How to use Mushroom Compost in your Garden

Prepare the Soil
  • Ensure the soil is well-draining and has good aeration.
Test the pH
  • Check the pH of your soil. Mushroom compost is often slightly alkaline, so it’s essential to monitor and adjust pH if necessary.
Incorporate into Existing Soil
  • Mix the mushroom compost thoroughly with your existing soil. Aim for an even distribution.
Amend Garden Beds
  • Spread a layer of mushroom compost over garden beds, typically around 2 to 4 inches deep.
  • Use mushroom compost as a mulch around plants. This helps retain moisture, suppress weeds, and gradually releases nutrients.
Vegetable Gardens
  • Mix mushroom compost into

How to Install a Sleeper Border

Gather Materials
  • Acquire timber sleepers suitable for outdoor use you can use any type of sleeper but our 100x200x2400 sleepers are most common for this kind of project.
  • Purchase galvanized screws or bolts for securing the sleepers. The best product to use is our structural timber bolts these are perfect for building a secure planter.
Mark the Border
  • Use stakes and string to outline the border where the sleepers will be installed.
Prepare the Ground
  • Clear the area of any debris, rocks, or vegetation.
  • Level the ground to ensure a stable foundation.
Install the First Layer
  • Place the first

How to Install Artificial Grass

Prepare the Area
  • Clear the existing grass, weeds, or debris.
  • Level the ground and ensure proper drainage.
Install Edging
  • Clear the existing grass, weeds, or debris.
Add a Base
  • Install 50/100mm type 1 MOT and compact using a vibrating compactor plate. Apply a layer of grit sand or granite dust as a final layer before installing the grass, this will help you achieve flat level surface.
Compact the Base
  • Compact the base using a vibrating plate compactor for a firm surface.
Lay Geotextile Membrane
  • Place a geotextile membrane to prevent weed growth.
Roll Out the Artificial Grass
  • Unroll the artificial grass and allow

2024 Scott’s plant and digger hire services

New for 2024 Scott’s plant and digger hire services is a valuable resource for individuals and businesses involved in construction, landscaping, or various outdoor projects. Here are some key points to consider: Diverse Equipment Range: We Provide a diverse range of plant and digger equipment to cater to different project needs.which includes excavators, dumper trucks, compactor plates and more. Well-Maintained Equipment: We regularly maintain and inspect our equipment to ensure optimal performance and safety. Well-maintained machinery is crucial for customer satisfaction. Flexible Rental Options: We offer flexible rental terms, including daily, weekly, and monthly options. This allows clients to choose a plan that suits

Scott’s Grab Hire

Using Scotts grab hire can provide several benefits, depending on your needs. Here are some ways it can help you out on your projects: Efficiency: Grab hire services are known for their efficiency in handling various materials. The grab arm allows for quick loading and unloading, reducing the time needed for tasks like waste removal or material delivery. Versatility: Scotts grab hire is versatile and can be used for a range of projects, from construction site clearance to landscaping. It can handle different types of materials, including soil, aggregates, and construction waste. Cost-Effective: Compared to traditional methods, Scotts grab hire can be cost-effective.

Stunning Project by SP Landscapes

An awesome project completed by SP Landscapes.

This stunning project was completed by SP Landscapes who are based in the north west. Providing the full landscape design and installation package. This project consists of various materials supplied by ourselves. For any more information on this project or if you require any further intonation on any of the materials you see please give our team a call today 0161 241 2788

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