Should I Have Paving or Decking in My Garden?

If you’re looking to improve your living areas in and around your home, it’s likely that you’ve considered doing something with the garden. Make the most of the fresh air by creating a space outdoors where you can entertain and ask yourself, what’s the right decking for me? This month, R&J Landscapes are here to […]

Which driveway material is best for you?

  Which driveway material is best for you? Hard landscaping and driveways are always difficult to get right because there are so many types of materials to choose from and of course, you want to select something that’s hard wearing, attractive and fit for purpose. This month, R&J Landscapes are here to go through each […]

Inspirational Patio Design Ideas

Hard landscaping can be a difficult task for many – especially when you’re trying to strike the right balance between the beauty of nature and the stunning design of man-made features – such as walkways, stairs and patios. This month, our experts are here to shed light on how to add practical touches without taking […]

Landscaping ideas for small gardens

It is always possible to go big in terms of landscaping – even when you’re working with a small garden. Just because you have a limited space doesn’t mean that your ideas must be limited too. Work with your landscape and go against those size constraints. If you wish to wow yourself and guests, take […]

10 Simple Landscaping Ideas to Dog-proof Your Garden

R&J Landscapes understand that for some, a house becomes a home when it’s shared with with a family pet, but sharing your lovely landscape with a fun and feisty dog isn’t always kind to your garden. This month, R&J Landscapes are here to share some dog-proofing landscape ideas that will keep your furry friend happy […]

Top 10 plants that bloom in spring and summer

  After what feels like a year of winter, peering out onto a drab and dull garden – we’re raring to embrace the beauty and warmth that spring and summer bring back to our landscapes. With this in mind, it’s time to find out the top 10 plants you should be planting, to ensure an […]

Why lawn care is important! 4 Tips for Greener Grass

  A neglected and unhealthy garden can deteriorate quickly, the grass can become discoloured, patchy, dry and even catch a disease regardless of the season. Not only does it make your home look tired but it can deter you and your family away from enjoying the fun the outdoors offers. Maintaining your lawn should be […]

Winter Protection Tips for Block Paving

  It’s easy to feel at a loss when it comes to winter protection outside in your garden but if you’ve been wondering what to do with your block paving – whether it’s your driveway, path or patio – there are a few things you can do to maintain and protect it during the cold […]

What can you do for your garden in November?

  You may be wondering what you can do to ensure your garden stays healthy during the cold winter season, which is why the experts at R&J Landscapes have put together a quick guide for our important customers. Help maintain your garden when it needs it most, to guarantee a lush, beautiful landscape across all […]

When is the best time of year to install a new fence?

There’s plenty to think about when installing a new fence on your property. Besides budget, material, size and design, another key consideration is time: ‘when should I arrange for a fence to be erected?’ Choosing the perfect time for a fence installation can help make the process easier for your own DIY project but a […]