Top 5 Metal Side Gates

Millions of homes in the UK have a side entrance or alleyway that provides access to the back of the property. The problem is that if this is left open, anyone could get in and pose a potential threat. In order to secure your property, you must have a strong, …

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5 Best Driveway Security Posts (Parking Bollards Guide)

Would it shock you to learn that annually, around 75,000 cars are stolen in the UK? That equates to around one every seven minutes! It may be much more difficult to steal a car today, thanks to modern technological advances but savvy thieves will always find a way.  However, when …

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7 Best Gate Letterboxes (Our Top Guide)

If you have a large driveway gate then the last thing you want is to have to leave it open, or open it for the postman every morning. While a lot of houses rely on a built-in letterbox in the front door, a gate letterbox provides a secure and convenient …

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9 Best Remote Control Outdoor Lights

When it comes to outdoor lighting options, there are a lot to choose from. But if you are looking for something convenient then remote control outdoor lights are the way forward. You won’t need to worry about motion sensor activation or relying on a switch, you’ll be able to illuminate …

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9 Best Modern Outdoor Garage Lights

Outdoor illumination is essential for two reasons; safety and the ability to see what you are doing when you return home in the hours of darkness. Moreover, outdoor garage lighting can add a pleasing aesthetic to your home and many see it as the final touch to a beautiful entranceway.  …

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4 Types Of Gate Opener (Which One Is Right For You!)

Almost any gate can be turned from manual to automatic but the way in which this is done will vary from one gate to the next. Having a gate opener is great for people who want to eliminate the hassle of opening and closing their gates every time they leave …

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Best Driveway Trees (Trees To Line Your Driveway Guide)

Your driveway says a lot about you as a person and your individual style. Not only this, but a well-maintained outdoor area gives an excellent first impression to your guests or if you are trying to market your property. While a beautifully surfaced driveway is a must, it is also …

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Plant Patching to Disguise Broken Paths

Whether you’ve just moved house and inherited a bit of outdoor neglect, or you’ve simply been in your present home so long that the passage of time has taken its inevitable toll, sooner or later most of us come up against what you could call the ‘part damaged drive dilemma’. …

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Driveways: Drainage After The Floods

Between the memory of the country-wide floods in the first few months of 2014, and the prospect of still greater deluges yet to come promised by the newly published report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), drainage has, surely, never been more firmly in our minds. There’s nothing …

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