Fire Fragrances

Creating Fire Fragrances Fire fragrances are easy,cheap and effective to create beautiful aromas either indoors or outdoors.At this time of year log fires,fire pits and chimeneas come into their own and lighting a real fire adds ambiance to any setting.The combination of  flickering flames,crackling logs and the aromatic smells of a real log fire are magical.But ,it can be enhanced … Continue reading

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Barbecuing the Christmas Turkey

Barbecuing the Christmas Turkey Serves 8-10 1 x 5 kg turkey Kettle BBQ Plenty of charcoal Chimney starter Oven thermometer Chosen marinade Barbecuing the Christmas turkey seems to be an increasingly popular option and with Christmas only 6 days away it’s time to start thinking about it.We think nothing about barbecuing a chicken, so up-scale it a bit and barbecuing the Christmas turkey should be easy! … Continue reading

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Garden Shed Security

Garden Shed Security Garden shed security is something we all need to think about to keep our valuables safe and avoid the stress, hassle and expense of replacing stolen items.Sheds provide a great storage solution utilising garden space, meaning that your garage and indoor living space are freed up and de-cluttered.Your garden shed is also versatile ,ideal for storing items which are … Continue reading

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Storage Boxes

Storage Boxes Storage boxes are one of the wide variety of storage solutions available to add to your garden.What you choose depends on what you need to store,the size of your garden and your budget.The choice includes plastic storage boxes, wooden garden chests,garden sheds, log stores,metal storettes,bike sheds,wooden wall-stores and box stores, there really is something for everyone and their individual storage needs.Perhaps … Continue reading

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Heating your Greenhouse

Heating your Greenhouse through Winter If you haven’t already ,it’s time to think about heating your greenhouse if you want to keep growing throughout  the winter.Apparently, we’ve got some extremely cold temperatures on the way so there is no time like the present.A few weeks ago I wrote about insulating your greenhouse with special UV stabilised bubble wrap which is step 1. to keep growing … Continue reading

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Choosing Which Logs to Burn

Choosing Logs If you have wood burning appliances either in your home or items such as fire pits or braziers in your garden then you will need a good supply of quality logs to burn.Buying cheap, unseasoned logs is a false economy as they will burn poorly and you will need more of them to make and maintain your fire.Quality logs will cost more … Continue reading

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Deep Clean your Gas BBQ

How tO Deep Clean your Gas BBQ Deep clean your gas BBQ before storing for winter to protect it and ensure you have a great BBQ to use next summer.Your gas BBQ is an investment that will repay you many times over if you take a few simple steps to look after it.Gas BBQ maintenance doesn’t sound like fun but … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Insulation for Winter

Greenhouse Insulation Using Bubble Wrap For the second time this week I’ve had to scrape the ice of the car so there is no denying the temperature has dropped and it’s time to think about greenhouse insulation.Greenhouses are great as they extend the growing season at both ends and properly insulated and heated you can grow fresh salad leaves and … Continue reading

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Log Stores for Sale

  Log Stores for Sale It’s Halloween ,ghosts and ghouls are out an about and its time to stay inside and get warm by the log burner.If you have any wood burning appliances in your home or garden its time to start looking for quality log stores for sale to keep your logs in tip top condition for the cold … Continue reading

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Shed Bases for Sale

Hawklok Shed Bases for Sale If you are looking for Shed bases for sale that are eco-friendly, no maintenance, value for money, made in the U.K and that are quick and easy to lay take a look at the Hawklok shed base system. This is made up of a unique set of polypropylene blocks that are designed so you can … Continue reading

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