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  1. Garden Decking Designs for You

    Garden Decking Designs for You

    Benefits of Using Garden Decking

    Smart, stylish and usually maintenance-free, garden decking makes a wonderful addition to any outdoor area. Viewed as far more attractive and luxurious than paving, decking is a great way to extend your living space and increase the value of your home.

    The case for garden decking, therefore, is clear, but once you’ve decided to install it, you’ll need to choose the best type of decking for your outdoor space.

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  2. How to Install A Garden Arbour

    How to Install A Garden Arbour

    About Garden Arbours

    If you're a DIY novice and wondering how to install a garden arbour, don't worry, it's a relatively straightforward process. Still, getting it exactly right first time will ensure your arbour withstands even the worst of weather and remains a much-loved fixture in your garden for many years to come.

    Garden arbours sport a variety of timeless designs, ranging from simple, understated elegance to stunning garden focal points, especially when they include trellis adorned with climbing plants.

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  3. Bike Sheds - A Guide to Bike Storage

    Bike Sheds - A Guide to Bike Storage

    Bike Sheds Are Among the UK’s Favourite Garden Sheds

    Bike ownership is at record levels, leading some people to argue that cycling is the UK’s national sport. Consequently, there are now a huge number of bike sheds for sale.

    If this trend continues, bike storage sheds will soon overtake traditional wooden sheds as the nation’s favourite garden buildings.

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  4. 5 Standout Garden Seats

    5 Standout Garden Seats

    Garden Furniture Is A Sound Investment

    There are few things in life more enjoyable than soaking up a bit of sunshine, so what better way to celebrate the start of summer than by purchasing some beautiful, new outdoor furniture?

    High-quality garden seating is always a sound investment, being much used, highly practical and a cost-effective way to enhance your garden’s design.

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  5. How to Attach Garden Trellis to a Fence Panel or Wall

    How to Attach Garden Trellis to a Fence Panel or Wall

    The Benefits of Garden Trellis

    Trellis, also known as lattice, not only looks attractive in its own right, it is also the perfect way to train climbers.

    This means that you can create a uniquely beautiful garden fence or add interest to an otherwise unremarkable brick wall.

    Trellis is a wonderful way to enhance your garden and, if you erect it correctly, you can enjoy its benefits for many years to come.

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  6. Garden Arches as Focal Points in Your Garden Design

    Garden Arches as Focal Points in Your Garden Design

    Benefits of A Garden Arch

    With warmer weather upon us, now is the time to focus on the layout of your garden.

    A key component of garden design is the garden arch, which makes a wonderful way to frame a walkway or separate different sections of your outdoor space.  

    Whether you opt for a traditional wooden garden arch or prefer the more imposing style of metal garden arches, we have something to perfectly complement your own garden's design.

    So, why not make the most of your weekend and add instant appeal to your garden with one of our premium-quality garden arches?

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  7. Top 4 Decorative Garden Fence Panels

    Top 4 Decorative Garden Fence Panels
    p>Decorative garden fence panels are enjoying a huge surge in popularity of late. Stylish, high-quality, and eye-catching, it’s no surprise many are opting for these contemporary designs over traditional overlap or featheredge fencing.

    Perhaps you’re looking to sell your property, and you need to replace your dilapidated current panels. Which option do you think will boost your curb appeal – standard overlap or striking decorative garden fence panels?

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  8. Paint or Stain a Fence – The Best Way to Care for Fencing

    Paint or Stain a Fence – The Best Way to Care for Fencing

    Why should I paint or stain my fence? 

    Any high-quality wooden fence you buy will carry a guarantee against rot and fungal decay. That’s because, prior to your purchase, the wood will have undergone one of two types of protective treatment: dip treatment or pressure treatment. 

    Dip treated wood will need re-treating annually for the preservative to remain effective. Pressure treated wood, although not for a considerable amount of time, will eventually need re-treating too. There’s no escaping it; at some point or another, all wood needs protecting from rot, insects, wear and tear if it is to remain healthy and maintain its attractive ap

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  9. How to Stop a Fence Rotting

    How to Stop a Fence Rotting

    When was the last time you inspected your garden fence for signs of rot and fungal decay?

    Oh, you can’t tell me? Tut-tut, that just won’t do.

    Unbeknownst to many, the greatest threat to any innocent run of garden fencing isn’t powerful, gale-force winds - extreme weather of this nature is so unlikely in this country - nor a swift, slat-splitting kick from a hooligan idly destroying every panel within a two-mile radius.

    No, the true arch-nemesis of your fence panels and posts is far more banal. Slowly it creeps, until your entire fencing run is consumed, rendering it useless, and your pockets empty. Rot, is the most perilous hazard facing your fence panels and posts.

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  10. Garden Storage Reminder - Everything Will Eventually Need Packing Away

    Garden Storage Reminder - Everything Will Eventually Need Packing Away

    Be Prepared for the End of Summer with Garden Storage

    Here at Buy Fencing Direct, we’re loving this summer every bit as much as you are, but we do feel duty-bound to offer you just the gentlest little reminder. We don’t want to be party poopers, or wish time away, but in around 2 months’ time, your new barbecue, garden furniture, games and tools will all need packing away.

    Do you have somewhere to store them? You don’t? Well, don’t let that concern interrupt your summer, for, as always, we are here to help.

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