badly due to large areas of missing roof felt and roof timbers out of place. We repaired the roof timbers first and strengthened the frame where necessary, then applied a complete new covering of quality black felt. The finished result not only looks smart but will last [...]

By |September 13th, 2016|gardening, Handyman|0 Comments

Landscaping

The garden had been ignored for nearly a decade and had considerable weed and unwanted vegetation growth. So the plant-life was stripped out and the soil turned. As building work was ongoing in the house and there was no access to the garden other than through the house, the waste was being dumped in the [...]

By |July 29th, 2016|Domestic, gardening, Handyman|0 Comments

Fencing

Our client asked us to replace the aging fence panels with new like-for-like. The existing wooden posts were reinforced and the new panels fitted. We also added wooden post caps and finally gave everything a good coat of Cuprinol rich oak preservative. It is sometimes the simplest things which can transform a garden or space, [...]

By |July 15th, 2016|Domestic, gardening, Handyman|0 Comments