5 Types of Water Features for Small Gardens

Image Credit It is always a great idea to have a garden in your home, regardless of how small that green patch may be. Not only does a garden lend a breath of fresh air—quite literally, as plants give off a lot of oxygen and take in harmful carbon dioxide—but it also makes the atmosphere more visually and aesthetically pleasing. And if there is something better than owning a garden,

Adding Green To Your Fingers And Maintaining Your Garden

Image Credit In the modern world, gardening and other outside work is becoming less and less common. With a huge portion of the world’s population living in cities, confined to small apartments and living without gardens, it can be hard to find the chance to make use of a space like this. If you ever find yourself with one, though, it will be important that you have the skills to

Getting Your Garden Ready for Summer

Image source  Summer may not seem like it is close, but it will be here before you know it, and so it is vital that your garden is ready. After all, is there anything better than enjoying a barbecue with friends during the warmer months? Or, what about relaxing in the garden with a good book and a nice glass of wine? Well, you won’t want to do this if

Darker bedrooms could help you get a better nights sleep

Window coverings could help you get a better nights sleep Sleep is a vital part of life and at the Night Helper we know that as well as any! Sleep promotes an active lifestyle, good mental health and overall well being. Despite the known benefits of sleep there are a lot of people around the world who just don’t get enough. A survey was picked up by the UK National

How To Create A Family Garden

Image Credit Creating a garden that is perfect for the family is easier than ever, whether you’re a professional designer or just a keen gardener who enjoys being outside. Gardens play an integral part in keeping your family active and happy, particularly during the summer months, and whether you’re looking to host a summer BBQ with all of your extended family and friends, or you’re looking for a quiet area

How You Can Make The Most Out Of Your Garden Next Year.

Image Credit Getting the most out of your garden can be tricky. For want of any better use, people tend to associate their garden as an area for children to play in. Or even maybe an inconvenience or another chore to add to the never-ending to do list. It might even be seen as a place to socialize with friends and family while enjoying a BBQ and a few drinks,

Fun Activities That Will Get Your Kids into Vegetable Gardening.

Source People all around the world enjoy the hobby of gardening. It is a great way to relieve stress from your daily life, as well as grow nutritious food for your family. Once you get involved in vegetable gardening, it is easy to see why so many people enjoy it. However, it can be difficult to convince people to start this hobby. Your children, for instance, might be reluctant to

Does Office Design Really Affect Productivity?

In recent years, a lot of research has shown that our predominant orientation in regard to office design is wrong, and that it actually affects our employees productivity. There are many things to take into account when it comes to office design, and we are here to show you just what to look after in order to maintain and increase a healthy level of productivity. 1. Not having enough natural

How to Take Good Care of Your Garden.

  A healthy garden needs regular maintenance all through the growing season. The plants require nutrients, sun, and water to grow. As a gardener, you will only have to worry about water and nutrients if your garden gets plenty of sunshine which is inconsequential when compared to the many benefits you will gain. General upkeep and disease/pest prevention will not take up too much of your time either. If you

From Winter Garden Maintenance To Handy Garden Elegance.

Image credit The red leaves are falling everywhere, and your garden is turning into a great, big puddle of mud. Yes, that’s the fall season for you. For a lot of people, the colder months of the year are about staying inside, by the fireplace, with a nice book and a hot cup of cocoa, while forgetting everything about your garden until the spring is back. Don’t just assume that

Make Your Garden The Envy Of The Neighborhood.

Pixabay Do you want your garden to stand out from the rest of the street? Perhaps you want to make your backyard the feature of your home that everyone talks about. If that’s the case, you need to consider adding some unique, interesting and exciting additions to your garden. There are plenty of different possibilities here whether you want to stay ‘au natural’ or benefit from the greatest tech and

Why contract a landscaping company?

Image credit If you are reading this, you probably have a pretty good idea of what landscaping is already and also why you need it. What you may not know is that any activity that causes a visible change in the features of an area of land is considered landscaping as well. This includes flora or fauna, bodies of water, landforms, terrain elevation and shape, gardening, the weather and even

Garden Maintenance Tips to Take Care of This Spring.

Image source The sun is out, the birds are singing a sweet song, and your garden is starting to come back to life – it’s time to pull on those gardening gloves and get to work. With just a little hard work from you, your outside space will be blooming beautiful once more. Here are some essential garden maintenance tips to ensure your garden is as beautiful as it can

Garden Containers Which Can Help You Greenify Your Home

Gardening needs space. Said who? You can grow a garden in easily findable containers. All you need to do is to choose an ideal soil mix, gather several containers and begin planting your seeds. Container gardening is ideal for those who don’t have large private garden spaces, people living in small apartments, and anybody who wants to adorn their home with lovely greenery. Additionally, gardening in containers is ideal for

Just How Difficult Is It To Keep Your Garden Looking Nice.

We make the time and effort to keep our homes looking nice, but many of us fail to give our gardens the same respect – why is that? Because we spend so much time in our homes, we ensure that they stay looking nice. Whereas, when it comes to our gardens, as we tend to spend less time in them, we’re less inclined to commit to keeping them looking nice.

The Secret Garden: Tips On Sprucing Up Your Garden For Cheap!

Image Credit Fixing up the garden is usually a priority in summer, but is never done in the winter. Sometimes the only reason some people end up sprucing up their garden is because they are selling their home, and sometimes, it is just too expensive to do your garden justice. But there are simple and effective ways to give your garden a makeover for a very low cost, and here

How To Look After Your Garden This Winter.

Gardening – you either love it or hate it and it’s definitely not for everyone. Whilst there are some people that love nothing more than to be out in the garden, come rain or sunshine, there are others that dread the thought of having to mow the lawn, let alone anything else.   Getting your hands dirty is the easy part, but having a garden that you’re proud of takes

Gardening and Growing Trends for a Modern Era That You Should Know About.

Image Credit Garden to table gardening has been around for thousands of years. But that doesn’t mean it’s missed out on the advancements modern technology has to offer. Want to know some recent trends in gardening, influenced by technology? The following will have you appreciating modern inventions all over again. The Automated Blackout Greenhouse It’s a greenhouse, but with a controllable light system. In general, having a greenhouse means that you

The Best Spring Gardens Are Made In Winter: Jobs To Do Before The Holidays.

You may think that the winter months are quiet in the world of gardening. However, you’d be wrong. Creating a dazzling spring/summer garden doesn’t happen overnight. If you prepare now, you’ll enjoy the fruits of your labor when warmer climes arrive. If you’re a keen gardener with grand plans for your backyard, here are some jobs to tick off before the holidays. Image by Clearing This is not the