Most people would assume that gardening is one of the best activities to take part in if you have arthritis. Now, this is not the case. Whilst it may help to take your mind away from your pain for a small amount of time, it …
If you have children, you will be well aware that children’s toys are so expensive. This does include children’s garden toys! One way to keep the costs down is by making children’s play equipment yourself! Today, we are going to share with you how you can do this!
For The Beginners
If you are not skilled in DIY projects, you don’t need to worry, there are still some ways you can DIY your own children play equipment.
One of the most common projects for people who are not so confident in DIY is a water wall. This allows for a lot of creativity and only simple building required. With you only needing a large piece of wood, and some pipes plus buckets and funnels. All of these items will make a simple water wall that offers hours of endless fun for children of all ages!
You may also find that you can buy cheaper packages to make swings or slides in stores. These will come with instructions for you to follow, making them fairly simple for anyone to build.
For The More Experienced DIYers
For those of you that are more experienced, you may be looking to make something that is more of a challenge.
So, why don’t you start completely from scrath to make your own play equipment. But all the raw materials that you need and build this yourself completely from the beginning. You may need to watch tutorials to gain the right angles, but you will create a product that is 100% unique.
We have also noticed that DIY lovers have been heading out and making their own wendy houses for children. With you being able to style and build this exactly as you wish to create your children’s dream garden playhouse!
Creating edible gardens is one trend that we saw a spike within 2020. With many novice gardeners taking the plunge and creating an edible garden. You may be wondering what an edible garden even is. Well, today we are going to share with you what …
It is without a doubt that your front garden is just as important, if not more important, than your back garden. With this being the first aspect of your home people see when they drive by or come to visit.
The design of your front garden is completely up to you, with some homes having larger front gardens than others. Making the most of the space you have it key.
One of the most popular choices when creating the dream front garden is bushes. They can act as a nice border to your home. They will take a lot of care as you do not want them to become overgrown and taking over your front garden.
A popular choice for homes that do not have much of a front garden is hanging baskets. These can be hung by your front door to add a nice splash of colour to your home. Allowing you to display a range of plants and colours outside your home.
Gardening is a hobby and a skill which most assume to be easy. However, there are some mistakes which can easily be made. Today, we are going to share with you some mistakes which we have all made.
One of the easiest and most common mistakes to make as a gardener is planting seeds or bulbs within the wrong months. It is a super easy mistake to make as most people will assume seeds being sold can be planted when purchased. This is wrong, packets of seeds are sold throughout the year and on the back, you will find the months they should be planted within.
Another mistake which is commonly made is overwatering. We all know that our flowers and plants need watering and cared for. But it is possible to overwater them, causing them to die. You should always take into consideration how much water you are giving your plants. Do not water them until the water is showing about the soil as this can be too much.