Wednesday, 4 October 2017
Garden maintenance in Chiswick – what can we do in winter?
Winter is just around the corner and it may seem like there will be nothing to do in the garden. However, compared to other times of year, where there seems to be a never-ending new set of tasks, the winter offers a time of dormancy where you can get to the kind of jobs that usually get forgotten. Town and Country Gardens can help you with your garden maintenance in Chiswick, even during the winter months. Below are just a few of the jobs we can help with.
Tool maintenance and cleaning
A good way to prevent the spread of disease is to ensure that your equipment is clean and ready for next season. Now that all your pots and tools are no longer getting so much use, it’s a good time to give them a thorough cleansing. It’s also time to sharpen tools that need it and make sure they are properly stowed so they don’t suffer damage over the winter months. We can get everything out and sort this for you when we are doing your garden
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
The basics of organic gardening
Deciding to follow an organic strategy in your garden does not have to be hard work. Many organic techniques can actually means less work in the long run. However, it does require commitment to certain principals and some patience. Town and Country Gardens can help you make a start on developing your organic garden or we can implement a comprehensive garden maintenance plan for you.
Pests are the bane of every gardener. A tribe of slugs can demolish weeks of hard work and often require an aggressive strategy to keep them under control if you want to have an organic garden. At Town and Country Gardens, we can advise you on the various methods of organic pest control when you choose garden maintenance in Wimbledon with us.
Depending on the amount of coverage, there are a number of natural solutions for dealing with weeds. When you choose garden maintenance in Wimbledon from Town and Country Gardens, we stay on top of your weeds for you. This can either be through old-fashioned uprooting or we can implement
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
From micro-landscaping to long-term projects
At Town and Country Gardens, we take pride in creating beautiful spaces for our clients regardless of the size of their property. Whether we are revolutionising smaller spaces or reshaping large landscapes, we enjoy it all. Our team work together to get your landscape gardening project up and running as soon as possible when you engage our services.
We know that gardens are more than just an extension of your house. They can offer a boost to your lifestyle, a place to relax and socialise, and somewhere for you and your family to enjoy spending time together.
Small area, big impact
Just because you have a smaller garden, there is no reason why you cannot engage someone offering landscape gardening in Richmond, such as Town and Country Gardens. There are lots of techniques that can be applied to less expansive spaces to maximise their potential. For example, an excellent plan will take advantage of perspective and zoning to make areas feel bigger and like there are a variety of available experiences. Colour and different varieties of plants can be
Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Helpful garden insects and how to encourage them
We all need a helping hand in the garden sometimes. When you have garden maintenance in Chiswick with Town and Country Gardens, we can take care of creating the outdoor space that you want. We balance functionality and form and ensure that you have the level of participation that you want from completely hands-off to just having a few things to do here and there.
There are other avenues you can explore if you want extra help in the garden. Nature is on hand and, with the right encouragement, it can be shaped to balance the ecosystem of your garden in a beneficial way. When you have garden maintenance in Chiswick from Town and Country Gardens, we use our experience and knowledge to achieve an attractive environment for natural helpers. Insects and other bugs can help with pest control, pollination and the condition of your soil.
Bees are vital for a healthy and productive garden. They move from plant to plant and assist with pollination. To encourage bees, you need to plant pollen rich varieties, avoid using harsh chemicals,