Dave and Angela Mackay, Directors of Turfland and pioneers in the online turf business Turfonline; have announced this week that they are planning to make a big change in their lives.
At Turfonline, we specialise in growing lawn turf. But did you know that our Parent Company, Harrowden Turf Ltd, can supply a green roof kit that will make your shed roof come alive?
Autumn lawncare is like a magic formula for a lovely summer lawn. What you do in the run-up to Christmas will make a huge difference to the colour, vigour and health of your lawn next year.
If you think that autumn is the time of year when plants die, you’re in for a big surprise. Yes, the leaves fall off trees, flowers fade away, bedding plants shrivel and bright colours turn to brown. But what you see happening above the ground is no reflection on what’s happening at grass roots level (sorry about the pun, couldn’t help myself). That’s why autumn is a great time of year to lay turf.
Some gardeners see autumn as the end of the gardening year. As a keen gardener and a farmer’s wife, I see autumn not as the end of the growing season but as the beginning. Autumn lawn care prepares your garden for next summer’s shenanigans.
Harrowden Turf to exhibit at Landscape 2016 in Battersea Park
Visitors to www.turfonline.co.uk will have a unique opportunity to see some of the products offered online “in the flesh” on 13th and 14th September in Battersea, London. Harrowden Turf Ltd will be exhibiting at Landscape 2016. A two-day event aimed at landscapers and garden designers who are looking for inspiration and information.
Answers to Questions such as “Do you really need to buy extra topsoil for turfing? and “What is the best type of topsoil for laying a lawn?”.
Buying turf online is a safe and easy as long as you follow a few simple guide lines:
Check for independent turf reviews:
It pays to buy from a company with independent reviews. If a company is posting their own reviews then it is unlikely that they will allow any particularly disparaging testimonials to appear.
There are two meanings for the phrase “Meadow Turf”. In this blogpost we’ll discover what Meadow Turf is and how to install it.
When it comes to laying turf, the secret of success lies in preparing the ground properly. Applying pre-turfing fertiliser is an important part of that preparation and here’s why…