Tag: Garden

Garden shelter ideas: how to choose

Designing your garden around built structures can add a whole new dimension to both the look and way you experience your green space. Functionally, of course, you will gain somewhere to sit out of the rain or – hopefully – in the shade. But you’ll also gain a striking design statement – dividing your garden…

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23 Sep 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

How to Create your Own Cottage Garden

If you’re looking to design and create a pretty and traditional cottage garden, there are a few things you should bear in mind. Cottage gardens should appear as if rules have gone out of the window and your plants and flowers have been set free from restrictions and boundaries. Your garden should be alive with…

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21 Feb 18

Contemporary Design for Small Gardens

Small gardens can at times be difficult to work with. The amount of space that they do offer can often feel limiting but it is certainly not impossible to achieve a stylish, contemporary look with a few clever tips and tricks. Creating Lines If you want to keep your garden looking organic with a modern…

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21 Feb 18

Sloping Garden Ideas

So, your garden has a slope? No problem – simply use these handy sloping garden ideas for adapting your decking to the property, and you’ll make your yard, garden and the decking itself look more attractive and last longer. There are a number of choices of deck styles and uses of materials that can aid you in realising your…

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20 Feb 18

The 10 Most Influential Garden Bloggers in the UK

Here at AVS, we like to keep our finger on the pulse of who the biggest influencers are in garden blogging. We thought it would be a great idea to get our readers to vote on which garden blog they think is the best! We have gathered up a list of 10 very influential bloggers…

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10 Apr 16