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Garden project – Seeding the lawn

With all the structural and hard landscaping complete with our garden project it is now time to tackle the lawn and turning it from a patch of brown mud into ...
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Garden steep bank terracing

Finishing the patio and garden

With the bulk of the major structural work that had to be undertaken around the property now complete it's time to look at the parts of the garden in need ...
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Garden lights installed into decking and sleeper wall

Add garden lights to your patio

With the patio construction pretty much complete and now laid in the 3 major zones around the perimeter of the house (garage, kitchen/dining room, side return) it's now time to ...
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Grouting patio joints

Enhance your property by laying a new patio – part #6

One thing you don’t want when you’ve just grouted your patio is to have torrential rain in the next 24 hours which is exactly what we got. The grout had ...
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Slabs laid ready for grouting

Enhance your property by laying a new patio – part #5

With the ground levelled, falls going the right way around the property and the MoT type 1 spread over and compacted with a petrol plate the slab laying is now ...
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Slate Tiles

Enhance your property by laying a new patio – part #4

With most of the below ground works finished it’s now time to start building the ground back up. A green led laser level (more easily seen in daylight) was used ...
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New drainage pipe for channel drain

Enhance your property by laying a new patio – part #3

Round by the garage and the back door of the property the wall of the garage is built into the bank of the house next door. The gravel boards of ...
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subbase collapse under patio

Enhance your property by laying a new patio – part #2

This is part 2 of the patio replacement project which we are starting for the summer. We have pulled up the old patio slabs revealing the thin sand base layer ...
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