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5 Ways To Make Your Home Exterior More Appealing

5 Ways To Make Your Home Exterior More Appealing

Simple tweaks to the home exterior, whether modern or traditional, can improve the overall look and feel of the property. For those brave enough, substantial changes can create dramatic, impactful architecture and a welcoming approach. A well thought-out design will...

Exterior design: evaluating gravel driveways

Exterior design: evaluating gravel driveways

The design of a property’s exterior should never be overlooked, as the appearance of this space will be the difference between adding or losing value on it. A sweeping gravel driveway will add value to a home, by as much as 5-10% according to experts, depending on the...

Brighten up your gravel driveway and front garden

Brighten up your gravel driveway and front garden

Now spring is in full swing with the lighter days and the sound of birds tweeting in the bushes, it is the perfect time to give your gravel driveway and front garden some attention. Sprucing up your gravel driveway along with the front garden provides a welcoming...

Using edging to create a perfect gravel driveway

Using edging to create a perfect gravel driveway

Creating the perfect gravel driveway is a fine art from the landscaping products used to the quality of installation. As all landscapers know, their reputation depends on the finished result. Edging is often an underrated component of a gravel driveway and can be...

Why are SuDs Sustainable?

Why are SuDs Sustainable?

Sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDs) are landscape solutions designed to prevent surface water being directed through a network of sewers and pipes, which lead to nearby watercourses. Actionable measures such as The National Planning Policy Framework have been...

What Type Of Gravel Is Best For A Driveway?

What Type Of Gravel Is Best For A Driveway?

For many people, when installing a gravel driveway, the finished aesthetic is the most important factor. After all, this is what is left after the messy work has been done. With so much choice out there, choosing the right gravel can be a daunting task. Contrary to...

Gravel grids preserve labyrinth design at luxury B&B

Gravel grids preserve labyrinth design at luxury B&B

Situated within the heart of Dalby Forest in the North York Moors National Park lies High Dalby House and Cottages, luxury bed and breakfast accommodation, which offers a peaceful environment for guests to recharge and relax. Owners, Ian and Linda pride themselves on...

Beauxfort Gravelrings gravel grids backed by multi-year warranties

Beauxfort Gravelrings gravel grids backed by multi-year warranties

When it comes to stabilising ground and solving the issue of gravel migration and movement, Beauxfort understands that there are any number of options to choose from. With so many options available, it can be hard to distinguish which gravel grids are value for money...

How much gravel is required for a gravel driveway?

How much gravel is required for a gravel driveway?

Whether you’re a professional landscaping contractor with years in the trade or are entirely new to the process, laying a driveway is something that can’t be done well without prior planning. The task of calculating how much aggregate is needed for a gravel driveway...

The 2 Must-Have Gravel Grid Features

The 2 Must-Have Gravel Grid Features

When going to the expense and effort of planning and creating a dream gravel driveway for yourself or a client, you want to ensure it lasts for many years to come. It is well known that gravel grids are a worthy investment but navigating the gravel grid market is a...