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How to make a Garden Gate

How to make a Garden Gate

If you’re wanting to learn how to make a garden gate, you’re in luck. This guide will help you put together the perfect garden gate for all your wants, needs and wishes! Preparation It’s worth noting that there are various ways you can build a gate the wrong way, so we only recommend making a garden gate if you’re particularly handy or confident in your abilities. Otherwise, a tradesperson would do an excellent job, and would also save you precious time and money.Tools and materials …
9th Mar 2022 Emily Green
How to lay turf

How to lay turf

Laying turf is the easiest way to create a new lawn, giving you a brand-new garden in just a few hours! You can also check out or social media pages for customer pictures of our wide selection of turf online. Tools you will need: Turf Wheelbarrow Garden spade Loam topsoil Garden rake A sharp knife Watering can How and when to lay turf The best time to lay turf is during spring or autumn, when rain will help the new grass establish roots in time for summer sun or …
9th Mar 2022 Emily Green
How to lay Artificial Grass

How to lay Artificial Grass

After purchasing artificial grass, it can be overwhelming to suddenly realise you aren’t sure how to install it. Therefore, we’ve put together the ultimate ‘how-to’ guide, with fully detailed installation steps to ensure that you’re following all the best practices. By following these steps, you’ll be relaxing in your brand-new artificial grass garden soon enough. Preparing your lawn The first thing to do, which is also one of the most important steps, is to make sure you measu …
9th Feb 2022 Emily Green
Insulation Explained

Insulation Explained

A guide to how insulation can save you time and money, keeping your home warm and peaceful. A poorly insulated home can cost you a lot of money and energy. This is because you will naturally need to use heating and cooling devices (such as radiators and fans) to get the right temperature that good insulation would be able to help with. Therefore, insulating a building can greatly reduce your energy consumption.  When we talk about insulation, it’s important to remember that whilst th …
3rd Dec 2021 Kat Musselwhite
Everything you need to know about our Trex range

Everything you need to know about our Trex range

Explore this article about the Trex composite decking colours and ranges Howarth Timber & Building Supplies offer.   Trex have three ranges available that are suitable for all budgets, desires and needs. The above picture summarises the key differences between each of the Trex ranges, allowing you to make an informed decision on how to transform your outside space.Trex Transcend - The professional's choice  TREX® AT ITS VERY BEST! Transcend is our premium rang …
3rd Dec 2021