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Topsoil – a beginners guide

As a newbie to the gardening world, you’re going to hear a lot of words you may not have heard before, or simply haven’t had a reason to take notice of. One of those words you’re bound to come across, … Continue reading

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5 Ways to help stop moles damaging your garden turf

You’ve spent all that time and money to get your lawn just right. You prepared the ground the way the experts said, you bought high-quality garden turf, and now you’d just like to sit back and enjoy your hard work. … Continue reading

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An introduction to aerating your garden turf

You fertilise your turf, you water it, you mow it, and you may even top-dress it from time to time, but do you aerate it? People tend to fall into one of three camps -those that do aerate, those that … Continue reading

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Are coffee grounds good for my garden turf?

You might have heard about coffee grounds being used to feed the garden turf on your lawn. But, do they really work? In this short article, we’ll answer some of the common questions people ask about the seemingly strange idea … Continue reading

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5 Reasons your lawn is good for the environment

Maybe your house has a lawn because it was there when you moved in, or perhaps you lovingly created your own lawn with some high-quality garden turf from Ivinghoe Turf. Whatever your reasons for having a lawn, it’s great that … Continue reading

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When is the best time of year to lay turf?

Autumn is generally considered the best time of year to lay lawn turf, but it is possible to lay turf all year round, as long as you take a few factors into consideration. In this short article, we’ll go through … Continue reading

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Practical and unusual ways to get rid of old or spare garden turf

So, you’ve laid your garden grass rolls, and your new lawn is looking great, but what do you do with the old turf you dug up, and the offcuts from your new turf? In this short article, we’ll give you … Continue reading

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How to choose the right garden turf

With so much choice available, both online and instore, choosing the best garden turf for your garden can be confusing. To help make the choice a little easier, use the 3 tips below next time you decide it’s time for … Continue reading

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How do you water a lawn?

Watering garden turf, whether it’s an established lawn or fresh grass rolls, is a simple process, but to do it right, it’s important you follow these three basic rules: 1. Don’t overwater It’s easy to assume that because the new … Continue reading

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The right way to mow your lawn

Mowing your lawn shouldn’t be difficult, as long as you have the right equipment and you’re physically able. But, there is a right way and wrong way to mow your lawn. In this article, we’ll give you 4 basic steps … Continue reading

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