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5 ways to prevent scorched grass this summer

Even in rainy old England, the summer months serve sun suffice to scorch your grass! Much how we’ve all been burned during a July getaway to somewhere hot and coastal, you might see your lawns browning and wilting this summer. Here are five tips for guarding your garden when the sun’s at its strongest. 1)…

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15 Jul 18

5 reasons to use AVS for your fencing supplies

After 25 years spent delivering high-quality fencing solutions to customers working on landscaping and construction projects, both business-driven and DIY-focused, AVS Fencing Supplies have grown to nine branches across South and East England. An unbridled knowledge of fencing meets unwavering confidence in our stock to create a proven winning formula: the foundation for any project,…

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12 Jul 18

The complete guide to pet fencing

We love our pets: we love them for their individuality; we love them for their freedom. But these charming animal spirits aren’t such great news when you’re watching a much-loved family companion charging off towards a busy road. This is where pet fencing comes in. Being a responsible pet owner means keeping your animals safe…

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01 Jun 18

How to design your own landscaped garden

Not many of us have the skill or resource to build a home from scratch, but if you have a grand gardening design in mind, you can create something wonderful on your own. It will take some planning, and probably a fair deal of sweat, but you don’t have to spend a fortune to make…

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24 May 18

The lowdown on this year’s must-have gardening tools

Gardening kits can be very cheap and basic. You don’t need much more than a fork, trowel and rake to tend to most plots. But, just as no cyclist is happy without the latest lights and water bottles, gardeners love nothing better than a shiny new gadget. Product designers are always looking for ways to…

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24 May 18

North Lancing Primary School re-builds garden bug area

We’ve been taken aback by some of the amazing causes local community members are committed to helping. From swimming galas, summer fayres to school plays, there’s nothing more rewarding than a community getting together to better something. This is why we set up the AVS Local Community Fund.   THE AVS LOCAL COMMUNITY FUND  We…

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10 May 18

Quick growing vegetables for easy gardening

There is nothing like growing and harvesting your own garden grown vegetables and it isn’t difficult to do. Even better is that many spring and summer vegetables grow and ripen quickly, so you don’t have to wait too long to reap the rewards! The other benefit of these quick growing vegetables is that you can…

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27 Apr 18

The AVS guide to laying artificial grass

Artificial grass doesn’t scream fake in the way that it used to. Now, the materials and tools for laying artificial grass as a DIY job is getting better and better: they are increasingly good quality, easy to use, and, most importantly, good looking. AVS’s range of artificial grasses provides durable, usable and affordable surfacing for…

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27 Apr 18

10 spring garden tips to get summer-ready

The only reliable thing about the British weather is its unreliability. But although the time when spring will be finally unsprung is a changeable feat, you can plan good spring garden to prepare for the season of seeds, spring cleaning, and maybe even some sunshine with these spring gardening tips.   1. Clean and replace…

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18 Apr 18

How to build a wire fence with wood posts

Wire fencing is a quick and cost-effective way to put barriers around even large areas of land. It’s a staple of agricultural and animal fencing, and chain link fences are also popular with gardeners, home chicken keepers, and pet owners. AVS Fencing can supply everything you need to erect your wire fence with wooden fence…

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29 Mar 18